Descendants of Jan Christoffel van den Berg

 

     Jan Christoffel van den Berg, b. 1732,[1] (son of Jacobus van den Berg and Maria Magdalena Haak).

    

     He married Elsie van Emmenes, m. 30 Aug 1761.[2]

 

                             Children:

 

        +  2.       i      Jacobus.

 

            3.       ii     Anna van den Berg, baptized 25 Dec 1764.

 

        +  4.       iii     Gerrit b. 1767.

 

        +  5.       iv     Maria Magdalena.

 

            6.       v      Elsie Rachel van den Berg, baptized 7 Dec 1775.

                            

                             She married J.L. Pretorius.

 

 

            7.       vi     Johanna Jacoba van den Berg, baptized 9 May 1779.

 

        +  8.       vii    Jan Christoffel b. 1783.

 

Second Generation

 

2.   Jacobus van den Berg, baptized 5 Dec 1762.

    

     He married (1) Rachel Elizabeth Crafford, m. 8 Feb 1786.

 

                             Children:

 

            9.       i      Catharina van den Berg, baptized 18 Nov 1787.

                            

                             She married Gerrit Gous, baptized 1780.

 

 

            10.      ii     Elsie Johanna van den Berg, baptized 9 Aug 1789.

                            

                             She married J.M.C Horn, baptized 1784.

 

 

    

     He married (2) Maria Elizabeth Jordaan.

 

                             Children:

 

            11.      iii     Anna Maria Petronella van den Berg, baptized 23 Jun 1793.

 

            12.      iv     Maria Elizabeth van den Berg, b. 25 Oct 1802.

 

     He married (3) Engela Maria Horn, m. 30 Oct 1803, in Cape Town, Cape Province, baptized 1782.

 

                             Children:

 

        +  13.      v      Engela Maria Jacoba b. Cir 1805.

 

            14.      vi     Jacobus van den Berg, baptized 21 Sep 1806.

 

            15.      vii    Jacobus van den Berg, baptized 21 Feb 1808.

                            

                             He married Maria Elizabeth van Tonder, m. 16 May 1830, in Swellendam, Cape.

 

 

            16.      viii   Jan Christoffel van den Berg, baptized 4 Nov 1810.

                            

                             He married Johanna Catharina Jonker, m. 19 JUNE 1836, in Swellendam, Cape.

 

 

            17.      ix    Cornelia Johanna P W van den Berg, baptized 8 Nov 1812.

 

            18.      x     Johannes Willem van den Berg, b. 26 Aug 1814.

 

            19.      xi    Rachel Elizabeth van den Berg, baptized 15 Dec 1816, Swellendam, Cape.

 

            20.      xii    Anna Elizabeth van den Berg, b. 16 Jul 1819.

 

            21.      xiii   Charlotte Maria van den Berg, b. 17 Nov 1821.

                            

                             She married Michiel Jacobus Vosloo.

 

4.   Gerrit van den Berg, b. 1767, Swellendam, Cape,[3] d. 20 Jul 1839.[4]

    

     He married Maria van Biljon, m. 2 May 1787, b. 1768.

 

                             Children:

 

            22.      i      Cornelia van den Berg, baptized 18 Nov 1787.

                            

                             She married Leendert Johannes Louw, m. 9 Nov 1805, in Graaf Reinet, b. 1773.

 

 

            23.      ii     Elsie van den Berg, baptized 27 Mar 1790.

                            

                             She married Johannes Grobbelaar, m. 8 May 1808, b. 1788.

 

 

        +  24.      iii     Jan Christoffel b. 1794.

 

            25.      iv     Maria Gerbrecht van den Berg, b. 13 Oct 1795.

                            

                             She married Hercules Salomon du Preez, m. 1 Sep 1816, in George, Cape.

 

 

        +  26.      v      Ernst Hendrik b. 27 Nov 1796.

 

        +  27.      vi     Gerrit Jacobus b. 21 Oct 1798.

 

            28.      vii    Anna Sophia van den Berg, baptized 29 Nov 1801.

                            

                             She married Ockert Stephanus Fourie, m. 7 May 1820, in George, Cape.

 

 

            29.      viii   Petrus Bernardus van den Berg, b. 1804.

 

            30.      ix    Johanna van den Berg, baptized 4 Nov 1804.

 

            31.      x     Daniel Adriaan van den Berg, baptized 8 May 1808.  De Villiers and Pama give his birthdate as 1809.

                            

                             He married Elizabeth M Wiesner, m. 14 Oct 1833, in Graaff-Reinet, Cape.

 

 

            32.      xi    Elsie Aletta van den Berg, b. 15 Oct 1811.

 

        +  33.      xii    Andries Hermanus b. 1 Nov 1812.

 

5.   Maria Magdalena van den Berg, baptized 16 May 1773.

    

     She married Johannes Petrus Joubert, m. 11 Dec 1791, b. 1771.

 

                             Children:

 

            34.      i      Pieter Joubert, b. 1810.

 

8.   Jan Christoffel van den Berg, b. 1783.

    

     He married Catherina Botha, m. 22 Feb 1801, in Cape Town, Cape Province, b. 1785.

 

                             Children:

 

            35.      i      Hester Maria Johanna van den Berg, baptized 20 Nov 1808.

 

            36.      ii     Jan Christoffel van den Berg, b. 1810.

 

            37.      iii     Gerrit van den Berg, b. 15 Apr 1813.

 

Third Generation

 

13.   Engela Maria Jacoba van den Berg, b. Cir 1805, Cape Province, d. 27 Jan 1836, Swellendam House of A van Tonder.

      

       She married (1) ? Oosthuizen.

 

                             Children:

 

            38.      i      Johannes Jacobus Oosthuizen, b. aft 1815.[5]

 

            39.      ii     Jacobus Oosthuizen, b. aft 1815.[6]

 

            40.      iii     Stephanus Adriaan Oosthuizen, b. aft 1815.

 

       She married (2) Jacobus Marthinus van der Bank.

 

24.   Jan Christoffel van den Berg, b. 1794.

      

       He married Elsie Sophia Maria Slabbert, m. 3 Nov 1822, in Graaff-Reinet, Cape.

 

                             Children:

 

            41.      i      Maria Jacoba van den Berg, b. 29 Dec 1825.

 

26.   Ernst Hendrik van den Berg, b. 27 Nov 1796.

      

       He married Geertruida Elizabeth Coertze, m. 3 Mar 1822, in Graaff-Reinet, Cape, b. 26 Jul 1795, (daughter of , Johannes Cornelius Coertse and Susanna Sophia Brits).

 

                             Children:

 

            42.      i      Gerrit Jacobus van den Berg, b. 3 Apr 1823.

 

            43.      ii     Andries Cornelis van den Berg, b. 27 Feb 1826.

 

            44.      iii     Ernst Hendrik van den Berg, b. 10 Apr 1828.

 

27.   Gerrit Jacobus van den Berg, b. 21 Oct 1798.

      

       He married Johanna Christina Peyper, m. 6 Oct 1823, in Graaff-Reinet, Cape, (daughter of Johannes Hermanus Peyper and Elizabeth Margaretha Meyer).

 

                             Children:

 

            45.      i      Elizabeth Margaretha van den Berg, b. 14 Nov 1824.

                            

                             She married H.B. Pieterse, m. 11 Nov 1838, in Colesberg, Cape.

 

 

            46.      ii     Maria Aletta van den Berg, b. 17 Aug 1826.

 

            47.      iii     Anna Jacoba Margaretha van den Berg, baptized 6 Dec 1840, Colesberg, Cape.

 

            48.      iv     Margaretha Carolina van den Berg, b. 3 Aug 1843.

 

            49.      v      Rensche Aletta van den Berg, b. 4 Mar 1847.

 

            50.      vi     Gert Jacobus van den Berg, b. 3 Apr 1849.

 

33.   Andries Hermanus van den Berg, b. 1 Nov 1812, d. Aug 1836, Graaff-Reinet.  Some sheep and cattle.

      

       He married Anna C Wiesner, m. 2 Jun 1833, in Graaff-Reinet, Cape.

 

                             Children:

 

            51.      i      Maria Alida van den Berg, b. 1833 - 1836.[7]

 

 

 

 

 


[1]  De Villiers, C.J., Geslagsregisters van ou Kaapse Families I-III, Kaapstad, 1060.

[2]  De Villiers, C.J., Geslagsregisters van ou Kaapse Families I-III, Kaapstad.

[3]  De Villiers, C.J., Geslagsregisters van ou Kaapse Families I-III, Kaapstad.

[4]  Death Notice.

[5]  Death Notice: Mother.

[6]  Death Notice: Mother.

[7]  Death Notice: Father.