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Serendipity & Generosity: Solution to MINNAAR Puzzle

I am a descendant of a younger brother of Hendrik Minnaar, Pieter Frederik Minnaar (1865 – 1923). How can I contact you to share some information? — Scott Kotzé Could a genealogist hear more thrilling words! In a number of previous posts … Continue reading

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Gravestone: Hendrik Nicolaas MINNAAR (ca. 1857 – 1903)

The search for my husband’s great-great-grandfather has proven to be one of the most intractable brick walls I’ve encountered in nearly eight years of full-time research into our two families. As detailed in an earlier post, Hendrik Nicolaas MINNAAR’s earliest ancestor, Philippe … Continue reading

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