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Generaal Hennie Alberts MP (1855 - d.)

--Translation in progess-- (see Dutch Tab- Help needed.....) Hendrik Abraham Alberts took part , as a private citizen, in several battles, which Kommando are the Heidelbergers, delivered in Natal. At...

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Cornelis Floris Johannes Meyer (1879 - 1932)

Tydens Kerneels se leeftyd het hy ‘n gedeelte van die plaas aan Alberton verhuur vir ‘n Swart lokasie, en ná sy afsterwe het sy weduwee ‘n ander gedeelte van die plaas in er...

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Henry Thomas Glynn MP (1856 - 1928)

In 1880, Henry Thomas Glynn (1856-1928), the founder of Sabie (and known among his friends as H.T.), bought the farm Grootvantijn from P. de Villiers. The farm's original name was 'Sabi' but was later ...

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Johannes Rudolph Albertyn (1847 - 1920)

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Heinrich Julius Frederich Ueckermann, SV/PROG 1 MP (1827 - 1883)

Founder of Heidelberg

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President Marthinus Wessel Pretorius MP (1819 - 1901)

Voortrekker to Natal on 1 OCT 1838. -------------------- The son of the famous Voortrekker leader Andries Pretorius, Marthinus Wessel Pretorius (17 September 1819 - 19 May 1901) was the first presi...

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Willem Jacobus Grobler MP (1870 - 1949)

Willem Jacobus Grobler 'Willem Vlek' was the founder of the town of Groblersdal.

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James Mouncey (1808 - d.)

1820 Settler in Mouncey's Party . ----------------------------------------------- James Mouncey went to Natal in 1834 and in 1835 was appointed to the Town Committee for Durban. During that year he...

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Kaptein Benjamin Moodie, SV/PROG 1 MP (1789 - 1856)

(pp 53-57) Captain Benjamin Moodie, 10th Laird of Melsetter. -0- From 'A concise history of Port Beaufort & White Sands (also known as Witsand) including Family Trees White Sands & Port Beaufort'...

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Elizabeth Magdalena Meyer MP (1891 - 1973)

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Johannes Petrus Meyer MP (1842 - 1919)

Jan Meyer 1842-1919 Farmer, Transport rider, Field Cornet, Mining Magnate, Member of Parliament, founding member of the Witwatersrand Agricultural Society, Businessman and first Mining Commissioner of ...

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Johannes Theodorus van der Kemp, SV/PROG MP (1747 - 1812)

Name: Johannes Theodorus van der Kemp Variations of the name: None Origin of the name: Dutch (Van der Kamp): topographic name for someone who lived by a field or a particular domain, from Middle Du...

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Zecharia "Zachy" George Bowles (1841 - 1936)

I am not sure of the chronological sequence of events of my father’s history but he at one time had a Trading Station together with his brother-in-law Zacky Bowles, at Flagstaff. Whether this wa...

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John Daniel Kestell, b4c2 MP (1854 - 1941)

John Daniel KESTELL the well known son of Charles Kestell is burief at teh VROUEMONUMENT, Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa. In his stepmothers will he is named as the person who inherited a dia...

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Michiel van Breda, b1c2d1 MP (1775 - 1847)

From 'A concise history of Port Beaufort & White Sands (also known as Witsand) including Family Trees White Sands & Port Beaufort' written by John McGregor Michiel van Breda of Oranjezicht, founder o...

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Jacob Abraham Uitenhage de Mist (1749 - 1823)

en.wikipedia... ; af.wikipedia... ; parlement.com... ; Jacob Abraham Uitenhage de Mist (b. Zaltbommel, 20 April 1749 - d. Voorburg, 3 August 1823) A Dutch statesman, Head of State of the National...

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John Wodehouse, 1st Earl of Kimberley (1826 - 1902)

John Wodehouse, 1st Earl of Kimberley KG, PC (7 January 1826 – 8 April 1902), known as the Lord Wodehouse from 1846 to 1866, was a British Liberal politician. He held office in every Liberal a...

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Thomas Pringle MP (1789 - 1834)

1820 British Settler Thomas Pringle 31, together with his parents and 4 siblings, and his wife Margaret Brown 40, were members of Pringle's Party of 24 Settlers on the Settler Ship Brilliant . Part...

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Ryk Tulbagh, SV/PROG MP (1699 - 1771)

See Wikipedia... ---------- Marriage NGK Cape Town 1725 Augusti 26 s:r Rijk Tulbagh j: m: en juff:r Elizabeth Zwellingrebel j: d: on

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Helena Wilhelmina ten Damme, b7 MP (c.1706 - 1746)

Helena Wilhelmina ten Damme married Hendrik Swelengrebel, Governor of Cape Colony 1739-1751. Swellendam is named for her husband and her. According to Estate doc - MOOC8/2.117 - connected to the fath...

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Hendrik Swellengrebel, b1 MP (1700 - 1760)

Hendrik Swellengrebel (Kaapstad, 29 September 1700 - Utrecht, 1763) was de eerste VOC-goewerneur van die Kaapkolonie wat plaaslik gebore is. Swellengrebel was die oudste seun van Johanna Cruse (5 Feb...

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Colin MacKenzie 'Ds' Fraser, SV/PROG1 MP (1796 - 1870)

Maria Elisabeth S. ~ 20.2.1840 Colin Fraser of Killernan in Scotland, Dutch Ref. minister at Beaufort West. 9 sons, the eldest being John George (Sir John Fraser). See John George Fraser, “Episo...

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Henry Charles Somerset, 6th Duke of Beaufort MP (1766 - 1835)

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Henry Somerset, 5th Duke of Beaufort (1744 - 1803)

BEAUFORT WEST The Fifth Duke of Beaufort, father of the Cape Governor, Lord Charles Somerset , gave his name to the first municipality in SA in 1837. The Karoo’s largest town, it is also kno...

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Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen MP (1792 - 1849)

Named in honour of Queen Adelaide, the German-born consort of King William IV, the city was founded in 1836 as the planned capital for a freely settled British province in Australia.[5] Colonel Wil...

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William IV of the United Kingdom MP (1765 - 1837)

a short summary from Wikipedia: William IV King of the United Kingdom Reign: 26 June 1830 – 20 June 1837 Coronation: 8 September 1831 Predecessor: George IV Successor: Victoria Kin...

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Francis Charles HASTINGS Russell, 9th Duke of Bedford (1819 - 1891)

Wikipedia contributors. " Francis Russell, 9th Duke of Bedford ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.--------------------The son of Major-General Lord George William Russell and Lady William Russell, and...

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Govenor Cornelius S. J van de Graaff (1734 - 1776)

Governor of the Cape Colony

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Simon van der Stel MP (1639 - 1712)

Source: GISA Questions raised in 1988 regarding some portraits of Simon van der Stel - (PDF)

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Alfred, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha MP (1874 - 1899)

Died unmarried and without issues Links: The Peerage Geneall Wikipedia: English Deutsch -------------------- Erbprinz und Thronfolger des Doppelherzogtums Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha, desi...

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Bernhardus Zibee Stegmann (1832 - 1920)

Founding member of Willowmore. "The main focus of Macmillan’s research in Willowmore was on the contemporary situation, but he inevitably collected some historical information. The oldest of h...

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