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 UK parish registers and other primary sources which I have personally researched. Further information about the settlers and their families once they reached the Cape can be found at

Sue Mackay

DANIELL, Richard and James - Extra Data


Richard DANIELL was the leader of an Independent Party who sailed on the Duke of Marlborough. His brother James also sailed.


Death Notice (Cape Archives) for Richard says he was born in Sidbury, Devon ca 1790, the son of William and Mary DANIELL


Richard later married Ann HANDFIELD, who sailed in the same party aged 18.


Family Search


Wm. Westcott DANIEL son of Wm and Mary was baptised 10 August 1780 in Sidbury, Devon

Thos.son of William DANIEL and Mary WESTCOTT was baptised 16 November 1783 in Sidbury, Devon

Jos. Serle son of Wm. DANIELS and Mary WESTCOTT was baptised 30 Januaer 1786 in Sidbury, Devon

James son of Wm. DANIELS and Mary WESTCOTT was baptised on 24 March 1788 in Sidbury, Devon

Richard son of Will'm and Mary DANIEL was baptised on 13 August 1790 in Sidbury, Devon

Edward son of William DANIELL and Mary WESTCOTT was born 6 May 1793 and baptised 16 January 1799 in Sidbury, Devon


Westminster Archives


James DANIEL and Ann SPICER both of this parish were married in St.George's, Hanover Square by banns on 7 March 1813

Both signed

Witnesses: Wm. BROCKBANK and Ed. BAKER



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