BESAANS, Johannes PetrusBorn: 1875 06 01
Born in Zierikzee, Zeeland, the Netherlands. Arrived in Pretoria of the then ZAR with his family in 1887.
He practiced as a contractor and established the engineering firm Besaans and Du Plessis. He died in Zulphen the Netherlands, while on holiday there.
Books citing BESAANS
|Macmillan, Allister. 1933. Environs of the Golden City and Pretoria. Cape Town: Cape Times. pp 388|
|Ploeger, Jan. 1994. Nederlanders in die Transvaal 1850-1950. Pretoria: Van Schaik. pp 44|