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Wilhelmina Magdalena van Niekerk

Wilhelmina Magdalena van Niekerk

Female 1832 - 1919  (86 years)

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    Wilhelmina Magdalena van Niekerk
    Wilhelmina Magdalena van Niekerk

  • Name Wilhelmina Magdalena van Niekerk 
    Nickname Minnie 
    Born 30 Nov 1832  Cradock, Eastern Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 7 May 1919  "Rietfontein No. 110", Heidelberg district, Transvaal Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I99  Van den Berg Genealogy
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2019 

    Father Jacobus Gustavus van Niekerk,   b. 4 May 1806, Cradock, Eastern Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Johanna Helena Josina S. Pieterse 
    Married 9 Oct 1825  Cradock, Eastern Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F80  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Samuel Liversage,   b. 3 Apr 1827, Glen Linden, Cape Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1902  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 23 Jun 1851  Pietermaritzburg, Natal Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Theodora Liversage,   b. 28 Sep 1857, Glen Linden, Cape Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1937, Winburg, Free State, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2019 
    Family ID F44  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Participated in the Groot Trek from the Eastern Cape to Natal. She was a girl of five when her parents helped to found the town of Pietermaritzburg.

      Married #36 Samuel Liversage Jnr on 23 June 1851 in the house of J Boshoff (the local marriage officer) in Pietermaritzburg.

      He couldn't speak Afrikaans, and she couldn't speak English, but they understood each other well.

      Straffen Short