Jan Valk

M, #8538, b. circa 1675

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Last Edited22/12/2015
Birth*Jan Valk was born circa 1675.1
Marriage*He married Maria van Brakel, daughter of Adriaan Willemsz van Brakel and Sara Roosendaal, on 21 February 1723 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
Baptisms - WitnessJan Valk and Maria Losëe witnessed the baptism of Wilhelmina de Kock on 28 February 1723 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town).2
He and Isabeau le Long witnessed the baptism of Johannes Loùw on 25 August 1726 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.3
Property TransactionsOn 28 June 1726 the 63 morgan farm Wolwedans tussen de Paardebergh en de Mosselbanksrivier was sold by Jan Valk to Willem Stolts. Stolts borrowed the money from Hendrik Swellengrebel and over the course of the rest of his life he repaid the full amount of Rds 666, with the last instalment of Rds 365 paid from his estate in 1750. Stolts lived on Wolwedans from 1726 to 1743, although he owned the property until his decease in 1750.4


  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, Lorna:
    Jan was 'n ouderling en heemraad en het op Elsenburg geboer. Hy was getroud met Maria =30.5.1677 d/v Adriaan van Brakel en Sara Rosendael. Haar x 22.1.1702 Jacobus Louw (b5). Jan Valk se eerste huwelik was met Josina Mos. D&P se genealogie Jacobus (b5) is verkeerd.. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  2. [S736] VC 605 (NGK G1-8/2), NGK Baptism Registers 1713-1742 (Cape Town), 2012: 28 d:o [Februarij 1723] Wilhelmina. Servaas de Kok, en Susanna van Booven. Jan Valk, en Maria Losee., transcribed by Corney Keller, (1713-1742), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch http://www.eggsa.org/sarecords/. Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1713-1742 (Cape Town).
  3. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Den 25 Aùgùstùs 1726; K; Johannes; V: Adrijaan Loùw; M: Marija Malan; G: Jan Valk, Elijzabeth De Longparel [Le Long].
  4. [S649] Margaret Cairns, "Willem Stolts of the Cape - 1692-1750", Familia (Willem Stolts of the Cape - 1692-1750) XXVII/1990 No. 2 (1990): Three years later Willem purchased the 63 morgen Wolwedans, 'tussen de
    Paardebergh en de Mosselbanksrivier' from Jan Valk, citing Transfer 1747 - 28/6/1726. Hereinafter cited as "Willem Stolts of the Cape."

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