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Gcaleka (aPhalo), Great House Son, King of the Xhosa, 'father of the Transkei' MP (c.1730 - 1778)

Gcaleka ka Phalo (about 1730-1792) was the founder of the Gcaleka people, a sub-group of the Xhosa nation. The sons of Phalo were Langa , Gcaleka (Great House). Rharhabe Right Hand House), and

Esther Aphalo (deceased)

Langa (aPhalo), Chief of the amaMbalu (1705 - 1793)

The sons of Phalo were Langa , Gcaleka (Great House). Rharhabe Right Hand House), and Lutshaba (1730). Through their rivalry they would lead to the split of the Xhosa nation and set the s...

Lutshaba (aPhalo) (1730 - d.)

Peires, JB: ‘The House of Phalo’. 1981, Raven Press, Johannesburg, SA

Nukwa (aPhalo) (deceased)

Rharabe (aPhalo), Right Hand House son, Xhosa Chief, 'father of the Ciskei' (c.1722 - 1782)

The sons of Phalo were Langa , Gcaleka (Great House). Rharhabe Right Hand House), and Lutshaba (1730). Through their rivalry they would lead to the split of the Xhosa nation and set the s...