Magdalena Petronella Catharina du Plessis

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Magdalena Petronella Catharina du Plessis (Maritz)

Birthplace: Utrecht, Natal, South Africa
Death: Died in Chipinga, Southern Rhodesia
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Gerhardus Marthinus Maritz and Elizabeth Susanna Maritz
Wife of Ernst Lodewikus du Plessis
Mother of Elizabeth Susanna Kruger; Philippus Johannes Jacobus du Plessis; Magdalena Petronella Catherina Harrington; Catherina Cornelia Slater and Aletta Maria Ferreira
Sister of Gerhardus Marthinus Maritz; Maria Elizabeth Maritz; Salomon Maritz; Elizabeth Susanna Maritz; Martha Francisca Maritz and 2 others

Managed by: Anna (Annie) Elizabeth Bekker
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About Magdalena Petronella Catharina du Plessis

Magdalena Petronella Catharina 'Lena' du Plessis, neeMaritz, wife of Ernst du Plessis who came with the Moodie Trek as a single man in 1892, went back to the Free State and returned with his wife in the Du Plessis Trek in 1894. Information from Mrs. M. Edwards, Chipinga; also p. 152 "A Study in Pioneering, The Moodies of Melsetter," by Edmund H. Burrows. - Rhodesia's Pioneer Women (1859-1896)

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Magdalena Petronella Catharina du Plessis's Timeline

Utrecht, Natal, South Africa
September 14, 1896
Age 26
Melsetter, Rhodesia
Age 28
May 1, 1899
Age 29
December 2, 1901
Age 31
Melsetter, Southern Rhodesia
October 17, 1905
Age 35
December 20, 1947
Age 77
Chipinga, Southern Rhodesia