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C, J, W
Aug 24, 2012

Cramer, James or Wilkinson, Georgina Sarah Kirton


Last Name:               Cramer, James (nee Wilkinson)
First Name:              Georgina Sarah Kirton
Date of Birth:           1865
Place of Birth:          Korverhoek, dist. Caledon
Parents – Father:    Joseph Joshua Wilkinson
Parents – Mother:  Magdalena van As
Name of Spouse:   1) div. from 1st husband, James, abt 8 years ago  2) Louis Cramer
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:          6 Oct 1900 age 35y 8m 22d
Place of Death:        Cape

Notes:   DN 3665/’1900.  No children by present husband (he had 4 children by his former wife).  She had several children by her first husband, all of whom died in infancy except for:

John Joseph James, b. 13 Oct 1882

C, M, W
Jul 15, 2012

Curlewis, Wilson or Murray, Mary


Last Name:    Curlewis or Wilson  (nee Murray)
First Name:    Mary
Date of Birth:   1831
Place of Birth:   Carlisle, Cumberland, England
Parents – Father:   Fergus Murray
Parents – Mother:    Jane
Name of Spouse:   1) William Robert Shaw Wilson d. 1857  2) Rev. J. F. Curlewis
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     28 Jun 1899 age 68
Place of Death:   Paarl, Cape

Notes:   DN 2110/1899.  Children:

1st marriage:, all majors

William James Hugh Wilson

2nd marriage:

James Frederick

John Stephen

Sarah Louise

George Edward

Robert Gray Curlewis


C, M, W
Jun 2, 2011

Cyrus, McWilliams or Whittle, Caroline


Last Name:   Cyrus, McWilliams (nee Williams)
First Name:   Caroline
Date of Birth:   1843
Place of Birth:   England
Parents – Father:    William Whittle
Parents – Mother:  Jesse
Name of Spouse:  1) Edwin W. Cyrus 2) Robert McWilliams
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    4 Jun 1878 age 35y 4m
Place of Death:  Kingwilliamstown, Cape

Notes:  DN 467/1886.  Children:

Jesse Cyrus, major, by 1st marriage

4 minors by 2nd mariage:

Thomas William McWilliams

Stafford Charles Edgar McWilliams

Charlotte Louisa McWilliams

Caroline McWilliams

D, W
Mar 2, 2012

Davies or Wharton, Eliza Ann


Last Name:   Davies (nee Wharton)
First Name:   Eliza Ann
Date of Birth:   19 Mar 1815 chr. 25 Dec 1816
Place of Birth:    Barnard Castle, Durham, England
Parents – Father:    George Wharton
Parents – Mother:   Ann
Name of Spouse:  widow of David Daveis d. 1884
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   26 Jan 1896 age 80 on March 19 last
Place of Death:   Kingwilliamstown, Cape

Notes:   DN 318/1896.  IGI.  Children, all majors:

Albert William Joseph

Elizabeth Ann

David Jeffries

Henry Lee

Louisa Maria

Edwin Owen

D, W
May 8, 2012

Day or Walton, Edith Bowerbank


Last Name:   Day or Walton
First Name:   Edith Bowerbank
Date of Birth:    1872
Place of Birth:   England
Parents – Father:    Henry Walton
Parents – Mother:   Catharine R.
Name of Spouse:    Philip Richard Day
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    16 Jan 1899 age 26y 9m
Place of Death:  Umtata

Notes:   DN 438/1899.  One son:

Philip Basil Bowerbank Day, 2 months

D, W
Aug 29, 2011

Day or Ware, Sophia


Last Name:    Day (nee Ware)
First Name:  Sophia

Date of Birth:   1840
Place of Birth:   Exeter, Devon, England
Parents – Father:   Samuel Ware
Parents – Mother:   Grace
Name of Spouse:   Richard Day
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    24 Feb 1884 age 44
Place of Death:   Cape Town.

Notes:    DN 737/1888.  Children:

Arthur Day

Alice Maria m. to F. R. Lovegrove


Nellie, majors

Frederick Richard, minor

percy, minor

May, minor

Lillie, minor

Rosey, minorl 


Apr 19, 2018

Deady, Elizabeth Ellen

Last Name:     Deady, nee White
First Name:    Elizabeth Ellen
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:   England
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:    David Daniel Deady
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     25 Aug 1897 age 41 years 6 months
Place of Death:    Wepener, OFS

Notes:  Orange Free State DN W-660 image 1285.  Children:

Jessie Evelyn Deady, minor

D, W
Oct 23, 2011

Deary or Wrede, Agnes Martha


Last Name:    Deary (nee Wrede)
First Name:   Agnes Martha
Date of Birth:   14 Jun 1833 chr. 08 Dec 1833
Place of Birth:  Saint Helen Bishopsgate, London, London, England
Parents – Father:    Herman Wrede
Parents – Mother:   Happuch Happuck
Name of Spouse:    Noah Deary
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    21 Seo 1889 age 56y 3m
Place of Death:  Kingwilliamstown, Cape

Notes:   DN 381/1890.  IGI.  One child, a minor:

Agnes May Deary

D, W
Aug 24, 2012

Distin or White, Selina


Last Name:            Distin (or White)
First Name:           Selina
Date of Birth:        1830
Place of Birth:      Grahamstown, Cape
Parents – Father:   John White
Parents – Mother:   Mary
Name of Spouse:   John Sweet Distin
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:         22 Oct 1900 age 69y 7m
Place of Death:      Middleburg, Cape

Notes:   DN 4069/1900.  Children:

Anna m. to C. L. Hernwer


Selina m. to P. Grassie



Henry Hudden

Laura m. to E. E. Martinesen

Mary, dead, was m. to J. W. Montagu

D, W
Mar 20, 2011

Dold or Witheridge, Bennetta Sarah

Last Name:   Dold (nee Witheridge)
First Name:   Bennetta Sarah
Date of Birth:   1806
Place of Birth:  England
Parents – Father:   James Witheridge (q.v.)
Parents – Mother:   Sarah Hanner
Name of Spouse:   John Matthew Dold (q.v.)
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   16 Jul 1876 age 70
Place of Death:  Grahamstown, Cape  

Notes:   DN 3762/1876.  Children:

Bennetta Sarah m. to Morgan

John Dold

Matthew Dold

Elizabeth Emma m. to Fletcher


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