Aletta de Savoye, b10 SM

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Aletta de Savoye, b10 SM

Also Known As: "Jacquette / Meyer", "Aletta Croes de Savoye."
Birthplace: Drakenstein, Cape, South Africa
Death: October 1, 1717
Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Jacques de Savoye, SV/PROG and Marie-Madeleine le Clercq, SM
Wife of Pierre Meyer, SV/PROG
Mother of Maria Magdalena Deneys, b2 SM; Pierre Meyer, b4; Jacobus Meyer, b3; Susanna Meyer b1; Maria Isabella Meyer b5 and 2 others
Sister of Jacques de Savoye, b8; Jacquette de Savoye, b9 and Philippe Rudolph de Savoye, b11
Half sister of Catherine de Savoye; Jeanne de Savoye, b1; Jacques de Savoye, b2; Julienne-Louise de Savoye, b3; Marguerite -Thérèse de Savoye, b4 PROG1 and 3 others

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About Aletta de Savoye, b10 SM

  • Tydens haar geloofsbelydenis op 1 Des 1710, word Pieter Meyer verwys as haar man.

de Savoye Family Progenitor Details from project

a. Jacques de Savoye b. before 29 January 1636, d. October 1717

m 4/7/1657 Christine du Pont b. c 1640, d. b 1686

b1. Jeanne de Savoye b. b 1667

b2.Catherine de Savoye (b 21 September 1663 - ) requires validation

b3. [Agatha Therese de Savoye] baptised 7/1/1667 requires validation (presently merged into Marguerite)

b4.Jacques de Savoye b. Jun 1669

b.5.Julienne-Louise de Savoye b. 16 May 1671, d. May 1671

b.6.Marguerite-Thérèse de Savoye b. b 4 Sep 1672, d. Mar 1742

b7. Barbe-Thérèse de Savoye b. b 20 May 1674

b8. Chrétien de Savoye b. 27 Jun 1676, d. b 30 Sep 1676

b9. Susanne de Savoye b. 27 Jan 1678

m 1686 Marie-Madeleine le Clercq b. c 1670, d. 1721

b10. Jacques de Savoye b.b 12 Apr 1687

b11.Jacquette de Savoye b.b 12 Apr 1687 possibly twin of Jacques. Possibly died young as not on emigration boat in 1688

b12.Aletta de Savoye b. b 17 Jul 1689

b13.Philippe Rudolf de Savoye b. b 29 Aug 1694


  • M. Boucher. French Speakers at the Cape in the first hundred years of Dutch East India Company rule: The European background. Pretoria: University of South Africa, 1981.pp. 264-269.
  • Pieter Coertzen, The Huguenots of South Africa 1688-1988 (28 Wale Street, Cape Town: Tafelberg Publishers Limited, 1988)


NGK Kaapstad

Ao 1689 [De]n 17 [Julius] een kindt ghedoopt waer van vader is Jacobus de Savo[..]en de moeder Maria Magdalena le Clerq de ghetuijge sijn den wel ed. Heer Simon van der Stel Commandeur [commandeur deese] commandament, ende Juffr Aletta Elbers wedue. Croes, ende ghe naemt Aletta Croes

- NGK G1 1/1, Nederduitsch Gereformeerde Kerk, Kerken Boek (Bapt.), 1665-1695: on

Jacques does not appear in SAGenealogies -


b1 Jeanne * Ath c.1667 x Andre DU PONT

b2 Jacques gedoop Gent Jun 1667

b3 Julienne-Louise *Gent 16 Mei 1671

b4 Marguerite-Therese *Gent 4 Sept 1672, x Christoffel SNYMAN, xx Henning VILJOEN.

b5 Barbe-Therese * Gent 20 Mei 1674, x Christian EILERS, xx Elias KINA.

b6 Chretien *Gent 27 Jun 1676

b7 Suzanne *Gent 27 Jan 1678

Tweede Huwelik

b8 Jacues gedoop Middelburg 12 April 1687

b9 Aletta ~ Kaapstad 17 Jul 1689 x Pierre Meyer

b10 Philippe-Rudolphe ~Drak 28 Aug 1694, + c1741, ongetroud, amptenaar VOC

Sterfdatums van kinders

Julienne Louise + Gent Mei 1671, twee weke oud en Chretien # Gent 30 Sept 1676. Bron Boucher " French speakers at the Cape" pp. 265-267. Hy gee die doopname volgens Franse spelwyse uit registers van die St. Jacobs-kerk in Gent. Sien ook "Hugenotebloed in ons Are" pp. 19 & 20.


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Aletta de Savoye, b10 SM's Timeline

July 17, 1689
Cape, South Africa
July 17, 1689
Cape Town, South Africa
July 17, 1689
Cape Town
September 9, 1707
Age 18
Cape Town, South Africa
Age 18
Cape, South Africa
August 4, 1709
Age 20
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Age 20
Cape, South Africa
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Cape, South Africa
Age 26
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