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Mar 12, 2011

Norval, John

Last Name:   Norval
First Name:   John
Date of Birth:   22 Nay 1799
Place of Birth:  Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland
Parents – Father:   John Norval
Parents – Mother:  Janet Foyar
Name of Spouse:   not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   17 Oct 1875 age 80 4m
Place of Death:  Roodepoort.  (bur. 29 Oct 1875 at Colesberg.

Notes:  DN 2232/1875.  He came to the Colony in 1817.  Children:

Sarah Ann m. to George Morgan Norval

John Norval

Janet Margaret m. to Adam Hobkirk

Mary Jane m. to Edward Marder





Margaret Ann m. to William Alexander

William rchibald

Charlotte Elizabeth m. to Robert Marder

Mar 26, 2012

Nosworthy, Henry


Last Name:   Nosworthy
First Name:    Henry
Date of Birth:   1822
Place of Birth:   Berkshire, England
Parents – Father:   Thomas Nosworthy
Parents – Mother:   Jane
Name of Spouse:   Johanna Catrina
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   5 Jul 1897 age 75y 1m
Place of Death:  Port Elizabeth, Cape

Notes:   DN 2097/1897.  Children:


Helena Susannah






Sep 10, 2010

Nosworthy, Rose

Last Name:   Nosworthy
First Name:   Rose
Date of Birth:   1813
Place of Birth:   England
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Spouse:   widow of William Nosworthy (q.v.)
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   27 Feb 1848 age 35
Place of Death:   Simonstown, Cape   

Notes:  DN 382/1849.  Children, all minors




Sep 4, 2010

Nosworthy, William

Last Name:   Nosworthy
First Name:   William
Date of Birth:   1811
Place of Birth:   Wales
Parents – Father:   Thomas Nosworthy
Parents – Mother:   Jane Andrews
Spouse:   Roseanna
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    29 Nov 1847 age 36
Place of Death:  Cape

Notes:   DN 9343/1847.  Butcher.  Children:

Jane Andrews

Spencer Shuker

Margaret Amey

Apr 7, 2011

Nothard, William

Last Name:   Nothard
First Name:    William
Date of Birth:   chr. 11 Feb 1821
Place of Birth:   Airmyn, Yorkshire, England
Parents – Father:   William Nothard
Parents – Mother:   Ann Naylor
Name of Spouse:   Sarah
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   1 Jun 1880 age 59y 5m
Place of Death:  Port Elizabeth, Cape 

Notes:   DN 149/1880.  IGI.  Children:

Hannah Furber

William Furber

Sarah Ann

Thomas, majors

Edwin Arthur, minor

Alfred Ernest, minor

Walter John, minor

Augustus Herbert, minor

Dec 23, 2017

Nothling, Elizabeth

Last Name:    Northling
First Name:   Elizabeth
Date of Birth:    1864
Place of Birth:   Namaqualand
Parents – Father:   Townsend
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:  Joseph Frederick Nothling
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    20 Oct 1894 age 30
Place of Death:  Fordsburg, Johannesburg

Notes:  Transvaal DN 9368 F#7805531 image 839.  Children:

Janet Maud b. 1889

Claude Victor b. 1891

Laura Grace b. 1892


Aug 2, 2010

Nourse, Henry

Last Name:              Nourse
First Name:             Henry
Date of Birth:          b. 28 Aug 1781, chr. 27 Dec 1781
Place of Birth:        St. Mary, St. Marylebone, London, England
Parents – Father:   Joseph Nourse
Parents – Mother:  Jane
Spouse:                    Dorothy Christian b. 1783, d. 1830.  Her brother Ewan also settled in South Africa.
Marriage Date:      06 Sep 1804
Marriage Place:   Workington, Cumberland, England
Date of Death:       16 Dec 1834
Place of Death:     Grahamstown, Cape

 Notes:  DN 567/1834, 8509/1846.  IGI.  According to “Some Frontier Families” Henry was a prosperous merchant in London and after 1806 extended his business to the Cape where he had warehouses built.   He had a brother Commodore Joseph  Nourse (C.B. 1780-1824, unmarried)  and a sister Dorothy who married Thomas Maynard (q.v.)  Children:

Emma Christian Nourse b. 6 July 1805 chr. 31 July 1805 St. Mary-St. Marylebone, London–presumably died young.

Jane Christian Nourse b. 21 Dec 1806 chr. 16 Jan 1807 Marylebone, m. 1827 at Mauritius to William Blair.

Temple Nourse b. 13 Mar 1808 chr. 3 Dec 1808 Marylebone, m. 1) 1835 Charlotte dau. of Thomas Philipps (q.v.) 2) Charlotte Harris

Emma Nourse b. 27 Oct 1809 chr. 30 May 1813 Marylebone, m.  Lt. Daniel Cloete.

Henry Nourse b. 6 May 1811 chr. 28 May 1811 Marylebone

Joseph Nourse b. 26 Dec 1812 chr. 18 Jan 1813 Marylebone, m. 1849 Anne Mary, widow of Philip Norton and dau. of William Ogilvie (had issue: Temple, Henry, Hugh, William, Marina, Maude, and Alice).

Gordon Nourse under 21 in 1834, died 5 Jul 1846 age about 30 (killed in action with Kaffirs in the Bush, Albany).

Fanny Nourse under 21 in 1834

Mary Anna Frances b.Mar 1818, m. James Barnes (q.v.)



Jan 29, 2011

Nowell, Robert

Last Name: Nowell
First Name: Robert
Date of Birth: 1811
Place of Birth: Oborn Hill, London, England
Parents – Father: Robert Nowell
Parents – Mother: Sarah
Name of Spouse: Mary Ann
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death: 20 Mar 1869 age 58
Place of Death: Kingwilliamstown, Cape

Notes: DN 5143/1869. Children:

Lavinia Isabella 20
John Robert 18
Elizabeth Ann 8

Feb 1, 2011

Nowers, Edward

Last Name:   Nowers
First Name:   Edward
Date of Birth:   chr. 9 Nov 1811
Place of Birth:  Otterden, Kent, England
Parents – Father:   John Nowers
Parents – Mother:   Maria Southgate
Name of Spouse:   not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   9 Jul 1869 age 59
Place of Death:   Borda’s Dorp, Cape  

Notes:   DN 5430/1869.  IGI.  Children, all majors:

William Henry

John Edward

George Joseph


Thomas James


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Feb 12, 2011

Noyce or Smallpiece, Susan Charlotte

Last Name:   Noyce (nee Smallpiece)
First Name:   Susan Charlotte
Date of Birth:   chr. 14 Dec 1785
Place of Birth:  St. Nicholas, Guildford, Surrey, England
Parents – Father:   John Smallpiece
Parents – Mother:  Rose
Name of Spouse:  1) Frederick Thomas Noyce 2) James Lunce
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   29 Aug 1871 age 85
Place of Death:  Port Elizabeth, Cape  

Notes:  DN 7410/1871.  IGI.  Children:

Rebecca m. to Frederick Woods Leuchin

Sarah m. to James Kent

Eliza Charlotte m. to Chas. Adcock

Frederick John Noyce

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