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Swiss emigration History
When the Swiss made America
The Red River Colony
Junod and emigration
- Rikatla, Pretoria
- San Carlos, Santa Fe
France - Goersdorf, Alsace
Italy - Naples
Ukrainia - Kiev
LaGrange Co, Indiana
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Rikatla (Mozambique) through Shiluvane (Transvaal) to Pretoria/Tshwane...
-> Tshwane (Pretoria)
Alexandre Junod, bon on 17 May 1863 in St Martin (near Neuchâtel),
Switzerland, died in Geneva
(Switzerland) on 22 Aprill 1934. He was burried in Rikatla
(Mozambique) where he spent numerous years as Missionary - ethnograph.
March 1889 he married in Couvet (near Neuchâtel), Switzerland,
to Emilie Julie née
Biolley. When Emilie died on 10 July 1901 in Shiluvane,
Transvaal (near Tzaneen), South Africa, Henri Alexandre married again
on 15 March 1904 in Zürich, Switzerland, to
Sophie Hélène née Kern.
of information for this branch are, mainly :
ascendance, essentially Lignières Civil registrar and Neuchâtel
descendance, essentially Lignières Civil registrar, Neuchâtel
State Archives and family members
the descendants of Henri
Alexandre's first marriage settled in the area of Prétoria
(Tschwane), descendants of his second marriage remained
and settled (for most) in Switzerland.
Ancestors chart - 4 generations