FELTON, George, 1820 Settler
National Archives, Kew CO48/43, 133
No 6 Cranborn Ally
July 27th 1819
As I understand that Government send out emigrants to the Cape of Good Hope; I beg leave to solisit the permission to be sent out and also to state that I am 19 years of age have been brought up in country and cannot at present obtain any employment. I further beg to state I can find a friend who would deposit the £10 which I have understood is required.
I have the honor to be Sir your obedt. humble sevt.