Hester van Wyk

F, #6126, b. 23 October 1712
Father*Arie van Wijk1 b. b 18 Jan 1668, d. bt Apr 1713 - 2 Dec 1713
Mother*Cornelia Helm1 b. b 17 Sep 1673, d. bt 23 May 1720 - 21 Jun 1720

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Last Edited05/11/2014
BirthHester van Wyk was born before 23 October 1712 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.2,1
Marriage*She married Pieter van Zeyl, son of Willem Willemsz van Zijl and Christina van Loveren, on 26 September 1734 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.3
Names in the record, in publications, etc.26 September 1734, the name of Hester was written in the record as Hester van Wijk.3
BaptismsHester van Wyk was baptized on 23 October 1712 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Sophia Cloete and Peter Kolb.4,1 See: Baptism of Hester van Wyk


  1. [S324] GSSA, "Die VAN WYK-families van Suid-Afrika, Uitgawe 3", 6 Feb 2010 (Pretoria). , Citing the NG Kerk Stellenbosch baptism register, p.68. Hereinafter cited as "Die VAN WYK-families van Suid-Afrika, Uitgawe 3."
  2. [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. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  3. [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Den 26 7br [1734]. Pieter van Zeyl van Cabo burger aan Drakensteyn Jongm. met Hester van Wijk van Cabo voornoemdt. J:D:. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  4. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Hester, d' Vader Ary van Wyk, Moeder Cornelia Helmes, getu Pieter Kolbe, Sofia Cloeten 23 8ter 1812
    Peter Kolb, 'n reisiger, was in die Kaap 1705 -1712. Hy word veral onthou vir sy beskrywing van die Kaap de Goede Hoop wat uitgegee is in Nuremberg (1719).

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