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South African Stamouers/Progenitors - Connections to Europe

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  • Adriana Tol, SM/PROG (c.1656 - c.1722)
    Birth Date 7/29/1649 Death Date 1722 First Name Adriana Last Name Tol Maiden Name Tol Gender Female Birth Location Delft, Zuid-Holland, Nederland Baptism Date 7/16/1656 Death Location D...
  • Jan Hendrik Dijkman (1816 - 1885)
    Jan Hendrik DIJKMAN - Rotterdam 14-02-1816 ovl. Rotterdam 13-06-1885 zoon van : Jan Hendrik DIJKMAN geb. c.1780 + Rotterdam 28-02-1843 & Willemina Hendrika van KREEL geb. c.1781 ovl. Rotterdam 31-05-...
  • Pierre Jacobs, SV/PROG (c.1647 - c.1698)
    Hugenote Gedenkalbum: 1688 -1988 Pierre Jacobs from Vieille-Eglise en/of Calais ( Picardie) arrives in1688 on the ship, De Schelde, with his wife Suzanne de Vos and three children, Susanne(a), Daniel a...
  • Dirck Thonisz van Schalckwijck (c.1605 - d.)
    Bruidegom Dirck Thonisz van Schalckwijck , , Uytrecht , steenhouwer Bruid Deliaentgen Willems van Tou , Leyden Plaats Leiden Datum ondertrouw 1611-05-20 Opmerkingen Getuigen bruidegom: Jan Ja...
  • Jacob Alewijnsz Tol (1607 - 1662)
    Birth Date c. 1607 Death Date c. August 1662 First Name Jacob Last Name Tol Gender Male Birth Location Langdijk, Delft, Netherlands Death Location Delft, Netherlands Burial Date 9/10/1662...

Concept Project under construction...

Think a sister project would be maybe to change 1st arrivals into a Cape of Good Hope project to tie in with New Amsterdam projects .. and then creating a series of projects for each port of call of the VOC ships...?

Exciting times in Geni. Our South African Tree "Canopy"- up to the progenitors is maturing quite nicely.

We have a few connections even all the way to the Norwegians. The first one, I believe by Guilomee and Pieter van der Merwe is through the van der Merwe line. List the others..XXX

With the appointment of Fred and George as dutch curators the dutch tree and structure seems to be taking shape and some interesting spin offs are appearing for us.

As the dutch tree matures we may just find our links never known before. Certainly Simon van der Stel for instance has a few already. Not sure the van der Merwes have.

Incidently, in South Africa, under the Afrikaners, we have a standing joke about Van der Merwe. Van der Merwe is always kind of like the village idiot in the jokes, and it turns out, as one of the first arrivals at the Cape, a very big % of us have a van der Merwe as an ancestor. Jokes on us.

So this project is about isolating a few links for us all to put some effort into and see if we can MAKE THOSE CONNECTIONS..

Dutch & Belgium::



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Connections to Europe HALL OF FAME:

Willem Scalk van der Merwe

Tree built first by Deon van der Merwe Connected by: ? where..

Du Plessis & Du Toit


& Judi need to check.

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