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German Settlers to the Eastern Cape

La Rochelle
(1,000 tons)


Keith Tankard
Knowledge4Africa.com
Updated: 7 October 2009
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    Some shipping details:
    • Left Hamburg on 31 May 1858;

    • Arrived at East London on 28 August 1858;

    • 23 deaths during the voyage.
    • Ship's captain: Captain Johannes Meyer
    • Ship's doctor: Dr Wilhelm Krzincziessa (35), Kreuzberg, Prussia.


SOME BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION
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  • ANDREE: Hermann & Friederike
  • BÄR: Gottlieb & Louise
  • BALLACK: August & Christiane
  • BAUM: Hermann & Sebilla
  • BEHM: Christian & Wilhelmine
  • BERNHARDT: Johann & Emilie
  • BINDEMANN: Heinrich & Elise
  • BINDEMANN: Johann & Elizabeth
  • BIRKHOLZ: Carl & Dorothea
  • BODE: Wilhelm & Elise
  • BORDACK: August & Marie
  • BOY: Johann & Johanne
  • BRANDT: Georg & Charlotte
  • BRANDT: Carl & Jette
  • BRÜSSOW: Friedrich & Marie
  • BURMEISTER: Heinrich & Dorothea
  • BUTZ: Wilhelm & Mine
  • DAUBERMANN: Johannes & Catharine
  • DETTMANN: Johann & Friederike
  • DIEMER: Louise
  • DÜSTERHÖFT: Christian & Sophie
  • EGELHOFF: Carl & Christina
  • ENGELMOHR: Carl & Elizabeth
  • EVERS: Clemens & Gertrud
  • FORTH: Mathe & Katharine
  • FROBÖS: Johann & Elsebe
  • FRÖHLICH: Julius & Rosalie
  • GERBER: Gustav
  • GROBE: Friedrich & Mette
  • GRUNOW: Ernst & Henriette
  • HAASCH: Franz & Friederike
  • HALLER: Vincenz & Catherine
  • HANNETZKY: Wilhelm & Johanne

  • HARTWIG: Herrmann & Henriette
  • HASENJÄGER: August & Johanne
  • HOFERT: Friedrich & Caroline
  • HOCKE: Adolph & Pauline
  • HUNDEICKER, Wilhelm & Marie
  • ISRAEL: George
  • KAHL: Rudolph
  • KETH: Joseph & Catherina
  • KLOCKE: Johann & Anna
  • KNOBEL: Christoph & Julia
  • KOCKJOY: Johann & Anna
  • KRAETSCHMER: Johann & Anna
  • LAMACK: Gottlieb & Christiane
  • LANGE: Carl & Auguste
  • LANGHEIN: Carsten & Catharina
  • LEYH: Heinrich & Elisabethe
  • LOPPENOW: Carl & Wilhelmine
  • LUTZKE: Leopold & Ernestine
  • MEIßNER: Johann & Anna
  • MÜLLER: Christian & Louise
  • MÜLLER: Franz & Marianna
  • NAGEL: Johann & Sophie
  • NIEPAGE: Heinrich & Johanne
  • NINNEMANN: Daniel & Dorothee
  • OTTE: Friedrich & Henriette
  • PAPE: August & Caroline
  • PAPENDORF: Wilhelm & Louise
  • PAUTZ: Carl & Sophie
  • PFEIFFER: Johann & Johanne
  • PLETSCHKE: Gottlieb & Anna
  • RAASCH: Wilhelm & Louise
  • RAUSCH: Gottlieb & Justine
  • REFELD: Heinrich & Christine

  • REHSE: Johann & Tine
  • RICHTER: Nikolaus & Marie
  • ROSS: Friedrich & Caroline
  • RUTHENBERG: Wilhelm & Caroline
  • SCHEERER: Adam & Anna
  • SCHEPEL: Martin & Catharina
  • SCHMIDT: Gustav
  • SCHOENKNECHT: Johann & Anna
  • SCHREIBER: Johann & Eva
  • SCHRÖDER: August & Elise
  • SCHRÖDER: Michael & Friederike
  • SCHUBACH: Georg & Elisabeth
  • SCHULT: Johann & Catharine
  • SCHULZ: Christian & Marie
  • SCHWARZ: Johann & Henriette
  • SELL: Johann & Doris
  • SERGEL: August & Marie
  • SIEVERT: Johann & Wilhelmine
  • STARKE: Gustav & Hanne
  • STUMKE: Johann & Marie
  • THIELE: Johann & Johanne
  • THIES: Ludwig & Friederike
  • VENSKI: Alexander & Wilhelmine
  • VOGT: Ferdinand & Margaretha
  • WARNECKE: Wilhelm & Christine
  • WEBER: Johann & Enchilena
  • WESTPHAL: Ernst & Friederike
  • WICHMANN: Friedrich & Wilhelmine
  • ZERNICKOW: Johanne Charlotte
  • ZIETZKE: Christian & Louise
  • ZUCH: Gottlieb & Anna
  • ZÜHLSDORFF: Friedrich & Dorothee
  • See also:

    See also the following ships:


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