Johannes Christiaan Lessing

M, #6659, b. 26 February 1764
Father*Christiaan Gottlieb Lessing1 b. 29 Mar 1724, d. 3 Mar 1778
Mother*Johanna Weyers1 b. 12 Jan 1724, d. 7 Nov 1767

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Last Edited25/11/2014
Marriage*Johannes Christiaan Lessing married Lasya Christina Venter, daughter of Jan Hendrik Venter and Johanna Maria Buys, on 14 February 1790 Cape Town, de Caep de Goede Hoop.
Marriage*He married Hester van Wyk, daughter of Louis van Wyk and Martha Bekker, on 22 December 1799.

Family 1

Lasya Christina Venter b. 27 May 1760
  • Christina Maria Theresia Lessing1 b. 6 Jan 1793

Family 2

Hester van Wyk b. b 30 Mar 1782
  • Levina Catharina Lessing2 b. 4 Oct 1812, d. 1 Apr 1863
BaptismsJohannes Christiaan Lessing was baptized on 26 February 1764.2


  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), p 95. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 5 L-M.
  2. [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).

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