Descendants of Pieter van den Berg

 

     Pieter van den Berg, b. 1740, Stellenbosch, Cape, (son of Jacobus van den Berg and Maria Magdalena Haak).

    

     He married (1) Susanna Catharina Fouche, m. 5 Dec 1773.

 

                             Children:

 

        +  2.       i      Paulus Johannes b. 1776.

 

            3.       ii     Maria Catharina van den Berg.

                            

                             She married J.B. van Blerk.

 

 

            4.       iii     Susanna Catharina van den Berg, b. distr Graaff-Reinet,[1] baptized 14 Feb 1779, d. 25 Jul 1847, House of widow Hoogeverf, Graaff-Reinet.[2]  Never married and listed as a lunatic on her Death Notice.

 

            5.       iv     Catharina Aletta van den Berg, baptized 26 Aug 1781, d. YOUNG.

 

        +  6.       v      Jacobus Petrus.

 

            7.       vi     Catharina Aletta van den Berg, baptized 3 Sep 1786.

                            

                             She married Casper H Badenhorst, m. 25 Oct 1801, in Cape Town, Cape Province.

 

 

            8.       vii    Petrus Stephanus van den Berg, baptized 19 Oct 1787.

 

            9.       viii   Hester Magdalena van den Berg, baptized 8 Oct 1789.

                            

                             She married B J Liebenberg.

 

 

        +  10.      ix    Barend Phillipus Hendriku b. 25 Nov 1792.

 

     He married (2) Elizabeth Oberholster, m. 25 Oct 1801, in Cape Town, Cape Province.

 

                             Children:

 

        +  11.      x     Jan Josua.

 

            12.      xi    Stephanus Johannes Hendri van den Berg, baptized 5 Nov 1797.

                            

                             He married Maria Christina Susanna van Rensburg, m. 3 Feb 1828.

 

 

            13.      xii    Susanna Catharina van den Berg, baptized 17 Aug 1800.

 

Second Generation

 

2.   Paulus Johannes van den Berg, b. 1776, Caledon Dist, d. 25 May 1855, Diepkloof, Graaff-Reinet.

    

     He married (1) Susanna Maria Haarhof, m. 30 Jan 1803, in Cape Town, Cape Province.

 

                             Children:

 

        +  14.      i      Petrus Jacobus b. 1804.

 

        +  15.      ii     Nicolaas Francois b. 1805.

 

        +  16.      iii     Paulus Johannes b. 1808.

 

        +  17.      iv     Abraham Francois b. 1810.

 

            18.      v      Susanna Maria van den Berg, b. 26 Jun 1812.

                            

                             She married Jacobus Fouche.

 

 

    

     He married (2) Elizabeth Margaretha van Jaarsveld, m. 1 Aug 1813, in Graaff-Reinet, Cape, b. 1774,[3] (daughter of Albert van Jaarsveld) d. 29 Jul 1860, Farm of Isaac du Plessis, Camdebo.  Elizabeth: Her deathnotice was signed by her son Stephanus Rudolf vdBerg.

 

                             Children:

 

            19.      vi     Maria Catharina van den Berg, b. 22 Aug 1816.

                            

                             She married Johannes Jacobus du Plessis.

 

 

        +  20.      vii    Stephanus Rudolph b. 1 Oct 1818.

 

6.   Jacobus Petrus van den Berg, baptized 2 Feb 1783, Graaff-Reinet, Cape.

    

     He married Helena Elizabeth Smit, m. 20 Feb 1803, in Cape Town, Cape Province, baptized 1783.

 

                             Children:

 

        +  21.      i      Petrus Paulus.

 

            22.      ii     Elsje Adriana van den Berg, baptized 27 Nov 1808.

 

            23.      iii     Susanna Catharina van den Berg, b. 6 Feb 1813.

 

            24.      iv     Jacobus Nicolaas van den Berg, b. 6 Sep 1821.

                            

                             He married Hester Martha Aletta Dreyer, m. 14 May 1851, in Potchefstroom, Transvaal, b. Cir 1830.

 

 

            25.      v      Helena Elizabeth van den Berg, b. 16 Mar 1825.

 

10.   Barend Phillipus Hendriku van den Berg, b. 25 Nov 1792, Cape South Africa.[4]

      

       He married Johanna Catharina Erasmus, m. 7 Sep 1822, in Graaff-Reinet, Cape.

 

                             Children:

 

            26.      i      Catharina Elizabeth Wilh van den Berg, b. 14 Jun 1824.

                            

                             She married Casper Hendrik Badenhorst.

 

 

            27.      ii     Maria Elizabeth Barendina van den Berg, b. 14 Jun 1824.

 

11.   Jan Josua van den Berg, baptized 5 Jul 1795.

      

       He married Petronella Christina Eliza Smit, m. 5 Jan 1817, in Graaff-Reinet, Cape.

 

                             Children:

 

            28.      i      Petrus Stephanus van den Berg, b. 2 Jan 1818.

 

            29.      ii     Anna Margaretha van den Berg, b. 17 Jul 1819.

 

            30.      iii     Susanna Catharina van den Berg, b. 21 Nov 1820.

 

            31.      iv     Francois Alewyn van den Berg, b. 3 Oct 1822.

                            

                             He married Catharina Aletta Hendrina Badenhorst, m. 1 Apr 1846, in Potchefstroom, Transvaal, b. 1821.

 

 

            32.      v      Anna Margaretha Ge Ca van den Berg, b. 6 Jul 1824.

 

            33.      vi     Wilhelmina Petronella Chr van den Berg, b. 5 Sep 1827.

 

            34.      vii    Jan Josua van den Berg, b. May 1829.

 

Third Generation

 

14.   Petrus Jacobus van den Berg, b. 1804, Graaff-Reinet, d. 2 Jan 1895, Cradock.[5]

      

       He married Johanna Etresia Naude, m. 7 Jun 1829, in Graaff-Reinet, Cape, b. Cir 1812, Worcester, d. 5 Oct 1894, Graaff-Reinet.[6]

 

                             Children:

 

            35.      i      Paul Johannes van den Berg, b. 1 Aug 1830.

 

            36.      ii     Jacob Johannes van den Berg, b. 17 Mar 1832.

 

            37.      iii     Pieter Jacobus van den Berg, b. 23 Sep 1833.

 

        +  38.      iv     Christiaan Petrus b. Cir 1839.

 

        +  39.      v      Abraham Francois b. Cir 1839.

 

        +  40.      vi     Nicolaas Francois b. Cir 1837.

 

            41.      vii    David Rudolph van den Berg.

 

            42.      viii   Johanna Etresia van den Berg.

                            

                             She married F van Tonder.

 

 

            43.      ix    Anna Gertruida van den Berg.

                            

                             She married R van Tonder.

 

 

            44.      x     Susanna Elizabeth Maria van den Berg.

                            

                             She married L Meyer.

 

15.   Nicolaas Francois van den Berg, b. 1805, Graaff-Reinet, d. 21 Nov 1891, His house, Noordekant St, Graaff-Reinet.[7]

      

       He married Anna Francina Fouche, m. 13 Dec 1834, in Graaff-Reinet, Cape, b. Graaff-Reinet,[8] (daughter of Jacobus Albertus Fouche and Susanna Maria Jacoba) d. 14 Jun 1896, Her residence Graaff-Reinet.  Anna: Left moveable and immoveable property.

 

                             Children:

 

            45.      i      Susanna Maria Jacoba van den Berg.

                            

                             She married Jacob Jacobus Jansen.

 

 

        +  46.      ii     Paul Johannes.

 

            47.      iii     Catharina Susanna van den Berg.

                            

                             She married Hendrik Conradie.

 

 

        +  48.      iv     Martha Etresia.

 

16.   Paulus Johannes van den Berg, b. 1808, Graaff-Reinet, d. 11 Jul 1892, Ratelfontein, Graaff-Reinet.[9]

      

       He married Elizabeth Hendrina du Plessis, m. 22 Jul 1838, b. Cir Aug 1816, Koinskloof, Aberdeen, District,[10] (daughter of Hendrik Christoffel du Plessis and Johanna du Plessis) d. 21 Jan 1904, Graaff Reinet.  Elizabeth: According toe her death notice she died in the house of her daughter in Cradock Street Graaff Reinet. She left moveable property and a will. The death notice was signed by her daughter Elizabeth Hendrina van der Vyver. It is also stated that she was a widow.

 

                             Children:

 

            49.      i      Johanna Hendrika van den Berg.

                            

                             She married H C du Plessis.

 

 

            50.      ii     Susanna Maria van den Berg, d. Bef 1904.[11]

                            

                             She married S A Joubert.

 

 

        +  51.      iii     Hendrik Christoffel b. Cir 1844.

 

        +  52.      iv     Paul Johannes b. Cir 1846.

 

            53.      v      Elizabeth Hendrina van den Berg.

                            

                             She married G F van der Vyver.

 

17.   Abraham Francois van den Berg, b. 1810.

      

       He married Johanna Frederika Elizabeth Erasmus, m. 25 Dec 1836, in Graaff-Reinet, Cape, b. Jun 1817, Buffelshoek, Graaff-Reinet, (daughter of Jacob Erasmus and Johanna Frederika Appel) d. 7 Apr 1845, Her Residence Cradock str, Graaff-Reinet.

 

                             Children:

 

            54.      i      Johanna Frederika Elizabe van den Berg, b. 1836.

 

            55.      ii     Paul Johannes van den Berg, b. 1840.

 

        +  56.      iii     Jacob b. 1842.

 

            57.      iv     Abraham Francois van den Berg, b. 1843, Graaff-Reinet, d. 29 Nov 1900, Farm Spitskop, Graaff-Reinet.[12]  Never married. Left moveable property.

 

            58.      v      Susanna Elizabeth Margare van den Berg, b. 1844.

 

20.   Stephanus Rudolph van den Berg, b. 1 Oct 1818, Noodhulp, Graaff-Reinet, d. 23 Jan 1894, Diepkloof, Graaff Reinet.[13]

      

       He married (1) Wilhelmina Maria Erasmus, b. 1821, Buffelshoek, Graaff-Reinet,[14] d. 20 Dec 1859, Diepkloof.[15]  Wilhelmina: According to her death notice she left moveable and immoveable property.

 

                             Children:

 

            59.      i      Paulus Johannes van den Berg, b. 16 Mar 1841.[16]

 

        +  60.      ii     Jacob Petrus b. 16 Mar 1843.

 

       He married (2) Hester Sophia du Toit, b. Cir 1842, Smithfield OFS, (daughter of Pieter Johannes du Toit and Hendrina Strooi) d. 3 Apr 1890, Diepkloof, Graaff-Reinet.[17]  Hester: No children according to DN.

 

21.   Petrus Paulus van den Berg, baptized 21 May 1804.

      

       He married (1) Cornelia Johanna Fouche.

 

                             Children:

 

            61.      i      Anna Catharina van den Berg, b. 12 Feb 1823.

 

        +  62.      ii     Jacobus Petrus b. 11 Apr 1824.

 

            63.      iii     Helena Elizabeth van den Berg, b. 11 Jul 1825.

 

            64.      iv     Paul Johannes van den Berg, b. 11 Nov 1827.

 

            65.      v      Petrus Paulus van den Berg, b. 13 Aug 1829.

 

            66.      vi     Cornelia Johanna van den Berg, b. 18 Feb 1831.

 

            67.      vii    Elsje Adriana van den Berg, b. 30 Oct 1832.

 

       He married (2) Jacoba Elizabeth Meintjes, m. 8 Jul 1852, in Potchefstroom, Transvaal, b. 1794.

 

Fourth Generation

 

38.   Christiaan Petrus van den Berg, b. Cir 1839, Graaff-Reinet, d. 4 Sep 1889, His House Graaff-Reinet.[18]

      

       He married (1) Maria Magdalena Francina van Tonder, d. 1873.

 

                             Children:

 

            68.      i      Helena Elizabeth Francin van den Berg.

                            

                             She married Josua Martins.

 

 

      

       He married (2) Christina Nicolina Meyer.

 

                             Children:

 

            69.      ii     Christiaan Essias van den Berg, b. Aft 1868.

 

            70.      iii     Percy Peter van den Berg, b. Aft 1868.

 

            71.      iv     Christina Johanna van den Berg, b. Aft 1868.

 

            72.      v      Evelena Elizabeth van den Berg, b. Aft 1868.

 

            73.      vi     Nicolaas Meyer van den Berg, b. Aft 1868.

 

39.   Abraham Francois van den Berg, b. Cir 1839, Tarkastad, d. 9 Oct 1911, His house, Allandale, Graaff-Reinet.

      

       He married (1) Elsie Johanna Maartens, b. Cir 1843, Graaff-Reinet, (daughter of Jacobus Maartens and Maria Niewoudt) d. 5 Apr 1909, Her house, Graaff-Reinet.[19]

 

                             Children:

 

            74.      i      Pieter Jacobus van den Berg, b. Bef 1890.

 

            75.      ii     Maria van den Berg, b. Bef 1890.

                            

                             She married F Botha.

 

 

            76.      iii     Jacobus Maartens van den Berg, b. Bef 1890.

 

            77.      iv     Stephanus van den Berg, b. Bef 1890.

 

            78.      v      Michiel van den Berg, b. Bef 1890.

 

            79.      vi     Phoebus Alexander van den Berg, b. Bef 1890.

 

            80.      vii    Alexandri van den Berg, b. bef 1890.

                            

                             She married J Schoeman.

 

      

       He married (2) Hester Maria Grundling.

 

40.   Nicolaas Francois van den Berg, b. Cir 1837, Graaff-Reinet, d. 7 Jul 1909, Zevenfontein, Graaff-Reinet.[20]

      

       He married (1) Maria Magdalena Booysen, d. 12 Jul 1880.

 

                             Children:

 

            81.      i      Johanna Etresia van den Berg.

 

            82.      ii     Pieter van den Berg.

 

            83.      iii     Johannes Hendrik van den Berg.

 

            84.      iv     Maria Magdalena van den Berg.

 

            85.      v      Francina Christina Nicoli van den Berg.

 

       He married (2) Sarah Eliza Blow.

 

                             Children:

 

            86.      vi     Rupert Nelson van den Berg.

 

            87.      vii    Ada Isabel van den Berg.

 

            88.      viii   Gwendoline Maude van den Berg.

 

            89.      ix    Eva Kathleen van den Berg, b. Aft 1888.

 

46.   Paul Johannes van den Berg.

      

       He married Anna Susanna Conradie, b. Cir 1844, Graaff-Reinet,[21] (daughter of Jan Hendrik Conradie and Cornelia Magritta de Villiers) d. 16 Aug 1910, Nooitgedacht, Graaff-Reinet.[22]

 

                             Children:

 

            90.      i      Nicolaas Francois van den Berg, b. Bef 1889.

 

            91.      ii     Cornelia Maria van den Berg, b. Bef 1889.

                            

                             She married PJ du Toit.

 

 

            92.      iii     Hendrik Conradie van den Berg, b. Bef 1889.

 

            93.      iv     Paul Johannes van den Berg, b. Bef 1889.

 

            94.      v      Anna Francina van den Berg, b. Bef 1889.

                            

                             She married J van den Berg.

 

 

            95.      vi     Jacobus Albertus van den Berg, b. Bef 1889.

 

            96.      vii    Margritta Cornelia van den Berg, b. Bef 1889.

                            

                             She married H Webster.

 

48.   Martha Etresia van den Berg, d. Bef 1891.[23]

      

       She married A Hendrik J Grobbelaar.

 

                             Children:

 

            97.      i      Hendrik Joachim Grobbelaar.

 

            98.      ii     Susanna Elizabeth Grobbelaar.

 

51.   Hendrik Christoffel van den Berg, b. Cir 1844, Graaff-Reinet, d. 29 Jan 1894, Ratelfontein, Graaff-Reinet.[24]

 

                             Children:

 

            99.      i      Paul Johannes van den Berg, b. bef 1873.

 

            100.    ii     Anna Christina van den Berg, b. bef 1873.

 

            101.    iii     Elizabeth Hendrina van den Berg, b. Aft 1873.

 

            102.    iv     Stephanus J van den Berg, b. Aft 1873.

 

            103.    v      Hendrik Christoffel van den Berg, b. Aft 1873.

 

52.   Paul Johannes van den Berg, b. Cir 1846, District Graaff Reinet,[25] d. 1 Jan 1901, On his farm Mimosadale.[26]  According to Paul Johannes van den Berg's death notice he died aged 54 years and 10 months. His two marriages are indicatedon the notice and he left moveable and immovable property  as well as a will. The notice was signed by his second wife MME van den Berg in Graaff Reinet during February 1901. According to the death notice he had one son Sarel Johannes who died before 1901 and left one son Johannes aged about 3 years.

      

       He married (1) Cornelia Wilhelmina B van de Vywer, b. Cir 1849, Camdeboo, Graaff-Reinet,[27] (daughter of Cornelis Wilhelm van de Vyver and Maria Magdalena Joubert) d. 26 Dec 1875, Ratelfontein, Camdeboo, Graaff-Reinet.[28]  Cornelia: Left moveable assets.

 

                             Children:

 

        +  104.    i      Paul Johannes b. 4 Jul 1871.

 

       He married (2) Maria Magdalena Elizabeth de Beer.

 

56.   Jacob van den Berg, b. 1842, Middelburg district, Cape, d. 7 Oct 1899, Farm Spitskop, Graaff-Reinet.[29]  Left moveable property and a will.

      

       He married Sara Jacoba Marais, b. Cir 1846, Graaff-Reinet, d. 25 Aug 1907, Her house, River St, Graaff-Reinet.[30]

 

                             Children:

 

            105.    i      Maria Margareta van den Berg, b. Bef 1878.

                            

                             She married Lambertus Hechter.

 

 

            106.    ii     Abraham Francois van den Berg, b. Bef 1878.

 

            107.    iii     Johanna Frederika Elizab van den Berg, b. Bef 1878.

                            

                             She married BJ du Plessis.

 

 

            108.    iv     Sara Jacoba van den Berg, b. Bef 1878.

 

            109.    v      Jacob Stephanus van den Berg, b. Aft 1878.

 

            110.    vi     Isaac Stephanus Jacobus van den Berg, b. Aft 1878.

 

            111.    vii    Susanna Maria Elizabeth van den Berg, b. Aft 1878.

                            

                             She married FA Marais.

 

60.   Jacob Petrus van den Berg, b. 16 Mar 1843, Diepkloof, Graaff-Reinet,[31] d. 25 Jan 1916, Stockenstroom St, Graaff-Reinet.  Died at the house of his son in law David Greeff.

      

       He married Cecilia Jacomina Catharina Hartzenberg, b. Cir Aug 1856, Graaff-Reinet, (daughter of Jacobus Hartzenberg and Cecilia Smit) d. 17 Mar 1897, Diepkloof, Graaff-Reinet.[32]  Cecilia: Left moveable and immoveable property.

 

                             Children:

 

            112.    i      Cecilia Wilhelmina van den Berg, d. Bef 1916.[33]  Left one child Cecilia Wilhelmina Catharina Welman.

 

            113.    ii     Maria Wilhelmina van den Berg.

                            

                             She married David Greeff.

 

 

            114.    iii     Hester Sophia van den Berg.

                            

                             She married I S J Marais.

 

 

            115.    iv     Stephanus Rudolph van den Berg.

 

            116.    v      Jacob Johannes van den Berg.

 

62.   Jacobus Petrus van den Berg, b. 11 Apr 1824.

      

       He married Louisa Perry.

 

                             Children:

 

            117.    i      Thomas Perry van den Berg, b. Cir 1850, Graaff-Reinet, d. 20 Nov 1879, Ventersburg.  Never married. Left money and moveable items.

 

            118.    ii     Louisa van den Berg, b. 5 Jul 1854.

 

            119.    iii     Louisa van den Berg, b. 28 Feb 1857.

 

Fifth Generation

 

104.   Paul Johannes van den Berg, b. 4 Jul 1871, Aberdeen,[34] d. 26 Sep 1898, Residence at Ratelfontein, Graaff-Reinet.[35]  Left farm property, moveables and will.

        

         He married Aletta Elizabeth Pienaar.

 

                             Children:

 

            120.    i      Johannes van den Berg.  Minor in 1898.

 

 

 

 

 


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