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Josué Cellier, SV/PROG

Also Known As: "Josua Cilliers", "Josua Celliers", "Josua Seilliers", "Josua Seillier", "Josua Sellie", "Josua Seille", "Josua Sellet", "Josué Cilliers", "Josué Celliers", "Josué Seilliers", "Josué Seillier", "Josué Sellie", "Josué Seille", "Josué Sellet"
Birthplace: Orléans, Loiret, Centre, France
Death: Died in Dal Josafat, Paarl, Caap de Goede Hoop, Suid Afrika
Place of Burial: Paarl, Caap de Goede Hoop, Suid Afrika
Immediate Family:

Son of Josué Cellier and Judith Cellier
Husband of Elisabeth Couvret, SM/PROG
Father of Josue Celliers, b1; Jan Cilliers, b2; Pierre Celliers; Elisabeth Cilliers, b4; Francoise le Roux, b5 and 6 others
Brother of Nicolas Celliers and Isabeau Celliers

Occupation: Farmer/carpenter
Managed by: Private User
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About Josué Cellier, SV/PROG

  • Birth Date c. 1667
  • Death Date October 1721
  • First Name Josue
  • Last Name Cellier
  • Gender Male
  • Birth Location Orléans, France
  • Death Location Paarl, Cape, South Africa

Kom in 1700 na die Kaap vanaf Orleans, Orleanais, Frankryk met sy vrou. Josue' en Elsabeth vestig hulle aanvanklik op die plaas "Het Kruys Pad" tussen Bottelary en Tygerberg waar hulle tot ongeveer 1709 gewoon het. Hy koop later die plaas "Orleans" in die Paarl wat op 11 Oktober 1713 op sy naam oorgedra word. Josue' sterf op 54-jarige ouderdom en laat die 45-jarige Elisabeth Couvret agter met 10 kinders tussen die ouderdomme van 4 en 20 jaar.

Aankoms aan die Kaap in loop van 1700, afkomstig van Orleans aan boord die "Reygersdaal" met sy vrou. Hy het sy plaas "Orleans" genoem waar hy in Oktober 1721 oorlede is.


'The Huguenot Story' by Juliet Marais Louw

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"Josue Celliers (Cellier, Cillie, Cilliers, Sellier) was born in 1667 at Orleans and was a farmer, vinedresser and carpenter. In 1700 he landed at the Cape from the Reygersdal with his wife Elizabeth Couvret. He had five sons and five daughters and died in 1725."

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Josué Cellier, SV/PROG's Timeline

Orléans, Loiret, Centre, France
Age 33
Age 33
Age 35
Paarl, Cape Winelands, Western Cape, South Africa
November 10, 1703
Age 36
Drakenstein, Suid Afrika, Kaap
July 26, 1705
Age 38
Drakenstein, Suid Afrika, Kaap
Age 39
Cape, South Africa
Age 40
Cape Colony
September 21, 1709
Age 42
Paarl, Cape Winelands, Western Cape, South Africa