Ocker Brits

M, #8640, b. before 13 September 1705
Father*Hans Jacob Brits1 b. c 1670
Mother*Dina Olivier1 b. b 25 Jul 1675, d. b 23 Nov 1722

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Last Edited04/11/2014
Birth*Ocker Brits was born before 13 September 1705 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.2
BaptismOcker Brits was baptized on 13 September 1705 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Magdalena Brits.2
Marriage*He married Catharina Byl, daughter of Abraham Bastiaanz Pijl and Cornelia Cornelisse, on 11 November 1731 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.3


Catrina Pijl b. 16 Nov 1692
Names in the record, in publications, etc.13 September 1705, the name of Ocker was written in the record as Ocker Prits.2
7 December 1732, the name of Ocker was written in the record as Okker Brits.


  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. [S325] Baptism Register, Palmkronieke I Baptisms, Ocker, soon van Hans Jacob Prits, en Dina Olivier, getùijge Magdalena Prits, der 13e 7br 1705.
  3. [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Idem, [den 11 9br 1731] Ocker Brits van Cabo de Goede Hoop burger aan Cabo Jongman; Catharina Byl van Cabo voornoemt weduwe van Wilhelm Bootha.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  4. [S408] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register, 1732
    den 7de 10ber [December]: Dina Carolina; Okker Britz en Catharina Pijl; Carel Hendrik van Hartmans en Helena Pas. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Baptisms.
  5. [S153] J.A. Heese & R.T.J. Lombard, South African Genealogies 1 A-C, HSRC SA Genealogies (Pretoria: Institute for Historical Research, Division Genealogical Research, Pretoria, 1986, 1989), ISBN 0-620-23962-X, p.451. Hereinafter cited as S.A. Genealogies 1.

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