Jacobus Francois Malan
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Jacobus Francois Malan (1783 - 1863)

Jacobus Francois "Rooi Kootjie" Malan
Born in Wagenmakersvallei, Dutch Cape Colonymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 31 Oct 1802 in kaapstadmap
Husband of — married 23 Mar 1841 in Wellingtonmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Wellington, Cape Colonymap
Profile last modified | Created 28 Mar 2015
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Table Bay, South Africa (1762)
Jacobus Francois Malan was part of the settlement of the Dutch Cape Colony.
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Hy is op 20 Julie 1783 gedoop in die NG Kerk van Drakenstein.[1] Op 18 Junie 1804 koop hy die plaas Goede Verwagting in die Wagenmakersvallei vanaf Johann Conrad Froneman en verkoop dit op 21 Desember 1810 aan Susanna Gertruide Naude.[2]


He was baptized on 20 Jul 1783 in the Dutch Reformed Church Drakenstein.[1] On 28 Jun 1804 he bought the farm Goede Verwagting, Wagenmakersvalley from Johann Conrad Froneman and sold it on 21 Dec 1810 to Susanna Gertruida Naude.[2] On 21 Dec 1810 he bought the farm De Groene Fonteijn, Wagenmakersvalley from Johannes Minnaar. On 9 Des 1839 he gave 17 morgen of the farm to his son, Jacobus Johannes, which was named Leliefontein. On the same day he gave 6 morgen of the farm to his son David Johannes. The remaining 6 morgen he kept for himself. [3] He died on 17 Jul 1783 in the town of Wellington.[4]


Place: Dutch Reformed Church Drakenstein
Date: 20 Jul 1783
page 121 entry 2
den 20 Julij 1783
Jacobus Francois
V. Jacobus Johannes Malaan
m. Anna Aletta Retief
g. Jacobus Retief
Debora Jubert
Jacob Malaan
Leonora Elisabeth Malaan[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Dutch Reformed Church Drakenstein Baptism register 1775-1785 Vol. G3/3/3 page 121 entry 2, https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008120997?i=483. Added by Daniël Malan on 17 Feb 2020.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Le Roux, JG & WG: Ons Drakensteinse Erfgrond, Vol Voor-Groenberg, p 13. Added by Daniël Malan.
  3. Le Roux, JG & WG: Ons Drakensteinse Erfgrond, Vol Bovlei, p 5. Added by Daniël Malan.
  4. Cape Town Archives Depot Death notice MOOC 6/9/103 no. 335, https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/007844941?i=1609. Added by Daniël Malan.
  • Jacobus Francois
  • Wagenmakersvallei 15.6.1783 ≈ NGK Drakenstein 20.7.1783 † Wellington 17.5.1863 Ω Wellington-Andrew Murray; Boer Groenfontein, Bovlei, Wellington x Kaapstad 31.10.1802 Maria Susanna Rossouw * Drakenstein 26.6.1785 ≈ NGK Drakenstein 17.7.1785 † Wellington 6.10.1840 Ω Wellington-Andrew Murray d.v. Gabriel Rossouw en Margaretha Magdalena Louw xx Wellington 23.3.1841 Elisabeth Johanna Louw * 14.9.1802 ≈ NGK Drakenstein 9.10.1802 † Wellington 16.7.1861 Ω Wellington-Andrew Murray d.v. Charl Wynand Louw en Elisabeth Maria van der Merwe


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Hi , could you add the project profile [email address removed] as active manager to this profile, please? As soon as the LNAB has been validated with a [transcription of a] baptism [image], we will have this profile Project Profile Protected). Susan (project coordinator)

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