John Benjamin Moodie, SV1b1c11

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About John Benjamin Moodie, SV1b1c11

John Benjamin Moodie (brother of Groot Tom Moodie) and his wife Margaret Agnes joined the Moodie Trek with their two children Julia Sarah Moodie and James Gray Moodie. After a difficult journey which took much longer than anticipated there were problems within the party and, at Fort Victoria, two groups formed; Dunbar Moodie and Groot Tom led one group to Gazaland (as per the original plan), while John Moodie and John Nesbitt led the breakaway group to Salisbury and then on to Umtali. John died in 1900.

DN 7/73 gives names of his wife and children.

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John Benjamin Moodie, SV1b1c11's Timeline

1854
August 3, 1854
Burghersdorp, Cape Colony, South Africa
October 2, 1854
South Africa
1888
May 23, 1888
Age 33
Harrismith, Orange River Colony, South Africa
September 29, 1888
Age 34
Harrismith, Orange River Colony, South Africa
1893
April 6, 1893
Age 38
Charter, Southern Rhodesia
1894
September 11, 1894
Age 40
Umtali (Mutare), Manicaland, Rhodesia (Zimbabwe)
1897
July 19, 1897
Age 42
Pietersburg, Transvall, South Africa
1900
August 27, 1900
Age 46
Salisbury, Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe)
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