Marie Buisset

F, #7053, b. circa 1678, d. 1751

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NGK Stellenbosch Baptisms 1688-1732NGK Stellenbosch Baptisms 1688-1732
Last Edited13/09/2011
Birth*Marie Buisset was born circa 1678 in Sedan, France,,2
Marriage*She married Jean Prieur du Plessis on 29 August 1700 Amsterdam, The Netherlands.2,3
Marriage*She married Dietrich Schnitt on 29 March 1711 de Caep de Goede Hoop.4
Death*She died in 1751 de Caep de Goede Hoop.2,5

Family 1

Jean Prieur du Plessis b. c 1638, d. 1708

Family 2

Dietrich Schnitt b. c 1690, d. 4 Oct 1725
Names in the record, in publications, etc.18 September 1712, the name of Marie was written in the record as Maria Bùsset.6
29 October 1713, the name of Marie was written in the record as Maria Boisset.7
Baptisms - WitnessMarie Buisset and Jean Prieur du Plessis witnessed the baptism of Dina le Roux on 16 April 1702 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town).8
She and Christoffel Buisset witnessed the baptism of Anna du Plessis between 17 May 1704 and 22 June 1704 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.9


  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. 372. Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  2. [S154] Pieter Coertzen, The Huguenots of South Africa 1688-1988 (28 Wale Street, Cape Town: Tafelberg Publishers Limited, 1988), p. 156. Hereinafter cited as The Huguenots of South Africa.
  3. [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:
    Jean trou 29.8.1700 met Maria Buisset na die dood van Madeleina Mannentot. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  4. [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia, p. 372, ~29.3.1711 Maria Buisset of Sedan, wid. Jean du Plessis.
  5. [S575] M. Boucher, French Speakers at the Cape in the first hundred years of Dutch East India Company rule: The European background (Pretoria: University of South Africa, 1981), p.371. Hereinafter cited as French Speakers at the Cape.
  6. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Antony Laùrensz, d'Vader Antony Laùrensz Snit, d'Moeder Maria Bùsset, getùygen Antony Hoeseman en syn Hùysvroù Cornelia 18e 7br 1712.
  7. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Anna Sophia, d'Vader Derk Snit, d'Moeder Maria Boisset [Bùisset] getù Philip Morkel, en Sophia Schalk 29 8br 1713.
  8. [S734] VC 604, NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town): [16 April 1702] van Jan le Roux en Maria de Haas, onder getuijge van Jan Plaesis, en Maria Bized gent: - Dina, (1695-1712), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch, Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town).
  9. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Anna dogter van Jean du Plessis, en Maria Buisset, getuygen Christoffel Buisset, en Maria Buisset, (hierby was nog jaar nog dag) [DR: between 17 May 1704 and 22 June 1704].
  10. [S190] C.C. de Villiers & C. Pama, Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families II L-R (Cape Town / Amsterdam: A.A. Balkema, 1966), p. 710. Hereinafter cited as Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families II L-R.
  11. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  12. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Richard Ball:
    MOOC 13/1/3, 90 - 1751
    Generaale Boedel Reekening van alle soodanige goederen als naar Vo[.] testamentaired dispositie syn naargelaaten en met 'er dood ontruijmt door Maria Buisset laats wedw: wylen den Burger Dirk Snith ten vo[ordelen va]n haare naargelatene kinderen en kindskinderen ... en eyndeliijk den geregtsboode Anthonij Laurens Snith, mitsgd:s Sophia Sni[th getro]ut met den Burger Jan Hendrik Spiegelberg, in laatste Egt verwekt by bovengent: Dirk Snith ...

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