Elsje Jansz van Rensburg

F, #8817, b. before 31 July 1712
Father*Claas Jansz van Rensburg1 b. 1677, d. 31 Aug 1728
Mother*Aletta van der Merwe1 b. 30 Apr 1684, d. 30 Sep 1729
ChartsDescendants of Claas Jansz van Rensburg

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Last Edited04/11/2014
Birth*Elsje Jansz van Rensburg was born before 31 July 1712 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismElsje Jansz van Rensburg was baptized on 31 July 1712 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Jacobùs van As and Helena van der Merwe.2 See: Baptism of Elsje Janse
Marriage*She married Pieter van der Merwe, son of Schalk van der Merwe and Anne Prévost, on 12 August 1731 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.3


Pieter van der Merwe b. b 7 Jun 1709
(Beneficiary) InventoryElsje Jansz van Rensburg benefitted from the estate of Aletta van der Merwe on 15 November 1729 de Caep de Goede Hoop as specified in the inventory.4
Names in the record, in publications, etc.An unknown date , the name of Elsje was written in the record as Elsje Jansz van Rensburg.
31 July 1712, the name of Elsje was written in the record as Elsje Janse.2
12 August 1731, the name of Elsje was written in the record as Elsje van Rensburg.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, Elsje, de vader Klaas Janse, d'moeder Aaltie Schalk, d'getù Jacobùs van As met Helena Schalk, 31e July 1712.
  3. [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Ao 1731 Den 12 Aug. Pieter van der Merwe Jongman met Elsje van Rensburg Jonge Dochter.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  4. [S597] Inventory of the personal estate of Aletta van der Merwe of Cape Town, South Africa, taken 15 November 1729 (Western Cape Archives and Records Service, MOOC8/5.24).
  5. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, 1723; Den 20 Jùlij; Aletta; Pieter van der Merven, Elsje Janze van Rensburg; Schalk Wilmse van der Merven, Elsie van der Merve.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.

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