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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

BROOKS, Henry - Extra Data


(member of PIGOT's Party)


Death Notice (Cape Archives) says he was born in Berkshire.


Family Search:


Henry BROOKES married Sarah HORNE 1 May 1814 in Tilehurst, Berkshire.


Caroline BROOKS, dau of Henry and Sarah, baptised 31 July 1814 Tilehurst, Berkshire

William BROOKS, son of Henry and Sarah, baptised 4 Feb 1816 Englefield, Berkshire

Eleanor BROOKS, dau of Henry and Sarah, baptised 28 December 1817 Chieveley, Berkshire

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