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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

B, S
Mar 25, 2011

Bown or Spink, Maria

Last Name:   Bown (nee Spink)
First Name:   Maria
Date of Birth:   1842
Place of Birth:   Cork, Ireland
Parents – Father:    Robert Spink
Parents – Mother:   Mary Ann
Name of Spouse:   widow of Mr. Bown
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   18 May 1878 age 35y 6m 19d
Place of Death:  Kingwilliamstown, Cape  

Notes:   DN 5458/1878.  One child:

William James Bown, age 11y


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