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Jul 24, 2018

Game, Emily Elizabeth

Last Name:       Game, born Webb
First Name:      Emily Elizabeth
Date of Birth:     1822
Place of Birth:    Albany, Cape
Parents – Father:    John Webb, born 1785, 1820 settler, q.v.
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:   Robert Game, q.v.
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:      23 Nov 1902 age 80 years 8 months
Place of Death:    Faber Kraal, Albany

Notes:  Cape DN 4474 image 420.  Children:

Emily Maria Game, spinster, major

George Game, major

Albert Game, major

Apr 29, 2012

Game, Robert


Last Name:   Game
First Name:    Robert
Date of Birth:    chr. 20 Feb 1814
Place of Birth:    Colyton, Devon, England
Parents – Father:   Thomas Game
Parents – Mother:   Jane
Name of Spouse:   Emily Elizabeth Maria
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    16 Aug 1892 age 76y 7m
Place of Death:  Faber’s Kraal, Albany

Notes:   DN 1883/1892.  IGI.  Children, all majors:

Emly Maria



G, P
Jul 6, 2012

Games or Pressly, Elizabeth


Last Name:   Games (nee Pressly)
First Name:    Elizabeth
Date of Birth:    1840
Place of Birth:   Grahamstown, Cape
Parents – Father:    John Pressly
Parents – Mother:    Mary O’Brien
Name of Spouse:    widow of James Joseph Games
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    3 Jun 1899 age 59y 2m
Place of Death:  Cradock, Cape

Notes:    DN 1580/1899.  Children:

Georgina Martha m. to W. H. Furmidge

Stephen Games, major

Mary m. to W. Hill

Reginald, major

Agnes Bedelia Josephine m. to P. G. Armstrong

Elfrida Gertrude, major

Zillah Stanelaus b. 28 Dec 1878

Mabel Lucy b. 15 Oct 1880

Ricardo Valentine b. 27 Aug 1884

Dec 5, 2017

Gamley, David

Last Name:      Gamley
First Name:     David
Date of Birth:    1836
Place of Birth:   Montrose, Scotland
Parents – Father:   William Gamley lvg in Montrose
Parents – Mother:   Elizabeth
Name of Spouse:   Widower of Hellen Oswald Arbuckle of Durban, daughter of William Arbuckle the elder of Durban
Marriage Date:    25 Oct 1861
Marriage Place:   Durban, Natal
Date of Death:    24 March 1893 age 56 years 3 months
Place of Death:   Burnside, Phoenix, Natal

Notes:   Natal DN F#4049908 image 231. Blacksmith. Children:

Margaret Elizabeth Logan, born Gamley, b. 4 March 1864

Helen Jackson (born Gamley) b. 19 Feb 1868

David Marshall Gamley b. 10 Oct 1869

Mabel Adeline brown (born Gamley) b. 26 Nov 1871

Annie Maud Gamley b. 25 Nov 1874

Janet Edith Gamley b. 8 Sep 1877

Eva Lillian Gamley b. 30 Aug 1879

Jeannie Blanche Gamley b. 13 March 1882

G, M
Oct 25, 2011

Gammie or Morley, Mary Ann


Last Name:    Gammie (nee Morley)
First Name:    Mary Ann
Date of Birth:   1844
Place of Birth:   Cambridge, England
Parents – Father:    John Morley
Parents – Mother:   Elizabeth
Name of Spouse:   John Gammie
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    22 Mar 1890 age 45y 11m
Place of Death:  Queenstown, Cape

Notes:   DN 623/1890.  Children:

Louisa Gammie

Elizabeth Reidford Gammie

Isabella Gammie, majors

William John Reidford, minor

John Morley, minor

Alexander Hood Gammie, minor

Sep 2, 2018

Gandy, Henry

Last Name:     Gandy
First Name:    Henry
Date of Birth:    1848
Place of Birth:   Southampton, England
Parents – Father:    Samuel Gandy
Parents – Mother:    Mary Ann
Name of Spouse:    Elizabeth Ann Gandy, born Phillips
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     4 Dec 1903 age 55
Place of Death:    Old Somerset Hospital, Cape

Notes:  Cape DN 3767 image 421.  Children:

Henrietta Emma, major

Constance Lizzie, major

Georgina Maggie, major

Lawrence Henry 20 years

William Lloyd 18 years 6 months

Edgar 13 years

Oct 28, 2011

Gane, Edwin Robert


Last Name:    Gane
First Name:   Edwin Robert
Date of Birth:   1852
Place of Birth:   Evercreech, Somerset, England
Parents – Father:   John Gane
Parents – Mother:   Harriet
Name of Spouse:   
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   17 Jun 1890 age 38
Place of Death:  Kimberley, Cape

Notes:   DN 1357/1890.  Children:

Edwin 6

Rosie 4

Ethel 1 year

Nov 5, 2011

Gane, Walter Henry


Last Name:   Gane
First Name:    Walter Henry
Date of Birth:   1856
Place of Birth:   Evercreech, Somerset, England
Parents – Father:    John Gane
Parents – Mother:   Harriet
Name of Spouse:   Elizabeth Jane
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    6 Mar 1891 age 35
Place of Death:  Zuurberg, S.A.

Notes:    DN 412/1891.  He had a brother, Edwin Robert, who died 1890 (q.v.)   Child:

Eva Gane, minor

Jan 20, 2011

Gannon, Joseph

Last Name:   Gannon
First Name:   Joseph
Date of Birth:   1829
Place of Birth:   Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:   Henrietta Caroline Eckley
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   29 Jan 1867 age 38
Place of Death:  Worcester, Cape

Notes:   DN 3338/1867.  Children, minors:

Joseph William Byrne

Elizabeth Sophia Jane

John Reitz Gannon

Feb 3, 2010

Garbett, Samuel

Last Name:  Garbett
First Name:  Samuel
Date of Birth: 1785
Place of Birth:
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Spouse:  Susannah Clark , m.2) Joseph Donovan (q.v.)
Marriage Date:  6 Oct 1807
Marriage Place: Christchurch, Southwark, Surrey, England
Date of Death:  1814
Place of Death:

 Notes:  Willson’s party of 1820 settlers.  Samuel’s two children Susanna and Thomas sailed to South Africa with their mother, Susanna, and her 2nd husband, Joseph Donovan.

Susanna b. 1810 (q.v.)
Thomas b. 1812 d. 1822. (q.v.)


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