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Venter family of South Africa

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  • Andries Albertus Venter, d5e6 (1797 - 1865)
    VAB MHG V73
  • Jan Adriaan Venter (bef.1730 - 1793)
    Name Jan Adriaan Venter Event Type Baptism Event Date 14 May 1730 Event Place Cape Town, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa Father's Name Pieter Venter Mother's Name Hester Nel ( b...
  • Andries Petrus Jacobus Venter (1808 - 1872)
    Boedel / Estate No. VAB MHG V129
  • Petrus Venter, b5c2 (bef.1726 - aft.1799)
    Petrus Venter in South Africa, Dutch Reformed Church Registers (Cape Town Archives), 1660-1970 Event Type Baptism Event Date 19 May 1726 Event Place Cape Town, Cape of Good Hope, South Afric...
  • Hendrik Conrad. Venter. SV/PROG 1 (1663 - 1713)
    Family Links Spouses/Children: 1. Johanna Mostert 2. Anna Villion Unknown - Unnamed Venter Bonifacius Venter Francoijs Venter Anna Sabina Venter Pieter Venter+ Cornelia Venter Maria Venter Jan Hendrik ...

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Hendrik Venter from Hamel † 2.5.1713. Haplogroup R1a1a1b1a1. (SNP R-M458) x 17.7.1690 Johanna Mostert; x x 9.12.1691 Anna Viljoen, † 11.5.1713.

  • * Die stamvader van die Venter familie in Suid Afrika was Hendrik Venter ook bekend as
  • Hy kom van Hameln
  • Burger en kieremaker op Stellenbosch.
  • In 1704 word hy eienaar van die plaas "Vleeschbank", aan die Bergrivier, Drakenstein, Kaap
  • Hy sterf op 2.5.1713.
  • Hy was 2 keer getroud:
  1. Op 17.7.1690 met *Johanna Mostert
  2. Op 9.12.1691 Met *Anna Viljoen

Laasgenoemde eggenoot sterf op 11.5.1713.

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  • Lively discussion took place in Genesis on the origins of Hendrik Venter whether he was from Hamel, France or Hamel(i)n, Germany. For further information see: and

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