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Elsje (Cloeten) van der Merwe b2

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Elsje Jacobs van der Merwe b2 formerly Cloeten aka Cloete
Born before in Kurfürstentum Köln
Wife of — married [location unknown]
Died about in Cape Town, South Africa
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The Dutch Cape Colony 1652-1806.

Intention to edit bio in the coming weeks. Please refrain from unnecessary editing. Van der Walt-440 08:59, 31 March 2015 (EDT)

Table Bay, South Africa (1762) Elsje (Cloeten) van der Merwe b2 was part of the settlement of the Dutch Cape Colony.
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b1 [1]


Elsje Jacobs /Klauten (Cloeten)/ [2]
Name: Elsje Jacobs [2]
Surname: Klauten (Cloeten) [2]
Married name: Van der Merwe (Array) [2]


Date: Elsie was born about 1649.[3]
Date: ABT 1649 [4]
Date: Elsje Cloete was born before 1655. [5]
Date: ABT 1655 [2][6]
Place: Kurfürstentum, Köln, Duitsland. [7]
Place: Oedt, Rheinland, Prussia [2]
Place: Germany [4]


Date: 9 AUG 1651 [1][4]
Place: Boot Europa, Ter see [1][4]
Date: Op Sondag, 28 Februarie 1655. [7]
Date: 28 FEB 1655 [2]
Place: In die Katholisch Kirche, Ödt, Kurfürstentum, Köln, Duitsland. [7]
Place: St Vitus Catholic Church, Oedt, Rheinland, Prussia [2]
Witnesses / getuie: Nehssgen Klauten. [7]


Arrival / Aankoms: Sy, haar moeder en broer Gerrit, het vanaf Cologne, Duitsland vertrek na Vlie van waar hulleop Dinsdag, 22 Oktober 1658 op die skip Arnhem ¹ onder bevel van kaptein Jan Timonse na die Kaap vertrek. Hulle land op Sondag, 16 Maart 1659 in Tafelbaai. Die skip het as deel van 'n vloot van ses skepe, onder bevel van Adriaan van Almonde, geseil. [7]
Date: 1659 [4]
Arrived at the Cape together with her mother and brother in 1659. [7]


Catholic (referenced in the Bruehl Archives as Ba 2010 Fiche 3/6/p90) [2]
In 1678 het sy die Khoihoi Quisa en sy medegevangenes van voedsel en tabak voorsien al het sy geweet dat hulle ontsnap het. [7]


Date: Elsje Cloeten passed away about 1702. [8]
Date: Elsje Cloete passed away about 1702. [5]
Date: ABT 1702[6]
Date: Op 22 Januarie 1702 [7]
Date: 12 JUL 1716 [4]
Place: Cape Town, South Africa


  • WikiTree profile Klauten-2 through the import of Vermaak Family Site - 05 May 2013.GED on May 5, 2013 by Dina Vermaak.
  • Source: S98 Author: Johannes Christoffel Fourie Title: Fourie Web Site Text: Family tree: Jacques (Jacobus) Fourie Page: Elsje Jacobs Cloete

  • This person was created through the import of flakey (3).ged on 18 April 2011 by Anton Bergh. Ancestral File Number: 8K9R-CF

  • WikiTree profile Cloete-47 created through the import of wikitree upload.ged on Jul 19, 2012 by Arrie Klopper. User ID: 19AE8C86F9FCB149BD64FD5D5A456084C611 Prior to import, this record was last changed 12 Oct 2011.

  • WikiTree profile Cloete-53 created through the import of Ancestors_DippenaarAndre_noinfo.GED on Oct 23, 2012 by Andrew Dippenaar. Record ID Number: MH:I403 : User ID: 0799E44F-1D15-4622-8166-912FADE23CAD : UPD 08 DEC 2011 22:13:13 GMT+2

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 18 April 2011 by Anton Bergh.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 Dina Vermaak May 5, 2013.
  3. Entered by Jannie van der Merwe, Feb 11, 2013.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 Oct 23, 2012 by Andrew Dippenaar.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Entered by Pieter Meyer , Mar 20, 2013
  6. 6.0 6.1 Anonymous Delport Jul 28, 2013.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 7.5 7.6 7.7 Stefan Steyn Jun 11, 2014.
  8. Entered by Anonymous van der Merwe, Jun 23, 2011

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On February 26, 2015 at 05:13GMT Philip van der Walt wrote:

Cloete-151 and Cloete-85 appear to represent the same person because: Same data (will be eventually merged into Klauten)

On February 18, 2014 at 05:17GMT Philip van der Walt wrote:

Is the same profile as Cloete-123. Sincerely, Philip van der Walt-440

On February 18, 2014 at 05:15GMT Philip van der Walt wrote:

Is the same profile as Klauten-2. Philip van der Walt-440

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