Pieter van der Merwe

M, #6547, b. 16 May 1688
Father*Willem Schalks van der Merwe1 b. c 1640, d. 12 Jul 1716
Mother*Elsje Cloete1 b. b 28 Feb 1655, d. a 22 Jan 1702

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NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695
Last Edited15/08/2010
BirthPieter van der Merwe was born before 16 May 1688 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.2
BaptismsPieter van der Merwe was baptized on 16 May 1688 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Willem Schalks van der Merwe and Elsje Cloete.3
Baptisms - WitnessPieter van der Merwe potentially witnessed the baptism of Andries Burger on 18 April 1728 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop, this witness has not been positively identified.4


  1. [S150] Edited & augmented by GISA Originally compiled by J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, South African Genealogies 5 L-M, GISA SA Genealogies (Stellenbosch, South Africa: Genealogical Institute of South Africa, 1999). Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 5 L-M.
  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. [S397] NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.), 1665-1695: eodem dit (Maij) is een kind gedoopt en genaamd Pieter waar van vader is Willem Schalk en moder Elsie Jacobs, 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.).
  4. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, Den 18 April 1728. V: Andries Burger, M: Martha Mouton, G: Pieter van der Merwe, Martha van der Merwe.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.

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