Place:Transvaal, South Africa

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NameTransvaal
Alt namesSouth African Republicsource: Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 944; Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) p 1133
Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek
Transvaal Colony
TypeProvince
Located inSouth Africa     (1910 - 1994)
See alsoGauteng, South AfricaChild
Limpopo, South AfricaChild
Mpumalanga, South AfricaChild
North West, South AfricaChild
Contained Places
Historical region
Boer ( 1850 - 1902 )
Inhabited place
Alberton
Alldays
Amersfoort
Amsterdam
Balfour
Barberton
Belfast
Benoni
Bethal
Biesiesvlei
Bloemhof
Boksburg North
Boksburg
Bonaero Park
Brackenhurst
Brakpan
Breyten
Brits
Bronkhorstspruit
Carletonville
Carolina
Chrissiesmeer
Christiana
Coligny
Cullinan
Delareyville
Delmas
Dendron
Derby
Derdepoort
Duiwelskloof
Dullstroom
Edenvale
Elsburg
Ermelo
Florida
Fochville
Gerdau
Germiston
Graskop
Greylingstad
Groblersdal
Groot-Marico
Grootvlei
Hartbeesfontein
Hartbeespoort
Heidelberg
Hendrina
Johannesburg
Kempton Park
Klerksdorp
Komatipoort
Koster
Kriel
Krugersdorp West
Krugersdorp
Leeudoringstad
Lichtenburg
Louis Trichardt
Lydenburg
Machadodorp
Makwassie
Marikana
Messina
Meyerton
Middelburg
Morgenzon
Naboomspruit
Nelspruit
Nigel
Northam
Nylstroom
Ogies
Ohrigstad
Orkney
Ottosdal
Phalaborwa
Piet Retief
Pietersburg
Pilgrim's Rest ( 1910 - 1993 )
Potchefstroom
Potgietersrus
Pretoria
Primrose
Randburg
Randfontein
Roodepoort-Maraisburg
Rustenburg
Sabie
Sannieshof
Schweizer-Reneke
Selcourt
Selection Park
Soekmekaar
Soweto
Springs
Standerton
Stilfontein
Stoffberg
Strubenvale
Sundra
Swartruggens
Thabazimbi
Trichardt
Tzaneen
Vaalwater
Vanderbijlpark
Ventersdorp
Vereeniging
Volksrust
Wakkerstroom
Warmbad
Waterval-Boven
Westonaria
Witbank
Witfield
Witrivier
Wolmaransstad
Zebediela
Zeerust
Municipality
West Rand
Settlement
Kruger's Post ( 1910 - 1993 )
Unknown
Alberton South
Alberton West
Benoni North
Benoni West
Bergsig
Bezuidenhoutsvallei
Biesjesvlei
Booysens
Bosmansrus
Bremersdorp
Brixton
Bronberg
Cachet
Carletonville West
Crosby West
Crosby
Culembeeck
Danie Theron
Danville
Daspoort
De Clercqville
De Deur
Delarey
Die Wilgers
Doringkruin
Duncanville
Dwaalboom
Eendrag
Eerste Vesting
Eerste-Lig
Eikenhof
Eloffsdal
Elsburg North
Elsburg South
Erasmia
Erasmus
Ermelo South
Esselenpark
Evander
Evaton
Florida Park
Fordsburg
Forest Hill
Glaudina
Goedehoop
Grimbeekpark
Halfweghuis
Hamanskraal
Hartbeeshoek
Horison
Innesdale
Jeppestown
Johannesburg East
Johannesburg North
Johannesburg South
Johannesburg West
Kampersrus
Kempton Park East
Kempton Park North
Kensington
Klerksdorp East
Klerksdorp South
Klerksdorp West
Klipfontein
Koedoespoort
Koedoesrand
Koornfontein
Krokodilrivier
Krugersdorp East
Krugersdorp North
Langlaagte
Leeupoort
Letsitele
Leydsdorp
Lichtenburg East
Lichtenburg West
Livingstone
Lugmagbasis
Lyttelton North
Magaliesburg
Magaliesmoot
Magol
Malelane
Malvern
Marble Hall
Marico
Marshlands
Mayfair
Melville
Meru
Meyerspark
Meyerton South
Middelburg South
Monument Park
Mooirivier
Nebo
Newlands
Noord-Rand
Olifantsfontein
Onderstepoort
Ontdekkers
Orkney East
Parkrand
Philadelphia
Pietersburg East
Plaston
Pongola
Poort
Potchefstroom North
Potchefstroom South
Potgietersrus West
Pretoria East
Pretoria North
Pretoria South
Pretoria West
Primrose East
Primrose-Heuwel
Randpoort
Residensia
Rietfontein North
Rietfontein South
Rietspruit
Roedtan
Roodepoort North
Roodepoort
Roossenekal
Rust de Winter
Rustenburg East
Rustenburg South
Sanddrift
Sanddrift-Sending
Secunda West
Secunda
Sekhukhuneland
Sibasa
Silverton
Skoonspruit
Skranskop
Sonhoogte
Sonlandpark
Soutpansberg
Springs Central
Springs East
Springs North
Swartkop
Swartwater
Swellendam
Tarlton
Tek
Theresapark
Three Rivers East
Townsview
Tuinrand
Turffontein
Vanderbijlpark East
Vanderbijlpark South
Venterskroon
Verwoerdburg
Villieria
Virginia
Vivo
Voortrekkerhoogte East
Voortrekkerhoogte West
Voortrekkerhoogte
Voorwaarts
Vrede
Waparand
Waterberg
Waterkloof
Weltevreden
Wespark
Wilkoppies
Witbank North
Witbank South
Witfontein
Witpoortjie
Wonderboom South
Wonderboom
Wonderfontein
Zwartruggens
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source: Family History Library Catalog


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Transvaal is a geographic term associated with land north of (i.e., beyond) the Vaal River in modern-day South Africa. Many states and administrative divisions have carried the name Transvaal.

  • South African Republic or "Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek" (1856–1877 and 1881–1902), sometimes called the Transvaal Republic in English
  • Transvaal Colony (1877–1881 and 1902–1910), British colony
  • Transvaal Province (1910–1994), province of the Union and Republic of South Africa

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