Surnames D to G

DEBBO Azar

Azar DEBBO  was born on 15 Aug 1895 in Tripoli, Lebanon dist, Syria. He died1  on 10 May 1970 in London, England, buried in the West Park Cemetery, Johannesburg, Transvaal.

Azar arrived in South Africa in the early 1900's from Libanon to help with building railway lines.
He met and married Margerat and settled in Bloemfontein where the Debbo's worked as shopowners for many years.

Azar married (1) Margerat SAFFY  daughter of Calil A SAFFY and Theadora C. SANAN. Margerat was born on 03 Oct 1906 in Lebanon, Syria. She died on 30 Jun 1937. She was buried2  in Bloemfontein Memoriam Cemetery, OFS.

They had the following children:

b1.Alec DEBBO  was born on 22 Jun 1924. He died on 13 Jul 2011.

b2.Alfred Calil DEBBO  was born on 07 Jul 1926. He died in 1995.

b3.Anthony DEBBO .

Azar married (2) Rose HADDAD  daughter of Nicholas HADDAD and Freda GREESTO on 06 Aug 1934 in Dordrecht dist, Cape. Rose was born on 27 Apr 1900 in Lebanon, Syria. She died3  on 27 Jul 1967 in Johannesburg General Hospital, Transvaal.

They had the following children:

b4.Cynthia Mary DEBBO .

Cynthia married DANIELS .

b5.Cedric Allen DEBBO .

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