Susanna Fortman1

F, #16168, b. circa 1745
Father*Heinrich Voortman1 b. c 1700, d. b 16 Dec 1759
Mother*Catharina Mauritz van der Kaap1 b. c 1700

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Last Edited11/04/2015
Birth*Susanna Fortman was born circa 1745 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1,2
BaptismSusanna Fortman was baptized on 19 February 1747 Nederduitser Gereformeerde Kerk, Tulbagh, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Dina Brits and Johannis Swanepoel.3 
Marriage*She married Jurgen Pieter Cordier, son of Philippe Cordier and Elisabet Malherbe, on 2 November 1760.4


Jurgen Pieter Cordier b. b 12 Feb 1731


  1. [S532] Website The Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA branch ( "Tulbagh baptisms transcribed."
  2. [S21] Date estimated by compiler, Delia Robertson and, unless there is corroborating information, should not be considered as anything more than a guide - based on her ascribed marriage date of 2 November 1760.
  3. [S532] Website eGSSA ( "Susanna
    Baptised: 1747, Den 19 Feb
    Father: Hendrik Fortman
    Mother: Caatje Hottentotin
    Witnesses: Johannes Swanepoel, en Dina Brits."
  4. [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. 662: [b8c7] Jurgen Pieter [Cordier] ~ 12.2.1731 x 2.11.1760 Susanna VOORTMAN d.v. Hendrik Voortman en Catharina Mauritz v.d.K.. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 1.
  5. [S532] Website eGSSA ( "Jurgens Johannes petrus
    Baptised: 1761, den 11 Januarij
    Father: Jurgen Joh' Petrus Cortje
    Mother: Susanna fortman
    Witnesses: Michiel Hofman, Catherina Maurits
    Additional notes: NB: Deese [kind] sijn gedoopt aan de Perel behoorende Egter onder deese gemeente enz."

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