Christoffel Friedrich Wotky1

M, #12810, b. circa 1730, d. before 18 December 1791

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Last Edited02/01/2014
Birth*Christoffel Friedrich Wotky was born circa 1730 in Silesia.1
Marriage*He married Maria Martha de Pree, daughter of Philippe du Preez and Sibille Potgieter, on 28 February 1768 de Caep de Goede Hoop.1,2
Death*He died before 18 December 1791 de Caep de Goede Hoop.1


Maria Martha de Pree b. b 2 Jun 1731
  • Anna Rosina Wotky3 b. b 4 Sep 1768
  • Christoffel Louis Wotky4 b. b 24 Dec 1769
  • Elisabeth Catharina Wotky3 b. b 20 Sep 1772


  1. [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia of the Germans at the Cape, 1652-1806, Archives Year Book for South African History (Cape Town: Government Printer, Union of South Africa, 1946), WOTKY, CHRISTOFFEL FRIEDRICH (S) .-Cammelwitz in the principality of Wohlau in Silesia. Arr. 1763 as so., field-guard 1764-65, messenger of Swellendam 1766-83, b. 1783. x Maria Martha du Preez, wid. Johann Christian Vogel (q.v.). 3 children. (GMR 1764-83; Res. of 18.11.1783; CJ 701 under 6.1.1777; G.R. nr. 1104; MOOC 14/34 nr. 56 and 14/55 nr. 42.) Cf. Christian Kraft.. Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  2. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke Nageslag van Louis van Bengale en Lijsbeth van die Kaap", Kronos (Die Blanke nageslag . . .) 1 (1979): xx 28.2.1768 Christoffel Frederik Wot(z)ky van Silesië, aankoms 1763, soldaat, bode in Swellendam, burger 1783, stamvader.. Hereinafter cited as "Die Blanke nageslag."
  3. [S191] C.C. de Villiers & C. Pama, Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families III S-Z (Cape Town / Amsterdam: A.A. Balkema, 1966), p.1147. Hereinafter cited as Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families III S-K.
  4. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke nageslag", e10 Christoffel Louis (Wotky) ˜ 24.12.1769.

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