Jannetje van Madras

F, #8305, b. circa 1670

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NGK Stellenbosch Baptisms 1688-1732NGK Stellenbosch Baptisms 1688-1732
Last Edited02/01/2014
Birth*Jannetje van Madras was born circa 1670.1
Marriage*She married Michiel Heylon circa 1695 Mauritius.2
Marriage*She married Gerrit Romont, son of Michiel Rodement and Cornelia Bogaerts, circa 1706 Mauritius.1

Family 1

Michiel Heylon b. c 1665, d. c 1706

Family 2

Gerrit Romont b. b 5 Sep 1683
Names in the record, in publications, etc.17 February 1709, the name of Jannetje was written in the record as Jannetie Romont.3
17 February 1709, the name of Jannetje was written in the record as Jannetie Roman.2
9 July 1713, the name of Jannetje was written in the record as Jannetie Hylon.4
Baptisms - WitnessJannetje van Madras and Gerrit Romont witnessed the baptism of Christoffel van Laar on 21 August 1712 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town).5


  1. [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:
    Gerrit (= 5.9.1683) is slegs as s/v Cornelia Bogaert gedoop en was Michiel Romont waarskynlik nie sy vader nie alhoewel hy sy van geneem het. 11.7.1683 trou Michiel Romont met Cornelia Bogaert; Michiel, woonagtig op Mauritius, was in die Kaap ten tye van sy huwelik om as segsman vir die burgers op te tree. Hy gaan terug na Mauritius in 1684. Sien Dan Sleigh se `Buiteposte' p.649/650. Gerrit Romont was getroud met Jannetje van Madras wie kinders by Machiel Heylon gehad het.. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  2. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Jacob Maggielse Heylons der Vader, de moeder Jannetie Roman [van Madras], het kind syn naam is Maria, getùygen ware Paùl Heins, met Maria Logee [Losee], (geboren der 9e Appril 1704) en gedoopt der 17 Feb: 1709.
  3. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Cornelia, d'Vader Gerrit Romant, d'Moeder Jannetie Romont, getùygen Maggiel Romont en Cornelia Romont. (gebore 4e Jùly 1707) gedoopt 17 Febry 1709.
    Joanna, d'Vader Gerrit Romont, moeder Jannetie Romont, getùygen Jacobùs Stein met Anna Romond: 30e Jùnij, 1709.
  4. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Sùsanna Geertrùijt, Vader Gerrit Romont, Moeder Jannetie Hylon, getù Steven Faber, Arent Vlock, en Catryna Hylon 9 Jùly 1713.
  5. [S734] VC 604, NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town): D:o [21 Augusti 1712] van Jacobus van Laar, en Anna Hijlon; de getuigen Gerrit Roomont, en Jannetje Hijlon. - Christoffel, (1695-1712), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch http://www.eggsa.org/sarecords/, http://www.eggsa.org/. Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town).
  6. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  7. [S152] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, South African Genealogies 3 H-I (Pretoria: Human Sciences Research Council, 1992), p.373. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 3 H-I.
  8. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, the father of the child was said to be deceased at the time of this baptism.

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