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GISSELEIRE, Joseph

Born: fl. 1899

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Also spelt GISELAIRE, and perhaps also GLISSIERE. Gisseleire was of Belgian origin, appointed as draughtsman to the DPW of the ZAR in 1896 at a salary of £350 per annum where he worked until 1899. In the South African War he was recorded by the British as being 'dangerous' having helped plan a military camp at Waterval and deported with his wife and four children in 1900 (Ploeger, 1990: 38-9).

All truncated references not fully cited in 'References' are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.

Books citing GISSELEIRE

Longland. 1979. Longland's Pretoria Directory for 1899 (Reprint No. 85). Pretoria: The State Library. pp 182