Dorothea Kneppel

F, #8407, b. before 29 August 1694
Father*Johann Martinus Kneppel1 b. c 1670, d. c 1702
Mother*Margaretha Vogt1 b. c 1670, d. b 20 Jun 1709

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NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695
Last Edited09/08/2011
Birth*Dorothea Kneppel was born before 29 August 1694 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismDorothea Kneppel was baptized on 29 August 1694 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Hans Hendrik Smith and Geertie Taks.1 
Names in the record, in publications, etc.5 May 1709, the name of Dorothea was written in the record as Kornelia Knùppel.2
Baptisms - WitnessDorothea Kneppel and Johannes Elsevier witnessed the baptism of Nikolaus Adolphus on 5 May 1709 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.2


  1. [S397] NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.), 1665-1695: 29 dito (Augusi:) [1694] een kind, de vaeder Jan Maertenze Kno[ff/pp]el, moeder Margareta Christia[ ] genaemt Dorothea getuijgen Hans Hendrik Smith, en Grietje Tack, transcribed by Richard Ball, Norfolk, England, (May 2006), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch Hereinafter cited as Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.).
  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, Nikolaus, d'Vader Richadùs Adolphùs, d'Moeder Kornelia Kornelisse, getùygen Jan Elsevier met Kornelia Knùppel syn dogter 5e May 1709. [DR: I'm pretty confident the last witness was in face Dorothea Kneppel, the step-daughter of Jan Elsevier by virtue of his marriage to Margaretha Vogt, who was previously married to Johann Martinus Kneppel aka Knùppel, whose only daughter was Dorothea. It seems the scribe repeated Kornelia in error.]. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.

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