THEMBU ROYAL FAMILY

          MBULALI          
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NJANYE
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THEMBU, he led his people from kwaZulu Natal area to Dedesi in present day Eastern Cape
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MVELASE ---- NDILO
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NTONGAKAZI [Dumakazi]
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BHOMOYI
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CEDUME
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MNGUTI
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NTOYI
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NTANDE
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NXEKO, he can be considered to be the first king of the abaThembu
            | fl.16th cty, buried at Msana
       (MA)HLANGU ---- DLOMO, he fought with his brother over succession and was victorious
         (Great Hut)       | (Right Hand Hut)
                       HALA
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                       MADIBA
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                        TATO
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                       ZONDWA
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NDABA
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                     NGUBENCUKA (VUSANI)
                         |1790-1830
        MANDELA----- SIMAKADE ------ JOYI ------ MTIKRAKRA
           |                                        | 1819-1849
      Henry Gadla                             NGANGELIZWE ---- MATANZIMA ---- MFANTA
           | +1930                                  | 1840-1884      |
   Nelson Rolihlahla                            DALINDYEBO
       MVUZO
            1918-                                  |
1865-1920      |
                            JONGILIZWE ------- JONGINTABA 
      MHLOBO
                                | 1902-1928          |  +1942        | +1932
                             SABATA              JUSTICE     Kaiser Daliwonga
                                |  1928-1986         | 1914-          1915-2003
                           BUYELEKHAYA          ZONWABELE
                                1964-