Lowies Nel

M, #6519, b. 16 February 1721
Father*Jean Néel1 b. b 4 May 1687, d. 1740
Mother*Susanna Fourie1 b. bt 26 Oct 1698 - 27 Mar 1701

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NGK Stellenbosch Baptisms 1688-1732NGK Stellenbosch Baptisms 1688-1732
Last Edited25/09/2012
BirthLowies Nel was born before 16 February 1721 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
Marriage*He married Marija Rùsseaù, daughter of Pierre Rousseau and Marie Retiff, on 27 December 1747 de Caep de Goede Hoop.2


Marija Rùsseaù b. b 29 Jan 1730
  • Johannes Petrus Nel4 b. 26 May 1749, d. 1 Jul 1814
  • Louis Nel5 b. b 14 Feb 1751
  • Susanna Nel6 b. b 11 Oct 1756
BaptismsLowies Nel was baptized on 16 February 1721 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Louis Fourie and Louisa Cordier.3


  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. [S190] C.C. de Villiers & C. Pama, Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families II L-R (Cape Town / Amsterdam: A.A. Balkema, 1966), p.625, 801. Hereinafter cited as Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families II L-R.
  3. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Lowies, d' Vader Joannes Nel, d' Moeder Susanna Fleurie getu Louwies Flourij, en Louwies Cordier: 16e Feb 1721.
  4. [S190] C.C. de Villiers & C. Pama, Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families II L-R, p.625.
  5. [S329] Eric Swardt, "Die Nageslag van Harmen Jansz Potgieter", February 2006. Isabella POTGIETER, gedoop 9 Feb 1755, verw. nr. b6c8d1. Die troudatum word ook as 5 Des 1773 aangedui (Janett Melville). Sy trou Louis NEL, trou 1 Mei 1774 in Paarl,14 (seun van Louis NEL en Maria ROSSOUW) gedoop 14 Feb 1751, verw. nr. b2c3d2, woonplek in Swellendam. Louis: Hy vestig ook saam met Jacobus Potgieter aan die oorkant van Bruintjieshoogte.. Hereinafter cited as "Potgieter Register."
  6. [S190] C.C. de Villiers & C. Pama, Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families II L-R, p.625-626.

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