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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Please email us through our contact us page if you have any research or search enquiries.
We are unable to collect documents at this time due to COVID-19. Please feel free to continue your searches and we shall resume collection of documents as soon as lockdown has been lifted.

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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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