Gilberte Duplessis from Canada sent me an interesting scanned copy of the flyleaf of a book that came down his family.
Can anyone cast any light on it? It would seem as if Jean Prieur du Plessis was not the only du Plessis that came to South Africa from France.
The inscription reads:
“Kimberly SA Diamond Fields July 3 11? 1888 This Book Presented to my Son Daniel Petrus du Plessis From his Father ?DP du Plessis Son of DP du Plessis Son of CJ du Plessis Son of Jean Jose du Plessis And Cecilia Marsefeen du Plessis