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B, W
Aug 8, 2012

Wilde or Bradbury, Mary


Last Name:     Wilde (nee Bradbury)
First Name:    Mary
Date of Birth:   1828
Place of Birth:   Hyde nr. Manchester, Lancashire, England
Parents – Father:    Mr. Bradbury
Parents – Mother:   Sarah
Name of Spouse:   widow of William Wilde
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    5 Feb 1900 age 71y 9m
Place of Death:  Uitenhage, Cape

Notes:   DN 2226/1900.  Children, majors:

Wright Wilde





Mary m. to Wade



B, W
Aug 1, 2011

Wilshere or Baker, Ellen


Last Name:   Wilshere (nee Baker)
First Name:    Ellen
Date of Birth:   1827
Place of Birth:  Henley, Oxford, England
Parents – Father:   John Baker
Parents – Mother:   Hannah
Name of Spouse:    widow of Rev. Henry Wilshere of Simonstown
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    3 Jun 1893 age 66
Place of Death:  Caledon, Cape

Notes:   DN 1187/1893.  Children:

Alfred Henry Wilshere

Ellen Amelia m. to Vereker

B, W
Aug 23, 2012

Woods or Birt, Harriet


Last Name:             Woods (nee Birt)
First Name:            Harriet
Date of Birth:        1816
Place of Birth:       England     
Parents – Father:  Samuel Birt
Parents – Mother:  Harriet
Name of Spouse:  1) FrederickWoods d. Jan 1884  2) William Jenkinson
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:       9 Jul 1900 age 84y 6m
Place of Death:     East London, Cape

Notes:   DN 3474/1900.  Children, all majors and from 1st marriage:

James Woods





B, W
Apr 10, 2011

Worden or Brennan, Bridget

Last Name:   Worden (nee Brennan)
First Name:    Bridget
Date of Birth:   1826
Place of Birth:   St. John’s Kilkenny, Ireland
Parents – Father:    James Brennan
Parents – Mother:   Judy
Name of Spouse:   widow of Mr. Worden
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    26 Jan 1882 age 55
Place of Death:  Cape Town.   

Notes:   DN 3261/1882.  Children:

Agnes m. to Glynn

Ellen m. to T. H. Turner

Samuel Worden, major

B, W
Jan 13, 2011

Wragg or Boddy, Margaret

Last Name:   Wragg (nee Boddy)
First Name:   Margaret
Date of Birth:   1839
Place of Birth:   Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland
Parents – Father:    William Boddy
Parents – Mother:  Ann
Name of Spouse:   Adam Wragg
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   15 Aug 1864 age 25
Place of Death:  Fort Beaufort, Cape   

Notes:   DN 1307/1864.   Children:

William Joseph

George James

Alfred Edward

Sep 30, 2018

Wright, Emily

Last Name:    Wright, formerly Tonkin, born Bailey
First Name:    Emily
Date of Birth:    1844
Place of Birth:   Cornwall, England
Parents – Father:     Nicholas Bailey
Parents – Mother:    Jane Bailey
Name of Spouse:   1) Stephen Tonkin, died 16 Nov 1885; 2) William Wright, died February 1902, q.v.
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     7 July 1904 age 64
Place of Death:    Aliwal North, Cape

Notes:  Cape DN 2013 image 597.   Children, one by first marriage, none by second:

Helen Jane Tonkin, major



B, W
Feb 28, 2012

Wyatt or Burnett, Elizabeth


Last Name:    Wyatt (nee Burnett)
First Name:    Elizabeth
Date of Birth:    1834
Place of Birth:   Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland
Parents – Father:    William Burnett
Parents – Mother:   Jean
Name of Spouse:   widow of John Wyatt d. 20 Oct 1874
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   19 Nov 1895 age 61y 9m
Place of Death:  Malmesbury, Cape

Notes:   DN 2606/1895.  Children, all majors:


Jane Elizabeth


B, Y
Jun 24, 2012

Yard or Birtley, Penelope


Last Name:     Yard (nee Birtley)
First Name:   Penelope
Date of Birth:   1861
Place of Birth:   Port Elizabeth, Cape
Parents – Father:    James Birtley
Parents – Mother:   Diana Adams
Name of Spouse:   Charles Christopher Yard
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   6 Jul 1898 age 37
Place of Death:  Port Elizabeth, Cape

Notes:   DN 1375/1899.  Children, minors:

James Christopher Yard

Dorothy Francis Yard

Mary Adelaide Yard

Priscilla Diana Yard

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