Johannes Jacobus Kriel

11 February 1908–6 January 1985 (Age 76)
Montagu, Cape Province, South Africa

The Life of Johannes Jacobus

Johannes Jacobus Kriel was born on 11 February 1908, in Montagu, Cape Province, South Africa as the son of Jacubus Ryno Kriel and Berendina Wilhelmina Grimewald. He died on 6 January 1985, at the age of 76.

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Johannes Jacobus Kriel
Georgina Lily Barkley

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Parents and Siblings

    Jacubus Ryno Kriel


    Berendina Wilhelmina Grimewald




World Events (8)


Age 1

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

Age 2

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

Age 26

South African parliament enacts Status of Union Act claiming full sovereignty for South Africa.

Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place called Kriele, near Rathenow.

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

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