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Re: Gerrit Willemsz, Leeuwarden to Cape of Good Hope circa 1690

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  • hzijlstra
    Hello Johannes, Your archive to check is Tresoar in Leeuwarden (www.tresoar.nl) or the Gemeentearchief at http://www.gemeentearchief.nl/ There was a baptism in
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      Hello Johannes,

      Your archive to check is Tresoar in Leeuwarden (www.tresoar.nl) or the Gemeentearchief at http://www.gemeentearchief.nl/

      There was a baptism in 1665 who could be him but more evidence is needed:
      Dopeling: Gerryt
      Gedoopt op 17 september 1665 in Leeuwarden
      Kind van Willem Hendrix en niet genoemde moeder

      Bron:
      Collectie Doop-, Trouw-, Begraaf- en Lidmaatboeken (DTBL)
      Herv. gem. Leeuwarden, doop 1654-1667
      Inventarisnr. : DTB 931

      Regards,
      Hans

      --- In Friesland-genealogy@yahoogroups.com, "adanwillemse" <adan.willemse@...> wrote:
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      > Good morning!
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      > I hope you can help me. I am a South African descendent of Gerrit Willemsz who arrived at the Cape of Good Hope circa 1690. How can I obtain any information about Gerrit, his family and find out if he had brothers or sisters and who his parents were?
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      > Gerrit Willemsz arrives at Cape of Good Hope in 1690 from Leeuwarden, Friesland and marries Maghtelt Cornelissen in Stellenbosch on 9 April 1691. The marriage register notes read as follows: "Den 9 Dito (April) Sijn in den Huijwelijken Staadt aen Stellenbosch vereenigt Gerrit Willimz Leeuwaerden jonghman. met Maghtelt Cornelissen van de Caep de Goede Hoop jonge Dogther."
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      > Any help is would be appreciated!
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      > Thank you,
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      > Johannes Willemse
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      > Goeie more!
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      > Ek hoop u kan my help. Ek is 'n Suid Afrikaanse nasaat van Gerrit Willemsz uit Leeuwarden, Friesland wat na Kaap die Goeie Hoop gekom het in ongeveer 1690. Hoe kan ek uitvind wie Gerrit se familie was en of hulle in Leeuwarden agtergebly het?
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      > Al wat ek van Gerrit Willemsz weet is as volg:
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      > Gerrit Willemz kom in 1690 as `n jong man van Leeuwarden, Friesland na Kaap die Goeie Hoop. Op 9 April 1691 trou hy in Stellenbosch met Maghtelt Cornelissen.
      > Die huweliksregister lees: "Den 9 Dito (April) Sijn in den Huijwelijken Staadt aen Stellenbosch vereenigt Gerrit Willimz Leeuwaerden jonghman. met Maghtelt Cornelissen van de Caep de Goede Hoop jonge Dogther."
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      > Ek sal enige hulp waardeer!
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      > Dankie,
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      > Johannes Willemse
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