Catharina Johanna Eagar

Catharina Johanna Eagar
Catharina Johanna Eagar

Catharina Johanna Eagar

Catharina Johanna Eagar ( nee van der Merwe)

Catharina Johanna Eagar Geanology

Catharina Johanna was the youngest child of Lodewyk Johannes van der Merwe and Anna Catharina van der Merwe

Lodewyk  was a diamond digger  at Wolmeransstad  South Africa. He built a home at Wolmeransstad and while digging the foundation he found 4    diamonds That were similar in size and shape which he gave to his 4 daughters.

Brothers And Sisters of Catharina

Willem(Oom Ou Bootie)

Hansie

Lodewyk

Frans

Schalk

Jappie

Hester

Anna

Elsie

Catharina was the youngest

At the age of 11 her family moved by train to Rhodesia  (the land of milk and honey)