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An Unreasonable Woman

by Ivy May Stuart

"From Victorian England to the slopes of Isandlwana, a searing epic of love, heroism and glorious adventure ..."

"The reasons that drove them to leave all they knew behind, while they embraced a new continent and way of life must be many and varied. An Unreasonable Woman is my idea of one such story."

In Memory Of


Born: 02 Nov 1927
Died: 27 May 2011


Barend Frederick Kotze

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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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