Christine du Pont

F, #6262, b. circa 1640, d. before 1686

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Last Edited30/01/2015
Birth*Christine du Pont was born circa 1640 in Ath.1
Marriage*She married Jacques de Savoye, son of Julien de Savoye and Jeanne Dureau, circa 1665.2,3
Death*She died before 1686.4


Jacques de Savoye b. b 29 Jan 1636, d. Oct 1717
  • Jeanne de Savoye5 b. b 1667
  • Jacques de Savoye5 b. Jun 1669, d. a Jun 1669
  • Julienne-Louise de Savoye5 b. 16 May 1671, d. May 1671
  • Marguerite-Thérèse de Savoye+ b. b 4 Sep 1672, d. Mar 1742
  • Barbe-Thérèse de Savoye+5 b. b 20 May 1674
  • Chrétien de Savoye5 b. 27 Jun 1676, d. b 30 Sep 1676
  • Susanne de Savoye5 b. 27 Jan 1678


  1. [S21] Date estimated by compiler, Delia Robertson and, unless there is corroborating information, should not be considered as anything more than a guide.
  2. [S707] Editor-in-chief C.J. Beyers Dictionary of South African Biography Vol III. (Pretoria: Human Sciences Research Council, 1977), p.210. Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of SA Biography III.
  3. [S575] M. Boucher, French Speakers at the Cape in the first hundred years of Dutch East India Company rule: The European background (Pretoria: University of South Africa, 1981), pp. 264-269. Hereinafter cited as French Speakers at the Cape.
  4. [S575] M. Boucher, French Speakers at the Cape, p.267, Savoyre's first wife (Christine du Pont) had died by 1686 . . .
  5. [S203] Mansell Upham 'Cape Mothers: Groote Catrijn van Paliacatta (c. 1631-1683), her slave Maria van Bengale & her daughter-in-law Marguerite-Thérèse de Savoye (1673-1742)', First Fifty Years, Uprooted Lives - Unfurling the Cape of Good Hope's Earliest Colonial Inhabitants (1652-1713), (, October 2014.

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