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The 1820 Settler Correspondence
 as preserved in the National Archives, Kew
 and edited by Sue Mackay

pre 1820 Settler Correspondence before emigration

ALL the 1819 correspondence from CO48/41 through CO48/46 has been transcribed whether or not the writers emigrated to the Cape. Those written by people who did become settlers, as listed in "The Settler Handbook" by M.D. Nash (Chameleon Press 1987), are labelled 1820 Settler and the names of actual settlers in the text appear in red.


National Archives, Kew CO48/43, 199

August 26th 1819

Honourable Sir,

As a party of peple as wishes for to agree ten the number of familys to go to his Majesty Settlement at the Cape of Good Hope will be glad of a coppy of the agreement which will grately oblight Sir

Your most obedient humble servant


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