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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List of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_cities_and_towns_in_Gauteng cities and towns] in Gauteng
  
 
=== 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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[https://maps.google.com/maps?ie=UTF-8&q=cemeteries+in+gauteng,+south+africa&fb=1&gl=us&hq=cemeteries&hnear=0x1e9512955411779f:0x6d9ee7c7cb5438e2,Gauteng,+South+Africa&ei=HLKtUbPALqqSiALZgYGYDw&ved=0CNQBELYD Map of cemeteries near Gauteng]
  
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[http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/SingleIndexListView.aspx?qt=l&ix=findagrave&zplace=Gauteng%2c+South+Africa&fh=25 Find A Grave] records for Gauteng, South Africa
  
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[http://www.statssa.gov.za/Census2011/Products/Census_2011_Key_results.pdf 2011 South Africa Census]. This population census is a total count of the country's population, where demographic, social and economic information is gathered about the people who live in the country. Statistics specific to Gauteng can be found in this report.  
  
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See [[South Africa Transvaal Death Notices|here]] for a description of what death notices are and where they are located.
 
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Revision as of 14:47, 13 August 2014

South Africa > Gauteng

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/

List of cities and towns in 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.

Map of cemeteries near Gauteng

Find A Grave records for Gauteng, South Africa

Census

2011 South Africa Census. This population census is a total count of the country's population, where demographic, social and economic information is gathered about the people who live in the country. Statistics specific to Gauteng can be found in this report.

Church records

Dutch Reformed Church (NGK)
Dutch Reformed Church (NHK)
Reformed Church (GK)
Methodist
Anglican
Catholic
Others

Civil Registration

Emigration

Genealogy

Land records

Occupations

Probate records

See here for a description of what death notices are and where they are located.

School records

Tax records

Websites

Further Reading