Katrina Johanna Louw

1912–1988 (Age 75)
Paarl, Cape Province, South Africa

The Life of Katrina Johanna

Katrina Johanna Louw was born on 28 October 1912, in Paarl, Cape Province, South Africa. She died on 24 August 1988, in Kitwe, Copperbelt, Zambia, at the age of 75.

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Katrina Johanna Louw
David Cawood Gradwell

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World Events (3)


Age 1

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

Age 2

South Africa supports Allies in World War I.

Age 6

Founding of Afrikaner Broederbond, a secret, exclusively male and white Protestant organization in South Africa dedicated to the advancement of Afrikaner interests.

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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