Content of 2010 Chronicles
This issue is dedicated to the late Leslie Robert Williams â€“ doyen of recording Settler (and other) families in the Easter Cape. Families named include: Glendinning, Currin, Harman, Pascoe and Cloete.
There is a list of charts drawn up by Les Williams. Two stories of Benjamin Patrick and Samuel Howard Edwards.
A history lesson as recorded in the 1912 edition of â€œThe Story of a Settlementâ€ by T Sheffield and Published by Grocott & Sherry. The Wait family in South Africa. Cecile Loubserâ€™s detailed research of her Ziervogel German ancestry. Finally there is the â€œin Memory of 1868â€ story by SG Amm.
The Smith and Pearson families had a significant influence on Port Elizabeth in the 19th century. The Smith family of Alexandria. Cecile Loubser concludes her story of the Ziervogel Family. The origin of the naming of Berryâ€™s Corner
A fascinating story of the Rajah of the Eastern Cape, Major-General John Pigott Nixon. Symptoms of Genealogistâ€™s Disease. A few notes on old photographs. George Impey and his family tree. The early Bowker Settlers with Miles and Anna Bowkerâ€™s offspring.
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