Barbara van Brakel

F, #8891, b. before 14 November 1688
Father*Adriaan Willemsz van Brakel1 b. c 1645, d. b 30 Mar 1699
Mother*Sara Roosendaal1 b. c 1650

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Last Edited16/01/2017
Birth*Barbara van Brakel was born before 14 November 1688 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismBarbara van Brakel was baptized on 14 November 1688 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Johanna Rosendal.1 
Marriage*She married Johannes Craaij on 29 December 1709 Nederduitsche Gereformeerde Kerk, (Cape Town), de Caep de Goede Hoop.2,3,4


Johannes Craaij b. c 1680
Baptisms - WitnessBarbara van Brakel and Leendert van Brakel witnessed the baptism of Grietje NN on 25 June 1702 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop.5


  1. [S397] NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.), 1665-1695: ao 1688 . . . Den 14 9ber een kind gedoopt waar van vader is Adriaan
    van Brakel, de moeder Sara van Rosendaal
    de geuijge Jannetie Rosendaal de naam van
    't kind is Barbara, transcribed by Richard Ball, Norfolk, England, (May 2006), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch Hereinafter cited as Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.).
  2. [S629] Personal communications between Mansell Upham and Delia Robertson, 2010-present. 29 December 1709:
    Jan Craay van Dresden
    Barbara van Braakel van de Caap. jonged.
  3. [S700] VC 604, NGK Marriage Registers 1696-1712 (Cape Town), 1695-1712: D:o (29 December)
    Jan Craaij van Dresden, met Barbara van
    Braakel, van Caap de Goede Hoop, j: d:r
    "Kerkboek 1695-1712," p. 106, 29 Dec 1709, marriage entry for Jan Craaij and Barbara van Braakel, transcribed by Corney Keller, (24 Mar 2012), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch Hereinafter cited as NGK Marriage Registers 1696-1712 (Cape Town).
  4. [S204] Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia of the Germans at the Cape, 1652-1806, Archives Year Book for South African History (Cape Town: Government Printer, Union of South Africa, 1946), CRAY, JOHANNES (S Cray and Craa).- Dresden. So. 1708-10, later burgher and owner of the farm "Veldhuysen" near Wynberg. (1) 29.12.1709 Barbara van Brakel; (2) 21.10.1714 Aletta van Wyk. 6 children (one son, Johannes Pieter, bapt. 28.6.1711 not mentioned in G.R.) (GMR 1708-10; CJ 1126: 85; CJ 1132: 127; Rq. 1729-32: 25; Test. O.C. 3: 70; Test. CJ 1072: 9; G.R. nr. 409.). Hereinafter cited as Personalia.
  5. [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, Grietje, dogter van Mattys van Madegasker, d' Moeder Sara Symonsz, getuygen Leendert van Brakel, en Barbara van Brakel, der 25 Juny 1702.. Hereinafter cited as Palmkronieke I Baptisms.
  6. [S734] VC 604, NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town), (1695-1712), Genealogical Society of South Africa, eGSSA Branch, Hereinafter cited as NGK Baptism Registers 1695-1712 (Cape Town).

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