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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.

HALL, George

National Archives, Kew CO48/43, 586

July 26 1819


We inquired at the Secratary of Sates office concerning going to the Cape of Good Hope on Satuday and was informd that we can hear nothing but by whriteing to you and you will send the proposals back to us.

George HALL Cabinet maker residen[t] at 24 Skinner Street, Bishopsgate

Benjaman LLOYD Sawyer residen[t] at 9 thomsons rents Half Moon alley Bishopsgate

William HALL Laborer residen[t] at 24 Skinner Street, Bishopsgage

3 single men

We remaine your humble servants




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