Gideon van Zeijl1

M, #8237, b. before 9 December 1703
Father*Willem Willemsz van Zijl2 b. c 1668, d. b 21 Mar 1727
Mother*Christina van Loveren2 b. c 1671, d. c 1730

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Last Edited03/11/2014
Birth*Gideon van Zeijl was born before 9 December 1703 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.3,2
BaptismGideon van Zeijl was baptized on 9 December 1703 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
Marriage*He married Marya Elizabeth van Eeden, daughter of Jacobùs van Eden and Regina van Ahrendtsdorf, on 20 November 1729 Drakenstein.4


Maria Lisabeth van Eden b. 19 Apr 1711
Names in the record, in publications, etc.20 November 1729, the name of Gideon was written in the record as Gideon van Zeyl.4


  1. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, 1703; 9 December; Gideon; d'Vader Willem van Zeijll, d'Moeder Christina van Loveren. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  2. [S331] Webpage Ball Family Records ( ""
  3. [S408] Baptism Register, Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  4. [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Den 20 November 1729. Gideon van Zeyl van Cabo de Goede Hoop Borger aan Drakensteijn J.M. met Marya Elizabeth van Eeden van Cabo voornoemt. J.D.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  5. [S408] Baptism Register, Drakenstein I Baptisms, 1730; den 31 Aug; Wilm Jan; Gideon van Zeyl, Maria Elisabeth van Eeden; Johan Potgieter en Maria Cathar: van Eeden.

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