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Bernhard Louis Bantjes (1839 - 1911)

Bernhard Louis Bantjes
Born in Pietermaritzburg, Natal, South Africamap
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Husband of — married 17 Mar 1862 in Potchefstroom, Transvaal, South Africamap
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Died at age 72 in Bethel, Transvaal South Africamap
Profile last modified | Created 24 May 2021
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Parents Father: Jan Gerritze Bantjes [ Bantjes-6] Mother: Mathysina Germina Claasina Knoetzen [Knoetzen-66]

Birth Date: October 19,1839 Location: Pietermaritzburg, Natal, South Africa

Baptism Date: April 1, 1940 Location: Pietermaritzburg, Natal, South Africa

Marriage Date: March 17,1862 Location: Potchefstroom, Transvaal, South Africa Bride: Sarah Williamson Franz Date: August 2, 1880 Location: Potchefstroom, Transvaal, South Africa Bride: Aletta Catharina Martha Pretorius

Military Service 1899-1900 Military Service • 1899-1900 Potchefstroom, Potchefstroom, Transvaal, South Africa Fought during 2nd Boer War. Was captured at Potchefstroom 11 September 1900 and sent to Prisoner of War camp on St. Helena Reason This Information Is Correct: Bantjes Barend Louis Prisoner number: 12393 Captured: Potchefstroom 11 Sep 1900 Sent to: St. Helena, Deadwood Age: 61 Address: Potchefstroom

Death Date: November 1, 1911 Location: Bethel, Transvaal, South Africa


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Bernard was born in 1838. He passed away about 1911.

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Bantjes-82 and Bantjes-83 appear to represent the same person because: They appear to be the same person- matching birth and death dates; same parents and siblings. Bantjes-82 first name is misspelled
posted on Bantjes-83 (merged) by Veronica (Yorke) Spalding

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