GRAAFF, Johannes JacobusBorn: 1754
Born in Reidlingen, Germany, Graaff arrived in South Africa in 1775. He had qualified as a house carpenter by 1775, probably before his arrival, and became a master-carpenter after 1779. He worked as a craftsman at the Cape in eighteenth century. (Lewcock 1963)
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