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Hendrik Tesenaar, SV/PROG

Also Known As: "Heinrich Tezner", "Heinrich Tessner Thessner Tesner"
Birthplace: Elbing, Elblag, Poland
Death: Died in Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Husband of Francina Tessenaar, b8c4 and Maria Vermeulen, b1 SM
Father of Hendrik Louis Teszner, b1; Maria Christina Geldenhuys; Elizabeth Louisa Kuun; Hendrik Jacobus Tessenaar, b2; Simon Gideon Teszner b3 and 1 other

Managed by: Jaco Strauss
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About Hendrik Tesenaar, SV/PROG

TESZNER HEINRICH (S). – Elbing. Arr. 1738, b. 1747, resident at Swellendam. ~ (1) Francina Cortjé; (2) 17.3.1765 Maria Vermeulen, wid. Gideon de Wege. 7 children. + at Cape Town 13.6.1800 at the age of 88. (GMR 1738-39; Rq. 1747: 46; G.R. nr. 958, Inv. O.C. 10: 48.)

- 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)

Marriage to Maria Vermeulen

NGK Tulbagh, Cape of Good Hope


1765, den 17 Maart Hendrik Tessenaer van Elwing, Wedwr. burger alhier met Maria Vermeulen Van Cabo de Goede hoop, Weduwe

- Nederduits Gereformeerde Gemeente (NGK), Tulbagh, Western Cape. marriage register, 1744-1839, page 14, entry no 6. Repository: NG Kerkargief, Noordwal-Wes, Stellenbosch, G4 9/1. on http://www.eggsa.org/cgi-bin/searchMarriages.pl

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Hendrik Tesenaar, SV/PROG's Timeline

Elbing, Elblag, Poland
Age 37
Age 39
Age 43
Cape, South Africa
March 10, 1757
Age 45
Age 50
Suid Afrika, Kaap
June 13, 1800
Age 88
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa