Margeretha (Bisschoff) Meyer
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Margeretha Maria (Bisschoff) Meyer (1844 - 1903)

Margeretha Maria Meyer formerly Bisschoff
Born in Natal, South Africamap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 20 Mar 1864 in Rustenburg, Transvaal, South Africamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Bokfontein, Rustenburg, Transvaal, South Africamap
Profile last modified | Created 29 Jun 2013
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Margaretha Maria was born on 24 October 1844.

She is the daughter of Johan Hendrik and Elizabeth Anna Maria Malan.

She has nine siblings: Andries Adriaan, Jacobus, Johan Hendrik, Daniel Jacobus Johannes, David Eduard, Samuel Hermanus, Francina Johanna Carolina, Hester Christina, Elizabeth Anna Maria.

She was married to I.J. Meyer.



Margarita Maria Bisschoff


Date: 24 October 1844


Date: 11 January 1846
Place: Winburg, Orange Free State
Name: Margarita Maria
Father: Jan Hendrik Bisschoff
Mother: Elisabet Anna Malan
Witnesses: Daniel Jac Malan, Catharina Hatting, Wessel Hendrik Pieterse, Margarita Maria Malan
  • Baptism

"South Africa, Free State Dutch Reformed Church Records, 1848-1956", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 7 August 2017), Margarita Maria Besschoff, 1846.


  • Marriage: Isaak Johannes Meyer 20 March 1864

"South Africa, Netherdutch Reformed Church Registers (Pretoria Archive), 1838-1991," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 18 December 2018), Isaak Johannes Meyer, 20 Mar 1864; citing Marriage, Rustenburg, Transvaal, South Africa, Nederduitsch Hervormde Kerk Van Afrika (Dutch Reformed Church of Africa), Pretoria; FHL microfilm 1,492,539.


Name of the deceased: Margaretha Maria Meyer born Bisschoff
Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased: Natal
Father: Johann Hendrik Bisschoff deceased
Mother: Elizabeth Anna Bisschoff born Malan deceased
Age of the deceased: 59 years
Condition of life of the deceased:
Married or Unmarried, Widower or Widow: Married
Name of surviving spouse if any: Izaak Johannes Meyer in community of property
Name(s) of pre-deceased spouse(s):
Place of last marriage: Rustenburg
The day of the deceased: 16 October 1903
Where the person died: Bokfontein, Dist Rustenburg
Name of children of the deceased:
1. Izaak Johannes Meyer
2. Elizabeth Anna Meyer married in community of property to Hendrik Petrus Scheepers
3. Cornelis Arnoldus Bothma Meyer
4. Heila Levina Helena Catharina Meyer married in community to Louis Jacobus Potgieter
5. Johannes Hendrik Meyer
6. Wilhelmus Petrus Meyer
7. Andries Adriaan Meyer
8. Petrus Jacobus Meyer
9. Jacobus Johannes Meyer
10. Paul Michiel Meyer
11. Margaretha Maria Meyer (a minor) born 21 February 1884
Has the deceased left any moveable property: Yes
Has the deceased left any immoveable property: Yes
Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £100 in value: Yes
Has the deceased left a will: Yes
  • Probate

"South Africa, Transvaal, Probate Records from the Master of the Supreme Court, 1869-1958," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 14 February 2019), Margaretha Maria Bisschoff Meyer, 1903; citing Probate, Bokfontein, Rustenburg, Transvaal, South Africa, Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa; FHL microfilm 1,367,029.


  1. Entered by Elsje Lacueva.

Bisschoff by Marie Pretorius 2009



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She could be Bisschoff-46, but I do not know enough to make the call.
posted on Bisschoff-135 (merged) by Ewald Schmidt

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