Anthonie van Rooyen

M, #7004, b. circa 1680

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Last Edited20/07/2011
Birth*Anthonie van Rooyen was born circa 1680 in Culemborg.1,2
Marriage*He married Sophia Appel, daughter of Ferdinandùs Appel and Levina Cloete, on 17 December 1713 de Caep de Goede Hoop.1,2
Baptisms - WitnessAnthonie van Rooyen and Sophia Appel witnessed the baptism of Daniel Walter on 22 May 1712 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town).3


  1. [S317] Webpage Van Rooyen Webpage (…) "Nog een Van Rooyen het na Suid-Afrika gekom. Anthonie van Rooyen was afkomstig van Culemborg en was werksaam as 'n baashuis-timmerman by die Kaap. Op 1711 is hy met Aletta van Nieuwkerken (Van Niekerk) getroud maar sy is oorlede en hy is hertoud op 17 Desember 1713 met Sophia Appel die weduwee van Barend van der Westhuizen. Uit die tweede huwelik is tien kinders gebore, van wie drie seuns was, maar hulle is almal ongetroud oorlede."
  2. [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. 73. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 1.
  3. [S734] VC 604, NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town): [22 Meij 1712] van Samuel Walter, en Maria van de Westhuisen; de getuigen Anthonij van Roijen, en Sophia Appels. - Daniel, (1695-1712), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch, Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town).

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