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Margaretha Wilhelmina Priddle

Also Known As: "Maggie PRIDDLE", "Mary Winefred PRIDDLE", "Margeritha Wilhelmina PRIDALE", "Magrietha Wilhelmina PRIDDLE", "Magritha Wilhelmina PRIDDLE", "Margaretha Wilhelmina BROOKS", "Magrietha Wilhelmina BROOKS born PRIDDLE"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Vaalrivier, Oranje Vrystaat, Suid-Afrika
Death: June 10, 1967 (85)
Zeerust Hospitaal, Zeerust, Transvaal, Suid-Afrika
Place of Burial: Zeerust, Transvaal, Suid-Afrika
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Edward PRIDDLE, a1b5 and Anna Johanna Christina Carr
Wife of William Henry Edward Brooks
Mother of Emily Winifred Brooks; Johanna Elizabeth BROOKS, (Bet); Harriet Hatchelor Brooks; John William Henry BROOKS; Margaretha Wilhelmina BROOKS and 6 others
Sister of Louisa Coetzee, a1b5c1; Anna Christina Coetzee; Edward Priddle, a1b5c4; Robert William Priddle; James Priddle and 1 other

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About Margaretha Wilhelmina Priddle

PRIDDLE branch = a1b5c3

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Sertifikaat van Lidmaatskap van die Nederduits Hervormde of Gereformeerde Kerk van Suid-Afrika

Die ondergetekende Skriba by die Nederduits Hervormde of Gereformeerde Gemeente Zeerust, sertifiseer hiermee dat dit uit die Lidmate-register van die Gemeente blyk, dat Magratha Wilhelmina PRIDDLE (gebore 2 JAN 1882) na voorafgaande geloofsbelydenis tot lidmaat van bogenoemde Gemeente aangeneem is op 23 SEP 1898.

Hierdie sertifikaat is bedoel vir bewys en geen oordrag van lidmaatskap nie.

Uitgereik te Zeerust op 21 JAN 1943 deur Jn. VAN EYK, Skriba.

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BRITISH CONCENTRATION CAMPS OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN WAR 1900-1902

Ms Margerita Wilhelmina PRIDALE

Born in camp: No

Died in camp: No

Gender: female

Nationality: Transvaal

Unique ID: 67477

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Camp History:-

Name: Mafeking RC [Cape Colony]

Age arrival: 19 [Born 1881]

Date arrival: 25/11/1900

Date departue: 11/02/1902

Destination: Zeerust

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Relationships:-

Ms Margerita Wilhelmina PRIDALE is the mother of Mrs Anna Christina PRIDALE [There is an error here: Margerita is in fact the daughter of Mrs Anna Christina PRIDALE, and not her mother]

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Sources:-

Title: DBC 158 Mafeking CR

Type: Camp Register

Location: National Archives, Pretoria

Notes: 198

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www.lib.uct.ac.za/mss/bccd

18 NOV 2011

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TAB/CJC400/ CJC17 EDWARD PRIDDLE, ZEERUST, MARICO, Protected Burger, Claim No. 17

Received 4 MAY 1903

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MARICO DISTRICT, TOWN ZEERUST, 27 JAN 1903

Claim No.

Claimant: E. PRIDDLE

Claim:

(a) nil

(b) nil

(c) £18.5.0

Total = £18.5.0

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Before: Dist. Com.

Appeared: Claimant, sworn ... : I am ex-Burgher and claiment. My claim is correct. ... of my losses. I recovered nothing. My ... are fair and reasonable. ... is ... in my claim. Troops caused loss of my property.

2nd Witness Maggie PRIDDLE, sworn ...: [See Mary Winefred PRIDDLE aka Margaretha Wilhelmina PRIDDLE]

Troops caused loss of claimants property.

3rd Witness Maria MARAIS[?], sworn ...:

Troops caused loss of claimants property.

Before me at Zeerust 27 JAN 1903

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CLAIMANT EDWARD PRIDDLE

sworn stated

I am a protected burgher. I had a protection certificate which I have lost. I served in the Zeerust Town Guard and produce my discharge under 'C'. I surrendered to General CARRINGTON in AUG 1900 and have been within the British Lines ever since.

Signed Charles Levery

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ZEERUST TOWN GUARD

I hereby certify that E. PRIDDLE whose signature appears in the margin hereof, served as a 'private' in the Zeerust Town Guard from 2 JAN 1901 to 6 FEB 1901 inclusive and from 9 FEB 1901 to 13 APR 1901 inclusive; and that he was discharged with an excellent character for disciplinary conduct.

Approved: ...ward, Major, Commandant, Zeerust

T/F. G. SEPHTON, Capt. O. C. Zeerust Town Guard

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PRIDDLE, EDWARD

ZEERUST, MARICO

Burgher, Surrendered JUN 1900

Neutral sin...

Now ...

Signed H. C. J. Hildgard?

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FORM OF CLAIMS FOR WAR LOSSES

(UNDER ARTICLE 10 OF TERMS OF SURRENDER)

Applicant: Edward PRIDDLE, age 52 years, ex-burgher

Residence: Zeerust, Marico

Other losses: See Schedule A = £18.5.8

Signed: E. PRIDDLE

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B

Personally appears before me, Edward PRIDDLE, of Zeerust, who being duly sworn states:-

Some time last year, between the months of AUG and DEC [1900], some of the troops belonging to Gen. Lord METHUEN's column entered my house situate at Zeerust, and removed there from the articles enumerated in the voucher marked A.

My wife was at the time of the taking of the articles engaged in washing outside the house. She remonstrated with the men who removed the articles, but to no purpose.

Eventually she complained to the authorities at the camp.

A certain C. DIETRICH was present when the complaints was made.

Signed E. PRIDDLE

Sworn to at Zeerust, Marico, Transvaal, 13 APR 1901.

Before me C. H. BINGHAM Lt.

AAC & Lt Off

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C I, Edward PRIDDLE, of Zeerust, make oath and say:-

I reside at Zeerust, Marico, Transvaal, and am the same person referred to in the affidavit marked B, of this day's date.

That the ... appearing in claim marked A is true and correct.

Signed Edward PRIDDLE

Sworn to at Zeerust, Marico, Transvaal, 13 APR 1901

Before me C. H. BINGHAM Lt.

A A C & Ex. Off.

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D

I, Louisa COETZEE, of Zeerust, Marico, Transvaal, make oath and state:-

That the contents of the affidavit of Edward PRIDDLE marked B and made before Mr. C. H. BINGHAM on 13 APR 1901 are to the best of my knowledge and belief true and correct.

Signed: L. COETZEE.

Sworn to at Zeerust, 16 APR 1901.

Before me C. H. BINGHAM Lt.

A. A. C & Ex. Off SA

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19 JUN 1902

Edward PRIDDLE, sworn states:

I claim for cash-mielies, potatoes:- I was away when things were taken.

Burgher of Transvaal on commando 8 months surrendered to Gen. CARRINGTON in JUL or AUG 1900-I was sent to Colony when Zeerust was evacuated-came back 5 months afterwards-in beginning of 1901-been in Zeerust ever since.

E. PRIDDLE

Before me R. BERKELEY Capt.

Western Claim Board

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MARY WINIFRED PRIDDLE [This is Maggie possibly aka Margaretha Wilhelmina PRIDDLE]

sworn states:-

Am daughter of claimant-I know troops took £3.12.6 cash-potatoes & mielies from my father-he was at Orange River at the time-notified Lord METHUEN who said he would enquire into it-we heard nothing more of it.

Signed M. W. PRIDDLE

Before me R. BERKELEY Capt.

Western Claim Board

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19 JUN 1902

Mary Magdalena MARAIS, sworn states:-

The troops took certain goods from our house-a scaveling? was taken and used for firewood-claimant was at Orange River Station at the time-he left with Gen. CARRINGTON-followed the troops up-troops left Tuesday and he left Wednesday night.

Signed M. M. MARAIS

Before me R. BERKELEY Capt

Western Claims Board

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MILITARY COMPENSATION BOARD

Western District

Amount claimed:- £18.5.0

No. 2389

Name of claimant: Edward PRIDDLE

Zeerust, Marico

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Status of complaint:

Surrendered JUL or AUG 1900

Miscellaneous: £18.5.0

Ownership of property has been established.

Decision of district board: DISALLOWED on 30 JUN 1902, Marico

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TAB/MHG/LEER/0/01/20923/1 Edward PRIDDLE, died 1912.

DEATH NOTICE

Filed 24 DEC 1912

Edward PRIDDLE

Born: Rietpoort, Marico-European

Parents:

Father: Edward PRIDDLE, deceased, Zeerust, Transvaal

Mother: Anna Johanna Christina PRIDDLE, Zeerust, Transvaal

Died at age 27 years, ten months

Gardiner at time of his death.

Unmarried

Died 25 SEP 1912 at Hospital, Johannesburg, Witwatersrand

Siblings:

Robert William PRIDDLE, Salisbury, Rhodesia

James PRIDDLE, Zeerust, Marico, Transvaal

Alfred PRIDDLE, Reformitory, Heidelberg

Louisa PRIDDLE

Anna Johanna Christina PRIDDLE, Beira

Marghrita Wilhelmina PRIDDLE, Vergenoeg, Marico

Left movable property valued at less than £200 and no will or immovable property.

Signed at Zeerust on 30 NOV 1912 by Cornelis Johannes Stephanus COETZEE [Louisa PRIDDLE's husband.]

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No claims filed by 19 MAR 1913.

His estate value was £2.18.6 after sale of effects.

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TAB/MHG/LEER/01/8358/63/1 William Henry Edward BROOKS, died 1960. SURVIVING SPOUSE MAGRIETHA WILHELMINA BROOKS.

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TAB/MHG/LEER/01/5923/67/1 MARGARETHA WILHELMINA BROOKS, DIED 1967. P/SP WILLIAM HENRY EDWARD BROOKS. SEE 8359/63.

1. Estate file front cover:

There are two additional signatures on the Estate file front cover. The first signature appears to be that of a VAN HEERDEN, dated 1 APR 1980. The second signature is that of a Ben, dated 8 APR 1980. The reason for these signatures are unknown.

2. Death Notice:

Margaretha Wilhelmina BROOKS, born PRIDDLE

Born District Marico, Transvaal - White

Parent names not given, both listed as deceased

Died at age 85 years and 5 months

Housewife

Residence: Vergenoegd Nr. 274, J. P.

Widow

No surviving spouse listed

Predeased spouse listed as William Henry Edward BROOKS, died 22 SEP 1960

Place of last marriage: Marked as N/A

Died Saturday, 10 JUN 1967 at Zeerust Hospital, Marico, Transvaal, South Africa

Children:-

1. Albert Edward BROOKS

2. Emily Winifred VAN DEVENTER (Born BROOKS)

3. Johanna Elizabeth HARMAN (Born BROOKS)

4. Harriot Hatchelor KRUGER (Born BROOKS)

5. Margaretha Wilhelmina CONRADIE (Born BROOKS)

6. Esther TWINE (Born BROOKS)

7. Charlotte Georgina HARTMAN (Born BROOKS)

8. Violet Virginia THEUNISSEN (Born BROOKS)

9. Fransisca MARTINS (Born BROOKS)

10. Louisa VAN NIEKERK (Born BROOKS)

All majors

No movable or immovable property left in estate, only usufruct.

Estate is estimated at less than £600

No will was left.

Signed Zeerust, 20 JUN 1967, by A. E. BROOKS, son of deceased, viewed body and buried her.

BOEDELBELASTING

Oorledene: Margaretha Wilhelmina BROOKS (geb. PRIDDLE)

Oorlede 10 JUN 1967

Adres: Vergenoeg Nr. 274, Pk. Zeerust.

Land: Transvaal-S.A.

Nagelate eggenote se naam en adres: N. v. T

Plek en datum van huwelik: N. v. T.

Name en adresse van wettige kinders van die oorledene wat hom oorleef:-

1. Albert Edward BROOKS

2. Emily Winifred VAN DEVENTER (Born BROOKS)

3. Johanna Elizabeth HARMAN (Born BROOKS)

4. Harriot Hatchelor KRUGER (Born BROOKS)

5. Margaretha Wilhelmina CONRADIE (Born BROOKS)

6. Esther TWINE (Born BROOKS)

7. Charlotte Georgina HARTMAN (Born BROOKS)

8. Violet Virginia THEUNISSEN (Born BROOKS)

9. Fransisca MARTINS (Born BROOKS)

10. Louisa VAN NIEKERK (Born BROOKS)

Eksekuteur: Geen.-Seun Albert Edward BROOKS tree op.

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Died from Cerebral Thrombosis in Zeerust hospital.

Source: Death Certificate.

Estate File Reference: TAB/5923/67.

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Dick KING by J. SCALLAN

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Magritha Wilhelmina is listed as being in Vergenoeg-Manico.

Note: The correct spelling for Manico is Marico, a district in the North West Province of South Africa.

Y. DROST, 20 NOV 2011

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Margaretha Wilhelmina Priddle's Timeline

1882
January 2, 1882
Oranje Vrystaat, Suid-Afrika
1905
April 14, 1905
Zeerust, Transvaal, Suid-Afrika
1907
November 24, 1907
Zeerust, Transvaal, Suid-Afrika

Date of birth is as on her gravestone which I saw in April 2007. Gregory's date was 1907.
Y. SIM
11 AUG 2009

1909
February 16, 1909
1911
June 6, 1911
1913
March 15, 1913
1915
March 11, 1915
Possibly born 17 MAR 1915
1917
April 1, 1917
1919
January 31, 1919
Zeerust, Marico, Transvaal, Suid-Afrika