George Herbert Boardman II

1883–1969 (Age 86)
Transvaal, South Africa

The Life of George Herbert

When George Herbert Boardman II was born in 1883, in Transvaal, South Africa, his father, George Herbert Boardman, was 34 and his mother, Bertha Salmon, was 29. He married Rotha May Coventry Pell on 1 March 1919, in Randfontein, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died in 1969, in his hometown, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

George Herbert Boardman II
1883–1969
Rotha May Coventry Pell
1893–1946
Marriage: 1 March 1919
George Herbert Eric Boardman
1923–1996

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 March 1919
Randfontein, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
children

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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Gold discovered at Witwatersrand. Johannesburg established.
1897

Age 14

Part of Zululand incorporated into British colony of Natal. King Solomon ka Dinizulu exiled.
1909

Age 26

British Parliament enacts the South Africa Act, proposed constitution of Union of South Africa.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire): occupational name for a carpenter or a topographic name for someone who lived in a plank-built cottage ( see Board ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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George Herbert Boardman, II (1883 – 1969)

George Herbert Boardman was born in 1883 in South Africa, Transvaal Republic. He died in 1969 at the age of 86. George Herbert Boardman and Rotha May Coventry Fell were married in 1919. Rotha May Cov …

Sources (3)

  • George Herbert Boardman, "South Africa, Transvaal, Probate Records from the Master of the Supreme Court, 1869-1958"
  • George Herbert Boardman, "South Africa, Transvaal, Probate Records from the Master of the Supreme Court, 1869-1958"
  • George Herbert Boardman, "South Africa, Transvaal, Probate Records from the Master of the Supreme Court, 1869-1958"

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