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German settlers in South Africa

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  • Steve Hayes
    Two web sites dealing with German settlers in South Africa have recently been revamped and or relocated: http://www.eastlondon-labyrinth.com/germans/index.jsp
    Message 1 of 2 , Oct 23, 2009
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      Two web sites dealing with German settlers in South Africa have recently been
      revamped and or relocated:



      the latter was moved from Geocities, which is soon to close.

      Keep well,
      Steve Hayes
      Web: http://hayesfam.bravehost.com/famhist1.htm
      E-mail: shayes@...
    • Anton Dil
      Here are some names from Richard Sampson s book, So this was Lusaakas . A bit more detail on Lusaka is on my blog. The book also explains the origins of some
      Message 2 of 2 , Oct 25, 2009
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        Here are some names from Richard Sampson's book, "So this was Lusaakas". A bit more detail on Lusaka is on my blog. The book also explains the origins of some names and correspondences to newer names.


        Adshead, Professor, 1930, from London to plan town p.54, 81
        Allison, Mr. T.S., 1914, p.42-43
        Baker, S.J., 1923, p.48
        Banbury, Cecil p.19
        Banbury, Jack and wife p.17
        Bartlett, stenographer, 1930, town planning p.45
        Baxter, Dr, 1914, p.37, 41
        Beit, Alfred, 1913 fund, p.34
        Berrington, Q.T., agricultural show committee, 1913, p.33
        Bishop, Mr. (Chilanga, 1906) p.14
        Blumenthal, Herman, 1920, p.47
        Bok, Dr and Mrs, 1914, p.41
        Botha, General (prime minister, SA) 1914, p.41
        Brown, John, 1913, p.31, 33
        Brown, (N.R.P. NR Police?) p.41
        Burkitt, Mr. 1913, p.35
        Cameron, Verney Lovett (Commander), 1875, p.4
        Carinus, Mr., 1914, p.43
        Carruthers, Jack (prospector) 1902, p.10
        Cobham, Alan (flight, England to Cape and back), p.48
        Copeman, E.A. District Commissioner, Chilanga 1908 p.15, 35
        Coryndon, Major (adminstrator NW Rhodesia) p.10,14
        Counsells Hotel, later Lusaka hotel, photo 1926
        Cunliffe, Pickersgill, Cape to Cairo, 1914, p.40
        Cunningham, Major Boyd, 1914, mentions farm "Makeni", p.35, 42-43
        Da Costa, Joaquim (Sitanda, 1811) p.3
        Dean, R.B. 1917, 1959, Pauling and Company, p.12,14,15, 45, 48
        Diogo, Manoel (Batoka Plateau, 1878) p.3
        Dobree, Mr., acting governor, 1930, p.55
        Draper, Mr (assistant magistrate, Chilanga, 1912) p.25
        Dunbar, Albert, farmer 1923, named "Cairo Road", p48
        Duthie, Mr. p34
        Earl-Spurr, Col N.O., 1920, named Chelston, p.47, 88
        Erlank, S.A., named and developed Roma, p.88,
        Fairbairn, 1914 farmer, p.25
        Fairbanks (Canada or USA, suicide under attack, 1900) p.8
        Ferreira, Mr. P. 1913, p.29-33, 42
        Ferreira, Jao Baptista, 1875, p.4
        Fisher, Livingstone 1913 Fisher & Shelmerdine p.24
        Fourie, town management board, 1912, p.26
        Freitas 1853 p.3
        Francesco, Anastario 1802, 1811 p.3
        Geldenhuis, Rev, minister Dutch Reformed Church p.20
        Geldenhuys, J.J., 1906 coming north followed by about 20 Afrikaaner settlers p.14
        Gerrard, Mr. 1930, p.55
        Gibbons, Col, p.42
        Glasser, Mr. Benjamin, 1908, first business in Lusaka p.14-15, 26
        Godson, F.P. (Mazabuka, 1936) p.5
        Hall, Gibson, native commissioner, 1923, p.48
        Haslett, Sam, 1920, Lusaka, Mazabuka, Kalomo, Choma, p.47
        Hook, G.B. (Major) 1902, Victoria Falls area, p.13
        Jameson, Dr Starr, 1913, president of BSA (Sir Leander Starr Jameson?) p.33-36, 40
        Jose, Anastario 1802, 1811 p.3
        Kelsey, Captain R.N., Cape to Cairo, 1914, killed by a leopard, Serenje p.40
        Kennedy, Mr. 1930, p.55
        King, Mr. mill owner p.23, 33
        Kollenberg, Mr., second business in Lusaka / Plumtree, 1909, p.14-15, 26
        Lacerda, Dr. 1798 Portuguese p.3
        Laubuschagne, Mr (Kalomo, absent from school meeting, 1912) p.27
        Leyer, G.M. (assistant magistrate, Chilanga, 1912) p.26
        Lipawsky, Mrs. (Lusaka Trading Company) p.23
        Lipowsky, Mr. p.26
        Liphschild, Mr. G. 1943, p.66
        MacKinnon, Mr. 1913, p.35, 38
        Malan, Dr. chairing school meeting 1912, p.27
        Manners, Mr. 1912, p.26
        Marapodi, Marrapodi, Mr. G.B., Italian, Kalomo, to Lusaka in 1911, photo of advertisement at back, p.37, 44, 46
        Maturin, Mrs Fred. (sufragette from England; Lusaka, Livingstone 1910) p.16,20
        Marshland of Paulings (?) p.12
        Marston, I.L., p36
        Marston I.J., p.43
        Marston, Mr. L.J. hotel licence July 1912, p.23, 26, 41
        Marston's Hotel 1912, p.25
        Maxwell, inspector 1929, p.53
        Morton, Mr. Percy c.1911, imported first motor car, c. 1917, p.44,45
        Mello, Jose 1795 p.3
        Molyneux, M.C.F. (Government, 1931 - Munali pass road named after him) p.5
        Moore, Leopold (editor Livingstone Mail, 1914), p.20,24, 55
        Oosthuizen, J.F.M. p.29-31, 34, 43, 87
        Oosthuizen, Emma, p.87
        Ousthuizen, (J?) 1902 coming north met Hook p.14, 27, 34
        Owen, L.M. 1877 p.6
        O'Flaherty p.19
        Papenfus, Pepenfus, L.N., Dutch, 1914, p.25, 30, 33, 34
        Pelly, Dr Huntley 1914 p.25, 36
        Pereira, Goncalo 1796 p.3
        Phillips, Mr. H., 1914, p.41
        Pinto, Serpa 1878 p.4
        Porto, Silva 1853/4 p.3
        Rich, Mr, 1932, p.61
        Rosazza, Mr, C. 1911, p.44
        Roucher, J. agricultural show committee, 1913, p.33
        Royalance, Geo., p.36
        de Sanetenna, Jose Anselmo (Luangwa trader, 1860-61) p.3
        Sears, Mr, town management board, 1912, p.26
        Selous, F.C. 1877 p.6
        Shelmerdine, Livingstone, Fisher & Shelmerdine, 1913, p.24
        Shippard, C.C. 1914, arriving by train, p.24 attending Venter vs Venter
        Simmons, Detective Inspector, 1932, p.58
        Smith, "Bongolo", illiterate, died a millionaire, c.1920, p.47
        Smuts, Rev. A.J. secretary, school meeting, 1912, p.27
        Sillitoe, Percy, policeman, later knighted p.37
        Stephenson, J.E. "Chiripula", Mkushi, 1900 p.7
        Sousa, Felisberto (Lealui, 1871), p.4
        Tailyour, Renny, laying out site for Lusaka, 1913, p.26
        Thompson, R. Moffat, magistrate Venter vs Venter, p.24, 35-37
        Thompson, J. Moffat, p.43
        Townsend, Mr S.F. of Bulawayo, resident engineer, named Lusaka according to R.B. Dean, 1906 p.12
        Uys, Mr. J. (farmer, 1949) p.13
        Varian, H.F. (railway construction, 1906, arrival in Lusaka p.12
        Venter, (vs Venter court case) 1914, p.24, 27
        Walker's drift, Livingstone 1913 p.28
        Wallace, Mrs. p.35
        Warriner, Charlie, Public Works Dept, p.38-39
        Wener, Werner, Mr, mill owner with King, p.23, 25
        Werner, H.C. 1914 farmer p.25
        Wessels, Mr. (Farm auctioned by Fisher & Shelmerdine, 1913) p.24
        West, Mr. C. p.41
        Westbeech, George, 1875, p.4
        Willis, Mr. 1914, arriving by train, p.24, 32, 34
        Wilson, Col. E.M., 1914, p.40
        Woest, Ben bought Wessel's farm, 1913, p.24
        Worthington, F.V., Acting secretary BSA, Livingstone, 1913 p. iv

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