Keith and Nivard,
Can you please give us the links to the Ancestry file(s). I have it for
familysearch, but not for Ancestry. I thought Ancestry (South Africa) closed
down and is no longer available.
I would also like to check. Please.
014 533 1318 en 081 042 0299
OTTE, MOLL, LOMBARD, VAN NIEKERK, VILJOEN
[mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Nivard Ovington
Sent: 29 March 2014 11:59 AM
Subject: Re: [SOUTH-AFRICA] Dutch Reformed Church Registers
Certainly its the same image, the Ancestry one is better IMHO
Although I had noticed that the Ancestry transcript does not mention the
date of the event (whether thats the same for all events I can't say) I just
checked a few others and they all have dates and FHL film numbers so I seem
to have chosen a bad example
Nivard Ovington in Cornwall (UK)
On 29/03/2014 08:10, Keith Meintjes wrote:
Here is the image from FamilySearch:
Do you think the information provided by FamilySearch or Ancestry is
My complaint is that the citation of the original is pretty weak.
By the way, my guess is that this is not the original original, it is
a contemporaneous copy made by a scribe.
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