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Vivian Rorke Forrester

Male 1883 - 1956  (73 years)


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  1. 1.  Vivian Rorke Forrester was born on 18 Mar 1883 in Claremont, Cathcart district, Eastern Cape, South Africa (son of John Walter Forrester and Miriam Ann Eva); died on 31 Jul 1956 in Tweespruit, Free State, South Africa.

    Vivian married Daisy Beatrice Armstrong on 11 Aug 1908. Daisy (daughter of William Alexander Armstrong and Claudine Belfourd Breen) was born on 1 Oct 1890; died on 26 Oct 1918. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Leonard Malcolm Forrester was born on 20 Jul 1909 in Dewetsdorp, Free State, South Africa; died on 14 Apr 1988 in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa.
    2. Eileen Phyllis Forrester was born on 25 Dec 1910 in Thaba 'Nchu, Free State, South Africa; died on 2 Sep 1987 in Tweespruit, Free State, South Africa.
    3. Millicent Grace Forrester
    4. Leonora Miriam Forrester was born on 29 Nov 1914 in Basutoland; died on 4 Apr 1990.
    5. Gladys May Jessie Forrester was born on 7 Mar 1918 in Taung, North West, South Africa; died on 24 Aug 1988 in Tweespruit, Free State, South Africa; was buried in Tweespruit Cemetery, Tweespruit, Free State, South Africa.

    Vivian married Violet May Armstrong on 14 Apr 1934 in Bergville, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Violet (daughter of William Alexander Armstrong and Claudine Belfourd Breen) was born on 25 Jan 1893 in Cathcart, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 6 Jul 1966. [Group Sheet]


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  John Walter Forrester was born on 25 Apr 1840 in Albany District, Eastern Cape, South Africa (son of John Forrester and Elizabeth Sansom); died on 30 Jul 1919 in Pleasant View, Ladybrand, Free State, South Africa.

    John married Miriam Ann Eva on 15 Jan 1873 in Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Miriam (daughter of William Denham Eva and Martha Allwright) was born on 30 May 1851 in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 10 Dec 1934 in Ladybrand, Free State, South Africa. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Miriam Ann Eva was born on 30 May 1851 in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa (daughter of William Denham Eva and Martha Allwright); died on 10 Dec 1934 in Ladybrand, Free State, South Africa.
    Children:
    1. John WIlliam Thomas Forrester was born on 26 Jan 1873 in Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 7 Dec 1890.
    2. Martha Elizabeth Forrester was born on 2 Aug 1875.
    3. Hilda Floyd Forrester was born on 26 Jul 1876; died on 18 May 1878.
    4. Arthur Eva Forrester was born on 12 Feb 1879 in Claremont, Cathcart district, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 25 Aug 1880 in Claremont, Cathcart district, Eastern Cape, South Africa; was buried on 27 Aug 1880 in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    5. Lennox Sansom Forrester was born on 18 Jul 1881 in Claremont, Cathcart district, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 19 May 1892 in Claremont, Cathcart district, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    6. 1. Vivian Rorke Forrester was born on 18 Mar 1883 in Claremont, Cathcart district, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 31 Jul 1956 in Tweespruit, Free State, South Africa.
    7. Ernest Walter Forrester was born on 12 Apr 1885 in Claremont, Cathcart district, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 20 Feb 1886 in Riversdale, Cathcart district, Eastern Cape, South Africa; was buried on 22 Feb 1886 in Whittlesea Cemetery, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    8. Reuben Ayliff Forrester was born on 20 Mar 1887; died on 15 May 1889 in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    9. Gladys Irene Forrester was born on 18 Sep 1889 in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 25 May 1974 in Springs, Gauteng, South Africa.
    10. Robert Rawson Forrester was born on 1 Sep 1892 in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 7 Oct 1960 in Ladybrand, Free State, South Africa.
    11. Miriam Grace Forrester was born on 10 Jul 1896 in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 12 Oct 1977 in Durban, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  John ForresterJohn Forrester was born on 12 Aug 1812 in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England (son of Richard Forrester and Mary Pitt); died on 1 Apr 1894 in Glenfields, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa; was buried on 3 Apr 1894 in Ncera Churchyard, Ncera, East London District, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

    John married Elizabeth Sansom on 23 Dec 1837 in Grahamstown Church (St George's - Anglican), Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Elizabeth (daughter of George Sansom and Dorothy Floyd) was born on 11 May 1820 in at Sea on the ALBURY; died on 18 May 1897 in King William's Town, Eastern Cape, South Africa. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Elizabeth Sansom was born on 11 May 1820 in at Sea on the ALBURY (daughter of George Sansom and Dorothy Floyd); died on 18 May 1897 in King William's Town, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    Children:
    1. Richard William Forrester was born on 5 Oct 1838 in Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 30 Aug 1902 in Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    2. 2. John Walter Forrester was born on 25 Apr 1840 in Albany District, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 30 Jul 1919 in Pleasant View, Ladybrand, Free State, South Africa.
    3. William Joseph Forrester was born about 1845.
    4. Eliza Ann Rorke Forrester was born about 1847 in Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 24 Jun 1928 in King William's Town, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    5. Elizabeth Forrester was born on 12 Jan 1850 in Nurney farm, Bathurst district, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    6. Henry George Forrester was born on 3 Nov 1851; died on 22 Mar 1917.
    7. Lydia Jane Forrester was born on 1 Mar 1854; died on 28 Jan 1927 in Peddie, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    8. Louisa Floyd Forrester was born on 18 Nov 1855 in Nurney, Grahamstown district, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 22 Jul 1936 in Madwaleni Trading Station, Mqanduli, Transkei, Eastern Cape, South Africa; was buried in Umtata, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    9. Thomas Michael Forrester was born on 17 Sep 1857.
    10. Alfred Burkes Forrester was born about 1862 in Peddie, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 1 Feb 1950 in Frere Hospital, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    11. Joseph Floyd Forrester was born on 16 Aug 1863 in Peddie, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 5 Dec 1944 in Benwell, Peddie District, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    12. Annie Dorothy Forrester was born on 16 May 1866; died on 12 Oct 1953.

  3. 6.  William Denham Eva was born on 6 May 1821 in Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa (son of James Jay Eva and Elizabeth Denham); died on 28 Apr 1902 in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa; was buried on 30 Apr 1902 in Whittlesea Cemetery, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

    William married Martha Allwright on 4 Feb 1845 in Fort Beaufort, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Martha (daughter of Richard Walker Allwright and Mary May Brooks) was born on 7 Oct 1829 in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa; died on 10 Aug 1911 in Allanwater, Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa; was buried on 13 Aug 1911 in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Martha Allwright was born on 7 Oct 1829 in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa (daughter of Richard Walker Allwright and Mary May Brooks); died on 10 Aug 1911 in Allanwater, Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa; was buried on 13 Aug 1911 in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    Children:
    1. Mary Elizabeth Eva was born in 1846 in Fort Beaufort, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 16 Jul 1874 in Seymour, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    2. William Denham Eva was born on 13 Sep 1847 in Fort Beaufort, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 14 Mar 1930 in Connaught farm, Tweespruit, Free State, South Africa.
    3. James Jay Eva was born on 3 Jun 1849 in Winterberg, Fort Beaufort, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 15 Jun 1929 in Brakpan, Gauteng, South Africa; was buried in Brenthurst Cemetery, Brakpan, Gauteng, South Africa.
    4. 3. Miriam Ann Eva was born on 30 May 1851 in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 10 Dec 1934 in Ladybrand, Free State, South Africa.
    5. Elizabeth Eva was born on 15 Apr 1853; died on 30 Jun 1855; was buried in Shiloh, Whittlesea (nr), Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    6. Martha Lavinia Eva was born on 12 Jul 1856; died on 21 Dec 1938 in Queenstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    7. Thomas John Eva was born on 29 Aug 1858 in Braakkloof, Whittlesea, Eatern Cape, South Africa; died on 22 Feb 1904 in Indwe, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    8. Angelina Brookes Eva was born on 24 Nov 1860 in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 7 Jun 1951 in Ladybrand, Free State, South Africa.
    9. Mortimer Richard Eva was born on 19 Jul 1863 in Allan Water, Cathcart district, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 29 Oct 1947 in Bulawayo, Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe).
    10. Clifford George Eva was born on 29 Jul 1865; died in 1946; was buried in Sunnyside farm, Shaagame, Zimbabwe.
    11. Charles Augustus Eva was born on 1 Nov 1867 in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 4 Dec 1952 in Zimbabwe (Southern Rhodesia).


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Richard ForresterRichard Forrester was born on 18 Mar 1787 in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England (son of John Richard Forrester and Elizabeth Nickson); died on 15 Sep 1847 in King William's Town, Eastern Cape, South Africa; was buried on 18 Sep 1847 in 'Wilmotvale', Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

    Richard married Mary Pitt on 18 Jul 1809 in St Mary, Mucklestone, Staffordshire, England. Mary was born in 1790; died about 1823 in Albany District, Eastern Cape, South Africa. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Mary Pitt was born in 1790; died about 1823 in Albany District, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    Children:
    1. Sarah Forrester was born on 5 Dec 1809 in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England; died on 18 Nov 1888 in Fort England, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    2. 4. John Forrester was born on 12 Aug 1812 in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England; died on 1 Apr 1894 in Glenfields, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa; was buried on 3 Apr 1894 in Ncera Churchyard, Ncera, East London District, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    3. Joseph Forrester was born on 11 Jul 1813 in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England.
    4. Lydia Forrester was born in 1823 in Albany District, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 10 Dec 1883 in Port Alfred, Eastern Cape, South Africa; was buried on 10 Dec 1885 in Shaw Park, Bathurst District, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

  3. 10.  George Sansom was born in 1796; died in 1870.

    George married Dorothy Floyd about 1819. Dorothy was born in 1791; died in 1871. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Dorothy Floyd was born in 1791; died in 1871.
    Children:
    1. 5. Elizabeth Sansom was born on 11 May 1820 in at Sea on the ALBURY; died on 18 May 1897 in King William's Town, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    2. Mary Sampson was born est 1821; died before 1858.
    3. Mary Sansom was born est 1821; died before 1858.
    4. Annie Sansom was born est 1825.
    5. James Sansom was born about 1828 in Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 24 Jan 1888 in King William's Town, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    6. Henry Sansom was born about 1831.
    7. Harriett Sansom was born about 1833; died on 6 Jan 1909; was buried in East London Cemetery (East Bank), East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

  5. 12.  James Jay Eva was born in 1796 in Cornwall, England.

    James married Elizabeth Denham. Elizabeth was born in in Cornwall, England. [Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Elizabeth Denham was born in in Cornwall, England.
    Children:
    1. James Jay Eva was born about 1819 in Falmouth, Cornwall, England.
    2. 6. William Denham Eva was born on 6 May 1821 in Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 28 Apr 1902 in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa; was buried on 30 Apr 1902 in Whittlesea Cemetery, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    3. Christiana Eva was born on 18 Nov 1823.
    4. Richard Blee Eva was born about 1828.
    5. Hannah Eva was born on 5 Sep 1831; died about 1911; was buried in Salisbury farm, Thaba 'Nchu, Free State, South Africa.
    6. Mary Eva was born on 14 Apr 1834 in Fort Beaufort, Eastern Cape, South Africa; died on 18 Jun 1897 in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

  7. 14.  Richard Walker Allwright was born in 1798 in Westminster, London, England (son of Thomas Allwright and Martha Hobson); died on 20 Dec 1847 in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

    Richard married Mary May Brooks on 11 Nov 1822 in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa. Mary was born in 1800 in Yorkshire, England; died in 1842 in Somerset East, Eastern Cape, South Africa. [Group Sheet]


  8. 15.  Mary May Brooks was born in 1800 in Yorkshire, England; died in 1842 in Somerset East, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    Children:
    1. Thomas John Allwright was born on 16 Nov 1823 in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa; died on 7 Jan 1865 in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa.
    2. George Moses Allwright was born on 9 Jul 1825 in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa; died on 14 Jun 1889.
    3. Charles Allwright was born on 2 Oct 1826.
    4. Richard Allwright was born on 27 Nov 1827; died in in South Africa.
    5. 7. Martha Allwright was born on 7 Oct 1829 in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa; died on 10 Aug 1911 in Allanwater, Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa; was buried on 13 Aug 1911 in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
    6. James Allwright was born in 1831 in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa; died in 1909 in Thaba 'Nchu, Free State, South Africa; was buried in Salisbury farm, Thaba 'Nchu, Free State, South Africa.
    7. William Allwright was born on 15 Jan 1835 in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa; died on 13 Dec 1835 in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa.
    8. Charles Allwright was born in 1838 in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa; died on 17 Jun 1853.



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