Marrijtie van Eck1

F, #7641, b. 25 March 1703
Father*Adriaan van Eck2 b. c 1670
Mother*Anna Haester2 b. c 1673

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Last Edited02/01/2014
BirthMarrijtie van Eck was born before 25 March 1703 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.3
Marriage*She married Joannes Pyl, son of Abraham Bastiaanz Pijl and Cornelia Cornelisse, circa 1720.2


Joannes Pyl b. 8 Jan 1696
Names in the record, in publications, etc.26 October 1727, the name of Marrijtie was written in the record as Marija van Eck.4
28 October 1731, the name of Marrijtie was written in the record as Maria van Ecke.5
BaptismsMarrijtie van Eck was baptized on 25 March 1703 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.1,2
Baptisms - WitnessMarrijtie van Eck and Joannes Pyl witnessed the baptism of Thomas Monk on 26 October 1727 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.6
She and Gysbert Verweij witnessed the baptism of Johanna de Waal on 19 September 1728 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town).7
She and Nikolaus Adolphus witnessed the baptism of Maria Pijl on 28 October 1731 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.5
She potentially witnessed the baptism of Pieternella Stolts on 9 September 1742 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop, this witness has not been positively identified.8


  1. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, 1703; 25 ditto [Maart]; Marrijtie; de Vader Ary Hendrikse van Eck, d' Moeder Johanna Haester.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  2. [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. 159. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 1.
  3. [S408] Baptism Register, Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  4. [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, Den 26 Octobr 1727; K: Thomas; V: Andries Monk; M: Aletta Gerritzen; G: Johannes Pijl, Mrija van Eck.. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  5. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Den 28te 8br [1731]; Maria; Vad: Johannes Pijl; Moed: Maria Van Ecke; get. Nicolaus Adolph Rigt:, ende des Kinds moeder.
  6. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Den 26 Octobr 1726; K: Thomas; V: Andries Monk; M: Aletta Gerritzen; G: Johannes Pijl, Marija van Eck. [DR: The year is written 1726, but is more likely 1726, given its location in the record, i.e. previous recird is 26 Oct 1727, the one following is 30 November 1727.]
  7. [S736] VC 605 (NGK G1-8/2), NGK Baptism Registers 1713-1742 (Cape Town), 2012: Johanna, d' vader Jan de Waal, d' moed:r Elisabeth van Neck, get:n Gijsbert Verwij, en Maria van Neck; 19e 7b:r. [1728], transcribed by Corney Keller, (1713-1742), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1713-1742 (Cape Town).
  8. [S502] Website Family Search ( "1742 September 9. Pieternella. De Vader Willem Stols. De Moeder Anna van Beulen. Getuijgen Gijsbert Verweij en Maria van Neck."
  9. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms.

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