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Anton Martens, SV/PROG 1

Also Known As: "Martins", "Maartens", "Anthonij Martensz"
Birthplace: Celle, Duitsland, Hanover
Death: Died in Kaapstad, Suid Afrika, Kaap
Immediate Family:

Son of Jasper Martens and Anna van Deventer
Husband of Sara Moller, b4 SM and Hermina Herwig, SM/PROG
Father of Jasper Maartens, b1; Henrietta Martens, b2 SM; Anna Martens, b3; Catharina Maria Martens, b4 SM; Antonie Martens, b5 and 2 others

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About Anton Martens, SV/PROG 1

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, resident as shoemaker in Cape Town. ~ (1) 6.8.1713 Sara Claasen Moller, d. of Johann Claus Möller of Hamburg (q.v.); (2) 15.12.1720 Hermina Herwig of Amsterdam, wid. Basilius Kretzschmar. 7 children. + 1725. (GMR 1710, 1711, 1713; CJ 1126: 104; V.C. 56; G.R. nr. 575; Test. CJ 1070: 65 (Test. O.C. 2: 131); Test. CJ 1072: 14 (Test. O.C. 3: 111); CJ 1070: 73, according to which his estate at the time of his second marriage was valued at 16,000 gilders.)

- 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)

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Celle, Lower Saxony, Germany
November 24, 1715
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
May 9, 1717
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
July 28, 1720
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
August 24, 1721
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Kaapstad, Suid Afrika, Kaap