PRETORIUS, Mathys Van As
- Born: Apr 19, 1812, Die Sneeuberg
- Christened: Jul 6, 1812, Graaff Reinet, Cape Colony, Southern Africa
- Marriage: VERMEULEN, Hendrina Johanna Jacoba Petronella on Feb 7, 1835 in Beaufort West South Africa
- Died: Feb 6, 1838, Dingaan's Kraal aged 25
1. Death, Feb 6, 1838, Dingaan's Kraal. See M.E.Pretorius Page 280 on the circumstances which indicated that he died with Piet Retief in the murderous betrayal in Dingaan's Kraal on 6 Feb 1838.
Mathys married Hendrina Johanna Jacoba Petronella VERMEULEN, daughter of Carl Renier VERMEULEN and Heiltje Magdalena ESTERHUYZEN, on Feb 7, 1835 in Beaufort West South Africa.