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 https://www.1820settlers.com/

Sue Mackay

RANSON, William - Extra Data

 

(member of SCOTT's Party)

 

Death Notice (Cape Archives) says he was born in Cornwall

 

London Metropolitan Archives

 

William RANSOM married Isabella FLETCHER by banns on 27 September 1813 in St.Mary's, Newington

Wm RANSON (signed)

Isabella FLETCHER (X)

Witnesses: Charles and Sarah GREENE

 

William Henry son of William & Isabella RANSON, Angel Sq, St.Martin's Le Grand, Shoemaker baptised 26 June 1814 in the City of London Lying-In Hospital, City Road, Finsbury

Mary Ann daughter of William and Isabella RANSON, New Inn Pasage, Strand, Shoemaker baptised 30 June 1816 in the City of London Lying-In Hospital, City Road, Finsbury

 

 

 

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