Sarah Susanna Nesbitt

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Sarah Susanna Nesbitt (Coleman)

Birthdate: (91)
Birthplace: Krantz Kraal, Winburg, Orange River Colony, South Africa
Death: Died in Salisbury, Mashonaland, Southern Rhodesia
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Edmund Francis Coleman and Margery Hester Coleman, SV1b1c6
Wife of John Warren Nesbitt
Mother of Edmond (Alex) Alexander Nesbitt; Josephine (Josie) Annie Moodie Stidolph; Nora Jack (Nesbitt); Hector Stanley Nesbitt and Ina Annie Isabella Nesbitt
Sister of Georgina Marian Johanna "Josie" Hulley; Eveline Francis Jemina Roberts; Thomas Edmund Coleman and Lucretia Maria Arnott

Managed by: Sheila Anne Gordon
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About Sarah Susanna Nesbitt

Sarah Susanna (Sallie) Coleman, member of Moodie Trek, a niece of Thomas Moodie, she travelled with her husband John Warren Nesbitt and three young children. She has written an interesting account of their early adventures which is to be found on pages 144 to 146 of Mrs. Boggie's "Experiences of Rhodesia's Pioneer Women." Mrs. Nesbitt was in the Umtali laager. She died in Salisbury in January, 1956. Information from her sister, Mrs. Jack, of Goromonzi. - Rhodesia's Pioneer Women (1859-1896).

Married ('Chantry', dist. Maclear, East Griqualand, on 12 Mar 1885) John Warren Nesbitt:

1. Edmund Alexander Nesbitt (Chantry, East Griqualand, 2 Feb 1886-ca 1913)

2. Josephine Annie Moodie Nesbitt (White Hill, Barberton, Transvaal, 8 Aug 1888-ca 1923)

3. Nora Nesbitt (Johannesburg 9 Mar 1892-    ) m.Jack Wellstood

4. Hector Stanley Nesbitt (Old Umtali, Rhodesia, 20 Aug 1895-    )

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Sarah Susanna Nesbitt's Timeline

January 15, 1864
Winburg, Orange River Colony, South Africa
February 2, 1886
Age 22
Maclear, Drakensberg District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
August 8, 1888
Age 24
Barberton, South Africa
March 9, 1892
Age 28
Johannesburg, Transvaal Republic
August 25, 1895
Age 31
Mutare, Manicaland, Zimbabwe
January 11, 1956
Age 91
Salisbury, Mashonaland, Southern Rhodesia