The Potterill Family

Alfred Ernest Potterill

Birth: 1882/3

Father: John Frederick Potterill

Mother: Laura Shepherd (Bentley) Potterill

Married: Mary Gladys Edmondson on 27 January 1909 in St Peters parish church, Pietermaritzburg, Natal
Alfred Ernest Poterill is recorded as a bachelor, aged 26. He is a farmer and resident in Kamberg, Mooi River. Mary Gladys Edmondson is recorded as a spinster, aged 21, resident in Maritzburg. The marriage was witnessed by J. E. Risley and F Potterill.

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Occupation: Farmer

Death: 11 May 1937

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Marjorie Irene (Potterill, Dwyer) Botha

Birth: 31 May 1913

Baptism: 28 June 1913, in St Peters, Pietermaritzburg, Natal, South Africa
Marjory Irene is recorded as the daughter of Alfred Ernest and Gladys Mary Potterill. Alfred is a farmer resident in Kamberg, Rosetta, Natal. The sponsors are Coustann Potterill, Jessie Irene Marklaasen and Harold Potterill.

Father: Alfred Ernest Potterill

Mother: Mary Gladys (Edmondson) Potterill

Married (1st): Pierce Michael Dwyer on 6 April 1940 in St Peters, Pietermaritzburg, Natal, South Africa
Pierce Michael Dwyer is recorded as a bachelor, aged 25, born in Australia. He is an electrician and resident at 99 Boshoff Street, Pietemaritzburg. Marjory Irene Potterill is recorded as a spinster, aged 26, born in Natal. She is a teacher, resident at 16 "Belvedere", St Andrew's Street, Durban. The marriage was witnessed by F. M. Hallowes and F. R. Potterill.

Pierce was born in 1914/5, in Australia. He was an electrician. Pierce died in 1947.

Married (2nd): Hendrik Christoffel Botha on 14 December 1950 in St Johns, Ixopo, Natal, South Africa
Hendrick Christoffel Botha is recorded as a bachelor, aged 36, born in Cape Province, S. Africa. He is an assistant teacher and resident in Ixopo. Marjory Irene Dwyer nee Potterill is recorded as a widow, aged 37, born in Natal, S. Africa. She is an assistant teacher, resident in Ixopo. The marriage was witnessed by Gordon Clulow, MOV Clulow and A. Botha.

Hendrik was born in 1913/4, in Cape Province, South Africa. He was an assistant teacher.

Occupation: Teacher

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Mary Olive Vyvyan (Potterill) Clulow

Birth: 15 December 1911

Baptism: 1 February 1912, in St Peters, Pietermaritzburg, Natal, South Africa
Mary Olive Vyvyan is recorded as the daughter of Alfred Ernest and Mary Gladys Potterill. Alfred is a farmer resident in Kamberg, Natal. The sponsors are Margaret Potterill, Emily W. E. Ford and Alfred Vivian Edmondson.

Father: Alfred Ernest Potterill

Mother: Mary Gladys (Edmondson) Potterill

Married: Gordon Scott Clulow on 30 March 1940 in Durban, Natal, South Africa
Gordon Scott Clulow is recorded as a bachelor, aged 29, born in Orange Free State. He is a solicitor and resident at 36 "Belvedere", St Andrew's Street, Durban. Mary Olive Vyvyan Potterill is recorded as a spinster, aged 28, born in Natal. She is a teacher, resident at 16 "Belvedere", St Andrew's Street, Durban.The marriage was witnessed by M. G. Potterill and A. R. Sm???.

Gordon was born in 1910/11, in Heilbron, Orange Free State, South Africa. He was a solicitor. Gordon died in 1971.

Occupation: Teacher

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