Natal Witness

Natal Witness 1846-1850 BMDs

SURNAME FIRST NAMES EVENT DATE NOTES SOURCE DATE
AITCHISON George Robert Birth 1850 [no date] baptised 15.01.1850 at home, D'Urban, by Rev D Lindley, Prebyterian; son of John Murray Aitchison 25 Jan 1850
ALLEN James Marriage 02 Apr 1846 James Allen married Georgina Sophia Christina Muller 24 April 1846
ANSTIE   Birth 02 Jun 1850 Mrs F.(??) Anstie of a son 25 June 1850
ARCHBELL J.W. Marriage 22 Apr 1850 at the Episcopal Church by Rev James Green;  Mr J.W. Archbell married to Miss C. Holgate 03 May 1850
BARAGWANATH Charles     Death 28 May 1850 at D'Urban, infant son of John Baragwanath (emigrant per "Lady Bruce") aged 8 wks (age unclear) 07 June 1850
BASELEY Edward Birth 1850 [no date] baptised 26 May 1850; son of Mr Baseley 07 June 1850
BEHRENS   Birth 06 May 1850 Mrs C. Behrens, of a daughter 10 May 1850
BELL Mary Ann Birth 1847 [no date] baptised May 11th by Rev J. Archbell at D'Urban; daughter of W.D. Bell, late Harbour Master 04 June 1847
BELL Mary Ann Birth 1847 [no date] daughter of W.D. Bell, Esq., late Harbour Master; baptised May 17th at D'Urban by Rev J. Archbell 28 May 1847
BERNING Willem Frederik Carl Birth 1846 [no date] Baptised 8.02.1846 at the Nederduitsche Hervormde Kerk;  son of Frederik Simon Berning 27 Feb 1846
BERNING   Birth 30 Aug 1847 Mrs F.S. Berning, of a daughter 03 Sep 1847
BOOYSEN Jonathan David W. Death 1850 [no date] Jonathan David Wilhelmus Booysen, son of J.J. Booysen;  died in a hunting accident 19 April 1850
BOSHOFF Sara Susanna Birth 1846 [no date] Baptised 05.04.1846;  daughter of Johan Christoffel Boshoff 17 April 1846
BOSHOFF Margaretha Louisa Marriage 02 Apr 1847 eldest daughter of J.N. Boshoff, Esq., Registrar of District Court of Natal; married Francois J. Joubert 30 April 1847
BOTHA Hermanus Stephanus Birth 1846 [no date] Baptised 05.04.1846; son of Theunis Jacobus Botha 17 April 1846
BOTHA   Birth 01 Oct 1846 Mrs C. Botha, of a son 02 Oct 1846
BOTTERELL William Danson Marriage 29 Apr 1850 by Rev J. Green;  married to Ellen Charlotte Wallace Carpenter 10 May 1850
BOURKE John Marriage 15 Jul 1850 by Rev James Green; John Bourke married to Hannah Stabler 26 July 1850
BOWEN Henry John (M.D.) Death 20 Jun 1850 died at his residence, Kefentrenfa near D'Urban;  leaving a mother and friends 12 July 1850
BREIDENBACH Johan Hendrik Birth 1846 [no date] Baptised 05.04.1846; son of Jacob Coenraad Breidenbach 17 April 1846
BUCHANAN   Birth 28 Mar 1846 Mrs D.D. Buchanan, of a daughter 05 June 1846
BUCHANAN   Birth 14 Feb 1848 Mrs D.D. Buchanan, of a son 18 Feb 1848
BUCHANAN   Birth 30 Aug 1849 Mrs D.D. Buchanan, of a son 07 Sep 1849
BUCHANAN   Birth 6 Dec 1850 Mrs D.D. Buchanan, of a son 13 Dec 1850
BURGE Margaret Craig Marriage 22 Feb 1850 Margaret Craig Burge of Edinburgh married to Andrew Muirhead 15 Mar 1850
CALDECOTT   Birth 14 Jun 1846 at Pietermaritzburg;  Mrs A.T. Caldecott of a son 19 June 1846
CARPENTER Ellen Charlotte Wallace Marriage 29 Apr 1850 married to William Danson Botterell 10 May 1850
CLARENCE Georgina Caroline Birth 1847 [no date] baptised May 19th by Rev J. Archbell at D'Urban; daughter of Mr R. Clarence 04 June 1847
CLARENCE Georgina Caroline Death 15 Apr 1848 died at D'Urban; daughter of Ralph Clarence, aged 1 year 5 months 28 April 1848
CLOETE Charlotte Sophia Marriage 05 Jun 1849 second daughter of His Honour Henry Cloete Esq., L.L.D., Recorder of Natal, to Capt. Henry W. Parish 08 Jun 1849
COGAN William     Death 03 Mar 1850 in the hospital at D'Urban, Mr Wm Cogan, carpenter, emigrant per ship "King William";  aged 46 years 29 Mar 1850
COOPER (Mr) Marriage 22 Apr 1850 at the Episcopal Church by Rev James Green;  Mr Cooper married to Miss E. Nevins 10 May 1850
CRONJE Louisa Petronella Birth 1846 [no date] Baptised 05.04.1846; daughter of Abraham Martinus Cronje 17 April 1846
CROUCH Priscilla Marriage 27 May 1850 at D'Urban by Rev W.H.C. Lloyd;  Miss Priscilla Crouch to Mr William James 07 June 1850
DAVIS   Birth 13 Jun 1846 at D'Urban; wife of Rev Mr Davis of a son 19 June 1846
DAVIS John Thomas Birth 1846 [no date] baptised 06.09.1846 at the Weslyan Church, Durban;  son of the Rev Davis 25 Sept 1846
DAVIS Jane Death 21 Mar 1848 died at sea; eldest daughter of Rev W.J. Davis, Wesleyan Minister;  deceased was in her 14th year 07 April 1848
DAWSON Frederick Thomas Death 14 Mar 1850 at Sea View near D'Urban, son of Alfred Dawson Esq., aged 3 years 29 Mar 1850
DE KOCK Lucea Margaretha J. Marriage 26 Apr 1849 Lucea Margareta Josephina de Kock, married to Alfred Brooksbank Roberts 11 May 1849
DIMOCK Catherine Emily  Marriage 11 Mar 1850 Catherine Emily, widow of -- Dimock Esq. married to Henry Penn of D'Urban 29 Mar 1850
DOUGLAS John Death 24 Apr 1849 died at the Outspan place on Evert Potgieter's farm on road from D'Urban to Pmburg; aged 33 years 27 April 1849
DUNN Mary Elizabeth Marriage 23 May 1849 eldest daughter of late R.N. Dunn Esq. of Sea View, Natal;  to William Kuhr 01 Jun 1849
DRAKE Charlotte Henrietta Birth 1850 [no date] baptised 16 June at D'Urban by Rev W.H.C. Lloyd;  daughter of Mr S.F. Drake 28 June 1850
ERSKINE (Lt. Col.) Death 1848 [no date] of 45th Regt., died at Fort Hare 25 Aug 1848
FADDY P.P.  (Capt) Marriage 01 Jan 1850 at Military Chapel, Cape Town; Capt P.P. Faddy, Royal Artillery, son of Lt-Col Faddy,  to Albina H. West 25 Jan 1850
FERREIRA   Birth 16 Apr 1846 Mrs P Ferreira of a daughter at Pietermaritzburg 22 May 1846
FERREIRA Susanna Carolina Death 12 Aug 1847 beloved daughter of P. Ferreira and M.C.P. Ferreira (nee Howell) aged 3 yrs 9 mths 22 days 20 Aug 1847
FERREIRA   Birth 28 Oct 1848 Mrs P Ferreira of a daughter at Pietermaritzburg 10 Nov 1848
FERREIRA   Birth 08 Feb 1850 Mrs P. Ferreira of a son, at her residence Monte Maria, Pietermaritzburg 08 Mar 1850
FLESCH Julius Death 16 Oct 1846 died at his residence, D'Urban, Natal; aged 42 years and 7 months 23 Oct 1846
FLOREY   Birth 14 Oct 1850 at Bushman's River;  Mrs C Florey of a daughter 25 Oct 1850
FULLER Catharine Sarah Birth 1850 [no date] baptised by Rev W.H.C. Lloyd, a daughter of Frederick Augustus Fuller 05 April 1850
GOODRICKE   Birth 02 Sep 1849 at D'Urban; wife of J.R. Goodricke of a daughter 21 Sep 1849
GORDON   Birth 22 Oct 1848 Mrs A Gordon, of a son 24 Nov 1848
GREAVES   Birth 25 Jan 1849 Mrs G.D. Greaves, of a daughter 02 Feb 1849
GREEN   Birth 21 May 1850 at Pietermaritzburg, Mrs W. Green of a son 31 May 1850
GRIFFEN Charles Carter Marriage 25 Apr 1850 in the Wesleyan Chapel;  Charles C. Griffen married to Annie Lucas 03 May 1850
HANSMEYER Joseph Wilhelm Death 14 Mar 1850 at Pietermaritzburg;  son of Joseph Hansmeyer, aged 10 months 29 Mar 1850
HATTENG Sarah Jacoba K. Marriage 05 Apr 1846 Sarah Jacoba Katharina Hatteng married Johannes Lodewikus Van Wyk 24 April 1846
HATTINGH (?) see HATTENG(?) Sarah JK Marriage 05 Apr 1846 Sarah Jacoba Katharina Hatteng married Johannes Lodewikus Van Wyk 24 April 1846
HIGGINSON Henry Death 25 Jul 1848 died at Dublin; left a wife, two children and a brother 10 Nov 1848
HILTON Henry Death 21 May 1850 at D'Urban, Mr Henry Hilton, emigrant per "Hebrides", aged 49 07 June 1850
HOLGATE Catherine    Marriage 22 Apr 1850 Miss Catherine Holgate married to J.W. Archbell 03 May 1850
HOSKIN M.M. (Miss) Marriage 29 May 1850 at D'Urban by Rev W.O. Holden;  Miss M.M. Hoskin to Mr J.L. Paull; both of D'Urban 21 June 1850
HOWES George    Death 08 Nov 1850 at D'Urban, aged 43 years 22 Nov 1850
HUMAN (?) see UYS, Gertruida J.H. Death 11 Sep 1849 wife of J.J. Uys; aged 42 yrs 8 mths 29 days; leaving hubsand and nine children 14 Sep 1849
JACKSON William Henry Death 05 Apr 1850 at D'Urban;  son of Mr Jackson late of the county of Dublin, Ireland;  aged one year 26 April 1850
JAMES William Marriage 27 May 1850 at D'Urban by Rev W.H.C. Lloyd;  Mr Wm James to Miss Priscilla Crouch 07 June 1850
JOHNSTONE (Mrs) Death 1850 [no date] wife of Mr Johnstone, surgeon, D'Urban (NB: transcript entry unclear; check actual newspaper entry) 18 Oct 1850
JOUBERT Francois Jacobus Marriage 22 Apr 1847 married in the Dutch Reformed Church; son of Gideon Joubert to Margaretha Louisa Boshoff 30 April 1847
KAHTS   Birth 24 Jan 1850 at D'Urban;  Mrs J.F. Khats of a son 08 Feb 1850
KAHTZ Maria Magdalena Birth 1846 [no date] Baptised 05.04.1846; daughter of Joachim Fredrik Kahtz 17 April 1846
KEYTER Anthony Petrus C. Marriage 20 Aug 1849 married by Rev James Green; Anthony Petrus Christiaan Keyter to Miss Johanna Susanna Preller 31 Aug 1849
KLAPPER Johannis Jacobus Birth 1846 [no date] Baptised 05.04.1846; son of Cornelius Petrus Klapper 17 April 1846
KUHR William Marriage 23 May 1849 at Sea View by Rev Jas. Green;  William Kuhr, Esq., of Port Elizabeth, to Mary Elizabeth Dunn 01 Jun 1849
LANDMAN Frederik Johannes Birth 1846 [no date] Baptised 05.04.1846; son of Johannis Abraham Landman 17 April 1846
LAWTON T.  (Mr) Death 10 Dec 1847 Died at the residence of R. Clarence, D'Urban;  aged 52 years 24 Dec 1847
LESAR Hendrik Marriage 10 Apr 1848 by Rev Dohne;  Mr Hendrik Lesar married to Martha E.M.M. Saunders 21 April 1848
LUCAS Annie Marriage 25 Apr 1850 Miss Annie Lucas married to Charles C. Griffen 03 May 1850
LUNDIE Jonathan Marriage 05 Apr 1846 Married by Rev Lindley; to Lydia Maria Mey, nee Uys 12 June 1846
MALAN Maria Elizabeth Birth 1846 [no date] Baptised 05.04.1846; daughter of Jacob Jacobus Malan 17 April 1846
MARIANNY   Birth 06 May 1849 Mrs Marianny, of a son 18 May 1849
MASON (Miss) Marriage 16 Sep 1850 at D'Urban by Rev W.H.C. Lloyd;  Miss Mason to Mr Price 27 Sept 1850
McDONALD Donald Archbell Birth 1849 [no date] baptised 21.10.1849 by Rev Archbell (at Durban?);  son of Charles McDonald 02 Nov 1849
McDONALD   Birth 18 Feb 1846 Mrs C McDonald, of a daughter 27 Feb 1846
MEY   Lydia Maria Marriage 05 Apr 1846 Lydia Maria, nee Uys, widow of Lodewik Mey; married to Jonathan Lundie 12 June 1846
MEYER Sacilia Johanna Birth 1846 [no date] Baptised 05.04.1846; daughter of Isaac Johannes Meyer 17 April 1846
MINIE see Saunders, Martha  Marriage 10 Apr 1848 Mrs Martha Elizabeth Magdalena Minie, widow of David William Saunders; to Hendrik Lesar 21 April 1848
MOOLMAN Adriaan Izaak Marriage 08 Apr 1846 Adriaan Izaak Moolman married Susanna Katharina Vermaak 24 April 1846
MORLEY No name given Death 23 Feb 1846 Ensign Morley of the 45th Regt., in command of a detachment at Point, D'Urban; died suddenly 27 Feb 1846
MUIRHEAD Andrew Marriage 22 Feb 1850 married by Rev James Green;  A. Muirhead, Serjeant & Paymaster's Clerk HM 45th Regt.  to M Burge 15 Mar 1850
MULLER Maria Elisabet Birth 1846 [no date] Baptised 05.04.1846; daughter of Joseph Jurgens Muller 17 April 1846
MULLER Georgina Sophia C. Marriage 02 Apr 1846 Georgina Sophia Christina Muller married James Allen 24 April 1846
MURRAY M.  (Miss) Marriage 08 Jun 1850 at D'Urban;  Miss M. Murray to Mr W.R.S.Wilson;  both of D'Urban 21 June 1850
NEVINS E.  (Miss) Marriage 22 Apr 1850 at the Episcopal Church; Miss E. Nevins married to Mr Cooper 10 May 1850
OHRTMANN Carl Death 18 Apr 1847 at Leeuwenberg's Valley behind the Drakensberg in 47th year of his age (obituary) 07 May 1847
ORCHARD Mary Anne Birth 1850 [no date] baptised 17th March by Rev W.H.C. Lloyd; daughter of Joseph & Elizabeth Orchard of Bellair 29 Mar 1850
OTTO Andries Death 01 Apr 1847 beloved son of P. Otto;  aged 12 years 16 April 1847
OTTO Gertruida Jacomina M.  Marriage 19 Feb 1849 Gertruida Jacomina Margaretha Otto, eldest daughter of P.A.R. Otto, Upper Saxony, to J.C. Zeederberg 02 Mar 1849
PARISH Henry Woodbine (Capt.) Marriage 05 Jun 1849 at Pmburg by Rev Jas. Green;  Capt HM 45th Regt, son of Sir Woodbine Parish to Charlotte S. Cloete 08 Jun 1849
PARSONSON   Birth 08 Sep 1849 at Pietermaritzburg;  wife of Rev Geo. Parsonson, of a son 14 Sep 1849
PAULL J.L.  (Mr) Marriage 29 May 1850 at D'Urban by Rev W.O. Holden;  Mr J.L. Paull to Miss M.M. Hoskin; both of D'Urban 21 June 1850
PENN Henry Marriage 11 Mar 1850 by Rev W.H.C. Lloyd;  Henry Penn of D'Urban to Catherine Emily Dimock 29 Mar 1850
PETERS Mary Ann Birth 1850 [no date] baptised 29 July 1850 by Rev James Green;  daughter of William Peters, pensioner 45th Regt & Ann 09 Aug 1850
PINDLEBURY John Death 16 Sep 1849 aged 42 years 05 Oct 1849
POSSELT Nathanael Death 02 Mar 1848 beloved son of Rev C.W. Posselt; aged one year and 7  months 24 Mar 1848
POSSELT Christiana Charlotta C. Death 13 Jan 1849 died at the German settlement, Christiana Charlotta Carolina, infant daughter of Rev W. Posselt 26 Jan 1849
PRELLER   Birth 11 Jan 1849 Mrs C. Preller, of a son and a daughter 26 Jan 1849
PRELLER Johanna Susanna Marriage 20 Aug 1849 married to Anthony Petrus Christiaan Keyter 31 Aug 1849
PRICE (Mr) Marriage 16 Sep 1850 at D'Urban by Rev W.H.C. Lloyd;  Mr Price, boatman, to Miss Mason 27 Sept 1850
RADDON Julia Arabella Birth 1850 [no date] baptised 23 May 1850 at D'Urban by Rev W.H.C. Lloyd;  daughter of A (??) Samuel Raddon 07 June 1850
REPSOLD   Birth 10 Jan 1849 Mrs H.A. Repsold, of a daughter 19 Jan 1849
REPSOLD   Birth 22 Nov 1850 Mrs H.A. Repsold, of a daughter 29 Nov 1850
RICHARDS (Mr) Death 02 Oct 1850 one of the passengers of the unfortunate ship "Minerva" 18 Oct 1850
ROBERTS Alfred Brooksbank Marriage 26 Apr 1849 married by Rev James Green; to Lucea Margaretha Josephina de Kock 11 May 1849
ROGERS Richard Marriage 08 Jun 1850 at D'Urban by Rev W.H.C. Lloyd;  Mr Richard Rogers to Mrs Harriet Wood (widow); both of D'Urban 21 June 1850
ROOS Maria Elizabeth Death 23 Jan 1850 died at New Germany; aged 64 years 15 Feb 1850
ROSA   Birth 13 Jul 1849 Mrs G.H.L. Rosa, of a daughter 20 July 1849
SAUNDERS Martha E.M.M. Marriage 10 Apr 1848 Mrs Martha Elizabeth Magdalena Minie, widow of David William Saunders; to Hendrik Lesar 21 April 1848
SCHONNBERG G.  (Mrs) Death 05 Oct 1849 died at D'Urban, aged 57 years.  Widow of V.A. Schonnberg Esq, 27 yrs Civil Service, Cape Colony 12 Oct 1849
SCHULTZ Margaretha Magdalena Death 15 Feb 1849 died at Germany; infant daughter of Dr Schultz 23 Feb 1849
SHEPSTONE   Birth 13 Jul 1847 wife of Theophilus Shepstone, Esq., Diplomatic Agent at Natal; of a daughter 23 July 1847
SMITH William Death 15 Jun 1850 at D'Urban; emigrant per "Sovereign", aged 53 28 June 1850
SPECK Archibald A. McDonald Death 07 Aug 1846 Arthur Aitchison McDonald; second son of A.A. Speck of H.M. Ordnance Dept 21 Aug 1846
SPECK   Birth 18 Dec 1846 Wife of A.A. Speck Esq. of HM Ordnance Dept; of a son 25 Dec 1846
STABLER Hannah Marriage 15 Jul 1850 Hannah Stabler, late of Kilham, Yorkshire, married to John Bourke 26 July 1850
STEELE   Birth 20 Apr 1848 Mrs Steele, of a daughter 05 May 1848
STEWART John    Death 1847 [no date] late a Private in HM 27th Regt; died in the Town prison (as a pauper) of dysentry; aged 40 years 29 Jan 1847
THOMAS H.J.  (Mr) Death 1846 [no date] died at the house of Mr Beningfield; aged 27 years 16 Oct 1846
TORRY   Birth 17 Nov 1850 at her residence near the Upper Umgeni,  wife of John C. Torry, M.D., of a son 22 Nov 1850
UYS See MEY, Lydia Maria Marriage 05 Apr 1846 Lydia Maria, nee Uys, widow of Lodewik Mey; married to Jonathan Lundie 12 June 1846
UYS Gertruida Johanna Human Death 11 Sep 1849 wife of J.J. Uys; aged 42 yrs 8 mths 29 days; leaving hubsand and nine children 14 Sep 1849
VAN DER MERWE Hendriena Johanna Death 09 Feb 1846 Wife of Schalk Willem vd Merwe; aged 45 yrs 1 month 19 days 27 Feb 1846
VAN DER MERWE Willem Carel Birth 1846 [no date] Baptised 05.04.1846;  son of Josias Willem vd Merwe 17 April 1846
VAN VELDEN   Birth 14 Apr 1850 the wife of Rev Mr Van Velden of a daughter 03 May 1850
VAN WYK Johannes Lodewikus Marriage 05 Apr 1846 Johannes L. Van Wyk married Sarah Jacoba Katharina Hatteng  (Hattingh?) 24 April 1846
VERMAAK Jacobus Stephanus Birth 1846 [no date] Baptised 05.04.1846; son of Petrus Theodris Vermaak 17 April 1846
VERMAAK Susanna Katharina Marriage 08 Apr 1846 Susanna Katharina Vermaak married Adriaan Izaak Moolman 24 April 1846
WALKER Mary Claude Death 15 Sep 1846 daughter of Ma(??) Walker;  aged 13 months and 15 days 25 Sept 1846
WALKER   Birth 26 Oct 1846 Mrs A. Walker, of a son 13 Nov 1846
WALKER Jessie Death 14 May 1848 eldest daughter of Mr A. Walker aged 4 years and ?? months 26 May 1848
WALLACE Sarah Anne  (Mrs) Death 28 May 1850 died at Bushman's River after a lingering illness of 4 months (No age or other details given) 28 June 1850
WEST Albina Harriet Marriage 01 Jan 1850 widow of late Martin West, Esq., Lt-Governor of Natal, married at Cape Town to Capt. P.P. Faddy 25 Jan 1850
WILSON W.R.S. (Mr) Marriage 08 Jun 1850 at D'Urban;  Mr W.R.S. Wilson to Miss M. Murray;  both of D'Urban 21 June 1850
WOLHUTER   Birth 09 Jun 1850 Mrs F.M. Wolhuter of a son 25 June 1850
WOOD Harriet  (Mrs) Marriage 08 Jun 1850 at D'Urban by Rev W.H.C. Lloyd;  Mrs Harriet Wood (widow) to Mr Richard Rogers; both of D'Urban 21 June 1850
WOOD Richard Haygarth Death 13 Dec 1850 at D'Urban; son of James Riddall Wood;  aged 5 years 27 Dec 1850
ZEEDERBERG Jacobus Christiaan Marriage 19 Feb 1849 married by Rev T.L. Dohne to Miss Gertruida J.M. Otto 02 Mar 1849

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