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Feb 10, 2010

Kidd, Thomas

Last Name:  Kidd
First Name:  Thomas
Date of Birth:  1787
Place of Birth:  England
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Marriage Date:
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Date of Death:  21 Jun 1843
Place of Death:  Cogmanskloof, South Africa.

Notes:  Hayhurst’s party of 1820 settlers.  DN 6200/1843. Two children left behind in England: 

Burton Kidd and John Kidd both chr. 3 Oct 1813 Pear Tree Inhamite, Kendal, Westmorland, England

Mar 25, 2012

Kidger, James Edward


Last Name:    Kidger
First Name:    James Edward
Date of Birth:   2 Apr 1836 chr. 03 Aug 1836
Place of Birth:   Ashby de la Zouch, Leiceser, England
Parents – Father:   Joseph Kidger
Parents – Mother:   Anne
Name of Spouse:   Hannah Charlotte Scanlen who d. 5 Jul 1883
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    25 Jul 1897
Place of Death:  Cradock, Cape

Notes:   DN 2048/1897.  IGI.  Children:

Beatrice Josephine

Annie Scanlen Kidger

Mary Gertrude m. to Richard Hollings Rose

Sarah Florence m. to Charles Ernest Lord Durant

Richard Armitage Kidger

Cecil Edward

Rosa, majors

Jessie Ayr Clarissa b. 6 Jan Jan 1877 

Louisa Elizabeth b. 1 Oct 1880

D, K
Mar 21, 2011

Kidson or Denton, Sarah Senior

Last Name:   Kidson (nee Denton)
First Name:   Sarah Senior
Date of Birth:   23 Aug 1823
Place of Birth:  Bathurst, Cape
Parents – Father:   William Denton (q.v.)
Parents – Mother:   Mary
Name of Spouse:  Frederick Kidson
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   12 Apr 1877 age 53
Place of Death:  nr. Fort Beaufort, Cape  

Notes:   DN 4133/1877.  Children:

John Charlton Kidson

Frederick Henry

Anna Maria, majors

Clement, minor

Samuel Dell, minor

Herbert Fenning, minor

Cuthbert Edward, minor

Jan 9, 2018

Kidson, Christoffel

Last Name:    Kidson
First Name:   Christoffel
Date of Birth:     1842
Place of Birth:    Cradock, Cape Colony
Parents – Father:   F. Kidson
Parents – Mother:   Hester
Name of Spouse:  H. Kidson
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    28 Feb 1890 age 48
Place of Death:   ”Driefontein,” WW.Rand, Goudelder, SAR

Notes:   Transvaal DN 5962 F#7805517 image 550.  Children:

Johen b. 15 Jan 1868

Esther Harnie b. Kidson, b. 24 May 1870

Michael b. 15 Aug 1874

Christoffel b. 26 Aug 1876

Emily b. 21 Sep 1881

Alwinah Jane Fredrica b. 27 July 1888

Annie Christina b. 21 Aug 1890

Nov 12, 2010

Kidson, Fenning Parke

Last Name:   Kidson
First Name:   Fenning Parke
Date of Birth:   1826
Place of Birth:  Willson’s Party, District of Bathurst, Cape
Parents – Father:   William Kidson (q.v.)
Parents – Mother:   Anna Maria Parke
Name of Spouse:   M. A.
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  6 Aug 1857 age 30y 11m
Place of Death:  Cape   

Notes:   DN 4635/1857.  Children, both minors:

Fenning Pratt Kidson

Marianne Elizabeth Kidson

May 8, 2012

Kidson, Frederick Dodd


Last Name:    Kidson
First Name:    Frederick Dodd
Date of Birth:   chr. 15 May 1816
Place of Birth:  Saint Mary Bermondsey, London, England
Parents – Father:    William Kidson (1820 settler, q.v.)
Parents – Mother:   Anna Maria
Name of Spouse:   1) Tabatha Catherine Rawlinson d. 5 Feb 1846 2) Sarah Senior Denton d. 12 Apr 1877
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   2 Dec 1898 age 82y 9m 22d
Place of Death:  Dordrecht

Notes:   DN 453/1899.  Children:

1st marriage:

William Frederick


2nd marriage:

John Charlton

Anna Maria m. to Sydney Rippon


Samuel Dell

Cuthbert Edward

Aug 23, 2018

Kidson, Joseph

Last Name:    Kidson
First Name:    Joseph
Date of Birth:    1840
Place of Birth:   Grahamstown,Cape
Parents – Father:    Frederick Dodd Kidson, q.v.
Parents – Mother:   Sarah Kidson
Name of Spouse:    Annie Sophia Kidson
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     1 June 1903 age 62 years 6 months
Place of Death:    Kidsons Rest, div. Elliott, Cape

Notes:  Cape DN 2953 image 1631.  Children:

Herbert Fenning Kidson, major

Esther Johanna Moore, born Kidson, married to Edward John Moore

Tabatha Catherine Kidson, age 16

Nicolas James Kidson, age 14

Sophia Edith Kidson, 14 years

Ernest Kidson, 11 years

Rawlinson Joseph Kidson, 8 years

Jan 28, 2018

Kidson, Reuben Joseph

Last Name:     Kidson
First Name:   Reuben Joseph
Date of Birth:    1853
Place of Birth:   Kingwilliamstown, Cape Colony
Parents – Father:   Joseph Park. Kidson
Parents – Mother:  Mary
Name of Spouse:     Jessie Alicia Kidson, b. Chambers
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:      11 Oct 1896 age 43
Place of Death:    New Primrose, G.M.M.

Notes:  Transvaal DN 11844  F#7805555 image 787.  Children:

Evaline May, m. to William Thomas

Lilian age 20

Hilda 19 years

Melville 14 years

Hilton Mansfield 11 years

Alice Victoria 3 years

Lucy 1 year

Feb 10, 2010

Kidson, William

Last Name:  Kidson
First Name:  William
Date of Birth:  11 Dec 1784
Place of Birth:  Staindrop, Durham, England
Parents – Father:  Thomas Kidson
Parents – Mother:  Margaret
Name of Spouse:   Ann Maria Parke b. 1787
Marriage Date:�
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  27 May 1869 age 84y 5m 17d
Place of Death:  Knackoon, East London, Cape

Notes:  Willson’s party of 1820 settlers.  DN 5477/1869, 3677/1867, 4635/1857.  IGI. Children: 

Mary Ann 1808 m. Thomas Hartley d. 4 Jul 1867 age 59 Bathurst (q.v.)
Amelia Mary chr. 18 Aug 1811 St. Mary St. Marylebone, London m. Russey
Frederick Dodd chr. 15 May 1816 St. Mary St. Marylebone
Emma Whitcomb chr. 8 Nov 1818 St. Mary Magdalene Bermondsey, London (q.v.)
Thomas 1819 d. 20 Jul 1820 at Willson’s party location age 1 year
Fenning Parke b. 1827 m. “M.A.” and d. 6 Aug 1857 age 30y 11 m (q.v.)
Dick Dodd
Joseph Parke
Elizabeth Sarah
Anna Maria.

Feb 10, 2010

Kidwell, Alexander

Last Name:  Kidwell
First Name:  Alexander
Date of Birth:  1781
Place of Birth:  of London, England
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Parents – Mother:
Spouse:  Phebe Tubb b. 1787
Marriage Date:  9 Oct 1816
Marriage Place:  Christ Church Greyfriars Newgate, London, England
Date of Death:  1844
Place of Death:  Grahamstown, Cape

Notes:  Holder’s party of 1820 settlers.  IGI.  Children: 

Richard Thomas b. 1821 Salem m. Mary, was killed in 1861
Charles James b. 9 Sep 1824 m. Caroline Newhouse Beal
Alexander Josiah b. 28 Jun 1828 m. 1853 Sarah Miller, and d. 31 Oct 1889
Alfred Benjamin b. 5 Feb 1831 m. 1851 Lucy Mary Ann Lydia Hescot Curle.

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