Johann Bronkhorst

M, #7079, b. circa 1670, d. 10 April 1740

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Last Edited02/01/2014
Birth*Johann Bronkhorst was born circa 1670 in Emmerich, Germany.1
Marriage*He married Geertruy Boshouwer, daughter of Pieter Boshouwer and Adriaantje Gabrielsz, in 1717.1
Death*He died on 10 April 1740.1


Geertruy Boshouwer b. c 1696
Names in the record, in publications, etc.11 October 1722, the name of Johann was written in the record as Jan Bronkhorst.
26 August 1725, the name of Johann was written in the record as Johannes Bronkhorst.2


  1. [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. 459. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 1.
  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, Hendrik d'Vader Johannes Bronkhorst, d'Moeder Geertrùyt Boshowoer, de 26e Aùg 1725.. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  3. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  4. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, Den 14 Augustus 1729; K: Jan; V: Jan Bronkhorst; M: Geertruijt Boshouwer; G: Christiaan [Rave], Margaretha Pijl.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  5. [S408] Baptism Register, Drakenstein I Baptisms, 1731
    Den 14de 8br [October]: Gysbert; Jan Bronkhorst, Geerduydt Boshouwers; Vader en Moeder getuijgen.
  6. [S153] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, S.A. Genealogies 1, p.459.

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