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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

HOWARD, John Hassall - Extra Data

 (member of THORNHILL's Party)


Cheshire Archives and Local Studies


Joseph HOWARD in the Parish of Bakewell in the County of Derby, Corwainer and Peggy HASSALL of Macclesfield of this Parish were married by banns on 27 September 1791 in Prestbury, Cheshire

Both signed

Witnesses: Wm. CLAYTON and John PLANT


John Hassall HOWARD, Bachelor of this Parish, Druggist, and Susannah BRANT of the Parish of Bracknall Berkshire, Spinster were married by Licence on 21 May 1814 in Stockport, Cheshire

Both signed

Witnesses: Joseph DAVIS and Jane BRANT


Edward Ford, son of John Hassall and Susanna HOWARD, Hillgate, Druggist was baptised 9 June 1816 in St.Mary's, Stockport, Cheshire


Family Search


William, son of John Hassall and Susanna HOWARD, baptised 30 August 1818 in St.Mary's, Reading, Berkshire.




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