Jacobus Cordier

M, #6432, b. 25 October 1689
Father*Louis Cordier1 b. 29 Mar 1656, d. 1702
Mother*Francoise Martinet1 b. c 1655

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Last Edited11/02/2015
BirthJacobus Cordier was born before 25 October 1689 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.2
Names in the record, in publications, etc.15 May 1701, the name of Jacobus was written in the record as Jacob Cordie.3
Between 29 September 1709 and 1 June 1710, the name of Jacobus was written in the record as Jacob Cordier.4,5
BaptismsJacobus Cordier was baptized on 25 October 1689 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Fransina Marsinje[t], Maria le Clerq and Jacobus de Savoye.6,1
Baptisms - WitnessJacobus Cordier and Jeanne Cordier, Louisa Cordier and Marie Cordier witnessed the baptism of Marie Fourie on 26 October 1698 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.7
He and Isabeau de Villiers witnessed the baptism of Elizabet Fracassé on 15 May 1701 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.3
He and Beatrix Harmensz Potgieter witnessed the baptism of Susanna Jacob on 29 September 1709 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.4
He and Geertruy du Toit witnessed the baptism of Jacques Fourie on 1 June 1710 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.5


  1. [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.
  2. [S21] Date estimated by compiler, Delia Robertson and, unless there is corroborating information, should not be considered as anything more than a guide - based on date of baptism.
  3. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, Le 15 May 1701; Elizabet fille de Matthieu Frachas ed de Janne Cordie Le temoins et Jacob Cordie; et Elizabet Villiers, pour Marraine. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  4. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Sùsanna, de Vader Daniel Jacobse, de Moeder Laùwerentia Cordier, getùygen Jacob Cordier, met Beatrix Potgieter 29e 7br 1709.
  5. [S408] Baptism Register, Drakenstein I Baptisms, [1710] 1 Junij. Jacque. d'Vader Louis Flourij, d Moeder Susanna Cordier. Getuygen Jacob Cordier, en Geertruyt du Toit.
  6. [S397] NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.), 1665-1695: ao. 1689. Den 25 dito (October) Aen Stellenbosch een kindt ghedoopt waer van vader is Lou[i ] Cordier de moeder Fransina Marsinje[t] als ghetuijge stonden Jacobus de Savoye ende Maria le Clerq ende ghenaemt Jacobus, transcribed by Richard Ball, Norfolk, England, (May 2006), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch http://www.eggsa.org/. Hereinafter cited as Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.).
  7. [S408] Baptism Register, Drakenstein I Baptisms, Le 26 Octobre Lannée ditau [1698]
    Marie fille de Louis Florij Et de Susanne Cordie pour temoins Jacob Cordie Et Sa Soeur Cordie pour Maraine.
    I suspect the second witness of this baptism is Louisa Cordier, sister of Jacob and Suzanne Cordier and married to Daniel Jacob.

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