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Johann Friedrich Preller, SV/PROG

Also Known As: "Johan Rederik Preller or Priller"
Birthplace: Genend, Halle, Sachsen, Preussen
Death: Died in South Africa
Place of Burial: South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Johann Friedrich Preller and Maria Dorothea Philleman
Husband of Zacharia Christina de Beer, a2b6c16 SM
Father of Dina Margaretha Preller, b1; Maria Dorothea Preller, b2; Johann Friedrich Preller; Catharina Francina Preller, b3 SM; Anna Christina Preller, b5 and 3 others
Brother of ? Preller; ? Preller; ? Preller; ? Preller and ? Preller

Occupation: Soldier, Hunter, Butcher, Solier (1787 toSouth Africa), Professional Hunter, Butcher in Cape Town
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About Johann Friedrich Preller, SV/PROG

The first Preller in SA was Johan Frederik Preller who arived in Cape Town on the 12th October 1786. He was contracted to the House of Orange "Mercenary" amed forces from Halle in Germany.

He stayed on in the Cape after his mandatory service period and became a Vry Burger.

Johann Friedrich Preller * c. 1764 v. Halle aan die Saalrivier, Duitsland a. 1786 as soldaat, later jagter, slagterskneg v. Friederik van Reenen, in18 13 burger Graaff- Reinet p 14.12.1825 (61.5.21) x 23.11.1794 Zacharia Christina DE BEER I'6.3.1845

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Die Prellers se stamvader in Suid-Afrika, Johann Friedrich Preller, het in 1786 as soldaat in die Kaap aangekom vanaf Halle an der Saale, Duitsland. Hy trou in 1794 met Zacharia Christina de Beer en sewe kinders word uit die huwelik gebore.

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Johann Friedrich Preller, SV/PROG's Timeline

Genend, Halle, Sachsen, Preussen
Age 22
House of Orange
January 31, 1798
Age 34
Tulbach, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa
March 22, 1801
Age 37
October 24, 1802
Age 38
South Africa
January 13, 1805
Age 41
Graaff-Reinett, Cape Of Good Hope, South Africa
May 27, 1808
Age 44
October 11, 1809
Age 45
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Age 46