Willem Botha, b2

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Willem Botha, b2

Also Known As: "Bota"
Birthplace: South Africa
Death: Died in Swellendam, Overberg DC, Western Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Friedrich Botha SV/PROG and Maria Kickers, SM/PROG
Husband of Catharina Pyl, b3
Father of Frederik Botha, b2c1; Maria Catharina Botha, b2c2; Cornelia Botha, b2c5; Willem Botha, b2c3; Anna Botha, b2c6 and 4 others
Brother of Catharina Klopper, b3 SM; Jacobus Botha, b4; Maria Catharina Botha, b6 SM; Cornelia Botha, b7 SM and Anna Botha, b8 SM
Half brother of Johannes Botha, b5 and Theunis Botha, b1

Managed by: Josua Adriaan Joubert
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About Willem Botha, b2


Cape of Good Hope

1728 Den 4 Januarij 1728 K: Willem. V: Willem Bootha voor de geboorte des kints overleden. M: Katharina Pijl. G: Barent Pijl, Marija Katharina Bootha.

- Drakenstein Heemkring, compilers, Drakenstein I Baptisms., CD-ROM (Paarl) Drakenstein Heemkring, 2006 , Baptism Register.


The date of death has been inherited through various merges - does anyone have this date for certain and if possible a source?


According to CC de Villiers - Geslagregister van Vroeë Kaapse families he was baptised on 2/11/1687 and married to Catharina Pyl 14/7/1709.


a1 Frederik (Friedrich) Botha of Both - Wangenheim, by Gotha, 4 Mar 1653, seun van: landbouer Michael Both en Susanna Saulus. Sedert 1685 kom hy voor op Stellenbosch as burger en “boer om die kwart” vir Jan Cornelisz, van Oud-Beyerland. getroud: Stellenbosch 21 Jun 1717 Maria Kickers, van Amsterdam, gesk. vrou van Jan Cornelisz, van Oud-Beyerland. Vir verdere besonderhede oor hom vergelyk: “Die Huisgenoot”, 16 Jul 1926, bls, 35 e.v.

  • b1 Theunis gedoop: 15 Apr 1686, getroud: 15 Dec 1710 Maria Magdalena Snyman
  • b2 Willem gedoop: 2 Nov 1687, getroud: 14 Jul 1709 Catharina Pyl
  • c1 Frederik
  • c2 Maria Catharina
  • c3 Willem gedoop: 7 Aug 1712
  • c4 Frederik gedoop: 13 Jan 1715, burger Drakenstein, getroud: 23 Oct 1735 Petronella Oosthuyzen
  • c5 Cornelia gedoop: 10 Jan 1717, getroud: C. Bezuidenhout
  • c6 Anna gedoop: 23 Oct 1718, getroud: J. Oosthuyzen
  • c7 Catharina gedoop: 25 Jan 1722, getroud: J. Pienaar; hertroud: H. van Staden
  • c8 Martha Elisabeth gedoop: 15 Dec 1726, getroud: P. Swanepoel
  • c9 Willem gedoop: 4 Jan 1728, getroud: Catharina van Emmenes
  • b3 Catharina gedoop: 7 May 1690
  • b4 Jacobus gedoop: 24 Aug 1692, getroud: 22 Oct 1713 Elsie Snyman
  • b5 Johannes burger Drakenstein, getroud: 18 May 1721 Anna van der Merwe; hertroud: 15 Mar 1739 Helena du Toit, weduwee van: Arend Olivier
  • b6 Maria gedoop: 1 May 1695
  • b7 Cornelia gedoop: 6 Jan 1697
  • b8 Anna gedoop: April 1702, getroud: Christian Schmidt, van Halle; hertroud: 18 May 1735 Johannes Friedrich Muller, van Lüneburg
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Willem Botha, b2's Timeline

February 1687
South Africa
November 2, 1687
South Africa
November 2, 1687
November 2, 1687
November 2, 1687
November 2, 1687
July 14, 1709
Age 22
Stellenbosch, Brede River DC, Western Cape, South Africa
Age 21
December 14, 1710
Age 23
Cape of Good Hope
Age 24