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From: Richard Ball <>
Subject: Re: [SOUTH-AFRICA] De Bruen/ De Bruijn /De Bruyn/ De Bruin
Date: Mon, 9 Oct 2006 13:34:47 +0100
CDB> It indicates that he was employed by the Company at the end of
CDB> February 1692 in Amsterdam and arrived in the Cape during the
CDB> winter of 1692.
What is it that indicates the above?
CDB> It is also recorded that he descended from Vredenburg,although
CDB> there is no such name in Nederlands.It is postulated that
CDB> Vredenburg could have been a cluster of houses and monastery in
CDB> the previously known barony van Breda.
By whom and on what grounds?
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