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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

POULTON, John - Extra Data


(member of HOWARD's Party)


See correspondence of William LOWNDES et al


Death Notice (Cape Archives) for son Charles says John POULTON's wife was Ann HEATH


Buckinghamshire Marriage Index


John POULTON and Ann HEATH were married by banns on 15 April 1805 in Chesham, Buckinghamshire


Buckinghamshire Baptism Index 


Ann POULTON daughter of John and Ann baptised 26 July 1807 (born 23 Feb 1806) in Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire 

John POLTON son of John and Anne baptised 2 July 1809 (born 10 November 1807) in Chesham Bois, Buckinghamshire 

Mary POLTON daughter of John and Anne baptised 2 July 1809 (born 10 April 1809) in Chesham Bois, Buckinghamshire 

Samuel POULTON born ca 1810 (baptism not found)

Eliza POULTON born ca 1812 (baptism not found)

Sarah POULTON born ca 1814 (baptism not found)

Charles POULTON born ca 1815 Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire (Death Notice)

Charlotte POULTON born ca 1817 (baptism not found)

Ruth POULTON born ca 1819 (baptism not found)


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