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n Historia - Die demografie van die setlaarnageslagte in Suid-Afrika 1660 - 1849

Volume 48, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0018-229X
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Abstract

<b>The demography of the settler descendants in South Africa : 1660 - 1849</b> <br>The settler descendants include the children born at the Cape and in the rest of South Africa of settlers (immigrants) and of whom there exist written record. <br>The statistics have been extracted per decade for the years 1660 to 1849 from the genealogical database (GDB) of the Port Elizabeth Genealogical Research Group. This GDB already contains the information of more than 320 000 persons, an estimated 98% of the children born up to 1800 and a good sample for the decades thereafter. <br>The statistics given and briefly discussed, include the following : <ol> <li>The number of &lt;i&gt;married&lt;/i&gt; and unmarried men born in each decade; <br>the percentage men with one, two, three and more than three &lt;i&gt;marriages&lt;/i&gt;; <br>the average number of marriages per &lt;i&gt;married&lt;/i&gt; man, as well as per man; <br>the frequency (given as a percentage) of the number of children per &lt;i&gt;married&lt;/i&gt; man; and <br>the average number of children per &lt;i&gt;married&lt;/i&gt; man, as well as per man.</li> <li>The number of &lt;i&gt;married&lt;/i&gt; and unmarried women born in each decade; <br>the percentage women with one, two, three and more than three &lt;i&gt;marriages&lt;/i&gt;; <br>the average number of marriages per &lt;i&gt;married&lt;/i&gt; woman, as well as per woman; <br>the frequency (given as a percentage) of the number of children per &lt;i&gt;married&lt;/i&gt; woman; and <br>the average number of children per &lt;i&gt;married&lt;/i&gt; woman, as well as per woman.</li> <li>The number of &lt;i&gt;married&lt;/i&gt; couples for each decade wherein the man was born in each decade, <br>the frequency (given as a percentage) of the number of children per couple, <br>the average number of children per couple.</li> <li>The number of children born in each decade and the composition of their progenitors in terms of land of origin.&lt;/li&gt; &lt;/ol&gt;

Die setlaarsnageslagte in Suid-Afrika (die kinders gebore aan die Kaap en in die res van Suid-Afrika van setlaars (immigrante) van wie daar geskrewe rekords bestaan, vorm die grondslag van die betrokke artikel. Die statistieke is onttrek per dekade vir die jare 1660 tot 1849 uit die genealogiese databasis (GDB) van die Port Elizabeth Genealogiese Navorsingsgroep. Hierdie GDB bevat reeds die gegewens van meer as 520 000 persone, na raming meer as 98% van die kinders gebore tot met 1800 en 'n groot monster vir die dekades daarna.

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