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  • Deneys Reitz (1882 - 1944)
    Deneys Reitz (1882—1944), son of Francis William Reitz, was a Boer soldier, South African soldier in the First World War, and politician. While in exile in Madagascar he wrote about his experience of...
  • Regter Francis William Reitz, President of the OFS (1844 - 1934)
    Francis William Reitz, Jr. (Swellendam, 5 October 1844 – Cape Town, 27 March 1934) was a South African lawyer, politician, statesman, publicist and poet, member of parliament of the Cape Colony, Chief ...
  • Reitz (deceased)
  • Jakobsen (deceased)
  • "Puff" Reitz (deceased)

About the Reitz surname

Johann Wilhelm Reitz, b.28 Jan 1663, d. 10 Jan 1724, Dornholzhausen, Hesse. Married: Maria Schwan b. 1665

 Son:  Johann Henrich Reitz  b. 18 Aug 1700  d.8 Jan 1724   Married:  Anna Elisabatha Morkel  1703-1768
   Son:  Johann Wilhelm Reitz  b. 3 Apr 1735  Dornholzhausen d. 29 Mar 1806  Kirch Gons Wetterukreis, Hesse Married:  Anna Maria Vogt
     Son:  Johann Henrich Reitz  b. 15 Aug 1762  Kirch Gons, Wetteraukreis, Hesse  12 Jan 1834  Hochelheim, Hesse Marr Anna C Schafer
       Son:  Johannes Reitz  b. 9 May 1803 Hochelheim, Hesse  d. abt 1870 Jones Co., Iowa  Marr Elisabeth M. Schaum