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Ballantyne, Sarah Muirhead

Last Name:    Ballantyne or Simmons
First Name:    Sarah Muirhead
Date of Birth:    1826
Place of Birth:   Scotland
Parents – Father:     unknown
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:   1) Robert Ballantyne died about 1846  2) James Benjamin Simmons, died about 1868
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     13 June 1904 age 78
Place of Death:    Alice, Cape

Notes:  Cape DN 1937 image 517.  Children, one son by 1st marriage:

Robert Anderson Ballantyne, major

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Ross, Robert

Last Name:        Ross
First Name:       Robert
Date of Birth:     1865
Place of Birth:    Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland
Parents – Father:     Alexander Ross
Parents – Mother:    Agnes Ross nee Young
Name of Spouse:    Maria Ross nee Nelson
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     4 June 1904 age 39
Place of Death:    Glasgow, Scotland

Notes:  Cape DN 1834 image 514.   Children:

Three girls an one boy, names not known

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Butler, Edward Mockett

Last Name:       Butler
First Name:      Edward Mockett
Date of Birth:    1844
Place of Birth:    Mowbray, Cape
Parents – Father:    Henry Butler
Parents – Mother:    Margaret Butler, born Spiers, q.v.
Name of Spouse:    Rebecca Jemima Elizabeth Butler,born Parkinson
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     17 June 1904 age 60
Place of Death:    Mowbray, Cape

Notes:  Cape DN  1926 image 505. Children:

Edward Parkinson Butler, major

Maud Butler, major

Edit Butler, major

Rose Cathrine Butler, major

Laura Butler, minor

Richard James Butler, major

Beatrice Miriam Butler, minor

Clement Charles Butler, minor

Spencer Butler, minor

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Capes, Samuel James

Last Name:     Capes
First Name:    Samuel James
Date of Birth:      1872
Place of Birth:    Swellendam, Cape
Parents – Father:    Henry Capes
Parents – Mother:   Maria Capes born Hops
Name of Spouse:   Frances Capes, born Williams
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    7 July 1904 age 31 years 7 months
Place of Death:  Kenilworth, Cape

Notes:  Cape DN 1918 image 493. Children:

Frances Maria, 10 years

Ellis May, 9 years

Samuel James, 6 years

Areni Annie, 4 years

Margaret Dorethea, 2 years

Edith Wilhelmina, 6 months

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Coffee, William

Last Name:    Coffee
First Name:    William
Date of Birth:     1867
Place of Birth:    London, England
Parents – Father:    William Coffee
Parents – Mother:   Jane Coffee
Name of Spouse:   Emily Coffee, born Crace
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    15 March 1902 age 34 years and about 5 months
Place of Death:  Cape Town

Notes:  Cape DN 1917 image 492.   Children:

Lily Emily Jane Coffee, 9 years

William Harold Coffee, 8 years

Mabel Ellen Coffee, 7 years

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Abercromby, Alexander

Last Name:     Abercromby
First Name:     Alexander
Date of Birth:    1838
Place of Birth:   Cape Town
Parents – Father:    James Abercromby
Parents – Mother:   Magdalen Elizabeth Abercromby
Name of Spouse:   Esther Susanna Abercromby
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     30 May 1904 age 66 years 1 month
Place of Death:    in railway carriage near Slough, Bucks., England

Notes:  DN 1910 image 485.  Medical practitioner. Children, majors:

Helen Magdelen

Esther Susanna Constance

Aletta Elizabeth

Alexander Sherriff

James Alexander

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Sheffield, Jane

Last Name:       Sheffield
First Name:      Jane
Date of Birth:     1821
Place of Birth:    Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Parents – Father:     Thomas Stokes
Parents – Mother:    Louisa Stokes, born Yarnell
Name of Spouse:     widow of John Sheffield died 7 October 1889, q.v.
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     5 July 1904 age 83 years 6 months
Place of Death:    Grahamstown, Cape

Notes:  Cape DN 1903 image 476.  Children, majors:

George Sheffield – Johannesburg

Emma Sheffield – Grahamstown

Mary Jane Allcock, born Sheffield, deceased – Grahamstown

Harriett Webb, born Sheffield, deceased – Durban

Thomas Sheffield, died 13 February 1904 leaving 9 daughters, 3 of whom are majors

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Hill, William Henry

Last Name:      Hill
First Name:     William Henry
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:    Robben Island, Cape
Parents – Father:   Henry Austen Hill
Parents – Mother:   Maria Lydia Hill, born Haslem
Name of Spouse:   Elizabeth Caroline Hill
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     6 July 1904 age 37 years 6 months
Place of Death:   Tamboers Kloof, cape

Notes:  Cape DN 1894 image 468.  Children, minors:

William Henry Austen Hill

Cecil Charlse Hill

Victor Alexander Hill

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Scrimgeour, James

Last Name:       Scrimgeour
First Name:      James
Date of Birth:     about 1850
Place of Birth:    Dundee, Scotland
Parents – Father:     James Scrimgeour
Parents – Mother:    Helen Scrimgeour, born Webster
Name of Spouse:    Martha Scrimgeour, born Porter
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    about 9 or 10 October 1902 age 52 or 53
Place of Death:  Dundee, Scotland

Notes:  Cape DN 1891 image 465.   Children:

James Webster Scrimgeour, major

Robert Porter Scrimgeour, major

Jeanie Henning Scrimgeour, minor

Hannah Scrimgeour, minor

John Scrimgeour, minor

James Webster

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Warner, Minnie Lucy

Last Name:        Warner, born Arnot
First Name:       Minnie Lucy
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:     Bethelsdorp, dist. Port Elizabeth
Parents – Father:      David Arnot
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:    widow of Thomas George Warner, died 10 May 1901, q.v.
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:      23 June 1904 age 81 years 2 months
Place of Death:    Burghersdorp, Cape

Notes:  Cape DN 1886 image 460.  Children, majors:

Cathrine Lucy Bruce

Emily Eliza Warner

David Arnot Warner

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