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John Winser

Name
John Winser
Given names
John
Surname
Winser
Birthyes

Citation details: Marriage: John LOVERING and Mary Ann WINZER (1873), http://search.findmypast.com/record?id=gbprs%2fdev2%2fmar%2f34232%2f1 : accessed 4 June 2016
War from May 18, 1803 to November 20, 1815

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Note: Napoleonic Wars
Town founded August 27, 1818

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Note: Cradock is founded
Historical Event 1820

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Note: 17 March - The first British settlers arrived in Table Bay, Cape Town on the Nautilus and the Chapman. 1 May - The Albury reaches Cape Town bringing settlers to Albany, South Africa. They arrive in Algoa Bay on 15 May. 2 May - La Belle Alliance reached Cape Town. She brought British settlers to Algoa Bay. 4000 British settlers started arriving in Algoa Bay (Port Elizabeth), they settled in Grahamstown and along the frontier
Economic Event 1825

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Note: Rix dollar Dutch: Rijsksdaalder is converted into the British sterling
Historical Event 1835

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Note: Voortrekkers start leaving the Cape Colony
Town founded 1844

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Note: Settlement of Victoria West is established
Birth of a daughter
#1
Mary Ann Winser
between January 1854 and March 1854
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Epidemic from 1857 to 1859

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Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza
War from April 1861 to May 1865

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Note: American Civil War: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War
Economic Event 1865
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Note: Economic depression
Economic Event 1867
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Note: The Eureka Diamond was the first diamond discovered in South Africa. It weighed 21.25 carats (4.250 g), and was found by Erasmus Jacobs near Hopetown on the Orange River in 1867. The diamond, cut to a 10.73-carat (2.146 g) cushion-shaped brilliant, is currently on display at the Mine Museum in Kimberley. The discovery of diamonds in South Africa led to the Kimberley Diamond Rush, and marked the beginning of the Mineral Revolution
Marriage of a childJohn LoveringMary Ann WinserView this family
April 2, 1873
Citation details: Marriage: John LOVERING and Mary Ann WINZER (1873), http://search.findmypast.com/record?id=gbprs%2fdev2%2fmar%2f34232%2f1 : accessed 4 June 2016
Economic Event September 1873
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Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Emma Jane Lovering
May 6, 1874
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ABT 1875

Citation details: Baptism: Emma Jane LOVERING (1874), https://www.findmypast.co.uk/transcript?id=GBPRS%2FFHS%2FDEV%2FBAP%2F8378 : accessed 16 Sep 2020
Baptism of a granddaughterEmma Jane Lovering
June 11, 1874
Citation details: Baptism: Emma Jane LOVERING (1874), https://www.findmypast.co.uk/transcript?id=GBPRS%2FFHS%2FDEV%2FBAP%2F8378 : accessed 16 Sep 2020
Birth of a grandson
#2
William Henry Lovering
about 1876
Birth of a grandson
#3
John Lovering
about 1879
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Mary Ann Lovering
September 20, 1880
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ABT OCT 1880

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Citation details: Baptism: Mary Anne and Elizabeth Hannah LOVERING (1884), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS/WAL/4273132/00259&parentid=GBPRS/B/871911081/1 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
War from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881

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Note: First Boer War
Economic Event 1881
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Note: In 1881 gold in the Barberton area was discovered by Tom McLachlan who found alluvial gold at Jamestown. However due to the location (the hot lowveld region was rife with malaria) no-one wanted to go there until Auguste Roberts (French Bob) discovered gold in Concession Creek in 20 June 1883. This discovery resulted in a gold rush to the area
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Elizabeth Hannah Lovering
September 30, 1883

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ABT 1884

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Citation details: Baptism: Mary Anne and Elizabeth Hannah LOVERING (1884), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS/WAL/4273132/00259&parentid=GBPRS/B/871911081/1 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Baptism of a granddaughterMary Ann Lovering
July 2, 1884
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Citation details: Baptism: Mary Anne and Elizabeth Hannah LOVERING (1884), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS/WAL/4273132/00259&parentid=GBPRS/B/871911081/1 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Baptism of a granddaughterElizabeth Hannah Lovering
July 2, 1884
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: Mary Anne and Elizabeth Hannah LOVERING (1884), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS/WAL/4273132/00259&parentid=GBPRS/B/871911081/1 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Amelia Miriam Lovering
November 20, 1885
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Economic Event 1886
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Note: Discovery of the Main Reef in Witwatersrand. Gold rushes to Pilgrim's Rest and Barberton were precursors to the biggest discovery of all, the Main Reef/Main Reef Leader on Gerhardus Oosthuizen's farm Langlaagte, Portion C, in 1886, the Witwatersrand Gold Rush and the subsequent rapid development of the gold field there, the biggest of them all.
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Alice Rhoda Lovering
about 1888

Publication: Record transcription
Citation details: Death: Alice Rhoda LOVERING (1892), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=BMD/D/1892/1/AZ/000295/099 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Birth of a grandson
#8
Robert Walter Lovering
August 21, 1889
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ABT 1890

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Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Ethel Maud Lovering
July 4, 1891
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ABT 1892

Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Citation details: War register: Edward J ELLIOTT's household (1939), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=tna%2fr39%2f7306%2f7306b%2f007%2f16 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Death of a granddaughterAlice Rhoda Lovering
between January 1892 and March 1892
Publication: Record transcription
Citation details: Death: Alice Rhoda LOVERING (1892), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=BMD/D/1892/1/AZ/000295/099 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Rhoda Alice Lovering
August 23, 1893
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Birth of a grandson
#11
Ernest James Lovering
June 7, 1895

Citation details: War register: Ernest J LOVERING's household (1939), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=TNA/R39/6847/6847C/014/31 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Birth of a grandson
#12
Ernest James Lovering
August 20, 1895
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ABT 1896

Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Birth of a grandson
#13
Frank Arthur Lovering
June 20, 1897
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ABT 1898

Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902

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Note: Second Boer War
Historical Event from 1852 to 1902

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Note: The South African Republic (Dutch: Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek, ZAR), often referred to as the Transvaal and sometimes as the Republic of Transvaal, was an independent and internationally recognised country in Southern Africa from 1852 to 1902.
Historical Event from 1854 to 1902

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Note: The Orange Free State (Dutch: Oranje-Vrijstaat, Afrikaans: Oranje-Vrystaat) was an independent Boer sovereign republic in southern Africa during the second half of the 19th century, and later a British colony and a province of the Union of South Africa. It is the historical precursor to the present-day Free State province
Baptism of a granddaughterAmelia Miriam Lovering
November 15, 1899
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Baptism of a grandsonRobert Walter Lovering
November 15, 1899
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Baptism of a granddaughterEthel Maud Lovering
November 15, 1899
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Baptism of a granddaughterRhoda Alice Lovering
November 15, 1899
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Baptism of a grandsonErnest James Lovering
November 15, 1899
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Baptism of a grandsonFrank Arthur Lovering
November 15, 1899
Publication: Record Transcription
Citation details: Baptism: John LOVERING's children (1899), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS%2FWAL%2F4276020%2F00154&parentid=GBPRS%2FB%2F871932939%2F1 : accessed 21 Nov 2018
Epidemic February 1, 1901

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
Death of a grandsonRobert Walter Lovering
between July 1903 and September 1903
Publication: Record transcription
Citation details: Death: Robert Walter LOVERING (1903), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=BMD/D/1903/3/AZ/000196/357 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Epidemic February 1904

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Marriage of a grandchildBarton Rousby HopkinsElizabeth Hannah LoveringView this family
between April 1910 and June 1910
Citation details: Marriage: Barton Rousby HOPKINS and Elizabeth Hannah LOVERING (1910), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=BMD/M/1910/2/AZ/000209/130 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Historical Event May 31, 1910

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912

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Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban
Marriage of a grandchildEdward John ElliottEthel Maud LoveringView this family
September 19, 1914
Citation details: Marriage: Edward John ELLIOTT and Ethel Maud LOVERING (1914), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=GBPRS/M/858059649/2 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Marriage of a grandchildArthur Edward JohnsRhoda Alice LoveringView this family
November 23, 1914
Citation details: Marriage: Arthur Edward JOHNS and Rhoda Alice LOVERING (1914), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=gbprs%2fm%2f858059650%2f2 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918

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Note: Spanish flu: An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit country in the world
Marriage of a grandchildErnest James LoveringMargaret Evelina HartView this family
December 6, 1920
Citation details: Marriage: Ernest James LOVERING and Margaret Eveline HART (1920), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=gbprs%2fm%2f858047883%2f1 : accessed 7 Dec 2018
Marriage of a grandchildFrank Arthur LoveringFlorrie LeyshonView this family
June 9, 1924 Husband: 27 years Wife: 27 years
Citation details: Marriage: Frank Arthur LOVERING and Florrie LEYSHON (1924), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=GBPRS/M/WAL208254/1 : accessed 8 Dec 2018
Economic Event October 1929

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/MgHbRM
Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century
  1. Generation 1
    1. Children of John Winser:

      1. Mary Ann Winser (18541934)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Mary Ann Winser, daughter of John Winser, was born between January 1854 and March 1854 in Barnstaple, Devon, England and died between October 1934 and December 1934 in Swansea, Glamorganshire, Wales. She married John Lovering, son of William Lovering, on April 2, 1873 in Parish Church, Braunton, Devon, England. He was born about 1852 in Braunton, Devon, England.

      Children of Mary Ann Winser and John Lovering:

      1. Emma Jane Lovering (18741949)
      2. William Henry Lovering (1876)
      3. John Lovering (1879)
      4. Mary Ann Lovering (1880)
      5. Elizabeth Hannah Lovering (1883)
      6. Amelia Miriam Lovering (18851947)
      7. Alice Rhoda Lovering (18881892)
      8. Robert Walter Lovering (18891903)
      9. Ethel Maud Lovering (1891)
      10. Rhoda Alice Lovering (1893)
      11. Ernest James Lovering (18951960)
      12. Frank Arthur Lovering (1897)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Emma Jane Lovering, daughter of John Lovering and Mary Ann Winser, was born on May 6, 1874 in Braunton, Devon, England and died between October 1949 and December 1949 in Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales. She married George Crocker.

      Children of Emma Jane Lovering and George Crocker:

      1. Laura Crocker (1900)
      2. Private
      3. Private
      4. Private
    2. William Henry Lovering, son of John Lovering and Mary Ann Winser, was born about 1876 in Braunton, Devon, England. He married Elizabeth Ann Evans.

      William Henry Lovering and Elizabeth Ann Evans had 2 children.

    3. Mary Ann Lovering, daughter of John Lovering and Mary Ann Winser, was born on September 20, 1880 in Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales. She married John Henry Rosser, son of Thomas Rosser.

      Mary Ann Lovering and John Henry Rosser had 1 child.

    4. Elizabeth Hannah Lovering, daughter of John Lovering and Mary Ann Winser, was born on September 30, 1883. She married Barton Rousby Hopkins between April 1910 and June 1910 in Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales.

    5. Amelia Miriam Lovering, school Teacher (in 1911), daughter of John Lovering and Mary Ann Winser, was born on November 20, 1885 in Llansamlet, Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales and died on June 19, 1947 in Harare, Zimbabwe at the age of 61. She married Thomas Blewett, son of John Thomas Blewett and Elizabeth “Bessie” Bodinnar.

      Children of Amelia Miriam Lovering and Thomas Blewett:

      1. John Thomas “Jack” Blewett (19141983)
      2. Private
      3. Richard Pentreath “Dick” Blewett (19261980)
      4. James Bodinar “Jimmy” Blewett (19301985)
      5. Private
    6. Ethel Maud Lovering, daughter of John Lovering and Mary Ann Winser, was born on July 4, 1891 in St Thomas, Swansea, Glamorganshire, Wales. She married Edward John Elliott, son of John Elliott, on September 19, 1914 in Port Tennant, Glamorgan, Wales. He was born on June 21, 1891.

    7. Rhoda Alice Lovering, daughter of John Lovering and Mary Ann Winser, was born on August 23, 1893 in St Thomas, Swansea, Glamorganshire, Wales. She married Arthur Edward Johns, son of Edward Johns, on November 23, 1914 in Port Tennant, Glamorgan, Wales. He was born calculated 1886.

    8. Ernest James Lovering, hairdresser (in 1920) and lamp lighter (in 1939), son of John Lovering and Mary Ann Winser, was born on August 20, 1895 in St Thomas, Swansea, Glamorganshire, Wales and died between October 1960 and December 1960 in Newton Abbot, Devon, England. He married Margaret Evelina Hart, daughter of Alfred Hart, on December 6, 1920 in Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales. She was born about 1895 and died between July 1927 and September 1927 in Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales.

    9. Frank Arthur Lovering, grocer (in 1924), son of John Lovering and Mary Ann Winser, was born on June 20, 1897 in St Thomas, Swansea, Glamorganshire, Wales. He married Florrie Leyshon, daughter of John Leyshon, on June 9, 1924 in Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales. She was born on October 9, 1897 and died between July 1970 and September 1970 in Torbay, Devon, England.