HAYWARD, James (JAMES' Party) - Extra Data
(member of JAMES' Party)
(listed in correspondence of Stephen BOURNE)
His will (Cape Archives), despite the spelling, says he was born in Hilperton, Wiltshire
Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre, Chippenham
James HAYWARD, who eventually emigrated in JAMES' Party, was baptised in Hilperton, Wiltshire on 3 July 1785, the son of Thomas HAYWARD and Susan BRICKTER, although he was probably born in 1781.
James HAYWARD married Tabitha PRISTOW by banns on 14 March 1797 in Westbury, Wiltshire
Both made their mark
Witnesses: William HOBBS and John CURRIER
Tabitha was the daughter of John PRISTOW and Grace TOWNING and was baptised in Westbury on 24 February 1777.
Baptisms of children of James and Tabitha HAYWARD in Westbury, Wiltshire.
Samuel 14 October 1798, aged 3 weeks
John 17 October 1802 (born 29 September)
Elizabeth 2 June 1805 (born 1 March)
Selina 8 August 1809, aged 6 months
William 10 April 1814
(Eliza, born Frome, Somerset 11 April 1819)
Westbury Vestry Minutes 548/2
£22:10s deposit paid for James HAYWARD of Chalford to emigrate to the Cape of Good Hope.
The family of James HAYWARD appears on the return made by John COLSTON of Frome, originally accepted as a Party Leader. When COLSTON was recalled to his regiment after Peterloo this party was merged with Samuel JAMES' Party from Westbury