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Jan 23, 2010

Collis, James

Last Name:  Collis
First Name:  James
Date of Birth:  7 Oct 1795
Place of Birth: Great Queen Street Lincoln Inn Fields Wesleyan, Holborn, London, England
Parents – Father: Thomas Collis
Parents – Mother: Hannah
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  1835
Place of Death:  Durban, Natal

Notes:  Willson’s party of 1820 settlers.  IGI. James Collis built the first windmill for corn in the settlement in 1820.

Apr 28, 2013

Collison, John Carter


Last Name:    Collison
First Name:     John Carter
Date of Birth:    13 Mar 1835 chr. 31 May1835
Place of Birth:     St. Marylebone, London, England
Parents – Father:    John Collison
Parents – Mother:   Elizabeth
Name of Spouse:    Katherine (she moved to Portsea, England after his death
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     1 Mar 1870 age abt 35
Place of Death:    of Umslanga, Victoria

Notes:   Natal DN Film 1295097 item 12, signed at Durban 28 Aug 1872.  He was a coffee planter.  Minor children:

Sarah Elizabeth Collison b. 18 Mar 1869

John Jacob Collison b. abt Aug 1870


Aug 21, 2010

Colls, Edward Cooper

Last Name:   Colls
First Name:   Edward Cooper
Date of Birth:   1794
Place of Birth:  Norwich, Norfolk, England
Parents – Father:   John Henry Colls
Parents – Mother:  Sarah
Spouse:   Frances Anna
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   22 Oct 1839 age 45
Place of Death:  Grahamstown, Cape 

Notes:  DN 3891/1839.  Paymaster 91st Regiment.  Children:

Robert Stacy Colls

Frances Mary Colls

Catharine Maria Colls

Elizabeth Ann Colls

Mary Colls

Aug 24, 2012

Collyer, Joseph Henry


Last Name:              Collyer
First Name:             Joseph Henry
Date of Birth:           1861
Place of Birth:          Grahamstown, Cape
Parents – Father:    Joseph Parsons Collyer
Parents – Mother:   Hannah Mary
Name of Spouse:     Ellen Snodgrass
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:         6 Sep 1900 age 39y 6m
Place of Death:       Balfour.

Notes:   DN 4063/1900.  Children, minors:

Joseph Henry Custance

Lewis James

Violet Maud

Guilford Jameson

May 15, 2011

Collyer, Sarah


Last Name:   Collyer
First Name:   Sarah
Date of Birth:   1843
Place of Birth:   Kent, England
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:   not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    2 Jun 1884 age 41
Place of Death:  Cape

Notes:   DN 8621/1884.  Children:

Sophia Collyer

John Collyer

Jul 5, 2010

Colman, John

Last Name: Colman
First Name: John
Date of Birth: chr. 5 Nov 1794
Place of Birth: St. Minver, Cornwall, England
Parents – Father: Thomas Colman
Parents – Mother: Philippa
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:
Place of Death:

Notes: Cock’s party of 1820 settlers. IGI.

May 21, 2011

Coltman, Henry


Last Name:    Coltman
First Name:    Henry
Date of Birth:    16 Jan 1824
Place of Birth:  Chipping Wycombe, Buckingham, England
Parents – Father:    William Coltman
Parents – Mother:   Frances Mallors
Name of Spouse:   widower, not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    20 Jan 1883 age 61
Place of Death:  Alexandria.

Notes:   DN 256/1885.  IGI.  Children, all minors:

James Faulkner

Blanche Evelina

Frances Aphra

Charles Henry

Jun 17, 2011

Colyer, William Hardyman


Last Name:   Colyer
First Name:   William Hardyman
Date of Birth:   17 Jan 1816
Place of Birth:  Baptist, Eynsford, Kent, England
Parents – Father:   James Colyer
Parents – Mother:   Mary Pawley
Name of Spouse:   Mary Ann Settle
Marriage Date:   
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   15 Aug 1891 age 75y 6m
Place of Death:  Rondebosch.

Notes:   DN 1305/1891.  IGI.  Children:

Mary Ann m. to Bevil

Elinor Charlotte m. to Murison

Clara m. to Gray

William Hardyman


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Feb 4, 2012

Combrink or Huntley, Eliza Maria


Last Name:   Combrink (nee Huntley)
First Name:     Eliza Maria
Date of Birth:   27 Oct 1831 chr. 27 Nov 1831
Place of Birth:    Saint Stephan Coleman Street, London, England
Parents – Father:    William Huntley
Parents – Mother:   Eliza Maria Lutwidge
Name of Spouse:   Nicolaas Casparus Combrink
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   6 May 1894 age 62y 7m
Place of Death:  Sir Lowry Pass.

Notes:   DN 1102/1894.  IGI.  Children, majors:

William Huntley

Eliza Huntley

Apr 7, 2010

Comfield, John

Last Name:   Comfield
First Name:   John
Date of Birth:  1799
Place of Birth:
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Spouse:   Elizabeth Smith
Marriage Date:  17 Aug 1819
Marriage Place:  Northampton, Northamptonshire, England
Date of Death:
Place of Death:

Notes:  William Smith’s party of 1820 settlers.  IGI.  Children: 

Eliza born 25 Feb 1820 Northampton, England. 


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