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Jacobus Steyn, b1c8

Also Known As: "Steijn"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Stellenbosch, Breede River DC, Western Cape, South Africa
Death: Died in South Africa
Place of Burial: South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Jacobus Steyn, b1 and Maria Potgieter, b6
Husband of Susanna Steyn
Father of Louis Steyn, b1c8d1; Jacobus Steyn, b1c8d2; Douw Gerbrand Steyn, b1c8d3; Susanna Maria Steyn, b1c8d4; Louis Steyn, b1c8d5 and 8 others
Brother of Maria Steyn, b1c1 SM; Douwe Steyn, b1c2; Hermanus d'Oude Steyn; Sibella Steyn, b1c4; Emerentia Steyn, b1c5 and 5 others

Occupation: Farmer at Grootvadersbosch, dist. Swellendam, 'heemraad' and 'ritmeester'
Managed by: Chris Steyn
Last Updated:

About Jacobus Steyn, b1c8

Profession: Farmer/Boer Grootvadersbosch

Also:

Heemraad - ?

Ritmeester - Cavalry captain

Burger van Swellendam - Citizen of Swellendam

Source: Die families van Ou Swellendam Deel 1: Steyn


Other places mentioned in relation to his descendents are: Bantjiesrivier (Bruintjiesrivier?), Potjieskraal, Kliprivier and Swellendam Drostdy.

Jacobus had 13 kids

  • Name: Jacobus Steyn
  • Event Type: Marriage
  • Event Date: 09 Feb 1755
  • Event Place: Stellenbosch, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa
  • Residence Place: Swellendam
  • Gender: Male
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Spouse's Name: Susanna Fourie
  • Spouse's Marital Status: Single
  • Spouse's Residence Place: Cabo
  • Entry Number: 38 , GS Film number: 2214092 , Digital Folder Number: 004434404 , Image Number: 00709
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Jacobus Steyn, b1c8's Timeline

1723
April 25, 1723
Stellenbosch, Breede River DC, Western Cape, South Africa

Baptismal record makes calculation of date of birth possible: "South Africa, Dutch Reformed Church Registers (Cape Town Archives), 1660-1970 ," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-DZN4-WCF?cc=1478678&am... : 21 May 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Cape Town > image 15 of 109; State Archives, Cape Province.

April 25, 1723
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Baptismal record: "South Africa, Dutch Reformed Church Registers (Cape Town Archives), 1660-1970 ," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-DZN4-WCF?cc=1478678&am... : 21 May 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Cape Town > image 15 of 109; State Archives, Cape Province.

Attempt at transcription by Chris Steyn 2017.04.01
25.do. (April)
Jacobús
Jacobús Steijn, en
Maria Potgieter

Getuigen:
Harmanus Criel, en
Maria Steijn

1756
1756
Age 32
South Africa
1757
August 28, 1757
Age 34
Paarl, Brede River DC, Western Cape, South Africa
1759
February 4, 1759
Age 35
Stellenbosch, Breede River DC, Western Cape, South Africa
1760
1760
Age 36
1761
1761
Age 37
1763
1763
Age 39
1765
1765
Age 41