Theunis Christoffel Botha Roux

December 1901–16 January 1949 (Age 47)
Uitenhage, Cape Province, South Africa

The Life of Theunis Christoffel Botha

When Theunis Christoffel Botha Roux was born in December 1901, in Uitenhage, Cape Province, South Africa, his father, Teunis Christoffel Botha ROUX a1b2c8d7e6f1g5, was 36 and his mother, Kate Bagot Vermaak, was 28. He married Gertruida Magdalena Kruger in 1938, in Noupoort, Cape Province, South Africa. He died on 16 January 1949, in Kroonstad, Orange Free State, South Africa, at the age of 47, and was buried in Uitenhage, Cape Province, South Africa.

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Family Time Line

Theunis Christoffel Botha Roux
Gertruida Magdalena Kruger
Marriage: 1938

Spouse and Children

Noupoort, Cape Province, South Africa

Parents and Siblings



    John Gideon Roux



    Marjory Bagot Roux a1b2c8d7e6f1g5h4


    Valerie Irene Roux a1b2c8d7e6f1g5h5


    Edgar Hubert Roux a1b2c8d7e6f1g5h6


+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Treaty of Vereeniging ends the second Anglo-Boer War. The Transvaal and Orange Free State are made self-governing colonies of the British Empire.

Age 4

Last Zulu uprising against British.

Age 13

South Africa supports Allies in World War I.

Name Meaning

French: nickname for someone with red hair, from Old French rous ‘red’ (Latin russ(e)us).

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

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  • Theunis Christoffel Roux, "South Africa, Orange Free State, Probate Records from the Master of the Supreme Court, 1832-1989"

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