237Re: [St.H.Fam.Hist.] Alexander family
- Jul 8, 2005There was Alexanders that lived in Bo-Kaap, Cape Town - they moved there from St Helena Island - I think around 1872 or after that. They were very dark complexions with sleek black hair - is your family dark? My great-grandmother was an Alexander from Bo-Kaap - her name was Minnie Alexander-not sure of her correct first name-but if it is that Alexanders then I know some more family of theirs. She (Minnie) married John Solomons whose parents also come from the island.
Angela Booth <akrb@...> wrote:
I am trying to trace any connection to Scott Dreyer ALEXANDER born c 1848 St Helena . He m Alice Elizabeth SPENCER in London in 1870. They had two children Charles S and Percival W also born on St Helena . I believe that it is possible that the family emigrated to South Africa .
Any ideas or suggestions welcome
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