Johanna Weyers

F, #6643, b. 12 January 1724, d. 7 November 1767
Father*Heinrich Weyers1 b. c 1680
Mother*Anna Elizabeth Gerrits1 b. 18 Oct 1699

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Last Edited29/05/2016
Birth*Johanna Weyers was born on 12 January 1724 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismJohanna Weyers was baptized on 27 August 1724 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.2
Marriage*She married Geele Andriesz van der Walt, son of Andries Gaelsz, on 16 November 1742 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.3
MarriageShe married Christiaan Gottlieb Lessing on 25 November 1759 Tulbagh, de Caep de Goede Hoop.4
Death*She died on 7 November 1767 at age 43.1

Family 1

Geele Andriesz van der Walt b. c 1700, d. a 13 Feb 1757

Family 2

Christiaan Gottlieb Lessing b. 29 Mar 1724, d. 3 Mar 1778


  1. [S370] A.J. & C.M. van der Walt Stamregister van die family Van der Walt, Geskeidenis en Genealogie 1727-1998, privately published by Lochwalt, Potchefstroom, (1998).
  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, Johanna, d'Vader Weyer Hendrikx, Moeder Anna Lysbet Gerritse 27e Aùgs 1724. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  3. [S502] Website Family Search ( "[1742: November: 16] Geele Andriesse van der Wald, Quartier-meester in dienst der E. Compagnie, jongman met Johanna Weijers van Cabo de Goede Hoop, jonge dogter.
    "South Africa, Dutch Reformed Church Registers, 1660-1970," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 7 August 2015), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Stellenbosch > Marriages 1700-1788 > image 18 of 39; State Archives, Cape Province."
  4. [S532] Website The Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA branch ( "1759, den 25 9br Christiaan Godlieb Lessing van Camentz in Saxen, jongman Soldaat in [d'] E. Comp: dienst met Johanna Wijgers
    van Cabo de Goede Hoop, Wedw. wijlen Geel[e] Andries van der Walt; retrieved 5 September 2012."
  5. [S502] Website Family Search (
  6. [S460] Prof. Barend J. Venter, "Voorsate staat van Heinricha Venter", 22 September 2008 (e-mail address). This ancestral register was compiled for Delia Robertson on 22 September 2008 from the database "Die Venter familie van Suid-Afrika" compiled by B.J. Venter, J.A. Venter and M.A. Venter. Prof. B.J. Venter, 20 Ray Street, Annlin, 0182. Hereinafter cited as "Voorsate staat van Heinricha Venter."
  7. [S532] Website eGSSA ( "Johanna Elisabeth
    Baptised: 1761, den 25 December
    Father: Christiaan Godlieb Lessing
    Mother: Johanna Weijers
    Witnesses: Hendrik van der walt, en Maria Elisabeth Erasmus
    Source: Tulbagh Nederduits Gereformeerd Kerk (NGK), Tulbagh, Western Cape. Baptism register, 1743 to 2 Feb 1800, page 56. Repository: NGK archives, Stellenbosch University, G4 7/1. Transcribed by Lynn Couperthwaite, Trysie Joubert, Richard Ball as part of the eGGSA Project, from VC 657, Cape Archives Repository."
  8. [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), p 95. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 5 L-M.

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