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  • Johan Christiaan Faure (1849 - 1905)
    STERFKENNIS -- Source: Ancestry Library Edition (ALE) ID: I610471215 Name: Johan Christiaan Faure Given Name: Johan Christiaan Surname: Faure Sex: M Birth: 9 Oct 1849 in Stellenbosch, Cape Colony, Sout...
  • Jacqueline Pamela Knobel (1928 - 1975)
    Source: Source: FindMyPast.co.uk Civil Registration event: Marriage MarriageFinder: Hugh H Kemp married Jacqueline P Hornblower Name: KEMP, Hugh H Registration district: Westminster County: London Year...
  • Clarence Bedford Knobel (1904 - 1980)
  • Dr. Johan Balthazar Knobel (1853 - 1931)
    Source: The Knobel Family and Relationships, J. B. Knobel, MJB 281.1(6), SA Library, Educated in the Colesberg School Feb 1873 - Travelled to Glasgow University (alone) via Cape Town, on a Union liner ...

This Project aims to facilitate collaboration between distant Knobel families related in some way to the 'original' South African Knobel - Johann ('Hans') Balthasar Christian Knobel. It aims to 'capture' the history and true relationships of the Family and hopefully reconnect us.

It is anticipated that there will be mistakes made, and interesting connections identified. However, with patience and tolerance, we should be able to agree, and in some cases compromise, in the best interests of the whole.

An original copy of the source book that started this "The Knobel Family and Relationships" written by J.B. Knobel can be found in the South African Library (Cape Town). However, this was updated in 2014, and can be found on-line e.g.: http://bookstore.xlibris.com/Products/SKU-000907178/THE-KNOBEL-FAMILY-AND-RELATIONSHIPS.aspx