Sophia Elizabeth Alexander
Sophia Elizabeth Alexander 1 3
- Born: 29 Jul 1868 1
- Marriage: James Denoon Duncan on 27 Dec 1889 1 2
- Died: 27 Mar 1954 aged 85 1
Noted events in her life were:
• Photograph: Family Photograph, Cir 1888, Kimberley, Northern Cape, South Africa. I believe this picture is from the Book "Letters to My Grandchildren" by Agnes Rissik.
The Alexander Family in Kimberley about 1888.
Standing (left to right): John Gysbert, Agatha Catherine, William Watkin, Sophia Elizabeth, Stephen.
Seated: Annie Charlotte, John Gysbert Sr., Elsie Sophia, Susan Eliza.
In front: Henry Michael (p. 34)
Sophia married James Denoon Duncan on 27 Dec 1889.1 3 (James Denoon Duncan was born on 30 Sep 1861 1 3 and died on 30 May 1934 1 3.)
Dr. D.F. Du Toit Malherbe (Emeritus-Professor, University of Pretoria), Stamregister van die Suid-Afrikaanse Volk - Family Register of the South African Nation, third (enlarged) ed. (Stellenbosch, Cape Province: Tegniek Bpk., Sep 1966), Pg. 11.
Personal knowledge of Agnes Sophia Denoon Rissik (née Duncan) (RIN. 437). Author of 'Letters to my Grandchildren' (published 1969); Original family tree drawn in 1943 and signed "To dear Aunt Mary with lots of love from Agnes (Aug 1943)". Aunt Mary is Mary Susan Crampton (née Norval) (RIN. 429). A later version of this family tree was included in Agnes Rissik's book "Letters to my Grandchildren" (published 1969).
Personal knowledge of Agnes Sophia Denoon Rissik (née Duncan) (RIN. 437). Author of 'Letters to my Grandchildren' (published 1969).
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