Frans Kruger1

M, #12782, b. before 20 August 1719, d. before 25 June 1782
Father*Jacob Kruger2 b. 28 Jul 1690, d. 29 Oct 1749
Mother*Johanna Kemp2 b. c Aug 1696, d. 27 Oct 1778

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Last Edited02/01/2014
Birth*Frans Kruger was born before 20 August 1719 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismFrans Kruger was baptized on 20 August 1719 de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Marytie.3,1 
Marriage*He married Judith Coetzee, daughter of Cornelis Coetzee and Geertruy Gerrits, on 1 March 1744 de Caep de Goede Hoop.4
MarriageHe married Maria Putter, daughter of Johannes Lodewijk Putter and Anna van der Swaan, on 29 October 1752 de Caep de Goede Hoop.5
MarriageHe married Magdalena Catharina Erasmus, daughter of Jacob Erasmus and Sara de Klerk, on 10 April 1774 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Tulbagh, de Caep de Goede Hoop.6
Death*He died before 25 June 1782 de Caep de Goede Hoop.7

Family 1

Maria Putter b. b 15 Oct 1730
  • Maria Petronella Kruger8 b. b 25 Apr 1756

Family 2

Magdalena Catharina Erasmus b. b 16 Nov 1749, d. b 21 Sep 1792
  • Sara Cecilia Kruger1 b. b 7 Jul 1776


  1. [S34] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, South African Genealogies 4 J-K (Pretoria: Human Sciences Research Council, 1992), p.483-484. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 4 J-K.
  2. [S34] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, S.A. Genealogies 4 J-K, p.482-483.
  3. [S502] Website Family Search ( "[1719] 20 do [Aùgùsti] Frans. Jacob Crùger, en Jannetje Kemp. De Vader, en Maria Loze.…."
  4. [S153] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, South African Genealogies 1 A-C, HSRC SA Genealogies (Pretoria: Institute for Historical Research, Division Genealogical Research, Pretoria, 1986, 1989), ISBN 0-620-23962-X, p.619. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 1.
  5. [S190] C.C. de Villiers & C. Pama, Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families II L-R (Cape Town / Amsterdam: A.A. Balkema, 1966), p.743. Hereinafter cited as Geslagregisters van ou Kaapse Families II L-R.
  6. [S532] Website The Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA branch ( "10 Apr 1774
    1774, den 10 April
    Frans Kruger
    van Cabo de Goede Hoop, weduwr.
    burger aan Stellenbosch
    Magdalena Christina Erasmus
    van Cabo voorm:, jonge dogter
    Source: Nederduits Gereformeerde Gemeente (NGK), Tulbagh, Western
    Cape. marriage register, 1744-1839, page 27, entry no 6. Repository:
    NG Kerkargief, Noordwal-Wes, Stellenbosch, G4 9/1. Transcribed by
    Trysie Joubert, Marelize Keyter, Marie Greyvenstein and Annatje
    Erasmus as part of the eGGSA Project, from VC 664, Cape Archives
  7. [S383] Johann Meintjes Meintjes 1675-1971, edited by Keith Meintjes, privately published by Keith Meintjes, (2004) "when his widow remarried. p.31,[c3]     Johannes Petrus, = Waveren 17.1.1751, x Cape Town 26.5.1782 Magdalena Catharina Erasmus, widow of Frans Kruger."
  8. [S352] Lukas Rinken, "eSAGI", 2005-2009 . . Hereinafter cited as "eSAGI."

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