Frans Verkouter1

M, #14023, b. before 11 February 1742
Father*Frans Verkouter1 b. c 1660
Mother*Maria Groothenning1 b. b 27 Dec 1705

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Last Edited10/04/2015
Birth*Frans Verkouter was born before 11 February 1742 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismFrans Verkouter was baptized on 11 February 1742 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Johann Christoffel Dietloff and Katrina van Eden.1 
Marriage*He married Geesje Fortman, daughter of Heinrich Voortman and Catharina Mauritz van der Kaap, circa 1777.2


Geesje Fortman b. b 5 Nov 1752
Names in the record, in publications, etc.18 April 1778, the name of Frans was written in the record as Frans Kauter.3


  1. [S502] Website Family Search ( "[1742] den 11 dito [Februarij]. Frans, de oùderst Frans Verkoùten, en Maria Bok de getùijgen Jan Christoffel Didelof, en Catharina van Eden.…, last accessed 25 July 2012."
  2. [S532] Website The Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA branch ( "assumed, based on baptism of son Jan Stephanus on 18 April 1778."
  3. [S532] Website eGSSA ( "Jan Stephanus
    Baptised: 1778, den 18 April
    Father: Frans Kauter
    Mother: Geertruij Fortman
    Witnesses: Jan Craffort, en Catharina Oosthuijsen."

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