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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

BURNETT, Bishop - Extra Data


(member of BAILIE's Party)


London Metropolitan Archives


Bishop BURNETT married Mary Ann Ancient GOODWIN on 26 January 1810 in St.George's, Hanover Square.

Both signed their names.

Witnesses: B.K. STANLEY and Thos. WILLIAMS


Mary Ann GOODWIN was a relation of John Foulis GOODWIN (see correspondence under G CO48/43)


London Gazette: 8 August 1812 Prisoners in Chelmsford Gaol

“Bishop BURNETT, formerly of Queen's Elms, Chelsea, in the County of Middlesex, and late of Little Marle's in Epping, in the County of Essex, Gent.”


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