Christina Matthysen1

F, #13493, b. before 17 June 1703
Mother*Elizabeth van Wijck1 b. c 1680, d. b 3 May 1722

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Last Edited15/09/2016
Birth*Christina Matthysen was born before 17 June 1703 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.2,1
BaptismChristina Matthysen was baptized on 17 June 1703 de Caep de Goede Hoop.3,4 
Marriage*She married Christoffel Borchert on 3 June 1742 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The marriage was performed by Ds. Salomon van Echten.5
LoversCirca 1715 Christina Matthysen and Johann Jacob Stockfleth were lovers de Caep de Goede Hoop.6  
MarriageShe married Caspar Heinrich Badenhorst, son of PN Badenhorst, on 4 August 1724 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.7,8

Family 1

Johann Jacob Stockfleth b. c 1695, d. c 1730

Family 2

Caspar Heinrich Badenhorst b. c 1680, d. 1742
  • Caspar Hendrik Badenhorst7 b. b 20 May 1725
  • Gerrit Hendrik Badenhorst7 b. b 27 Dec 1727
  • Johan Hendrik Badenhorst7 b. b 29 Jul 1731
  • Willem Hendrik Badenhorst7 b. b 1 Nov 1733
  • Floris Hendrik Badenhorst7 b. b 13 May 1736
Names in the record, in publications, etc.3 June 1742, the name of Christina was written in the record as Christina Mattheyse.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), p.461; Elisabeth v. Wyk had two more children: Willem v. Dyk, by Joost Pietersz v. Dyk (bapt. 14.6.1705) and Christina Matthysen. (Bdlr. 2: 85.) Cf. Johann Jacob Stockfleth and Caspar Heinrich Badenhorst.. Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  2. [S542] E-mails from Mansell Upham (e-mail address) to Delia Robertson, 2000 to 2008 (Personal Library, Email Upham) "Christina [Matthijs/sen] halfslag baptized Christijn 7 June 1703 (mother: Lysbeth van de Caep)."
  3. [S502] Website Family Search ( "17 Junij [1703]: Een kind van Lysbeth vande Caab Christijn halfs[slag], last accessed 31 August 2015. My thanks to Anrie Hoogendoorn for pointing me to this online record."
  4. [S542] E-mails from Mansell Upham to Delia Robertson, 2000 to 2008 "Christina [Matthijs/sen] halfslag baptized Christijn 17 June 1703 (mother: Lysbeth van de Caep)."
  5. [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.
    3 Juny [1742]. Christoffel Borchert van Bernheide Jongman, en Christina Mattheyse van Cabo de Goede Hoop; wed van Casper Batenhorst.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  6. [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia, STOCKFLETH, JOHANN JACOB (S), St. had an illeg. son, Herman, by Christina Matthyssen, bapt. 3.11.1715.
  7. [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.
  8. [S470] Marriage Register, Drakenstein I Marriages, Christoffel Borchert van Bernheide Jongman, en Christina Mattheyse van Cabo de Goede Hoop; wed van Casper Batenhorst.

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