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From: "Steve Hayes" <>
Subject: Re: [ZA] Funny question.
Date: Thu, 10 Feb 2005 22:25:02 +0200
On 9 Feb 2005 at 19:46, Colin wrote:
> My ggrandfather was born in Glasgow and emigrated to South Africa in 1876. He
> met and married his wife here and they had 7 children over the years, He never
> returned to Britain and never gave up his British citizanship. He died in 1931
> and is buried in the local cemetery in Port Elizabeth. SA.
> In 1931, SA was still part of the British commonwealth.
> My Question is: Would the British authorities have been notified of the death
> of one of their citizens in South Africa?
Probably not, unless he had property in Britain referred to in his will.
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