Caspar Heinrich Badenhorst1

M, #13489, b. circa 1680, d. 1742
Father*PN Badenhorst2 b. c 1640

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Last Edited22/04/2011
Birth*Caspar Heinrich Badenhorst was born circa 1680 in Wiedenbrügge, Germany.1
Marriage*He married Aeltje Putter, daughter of Dietrich Putter and Zacharia Jansz Visser, on 1 September 1713 de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
Marriage*He married Christina Matthysen, daughter of Elizabeth van Wijck, on 4 August 1724 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.3,4
Death*He died in 1742 de Caep de Goede Hoop.1

Family 1

Aeltje Putter b. 5 Sep 1694, d. b 4 Aug 1724
  • Frans Hendrik Badenhorst3 b. b 28 Oct 1714

Family 2

Christina Matthysen b. b 17 Jun 1703
  • Caspar Hendrik Badenhorst3 b. b 20 May 1725
  • Gerrit Hendrik Badenhorst3 b. b 27 Dec 1727
  • Johan Hendrik Badenhorst3 b. b 29 Jul 1731
  • Willem Hendrik Badenhorst3 b. b 1 Nov 1733
  • Floris Hendrik Badenhorst3 b. b 13 May 1736
Baptisms - WitnessCaspar Heinrich Badenhorst and Johanna van Eck witnessed the baptism of Jan Steenkamp on 19 October 1721 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town).5


  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), BADENHORST, CASPAR HEINRICH .-Wiedenbrügge. So. 1696, farmhand 1697-99 and 1702-? ~ As b. and agriculturist (1) 1.9.1713 Aletta Putters, (2) Christina Matthys (q.v. under Nikolaus von Wielligh). 6 children (5 by his second wife). † 1742, leaving two farms: "Klipheuvel" and "Patrys Valley". (GMR 1696; CJ 1123, p. 167; CJ 1124: 305; Inv. O.C. 6: 55; G.R. nr. 15.). Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  2. [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia, BADENHORST, FRANZ HEINRICH.-Brother of Caspar Heinrich B. (q.v.). * 1674, arr. as so., on loan as farmhand 1698 till after 1700. †1738 as burgher of Stellenbosch. (CJ 1123, p. 219, Stellenbosch Arch., vol. 650: 41; Test. O.C. 6: 1.).
  3. [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.109. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 1.
  4. [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Christoffel Borchert van Bernheide Jongman, en Christina Mattheyse van Cabo de Goede Hoop; wed van Casper Batenhorst.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  5. [S736] VC 605 (NGK G1-8/2), NGK Baptism Registers 1713-1742 (Cape Town), 2012: [19 October 1721] Jan. Jan Steenkamp, en Johanna van Nek. Caspar Batenhorst, en de moeder., transcribed by Corney Keller, (1713-1742), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1713-1742 (Cape Town).

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