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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

BELMOUR, Henry - Extra Data


(member of BAILIE's Party)


London Metropolitan Archives


Henry BELMOUR married Ann TUFFEE on 22 January 1818 in St.Pancras Old Church

Both signed

Witnesses: C. HAMP and Elizabeth TUFFEE


National Archives, Kew


British Regimental Register of Service WO25/317


Henry BELMOUR Aged 21

Height 5'4" Fair Complexion, Blue Eyes, Light Brown Hair

Born St.Mary, Islington, Middlesex

Occupation: Gilder

Enlisted Bath 22 October 1812 for 7 years



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