Elisabeth Vivier, b2

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Elisabeth Vivier, b2

Also Known As: "Isabeau van Wyk", "du Preez", "Eckhoff", "wed. Labat & Eijkhoff"
Birthplace: Paarl, Cape, South Africa
Death: Died in Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Abraham Vivier, SV/PROG and Jacquemine Vivier, b5 SM
Wife of Nicolaas Labat; Matthys Hendrik Eckhoff and Gerrit Willemsz van Wijk, a2b3
Partner of Charl Prieur du Plessis b1
Mother of Elisabeth du Plessis, b1c2; Maria Magdalena Eckhoff; Gerrit van Wyk, b3c1; Abraham van Wyk, b3c2; Jacomina van Wyk, b3c3 and 1 other
Sister of Abraham Vivier, b1; Maria Viviers; Hercules Vivier, b4; Cecilia van Kerken, b5; Isaac Vivier, b6 and 4 others

Managed by: Schalk Willem van Wyk
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About Elisabeth Vivier, b2

See See http://www.ballfamilyrecords.co.uk/kfp/I089.html


When her mother, Jacquemine du Pree died, the children were farmed out by their guardians, the Cape Weesmeesters to 'honourable people of good name and repute'. Elisabeth herself went to live with her Uncle and Aunt, Jacques Theron and Maria Jeanne du Pree.

But from the report submitted by Weesmeesters to the Governor of the Cape in Council in November 1716, it seems that not only had Elisabeth been seduced in 1714 at the home of her grandmother, Cecilia Datis, by her cousin's husband, Charles du Plessis who had trapped her on that in the wine cellar, but in her new home with her uncle, in February 1716 she had again been persuaded by the same man, again in the wine cellar, and she had, as a consequence, become pregnant.

Her daughter, Elisabeth du Plessis, was born in November 1716. Charles du Plessis was orderd to pay f.20 for expenses and f.4 per month for the support of the child.

Her children are given here as listed in her inventory of August 1730.

These children shared their deceased mother's portion of the Estate of their uncle, Isack Vivie, in December 1732, and the four van Wijck children are all mentioned again in October 1740 when their step- mother, Maria Provo, married again. - http://www.ballfamilyrecords.co.uk/kfp/I089.html

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Elisabeth Vivier, b2's Timeline

February 12, 1698
NGK Drakenstein
February 12, 1698
February 12, 1698
Cape Of Good Hope
February 12, 1698
February 12, 1698
Cape, South Africa
November 24, 1716
Age 18
Cape of Good Hope
June 3, 1717
Age 19
NGK Drakenstein
October 22, 1719
Age 21
NGK Drakenstein
June 15, 1721
Age 23
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa