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From: "Lynn MacLeod" <>
Subject: Re: [ZA-IB] TWYCROSS
Date: Mon, 3 Nov 2003 11:01:57 +1300
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To add... from British Residents at the Cape
1795-1819 -Peter Philip
2/7/1814 bapt (Rev. Hewett) of their daughter Louisa
Elizabeth, born 26/5/1814
27/4/1817 bapt (Rev. Hough) of their daughter Elizabeth
Frederica, born 15/3/1817, died 11/6/1817
13/4/1820 bapt. (Rev. Dennis) of their son Robert Louis
27/6/1820 Stephen & family with servant (Elizabeth Britton)
permission to leave in 'Weymouth' for London
17/1/1828 will signed by Stephen of Cape Town, merchant.
Executors include Geo. Twycross. Beneficiaries: his mother
(£150pa), his separated wife Martha (£75pa) his children
Louisa Elizabeth and William Stephen.
28/6/1828 codicil - £600 to his widowed sister, Mary
Donnollan and 'half share that I now possess in Kalk Bay
Fishery', valued at £450, to his nephew, Geo. Twycross.
19/9/1828 inventory (41 pages) of his house in 59 Long Street
----- Original Message -----
From: "Sarah" <>
Sent: Monday, November 03, 2003 10:30 AM
Subject: [ZA-IB] TWYCROSS
> Dear Peter
> The earliest record of a TWYCROSS in South Africa seems to be Stephen
> TWYCROSS who applied to remain in the colony in 1807. With a Hamilton
> ROSS he seems to have been involved with shipping, transporting around
> the coast and importing goods. He appears to have died in 1828, his will
> in 1828 was filed in 1828. By 1833 there was problems with the trustee
> in his will.
> In 1828 there was a George TWYCROSS who wanted to seal on Robben Island.
> He married Gertruida Catharina RICHERT, as there is a will in 1830 which
> was filed in 1850. By 1845 he was removing guano from Dyers Island.
> George died in 1858, there is a DN listed.
> George John TWYCROSS died in 1876 (perhaps a son of George TWYCROSS)
> Mary Jane TwyCROSS nee Mualoney died in 1889
> Mary Rosina TWYCROSS, widow of Stephen Jervis TWYCROSS Liquidation and
> distribution, first account in 1895.
> Hannah TWYCROSS born CHARTERS, Mortgage Bond 1897 and seperately Charles
> James Richert TWYCROSS mortgage bond 1897. Charles died in 1902
> George Twycrosse Blenkins TWYCROSS mortgate bond in 1899. Estate papers
> in 1922.
> Harriet Wilhelmina Charlotte TWYCROSS death notice 1901
> TWYCROSS CJR Papers RE 1901
> General Desptatches. Application from Jervis TWYCROSS for a colonial
> naval cadetship 1902.
> All the above appeared in the Cape Archives of NAAIRS.
> For RAINE there were 2, Henry RAINES alias Henry THOMPSON death notice
> in 1860.
> Herbert Percy RAINES Death Notice in 1911.
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