Roelof van Wijk1

M, #11801, b. before 2 December 1731
Father*Adrianùs van Wyk1 b. 25 Dec 1701
Mother*Sara Fourie1 b. 29 Nov 1705

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NGK Drakenstein Baptisms 1694-1732NGK Drakenstein Baptisms 1694-1732
Last Edited27/10/2014
Birth*Roelof van Wijk was born before 2 December 1731 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismRoelof van Wijk was baptized on 2 December 1731 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Dirkje Helm and Willem van Wyk.1
Marriage*He married Maria Catharina de Jager, daughter of Andries de Jager and Elisabeth Potgieter, on 8 April 1762 de Caep de Goede Hoop.2


Maria Catharina de Jager b. b 2 Oct 1734
  • Adriaan van Wijk3 b. b 14 Sep 1766
  • Elisabeth van Wijk4 b. b 4 Oct 1767
  • Sara Johanna van Wijk5 b. b 14 Jan 1769
  • Andries van Wijk6 b. b 22 Dec 1771
  • Maria Catharina van Wijk7 b. b 26 Jan 1777


  1. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, 1731; Den 2de 10br; Roelof; Adrian van Wijk en Sara Forij; Wilhelm van Wijk ende Deerkje Helmse.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  2. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke Nageslag van Louis van Bengale en Lijsbeth van die Kaap", Kronos (Die Blanke nageslag . . .) 1 (1979): x 8.4.1762 Roelof van Wyk ˜ 2.12.1731. Hereinafter cited as "Die Blanke nageslag."
  3. [S324] GSSA, "Die VAN WYK-families van Suid-Afrika, Uitgawe 3", 6 Feb 2010 (Pretoria). , ~ Tulbagh, 14.09.1766. Hereinafter cited as "Die VAN WYK-families van Suid-Afrika, Uitgawe 3."
  4. [S324] GSSA, "Die VAN WYK-families van Suid-Afrika, Uitgawe 3", ? Tulbagh, 04.10.1767.
  5. [S326] J.L. (Leon) Hattingh, "Die Blanke nageslag", e3 Sara Johannes (van Wyk) ˜ 14.1.1769.
  6. [S324] GSSA, "Die VAN WYK-families van Suid-Afrika, Uitgawe 3", ˜ 22.12.1771.
  7. [S324] GSSA, "Die VAN WYK-families van Suid-Afrika, Uitgawe 3", ˜ 26.1.1777.

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