Jus Sanguinis: Switzerland: Progenitors & Petitioners:
VORSTER, Jan was presumably born Hans Förster in Bern, Switzerland in 1695. He travelled to Holland, where he joined the Dutch East Indian Company as a sailor. He departed Texel on the Velsenhoofdt on 18 November 1716, arriving in the Cape on January 1717. He was subsequently employed by the Drakenstein Municipality and Cape Governor Mouriz Pasques to build a church. He subsequently adopted the Dutch form of Jan Vorster. In 1721 he married Elisabeth LUBBE.
DU PLESSIS, Hendrik
DU PLESSIS, Louis Pierre
VORSTER, Lize Ruselle (born Du Plessis)