Ethel Mary Atherstone

1883–1963 (Age 80)
Grahamstown, Cape Province, South Africa

The Life of Ethel Mary

When Ethel Mary Atherstone was born in May 1883, in Grahamstown, Cape Province, South Africa, her father, Charles Sancroft Damant Atherstone, was 32 and her mother, Emily Jane Dixon, was 29. She married Fordyce Maxfield King on 29 May 1905, in Grahamstown, Cape Province, South Africa. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Johannesburg, Transvaal, South Africa in 1963. She died on 11 August 1963, in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Ethel Mary Atherstone
1883–1963
Fordyce Maxfield King
1882–1962
Marriage: 29 May 1905
Athelstane Maxfield King
1906–1975
Shirley Ethel King
1908–1976
Lionel Fordyce King
1909–1941
Iris Mary King
1911–1989
Grahame Maxfield King
1913–1917
Joan Atherstone King
1915–2003

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
29 May 1905
Grahamstown, Cape Province, South Africa
children

(6)

  • Athelstane Maxfield King

    Male1906–1975Male

  • Shirley Ethel King

    Female1908–1976Female

  • Lionel Fordyce King

    Male1909–1941Male

  • Female1911–1989Female

  • Grahame Maxfield King

    Male1913–1917Male

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Parents & Siblings

  • Charles Sancroft Damant Atherstone

    Male1851–1924Male

  • Emily Jane Dixon

    Female1854–1898Female

siblings

(15)

  • Edwin Ogilvie Atherstone

    Male1874–1900Male

  • Mr. Graham Damant Atherstone

    Male1874–Male

  • Male1877–1955Male

  • Agnes Ogilvie Atherstone

    Female1879–Female

  • Helen Damant Atherstone

    Female1881–1948Female

+10 More Children

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.
1905

Age 22

Last Zulu uprising against British.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • South Africa, Transvaal, Estate files; ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS3B-T9B6-8
  • South Africa, Transvaal, Estate files; ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS3H-CSSC-Y
  • 1905 - Marriage of Fordyce Maxfield King and Ethel Mary Atherstone in Grahamstown

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