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Vera Ferris Bowker

Vera Ferris Bowker

Female 1890 - 1965  (74 years)

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  • Name Vera Ferris Bowker 
    Born 12 Jun 1890  Glen Craig farm, Somerset East, Eastern Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    1820 Lineage Yes 
    Residence Between 12 Jun 1890 and 27 Jun 1911  Glen Craig farm, Somerset East, Eastern Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1965  Margate, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I1464  Bourchiers
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2020 

    Father Oliver Osbaldiston Bowker,   b. 29 Sep 1857, Craigie Burn farm, Somerset East, Eastern Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1951, Glen Craig farm, Somerset East, Eastern Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Mother Susan Margaret Serrurier Smuts,   b. 9 Nov 1870, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1949, Somerset East, Eastern Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 26 Sep 1889  Glen Avon farm, Somerset East, Eastern Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F633  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Stuart Aylward,   b. 16 Jun 1885, Edmonton, Hornsey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1976, Welkom, Free State, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Susie-Bell Aylward,   b. 6 Feb 1915, Somerset East, Eastern Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 2008, Royal Hampshire County Hospital, Winchester, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2020 
    Family ID F632  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S1886] Death Notice, Master of the Supreme Court, (Details of her family and the date of death), NAB MSCE 3759/1965.
      DEPOT NAB
      SOURCE MSCE
      TYPE LEER
      VOLUME_NO 0
      SYSTEM 01
      REFERENCE 3759/1965
      PART 1
      DESCRIPTION AYLWARD, VERA FERRIS. BORN BOWKER. BORN IN SOMERSET EAST, CAPE. SSP AYLWARD, STUART. DECEASED ESTATE.
      STARTING 19650000
      ENDING 19660000

    2. [S1894] Somerset East Presbyterian Marriages 1870 - 1923, (e-family.co.za), entry 62 item 2 film 1560913.