Elisabeth Beijers

F, #7025, b. 10 October 1683
Father*Andries Beijers1 b. c 1650, d. 1700
Mother*Catharina Wagenmakers1 b. c 1658
ChartsDescendants of Catharina van Palliacatta

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Last Edited02/01/2014
BirthElisabeth Beijers was born before 10 October 1683 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.2
Marriage*She married Christoffel Esterhùysen circa 1699.1


Christoffel Esterhùysen b. c 1670, d. 1724
Names in the record, in publications, etc.Elisabeth Beijers was also known as Lysbeth Beijers.3
Elisabeth Beijers was also known as Lysebet Beyers.4
BaptismsElisabeth Beijers was baptized on 10 October 1683 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Anna Hoecks.5,1
Baptisms - WitnessElisabeth Beijers and Christoffel Esterhùysen witnessed the baptism of Klara Anna Harmense on 1 August 1706 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.3
She and Meyndert Barentsz de Merts witnessed the baptism of Niklaas Swart on 18 July 1723 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.6
Slave TransactionsOn 25 April 1726 Carel van Malabar was sold by Elisabeth Beijers to Johannes Groenewald de Caep de Goede Hoop.7


  1. [S151] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, South African Genealogies 2 D-G (Pretoria, South Africa: Human Science Research Council, 1989), p. 233. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 2 D-G.
  2. [S397] NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.), 1665-1695: 1683
    eodem dito (10 October) Elisabeth
    Andries Beier en Catharina
    Anna Heeds [ big water ] Christia
    sen van Str[ blot ], transcribed by Richard Ball, Norfolk, England, (May 2006), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch http://www.eggsa.org/. Hereinafter cited as Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.).
  3. [S325] Lorna Newcomb and Ockert Malan, compilers, Annale van Nederduits Gereformeerde Moedergemeente Stellenbosch No 1.., CD-ROM (Stellenbosch) Die Genootskap vir die Kerkversameling, 2004 0-9584832-1-3), Baptism Register, Klara Anna, d' Vader, Jan Hermanùsz van Paderborn, moder Marretie Beijers, getùygen Christoffel Esterhùysen, en Lysbeth Beijers, der 1 Aùg 1706. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  4. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Christoffel, de Vader Christoffel Esterhùysen, de Moeder Lysebet Beyers, getùyge Jan Harmensz en Marretie Beyers: 9 Maart 1710.
  5. [S397] NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.): Eeodem dito (10 October)
    Andries Beier en Catharina
    Anna Hoecks [...water blot...]s Christia[...]sen van Str[...water blot...], 1665-1695, Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch http://www.eggsa.org/
  6. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Niklaas, d Vader Claas Swart, d'Moeder Aaltie Visser, getn. Meyndert de Mers en Elisabeth Béyer, 18 Jùly 1723.
  7. [S432] Robert C-H Shell compiler, Changing Hands, A calendar of bondage in southern Africa, 1550 to 1888, CD-ROM; ISBN 1-86918-063-1; (Cape Town: Ancestry24, September 2007), 3569, Carel
    Sequence IDNO: 3569
    Slaves First Name: Carel
    Presumed Place Of Origin: Van Malabar
    Day Of Sale: 25
    Month Of Sale: 4
    Year Of Sale: 1726
    Type Of Sale: Domestic
    Type Of Name: Christian
    Continental Origin Code: Indian Sub Continent
    Slaves Gender: Male
    Price In Rixdollars: 65
    Sellers Last Name: Esterhuijsen [Widow]
    Sellers First Name: Christoffel
    Sellers Civil Status: burgher
    Sellers Gender: Female
    Sellers Marital Status: Widow
    Sellers Domicile: Stellenbosch district
    Sellers Occupation: Farmer
    Buyers Last Name: Groenewald
    Buyers First Name: Johannes
    Buyers Civil Status: burgher
    Buyers Gender: Male
    Buyers Domicile: Stellenbosch district
    Buyers Occupation: farmer
    Comments And References: Esterhui
    Primary Reference: Member of orphan chamber. Hereinafter cited as Changing Hands.
  8. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, Le 10 May 1700; Jean fils de Christoffle Extreux Le peré et la mere Long presanté au Saint Bapteme, sans point de billiet. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  9. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms.

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