Orange River Colony land settlement

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Publisher: Imperial South African Association in Westminster

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  • Land settlement -- South Africa -- Free State.,
  • Free State (South Africa) -- Colonization.

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At head of title: South Africa.

Other titlesSouth Africa.
ContributionsImperial South African Association.
The Physical Object
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Swan River Colony was a British settlement established at the Swan River on the west coast of Australia in Strictly speaking, the Swan River Colony existed only from until , and encompassed only the lands around and to the south of the Swan River. Orange River Colony. High Court.; South Africa. Supreme Court. OCLC Number: Notes: has title: Reports of cases decided in the Supreme Court of South Africa (Orange Free State Provincial Division), including reports of the late High Court of the Orange River Colony; half title: South African law reports. Orange Free State. Jacob Stover claimed he owned the land there, and he sold 5, acres to the settlers. The eight leaders of the Massanutten Settlement had their title reconfirmed in , because Stover may have sold the land before he had obtained acre land grant from officials in Williamsburg. 5. Land titles in the area were not reliable at the time. Home of the University of North Carolina and several corporations in the Research Triangle Park district, Orange County holds an important place in the state’s history. The Occaneechi originally inhabited the region in villages that lie along a bustling trade route. Hillsborough (the seat of government), Chapel Hill, and portions of Mebane are all currently within Orange County.

All patents between the Rappahannock-Potomac rivers were recorded in special Northern Neck grant books, separate from other Land Office grant books used for the rest of the colony of Virginia. 10 Robert Carter, hired as agent in , effectively protected Fairfax's land claims against attempts by Williamsburg officials to limit the boundaries. Title: 'Natal, Orange River Colony and Transvaal; Inset map of Johannesburg' Condition: Good; suitable for framing. Please check the scan for any blemishes prior to making your purchase. Size: x cm, x inches (Large); Please note that this is a folding map. Type & Age: Year printed Colour antique map. With its charter, the Virginia Company became the first joint-stock company in England that was formed for the specific purpose of creating a colony in the New World. In , the company. PART X. THE SUNNYSIDE STRATEGY. As the new overlord of the Transvaal and the Orange River Colony, Lord Milner set out to impose on them his own postwar his headquarters from Cape Town, he chose Johannesburg rather than Pretoria as a base. ‘The more I see of Pretoria,’ he said, ‘the more I am impressed by its unfitness to be the capital of anything.’.

  Delaware Colony in the North American Middle Colonies consisted of land on the west bank of the Delaware River the early 17th century the area was inhabited by Lenape and possibly the Assateague tribes of Native Americans. The first European settlers in the area were Swedes, who were Lutheran Protestants, and the Dutch, who practiced Protestant Calvinism. Orange River Colony. Letters patent and instructions relating to the Orange River Colony. London, Printed for H.M. Stationery Off., by Harrison and Sons, (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Orange River Colony. OCLC Number:

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The Orange River Colony was the British colony created after Britain first occupied () and then annexed () the independent Orange Free State in the Second Boer colony ceased to exist inwhen it was absorbed into the Union of South Africa as Orange Free State l: Bloemfontein.

MAP: 'Transvaal Colony: Orange River colony, Natal Colony and Adjoining Territory with inset of Johannesbury by Dodd, Mead & Company and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Orange Free State (Dutch: Oranje Vrijstaat, Afrikaans: Oranje-Vrystaat, abbreviated as OVS) was an independent Boer sovereign republic in Southern Africa during the second half of the 19th century, which ceased to exist after it was defeated and surrendered to the British Empire at the end of the Second Boer War in It is the historical precursor to the present-day Free State l: Bloemfontein.

Try the new Google Books eBook - FREE. Get this book in print LAND SETTLEMENT As A Policy land settlement language less Lord Milner matter means ment mineral mining mission missionary moral Natal Nationalist natural negro Orange Free Orange River Colony organisation party pastoral political population position possible practically.

Inafter British forces had occupied Bloemfontein, the Orange Free State was annexed by Britain as the Orange River Colony.

The Boers continued to fight for two more years, but the Peace of Vereeniging ( ) ended the independence of the Orange Free State and the South African Republic and reimposed British rule over them.

Following the British victory, the Boer Republics came under British control, becoming the Orange River Colony and Transvaal Colony (as seen in the map below). Today, these lands and others make up the Republic of South Africa. Red River Settlement, (–36), colony in Canada on the banks of the Red River near the mouth of the Assiniboine River (in present-day Manitoba).

The colony was founded in –12 by Thomas Douglas, 5th earl of Selkirk, a Scottish philanthropist, who. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion. Librivox Free Audiobook.

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The Orange River Colony was the British colony created after Britain first occupied () and then annexed () the independent Orange Free State in the Second Boer colony ceased to exist inwhen it was absorbed into the Union of South Africa as Orange Free State Province.

The office of the Secretary of the Colony continued to act as the official channel for the legal distribution of land until the establishment of the Virginia Land Office on J Colonial Land Office patents, whether issued on importation, treasury, or military rights, or as part of an order of Council, were consistent in format.

Jul 7, - Orange Free State, South Africa. See more ideas about Free state, Union of south africa, South africa pins. SOUTHERN AFRICA was once regarded as a worthless jumble of British colonies, Boer republics, and African chiefdoms, a troublesome region of little interest to the outside world.

But then prospectors chanced upon the world's richest deposits of diamonds and gold, setting off a titanic struggle between the British and the Boers for control of the region. The Orange Republic.

The Orange River Colony was This is an inland country lying on the eastern side of South Africa between Cape Colony and the Transvaal &c, its area being ab square miles. The Transvaal Colony lay between Vaal River in the south, and the Limpopo River in the north, roughly between 22½ and 27½ S, and 25 and 32 E.

To its south it bordered with the Orange Free State and Natal Colony, to its south-west were the Cape Colony, to the west the Bechuanaland Protectorate (later Botswana), to its north Rhodesia, and. ←Land Settlement and Colonization in South Africa. Departments, and a common syllabus of instruction in elementary schools has been agreed upon for the Transvaal, the Orange River Colony, Natal, and Rhodesia.

In higher education, especially in all that relates to technical and University education, the same tendency to co-operation has. The Orange River Colony—granary of South Africa—seems at first blush an ideal settlement area, because farming there undoubtedly approximates more closely to English conditions and methods than elsewhere on the sub-continent.

The Land Settlement Agency (LSA) was established by an Act of Parliament No. 25 ofand commenced formal operations in The LSA now falls under the purview of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development. Its mandate is to ”protect eligible squatters from being ejected off State Lands; to facilitate the acquisition of leasehold titles by both squatters and tenants in designated.

This 1, ha plot with a spacious 5 bed-roomed house partly borders the Orange River offers excellent location in the small town of Marchand near the green vineyards and is only 25 km from the famous Augrabies has kraal facilities and ha of grazing with water rights from an irrigation canal for domestic and garden use.

Prepaid municipal water for domestic use is also available. Orange County was created in from Johnston, Bladen, and Granville counties. It was named in honor of the child, William V of Orange, whose father, William IV, had died in The first court house was authorized to be established in where the western path crossed the Eno River on the land.

Grants issued in the late s indicate the name New River was already in use. The first land company devoted to settlement in the New River basin was the Wood's River Company. The lack of title to land in western North Carolina was such a problem that the North Carolina Assembly passed the following resolution 19 August [Orange County Virginia Deed B Dorman, pg.

53]. (Note: "Halfway Creek" is a tributary of the James River that enters the Borden Tract at its lower end). 16 February - Land Survey for Nathaniel Evins (Evans) for acres "on the Halfway Creek, by Thomas Lewis, Surveyor. [Orange County Virginia Deed B Dorman, pg.

53]. Size: feet of linear shelf space (approximately items) Abstract: The collection includes miscellaneous land grants from the Carolina Proprietors and royal and state governors, legal certificates of alterations in land grants, and deeds from individuals, chiefly in the colonial period and for lands in eastern North Carolina.

ORANGE RIVER COLONY. The settlement of this Colony by Europeans was brought about by the Great Boer Trek of from the Cape Colony. At that time the Dutch immigrants settled around Winburg and along the Caledon River, but it was not untilowing to troubles between the European settlers and the Natives, that the territory was.

The extent of white settlement, The extent of the Colony in Cradock/Somerset observation posts, –17, and ceded territory forts, –22 Extent of the Colony in Scene of hostilities, –5 Trek routes, –6 Vaal River murders, 21–23 August Nine-day battle of Marico, November Voortrekker routes over the.

The Orange Free State (Dutch: Oranje-Vrijstaat, [3] Afrikaans: Oranje-Vrystaat, [4] abbreviated as OVS) [5] was an independent Boer sovereign republic in southern Africa during the second half of the 19th century, and later a British colony and a province of the Union of South is the historical precursor to the present-day Free State province.

Extending between the Orange and Vaal. Aberfeldy is a small Settlement near Phuthaditjhaba. It is surrounded by Agricultural Land and Game Farms. The Farm 'Aberfeldy', in the Orange Free State had a Post Office known as Elandsrivierbrug; when the Railway reached the Farm inthe new Orange River Colony Administration preferred Aberfeldy.

The Red River Rebellion (or the Red River Resistance, Red River uprising, or First Riel Rebellion) was the sequence of events that led up to the establishment of a provisional government by the Métis leader Louis Riel and his followers at the Red River Colony, in what is now the Canadian province of a period it had been a territory called Rupert's Land under control of the.

(i) In certain townships of Zululand land may not be sold to natives. (2) Certain lands in Natal are set aside for European immigration purposes and those may not be transferred to natives. (3) Under the Land Settlement Acts passed in the Transvaal and Orange River Colony after the war provision is made for their occupation by white persons only.

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The first map, drawn inis a plat of the land taken up by the 1st Colony inin the "Northern Neck", and is identified as "German Town".

The second and third maps show Land Patents of members of the 2nd Colony, in the Robinson River Valley, and were originally drawn in ).Trophosome (only known in one genus), polyps with two tentacles forming a creeping colony; gonosome, free medusae with four, six or more radial canals, giving off one or more lateral branches which run to the margin of the umbrella, with the stomach produced into four, six or more lobes, upon which the gonads are developed; the mouth with four lips or with a folded margin; the tentacles simple.The First Families _____ From: Annals of Augusta County, Virginia, from to By Joseph Addison Waddell These were the first few families that made up the first influx of primarily Irish settlers seeking prosperity in early Orange and Augusta County, Virginia.

Lists Date of Importation and Family Names: 22 Feb. Patrick Campbell (b.Ireland, d. 17 Mar.Augusta County.