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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

HUDDLESTONE, Robert (aka Richard) - Extra Data


(member of NEAVES' Party)


The Settler Handbook lists his name as Richard but the Parish Registers and the Biship's Transcripts have his name as Robert.


Liverpool City Council


Robert HUDDLESTON of the parish of Liverpool, Blacksmith, and Sarah WASHINGTON, spinster of the same parish, were married by banns on 21st December 1814 in St.Peter, Liverpool

Both made their mark

Witnesses: John ROBERTS and Jane ROBERTS (X)


John son of Robert and Sarah HUDDLESTON, Pall Mall, Blacksmith, baptised April 4 1819 in St.Peter, Liverpool


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