Eastern Cape Province, South Africa Genealogy

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South Africa > Eastern Cape

Historical Overview

History

Localities

List of cities and towns in the Eastern Cape

Maps and gazetteers

Records

Cemeteries

Adelaide Main Cemetery

South Africa-Eastern Cape Cemeteries, click here

FindAGrave records for Eastern Cape, South Africa

Census

Church records

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

Civil Registration

A wiki article describing an online collection is found here

Emigration

Genealogy

Land records

Newspapers

The Cody Library at Rhodes University in Grahamstown has original and microfilm copies of many newspapers, including the Grahamstown Journal (1831-1920) and Grocott's Mail (1872-current). Their website can be accessed <a href="http://www.ru.ac.za/corylibrary/">here</a>.

Occupations

Probate records

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

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

School records

Tax records

Websites

Further Reading