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John Battiss

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Husband of Sarah Battiss
Father of John Hartley Battiss; Caroline Battiss and Elizabeth Battiss

Occupation: Royal Engineer in the British Army
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About John Battiss

John Battiss 1805—1879, was a Royal Engineer in the British army.  He married Sarah Hartley in Grahamstown in 1828.  Sarah’s family were the builders and founders of the Pig and Whistle Hotel in Bathurst.  The couple moved to Somerset East in about 1840.

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John Battiss's Timeline

January 13, 1836
Age 31
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Age 74