Johannes Wessels

M, #8768, b. before 1 January 1690
Father*Jan Wessels1 b. c 1660, d. b 19 Apr 1711
Mother*Helena Wynantsz1 b. b 23 Jun 1669

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NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695
Last Edited29/09/2011
Birth*Johannes Wessels was born before 1 January 1690 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismJohannes Wessels was baptized on 1 January 1690 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop.1 
Marriage*He married Geertruy Pretorius, daughter of Wessel Pretoriùs and Geertruy Elberts, on 10 September 1713 de Caep de Goede Hoop.1


Geertruy Pretorius b. b 8 Dec 1697
Names in the record, in publications, etc.6 December 1716, the name of Johannes was written in the record as Joannes Wessels.2


  1. [S191] C.C. de Villiers & C. Pama, Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families III S-Z (Cape Town / Amsterdam: A.A. Balkema, 1966), p. 1115. Hereinafter cited as Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families III S-Z.
  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, Wessel, d'Vader Joannes Wessels, d'Moeder - [Geertruyda] Pretoriùs getù Joost Reynaart Schenk en Hester ter Winkel 6e xbr 1716.. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  3. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms.

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