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From: Dalene Oertel <>
Subject: Re: EA JOUBERT (Born CHURCH)
Date: Wed, 23 Feb 2000 20:02:40 +0200

Hi Hope Family and friends,

Thanks for all the information on the CHURCH family. Thanks to you my
database is starting to look better. I have "South African Genealogies"
Vol. 1 - 5. It helps a lot but in many cases it just does not go far enough
and sometimes there is a factor of doubt. It is always nice to get more
information from the friends on this list. "South African Genealogies"
gives you the skeleton, the friends on this list give you the flesh. Peter
Church has been of great assistance in this particular case.

Dalene Oertel.

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From: Hope Family <>
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Sent: Wednesday, February 23, 2000 9:52 AM
Subject: Re: EA JOUBERT (Born CHURCH)

> Dalene Oertel wrote:
> 1) I also have Fanny Jane Brummer (born CHURCH 14 March 1865 - 22 Dec
> who was married to Pieter Wouter Brummer (2 March 1864 - 14 May 1931). Do
> you know anything about the parents of Fanny Jane?
> In "South African Genealogies" Volume 1, there is a Fanny Jane CHURCH,
> sister of EA. Fanny was however born on 15 May 1865. There is a slight
> variation in the date of birth, but I personally NEVER rely heavily on the
> accuracy of this source.
> Even the Lovemore family tree that was compiled by my father, Brian, is
> recorded as being submitted by "David of Grahamstown". David was his
> brother, but certainly not of Grahamstown! My parents were the only
> Lovemore's in the Grahamstown district! That is only one of many, many
> errors in the book, but in spite of all, it is a wonderful resource.
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