Sir Johannes Henricus Brand, GCMG (popularly known as Jan Brand and sometimes as John Henry Brand or Jan Henrick Brand; 6 December 1823 – 14 July 1888) was a South African lawyer and politician who served as the fourth state president of the Orange Free State, from 2 February 1864 until his death in 1888. He was the son of Sir Christoffel Joseph Brand (1797–1875), speaker of the Cape legislative assembly, and Catharina Fredrica Küchler. Johannes Brand married in 1851 to Johanna Sibella Zastron, a daughter of the Registrar of Deeds in Cape Town. The couple had 8 sons and 3 daughters. 
Birth & Death
Date: Johannes Henricus was born in 1823.  Johannes Henricus Brand passed away in 1888. 
Witnesses: Johannes Henricus Brand, Wilhelmina Catharina L?????, Johan Gerhard Cloete, Johann Petronella Erica Kuchler, Hendrik Jacobus Johannes Brand, Jan Hendrik Hofmeyer Janz, Jan Henry van Vloten 
South Africa, Dutch Reformed Church Registers (Cape Town Archives), 1660-1970, database with images, FamilySearch Baptism Johannes Henricus Brand 1824 : 21 May 2014, South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Cape Town > Baptisms 1821-1831 > image 608 of 797; State Archives, Cape Province. Added by Jo Fourie, 9 September 2019.