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Jan 9, 2011

Adams or Barker, Mary

Last Name:    Adams (nee Barker)
First Name:   Mary
Date of Birth:   1787
Place of Birth:  Knaresborough, Yorkshire, England
Parents – Father:   John Barker
Parents – Mother:  Jane
Name of Spouse:  widow, name not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   29 Dec 1863 age 76y 9m
Place of Death:  Alice, Cape  

Notes:   DN 897/1863.  Children, all majors:

Mary Price McGlashan

John Henry Adams

Ellen Dowell

Elizabeth Webb

A, B
Oct 21, 2010

Adehade or Batten, Elizabeth Sarah

Last Name:   Adehade (nee Batten)
First Name:   Elizabeth Sarah
Date of Birth:    1822
Place of Birth:   Ireland
Parents – Father:   William Henry Batten
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:   Charles Adehade
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   1 Sep 1855 age 32y 10m
Place of Death:  The Hermitage, Cape  

Notes:   DN 3361/1855.  Children, minors:

Fredrik Charles

Thomas Samuel




Eliza Ellen


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Sep 10, 2010

Aderne or Baumann or Johnson, Ann

Last Name:   Aderne or Baumann (nee Johnson)
First Name:   Ann
Date of Birth:   1815
Place of Birth:   Hackney, London, England
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Spouse:    widow of late Richard Aderne, now wife of Mr. George Frederick Baumann
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   19 Aug 1849 age 33y 6d
Place of Death:   Cape Town, Cape    

Notes:   DN 349/1849.  Children, all minors:

Ann ara Aderne

John George Aderne

Eliza Aderne

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Aug 10, 2012

Adkins or Brewitt, Jeanie Isabella


Last Name:    Adkins (nee Brewitt)
First Name:    Jeanie Isabella
Date of Birth:   1862
Place of Birth:   Elsjes River, div. Simonstown
Parents – Father:   Richard Brewitt
Parents – Mother:   Aletta
Name of Spouse:   Charles Stapylton Adkins
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     22 Jul 1895 age 32y  10m
Place of Death:  Alice, Cape

Notes:   DN 2557/1900.  Children:

Stella Stapylton Adkins 17

Vivian Stapylton Adkins 16

Hilda Stapylton Adkins 13

Sidney Stapylton Adkins 10

Reginald Stapylton Adkins 9

Ronald Stapylton Adkins 8

Gweneth Adkins 6

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Nov 4, 2011

Armstrong, Barnet or Gunn, Mary Ann


Last Name:  Armstrong, Barnet  (nee Gunn)
First Name:    Mary Ann
Date of Birth:   1825
Place of Birth:   Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland  
Parents – Father:    John James Gunn
Parents – Mother:   Elizabeth Jane
Name of Spouse:   1) William Armstrong d. Apr 1856 2) Henry Barnet d. July 1866 3) J. Bezuidenhout
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   26 Jun 1884 age 59
Place of Death:  Kimberley, Cape

Notes:   DN 306/1891.  Children:

by William Armstrong:

Samuel James


Sarah Jane

Elizabeth Ann

Isabella, all majors

by Henry Barnet:



Mary Ellen



by J. Bezuidenhout:


Mary Ann


A, B
Aug 2, 2012

Ashworth or Bagnall, Elizabeth


Last Name:     Ashworth (nee Begnall)
First Name:    Elizabeth
Date of Birth:    Feb 1845 chr. 16 Mar 1845
Place of Birth:   St. Michael, Stone, Stafford, England
Parents – Father:    Thomas Bagnall
Parents – Mother:   Jane
Name of Spouse:    widow of John Ashworth d. 17 Apr 1899
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    25 Feb 1900 age 56y 1 week
Place of Death:   East London, Cape

Notes:   DN 1093/1900.  Children:

John Ashworth


Elizabeth m. to Robert Hall

Louisa m. to Alfred Fulton

Annie, majors

Charles, minor

A, B
Feb 24, 2012

Atherstone or Bowker, Anne Maria


Last Name:   Atherstone (nee Bowker)
First Name:   Anne Maria
Date of Birth:   1820
Place of Birth:   on sailing vessel “Weymouth”
Parents – Father:    Miles Bowker (1820 settler, q.v.)

Mother:   Anna Maria

Date of Marriage:
Place of Marriage:
Date of Death:    24 Apr 1895 age 74y 11m 30d
Place of Death:   Grahamstown, cape

Notes:   DN 1020/1895.  Chlidren, all majors:

Ine Hayter

Alice Grace Stockdale

Mary Elizabeth Smith

Sybil Mitford

Anna Maria

Hugh Mitford Atherstone


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Jul 15, 2011

Attwell or Booth, Sarah


Last Name:    Attwell (nee Booth)
First Name:    Sarah
Date of Birth:    chr. 13 Dec 1812
Place of Birth:   Saint Mary, Lambeth, Surrey, England
Parents – Father:    Benjamin Booth (1820 settler, q.v.)
Parents – Mother:   Margaret
Name of Spouse:   Brooks Attwell
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    4 Sep 1892 age 79y 9m
Place of Death:   Grahamstown, Cape

Notes:   DN 20/1893.  IGI.  Children:

Margaret Ann m. to W. Matthews

Sarah Jane m. to E. B. Driver


Benjamin Booth

George Brooks

James Mortimer

Emma Ellen m. to G. W. Payne

Maria Thackwray m. to A. Jubb

Letitia Harriet m. to A. C. Gilpin

Aug 7, 2012

Babb, Charles John


Last Name:     Babb
First Name:    Charles John
Date of Birth:    1856
Place of Birth:    Cape Town
Parents – Father:     Richard Babb
Parents – Mother:    Hannah
Name of Spouse:   Elizabeth
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     9 May 1900 age 43y 9m
Place of Death:   Beaconsfield, Cape

Notes:   DN 2144/1900.  Children, minors:






May 15, 2011

Backhouse, James


Last Name:   Backhouse
First Name:    James
Date of Birth:   08 Jul 1796
Place of Birth:   Darlington, Durham, England
Parents – Father:   James Backhouse
Parents – Mother:  Mary Dearman
Name of Spouse:   widower, not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    20 Jan 1869 age 74
Place of Death:  York, England

Notes:   DN 8520/1884.  One chld:

James, major


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