Alfred John Barrable

Male24 March 1864–10 August 1941

Brief Life History of Alfred John

When Alfred John Barrable was born on 24 March 1864, in Grahamstown, Cape Colony, South Africa, his father, William Barrable, was 32 and his mother, Mary Ann Flooks, was 31. He married Martha Wilhelmina McDonald on 8 June 1892, in Rustenburg, Transvaal, South Africa. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 10 August 1941, in Middelburg, Transvaal, South Africa, at the age of 77, and was buried in Middelburg, Nkangala, Mpumalanga, South Africa.

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Alfred John Barrable
Harriet Maria Dicks
Marriage: 8 May 1901
Florence Ada Barrable
William Graham Barrable
Leslie Lake Barrable

Sources (11)

  • Alfed John Barrable, "South Africa, Civil Marriage Records, 1840-1973"
  • Alfred John Barrable, "South Africa, Transvaal, Civil Death, 1869-1954"
  • Alfred John Barrable, "South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 May 1901Grahamstown, Cape Colony, South Africa
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    Diamonds discovered in Orange Free State and Kimberley.


    Age 8

    Introduction of pass laws to control labor force in Kimberley diamond mines.


    Age 22

    Gold discovered at Witwatersrand. Johannesburg established.

    Name Meaning

    English: see Barriball .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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