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Pierre Lombard, SV/PROG

Also Known As: "Lombaard;"
Birthplace: Pointaix, Dauphiné, France.
Death: Died in Stellenbosch, Cape Winelands, Western Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Antoine Lombard and Eve Lombard
Husband of Marie Couteau, SM/PROG
Father of Pieter Lombard, b1; Claudina Lombard, b2 SM; Anthonij Lombard, b3; Anna Lombard, b4; Jan Lombard, b5 and 1 other

Managed by: Cecilia Engela Helena Simonis
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About Pierre Lombard, SV/PROG

This is the original Lombard born in Pointaix, Dauphiné, France coming to SA as one of the early refugees when they had to flee France because the Edict of Nantes was revoked and Protestants were killed by the thousands. Pierre and his wife Marie were married in La Chaudiere, south of Pontaix before they fled. On 6 January 1688 he & his wife Marie Couteau (1659-1718) from Soudiere in Dauphine, together with Francois Rétif, Maria Rousseau and Pierre Meyer, sailed on the ‘Borssenburg’ from Texel in the Netherlands, docking in the Cape on 12 May 1688. Pierre Lombard farmed on ‘Langerust’ in Drakenstein (1689 - 1716) en ‘Zondernaam’ in Simondium (1699 - 1716). He also owned the farm Watergat, currently known as Bien Donne in Franshoek. In 1690 he was described as a "'n siek man met 'n vrou en een kind". He went on to have 3 sons and 3 daughters.

Pierre LOMBARD, gebore 1658, van Pointaix in Dauphine was 'n Franse Hugenoot. Hulle vlug gedurende die vervolging eers na Marges, aan die meer van Geneva. Daarna vlug hulle langs die Ryn na Nederland. Hulle vertrek van Texel op 5 Januarie 1688 op die skip Borssenburg en land aan die Kaap 12 Mei 1688. Hy was getroud met Marie COUTEAU van Soudiere in Dauphine, sy was gebore 1659, sterwe 1.4.1718. Hy was 'n landbouer in Drakenstein, hy boer op die plaas Langerust (1689 - 1716) en Zondernaam (1699 - 1716), Simondium. In 1690 was hy beskryf as "'n siek man met 'n vrou en een kind". Hy het 3 seuns en 3 dogters gehad.

Married to Marie Couteau, ca. 1687 in Chaudiere, Dauphine, France.

Emigration Left Netherlands on the Borssenburg on 6 Jan 1688. Arrived Table Bay 12 May 1688


Son Jan Lombard born 1698

LOMBARD, Pierre, ‘a sick man with wife and 1 child’ heads the Distribution List 1690, and is among Drakenstein families 1692 ‘with wife and three children.’ The wife’s name was Marie COUTEAU. There is a joint will of this couple executed 8th Jan. 1709, in which Pierre LOMBARD’S birthplace is given as ‘Pointais in Dauphine’ and his age as 51; his wife’s birthplace as ‘Soudiere in Dauphine,’ and her age as 50.


Judi Marais-Meyer register.

GR - C C de Villiers

Pierre Lombard

v. Pointaix, in Dauphiné, Frankryk, ­1658. In 1688 is hy aan die Kaap en in 1690 word hy beskryf as “'n sick man met vrou en een kind”. In 1691 word 'n plaas aan hom toegeken O.N.O. van die Bergrivier, x Marie Couteau, v. Soudiere in Dauphine­1689, †1.4.1718.

Groot Afrikaanse Fanilie Naamboek - Cor Pama Vol 1


Iemand uit Noord-Italië afkomstig.Kom in 1688 hir aan . In 1690 word hy bskryf as 'n "siek man met vrou en een kind". Trou met Marie Couteau, van Soudière in Dauphinè, gebore 1689 oorl.1.4.1718 (6 kinders)

Die Hugenote van SA - 1688-1988 - Pierre Coertzen.

P 84 Ontvang hulp - "Pierre Lombars, een zieke man, met vrouw en een kind ƒ750"

P90 "En so het ons 'n grondbrief van Pierre Lombard se plaas-soner-naam war in Drakenstein gelê het, hoewel die ligging van die plaas met sekerheid kan bepaal word."

P116 - "Teen 1700 het die getal wingerdstokke dramaties toegeneem.------------------------------------------"Dan volg Pierre Lombard met 16000 wingerdstokke.


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Pierre Lombard, SV/PROG's Timeline

May 27, 1658
Dauphiné, France.
Age 30
Caap de Goede Hoop, Suid Afrika
Age 31
Drakenstein, Kaap de Goede Hoop, Suid Afrika
January 1, 1693
Age 34
Paarl, Western Cape, South Africa
Age 36
South Africa
Age 39
Caap de Goede Hoop, Suid Afrika
Age 40
Age 57
Stellenbosch, Cape Winelands, Western Cape, South Africa