Hans Petersen

M, #7009, b. circa 1650

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NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695
NGK Drakenstein Baptisms 1694-1732NGK Drakenstein Baptisms 1694-1732
NGK Stellenbosch Baptisms 1688-1732NGK Stellenbosch Baptisms 1688-1732
Last Edited05/08/2012
Birth*Hans Petersen was born circa 1650 perhaps Malchin, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.1 
Marriage*He married Marguerite Basché in 1688.2,3


Marguerite Basché b. c 1665
Names in the record, in publications, etc.3 August 1692, the name of Hans was written in the record as Hans Pijter van Malchem.


  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), p. 311, PETERSEN, HANS (S). Malchin. Burgher at Stellenbosch. ~ 1688 Margaretha Basse or Basché, a French refugee . Children: Lysbeth (3.8 .1692), Jan (11 .12.1694) and two others (names unknown). P. had, further, a son by a former marriage, called Caspar Daniel, who lived at Niederwehnrath in the district of Cologne at the time of P.'s second marriage. (Stellenbosch Arch., vol . 646 nr. 32; MR. Vrye Lieden of 1698.). Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  2. [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, Lorna:
    Marguerite het as 23 jarige na die Kaap gekom in 1688 op die `Voorschooten'.. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  3. [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia, p. 311.
  4. [S397] NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.), 1665-1695: 1692
    Den 3 Augusti aen Stellenbosch een kint gedoopt waer van vader is
    Hans Pijter van Malchin [Mecklenburg-Vorpommern], de moeder Margaria Bassz tot
    getuijge stont Susanna Greeff ende is genaemt Lijsbeth, transcribed by Richard Ball, Norfolk, England, (May 2006), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch http://www.eggsa.org/. Hereinafter cited as Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.).
  5. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, Jan fils de Jan Háance Et Marguerite bachet ont fait Baptizer leur Enfant le 11 Desembre 1694. Le pere Et lamere Sont Leur temoins.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.

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