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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

COMFIELD, John - Extra Data


(member of William SMITH's Party)


Northamptonshire County Council Archives



Richard COMFIELD married Sarah BROWN by Licence on 30 June 1796 in All Saints, Northampton

Both Signed

Witnesses: E. COMFIELD and S. WRIGHT


John COMFIELD married Elizabeth SMITH by Licence with the consent of Rich'd COMFIELD, father of above named J. COMFIELD, on 17 August 1819 in All Saints, Northampton.

Both signed

Witnesses: R. SMITH and Rich'd COMFIELD


Elizabeth SMITH was the sisterof the party leader, William SMITH 



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