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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

RAWLINS, James and Robert - Extra Data


(members of SEPHTON's Party)


Stepsons of William SARGEANT


London Metropolitan Archives


Joseph RAWLINS married Mary MILLER by banns on 6 April 1801 in St.Mary Abbot Church, Kensington


National Archives, Kew, London


RG8/60 Register of Births and Baptisms in the British Lying-In Hospital in Endell Street, St Giles in the Fields, Holborn

Mary RAWLINS, 20, wife of Joseph, Soldier, St.Giles in the Fields. Delivered 28 February 1804, Boy, Robert. Child baptised 10 March 1804.


Baptism of James not found (born ca 1802-1803)


Following the death of Joseph RAWLINS, Mary (nee MILLER) married William SARGEANT - see separate page



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