Gideon Jozua Hugo

1 October 1898–20 July 1953 (Age 54)
Franschhoek, Paarl, Cape Province, South Africa

The Life of Gideon Jozua

When Gideon Jozua Hugo was born on 1 October 1898, in Franschhoek, Paarl, Cape Province, South Africa, his father, Gideon Jozua Hugo, was 47 and his mother, Elizabeth Catharina Theunissen, was 32. He had at least 1 daughter with Elizabeth Anna Maria De Villiers. He died on 20 July 1953, at the age of 54.

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Gideon Jozua Hugo
Elizabeth Anna Maria De Villiers
Paulina Maria Hugo
Elizabeth Hugo

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    Elizabeth Anna Maria De Villiers




    Paulina Maria Hugo


    Elizabeth Hugo


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    Gideon Jozua Hugo


    Elizabeth Catharina Theunissen




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World Events (8)


Age 1

British troops gather on the Transvaal border and ignore an ultimatum to disperse. The second Anglo-Boer War begins.

Age 4

Treaty of Vereeniging ends the second Anglo-Boer War. The Transvaal and Orange Free State are made self-governing colonies of the British Empire.

Age 15

Natives Land Act introduced to prevent blacks, except those living in Cape Province, from buying land outside reserves.

Name Meaning

1 French and Dutch: from a Latinized form of the personal name Hugh , also found in England (Cornwall).2 German: from a short form of any of the Germanic compound personal names with the first element hug ‘heart’, ‘mind’, ‘spirit’ ( see Hugh ).

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

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