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Alice Otterson (Gifford)

Birthplace: Edenburg, Orange Free State, South Africa
Death: October 04, 1973 (87)
Chipinga, Rhodesia (Zimbabwe)
Place of Burial: Chipinga, Manicaland, Zimbabwe
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Alfred Samuel Gifford and Phoebe Emma Gifford
Wife of John Walker Scott and Arthur Alfred Otterson
Mother of Irene Chirenda Eddy; Donald James Thompson Scott; Helen Margaret Lloyd; John George Scott; Hilda Jessie Heywood and 3 others
Sister of Prudence Mary Anne Theresa Brent; Edith Maud Milvina Shinn; Alfred Johann Gifford; Margaret Anne Mulling; Rob Rowland Gifford and 3 others

Managed by: Geoffrey Otterson
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About Alice Otterson

  • Mrs Otterson, 1894, nee Alice Gifford. Travelled with her parents and family in the Edenberg Trek. Her first husband was Mr J. W. Scott, also a member of the Trek. Mrs Otterson still lives at Chipinga (1960) and has many memories of those early days. Information from herself. On Roll of Women Pioneers.
  • Name Alice
  • Event Type Baptism
  • Event Date 22 Nov 1886
  • Event Place Edenburg, Orange Free State, South Africa
  • Event Place (Original) Edenburg, Free State, South Africa
  • Birth Date 13 Nov 1885
  • Father's Name Alfred Samuel Gifford
  • Mother's Name Phoebe Emma Glanz
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Alice Otterson's Timeline

November 13, 1885
Orange Free State, South Africa
November 22, 1886
Age 1
Edenburg, Xhariep, Free State, South Africa
October 9, 1905
May 22, 1909
May 28, 1911
September 13, 1915
May 23, 1919
Melsetter, Rhodesia
September 9, 1921