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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.

WEDD, Thomas

National Archives, Kew CO48/46, 421

41 Nelson Square

Black Friars Road

Sep 1 1819

Hon Sir,

Feeling an inclination to go to the Cape of Good Hope will you be kind enough to favour me with the printed form of the emigration.

You will very much oblige

Your humble servant

Thomas WEDD

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