Eastern Cape, South Africa

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Name(s) of ecclesiastical parish, records, availability, archive, online indexes, notes. <br>  
 
Name(s) of ecclesiastical parish, records, availability, archive, online indexes, notes. <br>  
  
[http://africangenealogy.blogspot.com/ Bergersdorp Baptisms], South African Church records indexes for Bergersdorp, Eastern Cape-1868-1888&nbsp;
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[http://africangenealogy.blogspot.com/ Bergersdorp Baptisms], South African Church records indexes for Bergersdorp, Eastern Cape-1868-1888.
 
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Most of the images are from the Gereformeerde kerk collection, although also added is Magistrate marriages and an index to the Easter Cape 1962 estates.
Most of the images are from the Gereformeerde kerk collection, although also added is Magistrate marriages and an index to the Easter Cape 1962 estates.<br>
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=== Civil Registration  ===
 
=== Civil Registration  ===

Revision as of 18:35, 7 January 2013

South Africa

Contents

Historical Overview

History

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Localities

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List of cities and towns in the Eastern Cape

Maps and gazetteers

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Records

Cemeteries

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Eastern Cape, Adelaide Main Cemetery

South Africa-Eastern Cape Cemeteries, South Africa War Graves Project

Census

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Church records

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Catholic

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Anglican

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Portrait of Rev. William Homan Turpin, Archdeacon of Cradock, South Africa 1835-1920, married Elinor Gray in 1858.  Article in The Irish Ancestor, Vol. XVI, no. 1. 1984, frontpiece.  Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i

Presbyterian

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Methodist

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Society of Friends

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Others

Name(s) of ecclesiastical parish, records, availability, archive, online indexes, notes.

Bergersdorp Baptisms, South African Church records indexes for Bergersdorp, Eastern Cape-1868-1888. Most of the images are from the Gereformeerde kerk collection, although also added is Magistrate marriages and an index to the Easter Cape 1962 estates.

Civil Registration

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Emigration

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Genealogy

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Land records

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Occupations

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Portrait of Rev. William Homan Turpin, Archdeacon of Cradock, South Africa, 1835-1920.  Married Elinor Gray in 1858.  Article in The Irish Ancestor, vol. XVI. no.1. 1984, fronts piece.  Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i

Probate records

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School records

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Tax records

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Web Sites

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Further Reading

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