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Alfred Thomas Albert PengellyAge: 90 years18741965

Name
Alfred Thomas Albert Pengelly
Given names
Alfred Thomas Albert
Surname
Pengelly
Publication: database on-line, Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Original data: Church of England Parish Registers, 1754-1921. London
Citation details: London Metropolitan Archives, Saint John The Baptist, Kentish Town, Register of marriages, P90/JNB, Item 030
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Birth between July 1, 1874 and September 30, 1874
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First name(s): Alfred Thomas A Last name: Pengely Birth year: 1874 Birth quarter: 3 District: PANCRAS County: London, England Country: England Volume: 1B Page: 143

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Note: Based on the 1939 register, Alfred TA Pengelly (married to Agnes Pengelly) was born in 1874. Used this fact to select this birth record.
War from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (Age 6 years)

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Note: First Boer War
Economic Event 1881 (Age 6 years)
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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
Economic Event 1886 (Age 11 years)
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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.
MarriageMary Elizabeth ChambersView this family
1898 (Age 23 years)
Citation details: Alfred Thomas Albert PENGELLY at http://person.ancestry.co.uk/tree/16092834/person/341041190/facts : accessed 10 Jan 2016
Epidemic February 1, 1901 (Age 26 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
War from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (Age 25 years)

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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
Epidemic February 1904 (Age 29 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Epidemic 1906 (Age 31 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Death of a wifeMary Elizabeth Chambers
1910 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: Alfred Thomas Albert PENGELLY at http://person.ancestry.co.uk/tree/16092834/person/341041190/facts : accessed 10 Jan 2016
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 35 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 37 years)

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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
War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 40 years)

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 43 years)

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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
MarriageAgnes MitchamView this family
December 19, 1920 (Age 46 years) Husband: 45 Wife: 35
Address: St John the Baptist, Kentish Town
Publication: database on-line, Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Original data: Church of England Parish Registers, 1754-1921. London
Citation details: Alfred PENGELLY x Agnes KEY http://interactive.ancestry.com/1623/31280_198827-00437?pid=4060299 : accessed 15 Jan 2016, citing: London Metropolitan Archives, Saint John The Baptist, Kentish Town, Register of marriages, P90/JNB, Item 030
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Economic Event October 1929 (Age 55 years)

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Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 65 years)

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Note: World War II
Historical Event February 14, 1961 (Age 86 years)
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Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand
Historical Event May 31, 1961 (Age 86 years)

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Note: South Africa becomes a republic
Death between April 1, 1965 and June 30, 1965 (Age 90 years) Age: 90
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First name(s): Alfred T A Last name: Pengelly Gender: Male Birth year: 1875 Age: 90 Death quarter: 2 Death year: 1965 District: ST. PANCRAS County: London, England Volume: 5D Page: 861

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  1. Generation 1
    1. Alfred Thomas Albert Pengelly, son of Alfred Theophilus Pengelly, was born between July 1, 1874 and September 30, 1874 in Pancras, London, England and died between April 1, 1965 and June 30, 1965 in St Pancras, London, England. He married 2 times. The first time he married Mary Elizabeth Chambers in 1898 in Marylebone, London, England. She was born in 1873 in Paddington, London, England and died in 1910 in St Pancras, London, England at the age of 37. The second time he married Agnes Mitcham, daughter of Charles Edward Mortimer Mitcham and Louisa Wall, on December 19, 1920 in Kentish Town, London, England. She was born on May 19, 1882 in St Pancras, London, England and died between January 1976 and March 1976 in Hampstead, London, England.