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Esmé (Pieterse) van der Westhuizen

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Esmé van der Westhuizen formerly Pieterse aka Caven
Born 1960s.
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Sister of [private brother (1960s - unknown)]
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Mother of [private son (1980s - unknown)] and
Account confirmed 12 Nov 2015 | Esmé's 293241 contributions | 15747 thank-yous received
Profile last modified | Created 1 Jun 2011 | Last significant change: 17 Nov 2018
10:15: Philip van der Walt posted a message on the page for Esmé (Pieterse) van der Westhuizen. [Thank Philip for this]
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Esmé (Pieterse) van der Westhuizen is genealogies verbind aan Suid Afrika /is genealogically connected to South Africa
Hierdie gebruiker se moedertaal is Afrikaans.
This user can contribute with an advanced level of English.
Deze gebruiker heeft basis kennis van de Nederlandse taal.
ACCOUNT CONFIRMED 1 June 2011. Date changed due to a merge.


Esme Grant was born in 1962. Esmé Grant is the child of Gerhardus Andreas Pieterse and Andriana Albertina Bruyns. [1]


In the event of my sudden death, I want to be sure that none of my hard work on WikiTree ends up being deleted. I hereby give permission for all of my private profiles to be transferred to any of the following slightly-active WikiTreers in my family and other Wikitree members, whether or not they are currently on my trusted lists:[1]

Susan de Bruyn
Ronel Olivier
Sean Caven
Nicole Raats
Lizette Botha


  1. 1.0 1.1 Added by Esmé van der Westhuizen, 15 November 2017.

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On 17 Nov 2018 at 10:15 GMT Philip van der Walt wrote:

Dieselfde met Niemand-1.

On 17 Nov 2018 at 10:01 GMT Philip van der Walt wrote:

Hi Esme, sien Schoeman-41. Jy het dit in 2013 geskep. Ek het dit nou verwees.

On 12 Sep 2018 at 04:25 GMT Ronel (van Heerden) Olivier wrote:

Goeie môre Esmé

Kom gesels gerus saam op ons kekkelblad; Span Springbokke Sien uit daarna om van jou te hoor !! Groetnis Ronel

On 3 Sep 2018 at 11:23 GMT Ronel (van Heerden) Olivier wrote:

Hi Esme

Dankie dat jy aangebied het om te help. Die skakel na ons blad sou jy dit benodig


SA Roots Span Go bokke !!

On 30 Aug 2018 at 23:36 GMT Ben Buckner wrote:

Hi - noticed you changed the death date of Taliaferro-71 to 1 Feb 1727 with the comment " as per source". If you read the biography, there are two primary sources for his death, one that says he was deceased in 1711 and another that mentions his wife as his administratrix in 1688. Most likely, you are using one of the various old secondary sources, but obviously when a secondary source conflicts two primary sources, it has to be discarded.

On 27 Jul 2018 at 20:38 GMT Julian Oxborough wrote:

Thank you much for your help and added information regarding my father said of the family,i wish i had more info from my mum side.

On 26 Jul 2018 at 20:12 GMT Angela (Boyer) Cortner wrote:

Greetings, Esme!

we are distant cousins thru Philippe (Capet -670 ) d'Artois (1269-1298) He is my 24th Great Grandfather and your 22nd Great grandfather. We are 23rd Cousins 2x removed & share 75 ancestors in 30 generations! Thanks for your help on any of my profiles which is how I came across your name!

On 25 Jul 2018 at 17:37 GMT Gary Gibson wrote:

Thanks, but you really don't have to edit or make corrections to my trees. They are just fine as is.  :-)

On 21 Jul 2018 at 17:05 GMT Tanya Bergeron wrote:

I see you edited Johannesburg Gann, is he your ancestor?

On 11 Jul 2018 at 18:27 GMT Lee Cooper wrote:

thank you and much appreciation for editing louisa cooper marriage data

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