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Theunis Christiaan de Klerk, c1d8

Birthplace: Swartland, WesKaap, Suid-Afrika
Death: March 09, 1816 (29)
Van Aardtspos, distrik Somerset-Oos, OosKaap, Suid Afrika (Gehang as Slagtersnek rebel - Bron: Van Vogelvalleij na Verre velde. Dr D de Klerk 2013)
Place of Burial: OosKaap, Suid-Afrika
Immediate Family:

Son of Willem Abraham de Klerk, b4c1 and Catharina de Klerk
Husband of Petronella Johanna de Klerk, d6e3
Father of Catharina Maria de Klerk, i d8e1; Elizabeth Johanna De Klerk, d8e2; Catharina Margaretha Maria de Beer, ii d8e3; Theunisina Christina Wilhelmina Engela De Beer, d8e5; Theunis Christiaan de Klerk, d8e6 and 1 other
Brother of Barend Jacobus de Klerk; Hilletje Levina de Klerk c1d2; Engela Helena de Klerk, c1d3; Catharina Wilhelmina de Klerk; Anna Maria de Klerk, c1d5 and 2 others
Half brother of Jacob van Straaten, b1c1

Occupation: boer
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About Theunis Christiaan de Klerk, c1d8

Theunis Christiaan de Klerk was one of the Slagtersnek rebels. He, along with 5 others, was charged with Armed rebellion and High Treason. He was married to Johanna Prinslo. They had 5 daughters and his son, also christened Theunis Christiaan, was born 22.11.1815,while his father was on the run from the law. A few days later Theunis snr. surrendered.

Theunis Christiaan snr. was one of 6 rebels hanged at Slagtersnek.

A list of all those charged can be found on the NAAIRS site. vol.809, ref.15.

There is a full account of the rebellion in the book Battles of South Africa.

Dr David De Klerk. p42 b1c4d8 Thenis Christiaan*1 Okt 1786 = Swartland 15 Des 1788 Boer van Arendspos †9 Maart 1816 - Gehang as Slagtersnek rebel (1816)

X Huwelikshof Graaff-Reinet 30 Nov 1805 Petronella Johanna (JP by die meeste van hul kinders se dope) Hanna PRINSLOO d.v. Jochemus Johannes Prinsloo en Elizabeth Johanna ERASMUS Sy xx Cradock 9 Sep 1821 Zacharia de Beer = 10 Jan 1779


1. Catharina Maria *29/10/1806 †jonk

2. Elizabeth Johanna * 30/5/1808 X Barend Christoffel DU PLESSIS

3. Catharina Maria *221/9/1810 5 Nov 1825 Zacharias Christiaan DE BEER *16/12/1807 sv Zacharias DE BEER en Jacomina Elizabeth PRETOIUS ( stief broer en suster)

4. Johanna Petronella *26/6/1812 X Johan(nes) Christiaan MULLER

5. Theunissina Charistina Petronella Engela *23/71814 X Johannes Christoffel DE BEER s.v. Arnoldus Stephanus en ELizabeth Maria MULLER

6. Theunis Christiaan *22/11/115 X Anna Christina Pretorius.

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Theunis Christiaan de Klerk, c1d8's Timeline

October 1, 1786
Swartland, WesKaap, Suid-Afrika
December 15, 1788
Age 2
WesKaap, Suid-Afrika
October 29, 1806
May 30, 1808
Cradock, Stormberg District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
September 21, 1810
Graaff-Reinet, Kaapkolonie, Suid Afrika
July 23, 1814
Graaff-Reinet, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
November 22, 1815
Uitenhage, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
March 9, 1816
Age 29
distrik Somerset-Oos, OosKaap, Suid Afrika