Cornelia du Pres1

F, #11365, b. before 7 December 1732
Father*Hercules des Prez1 b. c 1702
Mother*Elisabeth Theron1 b. b 9 Aug 1705

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NGK Drakenstein Baptisms 1694-1732NGK Drakenstein Baptisms 1694-1732
NGK Drakenstein Marriages 1717-1740NGK Drakenstein Marriages 1717-1749
Last Edited11/11/2014
Birth*Cornelia du Pres was born before 7 December 1732 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismCornelia du Pres was baptized on 7 December 1732 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Jean Theron and Cornelia Venter.1
Marriage*She married Michiel Johan Christoph Vaatke on 9 November 1749 Drakenstein. The marriage was performed by Ds. Salomon van Echten.2
Names in the record, in publications, etc.9 November 1749, the name of Cornelia was written in the record as Cornelia du Press.2


  1. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, 1732; item [den 7de 10br]; Hercules du Pres ende Elisabeth Theron; Jan Theron ende Cornelia Venters. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  2. [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Personen in den Huwelyken Staat bevestigd door Predekant. Salomon van Echten.
    9. Do. [Novb. 1749]. Michiel Johan Christoph Vaatke van Brandenburg; burger aan Drakensteyn Jongman en Cornelia du Press van Cabo de Goede Hoop Jonge Dogter.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.

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