Johann Jürgen Möller

M, #8776, b. circa 1680

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Last Edited10/01/2014
Birth*Johann Jürgen Möller was born circa 1680 in Lenzen, Germany.1
Marriage*He married Elsie Putter, daughter of Dietrich Putter and Zacharia Jansz Visser, circa 1704 de Caep de Goede Hoop.1


Elsie Putter b. 21 Mar 1688
Names in the record, in publications, etc.Johann Jürgen Möller was also known as Johannes Mùlder.2
Baptisms - WitnessJohann Jürgen Möller and Elsie Putter witnessed the baptism of Isaac de Vries on 12 April 1711 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop.3,4


  1. [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia of the Germans at the Cape, 1652-1806, Archives Year Book for South African History (Cape Town: Government Printer, Union of South Africa, 1946), p. 278. Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  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, Johannes, soon van Johannes Mùlder, en Elisabet Pùtter, getùygen Teùnis de Bruyn en Zaccharie Jansz Visser, der 18e Janry 1705.. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  3. [S563] Richard Ball, "Richard Ball e-mail 3 Oct 2010 11:40:47," e-mail message from e-mail address (Norfolk, United Kingdom) to e-mail address, 3 Oct 2010, Church Registers - Cape Town Congregation, Cape Archives VC 604
    (original in the Nederduits Gereformeerde Kerk Argiewe, Stellenbosch)
    baptisms 1711
    12 April
    van Hendrik de Vries en Maria
    Zaaijman; de getuigen Jan Jurgen
    Mulder en Elizabeth Putters. Hereinafter cited as "Richard Ball e-mail 3 Oct 2010 11:40:47."
  4. [S191] C.C. de Villiers & C. Pama, Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families III S-Z (Cape Town / Amsterdam: A.A. Balkema, 1966), p. 1084. Hereinafter cited as Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families III S-K.
  5. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  6. [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia, MÖLLER, JOHANN JÜRGEN (S).-Lenzen. Son of Johann M. And Catharina Prool. So., loaned as shoemaker 1699-1700, later burgher and shoemaker. X Elisabeth Putters. Children: Johannes (18.1.1705), Anna Catharina (26.9.1706), Maria (3.3.1709), Diederik (13.12.1711), Diederik (13.1.1715), Nikolaas (30.5.1715), Anna Catharina (5.11.1719), Samuel (4.1.1722). + 1722, (CJ 1124 under 7.11.1699 ; Test CJ 1068: 53; Test. CJ 1072: 31.) In G.R., II, p.413, M. is wrongly mentioned as the first landdrost of Stellenbosch.
  7. [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. 711. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 5 L-M.
  8. [S150] Edited & augmented by GISA Originally compiled by J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, S.A. Genealogies 5 L-M, p.710-711.

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