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Aug 30, 2018
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Veitch, James

Last Name:     Veitch
First Name:    James
Date of Birth:     1865
Place of Birth:    Holborn, London, England
Parents – Father:    Robert Veitch
Parents – Mother:    Emily Veitch
Name of Spouse:      Esther Veitch
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     1 Nov 1903 age 38 years 6 months
Place of Death:   Beaufort West, Cape

Notes:  Cape DN 3509 image 138.  Children:

Robert Howard Veitch, minor

F, V
Mar 12, 2012
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Venables or Francis, Amelia

 

Last Name:   Venables (nee Francis
First Name:   Amelia
Date of Birth:   1812
Place of Birth:   England
Parents – Father:    Thomas Francis (1820 settler, q.v.)
Parents – Mother:   Elizabeth
Name of Spouse:   widow of John Venables; she md.2) Wegnear
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   11 Oct 1896 age 84
Place of Death:  Grahamstown, Cape

Notes:   DN 2957/1896.  Children, all by 1st husband:

Sarah

Daniel

John Hunt Venables

Josiah

Thomas

William

Mar 14, 2010
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Venables, Daniel

Last Name:               Venables
First Name:              Daniel
Date of Birth:          1779
Place of Birth:         Flintshire, Wales
Parents – Father:   John Venables
Parents – Mother:  Ann
Spouse:                    Jane Hunt  b. 1782
Marriage Date:     4 May 1800
Marriage Place:  Whitmore, Stafford, England
Date of Death:     5 Sep 1833 age 56
Place of Death:    Grahamstown, Cape

Notes:   Liversage’s party of 1820 settlers.  DN 331/1834, 8281/1845, 1137/1880, 7492/1879.  Children: 

John born 1803 chr. 5 Nov 1809 Newcastle under Lyme, Staffs. d. 6 Nov 1845 age 42 (6 children)
Sarah b. 1807 England m.William Ennis, d. 15 Dec 1880 age 75y 8m Grahamstown (2 adopted children)
Elizabeth chr. 5 Nov 1809 Newcastle under Lyme
Thomas b. 1811 d. 9 Dec 1872 age 63 Diamond Fields (q.v.)
Eliza b. 1813.

Aug 1, 2010
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Venables, Frederick

Last Name:             Venables
First Name:            Frederick
Date of Birth:          abt. 1810  (illegitimate)
Place of Birth:       Cape of Good Hope Colony
Parents – Father:  William Ferrer Venables (q.v.)
Parents – Mother: Sophia Christina Acknout (deceased by 1834)
Spouse:                    unmarried
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:        21 Dec 1834
Place of Death:      Cape Town

 Notes:  DN 553/1834.

Aug 21, 2012
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Venables, Joseph

 

Last Name:            Venables
First Name:           Joseph
Date of Birth:        1785
Place of Birth:      Sheerness, Kent, England
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:  Margaretha Johanna Petronella Roselt, age 16
Marriage Date:      9 Jun 1811
Marriage Place:    Cape Town
Date of Death:
Place of Death:

Notes:  “British Residents at the Cape 1785-1819,” p. 437.  Captain 83rd Regt. Foot, served at Cape 1806-1812.

Apr 5, 2011
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Venables, Thomas

Last Name:   Venables
First Name:    Thomas
Date of Birth:    1811
Place of Birth:   England
Parents – Father:    Daniel Venables (q.v.)
Parents – Mother:  Jane Hunt
Name of Spouse:    widower, name not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     9 Dec 1872 age 63
Place of Death:   Diamond Fields.   

Notes:   DN 7492/1879.  Children, all majors:

Thomas

Daniel

Aug 21, 2012
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Venables, William Ferrar

 

Last Name:                    Venables
First Name:                  William Ferrar
Date of Birth:               chr. 10 Nov 1776
Place of Birth:             St. Andrew Holborn, London, England
Parents – Father:      John Venables
Parents – Mother:    Mary
Name of Spouse:     Maria Drew of Heynsted (Wanstead?) England
Marriage Date:         26 Feb 1804
Marriage Place:       Cape Town
Date of Death:
Place of Death:

Notes:  “British Residents at the Cape 1785-1819,” p. 437-8.  He arrived at the Cape 1796 and was a shopkeeper.  Brother of Hugh Ferrar Venables, master mariner. IGI.  Children:

Maria Martha Venables chr. 27 Feb 1806 Cape Town

Mary Ann Venables chr. 16 May 1808 Cape Town

Elizabeth Venables chr. 17 Feb 1810 Cape Town

Georgiana Stella Venables

Aug 1, 2010
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Venables, William Ferrer

Last Name:               Venables
First Name:              William Ferrer
Date of Birth:           chr. 10 Nov 1776
Place of Birth:         St. Andrew Holborn, London, England
Parents – Father:   John Venables
Parents – Mother:  Mary
Spouse:
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:           10 Mar 1834 age 57
Place of Death:          Hole Mill, Cape

 Notes:  DN 8/1834.  IGI.  Children:

Martha Maria, over 21 in 1834

Marianne Eliza, over 21 in 1834

Georgiana, over 21 in 1834.

B, V
Apr 14, 2012
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Venn or Batty, Lucy Ann

 

Last Name:    Venn (nee Batty)
First Name:    Lucy Ann
Date of Birth:   18 Dec 1845 chr. 29 Dec 1847
Place of Birth:   St. Leonards, Shoreditch, London, England
Parents – Father:    Joshua Batty
Parents – Mother:   Ann
Name of Spouse:   widow of Thomas Venn
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   2 Oct 1898 age 47
Place of Death:  Frere Hospital, Cape

Notes:   DN 3077/1898.  IGI.  Children, all mionors:

Violet Ellen Edna, deceased

Grace Rosalie Venn

Clara Theodor Ann Venn

Una Beatrice Josephine Venn

Henry Spencer Batty Venn

Nov 6, 2010
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Venn, James

Last Name:   Venn
First Name:   James
Date of Birth:   1824
Place of Birth:   England
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:   Priscilla Lane
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   27 Oct 1856 age 32
Place of Death:   Graaff Reinet, Cape   

Notes:   DN 4253/1856.  One child, a minor:

Charles Joseph Robert Venn

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