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  • Albert Lammertsz Myburgh, b2 (1669 - 1749)
    First Myburgh born in South Africa.. b2 Albert Lambertz * c. 1669 † 19.12.1749 boer Stellenbosch x Elsje VAN DER MERWE * 1693 † 18.12.1745 d.v. Willem Schalk van der Merwe Muster Roll...
  • Aletta (Aaltje) Alberts (c.1640 - 1673)
    Marriage to Gerrit Jansz (alias de Boer?) SV/PROG NGK Cape Town Anno 1673 Den 29 Octob' Gerrit Jansz j.m. van Weyninghen en Aaltjen Aalbertsz van Purmerent wed' van Lambert Lambertsz - NGK G1 1/1, Nede...
  • Anna Margaretha Myburgh (1826 - d.)
    Birth and baptism record here: Recorded as Anna Margretha Mijburg. This may be the record of marriage to Paul Daniel Myburgh (7 Dec 1848): - but not certain - further research needed. Birth...

About the Myburgh surname


  • Meaning - Placename on the river




in Sothern Holland(Netherlands.).


Lambert Myburgh

  • came from Broekemeerclose to Broek in Waterland in North Holland.
  • He married in Netherland to Aaltje Albertsfrom Purmerend in North Holland.
  • The couple had 2 sons.
  • It is speculated that they might have left from Buiksloot, close to Amsterdam to come the the Cape.
  • Arrived at the Cape beween 1665 and 1669.
  • In 1671 they had a home in Tafelvallei today called Ornajezicht.
  • In 1673 Aaltje was a widow and remarried Gerrit Jansz

Source: Die groot Afrikaanse Familienaamboek.