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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

MATTHEWS, John - Extra Data


(member of DAMANT's Party)


Norfolk Record Office


John MATTHEWS of this parish single man and Ann MOSES of the same single woman were married by banns on 19th February 1804 in Diss, Norfolk

Both signed

Witnesses: Samuel MOSES and Sarah MOSES


John son of John and Ann MATTHEWS (late MOSES spinster) priv. baptised December 18th 1804 in St.Peter Mancroft, Norwich, Norfolk (born 15th December)

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