Gottlob Schreiner

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Gottlob Schreiner

Birthdate: (62)
Birthplace: Wiirtemberg, Germany
Death: 1876 (62)
South Africa
Immediate Family:

Husband of Rebecca Blom Schreiner
Father of Catherine Whitby Findlay; Frederich Samuel Schreiner; Albert Gottlob Schreiner; Alice Elizabeth Hemming; Oliver Schreiner and 7 others

Occupation: Missionary
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About Gottlob Schreiner

http://www.1820settlers.com/genealogy/getperson.php?personID=I65965&tree=master

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Written by his daughter Olive Schreiner, in her book "Thoughts on South Africa"

My father was a South German who studied at Basel, and when only 21 years old went to London, where he married my mother. Together with her he came to Africa as a missionary in about the year 1836.

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Leaving Britain late Nov 1837, Gottlob Schreiner and Rebecca Schreiner nee Lyndall arrive Cape Town, South Africa, with Gottlob a missionary for the London Missionary Society. Initially stationed Bethelsdorp and Philipton, Eastern Cape

End 1838, Schreiners move to Philippolis Mission Station, Free State

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Gottlob Schreiner's Timeline

1814
1814
Germany
1838
July 23, 1838
Age 24
1840
November 7, 1840
Age 26
1842
November 16, 1842
Age 28
1845
December 28, 1845
Age 31
1848
June 7, 1848
Age 34
1850
August 7, 1850
Age 36
1852
1852
Age 38
1855
March 24, 1855
Age 41
Wesleyan Mission Station Wittebergen, Herschel Dist., Eastern Cape, South Africa