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Gabriel Johannes Rossouw

Male 1856 - 1921  (64 years)


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  • Name Gabriel Johannes Rossouw 
    Born 24 November 1856  Laasterivier, Montagu, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 April 1921 
    Notes 
    • DOD 19 Apr 1921: Source - Marianne Meyer
      (had 15 Apr 1921 previously)

      have photograph of the complete family (him, wife and 10 children) - believe the small boy is son Frederick

      died in 1920s

      had farm in Montagu

      lost farm - bankruptcy? or defrauded?

      story from grandson Denis Rossouw:
      Gabriel sold up in Robertson/Montagu and moved down to Baardskeerdersbos to farm sheep and ostriches. Lived near Elim (near Bredasdorp)

      possibly of interest:???
      DEPOT SAB SOURCE URU TYPE LEER
      VOLUME_NO 528 SYSTEM 01 REFERENCE 2675
      PART 1 DESCRIPTION ISSUE OF TITLE DEEDS (THREE) TO LOTS NOS 1, 3, AND 4, ELIM ISLAND, SITUATE IN FIELD CORNETCY NO 3, DIVISION OF GORDONIA, IN FAVOUR OF
      JA ROSSOUW AND GJ ROSSOUW, AND HCJ RICHTER AND CHJ RICHTER. STARTING 1921 ENDING
      1921
    Person ID I1253  Houliston Family Tree
    Last Modified 3 September 2007 

    Father Jacobus Francois Rossouw,   b. 29 September 1813, Laasterivier, Robertson, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 November 1878, Laasterivier, Robertson, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Petronella Maria Frederika Conradie,   b. 5 July 1823, Rietvlei, Montagu, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 December 1895, Laastrivier, Robertson, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 23 July 1839  Swellendam, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Source: Huguenot Museum Dec 2006
    Family ID F675  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Cornelia Margaretha van Eeden,   b. 23 May 1863, Robertson, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 September 1922  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 14 May 1886  Robertson, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Hendrina Cecilia (Celie) Rossouw,   b. 23 February 1887, Montagu, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Jacobus Francois (Koos) Rossouw,   b. 15 September 1888, Montagu, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Stanford, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Petronella Maria (Nellie) Rossouw,   b. 19 December 1890, Montagu, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Cornelia Margaretha (Cora) Rossouw,   b. 4 September 1892, Montagu, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Susanna (Baby) Rossouw,   b. 2 August 1894, Touwsrivier, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location
    +6. Pieter van Eeden (Piet) Rossouw,   b. 25 October 1896, Montagu, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location
    +7. Gabriel Johannes (Gawie) Rossouw,   b. 29 August 1898, Montagu, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Maria Elizabeth (Miemie) Rossouw,   b. 1 February 1901, Montagu, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location
    +9. Frederick Jacobus van Eeden Rossouw,   b. 20 October 1902, Montagu, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 June 1991, Panorama Retirement Home, Panorama, Cape Town, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    +10. Anna Cecilia (Annie) Rossouw,   b. 4 February 1906, Montagu, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 August 1993, Bellville, Western Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Family ID F84  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Gabriel and Cornelia Rossouw and their 10 children around 1910
    Gabriel and Cornelia Rossouw and their 10 children around 1910

    Histories
    Ancestry of Gabriel Johannes Rossouw born 1856
    Ancestry of Gabriel Johannes Rossouw born 1856
    Line from Pierre Rousseau down

    Source: Huguenot Museum, Franschoek, Cape
    (December 2006)


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