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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

UBSDELL, George - Extra Data


(member of SCOTT's Party)


His younger brother William UBSDELL also sailed


Death Notice (Cape Archives) for George says he was born in Hampshire, the son of George and Mary UBSDELL


Portsmouth City Council Library and Archive Service


George UBSDELL bachelor and Mary TALBOT spinster, both of this parish, were married by banns on 1st May 1795 in St.Mary's, Portsea, Hampshire
Both signed
Witnesses: Sarah SMITH and Rich'd GUDGE

[Talbot was given as a Christian name to one of George UBSDELL's chidren born at the Cape]


Death Notice (Cape Archives) of George's daughter Anne says her parents were George UBSDELL and Elizabeth GEORGE


Westminster Archives


George UBSDELL and Elizabeth GEORGE were married by banns on the 19th November 1819 in St.Martin in the Fields, Westminster

Both signed

Witnesses: S. HOLDSWORTH and John POVEY

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