Emma Carolina Louisa Boardman, 18751960 (aged 84 years)

Emma Caroline Louisa BOARDMAN (c. (1905)
Name
Emma Carolina Louisa /Boardman/
Given names
Emma Carolina Louisa
Surname
Boardman
Name
Emma Carolina Louisa /Ekron/
Type of name
married name
Birth
Citation details: Baptism: Emma Caroline Louisa BOARDMAN (1876), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-GTWM-9NPJ?cc=1468076&wc=SFV4-92Q%3A44975801%2C44975802%2C49844601%2C49846301 : 7 July 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Grahamstown, Aliwal North, St Paul > Baptisms 1870-1879 > image 147 of 203; William Cullen Library, Wits University, Johannesburg : accessed 18 JUl 2022
Baptism
Address: St Paul's, Division of Aliwal North
Citation details: Baptism: Emma Caroline Louisa BOARDMAN (1876), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-GTWM-9NPJ?cc=1468076&wc=SFV4-92Q%3A44975801%2C44975802%2C49844601%2C49846301 : 7 July 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Grahamstown, Aliwal North, St Paul > Baptisms 1870-1879 > image 147 of 203; William Cullen Library, Wits University, Johannesburg : accessed 18 JUl 2022
War
First Boer War
from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (aged 5 years)
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Epidemic
Bubonic plague
February 1, 1901 (aged 25 years)
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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town.
War
Second Boer War
from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (aged 26 years)
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Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 26 years)
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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
Orange Free State
from 1854 to 1902 (aged 26 years)
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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.
Economic Event
Gold discovered
1881 (aged 5 years)
Barberton, Mpumulanga, South Africa
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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
Gold discovered
1886 (aged 10 years)
Langlaagte, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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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.
Epidemic
Pneumonic plague
February 1904 (aged 28 years)
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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg.
Epidemic
Tuberculosis
1906 (aged 30 years)
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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa.
Historical Event
Union of South Africa
May 31, 1910 (aged 34 years)
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Note: Union of South Africa established.
Epidemic
Smallpox
1912 (aged 36 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
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 43 years)
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Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918 (aged 42 years)
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Note: An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit country in the world.
Prime minister
Louis Botha
from May 31, 1910 to August 27, 1919 (aged 44 years)
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Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 3, 1919 to June 30, 1924 (aged 48 years)
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Economic Event
Wall Street Crash
October 1929 (aged 54 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.
Death of a husband
Address: Grand Hotel, Barkly East
Citation details: Death notice: Charles Thomas EKRON (1935), KAB MOOC 6/9/4614 #45915, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91W-TWCZ-V?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-SM5%3A1598062385 : 28 September 2018), 007736454 > image 1113 of 1466; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 18 Jul 2022
Prime minister
James Barry Munnik Hertzog
from June 30, 1924 to September 5, 1939 (aged 64 years)
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War
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 70 years)
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Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 5, 1939 to June 4, 1948 (aged 72 years)
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Prime minister
Daniel Francois Malan
from June 4, 1948 to November 30, 1954 (aged 79 years)
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Prime minister
Johannes Gerhardus Strijdom
from November 30, 1954 to August 24, 1958 (aged 83 years)
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Prime minister
Hendrik Frensch Verwoerd
from September 2, 1958 to September 6, 1966 (on the date of death)
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Death
Address: Stutterheim Hospital, Stutterhein
Citation details: Death registration: Emma Carline Louise EKRON (1960), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91P-D9GL-V?cc=3732506 : 3 January 2021), > image 1 of 1; National Archives, Pretoria, Republic of South Africa : accessed 18 Jul 2022
Family with parents
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mother
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herself
Emma Caroline Louisa BOARDMAN (c. (1905)
18751960
Birth: July 30, 1875
Death: June 26, 1960Stutterheim, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Family with Charles Thomas Ekron
husband
Charles Thomas EKRON (c. 1905)
18731935
Birth: calculated April 1873 23 18 Queenstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Death: May 28, 1935Barkly East, Eastern Cape, South Africa
herself
Emma Caroline Louisa BOARDMAN (c. (1905)
18751960
Birth: July 30, 1875
Death: June 26, 1960Stutterheim, Eastern Cape, South Africa
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