Samuel Walter1

M, #13448, b. circa 1676

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Last Edited24/06/2017
Birth*Samuel Walter was born circa 1676 in Preszburg, Germany.1
Marriage*He married Maria van der Westhuijsen, daughter of Pieter Jansz van der Westhuijsen and Maria Hendricksz Winkelhausen, on 22 March 1711 de Caep de Goede Hoop.1

Family 1

Catharina van de Cust b. c 1677

Family 2

Maria van der Westhuijsen b. b 6 Oct 1675
Baptisms - WitnessSamuel Walter and Maria van der Westhuijsen witnessed the baptism of Helena van Rooijen on 16 October 1712 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town).2


  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), WALTER, SAMUEL (S).-Preszburg. So. since 1696, farmhand 1707-10. x 22.3.1711 Maria v.d. Westhuysen, wid. Cornelis v. Niekerk. 9 children. One illeg. son, Lodewyk Bernardus (14.12.1710), by Catharina of Ceylon. (GMR 1696 ff; CJ 1125: 180; CJ 1126: 22; G.R. nr. 1047; Test. in Stellenbosch Arch., vol. 650: 47.). Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  2. [S734] VC 604, NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town): 16 8b:r [October 1712] van Anthonij van Roijen, en Aletta van Nieuwkerken; de getuigen Samuel Walter, en Maria van de Westhuisen. - Helena, (1695-1712), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch, Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town).
  3. [S502] Website Family Search (
  4. [S734] VC 604, NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town), 1695-1712, Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch

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