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Pierre Rousseau

Male about 1666 - 1719  (~ 53 years)


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  • Name Pierre Rousseau 
    Born about 1666  Mer, Menars-LA-Ville, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1719  Drakenstein, Cape Of Good Hope, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Info from Huguenot Memorial Museum, Franchhoek Malan, Alet & JE Malherbe 1999
      Rousseau/Rossouw register (Dec 2006)

      PIERRE ROUSSEAU, * ca 1666, † 1719, from Blois, Orleanais, France. Arrived at the Cape in 1688. One of the first deacons of the Drakenstein congregation, member of the Heemraad and farmed on L’Arc d'Orleans near Wemmershoek. He also owned the farms De Vleesbank, Drakenstein and Sanddrift, Land van Waveren.; x Drakenstein1689 Anne RETIEF, * 1671, from Blois, Orleanais, France, † 1710;
      xx Stellenbosch7.12.1710 Geertruy DU TOIT, d.o. Guillaume du Toit and Sara Cochet. She xx 1719 Carel van der Merwe.

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      http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=erasmussa&id=I7407

      ID: I7407 Name: Pierre Rousseau Given Name: Pierre Surname: Rousseau Sex: M _UID: 6DA58583B461AA4D9DCA6927A02F36F2146E Birth: 1666 in Mer, Menars-la-Ville, Frankryk Death: 1719 in Drakenstein Ancestral File #: Stamvader 1 Father: Daniel Rousseau b: ABT 1640 in Frankryk Mother: Marie Retif b: ABT 1644 in Frankryk Marriage 1 Anne Retif b: 1669 in Menars-la-Ville, Frankryk
      Married: ABT 1690 in Frankryk
      Children
      Anna Rossouw b: 8 JUL 1691 in Drakenstein
      Maria Rosseau b: 1693 in Paarl, Kaap
      Madaleine Rousseau b: 1695 in Paarl, Kaap
      Elizabeth Rousseau
      Martha Rossouw b: 27 JUN 1698 in Cape Town
      Pierre Rossouw b: 3 MAY 1700 in Paarl, Kaap
      Gabriel Rossouw b: 14 AUG 1701 in Paarl, Kaap
      Pieter or Pierre Rossouw b: 2 SEP 1703 in Cape Town, Kaap
      Hester Rossouw b: 26 JUL 1705 in Paarl, Kaap
      Daniel Rossouw b: 9 OCT 1707 in Paarl, Kaap
      Aletta Rossouw b: 1702 in Drakenstein, Kaap
      Marriage 2 Geertruyd du Toit
      Married: 7 DEC 1710 1
      Sources:

      Abbrev: Pama II Title: Pama II Author: C. Pama Page: p799

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      http://users.iafrica.com/d/da/danievil/kwartierstaat.htm
      1060. Pierre Rousseau ook genoem: Pierre Rossouw gebore ongeveer 1666, Mer of Mennars-la-Ville, naby Blois, verw: a, beroep: Boer,59 trou (1) 1689, Anne Retief, gebore Mer Orléanais, Frankryk, sterf 1710, trou (2) 7 Des 1710, Geertruy du Toit. Pierre sterf 1719. Was reeds in 1688 aan die Kaap. Pierre was een van die eerste diakens van die gemeente Drakenstein, en ook 'n heemraad. Besit die plaas "De Boog van Orleans". Hy het 12 kinders gehad.
      1061. Anne Retief ook genoem: Anne Rétif, Anne Retief gebore Mer Orléanais, Frankryk, sterf 1710. Arriveer 12 Mei 1688 met die Borssenburg in die Kaap.


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      FIFTH GENERATION

      272. Johannes Cornelis SWART was born about 1802 in "Lamfontein", Mosselbaai. He was christened on 27 NOV 1803. He died on 24 JUN 1888 in "Kruispad", Montagu.
      He was married to Johanna Catharina ROSSOUW on 5 APR 1828. Johanna Catharina ROSSOUW was christened on 12 DEC 1809. She died Voor 1888. She has reference number b8c1d3e2f3. Johannes Cornelis SWART and Johanna Catharina ROSSOUW had the following children: +885 i. Daniël Johannes SWART was born on 4 JUN 1829. He died on 3 MAY 1912 in Swellendam. +886 ii. Gerhardus Lodewicus (Gert Lewies) SWART was born on 4 OCT 1831. He died on 18 JUL 1889 in "Welgelegen", Ermelo. +887 iii. Johannes Cornelis Rossouw SWART was born on 29 OCT 1834. He died on 12 MAR 1916 in "Kruispad", Montagu. He resided Eers in Potberg. He resided Later in "Kruispad". +888 iv. Pieter Gabriël SWART was born on 24 MAY 1836. 889 v. Johanna Catharina SWART was born on 15 APR 1839. +890 vi. Maria Elisabeth SWART was born on 5 JUN 1841. 891 vii. Susanna Elisabeth SWART was born on 5 JUN 1841.

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      Gideon Gabriel ROSSOUW
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      Family 1 : Louisa PRETORIUS <../d0012/g0000022.html>
      MARRIAGE: Wellington

      Louisa PRETORIUS
      18 Sep 1901 - ____
      BIRTH: 18 Sep 1901, Strydenburg [15689]
      REFERENCE: b5c3d5721h1i2j4
      Father: Petrus Johannes PRETORIUS <../d0016/g0000024.html> Mother: Edith Florence MATHEWSON <../d0006/g0000001.html> Family 1 : Gideon Gabriel ROSSOUW <../d0006/g0000001.html>
      MARRIAGE: Wellington

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      BD:1666
      BP:Mer, Menars-LA-Ville, France
      DD:1719
      DP:Drakenstein, Cape Of Good Hope, South Africa
      M:7 APR 1751
    Person ID I2405  Houliston Family Tree
    Last Modified 21 December 2006 

    Father Daniel Rousseau,   b. about 1640 
    Mother Marie Retif,   b. about 1644 
    Family ID F1083  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 1 Anne Retief,   b. 1671, Mer Orléanais, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1710, Drakenstein, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 1689 
    Children 
    +1. Anne Rousseau,   b. 1690,   d. 1753  (Age 63 years)
     2. Maria (Marie) Rossouw,   b. about 1693
     3. Madeleine (Magdalena) Rossouw,   b. 1695,   d. 1780  (Age 85 years)
     4. Isabeau (Elizabeth) Rousseau,   b. 1696
     5. Martha (Marthe) Rossouw,   b. 1698
     6. Pierre Rousseau,   b. 1700
    +7. Gabriel Johannes Rossouw,   b. 1701, Paarl, Cape Of Good Hope, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 January 1727, Cape Of Good Hope, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     8. Aletta Rousseau,   b. 1702, Drakenstein, Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location
    +9. Pierre Rossouw,   b. 1703,   d. 25 October 1751  (Age 48 years)
     10. Esther (Hester) Rousseau,   b. 1705, 26 Jul 1705 Find all individuals with events at this location
    +11. Daniel Rousseau,   b. 1707
    Family ID F1081  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 2 Geertruy (Gertruida) du Toit,   b. about 1692, Paarl, Cape Of Good Hope, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 17 December 1710 
    Children 
     1. Andries Rossouw,   b. 8 November 1711, Cape Of Good Hope, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Cape Of Good Hope, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F1082  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • 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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