Petrus Hendrik Ferreira, b3

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About Petrus Hendrik Ferreira, b3

Ignatio Leopold Ferreira * Portugal c. 1696, skipbreukeling v.d. Britse skip Chandos wat op 16 Junie 1722 in Valsbaai sink, tree eers in diens v.d. VOC maar word burger in 1737 en boer op die plaas De Hartebeeste Kuil † 24.8.1772 ten ooste v.d. Gouritsrivier x Stellenbosch 6.11.1735 Martha TERBLANCHE

b3 Petrus Hendrik = Paarl 5.8.1736, burgerkommandant en woonagtig te Misgund in die Langkloof sedert 1771 x 28.12.1760 Catharina Maria VAN STADEN † 26.1.1779 xx 23.1.1780 Martha Johanna MULLER

Played an important role in social and military matters, was leader of a commando that drove Bantus back across the Fish River, during the Second Xhosa War he was lieutenant in Swellendam's 'dragonders' and was in charge of a commando, an excellent shot and brave elephant hunter, spoke Hottentot language fluently.

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Petrus Hendrik Ferreira, b3's Timeline

August 5, 1736
August 5, 1736
Stellenbosch, Cape, South Africa
August 5, 1736
August 5, 1736
Paarl, Breede River DC, Western Cape, South Africa
May 7, 1763
Age 27
Drakenstein, Western Cape, South Africa
Age 29
June 3, 1768
Age 32
Cape Town
November 10, 1769
Age 33
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa