Sophia van Rooyen

F, #6067, b. 7 February 1723
Father*Cornelis van Rooyen1 b. c 1695
Mother*Jacomina Gerritsz van Deventer1 b. 9 Mar 1692, d. c 1737
ChartsDescendants of Catharina van Palliacatta

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Last Edited07/10/2014
BirthSophia van Rooyen was born before 7 February 1723 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.2
Marriage*She married Jacobus Botha, son of Jacobus Botha and Elsij Snijman, on 26 April 1739 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.3


Jacobus Botha b. 8 Aug 1717
  • Elsie Botha4 b. b 13 Mar 1740
  • Cornelis Botha5 b. b 23 Nov 1742
  • Anna Margaretha Botha5 b. b 22 Jun 1749
  • Magdalena Botha5 b. b 7 Mar 1751
BaptismsSophia van Rooyen was baptized on 7 February 1723 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.2,1


  1. [S317] Webpage Van Rooyen Webpage (…).
  2. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, 1723; Den 7de Febr; Sophia, Doghter van Cornelis Van Roien en Jacomina Van Deventer.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  3. [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Personen in den Huwelyken Staat bevestigd door Predekant. Salomon van Echten.
    26 April [1739]. Jacobus Botha de Jonge van Cabo de Hoede Hoop Burger van Drakensteyn J.M. en Sophia van Rooyen van Cabo. Voornmd. J.D.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  4. [S629] Personal communications between Mansell Upham and Delia Robertson, 2010-present.
  5. [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.376. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 1.

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