52. WILLIAM JARDINE was born in 1837 in Boreland, Dumfriesshire. He was apprenticed to a mercantile house in Annan, then worked in Dublin and travelled to the U.S.A. before emigrating, in 1859, to South Africa where he developed Jardine & Son, Draperers, in Cape Town. He died on 13 Feb 1906 in Cape Province.
He was married to MARY JANE CONNOR (daughter of JAMES CONNOR and FRANCES DONNELLY) in 1865. MARY JANE CONNOR was born in 1842 in Kilmore, Armagh and died in 1907.
WILLIAM JARDINE and MARY JANE CONNOR had the following children:
+111 i. JEMIMA JANE JARDINE.
+112 ii. MAJOR WILLIAM JARDINE.
+113 iii. LYDIA HELEN JARDINE.
114 iv. FREDERICK WALTER JARDINE was born on 30 May 1871 and died on 16 Aug 1895.
+115 v. CHARLOTTE ELIZABETH JARDINE.
+116 vi. CLARA MILDRED JARDINE.
+117 vii. ALFRED EDWARD JARDINE.
118 viii. JESSIE JARDINE was born in 1878 and died in 1878.
+119 ix. ARTHUR ALEXANDER JARDINE.
+120 x. AMY MIRIAM JARDINE.
+121 xi. ETHEL HALLIDAY JARDINE.
+122 xii. MURIEL DONNELLY JARDINE.
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