Pieter Andries Wikboom

Died aged c. 65

Commemorated on 1 plaque

Wikboom Lane Pieter Andries Wikboom (1775-1840) emigrated from Sweden in 1806. By trade a butcher, baker and wine merchant, he served as Wardmaster in 1817 and as member of the Court of Resident and Heemraden in 1826. Wikboom Lane leads to Juter Square named after RCH Juter, a town councillor from 1951 to 1983. A cluster of houses belonging to residents who were sadly displaced by the Group Areas Act in 1967 was situated in this vicinity.

Wikboom Lane, Simon's Town, South Africa where they lived near