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Surname Forename's Date Details Source
WELLBELOVED / WELLBY Aubrey Pringle 12 Feb 1946 Aged 42 yrs. Johannesburg Death notice
WELLBELOVED Basil Moreton 22 May 1950 Aged 57. Simonstown. Bachelor Death notice
WELLBELOVED Bernard Hulbert 26 May 1941 Aged 56 yrs. Johannesburg Death notice
WELLBELOVED Beryl 26 Dec 1930 Aged 13 mths. East London
WELLBELOVED Bruce Mitchell 8 Feb 1941 Aged 18yrs. Pretoria. Son of Ernest Arthur & Rose Anna Ballantyne nee Mitchell. Death notice
WELLBELOVED Charlotte Maria 4 Mar 1924 Aged 84. Johannesburg. Nee Harris. Wife of James Henry Travers Wellbeloved. Death notice
WELLBELOVED Cecil James Travers 2 Dec 1886 King Williamstown
WELLBELOVED / WELLBY Colin Travers 24 Jul 1938 Aged 33. Bindura, Rhodesia. Bachelor
WELLBELOVED Desmond George Travers 29 Jun 2009 Aged 62. Springs
WELLBELOVED Eliza 3 Apr 1940 AKA 'Elese'. Nee De Burgh, or Debergh. Widow of Samuel
WELLBELOVED Elizabeth 17 Jan 1934 Aged 71 yrs. Springs, Transvaal. Nee Hulbert. Wife of Ernest Edward Wellbeloved Death notice
WELLBELOVED Ellen Maria 5 Aug 1894 Aged 36 yrs. Johannesburg. Nee Sisson. Wife of William James Travers Wellbeloved Death notice
WELLBELOVED Ernest Arthur 31 Mar 1953 Aged 62 yrs. Germiston Death notice
WELLBELOVED Ernest Edward 11 Jun 1944 Aged 83 yrs. Springs, Transvaal Death notice
WELLBELOVED Flora 13 Jul 1958 Aged 64 yrs. Johannesburg. Nee McDonald. Wife of Sidney Reuben Wellbeloved. Death notice
WELLBELOVED Gertrude Louise Marie 3 Mar 1949 Aged 64yrs. Durban. Nee Alderdorff or Aldendorff. Widow of Henry Clement Wellbeloved. Death notice
WELLBELOVED Grace 10 Dec 1974 Aged 75. Springs, Transvaal. Nee Page. Widow of William Eric Wellbeloved. Death notice
WELLBELOVED Gwendoline May 9 Oct 1931 Aged 5 hrs. East London.
WELLBELOVED Harry Conway 8 Aug 1909 Ladybrand OFS. Son of William James Travers & Martha Susanna nee Nel
WELLBELOVED Henry Clement 12 Aug 1947 Death notice
WELLBELOVED Ivy Irene 6 Feb 1888 King Williamstown
WELLBELOVED James Harris 9 Dec 1942 Aged 76 yrs. Johannesburg Death notice
WELLBELOVED James Henry Travers 14 Oct 1913 Aged 81. Johannesburg Death notice
WELLBELOVED Mabel Irene 8 Jul 1988 Aged 84 yrs. Durban. Spinster. Daughter of William James Travers & Martha Susanna nee Nel
WELLBELOVED Martha Susanna 8 Apr 1946 Nee Nel. Widow of William James Travers Wellbeloved
WELLBELOVED Maud Mary 11 Oct 1941 Aged 69 yrs. Johannesburg. Nee Mitchell. Wife of James Harris Wellbeloved Death notice
WELLBELOVED Meggie Myrtle 2 Oct 1961 Nee Radford. Widow of Bryce Percival Wellbeloved
WELLBELOVED Percival Philip James 14 Jan 1896 Son of Ernest Edward & Elizabeth nee Hulbert
WELLBELOVED Percy Oliver 31 Mar 1961. Kitwe, Northern Rhodesia Aged 47
WELLBELOVED Philip Claude 19 Aug 1900 Aged 4. East London. Son of James Henry Travers and Charlotte Maria nee Harris
WELLBELOVED Richard jnr 15 May 1867 Aged 32 yrs Death notice
WELLBELOVED Richard snr 16 Jan 1878 Aged 78 yrs. King WIlliam's Town. Born Egham, Surrey, England
WELLBELOVED Richard John 1 Jun 1952 Aged 79 yrs. Port Shepstone, Natal Death notice
WELLBELOVED Ronald Norman 5 Jul 1968 Johannesburg
WELLBELOVED Rosa Anna Ballantyne 8 Jun 1972 Aged 74 yrs. Johannesburg. Nee Mitchell. Widow of Ernest Arthur Wellbeloved Death notice
WELLBELOVED Samuel 20 Sep 1902 Aged 47 yrs. Port Elizabeth. Born Chertsey Surrey England Death notice
WELLBELOVED Violet Gertrude 2 Aug 1958 Aged 65 yrs. Ladybrand. Nee Rudman. Wife of Alma Travers Wellbeloved Death notice
WELLBELOVED William Eric 14 Aug 1953 Aged 52 yrs. Klerksdorp Death notice
WELLBELOVED William James Travers 11 Mar 1925 Ladybrand
WELLBELOVED William Robert James 10 Dec 1880 King Williamstown
WELLBELOVED Winifred Isabelle 13 Jan 1951 Aged 64 yrs. Johannesburg. Nee Smith. Widow of Bernard Hulbert Wellbeloved Death notice
WELLBELOVED 17 Mar 1906 Ladybrand OFS. Stillborn son of William James Travers & Martha Susanna nee Nel
WELLBELOVED 12 Jun 1913 Aged 2 hours. Ladybrand. Twin of Percy Oliver. Son of William James Travers & Martha Susanna nee Nel


Aubrey Pringle Wellbeloved Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1946

DEATH NOTICE (OLD)
Reference: 
1. Name of the deceased: AUBREY PRINGLE WELLBELOVED (ALSO KNOWN AS AUBREY PRINGLE WELLBY)
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : JOHANNESBURG. BRITISH
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
             Name of Father : DECEASED
             Name of Mother : DECEASED
4. Age of the deceased: 42 YEARS MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: BANK OFFICIAL
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 120 8TH AVENUE, SYDENHAM, JOHANNESBURG
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: MARRIED
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: 
             MARJORIE WELLBELOVED (BORN LOWICK) OUT OF COMMUNITY OF PROPERTY
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: 
c). Place of last marriage : JOHANNESBURG 
8. The date of the decease: 12TH FEBRUARY 1946
9. Where the person died: 120 8TH AVENUE, SYDENHAM, JOHANNESBURG
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: 
             ANN WELLBELOVED (MINOR)
             JAMES RICHARD LOWICK WELLBELOVED (MINOR)
             MARY MAY WELLBELOVED (MINOR)

11. Has the deceased left any movable property? YES
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? NO
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? YES
14. Has the deceased left a will? YES
Dated at JOHANNESBURG on the 21ST day of FEBRUARY 1946 
Signature: M. WELLBELOVED
Capacity: SURVIVING SPOUSE SAW BODY AFTER DEATH
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Basil Moreton Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1950

Reference: 6/9/17246 3280/50
1. Name of the deceased: BASIL MORETON WELLBELOVED
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : DURBAN. SOUTH AFRICAN.
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased -
Name of Father: SAMUEL WELLBELOVED
Name of Mother: ELIZA WELLBELOVED. (BORN DE BURGH)
4. Age of the deceased: 57 YEARS MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: CLERK
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: GOSPORT HOUSE, CARDIFF RD, SIMONSTOWN.
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: UNMARRIED
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not:
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses:
c). Place of last marriage :
8. The date of the decease: 22 MAY 1950
9. Where the person died: GOSPORT HOUSE, CARDIFF RD, SIMONSTOWN.
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors:
             JEANETTE WELLBELOVED
             IVY TOWNSVILLE TAYLOR (BORN WELLBELOVED)

(Note by Joy – these appear to be siblings, not children)
11. Has the deceased left any movable property? YES
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? YES
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? YES
14. Has the deceased left a will? YES
Dated at CAPE TOWN on the 5TH day of JUNE 1950
Signature: J WELLBELOVED
Capacity: SISTER & EXECUTOR. PRESENT AT DEATH.
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Bernard Hulbert Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1941

DEATH NOTICE (OLD)
Reference: 
1. Name of the deceased: BERNARD HULBERT WELLBELOVED
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : KING WILLIAMS TOWN C. PROVINCE
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
             Name of Father: ERNEST WELLBELOVED, COURT BUILDING, SPRINGS
             Name of Mother: DECEASED
4. Age of the deceased: 56 YEARS 10 MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: REDUCTION WORKER
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 
             69 WALTER MANSIONS, ELOFF STREET, JOHANNESBURG
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: MARRIED
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: 
             WINIFRED ISABELLE WELLBELOVED BORN SMITH (OUT OF COMMUNITY)
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: 
c). Place of last marriage : GERMISTON, TRANSVAAL
8. The date of the decease: 26TH MAY 1941
9. Where the person died: FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE NURSING HOME JOHANNESBURG
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: NIL
11. Has the deceased left any movable property? YES
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? NO
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? NO
14. Has the deceased left a will? YES
Dated at JOHANNESBURG on the 5TH day of JUNE 1941
Signature: W. I. WELLBELOVED
Capacity: SURVIVING SPOUSE PRESENT AT DEATH
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Bruce Mitchell Wellbeloved

DEATH NOTICE (OLD)
Reference: 
1. Name of the deceased: BRUCE MITCHELL WELLBELOVED
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : GERMISTON, TRANSVAAL. S. AFRICAN
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
           Name of Father: ERNEST ARTHUR WELLBELOVED 45 GLEN DEEP, GERMISTON
           Name of Mother: ROSE WELLBELOVED 45 GLEN DEEP, GERMISTON
4. Age of the deceased: 18 YEARS 4 MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: CLERK V.F.F (Joy’s note F could be P)
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 45 GLEN DEEP, GERMISTON
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: UNMARRIED
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: 
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: 
c). Place of last marriage : 
8. The date of the decease: 8TH FEBRUARY 1941
9. Where the person died: ROBERTS HEIGHTS MILITARY HOSPITAL, ROBERTS HEIGHTS, PRETORIA
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: NIL
11. Has the deceased left any movable property? NO
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? NO
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? NO
14. Has the deceased left a will? NO
Dated at GERMISTON on the 21ST day of MAY 1941 
Signature: E. A. WELLBELOVED
Capacity: FATHER OF DECEASED AT PLACE OF DEATH
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Charlotte Maria Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1934

DEATH NOTICE (OLD)
Reference: 
1. Name of the deceased: CHARLOTTE MARIA WELLBELOVED (Joy’s Note BORN HARRIS)
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : HOWES POST, DISTRICT GRAHAMSTOWN, C.P.
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
             Name of Father : EZEKIEL HARRIS (DECEASED)
             Name of Mother : ANN HARRIS BORN BEARDMORE (DECEASED)
4. Age of the deceased: 83 YEARS 10 MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: HOUSEWIFE (WIDOW)
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 
             28 MABEL STREET ROSETTENVILLE, JOHANNESBURG
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: WIDOW
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: 
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: 
             JAMES HENRY TRAVERS WELLBELOVED DIED AT 48 ALBERT STREET ROSETTENVILLE 13TH OCTOBER 1913
c). Place of last marriage : FORT PEDDIE, CAPE COLONY
8. The date of the decease: TUESDAY 4TH DAY OF MARCH 1924
9. Where the person died: 28 MABEL STREET ROSETTENVILLE, JOHANNESBURG
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: 
              WILLIAM JAMES TRAVERS WELLBELOVED
              ERNEST EDWARD WELLBELOVED
              JAMES HARRIS WELLBELOVED
              RICHARD JOHN WELLBELOVED
              HENRY CLEMENT WELLBELOVED
              BRYCE PERCIVAL WELLBELOVED
              ELIZA JANE HARDING (BORN WELLBELOVED)
              LETITIA MARGARET GREEN (BORN WELLBELOVED)

11. Has the deceased left any movable property? YES
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? YES
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? NO
14. Has the deceased left a will? YES
Dated at ROSETTENVILLE on the 17TH day of MARCH 1924 
Signature: ? WELLBELOVED
Capacity: SON OF DECEASED EXECUTOR TESTAMENTARY PRESENT AT DEATH BED )
              
Joy’s note – Plus something else written here that I cannot make out on the photo)
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Elizabeth Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1934

DEATH NOTICE (OLD)
Reference: 
1. Name of the deceased: ELIZABETH WELLBELOVED (BORN HULBERT) 
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : EAST LONDON C. P.
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
           Name of Father : DECEASED
           Name of Mother : DECEASED
4. Age of the deceased: 71 YEARS 6 MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: HOUSEWIFE
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: STRYDPAN, SPRINGS, TRANSVAAL.
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: MARRIED
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: 
            ERNESTE EDWARD WELLBELOVED MARRIED OUT OF COMMUNITY OF PROPERTY.
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: 
c). Place of last marriage : KING WILLIAMS TOWN
8. The date of the decease: 17TH JANUARY 1934
9. Where the person died: RESIDENCE, STRYDPAN, SPRINGS
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: 
            BERNARD HULBERT WELLBELOVED
            GERTRUDE FLORENCE IRENE MCNAUGHT
            CHARLOTTE ANNIE ERSKINE
            ERNEST ARTHUR WELLBELOVED
            SIDNEY REUBEN WELLBELOVED
            ALL MAJORS

11. Has the deceased left any movable property? YES
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? YES
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? YES
14. Has the deceased left a will? YES
Dated at GERMISTON on the 31ST day of JANUARY 1934 
Signature: E. E. WELLBELOVED
Capacity: SURVIVING SPOUSE PRESENT AT THE PLACE AND TIME OF DEATH
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Ellen Maria Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1894

DEATH NOTICE (OLD)
Reference: 
1. Name of the deceased: ELLEN MARIA WELLBELOVED GEBOREN SISSON
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : FORT BEAUFORT, KAAP KOLONIE.
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
            Name of Father : ROBERT SISSON
            Name of Mother : MARY ANN SISSON

4. Age of the deceased: 36 YEARS MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: HUISVROUW
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: GETROUD MET WILLIAM JAMES TRAVERS WELLBELOVED
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: 
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: 
c). Place of last marriage : 
8. The date of the decease: 5 AUGUST 1894
9. Where the person died: JOHANNESBURG
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: 
              VIOLET LILLIAN WELLBELOVED
             EVELYN MAUD WELLBELOVED
             ALMA TRAVERS WELLBELOVED
             IDA MAY WELLBELOVED
             ONMONDIG

11. Has the deceased left any movable property? NIKS
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? NIKS
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £25 in value? ----
14. Has the deceased left a will? JA
Dated at on the day of 19 
Signature: Capacity: 
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Ernest Arthur Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1953

DEATH NOTICE (OLD)
Reference: 
1. Name of the deceased: ERNEST ARTHUR WELLBELOVED
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : KINGWILLIAMSTOWN. SOUTH AFRICAN
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
            Name of Father : DECEASED
            Name of Mother : DECEASED
4. Age of the deceased: 62 YEARS 1 MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: PAYMASTER, ROSE DEEP G. M.
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 6 GLEN DEEP, GERMISTON
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: MARRIED
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: 
             ROSE ANNA BALLANTYNE WELLBELOVED. MARRIED OUT OF COMMUNITY OF PROPERTY.
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: NIL
c). Place of last marriage : JOHANNESBURG
8. The date of the decease: THIRTY FIRST DAY OF MARCH 1953
9. Where the person died: GENERAL OFFICE, ROSE DEEP G.M. CO. LTD, GERMISTON
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: 
             ERNEST TREVOR WELLBELOVED MAJOR
11. Has the deceased left any movable property? YES
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? NO
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? YES
14. Has the deceased left a will? YES
Dated at GERMISTON on the 13TH day of APRIL 1953 
Signature: R. A. B. WELLBELOVED
Capacity: WIFE OF DECEASED, NEAR PLACE OF DEATH
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Ernest Edward Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1944

DEATH NOTICE (OLD)
Reference: 
1. Name of the deceased: ERNEST EDWARD WELLBELOVED
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : FORT BEAUFORT C. P. S.A. NATIONAL
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
           Name of Father : DECEASED
           Name of Mother : DECEASED
4. Age of the deceased: 83 YEARS 5 MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: RETIRED
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: COURT CHAMBERS, SPRINGS
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: WIDOW
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: 
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: 
             ELIZABETH WELLBELOVED DIED JANUARY 1934
c). Place of last marriage : KING WILLIAMS TOWN C. P.
8. The date of the decease: 11TH JUNE 1944
9. Where the person died: FAR EAST RAND HOSPITAL, SPRINGS
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: 
            GERTRUDE FLORENCE IRENE MC NAUGHT (BORN WELLBELOVED)
            CHARLOTTE ANNIE ERSKINE (BORN WELLBELOVED)
            ERNEST ARTHUR WELLBELOVED
            SIDNEY REUBEN WELLBELOVED
            ALL MAJORS

(There is a pencil note on the D/N that says Bernard Hulbert Wellbeloved died before deceased, leaving a widow who is mentioned in the will)
11. Has the deceased left any movable property? YES
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? NO
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? YES
14. Has the deceased left a will? YES
Dated at GERMISTON on the 18TH day of JULY 1944 
Signature: E. A. WELLBELOVED
Capacity: SON OF DECEASED EXECUTOR TESTAMENTARY. NEAR PLACE OF DEATH AT THE TIME.
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Flora Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1953

DEATH NOTICE (OLD)
Reference: 
1. Name of the deceased: FLORA WELLBELOVED (BORN MCDONALD)
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : PORT ELIZABETH, C. P. UNION NATIONAL
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
              Name of Father : DECEASED
              Name of Mother : DECEASED
4. Age of the deceased: 64 YEARS MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: RETIRED
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 
              NO 24 SUNVALLEY PARK, CHARLTON TERRACE, JOHANNESBURG.
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: MARRIED
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: 
             SIDNEY REUBEN WELLBELOVED OUT OF COMMUNITY OF PROPERTY
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: NIL
c). Place of last marriage : GERMISTON
8. The date of the decease: 13TH JULY 1958
9. Where the person died: FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE NURSING HOME, JOHANNESBURG
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: 
              PAMELA MCNEE (BORN WELLBELOVED) MAJOR
              JILL WALLACE-TARRY (BORN WELLBELOVED) MAJOR

11. Has the deceased left any movable property? YES
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? NO
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? YES
14. Has the deceased left a will? YES
Dated at GERMISTON on the 16TH day of JULY 1958 
Signature: S. R. WELLBELOVED
Capacity: SURVIVING SPOUSE – NEAR PLACE OF DEATH
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Gertrude Louise Marie Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1949

DEATH NOTICE MSCE:614/1949
1. Name of the deceased: Gertrude Louise Marie Wellbeloved
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : Melbourne – Victoria - Australia
3. Names and Addresses of the 
           Father: Franz Heinrich Aldendorff (deceased)
           Mother: Catharina Alderdorff (born Schmidt) 
4. Age of the deceased: 64 years 8 months.
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband : Late General Manager, Native Recruiting Corp
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, Hibberdene , Natal
          or, if a woman, of her husband : 
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: Widow
          (a) Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether: Ante Naptial Contract 
              married in community of property or not : Henry Clement Wellbeloved 
          (b) Name or Names and approximate date of death 12th August 1947
              of pre-deceased spouse or spouses : 
          (c) Place of last marriage : Johannesburg, Transvaal
8. The day of the decease: 3rd March, 1949 
           House: Osborne Nursing Home
9. Where the person died: Town or place: Warner Beach  District: Durban 
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and Whether majors or minors: 
           Mrs Iris Edna Godden (born Wellbeloved) 
           Percival Edgar Wellbeloved 
           Mrs Phyllis Gertrude Deane (born Wellbeloved) (deceased)
           Mrs Beth Sutcliffe (born Wellbeloved) 

           All majors
11. Has the deceased left any movable property? Yes
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? No
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? Yes
14. Has the deceased left a will? Yes
Dated at Southport, Natal the 8th day of March 1949
(Signature): I Godden
Eldest daughter of deceased saw body after death
(State in what capacity and whether at the time at or near the place of death)

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Grace Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1974

DEATH NOTICE (OLD)
Reference: 13478/74
1. Name of the deceased: Grace Wellbeloved (ID Number: 0609260016009 White) born Page
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : South African, Boksburg 26 September 1906
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
          Name of Father : Reginald George Page
          Name of Mother : Hester Letitia Grace Page
4. Age of the deceased: 74 YEARS 12 MONTHS 10 DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: housewife
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 
          7 Stark Avenue Selection Park Springs
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: Widow
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: William Eric Wellbeloved
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: 
c). Place of last marriage : 
8. The date of the decease: 10 December 1974
9. Where the person died: Springs F.E.R Hospital 
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: 
          Desmond George Travers Wellbeloved (major) 29 Ewing Avenue Selection Park Springs
11. Has the deceased left any movable property? 
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? 
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? Yes
14. Has the deceased left a will? Yes
Dated at on the day of 19
Signature: Capacity: 
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Henry Clement Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1947

DEATH NOTICE (OLD)
Reference: 4499/47
1. Name of the deceased: Henry Clement Wellbeloved
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : Kingwilliamstown
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
           Name of Father : -
           Name of Mother : -
4. Age of the deceased: 71 YEARS MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: native labour advisor chamber of mines?
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 20 Lawston Court Johannesburg
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: Married
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: 
          Gertrude Marie Louise Wellbeloved born in Adelaide Australia on 08.06.1884. 
          Also know as Gertrude Louise Marie. Born Aldendorff. Father Franz Aldendorff of Johannesburg.

b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: 
c). Place of last marriage : (anti-nuptial contract signed 02.11.1903)
8. The date of the decease: 12 August 1947
9. Where the person died: 
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: 
         Iris Edna Godden (born Wellbeloved) 
        Son-in-Law Leslie Godden born 15.03.1905 in Maseru, Basutoland

        Percival Edgar Henry Wellbeloved
        Phyllis Gertrude Deane (born Wellbeloved)
        Beth Sutcliffe (born Wellbeloved)
11. Has the deceased left any movable property? Yes
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? No
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? Yes
14. Has the deceased left a will? Yes
Dated at Hibberdene on the 25 day of 8 1947
Signature: G. Wellbeloved
Capacity: Widow
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James Harris Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1942

DEATH NOTICE (OLD)
Reference: 
1. Name of the deceased: JAMES HARRIS WELLBELOVED
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : QUEENSTOWN. BRITISH
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
           Name of Father : BOTH DEAD
           Name of Mother : BOTH DEAD
4. Age of the deceased: 76 YEARS 6 MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: RETIRED SECRETARY
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 
           115 DUNBAR STREET, BELLEVUE EAST, JOHANNESBURG

7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: WIDOWER
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: 
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: 
            MAUD MARY WELLBELOVED (BORN MITCHELL) DIED 11/10/1941
c). Place of last marriage : JOHANNESBURG
8. The date of the decease: 9TH DECEMBER 1942
9. Where the person died: 115 DUNBAR STREET, BELLEVUE EAST, JOHANNESBURG
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: 
            AUBREY GRINGLE WELLBELOVED (Joy’s note – GRINGLE should be PRINGLE)
            LORNA MARY REID (BORN WELLBELOVED)
            AVYCE MAUD ROUSE (BORN WELLBELOVED)
            CHILDREN AS ABOVE – ALL MAJORS

11. Has the deceased left any movable property? YES
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? YES
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? YES
14. Has the deceased left a will? YES
Dated at JOHANNESBURG on the (Missing from D/N) day of DECEMBER 1942 
Signature: M. REID
Capacity: DAUGHTER – PRESENT AT DEATH
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James Henry Travers Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1913

DEATH NOTICE
Reference: 23277
1. Name of the deceased: JAMES HENRY TRAVERS WELLBELOVED
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : CAPE TOWN. BRITISH
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
           Name of Father : DECEASED
           Name of Mother : DECEASED
4. Age of the deceased: 81 YEARS 4 ½ MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: RETIRED
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 
            48 ALBERT STREET ROSETTENVILLE, JOHANNESBURG
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: MARRIED
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: 
            CHARLOTTE MARIA WELLBELOVED YES – IN COMMUNITY.
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: 
c). Place of last marriage : FORT PEDDIE, CAPE COLONY.
8. The date of the decease: TUESDAY, OCTOBER 14TH 1913
9. Where the person died: 48 ALBERT STREET ROSETTENVILLE, JOHANNESBURG
10. Names of the LIVING children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: 
            WILLIAM JAMES TRAVERS WELLBELOVED
            ERNEST EDWARD WELLBELOVED
            JAMES HARRIS WELLBELOVED
            ELIZA JANE HARDING (BORN WELLBELOVED)
            RICHARD JOHN WELLBELOVED
            LETITIA MARGARET GREEN (BORN WELLBELOVED)
            HENRY CLEMENT WELLBELOVED
            BRYCE PERCIVAL WELLBELOVED
            ALL MAJORS

11. Has the deceased left any movable property? YES
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? YES
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? YES
14. Has the deceased left a will? YES
Dated at JOHANNESBURG on the 28TH day of NOVEMBER 1913 
Signature: C. M. WELLBELOVED
Capacity: WIDOW OF THE DECEASED
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Maud Mary Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1941

DEATH NOTICE (OLD)
Reference: 
1. Name of the deceased: MAUD MARY WELLBELOVED (BORN MITCHELL)
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : ST. HELENA. BRITISH
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
               Name of Father : DECEASED
               Name of Mother : DECEASED
4. Age of the deceased: 69 YEARS 2 MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: ACCOUNTANT
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 
               115 DUNBAR STREET, BELLVUE EAST, JOHANNESBURG
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: MARRIED
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: 
              JAMES HARRIS WELLBELOVED ANTE NUPTIAL CONTRACT
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: NIL
c). Place of last marriage : JOHANNESBURG
8. The date of the decease: SATURDAY 11TH OCTOBER 1941
9. Where the person died: 115 DUNBAR STREET, BELLVUE EAST, JOHANNESBURG
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: 
              AUBREY PRINGLE WELLBELOVED (MAJOR)
              LORNA MARY REID (BORN WELLBELOVED) (MAJOR)
              AVYCE MAUD ROUSE(BORN WELLBELOVED) (MAJOR)

11. Has the deceased left any movable property? YES
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? NO
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? YES
14. Has the deceased left a will? YES
Dated at JOHANNESBURG on the FOURTEENTH day of OCTOBER 1941 
Signature: J. H. WELLBELOVED
Capacity: AT PLACE OF DEATH AND TIME OF DEATH
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Richard Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1867

DEATH NOTICE
Reference: 3527 FILED 1ST JUNE 1867
1. Name of the deceased: RICHARD WELLBELOVED JUNIOR
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : GRAHAMSTOWN
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
         Name of Father : RICHARD WELLBELOVED
         Name of Mother : BRIDGETT BORN O’DONALD
4. Age of the deceased: 32 YEARS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: TRANSPORT RIDER
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: MARRIED – LEAVES A WIDOW AND THREE CHILDREN
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: 
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: 
c). Place of last marriage : 
8. The date of the decease: 15 MAY 1867
9. Where the person died: AT THE RESIDENCE OF HIS FATHER IN LAW SAMUEL MOFFATT
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: 
           MARY JENETTE ANNE
           ELENOR JANE TRAVERS
           AND A BABY THREE MONTHS OLD – UNCHRISTENED
           ALL MINORS

11. Has the deceased left any movable property? PROPERTY AS PER ANNEXXED INVENTORY - MOVEABLE
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? 
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? 
14. Has the deceased left a will? NO WILL
Dated at on the day of 19 
Signature: JAMES HENRY TRAVERS WELLBELOVED
Capacity: 
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Richard John Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1952

DEATH NOTICE (OLD)
Reference: 
1. Name of the deceased: RICHARD JOHN WELLBELOVED
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : KINGWILLIAMSTOWN DISTRICT, C.P. BRITISH
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
           Name of Father : JAMES H. T. WELLBELOVED (DECEASED)
           Name of Mother : CHARLOTTE MARIA WELLBELOVED (DECEASED)
4. Age of the deceased: 79 YEARS 9 MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: SUPERINTENDENT
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 
           RED CROSS HOUSE, 77 DE VILLIERS ST. JOHANNESBURG

7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: MARRIED
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: 
           ESTHER WELLBELOVED MARRIED BY ANTE NUPTIAL CONTRACT
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: NIL
c). Place of last marriage : 
8. The date of the decease: 1ST JUNE 1952
9. Where the person died: HOSPITAL, PORT SHEPSTONE, NATAL
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: 
           NONE
11. Has the deceased left any movable property? YES
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? NO
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? NO
14. Has the deceased left a will? YES
Dated at JOHANNESBURG on the 10TH day of JUNE 1952 
Signature: E. WELLBELOVED
Capacity: WIDOW OF DECEASED PRESENT AT TIME OF DEATH
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Rosa Anna Ballantyne Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1972

DEATH NOTICE (NEW
Reference: 
Surname of the deceased: WELLBELOVED
First Names: ROSE ANNA BALLANTYNE
Identity number: 324 837115W   Race: WHITE
Nationality: SOUTH AFRICAN   Occupation: HOUSEWIFE
Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 
              48 STIRLING COURT, KNOX STREET, GERMISTON
Date of birth: 24TH OCTOBER 1897   Place of birth SCOTLAND
Date of death 8/6/1972   Place of death JOHANNESBURG
Has the deceased left any movable property? YES
Has the deceased left any immovable property? 
Has the deceased left a will? YES
Has the deceased left an estate exceeding R2000 in value? YES
Marital Status:WIDOW
Place of last marriage : N/A
Surviving spouse N/A
Married in or out of community of property: N/A
Pre-deceased spouse or spouses: ERNEST ARTHUR WELLBELOVED
Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: 
             ERNEST TREVOR WELLBELOVED
             BRUCE MITCHELL WELLBELOVED (DECEASED)

Name of Father: DECEASED
Name of Mother: DECEASED
Dated at GERMISTON on the 15TH day of OCTOBER 1976
Signature: TREVOR WELLBELOVED
Capacity: SON OF DECEASED
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Samuel Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1902

DEATH NOTICE
Reference: 6/9/459 3408
1. Name of the deceased: SAMUEL WELLBELOVED
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : CHERTSEY, SURREY, ENGLAND
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
           Name of Father: WILLIAM FRANCIA WELLBELOVED
           Name of Mother: HARRIET WELLBELOVED
4. Age of the deceased: 47 YEARS 10 MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: BUILDER
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: MARRIED
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: ELIZA WELLBELOVED
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: 
c). Place of last marriage : 
8. The date of the decease: 20 SEPT 1902
9. Where the person died: AT HIS RESIDENCE, MUNICIPALITY ST, PORT ELIZABETH
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: 
           FRANCIS SAMUEL WELLBELOVED (MINOR)
           JANET WELLBELOVED (MINOR)
           IVY WELLBELOVED (MINOR)
           BASIL MORETON WELLBELOVED (MINOR)

11. Has the deceased left any movable property? YES
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? YES
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? 
14. Has the deceased left a will? YES
Dated at PORT ELIZABETH on the 25TH day of SEPTEMBER 1902 
Signature: ELIZA WELLBELOVED
Capacity: WIFE OF DECEASED
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Violet Gertrude Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1958

DEATH NOTICE
Reference: 
1. Name of the deceased: VIOLET GERTRUDE WELLBELOVED (BORN RUDMAN)
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : LADYBRAND S.A.
3. Names of Parents -
Father: SAMUEL JOHN RUDMAN (DECEASED)
Mother: ESTER REBECCA RUDMAN, Dawn LADYBRAND
4. Age of the deceased: 65 YEARS 8 MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: PENSIONER
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: DAWN, LADYBRAND
7.  Married or unmarried, widower or widow: MARRIED
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any): ALMA TRAVERS WELLBELOVED
b). Name and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: NONE
c). Place of last marriage : LADYBRAND
8.  The date of the decease: 2nd AUG 1958
9.  Where the person died: ON FARM, DAWN, LADYBRAND
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors:
ROBERT TRAVERS WELLBELOVED
ENID ESTER WELLBELOVED
DENNIS RUDMAN WELLBELOVED
DOREEN MENHENNICK (BORN WELLBELOVED)
ALL MAJORS
11. Has the deceased left any movable property? YES
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? NO
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? YES
14. Has the deceased left a will? YES
Dated at LADYBRAND on the 4th day of AUGUST 1958 
Signature: A T WELLBELOVED
Capacity: SURVIVING SPOUSE PRESENT AT PLACE OF DEATH

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William Eric Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1953

DEATH NOTICE (OLD)
Reference: 
1. Name of the deceased: WILLIAM ERIC WELLBELOVED
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : KING WILLIAMS TOWN. SOUTH AFRICAN
3. Names and Addresses of the Parents of the deceased - 
Name of Father : WILLIAM WELLBELOVED (DECEASED)
Name of Mother : MARTHA SUSANNA WELLBELOVED (DECEASED)
4. Age of the deceased: 52 YEARS MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: MINE STOREKEEPER
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 9 BROOKE ROAD, ORKNEY, KLERKSDORP
7. Married or unmarried, widower or widow: MARRIED
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any), and whether married in community of property or not: 
              GRACE WELLBELOVED BORN PAGE Out of Community Property
b). Name or Names and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: 
c). Place of last marriage : KRUGERSDORP
8. The date of the decease: FRIDAY 14TH AUGUST 1953
9. Where the person died: 9 BROOKE ROAD, ORKNEY, KLERKSDORP
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: 
             DESMOND GEORGE TRAVERS WELLBELOVED MINOR BORN 28TH DECEMBER 1946
11. Has the deceased left any movable property? YES
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? NO
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? NO
14. Has the deceased left a will? YES
Dated at KLERKSDORP on the 21ST day of AUGUST 1953 
Signature: G. WELLBELOVED
Capacity: WIFE PRESENT AT DEATH
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Winifred Isabelle Wellbeloved
Death Notice - 1951

DEATH NOTICE (OLD)
Reference: 
1. Name of the deceased: WINIFRED ISABELLE WELLBELOVED (BORN SMITH)
2. Birthplace and Nationality of the deceased : KIMBERLEY
3. Names of Parents -
Father: ALFRED FRANCES SMITH (DECEASED)
Mother: EMMA HUTTON (FORMERLY SMITH) 246 WSSONWOOD ROAD, DURBAN, NATAL
4. Age of the deceased: 64 YEARS 2 MONTHS DAYS
5. Occupation in the life of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: MINE WORKER
6. Ordinary place of residence of the deceased, or, if a woman, of her husband: 14 DUNKEL CHAMBERS, SMAL STREET, JOHANNESBURG
7.  Married or unmarried, widower or widow: WIDOW
a). Name of surviving spouse (if any): NONE
b). Name and approximate date of death of pre-deceased spouse or spouses: BERNARD HULBERT WELLBELOVED MAY 1941
c). Place of last marriage : GERMISTON
8.  The date of the decease: JAN 13th 1951
9.  Where the person died: FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE NURSING HOME, JOHANNESBURG
10. Names of the children of the deceased, and whether majors or minors: NO CHILDREN
11. Has the deceased left any movable property? YES
12. Has the deceased left any immovable property? NO
13. Is it estimated that the estate exceeds £300 in value? YES
14. Has the deceased left a will? YES
Dated at KLERKSDORP on the 24th day of JANUARY 1951 
Signature: ?P LEVY?
Capacity: EXECUTOR ELECT. AT PLACE OF DEATH


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