Albertus Johannes Nicolaas was die seun van Jacobus Nel en Anna Jacomina van Wyk.
Master's Office, Cape Town, 5th November 1841
The Next of Kin and Creditors of Albertus Johannes Nicolaas NEL, late of the District of Clanwilliam, deceased, are required to take Notice that a Meeting of the Next of Kin and Creditors of the deceased, and surviving Widow Christina Susanna Elizabeth STEENKAMP, and all others whom these Presents may concern, will be held before the Resident Magistrate at his Office, Clanwilliam, on Saturday the 18th September next, at 10 o'clock in
the forenoon precisely; and all such Persons as aforesaid are hereby required to attend at the place and time aforesaid; then and there to see some Person or Persons selected by such Magistrate, for approval by the Master of the Supreme Court, as fit and proper to be by the said Master appointed Executor or Executors Dative to the Estate of such deceased Person as aforesaid, and Tutor Dative to the Minor Heirs of the deceased.
Clerke Burton, Master of the Supreme Court(http://news.rootsweb.com/th/read/SOUTH-AFRICA-IMMIGRANTS-BRITISH/2008-12/1229956330)