Johann Schimmelpenning1

M, #13476, b. circa 1710

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NGK Drakenstein Marriages 1717-1740NGK Drakenstein Marriages 1717-1749
Last Edited06/11/2014
Birth*Johann Schimmelpenning was born circa 1710 in Ahlenberg, Germany.1
Marriage*He married Maria Coetzee, daughter of Jan Kotze and Hendrina van Hoeting, on 29 December 1741 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The marriage was performed by Ds. Salomon van Echten.2,1
Names in the record, in publications, etc.29 December 1741, the name of Johann was written in the record as Johann Schimmelpenningh.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), SCHIMMELPENNING, JOHANN .-Allenburg or Ahlenherg. So. 1734-39, farmhand 1740 till after 1742. 29.12.1741 Maria Coetsee, wid. Jacobus v.d. Mist (Marr. Reg. of Paarl). 2 children. (GMR 1734-39; CJ 1138 under 30.5.1740; G.R. nr. 842.). Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  2. [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.
    29 December [1741]. Johann Schimmelpenningh van Aleburg Soldaat in diesnt der Ed. Compagnie Jongman en Maria Coetzee van Cabo de Goede Hoop wed. wylen van Jacobus van der Mist.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.

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