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Hercules Crosse Jarvis

Hercules Crosse Jarvis

Male 1802 - 1889  (86 years)

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  • Name Hercules Crosse Jarvis 
    Born 18 Jun 1802  London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Named after his father's friend Major Godsalve Crosse of the Essex Dragoons
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 29 Aug 1802  St George the Martyr, Queen Square, Holborn, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1830  Green Point, Western Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Somerset House - a rambling Cape Dutch House 
    Occupation Between 1848 and 1860  Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Prosperous Merchant Wine Trader & Mayor of Cape Town 
    Possessions 1864  Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    His business failed, he sold Somerset House, loch stock & barrel including custom made Cape Silver, pictures and treasures from the East, at a very low price 
    Residence 1871  London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    He was in England for 3 years 
    Residence 1872  Wynberg, Western Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Lived there for 6 years 
    Residence 1872  Kloof, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Went to superintend his new manganese mine 
    Residence 1875  Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Went to "Beaufort Villa" in Claremont to nurse Sophia Alport 
    Buried Feb 1889  Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 8 Feb 1889  Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3379  Gibbs Family Tree
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 

    Father Captain John Jarvis,   b. 1768, Goudhurst, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1808, Shoreham, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Mother Ives Dunmore Pike,   b. 1776,   d. 30 May 1843, Welshpool, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 21 May 1798  Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F510  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Maria Vos,   b. 23 Jul 1809, Robertson, Western Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1864, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 18 Dec 1825 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Maria Jarvis,   b. 20 Jan 1831, Western Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1874, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
    Last Modified 27 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F1434  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Jun 1802 - London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 29 Aug 1802 - St George the Martyr, Queen Square, Holborn, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Somerset House - a rambling Cape Dutch House - 1830 - Green Point, Western Cape, South Africa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Prosperous Merchant Wine Trader & Mayor of Cape Town - Between 1848 and 1860 - Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPossessions - His business failed, he sold Somerset House, loch stock & barrel including custom made Cape Silver, pictures and treasures from the East, at a very low price - 1864 - Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - He was in England for 3 years - 1871 - London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lived there for 6 years - 1872 - Wynberg, Western Cape, South Africa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Went to superintend his new manganese mine - 1872 - Kloof, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Went to "Beaufort Villa" in Claremont to nurse Sophia Alport - 1875 - Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Feb 1889 - Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Feb 1889 - Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Link to Google Earth
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