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Johann Andreas Bam, SV/PROG

Also Known As: "Johann Andreas Bam"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Schwerin, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Deutschland
Death: Died in Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Place of Burial: Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Husband of Rachel Johanna Catharina Bam, Stam Moeder
Father of Johanna Theodora Bam, b1; Johannes Andries Bam, b2; Johan Christiaan Bam and Maria Elisabeth Bam, b4

Occupation: Baker
Managed by: Louis Scholtz, j4
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About Johann Andreas Bam, SV/PROG

BAMM JOHANN ANDREAS (S). - Schwerin. Arr. 1725 as so., so. 1725-30, baker 1731-33, so. 1734, b. 1734, baker at Cape Town. + 28.11.1762. 4 children by Rachel (Anna Catharina) of the C., manumitted with their mother in 1752. (GMR 1725-34; Rq. 1733-34: 75, 1752: 56; Baptismal Reg. of Bejaarde Gedoopte of 21.9.1749; Test. O.C. 14: 9; G.R. nr. 16.)

- 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)

Johann Andreas BAM van Schwerin, hy kom by die Kaap aan in 1725 op die skip Geertruyda. Hy het "n verhouding gehad met Rachel Johanna Catharina VAN DE KAAP, sy was "n slaaf en sy het haar vryheid gekry met haar kinders in 1752. Sy was gedoop as "n bejaarde 21 Sep 1749.

KINDERS b1 Johanna Theodora gedoop 3 Sep 1747, X 27 Nov 1763 Philip Fuchs, XX 21 Jul 1793 Casper Gildenhuyzen b2 Johannes Andries gedoop 28 Sep 1749, X 15 Jan 1769 Johanna Magdalena Spiegelenberg, XX 26 Jul 1778 Johanna Catharina Thomasse b3 Johan Christiaan gedoop 6 Des 1750, X 16 Apr 1775 Maria Christina Hooyer b4 Maria Elizabeth gedoop 16 Jan 1752

Bronne: Heese en Lombard Hoge, Personalia of the Germans at the Cape


Johann Andreas BAM van Schwerin, hy kom by die Kaap aan in 1725 op die skip Geertruyda. Hy het "n verhouding gehad met Rachel Johanna Catharina VAN DE KAAP, sy was "n slaaf en sy het haar vryheid gekry met haar kinders in 1752. Sy was gedoop as "n bejaarde 21 Sep 1749. KINDERS b1 Johanna Theodora gedoop 3 Sep 1747, X 27 Nov 1763 Philip Fuchs, XX 21 Jul 1793 Casper Gildenhuyzen b2 Johannes Andries gedoop 28 Sep 1749, X 15 Jan 1769 Johanna Magdalena Spiegelenberg, XX 26 Jul 1778 Johanna Catharina Thomasse b3 Johan Christiaan gedoop 6 Des 1750, X 16 Apr 1775 Maria Christina Hooyer b4 Maria Elizabeth gedoop 16 Jan 1752 Bronne: Heese en Lombard Hoge, Personalia of the Germans at the Cape

Stamvader JOHANN (JAN) ANDREAS BAM van Schwerin, Duitsland,  arriveer aan die Kaap de Goede Hoop  op 3 Februarie 1725 aan boord die ”Geertruid” as soldaat in diens van die Verenigde Oos-Indiese Kompanjie (destyds Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie, algemeen afgekort as VOC). Voor sy aankoms in die Kaap was hy vir ongeveer  tien jaar in diens van die VOC as Onder- Korporaal. Gedurende die 18de eeu was 20 persent van die soldate in diens van die Kompanjie uit Duitsland en die Oostzeegebied. In 1733/34 ontvang hy sy vrybrief en werk as bakker in Kaapstad.  ‘n Uittreksel uit “Precis of the Archives of the Cape of Good Hope – deur HCV Leibrandt, Volume 1 A-E:(Bam (Jan) ; of Swerin, arrived in 1725 in the ” Geertruijda ” as lance corporal ; asks for burgher papers. (No. 75.)

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Johann Andreas Bam, SV/PROG's Timeline

1705
1705
Schwerin, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Deutschland
1747
1747
Age 42
1749
1749
Age 44
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
1750
December 6, 1750
Age 45
1752
1752
Age 47
1762
November 28, 1762
Age 57
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa