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Ellen Thwaits (Rose)

Birthplace: Worcestershire, England
Death: Died in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Henry Rose, SV/PROG and Ester Ellen Rose
Wife of Thomas Thwaits, SV/PROG
Mother of Thomas Abbott Thwaits; Jane Louisa DIXIE; James Alexander Thwaits; Caroline Dale; William Thwaits and 3 others
Sister of Henry Rose; Maria Johanna Margeretha SIEBERHAGEN; Francis ROSE; James ROSE; Carolina KELSEY (nee ROSE) and 2 others

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About Ellen Thwaits

Marriage at Cape of Good Hope 31-1-1820. Thwails [Thwaits], Thomas, of Surrey, 28 ; Ellen Rose, of Worcestershire, 19.

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Thomas and Ellen Thwaits ran a school and boarding house in Cape Town, they had a large famiily

Found this reference but it seems to be incorrect : - her perents are down as Henry and Ester (According to the layout of our tree he is her brother)

I Ellen THWAITS of 79 Upper Harrington, Cape Town bequeath to my daughter Caroline DALE all that I am possessed of now or may hereafter acquire. And also I appoint as my Executor my son James Alexander THWAITS of George.

Signed and dated at Cape Town on 5 September 1822. [ I see it was filed in 1882]

Witnessess: C A Kitchener & Evelyn Langham DALE.

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Ellen Thwaits's Timeline

November 27, 1798
Worcestershire, England
December 24, 1821
Age 23
March 25, 1826
Age 27
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Age 29
September 12, 1882
Age 83
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Beaufort West, Central Karoo DC, Western Cape, South Africa