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South African Stamouers/Progenitors - Soldiers

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  • Dirk Minnie, SV/PROG 2 (c.1720 - c.1751)
  • Samuel Friedrich Ungerer, SV/PROG (1769 - 1807)
    Arquebusier since 1788, in 1795 surgeon in the artillery company of Hendrik v d Graaff. in 1804 appointed surgeon of the second class of auxiliary troops. Died in 1807 as surgeon on the leasehold farm ...
  • Johannes Christoffel Bredenkamp, b2,SV/PROG (1739 - 1810)
    Johannes Christoffel Bredenkamp (or Breitenkamp) came from Pleiszen in Prussia, Sachse (now East Germany). He arrived in SA in 1763 as a soldier of the Dutch East India Company. He became a citizen in ...
  • Johan Adam Meyer, SV/PROG (aft.1702 - 1779)
    MEYRER JOHANN ADAM (S), called MEYER – Gudensberg. Son of Johannes Meyrer and Johanna Margaretha Heebeler. Soldier 1732-35, corporal 1736-40, sergaent since 1741. X) 15.8.1751 Johanna Christina Roos wi...
  • Johann Friedrich Preller, SV/PROG (c.1764 - 1825)
    The first Preller in SA was Johan Frederik Preller who arived in Cape Town on the 12th October 1786. He was contracted to the House of Orange "Mercenary" amed forces from Halle in Germany. He stayed ...

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