National Archives, Kew CO48/43, 246
Oct 20, 1819
we the undersined have a wish to emegrate to the Cape of Good Hope, that through the slackness of our trade we are unprovided of means of going there therefore we most humbly solisit your Lordships favour to send us word how we possibly can go there.
We are your most humble servants
We humbly thank you for a answer
Please to direct to Samuel FISHER [Kennion?] Street, Birmingham