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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

RATHBONE, James - Extra Data


(member of WILLSON's Party)


London Metropolitan Archives


James RATHBONE, bachelor, married Susanna BURLING, spinster on 8 December 1817 in St.James Garlickhithe.

Both signed their names.

Witnesses: John COX and Elizabeth Mary LARBY


Emma, daughter of James and Susanna RATHBONE, Dorrington St, carpenter, baptised 17 September 1819 in St.Andrew, Holborn (born 26 August 1819)


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