Gauteng, South Africa

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Gauteng means 'Place of Gold' in the Sotho languages. It is the smallest province in South Africa, but also the richest and most crowded. More Gauteng history can be found online at the [http://www.sahistory.org.za/places/gauteng South Africa History Online] website.<br>  
 
Gauteng means 'Place of Gold' in the Sotho languages. It is the smallest province in South Africa, but also the richest and most crowded. More Gauteng history can be found online at the [http://www.sahistory.org.za/places/gauteng South Africa History Online] website.<br>  
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[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gauteng Wikipedia] article for the Gauteng Jurisdiction.
  
 
=== Localities<br>  ===
 
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Inforamaion about some of the major cities within the Gauteng Province can be found at [http://www.southafrica.com/gauteng/ http://www.southafrica.com/gauteng/]  
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Inforamaion about some of the major cities within the Gauteng Province can be found at [http://www.southafrica.com/gauteng/ http://www.southafrica.com/gauteng/]<br>  
 
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=== Maps and gazetteers  ===
 
=== Maps and gazetteers  ===
  
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A comprehensive set of maps of the Gauteng Province can be found at this [http://www.sa-venues.com/maps/gauteng_atlas.htm link].  
  
 
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[http://www.eggsa.org/library/main.php?g2_itemId=146877 Grave stone images] from graveyards in Gauteng. This is part of the Genealogical Society of South Africa (parent body of eGGSA) [http://www.genza.org.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=44&Itemid=348&lang=en National Cemetery Recording Project].<br>  
  
 
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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.  
 
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.  
  
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Revision as of 14:10, 3 June 2013

South Africa

Contents

Historical Overview

History

Gauteng means 'Place of Gold' in the Sotho languages. It is the smallest province in South Africa, but also the richest and most crowded. More Gauteng history can be found online at the South Africa History Online website.

Wikipedia article for the Gauteng Jurisdiction.

Localities

Inforamaion about some of the major cities within the Gauteng Province can be found at http://www.southafrica.com/gauteng/

Maps and gazetteers

A comprehensive set of maps of the Gauteng Province can be found at this link.

Records

Cemeteries

Grave stone images from graveyards in Gauteng. This is part of the Genealogical Society of South Africa (parent body of eGGSA) National Cemetery Recording 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

Catholic

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Anglican

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Presbyterian

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Methodist

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Society of Friends

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Others

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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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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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