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Heinrich Ernst Kirchhoff, SV/PROG

Also Known As: "KIRCHHOFF/KERKHOF", "Kerkhof"
Birthdate: (60)
Birthplace: van Dransfeld, Hannover, Germany
Death: November 24, 1798 (56-64)
Suid Afrika, Kaap
Immediate Family:

Husband of Abigail Cornelissen van de Kaap; Maria Kirchhoff, b1 SM and Henrica Engela Kirchhoff
Father of Hendrik Andries Kerkhof, b1; Helena Maria Kirchhoff, b2 SM; George Diederik Kirchhoff, b3; Matthiam Kerkhof, b4; Henricus Mattheus Kirchhoff, b5 and 1 other

Occupation: Kleremaker (Clothes maker)
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About Heinrich Ernst Kirchhoff, SV/PROG

Information regarding this family from SAG Volume 4 J-K pages 250-251

Arrived at the Cape in 1751 as a soldier on the Breedenhoff; Burger (Citizen) in 1760; "Kleremaker" Clothes maker


German Personalia at the Cape Dr J Höge KIRCHHOFF HEINRICH ERNST (S). born in Dransfeld in Hanover. Arr. 1751, burgher 1760, a tailor. X (1) 5.8.1753 Abigail Cornelisse; XX (2) 28.3.1756 Maria Luyt; XXX (3) 22.3.1772 Hendrika Engela Amules of Königsberg, wid. Gerrit Jansen of Harlingen.

7 children.
(One daughter, Rachel, by his first wife, bapt. 28.3.1754, not mentioned in G.R.) Divorced his third wife in 1773 because she had been found guilty of adultery. 

He † 24.11.1798 at the age of 82. Sources: (Rq. 1760: 2; G.R. nr. 453; CJ 1150: 9; CJ 1650 under 11.2.1773; CJ 47, pp. 27 ff.; CJ 1651, p. 81; CJ 334, pp. 163 ff.)

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van Dransfeld, Hannover, Germany
Age 20
Cape, South Africa
Age 21
Cape Town, Cape, South Africa
Age 24
Cape, South Africa
Age 25
January 5, 1766
Age 28
Age 30
Cape, South Africa