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From: "Keith Meintjes" <>
Subject: [SOUTH-AFRICA] Lookups - Swellendam "Overberg Origins"
Date: Sun, 18 Dec 2011 00:26:44 -0500
"Overberg Origins" was published in 1988. It says it "aims to record the
stamvaders and descendants of those families in this old town who were not
included by C.C. de Villiers in his genealogical classic ..."
Here is a list of the families included in "Overberg Origins":
It looks like we do not have any of your people. But, I must say, for those
included, the genealogies are quite nice.
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Received: Sat, 17 Dec 2011 11:45:11 PM EST
From: "Nolene Lossau" <>
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Subject: Re: [SOUTH-AFRICA] Keith's Holiday Lookups - Swellendam
I would appreciate lookup in
Overberg Origins. The English-Speaking Swellendam Families. Edmund
I have the following "English" families in my direct line who were based in
DAVIES - Thomas & Sophia (CHILDS)from London - arrived circa 1826 - 1828 -
My direct line is Francis DAVIES, Thomas's son who married Catharina
LAMBERT (Irish origin) - William & Johanna (CLARK) - I have never been able
to find baptisms for any of their children - I think they may have been
Related names (not my direct line) in Swellendam are:
Any bits of info on these name will be greatly appreciated. I have full set
of SAG volumes and have extracted all I can from them...........
From: Keith Meintjes [mailto:]
Sent: 17 December 2011 08:23 AM
To: SA List
Subject: [SOUTH-AFRICA] Keith's Holiday Lookups
As I have done in many years past, I am pleased to offer genealogy advice
lookups over the holiday season. Here are some of my newest sources:
Voortrekkerstamouers 1835-1845 by Jan C. Visagie. 2nd Edition. This is a
truly outstanding work. My admiration for Prof. Visagie has no bounds.
British Settlers in Natal 1824- 1857 by Shelagh O'Byrne Spencer. 7 volumes,
Acutts in Africa by Yvonne Miller. I have a second copy of this book, in
good condition, for sale.
Rudman Register and related families. Erasmus, Pote, Kirch
van Lingen Stamregister
Die Familie Bruwer, Fayers Marie Williams
Overberg Origins. The English-Speaking Swellendam Families. Edmund H.
The Murray Family Registry 1794 - 1977. Caroline Murray.
Van Riga tot Drakenstein, die Verhaal van Eduart Christiaan Haumann en sy
Nasate, Riel Hauman
Geslagsregister Coertse(n), Prof. Dr. PJ Coertze
Heatlies in South Africa, Charles Hugo Heatlie
Rabie - Rabe, Grebe, Rabe and Rabie
Die Neethlings in Suid-Afrika, EM Neethling
1820 Settler James Mundell and his Descendants, Hilda Mary Corrin
Die Familie Krige, JD Krige
Kalm Maar Koppig, Die Familie BOJE en Aanverwante Families, JG (John) Boje.
Let me know. Please be as specific as you can.
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