Anna Catharina Rostock

F, #5162, b. before 10 May 1699, d. before 9 August 1735
Father*Jan Lorenz1 b. c 1675
Mother*Anna Elizabeth Michelsz1 b. 19 Sep 1681, d. 1715

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Last Edited24/09/2016
Birth*Anna Catharina Rostock was born before 10 May 1699 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.2
BaptismAnna Catharina Rostock was baptized on 10 May 1699 de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Matthys Michels and Catharina Ustings.3 
Marriage*She married Johan Peter Blom on 11 August 1724 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop.4,5
MarriageShe married Johannes Henning, son of Christoffel Heyningh and Antonetta Adrianus de Visser, on 10 November 1720 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.6,7
MarriageShe married Johann de Jong.8,7
Death*She died before 9 August 1735 de Caep de Goede Hoop.9,7

Family 1

Johannes Henning b. b 23 Jul 1695

Family 2

Johan Peter Blom b. c 1694
Names in the record, in publications, etc.10 November 1720, the name of Anna was written in the record as Catharina Rostok.6
Between 29 September 1726 and 28 September 1727, the name of Anna was written in the record as Katharina Rostok.10
1 October 1730, the name of Anna was written in the record as Catharina Rostock.11
Baptisms - WitnessAnna Catharina Rostock and Jacob le Lievre witnessed the baptism of Anna Elizabeth Human on 29 September 1726 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.12


  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), Children: Anna Catharina (10.5.1699), Maria (18.10.1705), Matthys (1.7.1708), Hans (27.10.1710), Claas (17.5.1713). (Maria, Hans and Claas were baptised at Paarl.) (G.R. nr. 556.). Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  2. [S21] Date estimated by compiler, Delia Robertson and, unless there is corroborating information, should not be considered as anything more than a guide.
  3. [S734] VC 604, NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town): [10 Maij 1699] van Jan Louwrentz en Elisabet Michielse onder getuyge van Matthijs Michielse en Trijntie Offings gent: - Anna Catrijn, (1695-1712), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch, Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town).
  4. [S502] Website Family Search ( "11 ditto [Aug 1724] Jan Pieterse Blom, met Anna Christina Rostok v Cabo
    [DR: Other researches say the date of this marriage is the 4th of August - which as this image shows, is incorrect.]."
  5. [S619] Thys Blom, "Thys Blom email 29 Apr 2011 21:44:03," e-mail message from to Delia Robertson et all, 29 April 2011, Volgens VC 639, p.14 was huwelik 11 Aug. 1724 en nie 04 Aug 1724. tussen JP Blom/AC Rostok en is dit vir my, Thys Blom ... duidelik dat die huwelik 11 Aug. 1724 moet wees en nie 04 Aug 1724.. Hereinafter cited as "Thys Blom email 29 Apr 2011 21:44:03."
  6. [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Anno 1720; Den 10 Nov. Jan Henningh Jongman van Cabo met Catharina Rostok Jonge Dogter mede van daar.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  7. [S267] Roy Lourens, "Roy Lourens e-mail 1," e-mail message from e-mail address (Australia) to GenForum, 14 Feb 2003. Hereinafter cited as "Roy Lourens e-mail 1."
  8. [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia, Anna Catharina ~ (1) 10.11.1719 Johannes Henning, son of Christoffel Henning of Fehrbellin (q.v.); (2) Jan de Jongh; (3) 4.8.1724 Jan Peters Blom of Gerhausen (q.v.).
  9. [S611] Inventory of the personal estate of Anna Catharina Rostick of Stellenbosch, taken 9 August 1735 (Western Cape Archives and Records Service, MOOC 8/59/16 1735) "...getuigje Stellenbosch den 9 Augustus 1735."
  10. [S325] Lorna Newcomb and Ockert Malan, compilers, Annale van Nederduits Gereformeerde Moedergemeente Stellenbosch No 1.., CD-ROM (Stellenbosch) Die Genootskap vir die Kerkversameling, 2004 0-9584832-1-3), Baptism Register, Den 29 September 1726; K: Anna Elizabeth:; V: Jan Hueman; M: Elizabeth Vijoen; G: Jan De Haas; Katharina Rostok
    Den 28 September 1727; K: Johanna Christina; V: Johannes Blom; M: Katharina Rostok; G: Hans Hendrik Hatting, Marija Rostok.. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  11. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Den 1 8br [1730]; Margaretha, de Vaeder is Jan Blom, de Moeder is Catharina Rostock, de Getùijge zyn Johannes Hatting en Margaretha Hatting.
  12. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Den 29 September 1726; K: Anna Elizabeth:; V: Jan Hueman; M: Elizabeth Fijoen; G: Jan De Haas; Katharina Rostok.
  13. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, 1721; Dito [Den 3de April]; Johannis Christofphel, zoon van johannis Henningh en Anna Catharina Rostok, getuig Maria jacobze.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  14. [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, pg 308. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 1.
  15. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Den 28 September 1727 K: Johanna Christina V: Johannes Blom M: Katharina Rostock G: Han Hendrik Hatting Marija Rostock.
  16. [S153] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, S.A. Genealogies 1, page 309.
  17. [S153] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, S.A. Genealogies 1, pg 309.

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