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Hester Susannah Oosthuisen

Hester Susannah Oosthuisen

Female 1816 - 1911  (95 years)

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  • Name Hester Susannah Oosthuisen 
    Born 4 Jul 1816  'Rietvlei', Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Buried Aug 1911  Thorn Kloof, Albany, Eastern Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 6 Aug 1911  Thorn Kloof, Albany, Eastern Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • DEPOT KAB
      SOURCE MOOC
      TYPE LEER
      VOLUME_NO 6/9/673
      SYSTEM 01
      REFERENCE 2220
      PART 1
      DESCRIPTION BOWKER, HESTER SUSANNAH. NEE OOSTHUIZEN. DEATH NOTICE.
      STARTING 19110000
      ENDING 19110000

      DEATH NOTICE:
      MOOC 6/9/673 R2220
      Name of Deceased: Hester Susanna OOSTHUIZEN
      Place of Birth: Rietvlei, Cape of Good Hope
      Names of Parents: Father: Pieter OOSTHUIZEN
      Mother: Petronella OOSTHUIZEN
      Age of Deceased: 95 years 1 month (b July 1816)
      Widow
      Name of Predeceased Spouse: William Monkhouse BOWKER died 3 February 1876
      Date of Death: 6 August 1911
      Place of Death: 'Thorn Kloof', Albany
      Names of Children and whether Major or Minor:
      Miles Robert BOWKER
      Nellie Johanna BOWKER married Unknown CURRIE
      Anna Maria BOWKER married Unknown CLOETE
      Mary Elizabeth BOWKER married Unknown NORTON
      Williamina BOWKER married Unknown CURRIE
      Hester Francina BOWKER married Unknown CLOETE
      Whether deceased has left any property, and of what kind: Movable & Immovable
      Signed: M.R. Bowker, Son
    Person ID I1017  Bourchiers
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2020 

    Family William Monkhouse Bowker,   b. 10 Mar 1803, Mitford Hall, Mitford, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1876, Thorn Kloof, Albany, Eastern Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 9 Sep 1836  United Church of England and Ireland, Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Bathurst, Cape of Good Hope
      41. William Monkhouse Bowker, Bachelor, and Hessey Susannah Oosthuisen, Spinster, both of this District, were married by Banns according to the rites and ceremonies of the United Church of England and Ireland, at Bathurst on Friday the 9th day of September 1836 by me.

      James Barrow, Colonial Chaplain

      This marriage was solemnized between us { W. M. Bowker (signed)
      { H. S. Oosthuisen (signed)

      in the presence of:
      { T. H. Bowker (signed)
      { B. E. Bowker (signed)
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2013 
    Family ID F469  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Oosthuizen, Hester Susannah
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1584] Cape Civil Death Registers 1895-1972, (www.familysearch.org), 1911 Albany image 406.