Johannes Smit

M, #8466, b. before 28 July 1720
Father*Christoffel Smit1 b. b 9 May 1688
Mother*Catharina le Fèvre1 b. 27 Aug 1688

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Last Edited11/11/2014
Birth*Johannes Smit was born before 28 July 1720 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismJohannes Smit was baptized on 28 July 1720 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.2
Marriage*He married Susanna Nortje, daughter of Antoine Nortje and Marie-Madeleine Pinard, on 9 June 1747 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.3,4


Susanna Nortje b. b 23 Apr 1730
  • Martha Johanna Smit5 b. b 11 Jan 1761
Names in the record, in publications, etc.9 June 1747, the name of Johannes was written in the record as Jan Smits.3


  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. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  2. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Johannes, d'Vader Christoffel Smit, moeder Katryn la feber, 28 Jùly [1720].
    (no year, but the previous page is headed '1720' and all the other entries on the page are 1720).
  3. [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Personen in den Huwelyken Staat bevestigd door Predekant. Salomon van Echten.
    9 Juny [1747]. Jan Smits van Cabo de Goede Hoop Burger aan Drakensteyn Jong man en Susanna Nortje van Cabo voornd. J.D.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  4. [S191] C.C. de Villiers & C. Pama, Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families III S-Z (Cape Town / Amsterdam: A.A. Balkema, 1966), p.886. Hereinafter cited as Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families III S-Z.
  5. [S329] Eric Swardt, "Die Nageslag van Harmen Jansz Potgieter", February 2006. Frederik POTGIETER, gedoop 22 Sep 1771, s. in Mapelastad, verw. nr. b6c8d10. Vermoor deur Mapela. Burger Graaff-Reinet. Hy trou Maria (Martha) Johanna SMIT, trou 27 Okt 1793, (dogter van Johannes (Jan) SMIT en Susanna
    NORTJE) gedoop 11 Jan 1761, verw. nr. b1c3d6. Maria: Wed Anthonie Jacobs.. Hereinafter cited as "Potgieter Register."

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