Family Register pages from Bibles and Original Family Registers. 

By preserving photographs of these often valuable and always fragile objects we aim to make as many as possible available to all. 

All surnames are indexed and can be found using the Search facililty. If you have comments or suggestions, or Bible photos you would like to contribute, please contact Richard Ball.

PRETORIUS Petrus Jacobus, gebore 1863 en Huibrecht Catharina Florina COETZEE 1867-1897, getroud 1885

PRETORIUS Petrus Jacobus, gebore 1863 en Huibrecht Catharina Florina COETZEE 1867-1897, getroud 1885

Owner: Roelf du Preez

(10 images )

PRETORIUS Wessel A, gebore 1807 en Maria Elisabeth VERMEULEN, gebore 1814, getroud 1833

PRETORIUS Wessel A, gebore 1807 en Maria Elisabeth VERMEULEN, gebore 1814, getroud 1833

From the Potchefstroom Library collection.

(4 images )

PRETORIUS Willem Andries 1880-1953

PRETORIUS Willem Andries 1880-1953

From the National Cultural History Museum collection, Pretoria

(3 images )

PRINGLE William Dods and Harriet TOWNSEND, married 1845 Cradock

PRINGLE William Dods and Harriet TOWNSEND, married 1845 Cradock

From the Albany Museum collection, Grahamstown

(3 images )

PRINSLOO Jouhachim Petres, gebore 1812 en Catherina Maria BOSHOFF, gebore 1847, getroud 1863

PRINSLOO Jouhachim Petres, gebore 1812 en Catherina Maria BOSHOFF, gebore 1847, getroud 1863

From the Museum Africa collection, Johannesburg

(4 images )

PRINSLOO SM, geboren 1883

PRINSLOO SM, geboren 1883

From the National Museum collection, Bloemfontein

(2 images )

PRüTORIUS Charls Johannes (Johannis), gebore 1818 en Gertruida Magdalena PRETORIUS 1817-1855, getroud 1834

PRüTORIUS Charls Johannes (Johannis), gebore 1818 en Gertruida Magdalena PRETORIUS 1817-1855, getroud 1834

From the Potchefstroom Library collection.

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RADEMAN Maria Magdalena 1790

RADEMAN Maria Magdalena 1790

Owner: Gerhard Geldenhuys

(3 images )

RAFFERTY  Elsie Susarah Aletta Maria born 1853*

RAFFERTY Elsie Susarah Aletta Maria born 1853*

contributed by Andrea Furness (nee de Jager)

(4 images )

RAUTENBACH Jacobus Stefanus 1918

RAUTENBACH Jacobus Stefanus 1918

From the National Museum collection, Bloemfontein

(2 images )

REDELINGHUIJS George Frederik en Helena Johanna LEROUX, getroud 11 November 1895

REDELINGHUIJS George Frederik en Helena Johanna LEROUX, getroud 11 November 1895

(2 images )

REDELINGHUIJS George Frederik en Helena Johanna LEROUX, getroud 11 November 1895

REDELINGHUIJS George Frederik en Helena Johanna LEROUX, getroud 11 November 1895

(2 images )

REPSOLD Hendrik Albrecht 1819-1863 en Johanna Elizabeth Helena BOTHA 1825-1882, getroud 1840

REPSOLD Hendrik Albrecht 1819-1863 en Johanna Elizabeth Helena BOTHA 1825-1882, getroud 1840

From the Voortrekker / Msunduzi Museum collection, Pietermaritzburg

(4 images )

RETIEF Gedion en Sibella SCHABORT, getroud 1895

RETIEF Gedion en Sibella SCHABORT, getroud 1895

From the National Cultural History Museum collection, Pretoria

(2 images )

REYNEKE Lourens en Susanna NEL, getroud 1904

REYNEKE Lourens en Susanna NEL, getroud 1904

From the Voortrekker / Msunduzi Museum collection, Pietermaritzburg

(2 images )

RIEKERT Simon Lodewijk, gebore 1838 en Magdalena Louiza PRINSLOO, gebore 1840, getroud 1859

RIEKERT Simon Lodewijk, gebore 1838 en Magdalena Louiza PRINSLOO, gebore 1840, getroud 1859

From the National Cultural History Museum collection, Pretoria

(5 images )

RITCHIE William 1854-1931 and Emily Kate JEROME 1859-1930, married 1882

RITCHIE William 1854-1931 and Emily Kate JEROME 1859-1930, married 1882

Contributed by Glenda Thorpe, Cape Town

(9 images )

ROBBERTSE Gert Johannis Benjamin, gebore 1815 en Anna Fransiena KRUGER, gebore 1820, getroud 1837

ROBBERTSE Gert Johannis Benjamin, gebore 1815 en Anna Fransiena KRUGER, gebore 1820, getroud 1837

From the National Cultural History Museum collection, Pretoria

(5 images )

ROBERTS Daniel, born 1805 and Jane, born 1809, married 1827

ROBERTS Daniel, born 1805 and Jane, born 1809, married 1827

From the Albany Museum collection, Grahamstown

(5 images )

ROBINSON EP, gebore 18?0

ROBINSON EP, gebore 18?0

From the Museum Africa collection, Johannesburg

(3 images )

ROODMAN Welhelm Stevanus Luther 1846-1888 en Florinthina Maria Fridrik(a) Janetha MARTIN, gebore 1856, getroud 1879

ROODMAN Welhelm Stevanus Luther 1846-1888 en Florinthina Maria Fridrik(a) Janetha MARTIN, gebore 1856, getroud 1879

From the Potchefstroom Library collection.

(3 images )

ROUX Willem Adolf, gebore 1793 en Sara LEROEX, gebore 1801, getroud circa 1819

ROUX Willem Adolf, gebore 1793 en Sara LEROEX, gebore 1801, getroud circa 1819

From the National Cultural History Museum collection, Pretoria

(4 images )

ROYSTON Joseph, born 1826 and Mary OWEN, born 1824

ROYSTON Joseph, born 1826 and Mary OWEN, born 1824

contributed by Basil Royston

(5 images )

RUDOLPH Gerhardus Jacobus, gebore 1797 en Johanna Susanna Sofia MYER, gebore 1803

RUDOLPH Gerhardus Jacobus, gebore 1797 en Johanna Susanna Sofia MYER, gebore 1803

From the Voortrekker / Msunduzi Museum collection, Pietermaritzburg

(2 images )

RUDOLPH Johan Bernhard 1794-1875 en Elizabeth Susanna FOURIE

RUDOLPH Johan Bernhard 1794-1875 en Elizabeth Susanna FOURIE

From the Voortrekker / Msunduzi Museum collection, Pietermaritzburg

(3 images )

SCANDRETT George William, born 1839 and Margaret FULLER, born 1844, married 1865

SCANDRETT George William, born 1839 and Margaret FULLER, born 1844, married 1865

Contributed by Donald and Rosemary Adkins

(4 images )

SCHABORT Petrus Johannes, gebore 1804 en Siebella Margaretha LOUW, gebore 1818, getrouwd 1836

SCHABORT Petrus Johannes, gebore 1804 en Siebella Margaretha LOUW, gebore 1818, getrouwd 1836

Owner: Regter Petrus Johannes Schabort

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SCHEEPERS Fredrik Johannis, gebore 1765 en Hester Leonora LANDMAN, gebore 1784, getroud 1811

SCHEEPERS Fredrik Johannis, gebore 1765 en Hester Leonora LANDMAN, gebore 1784, getroud 1811

From the National Cultural History Museum, Pretoria collection

(1 )

SCHEPERS Hendrikus Josephus 1830-1903 en Dorothea Maria Margaretha MARKGRAAFF 1819-1876, getroud 1859

SCHEPERS Hendrikus Josephus 1830-1903 en Dorothea Maria Margaretha MARKGRAAFF 1819-1876, getroud 1859

From the National Museum collection, Bloemfontein

(7 images )

SEPHTON Hezekiah and Jane his wife

SEPHTON Hezekiah and Jane his wife

From the Albany Museum collection, Grahamstown

(8 images )

SHONE Henry 1825-1907 and Caroline Tamsin 1827-1907

SHONE Henry 1825-1907 and Caroline Tamsin 1827-1907

From the Albany Museum collection, Grahamstown

(5 images )

SKITTON WJ and NN COLLARD, married 1842

SKITTON WJ and NN COLLARD, married 1842

From the Voortrekker / Msunduzi Museum collection, Pietermaritzburg

(3 images )

SLATER Thomas

SLATER Thomas

From the Albany Museum collection, Grahamstown

(4 images )

SMIT Douglas Laing and Charlotte Louise REAY-SHAW, married 1912, Commemoration Church Grahamstown

SMIT Douglas Laing and Charlotte Louise REAY-SHAW, married 1912, Commemoration Church Grahamstown

From the Albany Museum collection, Grahamstown

(11 images )

SMIT Hendrik Jacobus 1811-1902 en Gertruida Anna SMUTS 1821-1879, getroud 1839

SMIT Hendrik Jacobus 1811-1902 en Gertruida Anna SMUTS 1821-1879, getroud 1839

Contributed by Letitia Watson

(9 images )

SMIT Jacobus Erasmus geb 1840 en Aletta Catrina SMIT geb 1841

SMIT Jacobus Erasmus geb 1840 en Aletta Catrina SMIT geb 1841

National Museum, Bloemfontein, photographed by Sudré Havenga

(3 images )

SMIT Jacobus Hendrik 1760-1834 en Margaritha Willemina LOUW 1766-1843, getroud 1784

SMIT Jacobus Hendrik 1760-1834 en Margaritha Willemina LOUW 1766-1843, getroud 1784

Contributed by Letitia Watson

(10 images )

SMIT JPJ, 1817-1876

SMIT JPJ, 1817-1876

From the Museum Africa collection, Johannesburg

(3 images )

SMIT Nicolaas Franssoys, gebore 1826 en Maria Petronella MEIER 1831-1852. Hertrou 1852 Hester Johanna, gebore 1834

SMIT Nicolaas Franssoys, gebore 1826 en Maria Petronella MEIER 1831-1852. Hertrou 1852 Hester Johanna, gebore 1834

From the Potchefstroom Library collection.

(8 images )

SMIT Okkert Jonathan en Gezina Christina PRETORIUS, getroud circa 1847

SMIT Okkert Jonathan en Gezina Christina PRETORIUS, getroud circa 1847

From the National Cultural History Museum collection, Pretoria

(13 images )

SNYMAN Christoffel Frans en Helene GOUWS getroud 1977

SNYMAN Christoffel Frans en Helene GOUWS getroud 1977

Contributed by Marietta van Zyl

(10 images )

SNYMAN Esaijas Reijnier, gebore 1821 en Magdalena Johanna VAN SCHALKWYK, gebore 1820, getroud 1841

SNYMAN Esaijas Reijnier, gebore 1821 en Magdalena Johanna VAN SCHALKWYK, gebore 1820, getroud 1841

From the National Cultural History Museum collection, Pretoria

(4 images )

STANTON James 1843-1898 and Sarah WEBBER 1845-1915, married 1864

STANTON James 1843-1898 and Sarah WEBBER 1845-1915, married 1864

Contributed by Dennis Pretorius

(3 images )

STASSEN Jacobus Petrus, gebore 1864 en Maria Madalena PIENAAR, gebore 1865, getroud 1884

STASSEN Jacobus Petrus, gebore 1864 en Maria Madalena PIENAAR, gebore 1865, getroud 1884

From the Voortrekker / Msunduzi Museum collection, Pietermaritzburg

(2 images )

STEIN Johannis Andries, gebore 1810 en Johanna Susanna VENTER, gebore 1815

STEIN Johannis Andries, gebore 1810 en Johanna Susanna VENTER, gebore 1815

From the National Museum collection, Bloemfontein

(5 images )