Mqoqi Metthews Cele

1921–1986 (Age 65)
Ixopo, Natal, South Africa

The Life of Mqoqi Metthews

When Mqoqi Metthews Cele was born in 1921, in Ixopo, Natal, South Africa, his father, mabutho charles cele, was 20 and his mother, nomandiya evelina mngadi, was 18. He married Nogijima Elleline Chonco in 1940, in Ixopo, Natal, South Africa. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died in 1986, in Umkomaas, Umzinto, Natal, South Africa, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Mqoqi Metthews Cele
1921–1986
Nogijima Elleline Chonco
1919–2009
Marriage: 1940
Busi Cele
1942–1945
Mando Cele
1945–1947
Sibongiseni Cele
1953–1961

Spouse and Children

    Male1921–1986Male

    Nogijima Elleline Chonco

    Female1919–2009Female

MARRIAGE
1940
Ixopo, Natal, South Africa
children

(3)

    Busi Cele

    Female1942–1945Female

    Mando Cele

    Female1945–1947Female

    Sibongiseni Cele

    Male1953–1961Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1922

Age 1

Communist Party of South Africa established (after 1953, the South African Communist Party).
1923

Age 2

Natives Urban Areas Act authorizes segregation in urban areas. South African Indian Congress established. South African Native National Congress becomes African National Congress (ANC).
1939

Age 18

South Africa supports Allies in World War II.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a Middle English pet form of Nicholas .2 English: from a Middle English personal name derived from the Old English byname Cola (from col ‘(char)coal’, presumably denoting someone of swarthy appearance), or the Old Norse cognate Koli.3 Scottish and Irish: when not of English origin, this is a reduced and altered form of McCool .

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

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