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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

BLAKEMORE, John - Extra Data


(member of DALGAIRNS' Party)


Westminster Archives


John BLAKEMORE and Mary NELSON, both of this Parish, were married by banns on 1st April 1816 in St.George's, Hanover Square

John BLAKEMORE (signed)


Witnesses: Thomas HOBSON and Eliz'th ASHTON (X)


London Metropolitan Archives


Elizabeth daughter of John and Mary BLAKEMORE baptised 18 October 1818 in St.Pancras Old Church.

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