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CuZZin - Surname Index

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  • Wilhelm Johann Hoffman, SV/PROG (1695 - 1731)
    Wilhelm Johann *Bocholt, Belgam, kuiper 1711-1713, burger 1714, sterf 1731x 5/3/1713 Anna (Johanna) Nys d.v. Jan Nys van Dusseldorf.
  • Johan Gottfried Gericke SV/PROG (1746 - 1837)
    There has been an ongoing discussion about the date of birth as well as about the name of the father of Johan Gottfried Gericke based on conflicting information as found in his baptismal record and his...
  • Daniel van Ryneveld, SV/PROG (1739 - 1785)
    Daniel was the first van Rijnevelt to come to South Africa. He came from Amsterdam at the age of 20 in 1759, in the service of the Dutch East India Company.He was appointed Landdrost at Swellendam in 1...
  • Jacobus Johannes de Klerk (bef.1750 - d.)

This project aims to:

  • Provide a reference listing of any South African Surname Projects.
  • Promote and encourage more users to contribute to the Surname Projects.

How to participate:

  • Want to showcase your family Surname Project? Please add them here (& don't forget to also add your surname as a tag to this project's tag list when you're finished).

Things to consider when building your project:

  • Name your project with the main letter in the surname: ie: Rather 'Hennings family of South Africa' than 'The Hennings family..' It is easier to find in an alphabetical list.
  • If you're stuck faced with a blank page - here is a template you can play around with.
  • Importantly - make sure your project includes a Jump Back to link to here, and to the Welkom Cuzzins page - or nobody else will know to go and look at your project. (And add your surname into both projects' text, please.)

SA Surname Projects List in Alphabetical Order

Some of the following projects have very little added to them. If they are of interest to you please make contact the collaborators to see if you can help!

Template for a Family Name Project

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