APPENDIX

 

5. OERTEL FAMILY

 

 

Őrtel (Oertel) is an abbreviation of Ortolf, the point of a sword

 

1. Hans Oertlin b approx. 1500 d 27 June 1568 m Jacoba Knoerrer

 

1.1 Erhard Oertlein b .... d 1621/35 m Kunigund Oertlein, 3 May 1586

 

1.1.1 Simon Oertel d 24 October 1701

1.1.2 Margaretha Oertel

1.1.3 Catherina Oertel

1.1.4 Peter Oertel m Maria Magdalena

 

1.1.4.1 Wolfgang Oertel b 6 September 1635 d 28 July 1687 m Catherina Gundermann, 1661

 

1.1.4.1.1-14 various offspring

1.1.4.1.8 Paul Martin Oertel b 8 November 1677 d 13 August 1745 m Magdalena Schonerstatt, 1704

 

1.1.4.1.8.1-12 various offspring

1.1.4.1.8.11 Jacob Gabriel Oertel b 12 August 1721 d 24 May 1794 m Anna Maria Seeger, 6 August 1748

 

1.1.4.1.8.11.1-22 various offspring

1.1.4.1.8.11.17 Samuel Veit Oertel b 24 July 1763 (Wendelstein) d Graaff-Reinet 14 June 1838 m 12 July 1795 Francisca Elizabeth Wilke(n)

 

Samuel Veit(h) Oertel arrived in 1792 from Neurenberg as a soldier in the service of the V.O.C. A number of baptismal records of his early family exist in the annuls of the Evangelical Lutheran Church, Strand Street, Cape Town. In 1799, he was secretary to The Republic of Graaff-Reinet.

 

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.1-14 various offspring

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13 Christian Philipp Oertel b 3 March 1815 d 6 February 1868 [MOOC6/9/122]  No.4234 m Mary Ann Spiller (do. 1820 Settlers Charles and Catherine Spiller : b 1818 d Graaff-Reinett approx.1895)

 

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.1-8 various offspring

 

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.1 Samuel Veit Oertel ~ 24 March 1839

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2 Charles James Phillip Oertel b October 1839 d 10 January 1907 (first) m 1865 Jane Goodale [OFS 1883 No.G197]

 

Charles James Phillip Oertel, grandfather of Hildegaard Pauline Jane Oertel was a prominent sheep farmer at Aliwal North. The Goodale family lived at Abrahamskraal in the Bloemfontein district.

 

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.1 Philip George Theodore Oertel b 10 December 1865

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.2 Alice Mary Oertel b 2 November 1867 m Ronald Henry Cribb

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.3 Charles James William Oertel b 10 September 1869 d  [OFS 1930  No.22774]

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.3.1 Hildegaard Pauline Jane Oertel b 30 March 1900 d 9 September 1984 m Cornelius Hermanus Marais (b 5 April 1888 Graaff-Reinet d 7 August 1969).

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.3.2 Olga Sophie Oertel

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.3.3 Charles James Phillip Oertel

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.3.4 Christian Walker Raymond Oertel

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.3.5 James Henry Ernest Oertel

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.3.6 Jane Lillian Oertel b 16 October 1911

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.3.7 Philip George Gunther Oertel  b 20 July 1915

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.3.8 Reingold Donald Oertel b 7 March 1917

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.3.9 Eleanor Irene Dorothy Oertel b 25 February 1920

 

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.4 Amy (Emma) Elizabeth Oertel b 4 December 1871 m Arthur John Austin

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.5 James Henry Ernest b 5 January 1874

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.6 Albert Robert Oertel b 10 January 1876

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.7 Mabel Jane Mary Oertel b 31 May 1878 m ……Malcolm

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.8 Christian Philip Goodale Oertel b 13 February 1881

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.9 William Gilbert Oertel b 31 January 1883 d 24 February 1883

 

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2 Charles James Phillip Oertel b October 1839 d 10 January 1907 (second) [MOOC 6/9/721 No.2205] m February 1883 Sarah Goodale (do. James Goodale and Alice White b 1853 d 25 January 1916 [OFS 1916 No.0819].)

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.10 Inez Jane Oertel b 11 May 1885 m Robert Preston  Preston-Whyte

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.11 Kathleen Oertel b 16 March 1887 m Leonard Shearing Evans

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.12 Evelyn Oertel b 16 March 1887 m William George Cox

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.13 Mary Ann Oertel b 12 November 1888 m Norman John Webster

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.14 Vera Maud Oertel b 18 July 1890 Fred William Medway

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.2.15 William Raymond Oertel b 16 March 1892

 

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.1.3 Christiaan Andries Oertel

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.1.4 Willem Fredrik (William Fredrik) Bernardus Oertel ~ 24July 1842

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.1.5 Catharine Elizabeth m Arthur St.Clair Gibson Oertel

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.1.6 Francis (“Fanny”) Elizabeth Oertel b 2 April 1848 m Richard Harvey

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.1.7 Robert Thomas Madden Oertel b 26 February 1850 ~ 1 April 1850

1.1.4.1.8.11.17.13.1.8 Henry (“Harry”) Josias Brink Oertel b 30 March 1842 ~ 25 April 1842