Emma Phoebe Gifford

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Emma Phoebe Gifford (Glanz)

Also Known As: "Mary Josephine Emma (Phoebe) Glanz"
Birthdate: (76)
Birthplace: King William's Town, Cape, South Africa
Death: April 12, 1936 (72-80)
Lettie Swan Farm, Chipinga, Rhodesia
Place of Burial: Chipinga, Manicaland, Zimbabwe
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Adam Glanz, SV/PROG and Mariane Glanz (Farran) SM/PROG
Wife of Alfred Samuel Gifford
Mother of Prudence Mary Anne Theresa Brent; Edith Maud Milvina Shinn; Alice Otterson; Alfred Johann Gifford; Margaret Anne Mulling and 4 others
Sister of Minnie Redpath (Glanz); Frances Mulligan (Glanz); Margaret Marianne Sarah Glanz; Adelaide Catherine Emma Kurten; William Glanz, Snr and 1 other
Half sister of Rosie Glanz (Farran)

Managed by: Geoffrey Otterson
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About Emma Phoebe Gifford

married name Mary Josephine Emma

died Phoebe Emma

Rhodesia's Pioneer Women

MRS. A. S. GIFFORD, 1894

Neé Phoebe Emma Glanz. Travelled with the Edenburg Trek with her husband and five children. This trek is described by one of her daughters, Mrs. Brent, on pp. 159-166 of "Experiences of Rhodesia's Pioneer Women" (Mrs. Boggie). Mrs. Gifford's maiden name is spelt Glanz. It is incorrectly spelt on p. 60 of Olivier's "Many Treks Made Rhodesia". Information from her daughter, Mrs. Otterson, of Chipinga. On Roll of Women Pioneers. The Cathedral, Salisbury, Baptismal Register, Vol. I, National Archives, records that a son, Rob Rowland, was born on 2/8/94 to Mrs. Catherine Johanna Gifford, whose husband was Alfred Samuel Gifford, abode Melsetter.

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Emma Phoebe Gifford's Timeline

January 1, 1860
King William's Town, Cape, South Africa
August 15, 1880
Age 20
Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa
November 30, 1881
Age 21
Orange Free State, South Africa
January 28, 1884
Age 24
Edenburg, Xhariep, Free State, South Africa
November 13, 1885
Age 25
Orange Free State, South Africa
October 9, 1887
Age 27
Edenburg district, Orange Free State, South Africa
February 20, 1891
Age 31
Edenburg, Xhariep, Free State, South Africa
August 2, 1894
Age 34
Fort Victoria, Rhodesia
January 10, 1897
Age 37
Melsetter, Southern Rhodesia