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The 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

Sue Mackay

BILES, John - Extra Data


(member of SCOTT's Party)


London Metropolitan Archives


John BILES, bachelor, married Charlotte FOSTER, spinster on 11 May 1816 at St.Giles, Camberwell.

Both signed their names.

Witnesses: Thomas BILES and Sarah PARRY


Charlotte, daughter of John and Charlotte BYLES, New Street East Lane, labourer, baptised 4 Nov. 1818 in St.Mary, Newington (born June 5th 1818)

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