This website is dedicated to my father Dirk Wouter Immelman van Heerden born, in Victoria West district, Northern Cape, South Africa. We are trying to locate and add members of our family as we find them and hope fully connect some folk. Any information on the extended van Heerden is welcome and will be added to the best of our abilities. -------------- Hierdie webwerf is toegewy aan my vader Dirk Wouter Immelman van Heerden, gebore in Victoria-Wes distrik, Noord-Kaap, Suid Afrika. Ons poog om ons familie te vind en by te voeg met tyd. Ons hoop is dat dit interessante stamboom kan op bou.Enige inligting oor die van Heerden is welkom en sal bygevoeg word om die beste van ons vermoŽns. Ons hoop is dat dit interessante stamboom kan op bou.


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feature 1 Martha van Heerden (Coetzer) Martha van Heerden - We are looking for information on Martha van Heerden (nee Coetzee or Coetzer) born in Durban, wife of Diogene Charlot van Heerden (1920 - 1973). Charlot was headmaster at one of the boys high schools in Durban, possibly in Westville at his death in 1973. Martha is a niece of Mimi Coetzer and grew up in Durban. She may have been working in the hospitality sector and may have moved to Cape Town some time after the death of Charlot.

feature 2 van Heerden Headstones Project We are adding the van Heerden headstones as we find them The following Cemeteries are complete Cemetery - Durnbach (Military) Cemetery - Adelaide (Main) Cemetery - Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery - Alice (Main) Cemetery - All Saints Anglican Church Cemetery - Ancona (Military) Cemetery - Aus Cemetery - Ayette (British) Cemetery - Benghazi War Cemetery Cemetery - Brandhoek (New) No.3 (Military) Cemetery - Bronkhorstspruit (New) Cemetery - Brown's Copse Cemetery - Castiglione (South African) Cemetery - Dealesville Cemetery - Diego Suarez War Cemetery - El Alamein War Memorial (British) Cemetery - El Alamein War Memorial (German) Cemetery - Foiano Della Chiana War Memorial Cemetery - Greylingstad (Main) Cemetery - Heliopolis (Military) Cemetery - Hofmeyr Cemetery - Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery - Keiskams Poort 71, Lovedale (Farm) Cemetery - Knightsbridge War Memorial Cemetery - Ladybrand (Main) Cemetery - Loxton Cemetery - Maitland Cemetery - Masvingo (Main) Cemetery - Meiktila (Military) Cemetery - Middelburg Cemetery - Nederduitse Gereformeerde Moederkerk Worcester (Chruch Yard) Cemetery - Plumstead (Main) Cemetery - Prieska (Main) Cemetery - Que Que (Kwekwe) Cemetery - Queenstown (Main) Cemetery - Rooiwal Suid Cemetery - Silverton Cemetery - Stikland Cemetery - Taukkyan (Military) Cemetery - Tobruk (Military) Cemetery - Voortrekkerhoogte (New) (Military) Cemetery - War Halfaya Cemetery - Worcester Cemetery - Zvishavane (Main) Memorial - Malta(Military) Memorial - Thiepval(Military)

feature 3 Johannes Lodewicus van Heerden We are looking for Johannes Lodewicus is the brother of my grandmother Magdalena Jacomina Petronella van Heerden. He may have lived in johannesburg and may have practiced as a attorney. Son of Johannes Lodewicus van Heerden & Susara Margaretha Magdalena de Klerk (Syferbult (Cypherbult), Victoria West, Northern Cape, South Africa) Please contact us if you have any information on Johannes

feature 4 Suzette van Heerden Suzette van Heerden (30 Nov 1993 - 12 Aug 1994)(I008786) We found this little girl's headstone in the Amsterdam Cemetery, Mpumalanga and do not know her family. Can somebody help?


MOST POPULAR FAMILY FIRST NAMES

The top ten most popular male and female first (given) names extracted from our database.
  Males Count Females Count
1 Pieter Willem 159 Maria Magdalena 66
2 Pieter Schalk 76 Anna Sophia 65
3 Johannes Lodewicus 72 Catherina Maria 51
4 Willem Jacobus 60 Wife 38
5 Johannes Hendrik 48 Anna Elizabeth 36
6 Jacobus Johannes 38 Anna Susanna 35
7 Petrus Johannes 38 Elizabeth 34
8 Schalk Willem 38 Hester Maria 34
9 Isaac Jacobus 37 Maria Elizabeth 32
10 Hendrik Jacobus 36 Anna Catherina 29
 
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