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Augustus Palmer-Owen

Augustus Palmer-Owen
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Epidemic February 1, 1901

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town
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
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
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
MarriageJacoba Alida Johanna TheronView this family
April 7, 1917
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p438, b4c7d9e2f7g5.
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
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
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945

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

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Note: South Africa becomes a republic
Death of a wifeJacoba Alida Johanna Theron
July 3, 1972
Publication: ISBN: 978-0-9921833-0-1
Citation details: Vol 1, p736, #17916, b9c6d9e1f1g2h2.
Historical Event February 11, 1990

Note: Nelson Mandela [released] (http://www.useful.url)
Historical Event April 27, 1994
Note: First General Elections
Publication: Hugenote Genealogiereeks no. 2, Hugenote-Vereniging van Suid-Afrika, Franschhoek, 2009
Citation details: Deel 2, p438, b4c7d9e2f7g5.
  1. Generation 1
    1. Augustus Palmer-Owen. He died in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal. He married Jacoba Alida Johanna Theron, daughter of Pieter Willem Theron and Jacoba Alida Weideman, on April 7, 1917 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. She was born on June 20, 1888 in Gannalaagte, Dist. Aberdeen, Eastern Cape and died on July 3, 1972 in Pretoria, Gauteng at the age of 84.