National Archives, Kew CO48/41, 138
17 George Street
15 October 1819
Being anxious to avail ourselves of the offer made by His Majesty's Govmnt for the settlement of the new Colony at the Cape of Good Hope, we humbly request your Lordship will favor us with a grant of eleven hundred acres being for eleven men fully answering the description in the circular offered by your Lordship, who will proceed under the superintendence of your Lordship
Your Lordships most obt. Sevt.
For self and others