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Coenraad Adolf Groenewald BESTER

Male 1858 - 1957  (99 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Coenraad Adolf Groenewald BESTER was born on 13 Jul 1858 in Bredasdorp (son of Jurie Johannes Hermanus BESTER and Francina Catharina GROENEWALD); died on 17 Oct 1957 in Bredasdorp.

    Coenraad married Maria Elizabeth M MATTHEE. Maria died after 1957. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Johannes Coen BESTER

    Coenraad married Maria Magdalena Elizabeth BESTER. Maria (daughter of Hans Jacob BESTER and J C M * BESTER) was born on 6 Feb 1873; died on 18 Aug 1925. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Johanna Catharina Christina BESTER
    2. Maria Magdalena BESTER
    3. Willem Johannes BESTER died on 19 Mar 1928.
    4. Annie Catharina BESTER
    5. Coenraad BESTER
    6. Francina Catharina Christina BESTER was born on 2 Sep 1896 in Bredasdorp; died on 13 Nov 1955 in Bredasdorp.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Jurie Johannes Hermanus BESTER was born on 18 Oct 1825 in Bredasdorp (son of Willem Johannes BESTER and Christina Susanna van DYK); died on 20 Apr 1900 in Bredasdorp.

    Jurie married Francina Catharina GROENEWALD. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Francina Catharina GROENEWALD
    Children:
    1. Susara Johanna Elizabeth BESTER was born on 1 Jan 1852 in Bredasdorp.; died on 1 Sep 1937 in Bredasdorp..
    2. Willem Johannes Casparus BESTER was born in Apr 1853 in Bredasdorp; died on 4 Jan 1931 in Bredasdorp.
    3. Christina Susanna Johanna BESTER was born on 24 Aug 1854 in Bredasdorp; died on 17 Oct 1941 in Bredasdorp..
    4. Francina Catharina Hendrika BESTER was born in Dec 1856 in Bredasdorp; died on 12 Jun 1949 in Napier.
    5. 1. Coenraad Adolf Groenewald BESTER was born on 13 Jul 1858 in Bredasdorp; died on 17 Oct 1957 in Bredasdorp.
    6. Maria Magdalena Elizabeth BESTER was born on 11 Sep 1860 in Bredasdorp .; died on 25 Jul 1945 in Bredasdorp ..
    7. Johanna Magdalena Susanna BESTER was born about 1862 in Bredasdorp.; died on 6 Nov 1907 in Napier.
    8. Elizabeth Christina Catharina BESTER was born in 1864 in Bredasdorp; died on 3 Aug 1946 in Bredasdorp.
    9. Anna Catharina BESTER was born in Nov 1865 in Bredasdorp.; died on 22 Jun 1931 in Bredasdorp..
    10. Magdalena Hermina Petronella BESTER was born on 8 Oct 1867 in Bredasdorp.; died on 7 Aug 1954 in Stellenbosch.
    11. Cornelia Francina Jurina BESTER was born about 1870.
    12. Jurina Jacoba Hendrika BESTER was born about 1872 in Bredasdorp.
    13. Adah Alma Petra BESTER was born on 31 Dec 1874 in Bredasdorp; died on 21 May 1955 in Bredasdorp.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Willem Johannes BESTER was born on 11 Jul 1798 in Bredasdorp.; was christened on 15 Mar 1799 (son of Willem Johannes BESTER and Rosina Francina GROENEWALD); died on 12 Oct 1872 in Bredasdorp..

    Willem married Christina Susanna van DYK on 7 Jun 1818 in Swellendam. Christina (daughter of Jurgen Johannes van DYK and Christina Geertruy Margaretha NIEMAND) was born in in Kleinzoutrivier; was christened on 24 Nov 1793; died on 26 Dec 1887 in Bredasdorp. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Christina Susanna van DYK was born in in Kleinzoutrivier; was christened on 24 Nov 1793 (daughter of Jurgen Johannes van DYK and Christina Geertruy Margaretha NIEMAND); died on 26 Dec 1887 in Bredasdorp.
    Children:
    1. Willem Johannes BESTER was born in 1819.
    2. Anna Louisa Johanna BESTER was born about 1820 in Caledon; died about 1862.
    3. Christina Johanna Susanna BESTER was born on 1 Jun 1821 in Caledon.
    4. Francina Catharina BESTER was born on 21 Jul 1823 in Caledon; died in 1905 in Wepener.
    5. 2. Jurie Johannes Hermanus BESTER was born on 18 Oct 1825 in Bredasdorp; died on 20 Apr 1900 in Bredasdorp.
    6. Maria Catharina Magdalena BESTER was born on 25 May 1828 in Caledon.
    7. Elizabeth Christina Catharina BESTER was born about 1831.
    8. Casper Hermanus BESTER was born on 3 Mar 1833 in Caledon.
    9. Johanna Catharina Susanna BESTER was born about 1835.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Willem Johannes BESTER was christened on 12 Oct 1760 (son of Casparus Johannes BESTER and Maria Elizabeth SWART).

    Willem married Rosina Francina GROENEWALD on 8 May 1791. Rosina (daughter of Coenraad GROENEWALD and Maria MAREE) was christened on 12 Feb 1769. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Rosina Francina GROENEWALD was christened on 12 Feb 1769 (daughter of Coenraad GROENEWALD and Maria MAREE).
    Children:
    1. Maria Catharina BESTER was christened on 7 Oct 1792; died before 1832.
    2. Casper Hermanus BESTER was christened on 9 Feb 1794.
    3. Francina Elizabeth BESTER was born in in Bredasdorp; was christened on 10 Sep 1795; died on 23 Feb 1864 in Bredasdorp..
    4. Elizabeth BESTER was christened on 8 Jan 1797; died on 27 Feb 1876.
    5. 4. Willem Johannes BESTER was born on 11 Jul 1798 in Bredasdorp.; was christened on 15 Mar 1799; died on 12 Oct 1872 in Bredasdorp..
    6. Coenraad Daniel BESTER was christened on 9 Mar 1800; died about 1800.
    7. Johanna Susanna BESTER was born on 19 Sep 1802.
    8. Petrus Jacobus BESTER was born in Mar 1803 in Swellendam.; was christened on 29 May 1804; died on 25 Aug 1871.
    9. Anna Catharina BESTER was born in in Napier; was christened on 16 Mar 1806; died on 1 Sep 1886 in Bredasdorp.
    10. Sophia Magdalena BESTER was born on 8 Oct 1808.
    11. Coenraad Adolf BESTER was christened on 1 Oct 1809.
    12. Catharina Gertruida Christina BESTER was born on 29 Jun 1811; died on 2 Jun 1887.

  3. 10.  Jurgen Johannes van DYK was christened on 1 Sep 1748 (son of Andries van DYK and Elizabeth RADYN).

    Jurgen married Christina Geertruy Margaretha NIEMAND in 1780. Christina (daughter of Michiel NIEMAND and Johanna Catharina (Meyhuyzen) MEYHUIZEN) was born in Feb 1748 in Caledon; was christened on 25 Apr 1762 in Stellenbosch; died on 11 Aug 1835 in Caledon. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Christina Geertruy Margaretha NIEMAND was born in Feb 1748 in Caledon; was christened on 25 Apr 1762 in Stellenbosch (daughter of Michiel NIEMAND and Johanna Catharina (Meyhuyzen) MEYHUIZEN); died on 11 Aug 1835 in Caledon.
    Children:
    1. Elizabeth Christina van DYK was christened on 4 Nov 1781.
    2. Michiel Burgert van DYK was born on 22 Oct 1784 in Caledon; died on 19 Aug 1862 in Caledon.
    3. Johanna Catharina van DYK was christened on 11 Nov 1787 in Stellenbosch; died on 10 Oct 1868 in Caledon.
    4. Maria Magdalena van DYK was christened on 31 Oct 1790.
    5. 5. Christina Susanna van DYK was born in in Kleinzoutrivier; was christened on 24 Nov 1793; died on 26 Dec 1887 in Bredasdorp.



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