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F, V
Aug 22, 2012

Fitchet or van Zyl, Eileen


Last Name:          Fitchet (nee van Zyl)
First Name:         Eileen
Date of Birth:      1883
Place of Birth:     Swellendam, Cape
Parents – Father:    van Zyl
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:  William Joseph Fitchet
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:       31 Jul 1900 age 17
Place of Death:     Kimberley, Cape

Notes:  DN 3032/1900.  One child, a minor:

Anthony Albert Fitchet

F, V
Mar 12, 2012

Francis or Vowles, Sarah Ann


Last Name:    Francis (nee Vowles)
First Name:   Sarah Ann
Date of Birth:    1852
Place of Birth:   Glastonbury, England
Parents – Father:   William Vowles
Parents – Mother:   Jane
Name of Spouse:   Edwin Francis
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   23 Oct 1896 age 44y 9m
Place of Death:  Stormberg Junction.

Notes:   DN 2983/1896.  Children, minors:

William Alfred

Elizabeth Jane

Edwin John

G, V
Aug 14, 2012

Gordon or van Boom, Sarah Jacoba


Last Name:    Gordon (nee van Boom)
First Name:     Sarah Jacoba
Date of Birth:    1823
Place of Birth:   Cape Town
Parents – Father:   Josephus van Boom
Parents – Mother:  Sarah Balie
Name of Spouse:   widow Benjamin Gordon d. 11 Jul 1892
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    30 Jul 1900 age 77y 4m
Place of Death:  Somerset West.

Notes:   DN 2806/1900.  Children:

David Benjamin Gordon





Sarah m. to Abraham P. du Plessis

H, V
Jul 22, 2012

Hall or Vinke, Elizabeth Eliza


Last Name:    Hall (nee Vinke)
First Name:   Elizabeth Eliza
Date of Birth:   1841

Place of Birth:   Barnes Hill, Kingwilliamstown
Parents – Father:   John Vinke
Parents – Mother:   Nota
Name of Spouse:   Mr. Hall (divorced)
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   12 Jul 1899 age abt 58
Place of Death:  Klipdrift, Cape

Notes:   DN 2533/1899.  Children:

Margaret Elizabeth Hall



Thomas, majors

William, minor

Frank, minor

B, H, V
Apr 19, 2011

Hefer, Von Kleist, or Bacon, Emma

Last Name:   Hefer, Von Kleist (nee Bacon)
First Name:    Emma
Date of Birth:   15 Jun 1835 chr. 8 Nov 1835
Place of Birth:   Independent, Great Coggeshall, Essex, England
Parents – Father:   Joseph Bacon
Parents – Mother:   Mary
Name of Spouse:   1) Walter Hefer (dec) 2) Gustav Adolph Von Kleist
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   4 Jul 1882 age 42
Place of Death:  Colchester, Essex, England   

Notes:   DN 4733/1882.  Children:

Amiel Walter Hefer, major

Walter Hefer, major

Henry Von Kleist, minor

Edward Von Kleist, minor

Emma Von Kleist, minor

Leonard Von Kleist, minor

H, V
Aug 24, 2010

Hinton or Viney, Sarah

Last Name:   Hinton (nee Viney)
First Name:   Sarah
Date of Birth:   chr. 5 Mar 1787
Place of Birth:  St. Mary Wilton by Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
Parents – Father:  George Viney
Parents – Mother:  Phebe
Spouse:   1) Richard Hinton (q.v.) 2) Mitford 3) Samuel Hayward
Marriage Date:   1) 23 Jan 1809
Marriage Place:  St.Mary Wilton, Wiltshire, England
Date of Death:   13 Oct 1841 age 49
Place of Death:  Bathurst, Cape   

Notes:  James party of 1820 settlers from Wiltshire.  IGI.  DN 5284.1/2/1841, 1081/1851, 5300/1877, 5019/1878.  Children:

by 1st husband:

Rebecca Hinton

George Hinton

Leonard Hinton

by 2nd husband:

Clara Mitford, major

Arabella Mitford, minor

H, V
Aug 5, 2012

Houston or van Wyke, Lena


Last Name:     Houston (nee van Wyke)
First Name:    Lena
Date of Birth:   1870
Place of Birth:  Griqualand East.
Parents – Father:    Willem John van Wyke
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:   Alexander Houston
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    5 Feb 1900 age 29y 7m
Place of Death:  Gordon, Griqualand East.

Notes:   DN 1726/1900.  Children, minors:

Alexander Robert





N, V
Feb 22, 2011

Noble or Verrill, Mary Ann

Last Name: Noble (nee Verrill)
First Name: Mary Ann
Date of Birth: chr. 17 Nov1844
Place of Birth: Mayfield, Sussex, England
Parents – Father: Thomas Verrall
Parents – Mother: Mary
Name of Spouse: James Rhodes Noble
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death: 29 Aug 1873 age 29
Place of Death: Knysna, Cape

Notes: DN 9728/1873. IGI. Children:

George Francis

O, V
Aug 22, 2010

Orchard or Vippand, Ellen

Last Name:   Orchard or Vippand (nee Vippand)
First Name:   Ellen
Date of Birth:   1812
Place of Birth:  Cork, Ireland
Parents – Father:  Arthur Vippand
Parents – Mother:  Ann
Spouse:   James Orchard, publican
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   19 May 1841 age 29
Place of Death:  Wynberg, Cape   

Notes:  DN 4851/1841.  Richard Vippand, brother of deceased registered the notice. Children, both minors:

James Orchard

Ann Orchard

Apr 17, 2018

Skaife, Margaret

Last Name:     Skaife, b. Vickers
First Name:    Margaret
Date of Birth:      1865
Place of Birth:     Manchester, Lancashire, England
Parents – Father:    Alexander Vickers, q.v. [V-269]
Parents – Mother:  Margaret Learmouth
Name of Spouse:   Samuel Croft Skaife
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:       28 July 1895 age 30
Place of Death:     Bloemfontein, OFS

Notes:  Orange Free State DN V-602 image 664. Children, all minors:

Irene Maud Skaife

Gladys Elizabeth Skaife

Dorothy Margaret Skaife

Edna Alice Skaife

Hilda Clara Skaife



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