Sophia Sanck1

F, #8291, b. circa 1665, d. 1759

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NGK (Cape Town) Marriages1695-1712NGK (Cape Town) Marriages 1695-1712
NGK Stellenbosch Baptisms 1688-1732NGK Stellenbosch Baptisms 1688-1732
Last Edited29/04/2017
BirthOrigin*Sophia was from Keulen, Germany, and may have been born there circa 1665.2 
Marriage*She married Hendrik Leenhold before March 1698/99.3
Marriage*She married Jan Lambertz Meijburgh, son of Lammert Lammertz and Aletta Albertz, on 15 March 1699 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop.4,5
Death*She died in 1759.2


Jan Lambertz Meijburgh b. b 25 Jan 1665
Baptisms - WitnessSophia Sanck and Jan Lambertz Meijburgh witnessed the baptism of Johannis Albertus Meijburg on 17 September 1719 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.6


  1. [S331] Webpage Ball Family Records ( ", last accessed on14 Oct. 2010; viz:
    Sophia Sanck van Keulen
    [Date estimated by compiler]."
  2. [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. 753. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 5 L-M.
  3. [S700] VC 604, NGK Marriage Registers 1696-1712 (Cape Town), 1695-1712: "Kerkboek 1695-1712," p. 93, 15 Mar 1699, marriage entry for Jan Lambregthz Meijburg and Sophia Sanck, transcribed by Corney Keller, (24 Mar 2012), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch Hereinafter cited as NGK Marriage Registers 1696-1712 (Cape Town).
  4. [S717] NGK G 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk - First Marriage Register at the Cape, 1665-1712: 15 March 1699:
    Jan Lambreghtz Meyburg van Buycksloot
    Sophia Sanck van Keule, wed. van Hendrik Leenharts, as transcribed and annotated by Mansell Upham, (10 September 2012), Personal Library. Hereinafter cited as Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk - First Marriages.
  5. [S700] VC 604, NGK Marriage Registers 1696-1712 (Cape Town) transcribed by Corney Keller: "Kerkboek 1695-1712," p. 93, 15 Mart 1699
    Jan Lambregthz Meijburg van
    Buijcksloot met Sophia Sanck
    van Keulen wed: wijlen Hendrik Leenh[old], 24 Mar 2012, Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch
  6. [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, Johannis Albertùs, de Vader Albertùs Mijbùrgh, de Moeder Elsje vander Merwe, getù, Jan Lamberse Meybùrg en Sofia Meybùrg 17 7br 1719. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  7. [S734] VC 604, NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town), (1695-1712), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch, Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town).

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