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Johann Ludwig Bouwer (Bauer), SV/PROG

Also Known As: "Jan Lodewyk Bauer", "became BOUWER in South African Genealogy", "Ludwig", "Bauer"
Birthplace: Hesse - Kassel
Death: Died in Swellendam, Suid Afrika, Kaap
Immediate Family:

Husband of Cornelia Burger, b1c5 SM
Father of Elisabeth Francina Bouwer, b1; Margaretha Geertruyda Bouwer, b2; Cornelia Helena Bouwer, b3; Jeremias Jesaias Bouwer, b4; Aletta Sophia Bezuidenhout, b5 and 9 others

Occupation: Founding father of Bouwer's in S.A
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About Johann Ludwig Bouwer, SV/PROG

Johan Lodewyk Bouwer of Johann Ludwig Bauer was die stamvader van die Bouwer familie in Suid Afrika. Kom as soldaat in 1724 hier aan. Slagter van 1724-30. Burger in 1730. In 1736 woon hy op Stellenbosch.


Geslagregister van Vroeë Kaapse families - Christoffel Coetzee de Villiers.


SY GEBOORTEDATUM SOOS AANGETOON KAN NIE REG WEES NIE. Volgens die Datum was hy 4 jaar oud toe hy alleen in die Kaap aangekom het werksaam as soldaat.


BAUER JOHANN LUDWIG (S). - Kassel. Arr. 1724 as sa., loaned as butcher 1724-30, b. 1730. In 1736 residing at Swellendam. ~ 19.2.1736 Cornelia Burgers (Marr. Reg. of Paarl). 14 children. (Rq. 1729-30: 53; CJ 1131: 168; G.R. nr. 52; Test. O.C. 29: 130; Test. CJ 1169: 47.)

- 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)

Marriage to Cornelia Burger

NGK Drakenstein, Cape of Good Hope

Den 16 Feb. [1736]. Jan Lodewijk Bowder van Hessen Cassel Burger aan Cabo. J.M. met Cornelia Burger van Cabo. J.D.

- Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Marriages., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006, Marriage Register on

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Johann Ludwig Bouwer, SV/PROG's Timeline

March 2, 1719
Hesse - Kassel
Age 4
Age 4
February 16, 1736
Age 16
Drakenstein, Kaap, Suid Afrika
November 4, 1736
Age 17
Stellenbosch, Cape, South Africa
February 22, 1739
Age 19
Stellenbosch, Cape, South Africa
Age 21
Stellenbosch, Cape, South Africa
Age 23
Stellenbosch, Cape, South Africa
Age 25
Cape, South Africa
Age 28
Stellenbosch, Cape, South Africa