Susanna Maré

F, #10780, b. before 8 October 1713
Father*Ignace Maré1 b. c 1670
Mother*Suzanne Janse van Vuuren1 b. c 1691

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Last Edited05/11/2014
Birth*Susanna Maré was born before 8 October 1713 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismSusanna Maré was baptized on 8 October 1713 de Caep de Goede Hoop.1 
Marriage*She married Jacob Delport, son of Jacques Delporte and Sara Vitout, on 13 June 1734 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.2


Jacobus Delporte b. b 2 Nov 1702
  • Susanna Delport5 b. b 15 May 1735
  • Jacobus Delport5 b. b 1 Sep 1737
Names in the record, in publications, etc.13 June 1734, the name of Susanna was written in the record as Susanna Marais.2
Baptisms - WitnessSusanna Maré and Jacques Delporte witnessed the baptism of Susanna van Voore on 23 November 1732 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, de Caep de Goede Hoop.3
Monsterrollen and Opgaafrollen (Muster and tax rolls)April 1720 Ignace Maré was enumerated on the opgaafrol (census/tax roll) in Drakenstein, along with his wife Suzanne Janse van Vuuren. Also included were three sons and three daughters, these would have been Ignatius Maré, Johannes Maré and Lùcas Martinùs Maré, Anna Elisabeth Maré and Susanna Maré. It is clear that by this time his oldest daughter Catharina had left the family home - she was enumerated with her husband immediately following her father and his family.4


  1. [S190] C.C. de Villiers & C. Pama, Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families II L-R (Cape Town / Amsterdam: A.A. Balkema, 1966), p. 535. Hereinafter cited as Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families II L-R.
  2. [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Item [den 13 Junius 1734]. Jacob Delport van Cabo borger aan Drakensteyn Jongman met Susanna Marais van Cabo. J.D.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  3. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, 1732; item [den 23de 9br]; Susanna; Jan van Voore en Catharina Marèé; Jacob del Porte de Jonge, en Susanna Marrée. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  4. [S882] Opgaafrol, K; KA 4060; Tax Rolls, 1719, Cape Archive Depot, Householder Last Name:      Marais
    Householder First Name:      Ignatius
    District:      Drakenstein
    Spouse Surname:       Vooren van
    Spouse First Name:      Susannah
    Free Males:      1
    Free Females:      1
    Free Sons:      3
    Free Daughters:      3

    Knechts:      0
    Male Adult Slaves:      1
    Female Adult Slaves:      0
    Male Slave Boys:      0
    Female Slave Girls:      0
    Horses:      0
    Cattle:      20
    Sheep:      0
    Pigs:      6
    Vines:      0
    Leggers Of Wine:      0
    Barley Sown:      2
    Barley Reaped:      20
    Oats Sown Muids:      0
    Oats Reaped Muids:      0
    Rye Sown:      0
    Rye Reaped:      0
    Sabres:      1
    Carbines:      1
    Pistols:      0
    All Slaves:      1
    Sequence Number In Original IDNO:      0549
    Source:      Opgaafrolle KA 4060 (April 1720)
    Source Location:      Cape Town Archives.
  5. [S151] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, South African Genealogies 2 D-G (Pretoria, South Africa: Human Science Research Council, 1989), p.53. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 2 D-G.

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