Jacobus van Böllen1

M, #13473, b. before 3 May 1716
Father*Jan Jansz von Böllen1 b. c 1695
Mother*Anna van de Caep van Christina1 b. c 1687

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Last Edited27/10/2021
Birth*Jacobus van Böllen was born before 3 May 1716 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismJacobus van Böllen was baptized on 3 May 1716 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop.2,1 
Marriage*He married Susanna Praal, daughter of Pierre Pinard and Jeanne Terrier, on 17 September 1741 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.3,4,5
Names in the record, in publications, etc.17 September 1741, the name of Jacobus was written in the record as Jacobus van Beelen.3


  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), VON BÖLLEN, JAN JANS (S), generally spelt VAN BEULEN or BELEN.- Dithmarschen. Stable-boy 1712, coachman 1713-18, b. 1719. ~ 26 .11 .1719 Anna of the C., also called Anna van der Heyde. 4 children: Johanna (* 1714), Jacobus (3.5.1716), Catharina (18.9.1718), Johannes or Jan. (GMR 1712-18; Rq. 1724: 99; Test. Q.C. 3: 118; Test. CJ 1072: 26; C 730: 4; G.R. nr. 242.). Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  2. [S736] VC 605 (NGK G1-8/2), NGK Baptism Registers 1713-1742 (Cape Town), 2012: [3 Maii 1716] Jacobus; Jan Jansz, en Anna van der Heijden; Jan Jansz, en Magdalena Leij., transcribed by Corney Keller, (1713-1742), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch http://www.eggsa.org/sarecords/. Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1713-1742 (Cape Town).
  3. [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Personen in den Huwelyken Staat bevestigd door Predekant. Salomon van Echten.
    " " [17 Sept. 1741]. Jacobus van Beelen Burger van Cabo de Goede Hoop aan Drakenstein J.M. en Susanna Praal. van Cabo de Goede Hoop voorneomd J.D.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  4. [S190] C.C. de Villiers & C. Pama, Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families II L-R (Cape Town / Amsterdam: A.A. Balkema, 1966), p.691. Hereinafter cited as Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families II L-R.
  5. [S153] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, South African Genealogies 1 A-C, HSRC SA Genealogies (Pretoria: Institute for Historical Research, Division Genealogical Research, Pretoria, 1986, 1989), ISBN 0-620-23962-X, p.211. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 1.

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