Albert Victor Herron Carter

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Albert Victor Herron Carter

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Mowbray, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Death: January 26, 1967 (76)
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of John Carter and Ann Maria Green Carter
Husband of Dorothy Carter
Father of Private
Brother of Edward Carter; Martha Emily Cock-Collins; Margaret Carter; Ann Matilda Smith; John Charles Wallace Carter and 8 others

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About Albert Victor Herron Carter

According to Betty Collins' (Helen Elizabeth Cock-Collins) personal recollections: Albert was longest-serving Registrar at the University of Cape Town and was awarded an honorary doctorate.


Baptism at St Peter's, Mowbray: "South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-GTWR-4ZF?cc=1468076&wc=SFVZ-923%3A44975801%2C44975802%2C47000201%2C47003301 : 2 July 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Cape Town, Mowbray, St Peter > Baptisms 1885-1903 > image 47 of 223; William Cullen Library, Wits University, Johannesburg.

Witnesses George Edward Herron, Caroline Herron, John Carter; parents John and Annie.


See attached obit and other documents about his career. Started working as a clerk for the South African College (UCT predecessor) in 1916, then later as registrar of UCT 1939-1955. He was awarded an honorary doctorate in 1956.

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Albert Victor Herron Carter's Timeline

1890
July 18, 1890
Mowbray, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
November 6, 1890
Mowbray, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
1967
January 26, 1967
Age 76
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa