Jan Robbertz

M, #7271, b. 3 August 1704
Father*Robert Jansz van Hoorn1 b. c 1670, d. a 1725
Mother*Catharina Cornelisz1 b. 5 Nov 1684, d. bt 1718 - 1719

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Last Edited02/01/2014
BirthJan Robbertz was born before 3 August 1704 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.2
Marriage*He married Anna Sophia Hörsel, daughter of Heinrich Goszelke and Christina Bastiaans, on 4 June 1730 Cape Town, de Caep de Goede Hoop.3


Anna Sophia Hörsel b. b 5 Aug 1706, d. c Feb 1758
Names in the record, in publications, etc.3 August 1704, the name of Jan was written in the record as Jan van Hoorn.4
BaptismsJan Robbertz was baptized on 3 August 1704 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Andries Voormeester and Catharina van Malabar.4
Slave TransactionsOn 25 April 1698 Baatje van Macassar and Salomon van Macassar were was sold on behalf of Jan van Hoorn by Hugo de Goijer to Jan Dircks de Beer, for Rds. 130.5


  1. [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. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  2. [S21] Date estimated by compiler, Delia Robertson and, unless there is corroborating information, should not be considered as anything more than a guide.
  3. [S331] Webpage Ball Family Records (www.ballfamilyrecords.co.uk) "http://www.ballfamilyrecords.co.uk/robberts/I002.html, last accessed on 7 January 2011; 5 Church Register - Cape Town Congregation, Cape Archives, VC 603, 604, 605 and 621
    marriages, page 20, 1730
    Den 6 August, Jan Robbertz van Cabo de Goede Hoop burger alhier jongman met Anna Sophia Horsel van Cabo voorn' jongedoghter."
  4. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Jan, soon van Robbert Jansz van Hoorn en Catharina Cornelisz, getuygen Andries Voormeester en Catryn van Bengalen 3e Augus 1704.
  5. [S418] Anna J. Böeseken, Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700 (Cape Town: Tafelberg, 1977), p. 184. 25.4.1698: Baatje (19) and Salomon (24), both from Macassar, sold by Hugo de Goyer on behalf of Joan van Hoorn to Jan Dircx de Beer for Rds. 130.. Hereinafter cited as Slaves and Free Blacks at the Cape 1658-1700.
  6. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, Ao 1731; Den 1ste April; Anna Catharine:/ de Vaeder Johannis Robbers. Moeder, Anna Sop[hia] Horsel. Getùygen Henrik Mijnthies van den Bergh, en Christina Bastianse.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  7. [S408] Baptism Register, Drakenstein I Baptisms, 1732; item [Den 7de 7br]; Anna Maria; Jan Robbers en Anna Sophia Horsel.

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