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Dec 6, 2017

Bennett, Susan Margaret Wessels Smith

Last Name:   Bennett
First Name:   Susan Margaret Wessels
Date of Birth:    1829
Place of Birth:   Uitenhage, Cape
Parents – Father:  Wessel Hendrik Wessels
Parents – Mother:  Elizabeth Helena Uys
Name of Spouse:  1) Smith 2) Thomas Bennett
Marriage Date:    2) 16 February 1881
Marriage Place:  Natal
Date of Death:   30 May 1893 age 64
Place of Death:  Ventersburg, OFS

Notes:  Natal DN F@#4049908 image 640.  Children, all majors:

Cornelia Ann Smith

Vesselina Frederika  Elizabeth Smith, married 1) Lee 2) Compton

Susan Margaret Smith, married Ongley

John Jacobus Smith

William Henry Smith

George James Smith

May 8, 2013

Berry or Stanton, Sarah Jane

Last Name:     Berry (nee Stanton)
First Name:     Sarah Jane
Date of Birth:    1847
Place of Birth:    Newport, Shropshire, England
Parents – Father:    James Stanton of Verulam
Parents – Mother:   Alice
Name of Spouse:    William Berry
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:       23 May 1867 age 19y 361d
Place of Death:     Astra Plantation near Verulam, Natal

Notes:   Natal DN 1295097 item 23.  One child:

Sarah Bertha Stanton Berry b. 23 May 1867

B, S
Jul 29, 2011

Bertram or Shepstone, Maria Elizabeth


Last Name:   Bertram (nee Shepstone)
First Name:    Maria Elizabeth
Date of Birth:    1822
Place of Birth:   Grahamstown, Cape
Parents – Father:   William Shepstone (1820 settler, q.v.)
Parents – Mother:   Elizabeth Brookes
Name of Spouse:   widow of Johan Petrus Bertram
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    4 Apr 1893 age 71y 4m
Place of Death:   Queenstown.

Notes:   DN 869/1893.  Children:

Elizabeth Rosina




B, S
Apr 1, 2012

Bezant or Shepherd, Elizabeth


Last Name:    Bezant (nee Shepherd)
First Name:    Elizabeth
Date of Birth:   1830
Place of Birth:   England
Parents – Father:   Joseph Shepherd
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:     widow of Charles Bezant d. 1858
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    2 Jan 1898 age 68
Place of Death:  Port Alfred, Cape

Notes:   DN 172/1897.  Children:

Elizabeth Marion Street, major

Charles Augustus, major, deceased

B, S
Oct 17, 2011

Birch or Seach, Susannah


Last Name:    Birch (nee Seach)
First Name:    Susannah
Date of Birth:   chr. 18 Jun 1820
Place of Birth:   Blackmore, Essex, England
Parents – Father:    John Seach
Parents – Mother:    Elizabeth
Name of Spouse:   John Birch
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    17 Sep 1889 age 69y 4m 17d
Place of Death:  Cape

Notes:   DN 1930/1889.  IGI.  Children:

Emily Agusta Birch m. to John Theophilus

Lavinia m. to george Henry Hyman

Compli Seach Birch

Ernest Agustus Birch

Ida Louise Birch m. to Richard Featherstone Humdall

B, S
Jul 23, 2012

Bird or Struggles, Lucy


Last Name:    Bird (nee Struggles)
First Name:     Lucy
Date of Birth:    1847
Place of Birth:   Sleaford, Lincolnshire, England
Parents – Father:    William Struggles
Parents – Mother:   Eliza
Name of Spouse:   Joseph Bird
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   2 Oct 1899 age 52y 3m
Place of Death:  Woodstock, Cape

Notes:   DN 2625/1899.  1861 Census of Quarrington, Lincolnshire.  Children:

Fanny m. to Henry Algra

Joseph Bird, major

Albert Goransson, minor

Ernest Goransson, minor

Maud Goransson, minor

B, H, S
Mar 18, 2012

Blackwell or Smith (nee Hunter), Margaret Hutton


Last Name:    Blackwell or Smith (nee Hunter)
First Name:    Margaret
Date of Birth:   6 Nov 1841
Place of Birth:    Barony, Lanark, Scotland
Parents – Father:    William Hunter
Parents – Mother:   Mary Steel
Name of Spouse:   1) William Smith 2) John Blackwell
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    25 Dec 1896 age 56y 2m
Place of Death:  Kimberley, Cape

Notes:   DN 216/1897. IGI.  Children:

by 1st marriage:

William Smith

Alexander Smith

Christopher Smith

Eva Smith

Clara Smith

by 2nd marriage:

Jessie Blackwell, minor

Margaret Blackwell, minor

B, S, W
Mar 7, 2011

Bosworth, White or South, Sarah

Last Name:   Bosworth, White (nee South)
First Name:   Sarah
Date of Birth:   8 Jun 1821, chr. 17 Mar 1822
Place of Birth:  Independent, Wickford, Essex, England
Parents – Father:   Samuel Eagle South
Parents – Mother:   Mary
Name of Spouse:   1) John Bosworth 2) Henry Fancourt White (q.v.)
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   27 Jan 1875 age 53y 7m
Place of Death:  George Town.  

Notes:   DN 1259/1875.  IGI.  She had a sister Grace, also born in Wickford, Essex. Children:

Elizabeth Jane Bosworth m. to Henry Somerset McKenzie How

Montagu White

Blanco White

Narlon Fancourt White

B, S
Jan 16, 2011

Botton or Sullivan, Mary

Last Name:   Botton (nee Sullivan)
First Name:   Mary
Date of Birth:   1813
Place of Birth:   Mitchel Town, Co. Cork, Ireland
Parents – Father:  
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:   James Botton
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   1 Apr 1866 age 53
Place of Death:  Somerset East, Cape

Notes:  DN 2582/1866.  Children, all majors:

James Witts


Sarah Ann

B, S
Apr 11, 2011

Bowles or Stratford, Maria

Last Name:   Bowles (nee Stratford)
First Name:   Maria
Date of Birth:    1818
Place of Birth:    Portarlington, Queens Co., Ireland
Parents – Father:    Robert Stratford
Parents – Mother:   Jane Jolly
Name of Spouse:   widow, not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   23 Mar 1882 age 64
Place of Death:  Cape Town.   

Notes:  DN 3499/1882.  Children:

Anna Maria Bowles

Kate Elizabeth Bowles

Edith Bowles


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