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WEBBMrs. ALYSON AGNES, wife of Capt. James Robert Webb, formerly of the R.A.F. Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. ...View Full Biography
WEBBMrs. ELIZABETH ADELAIDE, wife of Arthur Clement Llewellyn Webb, attorney-at-law of Bulawayo, Souther ...View Full Biography
WEBBMrs. GEORGINA ELIZABETH, director of the South African Mining Journal Syndicate, Ltd., and the South ...View Full Biography
WEBB-JOHNSONETHEL, M.A. (Cantab.), daughter of Dr. Samuel Johnson of Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England. Bor ...View Full Biography
WEBBERMiss BARBARA. Born at Johannesburg and educated at St. Ann's College, Hilton Road, Natal. Teacher of ...View Full Biography
WEBBERMrs. MARGARET ISABEL, wife of Walter Solomon Webber. Daughter of Robert Ross of Cape Town and Mrs. R ...View Full Biography
WEBSTERMrs. JANET HERD, wife of David Webster, solicitor. Daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Magnus Herd of ...View Full Biography
WEBSTERMARY MORISON, eldest daughter of Robert Smith Webster and Eliza Ronald Webster at Edinburgh. Born an ...View Full Biography
WEINERMrs. LEAH, wife of Meyer Weiner, of Selborne, C.P. Daughter of the late Mr. Moses Kaplan and his wif ...View Full Biography
WELCHMrs. EMILY MILLWOOD, widow of James Welch of Durban, and daughter of Henry Birchall of 'Grangbeg', K ...View Full Biography
WELSHMrs. MAUDE MARIANNE wife of the Hon. Allan Ross Welsh, Speaker of the Rhodesian House of Assembly. D ...View Full Biography
WENTZELMrs. ROSE ELLA, Q.A.M. (London), widow of Charles Augustus Wentzel. Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rens. B ...View Full Biography
WERDMULLERMrs. EVELYN PRINGLE, wife of Otto Felix Werdmuller, attorney, etc., of Malmesbury, C.P., secretary o ...View Full Biography
WADLEYMrs. FLORENCE MAUD, wife of Thomas Mansfield Wadley, chartered accountant, M.P. since 1933, Mayor of ...View Full Biography
WAGSTAFFMrs. CONSTANCE, wife of Stanley William Wagstaff. Born at Johannesburg, educated at Wycombe Abbey, B ...View Full Biography
WAKEFORDMrs. HARRIETT MURIEL, wife of Alfred Thomas Wakeford, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Banks of Bloemf ...View Full Biography
WALGATEMrs. MARION, A.R.C.A., wife of C.P. Walgate, A.R.C.A., A.R.I.B.A., daughter of Archibald Mason, F.E. ...View Full Biography
WALKER-POLEMrs. ETHEL ELIZABETH, widow of Miles Walker-Pole, F.C.S. Daughter of the late John Leisk, J.P., of L ...View Full Biography
WALLERMrs. ELMA AMRITSA, wife of Ernest Howard Waller, managing director of Messrs. Verrinder, Ltd., Johan ...View Full Biography
WALLISREINET, L.R.A.M., A.R.C.M., wife of Jack Stubbs, wholesale merchant of Cape Town; daughter of Mrs. C ...View Full Biography
WALL-MESHAMDr. NELLIE, born Wall, M.Sc., M.D., M.R.C.S. (Eng.), L.R.C.P. (London), D.P.H., D.T.M. (Liv.), wife ...View Full Biography
WALSHMrs. FLORENCE MARGARET, wife of H.T. Walsh, retired. Daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. J.E. Andrews ...View Full Biography
WALSHMrs. MIRIAM SUTHERLAND, journalist, widow of R.M. Walsh, daughter of William Fairhurst, a well-known ...View Full Biography
WALTERSMrs. FRIEDA, B.A. (born Vogel), wife of Ian Walters, branch manager of Rhodesian Oxygen and Acetylen ...View Full Biography
WALTONMARGUERITE ISABEL, Lady, the wife of the Hon. Sir Edgar Harris Walton, K.C.M.G., proprietor of the ' ...View Full Biography
WALTONMrs. ROMA SMEETON, wife of John Lawson Walton, elder son of the Hon. Sir Edgar Walton, and managing ...View Full Biography
WARDMrs. AMY ELIZABETH, widow of Leonard Ward, merchant of Germiston, daughter of the late Louis Sims Si ...View Full Biography
WARDMiss CATHERINE, daughter of the late W. Ward and Mrs. Connie Ward of Harrismith, O.F.S. Born and edu ...View Full Biography
WARDMiss EDITH, daughter of the late Sir John and Lady Ward of Leeds, England. Born at Leeds and educate ...View Full Biography
WARDMrs. FLORENCE GRACE EDWARDS, born Allen, wife of Alfred Daniel Ward, solicitor of Cape Town, son of ...View Full Biography
WARNERMrs. AUDRY SELWYN, born Webb, wife of Joseph Selwyn Warner, whose grandparents came to South Africa ...View Full Biography
WASSUNGMrs. BLANCHE, wife of Peter John Wassung, very well-known and prominent member of the Mossel Bay com ...View Full Biography
WATERMEYERMrs. ALICE ELLEN, wife of Professor Gottfried A. Watermeyer, Professor of Survey, Witwatersrand Univ ...View Full Biography
WATERMEYERMrs. JESSIE KERR, wife of Theodore Henry Watermeyer, General Manager of the South African Railways. ...View Full Biography
WATERMEYERMrs. MARGARET ELIZABETH, born Hobson, wife of Charles Watermeyer, and a direct descendant of the ori ...View Full Biography
WATERMEYERMrs. PETRONELLA HESTER, born Wege, wife of the Hon. Ernest Frederick Watermeyer, Judge of the Suprem ...View Full Biography
WATERSONMrs. ELIZA ANN, widow of David Waterson, who was a Rand pioneer coming to Boksburg, Transvaal, in 18 ...View Full Biography
WATSONMrs. AMY FENTON, wife of Colin Watson, stockbroker and accountant of Johannesburg. Daughter of the l ...View Full Biography
WATSONMrs. CATHERINE WEIR, wife of David Watson, secretary to Tender Board, South African Railways and Har ...View Full Biography
WATSONMiss MARJORIE TENNANT, granddaughter of the late Thomas Watson, M.P., 'The Grove', Claremont, C.P. B ...View Full Biography
WATTSLEDLIE MARGARET, wife of Cecil Watts, who has been associated with the Argus Printing and Publishing ...View Full Biography
WAUGHMrs. JANE, widow of James Waugh, who came from Bradford, England and was a transport rider in the ea ...View Full Biography
WAWNMrs. ELEANOR, widow of Capt. Charles Ernest Wawn, and daughter of Francis Stephen and Mrs. E. Andrew ...View Full Biography
WEAVERMrs. KATHLEEN, born Langlands, wife of James Ethelbert Weaver, of the firm of William Dunn & Co., sh ...View Full Biography
WERDMULLERMrs. FLORENCE EDITH, wife of Frederick F. Werdmuller, solicitor of Malmesbury, C.P. Daughter of Mr. ...View Full Biography
WERTHEIMMrs. MATHILDE, born Japhet, widow of Herman Wertheim, who died at the age of 88 and who came to Sout ...View Full Biography
WESSELSLady AGNES ETHEL, widow of Sir Johannes Wessels, Privy Councillor, Chief Justice of the Union of Sou ...View Full Biography
WESSELSMadam CECILIA, well-known South African dramatic soprano, wife of Ernest Edwin Beecroft, of Cape Tow ...View Full Biography
WESSELSMrs. CLARA EMMA, widow of Marthinus Laurentius Wessels, F.R.G.S., son of the well-known attorney the ...View Full Biography
WESSELSMrs. MARGARITA ELIZABETH widow of Dr. C.A. Wessels, who studied at London University and Guy's Hospi ...View Full Biography
WESSELSMrs. MARIA MAGDELENA, wife of Dr. D. Herman Wessels. M.B., F.R.C.S., F.C.O.G., Cape Town. Daughter o ...View Full Biography
WESSELSMrs. SARAH, B.A., wife of Dr. J.J. Wessels, medical practitioner of Greytown, Natal; daughter of Mr. ...View Full Biography
WESSELSMrs. SUSAN ELIZABETH, wife of Jurie Cornelius Wessels, son of the late Herman Wessels, M.P., who was ...View Full Biography
WESTEDITH WINIFRED, wife of John West, daughter of Charles Hughes. Born at Cape Town and educated at the ...View Full Biography
WESTMrs. ROSE MARY, wife of Henry Walter West, born and educated at Canterbury, England. Has for a numbe ...View Full Biography
WESTAWAYMrs. CHRISSIE, wife of Major R.J. Westaway, late Commandant Albany Commando, who drove the first mot ...View Full Biography
WESTONMrs. ELINOR MARY, wife of Herbert Weston, manager of Corunbia Estates, Mt. Edgecombe, Natal, with th ...View Full Biography
WETZLARMrs. MARGARET, wife of Herman Wetzlar, oldest bookmaker member of Natal Tattersalls, South Africa. D ...View Full Biography
WEYHAUSENMrs. HILDA, widow of E.G. Weyhausen, who was managing director of Siemens, S.A., Ltd. Daughter of Mr ...View Full Biography
WHEELERMrs. MARGARET BUCHANAN, wife of Herbert Edwin Wheeler, son of Napoleon Wheeler and Mrs. Wheeler. Dau ...View Full Biography
WHITEMrs. GWENDOLINE, wife of John Dunbar White, system manager, South African Railways and Harbours, Dur ...View Full Biography
WHITEMrs. MINIE, wife of Peter White. Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. G.H. Neave. Born at London and educated at ...View Full Biography
WHITELEYMrs. MARY, wife of Leslie Alexander Whiteley, of the firm of Whiteley Bros., incorporated accountant ...View Full Biography
WHITSEDMiss JULIET DE KEY, dietician-in-chief. Lecturer on dietetics since 1929. Received dietetic training ...View Full Biography
WHOWELLMrs. KATHLEEN JACOBA wife of Cyril Anthony Whowell, director of Firestone S.A. (Pty.), Ltd. Daughter ...View Full Biography
WHYTEMrs. JANET ISABELLA, wife of Rev. Robert Whyte of Cape Town. Daughter of the late W.J. Cuthbertson, ...View Full Biography
WHYTOCKMrs. MARY JEAN, wife of Senator Charles Whytock. Daughter of the late John Nicol, C.M.G., and the la ...View Full Biography
WICHTMrs. JOHANNA CORNELIA, wife of Lt.-Col. Johan Hendrik Wicht (retired), daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J.H. ...View Full Biography
WIDMERMrs. MARY LOUISA, widow of Emile Widmer, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Hildebrandt of Germany. B ...View Full Biography
WIENERNORLINE MATHILDE, born Enrico, wife of F.K. Wiener, director of the Colonial Mutual Insurance Societ ...View Full Biography
WIESEMiss HELENA HENDRINA, R.R.C., daughter of the late P.B. Wiese, formerly of Tulbagh, C.P. Born and ed ...View Full Biography
WIJERSMiss EVERDINA EGBERTHA, B.A. (S.A.), daughter of J.B. Wijers, architect, who has been in Pretoria si ...View Full Biography
WILCOCKSBEATRICE, wife of Dr. R.W. Wilcocks, B.A., Ph.D., Rector of the University of Stellenbosch, C.P., th ...View Full Biography
WILSONMrs. AUGUSTA CAROLINE, widow of James Anderson Wilson, well-known businessman, at one time manufactu ...View Full Biography
WILSONMrs. DOROTHY, wife of Hector Wilson, sales manager. Daughter of Mrs. Howell and the late Mr. Howell ...View Full Biography
WILSONMiss ELIZABETH, M.B.E., daughter of George Wilson. Born at Aberdeen, Scotland. Educated in Scotland ...View Full Biography
WILTERMrs. DINA, wife of Fred Wilter, Assisting-Catering Manager of the South African Railways. Daughter o ...View Full Biography
WIMBLEMrs. WILHELMINA ELIZABETH, widow of Percy Skelton Wimble, Stockbroker of Johannesburg (1893). Daught ...View Full Biography
WINGATE-WHITEMrs. MURIEL MAUDE, wife of J. Wingate-White, at present stationed in the Transvaal; has been magistr ...View Full Biography
WINGFIELDMiss MAUD (professional name), actress and elocutionist, was born at Invercargill, New Zealand; rece ...View Full Biography
WINSERMrs. FLORENCE, wife of Charles Winser, O.B.E., who, upon retirement from the Civil Service became ho ...View Full Biography
WITHERSMABEL H.M., F.R.G.S. Daughter of the late Robert Jewell Withers, F.R.I.B.A. of London, who designed ...View Full Biography
WITHYCOMBEMrs. BERTHA MAY, wife of John Herman Surrage Withycomhe, stockbroker, Johannesburg, who combines bui ...View Full Biography
WITHYCOMBEMrs. HARRIET AGNES, widow of William Withycombe of Ashburton, Devon, England, and daughter of the la ...View Full Biography
WOLFMrs. ETHEL MARGARET, widow of Arthur Wolf, pioneer of the Rand, who arrived in Johannesburg in 1886. ...View Full Biography
WOLSTENHOLMELUCY, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. W.R. Wolstenholme of Manchester, England. Born at Manchester ...View Full Biography
WOODMrs. BLANCHE MAY, wife of Harold William Wood. Daughter of the late Charles Weston and his first wif ...View Full Biography
WOODINA ALICE DOREEN, born Holliday, wife of Norman Wood. Born at Nottingham Road, Natal, and trained at ...View Full Biography
WOODMiss JOSIE E., daughter of George Wood, M.L.A., first mayor of Grahamstown, C.P. Born and educated a ...View Full Biography
WOODMrs. KATHLEEN MARY, wife of George Wood, manager in Port Elizabeth of the well-known South African f ...View Full Biography
WOODBURNMrs. MARY, wife of J. Allan Woodburn, mining engineer. Daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Andres Hutt ...View Full Biography
WOOD-GUSHMrs. ETHEL BESSIE, widow of Colonel Henry Wood Gush, D.S.O., M.C., V.D., C. de G. Descendant of the ...View Full Biography
WOODSMrs. ANNIE, wife of Charles Woods. Daughter of Patrick O'Byrne. Born at Grahamstown, C.P., and educa ...View Full Biography
WOOFMiss LUCY ELIZABETH TALBOT A.R., San. I. Eldest daughter of the late James Woof, who was one of the ...View Full Biography
WOOLLEYMrs. AMY EDITH, C.M.B., London, trained maternity nurse, wife of A.W. Woolley of Durban, Natal. Daug ...View Full Biography
WOOLNOUGHKATHLEEN EVELYN, born Pickles, wife of Harry Robert Woolnough, headmaster of Berea Road School, Durb ...View Full Biography
WORDINGHAMMrs. SARAH ELLEN, city councillor, widow of J.W. Wordingham, of Johannesburg. Daughter of Mr. and Mr ...View Full Biography
WRIGHTMrs. ALICE GARLAND, wife of Richard Garland-Wright (1912), son of Mrs. and the late Howard Wright of ...View Full Biography
WRIGHTMrs. FAN, wife of Dr. H. Hamilton Wright. Daughter of Walter Spencer, Sheffield, England. Born at Pi ...View Full Biography
WRIGHTMiss MARY EVELYN, daughter of the Rev. John Wright, well-known Wesleyan minister. Born at Melbourne, ...View Full Biography
WRIGHTONMrs. MARGARET SARAH, wife of Sidney Frank Wrighton, secretary of J.R. Riven & Co. Daughter of Mr. an ...View Full Biography
WULFSOHNMrs. NORINA, widow of Herman Wulfsohn, one of the founders of Rustenburg Hospital and the synagogue. ...View Full Biography
WYLDEMrs. GERTRUDE ROSE MYRTLE, wife of Edward Truro Wylde, manager and secretary of Messrs. Schweppes' T ...View Full Biography
WYLIEMrs. ELIZABETH, widow of John Condie Wylie, civil and mining engineer, Scotland and South Africa. Da ...View Full Biography
WYLIEMrs. MARIA ELIZABETH, M.B.E., born Strapp, widow of Brig.-Gen. James Scott Wylie. Born at Richmond, ...View Full Biography
WYNNEMrs. MARGOT ISABELLA, wife of Norman Wynne, who is a son of the late John Wynne, who was the founder ...View Full Biography
WYNNEMrs. SYBIL, wife of Bernard Wynne only son of Mr. and Mrs. B.F. Wynne, one of the directors of John ...View Full Biography
WALLEMMrs. ALIEDA, wife of Frithjof Wallem, managing director of Paarl Roller Mills, and a well-known pers ...View Full Biography
WARDMiss MARJORIE. Born at Germiston, Transvaal and educated at the Parktown Convent, Johannesburg, late ...View Full Biography
WATSON-MORRISMiss NANCY HELEN, F.T.C.L. Born at Bloemfontein, O.F.S. Studied dramatic art and stage craft. Is a t ...View Full Biography
WESTMrs. NOEL ELIZABETH, wife of W.F. West of Durban. Younger daughter of H.R. Barnes of Grahamstown, wh ...View Full Biography
WILLIAMSMrs. BERTHA MARY ELIZABETH, born Miller, wife of James Lowry Williams, late engineer and accountant ...View Full Biography
WRIGHTMrs. CATHERINE, widow of James Arthur Wright, accountant of Johannesburg. Born and educated at Cape ...View Full Biography
WHITEMANMiss ADA MARIA MOTUM WYNN, daughter of Francis William John Wyn Whiteman and Ada Maria Motum Hill. B ...View Full Biography