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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

ATKIN, Elizabeth (nee HANBURY) - Extra Data


(member of CALTON's Party)


The Settler Handbook says she was the sister-in-law of George PALMER, but she is more likely to be related to Esther ATKIN, wife of John MORRIS, through her late husband Thomas ATKIN.


Nottinghamshire Archives


Elizabeth, daughter of James and Elizabeth HANBURY was baptised on 23 October 1785 in St.Helen's, Stapleford, Nottinghamshire


Thomas ATKIN married Elizabeth HANBURY by banns on 28 November 1803 in St.Helen's, Stapleford, Nottinghamshire

Thomas ATKIN (signed)

Elizabeth HANBURY X

Witnesses: Thomas ALLEN, John DAYKIN, Martha GREASLEY X, Ruth GREASLEY


Sarah daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth ATKIN was baptised on 21 August 1804 in St.Helen's, Stapleford, Nottinghamshire


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