South African ancestry research

Welcome to Ancestor.co.za, one of the largest online sources of original South African genealogy information.

With over 1 million family tree records available, we hope your visit will be rewarding and that you will enjoy discovering more about your South African ancestors.

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Died: 04 Jul 2017


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Top 10 Ancestry Names

The most common names in the Ancestor.co.za database

  1. VAN DER MERWE
  2. BOTHA
  3. SMITH
  4. DU PLESSIS
  5. DU TOIT
  6. VENTER
  7. SMIT
  8. KRUGER
  9. PRETORIUS
  10. NEL

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