Selected Settler Correspondence 1820 - 1834

Here only letters by known settlers or their families, or letters of great relevance to the 1820 settlers, have been transcribed, whereas ALL the 1819 correspondence was transcribed (see CO48/41 through CO48/46) whether or not the writers emigrated to the Cape.
Unless otherwise stated letters were written to either the Secretary of State for the Colonies or his deputy.The original correspondence is filed in order of receipt. Here it has been placed in alphabetical order according to the surname of the writer, with letters by the same writer in chronological order, for ease of reading. Original spelling has been maintained. Reference numbers, where given, refer to printed page numbers stamped on the letters and will enable visitors to the National Archives to locate the letter more easily.

A surnames

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# Article Title Author Hits
1 ADAMS, Thomas Price, 1833 66
2 ADAMSON, Rev James, 1827 717
3 ADCOCK, Christopher, 1820 744
4 ADCOCK, R.H. (brother of Christopher ADCOCK), 1825 758
5 ADDISON, Richard re Timothy WILSON, 1830 31
6 ATHERSTONE, John, 1826 802