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Estienne Niel, SV/PROG

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Dauphine, France
Death: Died in Franschoek,Kaapkolonie,Suid-Afrika
Immediate Family:

Son of Guillaume Néel, I and Unknown Néel
Husband of Marie Madeleine Marais, b4 SM
Father of Maria Magdalena Nel, a2b1 SM; Ettienne Niel, a2b2; Anna Niel, a2b3 SM; Rachel Nel, a2b4 and Jean Nel, a2b5
Brother of Jean (Jan) Néel

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About Estienne Niel, SV/PROG

Estienne was from Dauphine, a French refugee that arrived in South Africa in 1693. He was a "Kompanjie" Soldier en later a farmer in Drakenstein.He owned the following farms:

Keerweder in Franschoek, La Dauphine , Orange, Paarl and Bossjesmanfontein in Groot Paardeberg since 1714, Klipfontein outside malmesbury since 1720. His only son only had doughters.

Info from Groot Afrikaanse Familienaamboek Cor Pama. Geslagregisters van Vroeë families aan die Kaap By GISA

http://www.stamouers.com/

Guillaume NEL, / Neel gebore ongeveer 1663, in Rouen, Normandie. Let wel dat hy nie familie van Estienne Nel nie.

Estienne NEL, gebore 1669, van Dauphine was 'n Franse Hugenoot wat in 1693 in Suid-Afrika aangekom het. Hy was eers 'n kompanjie soldaat en later 'n landbouer in Drakenstein. Hy trou in 1700 met Marie-Madeleine (Maria Magdalena) MARAIS. Hy het die volgende plase besit la Dauphine, Franschhoek sedert 1694, Keerweder, Franschhoek sedert 1701; en Orange, Paarl en Bossjesmansfontein, Groot Paardeberg sedert 1714, en Klipfontein buite Malmesbury sedert 1720. Estienne Nel is in 1738 oorlede, en sy enigste seun wat getroud is het, het egter net dogters gehad.

KINDERS

1. Marie Madeleine ~ 21 Jul 1703 x 5 Maart 1719 Francois Louis Migault van Emden

2. Anna ~ 1704 x Andries Grove

3. Etienne ~ 8 Feb 1705

4. Rachel ~ 10 Jul 1707 x Paul Jourdan

5. Jean ~ 8 Nov 1711 burger Stellenbosch x 21 Okt 1731 Sara Coetsee .

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Estienne was a VOC soldier who arrived at the Cape in 1693. He married Marie Madeleine Marais, daughter of Charles Marais from Le Plessis-Marle Ille de France, in 1700. He settled on the farm Le Plessis Marle, Simondium near Franschoek and also farmed La Dauphine in Franschoek. 1701 he bought Keerweerder from Heinrich Muller,Orange in Paarl in 1714 as well as Bossjemansfontein in Groot Paardeberg. He became the most prosperous farmer above Pierre Joubert, Jean Garde, Pierre Lombaard and Pierre Rousseau accumulatively. His only son, Etienne, who was born 8/2/1705 died young. He also had 4 daughters. Estienne originated from Dauphine in France.

ESTIENNE WAS A COUSIN OF GUILLAUME NEEL AS THEIR FATHERS WERE BROTHERS.

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Estienne Niel, SV/PROG's Timeline

1668
1668
Dauphine, France
1700
1700
Age 32
Drakenstein, Suid Afrika, Kaap
1702
1702
Age 34
Drakenstein, Kaap, Suid Afrika
1704
1704
Age 36
1705
1705
Age 37
Cape, South Africa
1707
1707
Age 39
Western Cape, South Africa
1711
1711
Age 43
1738
1738
Age 70
Franschoek,Kaapkolonie,Suid-Afrika