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Jacobus Philippus Snyman, Genl. en vorige Kmdt. van die Rustenburg en Zeerust kommandos

Nicknames: "Kootjie"
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Death: Died in Groot Marico, Ngaka Modiri Molema, North West, South Africa
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Son of Jacobus Philippus Snyman, b7c4d8e3 and Johanna Marthina Snyman, b4c1d10e3
Husband of <private> Snijman (Potgieter); Dirkie Elizabeth Aletta Snyman; Lydia Magdalena Erasmus and Helena Jacoba Catharina Pienaar
Father of Johannes Snyman; Jacobus Philippus Louwrens Snyman; Matthys Gerhardus Snyman; Evert Snyman; Elsie Magdalena Adriana Snyman and 3 others
Brother of Gerrit Christoffel Snyman; Johannes Jurie Snyman; johanna martina snyman; susanna maria snyman and Catharina Elizabeth Snyman

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About Jacobus Philippus Snyman, Genl. en vorige Kmdt. van die Rustenburg en Zeerust kommandos

General Jacobus Philippus Snyman [Kootjie], farmer and soldier (*29.01.1838 Marico district) (≈21.03.1840) farmed in the Marico district of the Transvaal and led its commando in the Anglo-Boer War. He began the war as Commandant of the Zeerust Boer Commando on the Tvl. western front. Boer General in command of the Rustenburg and Marico burghers during which he took command from Genl. Piet Cronje at the Siege of Mafeking from November 1899 to May 1900 (†19.12.1925 Doornhoek 32, District Marico, Witrand).

Boedel 59110/1926 – Tussenbewaarplek, Uniegebou, Pretoria

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Jacobus Philippus Snyman's Timeline

1838
January 29, 1838
1858
March 10, 1858
Age 20
August 6, 1858
Age 20
1859
January 25, 1859
Age 20
Groot Marico, Ngaka Modiri Molema, North West, South Africa
1862
July 12, 1862
Age 24
Zeerust, North West, South Africa
1866
January 28, 1866
Age 27
1867
1867
Age 28
Zeerust, Ngaka Modiri Molema, North West, South Africa
1869
1869
Age 30
1871
June 1871
Age 33
1874
April 1874
Age 36