Dirk van der Schyff

M, #5655, b. circa 1719
Father*Harmen Barend van der Schyff1 b. b 21 Mar 1677
Mother*Sijbilla Pretorius1 b. b 29 Oct 1688

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Last Edited02/01/2014
Birth*Dirk van der Schyff was born circa 1719 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.2
Marriage*He married Catharina Meijer, daughter of Lucas Meyer and Agatha Blom, on 6 July 1738 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop.3


Catharina Meijer b. 12 Apr 1716
  • Hermanus Barend van der Schyff2 b. b 5 Apr 1739
  • Lucas van der Schyff2 b. b 7 May 1741


  1. [S191] C.C. de Villiers & C. Pama, Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families III S-Z (Cape Town / Amsterdam: A.A. Balkema, 1966), p.865. Hereinafter cited as Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families III S-Z.
  2. [S191] C.C. de Villiers & C. Pama, Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families III S-Z, p.866.
  3. [S733] VC 621, NGK Marriage Registers 1713-1756 (Cape Town) transcribed by Corney Keller: 1738. Den 6 Julij. Dirk van der Schijf van Cabo de Goede Hoop burger alhier
    jongman, met Catharina Meijer van Cabo voorn: jongedochter., (1713-1756), Cape Town Archives Repository, Private Bag X9025, Cape Town, South Africa, 021-4624050. Hereinafter cited as NGK Marriage Registers 1713-1756 (Cape Town).

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