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

SCANLAN, William - Extra Data

 

(member of PARKER's Party)

 

Death Notice (Cape Archives) says he was born in Longford, Ireland ca 1769, the son of William and Margaret SCANLAN

 

He was in the Longford Yeomanry. See correspondence.

 

Death Notice (Cape Archives) for his son Charles says that his wife's maiden name was Hannah ROSS

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