Mauritsz Jacobsen

M, #9490, b. before 12 April 1682
Father*Jacob Maurits1 b. c 1656
Mother*Catharina Opklim b. 20 Oct 1669
Step-fatherJan Willemse Vermeulen2 b. c 1650

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NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695
Last Edited02/01/2014
Birth*Mauritsz Jacobsen was born before 12 April 1682 at on board the Africa.1
BaptismMauritsz Jacobsen was baptized on 12 April 1682 on board the Africa. The baptism was witnessed by Bartholomeus Herman. The baptism was performed by Bartholomeus Herman.1 
Names in the record, in publications, etc.Circa 1690, the name of Mauritsz was written in the record as Maurits Jacobsen Vermeulen.
Baptisms - WitnessMauritsz Jacobsen and Catharina Opklim witnessed the baptism of Willem Meyn on 16 May 1700 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop.3


  1. [S397] NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.), 1665-1695: 1682
    den 12 April is van Bartholomeus Herman gedoopt opt schip Africa een kint genaamt Mauritsz Jacobsen en de moeder Catharina van Bengale: waer van soude syn schipper Jacob Maurits de vader, so men segt., 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. [S377] Webpage South Africa's Stamouers ( ""
  3. [S734] VC 604, NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town): Eodem die [16 Maij 1700] een kind van Marta Manuels, onder getuyge van Jacob Mauruz en Catrina Vermeulen gent: - Willem, (1695-1712), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch, Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town).

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