About Colonel Artur Jose Oriolla Ferreira De Paiva
Artur Jose Oriolla Ferreira de Paiva was the Portuguese governor in the Humpata region of Angola.
He was born circa 1865 to Bartolomeu de Paiva and Theresa Ferreira.
In February 1882 he married Jacomina Gertruida Elizabeth, eldest daughter of Jacobus Frederik Botha, who was Kommandant of the unified 3rd Dorsland trek, 1st appointed magistrate and marriage officer for the district of Humpata.
Their children included
- Bartholomeu Jose Botha Ferreira. Bartolomeu (born 1883 in Humpata) was married in 1904 to Christina Johanna Sofia Venter. Some of their children fled to South Africa and South West Africa as refugees during the 1970s civil war.
- Jacobus (became a doctor in Angola after studying in Portugal) and
- Maria Theresia.
Jacomina became a young widow when Artur died circa 1900 during a voyage to Portugal. He was buried at sea.
Colonel Artur Jose Oriolla Ferreira De Paiva's Timeline
March 9, 1855
Leiria, Leiria District, Portugal
March 22, 1883
Humpata, Huila, Angola
October 1, 1900