23 April 2011

Brian Levitt Hedding (1916 - 2001)

Brian Levitt Hedding (1916 - 2001)
Brian Levitt Hedding, son of Rotro Hedding and Ethel Frisby, was born on 24 Nov 1916 in Johannesburg, Transvaal, South Africa and died about Jan 2001 in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa aged about 84.

              Noted events in his life were:
  • Military: Transvaal Air Training Squadron, 1936.
  • Arrival: Aboard the "Windsor Castle" bound for Southampton, 16 Dec 1938, Cape Town, Cape Province, South Africa. 
  • Departure: Aboard the "Aquitania" bound for New York, 17 Dec 1938, Southampton, Hampshire, England.
  • Departure: Aboard the "Windsor Castle" bound for the Cape, South Africa., 23 Feb 1939, Southampton, Hampshire, England.
  • Arrival: Aboard the "Edinburgh Castle" from Durban, 26 Aug 1955, Southampton, Hampshire, England. 
  • Departure: Aboard the "Oranjefontein" destined for Cape Town, 13 Dec 1958, Southampton, Hampshire, England.
  • He had a residence in 1958 in Johannesburg, , Transvaal, South Africa.
  • He worked as an Engineer circa 1958 in Johannesburg, Transvaal, South Africa.

Brian married Margaret Courtney "Peggy" Chesterton. Margaret was born on 1 Oct 1917(1) and died about Jul 2000 in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa aged about 82.  They had two children: John Brian and Barry Charles.

Marriage Register Brian Levitt Hedding Margaret Courtney Chesterton


22 April 2011

Charles H. Hedding (1845-1901)

Birth: 21 Jul 1846 in Witney, Witney, Oxfordshire, England
Christening: 5 Sep 1846 Witney, Witney, Oxfordshire, England
Death: 21 Oct 1901 in Queenstown, Cape, South Africa

Parents:
Leonard Hedding b: 30 Mar 1812 in Wyboston In Eaton Socon, Bedfordshire, England
Mary Ann Mills b: 6 Jan 1814 in Witney, Witney, Oxfordshire, England




Burial 1901 in Queenstown, Cape, South Africa (Queenstown Main Cemetery)

Marriage Margaret Elizabeth Buckley
  • Married: 15 Jul 1880 in Grahamstown, , Cape Province, South Africa
Marriages: The Lantern (Cape Town, South Africa), Saturday, July 31, 1880
They had three children in 10 years; Charles Rotro James Hedding; Erilda May Thomson (Hedding) and Clarice Leonie Lagerwall (Hedding)