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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

HEX, William - Extra Data


(member of BAILIE's Party)


Younger brother of Mary Ann GODLONTON, nee HEX, wife of Robert GODLONTON


London Metropolitan Archives


William, son of John and Elizabeth HEX, was baptised on 3 May 1801 in St.Luke's, Finsbury (born 30 March)


National Archives, Kew, London


The will of John HEX, Gentleman, of St.Leonard's, Shoreditch, dated 12 April 1831, can be downloaded from the National Archives. Everything left to his wife Elizabeth. The address is Union Street, the address given for the baptism of Mary Ann, the daughter of Robert GODLONTON, in 1816.


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