Nikolaus von Wielligh1

M, #13490, b. circa 1690

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NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695
Last Edited15/08/2010
Birth*Nikolaus von Wielligh was born circa 1690 in Hamburg, Germany.1
Marriage*He married Elizabeth van Wijck on 21 August 1718 de Caep de Goede Hoop.1


Elizabeth van Wijck b. c 1680, d. b 3 May 1722
  • Margaretha von Wielligh1 b. b 17 Jul 1706, d. b 4 Jun 1730
  • Matthys von Wielligh1 b. b 6 Oct 1709
  • Nikolaas von Wielligh1 b. b 25 Oct 1711
  • Jacobus von Wielligh1 b. b 1 Apr 1714
  • Johanna von Wielligh1 b. b 3 May 1716
  • Hermanus von Wielligh1 b. b 14 Aug 1718


  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 WIELLIGH, NIKOLAUS (S in MOOC 14: 212).-Hamburg. Arr. with Kolbe, who had chosen him to be his assistant, "schoon by van de mathesis niets wist en daarenboven in cyferen en andere leeroeffeningen onervaren was, bolzalven hetgeen ik hem reeds had geleert". (Kolbe, 1, p. 29.) So. 1705-8, later burgher. ~ (1) 21.8.1718 Elisabeth van Wyk; (2) 3.5.1722 Adriana van Dam, d. of Abraham Pietersz v. Dam of Dirksland and Catharina Smits (Test. O.C. 7: 35); (3) 4.3.172 Maria Cleef, d. of Nikolaus Cleef (q.v.). Children: Margaretha (17.7.1706), Matthys (6.10.1709), Nikolaas (25.10.1711), Jacobus (1.4.1714), Johanna (3.5.1716), Hermanus (14.8.1718), Gesina (25.4.1723), Maria (28.4.1726), Barbara (24.10.1734). 9.3.1743. (GMR 1705-8; G.R. nr. 1076; Test. O.C. 2: 129, 3: 66, 6: 110; Rq. CJ 807: 23.). Hereinafter cited as Personalia.

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