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Hans Ras, SV/PROG

Also Known As: "Klaas", "Rasch", "Klaas Ras"
Birthdate: (29)
Birthplace: Hemelingen, Bremen, Bremen, Germany
Death: Died in Kaapstad, Caap de Goede Hoop, Suid Afrika
Cause of death: Killed by a Lion
Place of Burial: Kaapstad, Caap de Goede Hoop, Suid Afrika
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Ras
Husband of Catharina Ustings, SM/PROG
Father of Nicolaas Ras, b2; Maryna Ras, b3 SM; Johannes Ras, b4; Hendrik Ras, b1; Hans Rasch, b3 and 1 other

Occupation: Farmer, Soldier
Managed by: June Frances Kotzee
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About Hans Ras, SV/PROG

RAS HANS. van Angeln., Duitsland - (German Personalia 1652-1802 Dr. J Höge) Arr. as so., burger 13.3.1658, a farmer. X 3.9.1662 Catharina Ustings of Lübeck (Women immigrants - Dr. J Höge). 4 children. † about 1671. (G.R. nr. 750.) Cf. Dr. E. E. Mossop, “Hans Ras, a Liesbeeck Farmer,” in The Cape Times of 9.4.1927. TANAP MOOC10/1.46 Inven. of Wife

Judi Marais-Meyer register ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

  • Birth Date 1635
  • Death Date 1671
  • First Name Hans (Klaas)
  • Last Name Ras
  • Suffix SV/PROG
  • Gender Male
  • Birth Location Bremen, Deutschland
  • Death Location Cape Town, Cape, South Africa

Arrived in Cape Town from Schleeswig-Holstein Province, North Germany as a soldier in 1658. Became a 'vryburger' and set up farming.

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Hans Ras, SV/PROG's Timeline

Bremen, Bremen, Germany
Age 16
August 23, 1665
Age 23
September 12, 1666
Age 24
June 23, 1669
Age 27
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Age 29
Age 29
Kaapstad, Caap de Goede Hoop, Suid Afrika
Age 29
Kaapstad, Caap de Goede Hoop, Suid Afrika