Dirk Willem Crafford

M, #5756, b. circa 1700, d. circa 1743

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NGK Drakenstein Marriages 1717-1740NGK Drakenstein Marriages 1717-1749
Last Edited30/01/2015
BirthOrigin*Dirk was from Utrecht and may have been born there circa 1700.1 
Marriage*He married Rachel Joubert, daughter of Pierre Jaubert and Elisabeth Richarde, on 22 January 1730 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.2,3
Death*He died circa 1743.4


Rachel Joubert b. c 1710, d. 1790
Occupation* In 1730 Dirk Willem Crafford was the Court Messenger.5 
Names in the record, in publications, etc.22 January 1730, the name of Dirk was written in the record as Willem Craffort.2


  1. [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, page 672. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 1.
  2. [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Den 22 January 1730 door my aan Stellenbosch getrouwt Willem Craffort van Uytregt geregts Borg aan Kaap de Goede Hoop J.M. met Rachel Joubert van Cabo de Goede Hoop. J.D.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  3. [S34] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, South African Genealogies 4 J-K (Pretoria: Human Sciences Research Council, 1992), page 188. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 4 J-K.
  4. [S208] Hennie C. Joubert, "Joubert voorgeslagte: Frankryk & Suid-Afrika", Familia (Joubert Voorgeslagte) Volume 36 (1999): pp. 106-115. Hereinafter cited as "Joubert voorgeslagte."
  5. [S209] J.E. Malherbe, Pierre Jaubert and his family, Ancestor Series (P.O. Box 37, Franschoek, 7690, South Africa: Huguenot Memorial Museum, 1997), ISBN 1-919892-02-8, pg. 19. Hereinafter cited as Pierre Jaubert and his family.

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