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Venter family of South Africa

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  • Floris Petrus Venter (1861 - 1908)
    VAB MHG V1761
  • Hermanus Hendrik Steyn Venter (1903 - 1958)
  • Herculaas Frederik Venter (1887 - 1927)
    VAB MHG 19478
  • Johannes Albertus Venter (bef.1747 - 1820)
    Baptism 27 May 1747 Johannes Albertus in Nederduits Gereformeerde Gemeente (NGK), Swartland (Malmesbury), Baptism register, 1745-1782 Baptised: 1747, 27 Maij 1747 Father: Pieter VENTER Mother...
  • Pieter Venter, b5 (1699 - 1758)
    Pieter se plaas Weltevreeden, Piketberg (vanaf 1739-1761) was in die Sandveld geleë. Mondelingse geskiedenis oor die area is onlangs opgeteken: DRAKENSTEIN (now PAARL) W-CAPE SA. b5 Pieter ≈ Stel...

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Hendrik Venter from Hamel † 2.5.1713. Haplogroup R1a1a1b1a1. (SNP R-M458) x 17.7.1690 Johanna Mostert; x x 9.12.1691 Anna Viljoen, † 11.5.1713.

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  • Lively discussion took place in Genesis on the origins of Hendrik Venter whether he was from Hamel, France or Hamel(i)n, Germany. For further information see: and

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