GSSAThe 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 https://www.1820settlers.com/

Sue Mackay

GRIMSDALE, John - Extra Data

 

(member of WAIT's Party)

 

Recruited in Great Marlow, Buckinghamshire after the meeting in the Greyhound Inn

 

Buckinghamshire Baptism Index

 

John son of John and Sarah GRIMSDALE baptised 1 February 1801 in All Saints, Great Marlow, Buckinghamshire

 

FreeREG

 

John GRIMSDALE and Mary ROCKALL were married on 20 March 1819 in All Saints, Great Marlow, Buckinghamshire

John GRIMSDALE (signed)

Mary ROCKALL (X)

Witnesses: Charles WAKELIN and Wildsmith BADGER

 

Buckinghamshire Baptism Index

 

Maria daughter of John and Mary GRIMSDALE, labr, Gt.Marlow,  baptised 21 November 1819 in All Saints, Great Marlow, Buckinghamshire

 

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