Hester van Zijl

F, #8239, b. before 20 April 1709
Father*Willem Willemsz van Zijl1 b. c 1668, d. b 21 Mar 1727
Mother*Christina van Loveren1 b. c 1671, d. c 1730

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Last Edited12/06/2013
Birth*Hester van Zijl was born before 20 April 1709 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.2,1
BaptismHester van Zijl was baptized on 20 April 1709 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Hester ter Winkel and Pieter van der Bijl.3,1
Marriage*She married Hendrik Nùsscher on 28 November 1723 de Caep de Goede Hoop.4


Hendrik Nùsscher b. 1696
Names in the record, in publications, etc.20 April 1709, the name of Hester was written in the record as Hester van Zeyl.3
25 July 1728, the name of Hester was written in the record as Hester van Zeijl.2
Baptisms - WitnessHester van Zijl and Johannes van Zijl witnessed the baptism of Jonathan Durand on 27 September 1722 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.5


  1. [S331] Webpage Ball Family Records (www.ballfamilyrecords.co.uk) "http://www.ballfamilyrecords.co.uk/louw/I040.html."
  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. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Hester, d'vader Willem van Zeyl, d'moeder Christina van Loveren, d'getùygen Pieter van der Bijl met Hester ter Winkel, 20 April 1709.
  4. [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. 298. Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  5. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, Dito [den 27 Sept 1722]
    Jonathan, Zoon van Jan Durand en Willemina Van Zijl. Getuijgen Jan en Hester Van Zijl.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.

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