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George Stephen ErlankAge: 62 years19031966

George Stephen Erlank
Given names
George Stephen
Birth June 2, 1903 44 38
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Epidemic February 1904 (Age 7 months)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg
Death of a fatherJonas Michiel Erlank
June 20, 1906 (Age 3 years)
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Death of a maternal grandmotherAnna Susanna van den Berg
August 15, 1906 (Age 3 years) Age: 64 years
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Citation details: Death notice: Anna Susanna VAN DEN BERG (1906), MOOC 6/9/554 #2662, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ8-4S8N-6?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SCY%3A1598082345 : 1 October 2018), 007844459 > image 532 of 2125; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 10 Dec 2019
Epidemic 1906 (Age 2 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 6 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Epidemic 1912 (Age 8 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
Death of a paternal grandfatherJonas Michiel Erlank
July 28, 1916 (Age 13 years)
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War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 11 years)

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 14 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
Death of a sisterAnna Aletta Erlank
July 27, 1927 (Age 24 years)
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Economic Event October 1929 (Age 26 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 36 years)

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Note: World War II
Historical Event February 14, 1961 (Age 57 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 57 years)

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Note: South Africa becomes a republic
Death March 20, 1966 (Age 62 years)
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  1. Generation 1
    1. George Stephen Erlank, son of Jonas Michiel Erlank and Elizabeth Susanna Schoombee, was born on June 2, 1903 in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape and died on March 20, 1966 in Uitenhage, Eastern Cape at the age of 62.