Willem Ferdinand Versfeld, b2

Is your surname Versfeld?

Research the Versfeld family

Willem Ferdinand Versfeld, b2's Geni Profile

Records for Willem Ferdinand Versfeld

11,028 Records

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


Willem Ferdinand Versfeld, b2

Birthdate: (47)
Birthplace: Cape Town, South Africa
Death: September 15, 1827 (43-51)
Immediate Family:

Son of Willem Ferdinand Versfelt, SV/PROG and Hilletje Hillegonda Versfeld, b2c3d2 SM
Husband of Maria Catharina Van Reenen, b1c8d1
Father of Jacob Versfeld, b2c1; Jan Willem Janssens Versfeld, b2c2; Maria Catharina Elizabeth Cloete, b2c3; Hillegonda Johanna Versfeld, b2c4; Willem Ferdinand Versfeld, b2c5 and 2 others
Brother of Aletta Geertruida Smuts, b1; Elselina Maria Versfeld, b3; Martinus Versfeld, b5; Hillegonda (Hilletje) Versfeld, b6; Arnoldus Lambertus Versfeld, b7 and 2 others
Half brother of Catharina Sophia van Breda, B1c2d3

Occupation: "Claasenbosch", "Groenekloof Post" Darling (Now MAMRE mission station parsonage). Given the Government contract for salt at Groenkloof, 1803. Also Bought "Claasenbosch" Wynberg, the Cape in 1809, Farmer Claasenbosch, Constantia
Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:

About Willem Ferdinand Versfeld, b2

Willem Ferdinand Versfelt * ‘s-Hertogenbosch, provinsie Brabant, Nederland 12.10.1745, a. 1773, sekretaris v. sy neef Pieter, baron van Rheede van Oudsthoorn, benoemde Goewerneur v.d. Kaapkolonie † 1.3.1787 s.v. Arnoldus Versfelt en Elselina Maria de Raeff x Swartland 12.4.1778 Hilletjie Hillegonda SMUTS * 13.4.1749 d.v. Marthinus Smuts en Aletta Geertruida Mostert Erkenning: Nederland’s Patriciaat 1916, p. 386

b2 Willem Ferdinand ≈ Kaapstad 30.1.1780, koop die plaas “Claasenbosch”, Constantia † 15.9.1827 x Swartland 25.4.1802 Maria Catharina VAN REENEN

c1 Jacob * “Ganzenkraal”, dist. Malmesbury 6.1.1803, geneesheer Stellenbosch † 23.3.1877 x 7.6.1833 Aletta Jacoba CLOETE

c2 Jan Willem Janssens * “Ganzenkraal”, dist. Malmesbury 23.5.1804, boer “Claasenbosch”, Constantia en “Grote Post”, dist. Darling † Newlands House, Nuweland, Kaapstad 2.11.1875 x Maria Catharina Barbara VAN REENEN † “Claasenbosch”, dist. Constantia 11.7.1843 xx Francina Maria Johanna (Fanny) NAPPER (wed. v. kapt. Thomas Bayliss) † 21.4.1891

c3 Maria Catharina Elselina * 28.12.1805 x Philippus Albertus CLOETE v. Klapmuts

c4 Hillegonda Johanna * 19.1.1808 † Darling 6.4.1865 x Frederick DUCKITT (snr.)

c5 Willem Ferdinand * “Claasenbosch”, dist. Constantia 7.11.1809 † “Slangkop”, dist. Darling 17.1.1887 x 23.2.1836 Johanna Paulina EKSTEEN † c. 1839 xx 24.5.1841 Elizabeth Johanna VAN NIEKERK

c6 Marthinus * Wynberg 4.9.1811 † “Oranjefontein”, dist. Darling 13.6.1888 x 20.7.1835 Maria Johanna GIE * c. 1837 † 1.4.1929

c7 Christiaan Daniel Dirk * 18.2.1814, ongetroud

From 'A concise history of Port Beaufort & White Sands (also known as Witsand) including Family Trees White Sands & Port Beaufort' written by John McGregor

view all 11

Willem Ferdinand Versfeld, b2's Timeline

January 30, 1780
Cape Town, South Africa
January 31, 1780
Cape Town, South Africa
January 6, 1803
Age 22
Malmesbury, Western Cape, South Africa
Age 23
Malmesbury, West Coast DC, Western Cape, South Africa
December 28, 1805
Age 25
Malmesbury, West Coast DC, Western Cape, South Africa
January 19, 1808
Age 27
Cape Town, WC, South Africa
November 7, 1809
Age 29
Cape, South Africa
September 4, 1811
Age 31
Cape Town, South Africa
February 15, 1814
Age 34