Catharina Ley

F, #7621, b. circa 1698
Father*Michael Ley1 b. c 1675
Mother*Engela Breda1 b. c 1677

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NGK Stellenbosch Baptisms 1688-1732NGK Stellenbosch Baptisms 1688-1732
Last Edited02/01/2014
Birth*Catharina Ley was born circa 1698 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
Marriage*She married Martinus Bergh, son of Olof Bergh and Anna de Coningh, on 20 August 1719 de Caep de Goede Hoop.2


Martinus Bergh b. b 2 Nov 1698
Names in the record, in publications, etc.27 July 1727, the name of Catharina was written in the record as Katharina Leij.3
Baptisms - WitnessCatharina Ley and Martinus Bergh witnessed the baptism of Martinus Nel on 19 November 1724 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.4


  1. [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. 100. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 5 L-M.
  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: Marthinus = 2.11.1698 s/v Olof Bergh en Anna de Koningh; soldaat van die Kompanjie in 1711 en bevorder tot assistent in 1714; x 1719 Catharina d/v Michiel Ley en Engela van Breda. 21.9.1720 vervang Marthinus vir Jacob Voet as Landdros van Stellenbosch en Drakenstein. Sien Leibbrandt se Precis van Requesten p. 53.. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  3. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Den 27 Jùlij 1727; K: Engela Apollonia; V: Martinùs Berg; M: Katharina Leij; G; De Heer Jan Aldersz, Apollonia Africana Berg.
  4. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Martinùs, d'Vader Jan Nel, d'Moeder Sùsanna Florij, getù d'Hr Martins Berg, en Catrijna Leij, 19e 9br 1724.
  5. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms.

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