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Aug 8, 2012

D’Escury, Charles


Last Name:      D’Escury
First Name:     Charles
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:    Clothila Elizabeth
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:
Place of Death:

Notes:   “British Residents at the Cape 1785-1819,” p. 95.  They arrved Table Bay 1813.  Children:

Elizabeth Christina b. 8 Sep 1817 chr. 20 Dec 1817 Cape Towni

Feb 1, 2018

Da Silva, Rachel

Last Name:    Da Silva
First Name:   Rachel
Date of Birth:    1860
Place of Birth:   Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Parents – Father:    Emanuel Joseph
Parents – Mother:   Rebecca
Name of Spouse:    Joseph Da Silva
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    26 April 1897 age 37
Place of Death:   Johannesburg

Notes:  Transvaal DN 12713  F#7805560 image 978.  One child:

Leo David age 2 years 9 months.

Feb 3, 2018

Dacomb, Henry Lewin

Last Name:     Dacomb
First Name:    Henry Lewin
Date of Birth:    1865
Place of Birth:   born at sea
Parents – Father:    Henry Dacomb
Parents – Mother:   Mary Ann Dacomb b. Lowe
Name of Spouse:    Aida Mary Dacomb, b. Tucker
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   11 July 1897 age 32
Place of Death:  Vreda, OFS

Notes:  Transvaal DN 13265 F#7805566 image 94.  Children:

Winifred Annie Dacomb b. 28 Oct 1887

Elwin henry Lewin Dacomb b. 19 Mar 1890

Evelyn Kidger Lewin Dacomb b. 10 Apr 1891

Mar 19, 2012

Dacres, Thomas


Last Name:    Dacres
First Name:    Thomas
Date of Birth:   1838
Place of Birth:   Whitwall Colliery, Co. Durham, England
Parents – Father:   
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:   Jane Anderson
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    25 Dec 1896 age 58y 5m
Place of Death:   Kimberley, Cape

Notes:   DN 394/1897.  Children:

ElizabethElliott Dacres 26

Emily Sarah E. Dacres 24

Chistina Jan Dacres 21

Mary Louisa 18

Thomas Mathew 17

Edith Hannah 15

Jennie Anderson Soulsby Dacres 11


Sep 29, 2013

Daddy, John

Last Name:    Daddy
First Name:     John
Date of Birth:    1819
Place of Birth:   Binbrook, Lincolnshire, England
Parents – Father:    Thomas Daddy
Parents – Mother:    Elizabeth
Name of Spouse:    not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     28 Dec 1858
Place of Death:   London, England

Notes:    Natal DN Film 1295097 item 15 no. 14. Children:

John Daddy

another son and a daughter, unnamed in death notice

Nov 27, 2010

Daigon, Peter

Last Name:   Daigon
First Name:   Peter
Date of Birth:   1810
Place of Birth:   Dublin, Ireland
Parents – Father:  
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:   Matilda Ann
Marriage Date:  
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   8 Apr 1860 age 49y 6m
Place of Death:  Winterberg, Cape   

Notes:   DN 6821/1860.  Children, minors:







Mar 22, 2011

Daines, Thomas

Last Name:   Daines
First Name:    Thomas
Date of Birth:   1832
Place of Birth:   Southchurch, Essex, England
Parents – Father:    John Daines
Parents – Mother:   Susan
Name of Spouse:   Annastasia
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    13 Aug 1877 age 45
Place of Death:  Kingwilliamstown, Cape  

Notes:   DN 4467/1877.  Children:

Thmas Martin

Edward Warren

Walter Reynolds

Agnes May

Ida May

Annie Caroline

1 child born after his death, proposed name:  Rose Theodora

Feb 15, 2018

Dakers, Florence Mary

Last Name:     Dakers
First Name:    Florence Mary
Date of Birth:     1874
Place of Birth:    Potchefstroom, Transvaal
Parents – Father:    James Joseph Hartley
Parents – Mother:   Mary Elizabeth Hartley, b. Penny
Name of Spouse:      David Dakers
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     22 Mar 1900 age 25 years 10 months
Place of Death:   Potchefstroom, Natal

Notes:  Transvaal DN 17153  F#7805588 image 84. Children:

Andrew Stewart Dakers b. 22 Jan 1899

D, J
Aug 24, 2012

Dale or Jones, Edith Alice


Last Name:                Dale (nee Jones)
First Name:               Edith Alice
Date of Birth:            1856
Place of Birth:          Rondebosch, Cape
Parents – Father:     Thomas Jones
Parents – Mother:   Sarah
Name of Spouse:     John William Dale
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:         24 Jun 1893 age 37
Place of Death:       Beaconsfield, Cape

Notes:  DN 4132/1900.  Children:

George Hay

Ethel Laura

Laura J.

Kenneth Hay

Nora Mary

Kathleen Alice

D, R
Mar 18, 2011

Dale or Ross, Emma

Last Name:   Dale (nee Ross)
First Name:    Emma
Date of Birth:   chr. 12 Sep 1821
Place of Birth:   Topsham, Devon, England
Parents – Father:    Thomas Ross
Parents – Mother:   Jane
Name of Spouse:   Langham Dale
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   31 Oct 1876 age 50
Place of Death:  near Cape Town.   

Notes:   DN 3400/1876.  Children:

Augustus Charles, major

Langham, minor

Harold Ross Dale, minor


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