Catharina van Wijk

F, #9201, b. before 6 December 1716
Father*Arie van Wijk Willemse1 b. 15 Apr 1686
Mother*Anthonetta Campher b. b 29 Jan 1690; Even though the mother is not named in Catharina's baptism, she is named as a child of her parents in the inventory of her father's estate.2,3

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Last Edited11/11/2014
Birth*Catharina van Wijk was born before 6 December 1716 in de Caep de Goede Hoop.1
BaptismCatharina van Wijk was baptized on 6 December 1716 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Stellenbosch, de Caep de Goede Hoop. The baptism was witnessed by Hermina Harmanze and Friedrich Conradi.2 See: Baptism of Catharina van Wyck
Marriage*She married Diederik Koekemoer, son of Jochem Koekemoer and Maria Putter, on 19 April 1744 Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Drakenstein, de Caep de Goede Hoop.4,5
Names in the record, in publications, etc.6 December 1716, the name of Catharina was written in the record as Catharina van Wyck.2


  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, Catharina, d'Vader Arie Willemse van Wyck, d'Moeder [blank] getù Frederik Coenradi en syn hùijsvroùw Armina [Harmentz], 6e xbr 1716.
  3. [S331] Webpage Ball Family Records ( "; last accessed 29 Sept 2011: "The mother's name is blank in the record of baptism at Stellenbosch, but she is named in the inventory of [the estate of her father Arij van Wijk] 1731 as a child of this couple, her age given as 15.""
  4. [S470] Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Marriage Register, Personen in den Huwelyken Staat bevestigd door Predekant. Salomon van Echten.
    19 April. [1744]. Diederick Koekemoer van Cabo de Goede Hoop aan Drakensteyn Jongman en Catharina van Wyk van Cabo voornoemd. J.D.. Hereinafter cited as Drakenstein I Marriages.
  5. [S331] Webpage Ball Family Records ( " , last accessed on 9 August 201. Richard Ball concludes the bride in this marriage was Catharina daughter of Arij v Wijk Willemse and Anthonetta Campher because their son Willem's siblings were named in his estate accounts."

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