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Jean Baptiste Schultz, SV/PROG

Also Known As: "Schoultz"
Birthplace: Landau, Bayern, Deutschland
Death: Died in Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Friedrich Schultz; Johan Fredrich Schultz, Dr.; Maria Franziska Mallg and Maria Franziska Schultz
Husband of Pamela Schultz; Catherina Maria Schultz and Catharina Maria Heger, b3 SM
Partner of Pamela van de Kaap
Father of Frans Schultz; Frans Schultz; Jenetta Francina Schultz; Wilhelmina Schultz; Johan Frederik Schultz and 3 others

Occupation: sergeant then teacher, Paarl
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About Jean Baptiste Schultz, SV/PROG

Jean-Baptiste and his parents came from Landau in the province Bavarian Palatinate in Germany near the border of France. This part was under French occupation from 1700 to 1815. He went to South Africa in 1780 as an ordinary soldier in the service of VOC in Cape Town. He was a corporal in 1784 and the following year sergeant. In 1791 he obtained his citizenship. He died as a teacher at Paarl. When he arrived his name was spelt Schultz. His son John Frederick, however, in later years changed the spelling to SCHOULTZ which is the French spelling.

SCHULTZ JEAN BAPTISTE (S). — Landau. * 17.5.1749, son of the physician Friedrich S. and Maria Franziska Mallg. (W. Schmidt, p. 187.) Arr. 1780 as so., corp. 1784, sergt. 1785, rel. from serv. 1791, in 1794 in the service of Heinrich Matfeld (q.v.). + 31.1.1813 as schoolmaster at Paarl. One illeg. son, Frans (8.1.1792), by Pamela of the C., sl. of Johannes Gysbertus v. Reenen (Test. CJ 1199: 1). ~ 10.6.1792 Catharina Maria Heger. 3 children. Divorced 1799. (GMR 1781-89; C 220, p. 591; C 201, p. 228; C 289, p. 174; G.R. nr 857; CJ 838 under 16.5.1799; Inv. O.C. 29: 25.) He emancipated his son, Frans, in 1792. (CJ 1253: 9.)

- Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia of the Germans at the Cape, 1652-1806, Archives Year Book for South African History (Cape Town: Government Printer, Union of South Africa, 1946)

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Jean Baptiste Schultz, SV/PROG's Timeline

May 17, 1749
Landau, Bayern, Deutschland
November 22, 1790
Age 41
November 22, 1790
Age 41
June 10, 1792
Age 43
Kaap, Suid Afrika
July 4, 1793
Age 44
Age 43
September 27, 1795
Age 46
Age 45
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
September 3, 1797
Age 48
Age 47