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An absconded slave, Thomas, stole sheep from Hercules and was later caught by Louis de Swart. De Swart then brought the slave to the house of Hercules. The other run away slaves then decided to free Thomas and entered Hercules' house, murdered De Swart and stabbed Hercules with a knife who then ran outside. The next morning he was found dead in the field. His eldest daughter, Maria, was raped and murdered by the slave, Lodewyk. (Lodewyk committed suicide while in prison )

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MHC Du Preez, The Du Preez Family in South Africa, pg 119, #827

xx Dorothea BEKKER (d.o. Peter BEKKER & Johanna DE KLERK), ∗ ±__.__.1708, † __.__.1770

»α This was an extra marital and adulterous relationship as she was married to Gerrit Oosthuysen. Hercules' own wife was deceased at that time -------------------- Source: http://southafrica.mypeoplepuzzle.net/

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Hercules du Preez, b4c1's Timeline

1703
January 21, 1703
Paarl, Cape Winelands, Western Cape, South Africa
1707
October 2, 1707
Age 4
Paarl,Kaapkolonie,Suid-Afrika
October 2, 1707
Age 4
Drakenstein, Cape, South Africa
October 2, 1707
Age 4
Drakenstein, Cape, South Africa
October 2, 1707
Age 4
Drakenstein, Cape, South Africa
October 2, 1707
Age 4
Drakenstein
1723
1723
Age 19
Wellington, Western Cape, South Africa
1724
1724
Age 20
1726
1726
Age 22
1727
1727
Age 23