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The YAFFE FAMILY of South Africa

Updated February 24, 2001

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Sarah Yaffe [nee Mandel] and her 5 children arrived in Cape Town South Africa, approx 1913/1914 from Liverpool England.
the children were:-
Myer Yaffe born 10Dec 1898 Liverpool
Harris Yaffe
Esther Yaffe
Florence Yaffe
Ray Yaffe

Harris died as a teenager and had no children.

The girls did not bear any males who carried the surname of Yaffe.
Myer joined the Post Office in SWA and served them untill his death in 1952. He married Susarah Sophia van der Bank [born 21Jun1905, Died 03Jun 1986] in Windhoek SWA. Their children are:-
Pieter Yaffe born 01Jan 1925
Morris Yaffe born 04May 1928
Florence Yaffe born 11Mar 1930
Harry Yaffe born 14Sep 1932
Jack Yaffe born 08Jul 1935
Iris Yaffe born 07Jul 1938
Esme Eileen Yaffe born 08July 1945

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