Hector Vaughan Heberden

Born1869 Ranmore, Surrey
Died1939 Grahamstown, Cape Province
FatherRev. George Heberden (1833 – 1891)
MotherDorothea Barnetta Gibbs (1836 – 1907)

Life Events

1891Death of father Rev. George Heberden
1901Married Grace Somerset
1907Death of mother Dorothea Barnetta Gibbs

Biography and Notes

4th son. Baptised 2 March 1869. Educated at Leeds Grammar School and (1882-8) Lancing College.

In S. Africa since 1888. A clerk in the Standard Bank of S. Africa at Johannesburg and elsewhere 1889-94.

Afterwards a farmer in Cape Coloney and in the Bechuanaland Mounted Police.

Served in the Boer War of 1899-1902 with Remmington's Scouts. Farming and mining in Southern

Rhodesia from 1908, till his retirement to the Cape at Port Alfred.

1 son and 2 daughters.