Helmer Paal

M, #6778, b. 1670

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Last Edited12/09/2016
BirthOrigin*Helmer was from Quakenbrück, , and was perhaps born there in 1670. The date is estimated.1 
Marriage*He married Jacoba van Norden circa 1690.2


Jacoba van Norden b. c 1670
Occupation* In 1692 Helmer Paal was a silversmith de Caep de Goede Hoop.3 
Names in the record, in publications, etc.An unknown date , the name of Helmer was written in the record as Helmer Pal.
An unknown date , the name of Helmer was written in the record as Helmer Pahl.


  1. [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia of the Germans at the Cape, 1652-1806, Archives Year Book for South African History (Cape Town: Government Printer, Union of South Africa, 1946), Pal, Helmer (S in CJ 1254, p. 215). —Quakenbrück. Burgher, silversmith (1692). Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  2. [S371] Website Rootsweb's World Connect (http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com).
  3. [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia, Pal, Helmer (S in CJ 1254, p. 215). — Quakenbrück. Burgher, silversmith (1692).
  4. [S153] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, South African Genealogies 1 A-C, HSRC SA Genealogies (Pretoria: Institute for Historical Research, Division Genealogical Research, Pretoria, 1986, 1989), ISBN 0-620-23962-X, p.607. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 1.
  5. [S734] VC 604, NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town), (1695-1712), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch http://www.eggsa.org/sarecords/, http://www.eggsa.org/. Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town).

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