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Mar 6, 2012

Austin, William


Last Name:    Austin
First Name:    William
Date of Birth:    1816
Place of Birth:   Sole Farm, Wilford, Berks., England
Parents – Father:    George Austin
Parents – Mother:   Hannah
Name of Spouse:   1) Hester Isabella Susanna Pohl d. Jul 1875  2) not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    5 Jul 1896 age 80y 6m
Place of Death:  Grahamstown, Cape

Notes:    DN 1678/1896.  Children:

by 1st marriage, all majors:

George Pohl Austin

Charles Frederick

John Fulbrook

James Philip

Arthur Edward

Thomas Fulbrook

Isabella Hannah Christiana

Constance Mary


by 2nd marriage:

Percival Austin, deceased

Winifred Hutchinson Austin, deceased

Dec 16, 2017

Austin, William

Last Name:     Austin
First Name:    William
Date of Birth:    1840
Place of Birth:   The Minories, London, England
Parents – Father:     Job Austin
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse: 1st wife dead; 2) legally separated 13 Dec 1898  from his 2nd wife Georgiana Elizabeth Josephine born Brooke
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     4 Sep 1899 age 59
Place of Death:   Durban, Natal

Notes:   Natal DN F#4049959 image 761.  Children:

AnneSophia Sarah b. 20 July 1864

William Job b. 21 Mar 1866

Mary Eliza Caroline b. 9 Feb 1869, now Mrs. Brokensha

Ada Ellen Manfield, b. 27 May 1871, now Mrs.Hugh Brickhill

Percy Herbert b. 16 June 1873

Ethel Blanche b. 22 Dec 1878

Arthur Lydden b. 4 June 1880

A, W
Feb 21, 2012

Avery or Wells, Ann


Last Name:   Avery (nee Wells)
First Name:   Ann
Date of Birth:   1822
Place of Birth:   England
Parents – Father:    Wells
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:   widow of Isaac Avery d. 17 Apr 1882
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   14 Feb 1895 age 73
Place of Death: Port Elizabeth, Cape

Notes:   DN 642/1895.  One chld:

Sarah m. to Arthur Hanham

Dec 6, 2010

Ayers, William Middleton

Last Name:   Ayers
First Name:   William Middleton
Date of Birth:   chr. 6 Jan 1811
Place of Birth:   Teversham, Cambridge, England
Parents – Father:   William Ayres
Parents – Mother:   Sarah
Name of Spouse:   Eliza Daicock
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   14 Jul 1861 age 53
Place of Death:  Cradock, Cape  

Notes:  DN 8980.1/2/1861.  IGI.  Children:

William Middleton Levi Theodore, 12

Eliza Elizabeth age 8

Jan 12, 2010

Ayliff, John

Last Name:  Ayliff
First Name:  John
Date of Birth:  7 Nov 1797
Place of Birth: London, England
Parents – Father:  Jonathan Ayliff
Parents – Mother:  Esther Rathom
Name of Spouse:  Jane Dold, born 1803 England to Matthew Dold and Jane
Marriage Date:  1820
Marriage Place:  at sea
Date of Death:  17 May 1862
Place of Death: Fauresmith, OFS, South Africa

Notes:  Willson’s party of 1820 settlers.  John was a Methodist minister.  He wrote “Memorials of the British Settlers” in 1845, and “The Albany Settlement” in 1856.  He served at Bathurst throughout the war of 1846/47.  DN 6/9/168 6222.  His children were: 

John b. 1821 Albany married abt 1845 Jane Shaw and died 1878. (q.v.)
Reuben born 1823 Albany died 1899
William 1826 Albany married abt 1848 Elizabeth Ann Richards and died 1905 Grahamstown
Jonathan 1829 Albany married Susannah Woodand died 1885
James 1831 Cape married Anna Townley
Jane 1833 died 29 Jan 1847
Esther 1834
Sarah Ann 1835 died about 1916
Elizabeth about 1837 married Rev. F. C. Overton.

Mar 29, 2011

Ayliff, John

Last Name:   Ayliff
First Name:    John
Date of Birth:   1821
Place of Birth:   nr. Bathurst, Cape 
Parents – Father:    Rev. John Ayliff (deceased)
Parents – Mother:   Jane Dold
Name of Spouse:   Jane Shaw 
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     3 Dec 1878 age 57
Place of Death:   on steamship “Danube”   

Notes:   DN 6222/1878.  He as known as the “Honorable John Ayliff.”   Children:

William Edward

George, majors

Emily Annie Ayliff, minor


Dec 2, 2010

Aylward, Peter Charles

Last Name:   Aylward
First Name:   Peter Charles
Date of Birth:   1812
Place of Birth:   Shankeill Castle, Kilkenny, Ireland
Parents – Father:   Nicolas Aylward
Parents – Mother:  Elizabeth Karney
Name of Spouse:  unmarried
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   31 Jan 1861 age 48
Place of Death:  Rondebosch, Cape  

Notes:  DN 8385/1861.  Gentleman.

A, C
Jan 13, 2011

Ayres or Courtney, Mary

Last Name:   Ayres (nee Courtney)
First Name:   Mary
Date of Birth:    abt 1838
Place of Birth:   Ennisworthy, Co. Wexford, Ireland
Parents – Father:   
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:   Robert Ayres, q.v.
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   28 Aug 1864 age about 26
Place of Death:  Cape Town, Cape  

Notes:   DN 1381/1864.  Children:


Sarah Ann

Feb 7, 2011

Ayres, Robert

Last Name:   Ayres
First Name:   Robert
Date of Birth:   chr. 16 Jun 1811
Place of Birth:   Saint Andrew, Holborn, London, England
Parents – Father:    Robert Ayres
Parents – Mother:   Martha
Name of Spouse:   widower, not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:        24 Sep 1870 age 60
Place of Death:      Cape Town, Cape  

Notes:   DN 6445/1870.  Children:

Robert 15

Sarah Ann 7

Jan 13, 2011

Ayres, Robert

Last Name:   Ayres
First Name:   Robert
Date of Birth:   26 Sep 1783 chr. 19 Oct 1783
Place of Birth:   St. Michael Queenhithe, London, London, England
Parents – Father:  Robert Ayres
Parents – Mother:  Mary
Name of Spouse:   widower of Mary Courtney (q.v.)
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    31 Jul 1864 age 81 on 26 Sep 1864
Place of Death:  Cape

Notes:    DN 1380/1864.  IGI.  One child:

Robert Ayres, junr.


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