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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

FULLER, Henry - Extra Data


(member of DIXON's Party)


Death Notice (Cape Archives) says he was born in Essex 


Essex Archives


William FULLER, baker, of this parish, and Ann LODGE of the same parish, spinster, were married by Licence on 19 July 1788 in All Saints, West Ham, Essex

Both signed

Witnesses: George MILLER and Mary NICHOLLS


Baptisms of children in All Saints, West Ham:

Mary FULLER baptised 11 April 1790

Henry FULLER baptised 5 October 1791

George FULLER baptised 27 October 1793

Sarah Eliza FULLER baptised 13 March 1796

Eliza FULLER baptised 10 December 1797

Charles FULLER baptised 31 January 1802 (born 12 December 1801) - later went to the Cape

William FULLER baptised 25 January 1804 (born 12 December 1800) - buried All Saints, West Ham 29 December 1836

Matilda FULLER baptised 25 January 1804 (born 17 December 1803

James FULLER baptised 2 November 1806 (born 14 July 1806) - later went to the Cape

Ann Ruth FULLER baptised 25 June 1809 (born 7 February 1809)


Ann FULLER (nee LODGE) was buried in All Saints, West Ham on 3 February 1837

William FULLER was buried in All Saints, West Ham on 23 April 1840, aged 78. His address was given as Arlington Street, Camden Town, London. His will can be downloaded here. Everything was left to his son George and his daughter Mary, who had never married and lived with him. His wife and son William had predeceased him. Charles and James probably went to join Henry at the Cape in the late 1830s. His other daughters were presumably considered to be the responsibility of their husbands.


Henry FULLER married Susanna PARROTT by banns on 16th July 1815 in St.Mary's, Leyton

Both signed

Witnesses: W. BEARD and William A. EVANS (Clerk)


George son of Henry and Susannah FULLER, Stratford, Carpenter, was baptised 31 March 1816 in All Saints, West Ham (born February 17)

Baptism of son Charles not found


Susannah PARROTT, daughter of William and Elizabeth, was baptised on 12 June 1796 in All Saints, West Ham



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