Engeltje Cornelisz van der Bout, SM/PROG

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Engeltje Cornelisz van der Bout, SM/PROG

Also Known As: "Engela", "van den Bosch", "Koopman", "Engeltje Cornelisz van der Bout", "Jongetgen Cornelis van den Bout"
Birthplace: Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Death: Died in Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Cornelis van der Bout
Wife of Bartholomeus Jansz Koopmans, SV/PROG and Hans Carelse van der Burgh, SV/PROG
Mother of Anna Maria Koopman, a3b4; Cornelis Koopman; Francina Koopman; Catharina Koopman, SM; Matthyn Koopman and 4 others

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About Engeltje Cornelisz van der Bout, SM/PROG

Engletjie was one of the eight orphan girls from Rotterdam brought to the Cape on a five year contract. They were chosen as being familiar with farm work and the cultivation of the soil. They left from the port of Goeree in South Holland on the ship 'China' on 20th March 1688 and arrived at the Cape on 4th August 1688. (Cape Archives: C.416, pp. 1030 to 1032, Letter from the Directors of the Chamber of Rotterdam to Commander Simon van der Stel, Commander at the Cape of Good Hope, dated 23.12.1687. As quoted in The Porphyrias, by Geoffrey Dean. London, Pitman, 1963. pages 77 - 78)

http://www.eggsa.org/articles/Weesmeisies.htm written by Richard Ball



She married (1) Bartholomeus Coopman from Utrecht in 1688: Church Registers - Cape Town Congregation, Cape Archives (original in the Nederduits Gereformeerde Kerk Argiewe, Stellenbosch), VC 603, VC 604, VC 605, VC 621, VC 622, VC 644, marriages, page 85.

1688 11 8br alsmede is An Stellenbos getrout Bartolemeus Coopman van Uijtregt weduwenaar met Engeltie Cornelisse van Rotterdam J.D

She married (2) Hans Carelse van den Burgh Church Registers - Stellenbosch Congregation, Palmkronieke 1, Doop Register Stellenbosch 1688-1732, and VC 639 marriages 1700-1788, original registers in the NGK Argief, Stellenbosch, G2 4/1, 4/2 and 7/1, VC 639 marriage, page 12.

1719 19 Nov' Hans Henske [sic] Wedr., met Engeltie Coopman Wede Bartholomeus.

------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Bartholomeus Koopman - SV 2

v. Utrecht, wewenaar. x 11.10.1688 Engeltje Cornelisse van der Bout.

GR - C C de Villiers. Vol 2 bygewerk deur Cor Pama --------------------------------------------------------------------------------

As listed on Family Tree DNA: Haplogroup U5a1c1 (Engeltje Cornelisz van der Bout b c1670) [European] source: https://www.familytreedna.com/public/CapeDutch/default.aspx?section=mtresults

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Engeltje Cornelisz van der Bout, SM/PROG's Timeline

Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Age 7
Utrecht, Nederland
August 20, 1690
Age 29
Age 30
Age 33
Stellenbosch, Cape Winelands, Western Cape, South Africa
Age 37
Cape Town
Age 37
Oudenaarde, Vlaandere
Age 38
Age 39