Daniël (Danie) Steyn, b1c8d13e11f8g6 (1892 - 1953)

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Nicknames: "Daniel du Plessis Steyn"
Birthplace: Swellendam, WC, South Africa
Death: Died in Ficksburg, FS, South Africa
Cause of death: Poor health
Occupation: Private Secretary of General Herzog; Consul general Portuguese East Africa
Managed by: Marthinus Helperus Steyn
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About Daniël (Danie) Steyn, b1c8d13e11f8g6

Studied at the South African College and qualified in law. Became private secretary for General Hertzog. In 1929 he was appointed as the first Consul-General of the Union of South Africa in Portuguese East Africa. Was a strong defender of the recognition of the Afrikaans language.

Source: Die families van Ou Swellendam deel 1 Steyn p.88

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December 28, 1892
Swellendam, WC, South Africa
February 5, 1893
December 22, 1929
Age 36
February 25, 1953
Age 60
Ficksburg, FS, South Africa