Kate Winifred Winnie Haddon, 18731945 (aged 71 years)

Name
Kate Winifred /Haddon/
Given names
Kate Winifred
Surname
Haddon
Nickname
Winnie
Name
Kate Winifred /Townsend/
Type of name
married name
Birth
Text:

CAL 1874

Citation details: Marriage: Richard Mahoney TOWNSEND and Kate Winifred HADDON (1902), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91K-6STR-L?cc=2727134 : 27 September 2019), > image 1 of 1; Citing NARS "Civil registration (marriages - coloureds), Transvaal and Swaziland, 1898-1927." The National Archives and Records Service of South Africa, Pretoria : accessed 26 Jan 2021
Citation details: Death notice: Kate Winifred HADDON (1945), TAB MHG 5243/45, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS9G-637M-T?cc=2520237&wc=Q6VB-BNL%3A1590242607 : 14 February 2019), 007807265 > image 543 of 2344; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Jan 2021
Text:

CAL OCT 1873, Newcastle (British)

War
First Boer War
from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (aged 7 years)
Source citation:

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Epidemic
Bubonic plague
February 1, 1901 (aged 27 years)
Source citation:

Wikipedia

Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town.
Marriage
Citation details: Marriage: Richard Mahoney TOWNSEND and Kate Winifred HADDON (1902), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91K-6STR-L?cc=2727134 : 27 September 2019), > image 1 of 1; Citing NARS "Civil registration (marriages - coloureds), Transvaal and Swaziland, 1898-1927." The National Archives and Records Service of South Africa, Pretoria : accessed 26 Jan 2021
Citation details: Historical note: https://campbell.ukzn.ac.za/?q=node/46949&q=node/46949 : accessed 27 Jan 2021
War
Second Boer War
from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (aged 28 years)
Source citation:

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Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 28 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 28 years)
Source citation:

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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 7 years)
Barberton, Mpumulanga, South Africa
Source citation:

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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 12 years)
Langlaagte, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Source citation:

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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 30 years)
Source citation:

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg.
Epidemic
Tuberculosis
1906 (aged 32 years)
Source citation:

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa.
Historical Event
Union of South Africa
May 31, 1910 (aged 36 years)
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Note: Union of South Africa established.
Death of a brother
Address: Hotel Africa, Pietersburg
Text:

BEF 1914

Citation details: Death notice: Thomas Robinson HADDON (1914), TAB MHG #25084, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS4V-23LC-T?cc=2520237 : 7 April 2020), > image 1 of 1; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Jan 2021
Citation details: Death notice: Cecil Colenso HADDON (1910), TAB MHG #16331, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS9L-773S-C?cc=2520237&wc=Q6VB-B86%3A1590242409 : 12 June 2017), 007805921 > image 373 of 1099; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Jan 2021
Death of a mother
Citation details: Death notice: Thomas Robinson HADDON (1914), TAB MHG #25084, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS4V-23LC-T?cc=2520237 : 7 April 2020), > image 1 of 1; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Jan 2021
Citation details: Death registration: Mary CROWDER (1912), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91L-J941-M?cc=2998108 : 15 July 2022), > image 1 of 1; Department of the Interior. Registrar of Births, Marriages, and Deaths, Transvaal : accessed 28 Aug 2022
Burial of a mother
Address: Grave #2884, Brixton Cemetery
Citation details: Burial: Mary HADDON (1912), FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QHK-935F-CK8Y?cc=4453927 : 25 August 2022), > image 1 of 1 : accessed 28 Aug 2022
Epidemic
Smallpox
1912 (aged 38 years)
Source citation:

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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 sister
Citation details: Death notice: Thomas Robinson HADDON (1914), TAB MHG #25084, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS4V-23LC-T?cc=2520237 : 7 April 2020), > image 1 of 1; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Jan 2021
Citation details: Death notice: Elaine Agnes HADDON (1914), TAB MHG #24845, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS4V-23P8-3?cc=2520237 : 7 April 2020), > image 1 of 1; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 27 Jan 2021
Death of a father
Citation details: Death notice: Thomas Robinson HADDON (1914), TAB MHG #25084, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS4V-23LC-T?cc=2520237 : 7 April 2020), > image 1 of 1; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Jan 2021
War
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 45 years)
Source citation:

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Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918 (aged 44 years)
Source citation:

Wikipedia

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 45 years)
Source citation:

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Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 3, 1919 to June 30, 1924 (aged 50 years)
Source citation:

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Death of a husband
Citation details: Death notice: Richard Mahoney TOWNSEND (1925), TAB MHG #62053, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS9P-3TGT?cc=2520237&wc=Q6VB-BLY%3A1590242683 : 14 February 2019), 007808611 > image 1933 of 2425; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Jan 2021
Citation details: Death: Richard Mahoney TOWNSEND (1925), edition: Saturday 7 March 1925
Economic Event
Wall Street Crash
October 1929 (aged 56 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 sister
Citation details: Death notice: Enid Caroline HADDON (1934), TAB MHG #87294, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSS6-69JJ-R?cc=2520237&wc=Q6VB-BYL%3A1590242850 : 7 April 2020), 007820973 > image 133 of 1999; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Jan 2021
Prime minister
James Barry Munnik Hertzog
from June 30, 1924 to September 5, 1939 (aged 65 years)
Source citation:

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War
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 71 years)
Source citation:

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Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 5, 1939 to June 4, 1948 (on the date of death)
Source citation:

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Death
Citation details: Death notice: Kate Winifred HADDON (1945), TAB MHG 5243/45, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS9G-637M-T?cc=2520237&wc=Q6VB-BNL%3A1590242607 : 14 February 2019), 007807265 > image 543 of 2344; Pietermaritzburg Archives (formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 26 Jan 2021
Citation details: Death: Mrs K. W. TOWNSEND (1945), edition: 17 Sep 1945
Burial
Address: Plumstead cemetery, Wynberg
Source: Find a grave
Citation details: Gravestone: Kate Winifred HADDON (1873-1945), https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/216059208/kate-winifred-townsend : accessed 18 Sep 2022
Family with parents
father
18401914
Birth: calculated December 1840London, England
Death: September 28, 1914Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
mother
18471912
Birth: calculated 1847
Death: August 6, 1912Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Marriage MarriageNovember 28, 1867Tonvale, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
10 months
elder sister
18681914
Birth: September 22, 1868 27 21 Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Death: July 22, 1914Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
21 months
elder brother
18701948
Birth: June 10, 1870 29 23 Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Death: February 24, 1948Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
brother
brother
herself
Kate Winifred TOWNSEND (1909)
18731945
Birth: calculated October 1873 32 26 Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Death: September 15, 1945Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
20 months
younger brother
18751910
Birth: May 20, 1875 34 28 Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Death: September 5, 1910Polokwane, Limpopo, South Africa
2 years
younger brother
18771958
Birth: July 6, 1877 36 30 KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Death: August 21, 1958Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
6 years
younger sister
18831969
Birth: October 25, 1883 42 36
Death: May 4, 1969
6 years
younger sister
18901934
Birth: calculated January 1890 49 43 Barberton, Mpumalanga, South Africa
Death: December 30, 1934Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Family with Richard Mahoney Townsend
husband
18651925
Birth: May 24, 1865 25 23 Bedford, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Death: March 5, 1925Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
herself
Kate Winifred TOWNSEND (1909)
18731945
Birth: calculated October 1873 32 26 Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Death: September 15, 1945Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Marriage MarriageApril 16, 1902Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
10 months
son
Townsend family: Lynette, Kate Winifred, Rosine, Haddon and Leonard (May 1909)
19031999
Birth: February 20, 1903 37 29 Bulawayo, Bulawayo Province, Zimbabwe
Death: June 4, 1999
15 months
son
Leonard TOWNSEND (1939)
19041990
Birth: May 9, 1904 38 30 Bulawayo, Bulawayo Province, Zimbabwe
Death: July 31, 1990Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
2 years
daughter
Townsend family: Lynette, Kate Winifred, Rosine, Haddon and Leonard (May 1909)
19061982
Birth: July 15, 1906 41 32 Bulawayo, Bulawayo Province, Zimbabwe
Death: October 18, 1982
2 years
daughter
19082003
Birth: August 19, 1908 43 34 Bulawayo, Bulawayo Province, Zimbabwe
Death: January 28, 2003Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa
Richard Mahoney Townsend + Rosine Maud Jeffery
husband
18651925
Birth: May 24, 1865 25 23 Bedford, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Death: March 5, 1925Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
husband’s wife
18741897
Birth: December 17, 1874 Ceres, Western Cape, South Africa
Death: January 24, 1897Steytlerville, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Marriage MarriageApril 9, 1896Ceres, Western Cape, South Africa
10 months
stepdaughter
Rosine Maud TOWNSEND (1909)
1897
Birth: January 22, 1897 31 22
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