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Oct 21, 2018

Cairns, James Alexander

Last Name:      Cairns
First Name:     James Alexander
Date of Birth:      1826
Place of Birth:     Kowie, Cape
Parents – Father:     James Alexander Cairns
Parents – Mother:    Mary Johanna Cairns
Name of Spouse:    Eva Catherina Aletta
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:       28 June 1904 age 78
Place of Death:     Alice, Victoria East, Cape

Notes:  Cape DN 2201 image 799.   Children, majors:

Emma Ester

Mary Johanna

Catherine Agnes

James Alexander, q.v.

Susanna Elizabeth

Hester Magdaline

Henrietta Adelaide

Nina Alice

Oct 11, 2011

Cairns, Jane


Last Name:    Cairns
First Name:    Jane
Date of Birth:    1836
Place of Birth:    Ireland
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     27 Apr 1889 age 53
Place of Death:  Cape Town.

Notes:    DN 798/1889.  One chld:

Thomas Cairns

May 12, 2018

Cairns, John

Last Name:     Cairns
First Name:    John
Date of Birth:     1873
Place of Birth:    Lochee by Dundee, Scotland
Parents – Father:   James Francis Cairns
Parents – Mother:  Janet
Name of Spouse:    Johanna Susanna Cairns, b. van Heerden
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    5 Sep 1901 age 69 years 2 months
Place of Death:  Worcester, Cape

Notes:  Cape DN 3497 image 822.  Children:

James Francis Cairns, major

Jan 8, 2018

Caisley, John

Last Name:     Caisley
First Name:    John
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:    Northumberland, England
Parents – Father:   Robert Caisley
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    25 Oct 1890 age 24
Place of Death:   Randfontein

Notes:  Transvaal DN 5877 F#7805512 image 1211.  One child:

William Robert Caisley, living with his grandmother in England

Dec 2, 2010

Caithness, James Ramsey

Last Name:  Caithness
First Name:   James Ramsey
Date of Birth:  1816
Place of Birth:   Southampton, Hampshire, England
Parents – Father:  
Parents – Mother:   Ann Caithness
Name of Spouse:   1) Elizabeth Futter 2) Eliza Noyle
Marriage Date:   
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  31 Aug 1860 age 44
Place of Death:  Port Elizabeth, Cape  

Notes:  DN 8138/1860.  Children:

By his predeceased spouse Elizabeth Futter:

James Edward

Emily Mary Ann

George William

Harry Edward

Frederick James Ramsey

Children by Elizabeth Noyle:

Charles Chance

Hayes Douglas

Kate Elizabeth

Sep 12, 2010

Calaghan, Charles

Last Name:   Calaghan
First Name:   Charles
Date of Birth:   1828
Place of Birth:   Mount Shannon, junction of Co. Clare and Co. Galway, Ireland
Parents – Father:   Mr. Calaghan
Parents – Mother:  Mary Shepper Calaghan, surviving parent
Spouse:   unmarried
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   27 Jan 1850 age 22
Place of Death:  Somerset Hospital, Cape  

Notes:   DN 88/1850. 

Aug 1, 2010

Caldecott, Alphonso Torkington

Last Name:                Caldecott
First Name:               Alphonso Torkington
Date of Birth:           22 Oct 1803
Place of Birth:         Huntingdonshire, England

Parents – Father:     Charles Caldecott (q.v.)
Parents – Mother:   Mary Torkington
Spouse:                       Fanny Bray chr. 15 Apr 1810 Dawley Magna, Shropshire, to James Bray and Ann (of Simonstown in 1834), she d. 31 Aug 1834
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:
Place of Death:

Notes:    DN 359/1834, 255.1/2/1863.  Children:

Henrietta Frances, minor in 1834

Charles Henry, minor in 1834

Frederick William, minor in 1834




by 2nd wife, E.:


Jan 21, 2010

Caldecott, Charles

Last Name:  Caldecott
First Name:  Charles
Date of Birth:  24 Jan 1781
Place of Birth:  Kimbolton Lodge, Huntingdon, England
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Spouse:  Mary Torkington
Marriage Date:  6 Aug 1802
Marriage Place:  St. Johns Huntingdon, Huntingdon, England
Date of Death:  25 May 1820
Place of Death:  Port Elizabeth, Cape

Notes:  Sephton’s party of 1820.  IGI. DN 2555.1/2/1863, 7208/1879, 1281.1/2/1851. He had the following children: 

Alphonso Torkington born 22 Oct 1803 Huntingdonshire, England, married to Fanny Bray, q.v.

Amelia chr. 28 Apr 1806 All Saints and St. Johns, Huntingdon, England
Christiana chr. 1 Mar 1810 All Saints and St. Johns, Huntingdon.
Timothy b. 10 Mar 1811 Baptist, Bluntisham, Huntingdon.
Mary b. 8 Oct 1812 Baptist, Bluntisham, Huntindon.
Charles Henry b. 20 Aug 1814 Earith, Huntindon, married Martha Wright and died 2 Sep 1879 Kimberley, Cape
Frederick born 1815 married Isabella and died 17 Dec 1851 Sundays River, Cape.

Mar 31, 2011

Caldecott, Charles Henry

Last Name:   Caldecott
First Name:    Charles Henry
Date of Birth:    b. 20 Aug 1814
Place of Birth:   Earith, Huntingdon, England
Parents – Father:   Charles Caldecott (q.v.)
Parents – Mother:   Mary Torkington
Name of Spouse:   Mary Wright, dau. of William Wright (q.v.) and Rosa; she d. 15 Apr 1878 age 61y 13d, at Grahamstown.
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   
Place of Death:    

Notes:    DN 6543/1879.  Children:

William Shaw


Charles Henry

Harry Stratford

Rosa Wright, majors and all married;

Alfred Edward, minr

Frederick Reginald Baldwin, minor

Maud Isabella, minor

Dec 9, 2017

Caldecott, Emily Benbow

Last Name:    Caldecott
First Name:    Emily Benbow
Date of Birth:      1835
Place of Birth:    England
Parents – Father:   Edward Benbow, dead
Parents – Mother:  Emily Benbow, dead
Name of Spouse:  Widow
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     5 Feb 1895 age 60
Place of Death:    Pietermaritzburg, Natal

Notes:   Natal DN F#4049921 image 143.  Children:

Harry William, major

Charles Henry, major

Arthur Edward, major

Florence Beatrice, major

Caroline Torkinton, b. 25 March 1874

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