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Samuel Friedrich Bode, SV/PROG 2 MP (1730 - 1790)

SAMUEL FRIEDRICH BODE Samuel Friedrich Bode was born in 1730 in Lüneburg (53.15° Latitude, 10.23° Longitude), Germany (see History below). In 1766 the family stayed in Hannover a...

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Johann Heinrich Tauken, SV/PROG (c.1665 - 1717)

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Johann Friedrich Wilsenach, SV/PROG (1720 - 1795)

Johann Friedrich Wilsnach arrived in the Cape of Good Hope in 1765 from Klein-Wanzleben, Germany. Incorrect Date of birth as would have been a VERY big difference in age at time of marrige ? Still to f...

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Cornelis Dircksz Cool, SV/PROG (c.1660 - c.1731)

Monsterrol van de vrije luijden opgemaaket 23 Januarij 1702 't Caabse District p 15 'Cornelis Kool & Maritje Cornelis 3 k.' ------------ No. 16 p. 103. From Rotterdam. 1701. 12th April. Ships aff...

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Carl Friedrich Geere, SV/PROG (c.1730 - 1792)

Geere, Carl Friedrich, * Rendsburg aankoms 1752 vanaf Hamburg as soldaat op die Snoek, burger in 1755, kleremaker † Stellenbosch 3.1.1792 x Anna Maria le Roux dv Jacobus le Roux en Susanna van d...

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Arend Vlok, SV/PROG MP (c.1670 - c.1724)

VLOK ARNOLDUS. – Erft in the dist. of Cologne. * about 1670. Smith in the service of the Comp., 1702 transferred to Maurirtius, back at the Cape 1708 as burgher. ~ 14.12.1716 Catharina Cleef, d....

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Johann Martin Lourens, SV/PROG MP (1715 - c.1785)

LORENZ JOHANN MARTIN (S). - Wedderstedt in the county of Mansfeld. Son of Johann Andreas L. and Barbara Wackermann. Wagon-driver 1734-49, reedcutter 1740, master wood-cutter 1741-50, superintendent at ...

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Boy Booysen, SV/PROG MP (c.1640 - 1743)

With aknowledgement to the webmaster of Boy Booysen obtained the farm Optenhorst in 1693. JG le Roux states in Noorder-Paarl ‎(part of the series Ons Drakensteinse Erfgrond, published by the D...

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Johannes Steyl, SV/PROG MP (1751 - c.1828)

According to the baptism certificate in the Church of Maulbach, Germany on 15 July 1757 Johannes Steyhe has been baptised in Dannenrod, 5 km north of Maulbach and belonging to the parish of Maulbach. J...

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Heinrich Theodor Wurth, SV/PROG (1850 - 1937)

Hermannsburger Missionar, Lehrer, Pfarrer Schule Morgensonne bei Mission Station Saron (Phokeng, Rustenburg) 1882-1887 Mission Station Berseba (Maile, Brits) 1892-1895 Bauer Vastfontein, ...

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Robert Karl Heinrich Ahlers, SV/PROG (1896 - 1988)

See Robert Ahlers Chronology 1914-1919 for an interesting view of events (with sources) during Opa's first few years in South Africa!

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Jacob von Reenen, SV/PROG MP (c.1703 - 1764)

Jacob von Renen * Memel, Pruise c. 1703 a. 1721 as adelbors, burger in 1725 † 7.6.1764 as ‘n baie ryk man s.v. Daniel von Renen en Catharina Elizabeth Crofki x Kaapstad 1.7.1725 Johanna S...

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Adriaan Deneys, SV/PROG MP (1710 - 1762)

Reference - SAG Volume 2 Page 58 VOC serviceman from Amsterdam

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Thomas Henry Halse, SV/PROG MP (1794 - 1849)

The direct ancestor of the South African branch of the family is THOMAS HALSE, a gentleman and widower, resident in the town of Penzance, Cornwall, who married Mary Thomas (widow of Joseph Batten of Pe...

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James Augustus Poultney, SV/PROG MP (1792 - 1884)

From 1820settlers.com Morgan's Party on Ocean Following from "Some Frontier Families", by Ivan Mitford-Barberton & Violet White, page 235. "Quoted from a letter from Mrs Esme Glazebrook of We...

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Charles Kestell, SV/PROG MP (c.1787 - d.)

As part of the 1820 Settler Scheme to the Eastern Cape, South Africa, the Kestell family came out to South Africa with Morgan's Party, London on the ship "Ocean" which arrived at Table Bay 26th March 1...

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James Edward Moulder, SV/PROG (1829 - 1898)

Lalla Rookh The LALLA ROOKH sailed from London on 9 March 1849 and arrived at Port Natal(Durban), South Africa on 9 May 1849. A barque of 372 tons nm built at St Helier, Jersey 1839 by Edward Allan...

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Sybren Wiltjes Schaap, SV/PROG (1874 - 1965)

Military : Dag der inlijving: 13 Maart 1894 Korps: Genie Troepen Medical: No. 23. Sterk uitgedrukte klierziekige ligchaamsgesteldheid. Arrived from Friesland, Netherlands with his brother Piete...

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Benjamin Leach, SV/PROG MP (1790 - d.)

Settler to the Cape of Good Hope. This tree has been set up to facilitate the sharing of research material pertaining to the LEACH family in South Africa. Feel free to send an email to leachfamily.za...

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William Verity, SV/PROG MP (1780 - 1832)

1820 British Settler William Verity 40, Tailor, together with his wife Elizabeth 33 and 3 children, were members of Cock's Party of 91 Settlers on the Weymouth . Party originated from Oxfordshire...

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George Dyason, Snr, SV/PROG MP (1791 - 1862)

From SOUTH-AFRICA-IMMIGRANTS-BRITISH-L Archives Tessa King There were three brothers who arrived in South Africa with their families as part of the 1820 Settler Scheme. They were Isaac, George & Jose...

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Peter van Breda, SV/PROG (1696 - 1759)

Came to Cape Town, South Africa, about 1720

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Jan van Smittenberg, SV/PROG (b. - 1757)

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Friedrich Arnold Heyneman, SV/PROG 1 MP (c.1742 - 1820)

Gisa SAG Vol 3: Arriveer as matroos op die 'Oosthuysen'. Kanonnier in 1768. Vryburger in 1773. Kleremaker. ------------- HEYNEMANN FRIEDRICH ARNOLD (S). - Mettmann. * 1742, arr. 1762 as arquebusi...

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Johann Sebastiaan Leibbrandt, SV/PROG 1 (1747 - 1817)

Johann Sebastiaan Liebbrandt[A] born:03/08/1747 Seehaus, Leonberg, died:02/10/1817 Cape Town (aged ±70 years old) Born on the farm Seehaus 5 km from Leonberg,12 km from Stuttgart, arrived at the...

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Johann David Leibbrandt, SV/PROG 2 (1778 - 1845)

Johan(n) David Leibbrandt, v. Leonberg; *7.6.1778, s.v. Johann Michael Leibbrandt en Maria Christina Scheffer. Aank. 1799, slagter te Kaapstad, x 26.9.1802 Maria Francina Muller, d.v. Johann Georg Mull...

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Andreas Muller, SV/PROG2 MP (b. - 1762)

Detailgegevens Gegevens van Andries Muller uit Leipsich Datum indiensttreding : 07-03-1713 Datum uit dienst: 09-09-1762 Functie bij indiensttreding: Soldaat Reden uit dienst: Vrijburger Uitgevaren ...

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Johannes Bekker, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

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Johann Conrad Gräbe, SV/PROG (1770 - 1834)

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Rev. John Bartlett, SV/PROG (1788 - 1849)

John Bartlett first arrived in the Cape in 1809 as a Blacksmith for the Navy, appointed by the Naval Board, he was stationed at the Cape of Good Hope Naval yard. He worked there for 4 years and left hi...

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Dr Michael Joseph Adendorff, SV/PROG MP (1752 - 1832)

SAG Vol 1 Page 28 - "van Adendorff by Keulen. Adendorf, Cologne, Germany? More information: Michiel Joseph Adendorff v. Adendorff by Keulen, ­1752, s.v. Jacobus Michael A. en Maria Elisabeth...

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Johann Adam Metzner, SV/PROG (b. - 1806)

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Ds Robert Nicolaus Aling, SV/PROG (1751 - 1800)

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Ds Johannes Fredericus Bode, SV/PROG (1724 - 1784)

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Andreas Momsen, SV/PROG (deceased)

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Johann Claus Moller, SV/PROG MP (1680 - 1699)

MOLLER JOHANN CLAUS. – Hamburg. ~ 21.10.1690 Henrietta Claas, i.e. Henrietta, d. of an unknown Christian and Sara of Soloor, sl. of Willem van Dieden (bapt. 29.10.1673); Sara of Soloor ~ 13.3.16...

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Johann Simon Modemann, SV/PROG (deceased)

Judi Marais-Meyer register: Johann Simon Modeman(n) v Bernburg, wamaker X Johanna Eleonora Lotterstedt. Aank. 1730, soldaat later meester-wamaker. Burgur 1740.

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Dr Johann Gottlieb Mader, SV/PROG (b. - 1808)

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Philipp Jacob Mack, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

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Jan Martin Geisinger, SV/PROG (b. - 1762)

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Dirk Martens, SV/PROG MP (c.1707 - d.)

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Johann Zacharias Hermann, SV/PROG 3 (deceased)

Johan(n) Zacharias Herman(n), v. Dedeleben. Aank. 1767, soldaat, burger 1776. x 31.3.1776 Aletta Maria Fick

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Johann Jacob Maas, SV/PROG 2 MP (c.1760 - d.)

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Johann Gottlieb Maas, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1791)

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Christiaan Maasdorp, SV/PROG MP (c.1674 - c.1742)

MAASDORP CHRISTIAN (S Mastorp, Masdorf, Maasdorp, original name MATZDORF according to W. Schmiedt). – Pasewalk. * about 1674, sa. 1697, master wagonmaker 1701-5, later burgher; licensee of the w...

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Jacob Frederik Wagner, SV/PROG MP (1750 - 1802)

Johann Jacob Friedrich Wagner * Berlyn, Duitsland c. 1750 a. aan boord's Companies Welvaren 1769 as soldaat, onderwyser by Abraham Faure, bode v. hof Stellenbosch en Kaapstad, boekbouer c. 1786, sekret...

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Johann Christian Philipp Wrensch, SV/PROG (1764 - d.)

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Johann Christoffel Broodryk, SV/PROG MP (c.1732 - c.1784)

BRODTRüCK See BROODRYK. BROODRYK JOHANN CHRISTOFFEL (S Brodtrück). - Schwarzburg. Arr. 1751 as so., b. 1756, a smith. ~ 25.9.1757 Christina Stockfleth, wid. Jan van Smittenberg (see Sto...

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Gottfried Friedrich Heist, SV/PROG (b. - c.1791)

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Carel Sterrenberg, SV/PROG MP (c.1750 - 1819)

Car(e)l Sterrenberg, v. Soest. Aank. 1774, konstabel, word in dieselfde jaar deur 'n kanon vermink en verlaat die diens. x 13.8.1775 Julia de Hoog, wed.v. Hendrik Ras; xx 2.3.1794 Elisabeth Louisa Heyt...

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Cornelis Jacobsz Thuyn, SV/PROG (deceased)

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Johann Wilhelm Lotz, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

Johan(n) Wilhelm Lotz (Lutze en Loetzen), v. Wittmund. Aank. 1754, haakbusskutter, later boukneg. Burger 1758, x 28.8.1763 Elisabeth Maria Ras, egsk.1782. ----------- LUTZE JOHANN WILHELM (S Lotz a...

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Pieter Wilhelmus ''Pierre Guillaume'' Langenhoven, SV/PROG (c.1755 - 1824)

Pierre Guillaume (Pieter Wilhelmus) Langenhoven (Piet Fransman) * ongeveer 1755 + 10.6.1824 x Kaapstad 16.9.1792 Johanna Catharina LÖTZ ~ Kaapstad 14.8.1772 + Caledon 8.7.1850. Piet Fransman, di...

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Anthonie van Rooyen, SV/PROG 2 MP (c.1680 - 1738)

Name: Anthonie van Rooyen Variations of the name: van Rooijen, van Roijen, Antjonij Origin of the name: To dig ,to toil or referred to someone who lived far out in the farming areas. Big open space...

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Johann Jacob Stockfleth, SV/PROG (1695 - c.1729)

STOCKFLETH JOHANN JACOB (S), called STOKVLIET. – Hamburg. So. 1711-13, bailiff 1714, b. 1715. ~ 7.4.1715 Josina van Dam, d. of Abraham Pietersz v. Dam and Catharina Smith. In 1728 he bought the ...

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Cornelis van Rooyen, SV/PROG 1 MP (1695 - 1768)

Name: Cornelis van Rooyen Variations of the name: van Rooijen, van Roijen Origin of the name: To dig ,to toil or referred to someone who lived far out in the farming areas. Big open space. Unknown ...

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Johann Christian Weickert, SV/PROG MP (1739 - d.)

Johan(n) Christia(a)n Wykerd of Weickerl v. Mannheim, * 20.3.1739, s.v. grenadier Nikolaus Weickert en Maria Magdalena Nickel. Aank, 1768, soldaat. later boukneg. Burger 1780, skoenmaker. x 11.2.1781 M...

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Johann Berthold Hertzog, SV/PROG (c.1714 - d.)

!FROM! BRUNSWYK - GERMANY SON OF MATTHIAS A WAGON MAKER FROM FORST IN NIEDERLAUSITZ; BRANDENBURG HE CAME TO S A 1734 WAGON MAKER IN THE SERVICE OF THE DUTCH EAST INDIA CO. HE LEFT FOR BATAVIA IN 1743 A...

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Johan Pieter Fürstenburg, SV/PROG (b. - 1797)

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Caspar Heinrich Gildehausen, SV/PROG 2 (c.1748 - d.)

GILDEHAUSEN CASPAR HEINRICH (S Gildehaus). - Osnabrück. * 1748, smith 1771-79, loaned as smith 1779, wagon-driver 1781-83, smith 1784 ff., later (1793) smith in the service of Coenraad Luyt. ~ 2...

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Johann Philipp Fuchs, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1793)

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Johann Andreas Bam, SV/PROG MP (c.1705 - 1762)

BAMM JOHANN ANDREAS (S). - Schwerin. Arr. 1725 as so., so. 1725-30, baker 1731-33, so. 1734, b. 1734, baker at Cape Town. + 28.11.1762. 4 children by Rachel (Anna Catharina) of the C., manumitted with ...

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Dietrich Schnitt (1676 - 1725)

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Johann Heinrich Spiegelberg, SV/PROG (c.1703 - c.1752)

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Carl Georg Wieser, SV/PROG MP (c.1687 - c.1758)

WIESER CARL GEORG. - Heidelberg (S in CJ 1210: 56). Arr. 1728 as so., corp. 1730-33, b. 1733. ~ (1) 20.1.1732 Johanna Jacoba Colyn; (2) 24.1.1740 Maria van der Poel, wid. Melt van der Spuy. One son. Th...

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Johann Friedrich Muller, SV/PROG 3 MP (c.1699 - d.)

The family apparently went to Batavia towards 1743 according to South African Genealogies Volume5 page 728

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Johann Daniël DISANDT, SV/PROG 1 (1764 - c.1817)

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Johannes Christian Disandt, SV/PROG 2 (1774 - d.)

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Christian Philipp Zinn, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

Bronne Ligging van Neuenhof an der Werra -

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Hendrik Elberts MP (b. - c.1696)

ELBERTS HEINRICH (according to W. Schmidt, p. 60, original name ELLEBRECHT). - Osnabrück. Adelborst 1656, b. 21.2.1657, was granted a piece of ground on the Liesbeeck River 14.4.1657, and farmed...

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Eduard Arends, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1749)

Inventories of the Orphan Chamber Cape Town Archives Repository, South Africa Reference no.: MOOC8/7.52 Testator(s): Eduard Arents - 23 Julij 1749 Geboorte van ongebore seun by afsterwe van vad...

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Adam Friedrich Koeleke, SV/PROG MP (1702 - 1766)

KOELEKE ADAM FRIEDRICH (S Kulicke, Koelike, Coelike, Coelke). - Wriezen on the Oder. * 23.5.1702, son of Balthasar K. and Gertrud Schwarzkopf (W. Schmidt, p. 104). Arr. 1729 as so., wagonmaker 1730, so...

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Tobias Bauer, SV/PROG MP (1747 - 1832)

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Philipp Baumgarten, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1761)

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Jacob Friedrich Beck, SV/PROG 3 MP (c.1731 - c.1789)

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Rudolph Friedrich Steenbock MP (b. - c.1725)

German Personalia RUDOLPH FRIEDRICH STEENBOCK STAM from Jena. So. 1709-10 corp. 1711-12. In 1715 he bought a brewery at Rondebosch In 1718 resident in Cape Town. X 2.10.1712 Hermina de Vo...

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Gabriel Doman, SV/PROG 1 MP (c.1675 - 1721)

SAG, volume 2, pg.98 Gabriel Doman/Dohmen *1675 a. 1695 as matroos van Hamburg, boerkneg 1698-1699, burger in 1699, bakker, lid van Weeskamer, oorlede 17.06.1721 x Kaapstad 08.11.1699 Elizabeth A...

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Johan Serrurier, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

“SA Genealogies” vol 11, Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2004” paghe 263 Johann Serrurier born circa 1720 in Hanau married Catharina Kretzschmar, daughter of ...

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Anton Martens, SV/PROG 1 MP (b. - c.1725)

MARTENS ANTON (S). - Celle in Hanover. * 1687, son of Jasper M. and Anna v. Deventer, who lived later at Antwerp. Arr. 1710 as so., loaned 1712 as shoemaker to Basilius Kretzschmar (q.v.), b. 1713, res...

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Johann Basilius Kretzschmar, SV/PROG MP (c.1677 - c.1719)

KRETZSCHMAR JOHANN BASILIUS (S). - Saalfeld. * 1677, arr. as so., loaned as shoemaker 1702-7, later (since 1708 ?) burgher and shoemaker. ~ 2.12.1708 Hermina Herwig of Amsterdam, wid. Abram Abrams Staa...

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Abraham Abrahamsz Staal, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1708)

STAAL ABRAHAM ABRAHAMSZ (S). – Emden. Arr. as so., loaned as shoemaker 1707. ~ 25.12.1707 Hermina Herwig of Amsterdam. + 1708. (CJ 1125: 181; Inv. O.C. 2: 14). Cf. J. B. Kretzschmar, Anton Marte...

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Johan Jacob Nahe, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

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Joachim Ernst Wepener, SV/PROG MP (c.1695 - 1775)

*­WEPENER Joachim Ernst Wepener v. Anklam, Wildjagter 1730-35, later burger; 1746 pagter v.d. wyn- en brand wyn lisensie v. Rundebosch en eienaar v.d. plaas "Molenvliet"; † 3.1.1775. x 3....

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Johann Heinrich Benningshoff, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

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Wilhelm Bergh, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

Name BERGH, Wilhelm (Stamvader) Suffix (Stamvader) Born Brunswick, Niedersachsen, Germany Gender Male Emigration Abt 1795 Brunswick, Niedersachsen, Germany Died Cape Province, South Africa -------...

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Conrad Bergmann, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1766)

BERGMANN CONRAD (S). - Leipzig, but entered in Comp.'s books as born at Hamburg. Corp. 1747-52, substitute landdrost of Stellenbosch 1753-66. + 18.3.1766. ~ (1) 22.6.1753 Johanna Margaretha v. d. Watt;...

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Matthias Zondagh, SV/PROG MP (1701 - 1750)

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Johann Friedrich Behrens, SV/PROG MP (c.1758 - d.)

JOHANN FRIEDRICH. - Grosz Umstadt. Arr. 1779, woodcutter till 1785, when he was rel. from serv. ~ (1) Catharina Uwens, d. of Dirk Uwens (q.v.); (2) Johanna Jacoba Kock. Children: Johan Diederik (1787),...

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William Wright, (2), SV/PROG MP (1793 - 1854)

1820 British Settler William Wright 24, Ironmonger, together with his wife Rosa Stratford 27, their 2 children and servant Sally 14, were members of Turvey's Party of 61 Settlers on the Sir George Os...

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Edward Ford Turvey, SV/PROG MP (1781 - 1843)

1820 British Settler Edward Ford Turvey 39, Drawing master and Party Leader together with his wife Julia Daniel 39, two stepchildren and 5 children, were members of his Party of 61 Settlers on the ...

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Benjamin Wright, SV/PROG 2 MP (c.1799 - 1835)

1820 British Settler Benjamin Wright 17, together with his mother and stepfather, Edward Turvey , who was Leader of the Party, and his 5 siblings, were members of Turvey's Party of 61 Settlers on the...

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John Bradfield, I, SV/PROG MP (1774 - d.)

1820 British Settler John Bradfield 46, together with his Wife Mary Dennis 45, and 7 children, were members of Thomas Calton's 's Party of 167 Settlers on the Settler Ship Albury . Party originat...

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Robert Emslie, SV/PROG MP (1771 - 1838)

1820 British Settler Robert Emslie (48), Weaver and army pensioner, together with his wife Sarah Greasley (34) and 3 children, were members of Cock's Party of 91 Settlers on the Weymouth . Party ...

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Stephen Brown, Snr. SV/PROG MP (1771 - 1840)

1820 British Settler Stephen Brown 48, Agriculturist, together with his wife Sarah Ann Hillman 36, and young son, were members of Cock's Party of 91 Settlers on the Weymouth . Party originated fr...

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Samuel Taylor James, SV/PROG (1790 - 1856)

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James Israel Randall, III, SV/PROG MP (1774 - 1844)

1820 British Settler James Randall 44, Labourer, together with his wife Rebecca Watts 33, and 5 children, were members of James Party of 60 Settlers on the Weymouth . Party originated from Wiltshir...

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Phillip Clement Hobbs, Snr, SV/PROG MP (c.1792 - 1870)

Born: Jul 1792, Weymouth, England. Marriage (1): Charity Francis on 7 Nov 1814 in Westbury Parish Church, Wiltshire, U.K. Marriage (2): Jane Mary Randall on 18 Jun 1829 in Grahamstown, Cape Provinc...

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Joseph Mildenhall, SV/PROG (1801 - 1875)

"South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004," images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 14 Jul 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Grahamstown, Bathurst, St John th...

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William Banks, SV/PROG MP (c.1797 - d.)

The surname BANKS means 'Dweller by a slope, bank, hillside'. 1820 Settler, aged 25 [?]. Part of JAMES's party. Arrived on the Weymouth. Arrived with his wife Sarah and sons James and William.

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Richard Walker Allwright MP (1798 - 1847)

It is generally claimed in the Allwright Family that the original immigrant, Richard Allwright arrived in Cape Town in the S S Natalius in 1817. This may be true but the earliest mention of him in Offi...

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