Theunis Christoffel Jansen van Rensburg

25 November 1908–20 August 1982 (Age 73)
South Africa

The Life of Theunis Christoffel

Theunis Christoffel Jansen van Rensburg was born on 25 November 1908, in South Africa as the son of Schalk Willem Jansen van Rensburg and Christoffelina NN. He married Joyce Elizabeth Watson on 3 March 1930, in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 20 August 1982, in Kroonstad, Orange Free State, South Africa, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Theunis Christoffel Jansen van Rensburg
1908–1982
Joyce Elizabeth Watson
1910–1990
Marriage: 3 March 1930
Grace Una Jansen van Rensburg
0026–
Theunis Christoffel Jansen van Rensburg
1933–2003

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 March 1930
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Schalk Willem Jansen van Rensburg

    Male1877–1936Male

    Christoffelina NN

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1909

Age 1

British Parliament enacts the South Africa Act, proposed constitution of Union of South Africa.
1910

Age 2

Self-governing Union of South Africa established within British Commonwealth.
1934

Age 26

South African parliament enacts Status of Union Act claiming full sovereignty for South Africa.

Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, North German, and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Jan, a vernacular form of Johannes ( see John ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Theunis Christoffel Janse Van Rensburg, "South Africa, Cape Province, Western Cape Archives Records, 1792-1992"
  • Theunis Christoffel Jansen Van Rensburg, "South Africa, Orange Free State, Estate Files, 1951-2006"

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