Hendrina Hörsel

F, #7559, b. 2 December 1708
Father*Heinrich Goszelke1 b. c 1670
Mother*Christina Bastiaans1 b. 10 Aug 1687

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Last Edited13/04/2017
BirthHendrina Hörsel was born before 2 December 1708 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.2
Marriage*She married David van der Merwe, son of Schalk van der Merwe and Anne Prévost, on 12 September 1728 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop. This record appears on two pages - both attached as exhibits.3


David van der Merwe b. b 2 Oct 1707
Names in the record, in publications, etc.2 December 1708, the name of Hendrina was written in the record as Hendrina Gosjens.4
12 September 1728, the name of Hendrina was written in the record as Hendrina Horsel.3
BaptismsHendrina Hörsel was baptized on 2 December 1708 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Anthonie Bastiaans and Maria Boosekevegon.5,1
Baptisms - WitnessHendrina Hörsel and David van der Merwe witnessed the baptism of Pieter Meijntgens on 16 October 1729 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.6


  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.116. 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. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  3. [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Den 12 September 1728 David van der Merwe van Cabo de Goede hoop Borger aan Drakensteijn J.M. met Hendrina Horsel van Cabo voornoemt. J.D.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  4. [S734] VC 604, NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town), (1695-1712), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch http://www.eggsa.org/sarecords/, http://www.eggsa.org/. Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town).
  5. [S502] Website Family Search (www.familysearch.org) "p.33; 1708. do [2Xber] 1708do. van Hendrik Gosjens en Cristina Bastiaansz. de getuigen Antonij Bastiaansz: en Maria Boosekevigen [?] Hendrina.
  6. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, Den 16 October 1729; K: Pieter; V: Hendrik Meijntgens; M: Christina Bastiaanzen; G: David van der Merwe, Hendrina Horsel.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  7. [S408] Baptism Register, Drakenstein I Baptisms, Den 14 Aùgùstùs 1729; K: Anna Marija; V: David van der Merwe; M: Hendrina Horsel; G: Schalk Willemzen van der Merwe, Anna Provo.
  8. [S408] Baptism Register, Drakenstein I Baptisms, Ao 1732; De 16de Maert; Christina; David van der Merven; Hendrina Horsel; Jan Bashaùs, Gertruydt du Toyt.
  9. [S150] Edited & augmented by GISA Originally compiled by J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, South African Genealogies 5 L-M, GISA SA Genealogies (Stellenbosch, South Africa: Genealogical Institute of South Africa, 1999), p. 541. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 5 L-M.

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