The arrival and establishment of the Huguenots at the Cape of Good Hope

On  October 22nd, 1685  the Edict of Nantes, which was issued in 1598, was revoked. The Edict guaranteed Huguenots, with their reformed religious convictions, the right to practise their faith in France. By the revocation of the Edict the reformed faith was outlawed in all of France and those who practised it were persecuted and […]
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