About Artur Jose Oriolla Ferreira de Paiva
Artur Jose Oriolla Ferreira de Paiva was the Portugeuse governor in the Humpata region of Angola.
He was born circa 1865 to Bartolomeu de Paiva and Theresa Ferreira.
In February 1882 he married Jacomina Gertruida Elizabeth, eldest daughter of Jacobus Fredrik Botha, who was one of the Dorsland Trekkers.
Their children included
- Bartholomeu Jose Botha Ferreira. Bartolomeu (born 1883 in Humpata) was married in 1904 to Christina Johanna Sofia Venter. Some of their children fled to South Africa and South West Africa as refugees during the 1970s civil war.
- Jacobus (became a doctor in Angola after studying in Portugal) and
- Maria Theresia.
Jacomina became a young widow when Artur died circa 1900 during a voyage to Portugal. He was buried at sea.
Artur Jose Oriolla Ferreira de Paiva's Timeline
February 12, 1882
Humpata, Namibe, Angola