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

FELTON, George, 1820 Settler

National Archives, Kew CO48/43, 133

No 6 Cranborn Ally

Lester Fields


July 27th 1819


As I understand that Government send out emigrants to the Cape of Good Hope; I beg leave to solisit the permission to be sent out and also to state that I am 19 years of age have been brought up in country and cannot at present obtain any employment. I further beg to state I can find a friend who would deposit the £10 which I have understood is required.

I have the honor to be Sir your obedt. humble sevt.


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