Eastern Cape, South Africa

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== Historical Overview  ==
 
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=== History<br> ===
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=== Localities<br> ===
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=== Localities<br> ===
  
 
List the names of places and the names of the surrounding parishes List the names and give a description of a district, poor law union, etc.  
 
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List of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_cities_and_towns_in_the_Eastern_Cape cities and towns ]in the Eastern Cape
  
 
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[http://www.eggsa.org/library/main.php?g2_itemId=1350827 Eastern Cape, Adelaide Main Cemetery]
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South Africa-Eastern Cape Cemeteries, [http://www.southafricawargraves.org/lists/southafrica_eastcape.htm South Africa War Graves Project]
  
 
=== Census  ===
 
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Name(s) of ecclesiastical parish, records, availability, archive, online indexes, notes. <br>  
  
 
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Name(s) of ecclesiastical parish, records, availability, archive, online indexes, notes.<br>Portrait of Rev. William Homan Turpin, Archdeacon of Cradock, South Africa 1835-1920, married Elinor Gray in 1858.&nbsp; Article in The Irish Ancestor, Vol. XVI, no. 1. 1984, frontpiece.&nbsp; Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i
  
 
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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.
  
 
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'''A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:'''<br>
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[[South Africa, Cape Province, Civil Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)|South Africa, Cape Province, Civil Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]<br>
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Portrait of Rev. William Homan Turpin, Archdeacon of Cradock, South Africa, 1835-1920.&nbsp; Married Elinor Gray in 1858.&nbsp; Article in The Irish Ancestor, vol. XVI. no.1. 1984, fronts piece.&nbsp; Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i
  
 
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=== Tax records  ===
 
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== Further Reading  ==
 
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Revision as of 18:35, 7 January 2013

South Africa

Contents

Historical Overview

History

Add a brief statement about historical background, including a Web site link if available.

Localities

List the names of places and the names of the surrounding parishes List the names and give a description of a district, poor law union, etc.


List of cities and towns in the Eastern Cape

Maps and gazetteers

Add a Web site link for a map or gazetteer site, and/or add a printed source. Read more about South Africa Maps and South Africa Gazetteers.

Records

Cemeteries

Add references to indexes to gravestones or monumental inscriptions.

Eastern Cape, Adelaide Main Cemetery

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

Census

The purpose of a census was to gather information about people who lived in an area. Add information here about census and census substitutes that you know about.

Church records

Add information about South Africa Church Records.

Catholic

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

Anglican

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

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

Methodist

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

Society of Friends

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

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

Add Government registration of births, marriages and deaths

A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

South Africa, Cape Province, Civil Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)

Emigration

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Genealogy

Add Genealogical information

Land records

Add Land record Information

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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