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Oct 2, 2011

Lees, John


Last Name:     Lees
First Name:    John
Date of Birth:    1830
Place of Birth:   Oldham, Lancashire, England
Parents – Father:    Abraham Lees
Parents – Mother:    Mary Ogden
Name of Spouse:   A.
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    1 Nov 1888 age 58
Place of Death:   Cape

Notes:   DN 1998/1888.  One child, a major:

Clara Jane Lees

B, L
Mar 20, 2011

Baker or Lockhart, Miriam

Last Name:   Baker (nee Lockhart)
First Name:   Miriam
Date of Birth:  1840
Place of Birth: London, England
Parents – Father:   James Lockhart

Parents – Mother:   Elizabeth
Name of Spouse:    Walter Burford Baker
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   29 Mar 1877 age 37
Place of Death:  Cape Town.   

Notes:   DN 3916/1877.  Children, all minors:






Walter Burford

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Nov 15, 2010

Benjamin or Levy, Mary Ann

Last Name:  Benjamin (nee Levy)
First Name:   Mary Ann
Date of Birth:   1802
Place of Birth:   London, England
Parents – Father:   Abraham Levy
Parents – Mother:  Jane Atkinson (married 19 Oct 1811 Temple-Sowerby, Westmorland, England)�
Name of Spouse:  Lyon Benjamin, deceased
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   7 May 1857 age 55
Place of Death:  Laurie Terrace, London, England  

Notes:   DN 4898/1858.  Children:

Michael Benjamin

Elizabeth m. to Joseph Lawrance of Grahamstown

Julia Benjamin

Ann Benjamin

Rachael Benjamin m. to M. H. Benjamin of Graaff Reinet

Kate Benjamin

Abraham Benjamin

Henry Benjamin, a minor

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Jan 26, 2011

Birt or Lafferty, Margaret

Last Name:   Birt (nee Lafferty)
First Name:   Margaret
Date of Birth:    1838 
Place of Birth:   Pettico Town, Ireland
Parents – Father:   John Lafferty
Parents – Mother:  Margaret
Name of Spouse:   James Birt
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   18 Jul 1868 age 30
Place of Death:  East London, Cape  

Notes:   DN 4532/1868.  Children:


Ann Jane


Elizabeth Ann


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Mar 6, 2012

Black or Lang, Janet


Last Name:    Black (nee Lang)
First Name:     Janet
Date of Birth:   chr. 20 Apr 1845
Place of Birth:   West or Old parish, Greenock, Renfrew, Scotland
Parents – Father:    John Lang
Parents – Mother:  Janet Orr
Name of Spouse:   Thomas Black
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    15 Jun 1896 age 51y 2m
Place of Death:  Wynberg, Cape

Notes:   DN 1621/1896.  IGI.  Children:

 Janet Ferguson Lang Black

Jeannie LangBlack

Thomas Black, majors

Charlotte Lang Black

Martha Harris Black


Mary MacRae Black

David Lang Black, minors

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Feb 25, 2012

Blackham or Lagden, Caroline Lomas


Last Name:   Blackham (nee Lagden) 
First Name:   Caroline Lomas
Date of Birth:    1809
Place of Birth:    Sherborne, Dorset, England
Parents – Father:   Lagden
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:    widow of Joseph Blackham d. Dec 1862
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    20 May 1895 age 85y 10m
Place of Death:  Cape Town

Notes:   DN 1424/1895.  Children:


Henry Bingham

Alfred Lagden


Caroline Mary Ann

Charlotte Emily

B, L
Aug 20, 2011

Broderick or Leo, Catharine


Last Name:    Broderick (nee Leo)
First Name:   Catharine
Date of Birth:   1819
Place of Birth:  Co. Clare, Ireland
Parents – Father:    James Leo
Parents – Mother:  Margaret Nixon
Name of Spouse:   widow of Roger Broderick
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    Apr 1887 age 68
Place of Death:  Woodstock, Cape

Notes:   DN 932/1887.  Children:

Margaret Ann, major, deceased

Henry James, deceased

Mary, major m. to Knoll

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May 15, 2011

Burke or Lewis, Patience


Last Name:   Burke (nee Lewis)
First Name:   Patience
Date of Birth:    1813
Place of Birth:   Ireland
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:   James Burke
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    20 Nov 1883 age 70
Place of Death:  Cape Town. 

Notes:  DN 8457/1884.  Children, all majors:

William Robert Burke

Jonathan Sims

James Thomas

Annie Patience

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Nov 21, 2010

Camm or Lucas, Charlotte

Last Name:   Camm (nee Lucas)
First Name:   Charlotte
Date of Birth:   b. 26 Nov 1808 chr. 8 Mar 1809
Place of Birth:  Holy Trinity, Clapham, Surrey, England
Parents – Father:   Philip Lucas (q.v.)
Parents – Mother:  Isabell
Name of Spouse:   John Philip Camm (q.v.)
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  27 May 1859 age 50y 6m
Place of Death:   George Town, Cape  

Notes:   DN 6194/1859, 6731/1860. Children:

William F. Camm, major

Isabell Elizabeth, major

Charlotte F., major

Sarah Mary, b. 1841 Grahamstown, d. 3 Feb 1860 age 18.

Jessie Philip,minor

Philip, minor

Amy, minor

Henry, minor

Charles Blake Camm, minor

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Jan 17, 2011

Chalmers or Lindsay, Eliza Jane

Last Name:   Chalmers (nee Lindsay)
First Name:   Eliza Jane
Date of Birth:   3 Sep 1839
Place of Birth:   Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland
Parents – Father:   William Lindsay
Parents – Mother:   Margaret Walkinshaw Giffen
Name of Spouse:    John A. Chalmers
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   18 Apr 1862 age 22
Place of Death:  Umgwali.   

Notes:   DN 2650/1862.  IGI.  One child, a minor:

Margaret Eliza Jane


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