John Doogan Louw

1906–1976 (Age 70)
Germiston, Transvaal, South Africa

The Life of John Doogan

When John Doogan Louw was born on 22 December 1906, in Germiston, Transvaal, South Africa, his father, Paul Johannes Louw, was 31 and his mother, Ellen Doogan, was 42. He married Talana Thelma Beatrice Fanner on 3 August 1935, in Klerksdorp, Transvaal, South Africa. He died on 12 December 1976, at the age of 69.

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John Doogan Louw
Talana Thelma Beatrice Fanner
Marriage: 3 August 1935

Spouse & Children

  • Male1906–1976Male

  • Talana Thelma Beatrice Fanner


3 August 1935
Klerksdorp, Transvaal, South Africa

Parents & Siblings

  • Paul Johannes Louw


  • Ellen Doogan




  • Pieter Johannes Louw


  • Male1906–1976Male

World Events (8)


Age 3

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

Age 4

Self-governing Union of South Africa established within British Commonwealth.

Age 19

Afrikaans recognized as South Africa's official language.

Name Meaning

French:1. from a personal name from Latin Lupus (meaning ‘wolf’), which derived its popularity from a 5thcentury bishop of Troyes, who repulsed Attila the Hun. 2. nickname from Old French lou, leu ‘wolf’ (modern French loup; from Latin lupus). This surname is frequently translated as Wolf or Wolfe .

Possible Related Names

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

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