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From: "" <>
Subject: Re: [ZA-EC] WRIGHT connections
Date: Tue, 26 Sep 2006 21:50:41 +1000
This Robert BEST intrigues me - he also had a hotel in Grahamstown. I think
he was quite young when he died. I think he was born in Ireland as was my
William BEST. It is now almost 10.oopm but shall fill you in on somemore
details which Heather McAlister gave me.
With best wishes,
Lynette from OZ
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From: "valerie" <>
Sent: Tuesday, September 26, 2006 8:15 PM
Subject: Re: [ZA-EC] WRIGHT connections
> I have a Susannah LAKE, * 24 May 1833 Reedfountain who married a Robert
> BEST. This family stayed in the Dordrecht. They had 3 children & 4
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Monday, September 25, 2006 11:39 PM
> Subject: [ZA-EC] WRIGHT connections
>> Hullo Cindy,
>> I have WRIGHT in my extended family. My mother's great aunt married a
>> WRIGHT and had many WRIGHT children. They came from India (East India
>> Company)in about 1860 and lived in Cape Town. Sarah Louise (nee BEST)
>> born in Ceylon 21.03.1841 and William Chapman WRIGHT was born in Madras
>> 31.01.1829. The children lived all over SA
>> Lynette from OZ
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Cindy Binks" <>
>> To: <>
>> Sent: Monday, September 25, 2006 7:55 PM
>> Subject: [ZA-EC] RESEARCH INTERESTS
>>> Dear List
>>> I am researching the following families with connections to the Eastern
>>> GREENWOOD - Cornwall - Devon- Surrey-Middlesex- Port Elizabeth -
>>> Transvaal - Durban (In SA about 1850 - current). Extended families IN
>>> South Africa -COLBY, CROWTHER, DAND, GARDNER, HALL, HUMAN, HISCOX,
>>> HONEYSETT, JENKINS, KNIGHT, LARDNER,MACGILLIVRAY, MILTON, PICKETT,
>>> TUCKETT, YOUNGHUSBAND.
>>> PASSMORE - Devon, England to Grahamstown and later Cedarville,
>>> Queenstown, Port Elizabeth, Tarkastad, the Transvaal and Natal (1836 to
>>> Extended families - BAGLEY, BAKER,BAXTER, BEHRENS, BISSETT, BLAKE,
>>> BRIGG, BRUTON, COLLING, EDWARDS, GASKELL,GODDARD, GOLDMAN, HARVARD,
>>> HENDERSON, JATHO, KIRKPATRICK, MCKENZIE, O'BERG, PROCTOR, ROBINSON,
>>> SALES, SCHRODEL, SIBBALD, STRACHAN, SWART, TITTERTON, WATSON,
>>> OTHER SURNAME INTERESTS:
>>> BINKS - North Yorkshire - Co. Durham - Surrey- Kalk Bay - Transvaal -
>>> Durban (Extended families - BARBOUR, BENTLEY, DIBB, FOLEY, FREEMAN,
>>> HIGGINS, KELLY, LEWIS, MCKENZIE, MINNAAR, RAYMOND, SMITH (Cecilia
>>> Jacoba), STENT, TILLING, TREIWIS, WILKE.
>>> HILL, Winifred Alma (Australia to South Africa) married Arthur THOMPSON.
>>> LEWIS - Berkshire to South Africa (1920)
>>> RADLEY, William (Thomas) - England to Cape Colony, later Graaff-Reinet,
>>> Murraysburg, Orange Free State and Transvaal (1806 - Current)
>>> ROWLINSON - Cheshire - Johannesburg (Early 1900's).
>>> RUSSELL - Scotland - Randfontein (Early 20th Century) - Extended
>>> Families - HENDERSON,JENNINGS, LEAITY, THOMPSON, WRIGHT.
>>> SEPP - Germany - England - Transvaal (Early 1900's) - Extended
>>> Families -BENN, MCCARTNEY, DOUGALL, HEWITT (Cheshire), KORTE
>>> (Braunschweig/King Williams Town), MUIR, ODGERS, ROWLINSON,
>>> THOMPSON, John - Scotland married Hester Susanna BEKKER - Cape Colony,
>>> Orange Free State (Heilbron) - Extended Families -RUSSELL, VEENSTRA,
>>> Kind Regards,
>>> Cindy Binks
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