George, Adela, Iris & Edward

1882 Adela Sarah Hazelhurst

Parents Joseph & Adela Charlotte Hazelhurst

Birthday 23 December 1882.  Died 20 May 1978.


George Alexander Ramplen, born 15 February 1868 in London. Died 2 July 1937 in Pretoria. They lived in East London, Cape Province.

George worked as a stone-mason.  He was at one time, employed by Sir Herbert Baker to work on the Union Buildings in Pretoria.  He wrote the poem about Wakkerstroom that you can read in the article on Wakkerstroom.

Third Generation Children born to Adela & George Ramplen 

  1. Iris Ramplen born
  2. Edward Merrells Ramplen born 11 March 1911
Marriage Adela & George
Adela with Baby Iris
Edward Merrells Ramplen
Adela, Iris & young Robin

Edward Merrells Ramplen

Parents: Adela Sarah and George Ramplen

Born 11 March 1911 in Wakkerstroom

Do not have details of his marriage

Fourth Generation Children born to them:

  1. Gayle – no children
  2. Joan – a daughter
  3. Jill – Colleen Robert, Charles, David, Lindy

Iris Ramplen

Parents: Adela Sarah and George Ramplen


To Leonard Sydney Capell. Born 30 September 1934, Died 5 October 1992

Fourth Generation Child born to Iris and Leonard Capell

  1. Robin Capell born 30 September 1934. Died 12 April 2014


To Eline Keulder born 1 March 1934

Children born to Robin and Eline Capell

  1. Gary Anthony born 14 June 1959
  2. Colleen born 23 April 1961

Gary married Debbie Povey

Children Claytin, Jeremy and Mark

George Ramplen
Leonard, George & Edward
Adela & her father Big Joe
Anne & Edward - Grandparents
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