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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

COLLEN, William Thomas - Extra Data


(member of BAILIE's Party)


Death Notice (Cape Archives) says he was born in Suffolk ca 1802


London Metropolitan Archives


Probable baptism:

William Thomas son of William and Maria COLLEN baptised 9th May 1802 in St.Pancras Old Church (born April 11th)


See 1827 correspondence




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