Anna van Wijk

F, #6292, b. circa 1698, d. after 1732
Father*Willem van Wijk1 b. c 1655
Mother*Catharina Harmensz1 b. c 1676

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NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695NGK (Cape Town) Baptisms 1665-1695
NGK (Cape Town) Marriages1665-1695NGK (Cape Town) Marriages 1665-1695
Last Edited06/10/2021
Birth*Anna van Wijk was born circa 1698.1
Marriage De facto* Between 1713 and 1724 Anna van Wijk and Gerrit Willemsz were in a de facto relationship de Caep de Goede Hoop. . Mansell Upham notes in private conversation that, even though a marriage record has not yet been found, it is llikely that Anna van Wijk and Gerrit Willemsz were legally married. Baptisms of the period routinely indicated that a child was born out of wedlock, viz onecht, but this is not the case in the baptism of their son Gerrit Willemsz (later Gerrit Nieuwoudt).2,3 
Marriage*She married Isaak Nieuwoudt on 6 February 1724 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop.4
Death*She died after 1732.5

Family 1

Gerrit Willemsz b. c 1670

Family 2

Isaak Nieuwoudt b. c 1690


  1. [S331] Webpage Ball Family Records ( ""
  2. [S735] Mansell G. Upham, "Was Gerrit Nieuwoudt really a NIEUWOUDT?", Capensis [Gerrit Nieuwoudt] 3/2001 (Augst 2001). Hereinafter cited as "Gerrit Nieuwoudt."
  3. [S629] Personal communications between Mansell Upham and Delia Robertson, 2010-present.
  4. [S733] VC 621, NGK Marriage Registers 1713-1756 (Cape Town) transcribed by Corney Keller: [1724] 6 Februarij
    Isaac Nieuhout, van Amsterd: wed:r, en Anna van Wijk, van Cabo de
    Goede Hoop, (1713-1756), Cape Town Archives Repository, Private Bag X9025, Cape Town, South Africa, 021-4624050. Hereinafter cited as NGK Marriage Registers 1713-1756 (Cape Town).
  5. [S331] Webpage Ball Family Records ( "; Richard Ball estimates the date of death between 1725 and 1737, but it had to be after the birth of her last child in 1732."
  6. [S331] Webpage Ball Family Records ( "; [Citing: Church Registers - Cape Town Congregation . . . 1717, 2 Maij; Gerrit; Gerrit Willemsz en Anna van Wyk; Arij van Wyk en Trijntje Harmensz]."
  7. [S331] Webpage Ball Family Records ( ";. [Citing: Upham, Mansell - information by email Anna van Wijk was certainly married de jure to Nieuwoudt. They
    married on 6 February 1724 (Kaap Gemeente)
  8. [S736] VC 605 (NGK G1-8/2), NGK Baptism Registers 1713-1742 (Cape Town), 2012: [1720] [17 9b:o] Jeremias
    Isaac Niewout, en Anna van Wijk
    Cornelis Stapper, en Maria van Wijk., transcribed by Corney Keller, (1713-1742), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1713-1742 (Cape Town).

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