Jan Vorster

M, #6868, b. circa 1695

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Last Edited15/02/2011
Birth*Jan Vorster was born circa 1695 in Bern, Switzerland.1
Marriage*He married Elisabeth Lùbbe, daughter of Berend Löbe and Jacoba Brandenbùrg, in 1721 Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.2,3


Elisabeth Lùbbe b. 6 Aug 1702, d. 13 Mar 1770
Names in the record, in publications, etc.Jan Vorster was also known as Hans Forster.4


  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), FORSTER, HANS (S).-Bern. Sa.. Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  2. [S608] Website Vorster Familie en Geskiedenis (http://www.vorster.net/) "http://www.vorster.net/getperson.php, last accessed on 15 February 2011;."
  3. [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia, FORSTER, HANS (S).-Bern. Sa., ... ~ Elisabeth Lubbe. 3 children. (CJ 1129: 154; CJ 1130 under 22.6.1723; G.R. nr. 1030 under Vorster.).
  4. [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia, FORSTER, HANS.
  5. [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. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  6. [S371] Website Rootsweb's World Connect (http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com).

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