Dorothea Maria Smit

F, #6795, b. before 8 April 1730, d. 1790
Father*Aalwijn Smit de oude1 b. b 28 Sep 1695, d. bt Jun 1774 - Oct 1774
Mother*Hester Bekker1 b. b 5 Sep 1700, d. 30 Apr 1777

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NGK Drakenstein Baptisms 1694-1732NGK Drakenstein Baptisms 1694-1732
Last Edited27/10/2014
Birth*Dorothea Maria Smit was born before 8 April 1730 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.2
BaptismDorothea Maria Smit was baptized on 8 April 1730 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Dorothea Bekker and Martinus Bekker.2
Marriage*She married Barend (Jan) Vorster, son of Jan Vorster and Elisabeth Lùbbe, on 15 January 1746 de Caep de Goede Hoop.3
Death*She died in 1790 Cape, South Africa, .1


Barend (Jan) Vorster b. b 1 Dec 1726, d. c 1793
  • Barend Johannes Vorster1 b. 14 Apr 1748, d. 1799
  • Johannes Stephanus Vorster3 b. b 6 Jan 1765


  1. [S371] Website Rootsweb's World Connect (
  2. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, Den 8 April 1730; K: Dorothea Marija; V: Alewijn Smit; M: Esther Bekker. G:Martinùs Bekker, Dorothea Marija Bekker. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  3. [S191] C.C. de Villiers & C. Pama, Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families III S-Z (Cape Town / Amsterdam: A.A. Balkema, 1966), p. 1076. Hereinafter cited as Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families III S-Z.

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