GSSAThe 1820 Settler Correspondence
 as preserved in the National Archives, Kew
 and edited by Sue Mackay

Additonal Information

This is pre 1820 information mainly taken from actual images of parish registers held at the London Metropolitan Archives, Westminster Archives, West Yorkshire Archives, Manchester Central Library, non-conformist registers at the National Archives at Kew (RG4), online parish registers at CityArk or from original images at Family Search. I have also included some information from original images of Scottish old parish registers and English parish records which I have personally researched. Where reference is made to the London Gazette, the full version can be downloaded from

Sue Mackay

BREESE, Charles - Extra Data


(Member of LIVERSAGE's Party)


Appears of the Settler Returns as Charles BREEZE, in the Settler Handbook as Charles BREEZKE, and in the pre 1820 correspondence as Charles BREESE


Death Notice (Cape Archives) gives his name as Charles BREES and says he was born in Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire ca 1785


Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent Archive Service


Charles BREEZE married Elizabeth MOULTON by banns on 28th December 1807 in St.Peter ad Vincula, Stoke on Trent

Charles BREES (signed)

Elizabeth MOULTON (X)

Witnesses: Sam'l POULSON and Eizabeth OWEN


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