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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

BAGER, George - Extra Data


(member of CALTON's Party)


Death Notice (Cape Archives) suggests he was born in Lincolnshire in January 1774.


Death Notice (Cape of Archives) of son says he was born in Nottingham ca 1817


Lincolnshire Archives


George BAGER of the Parish of Chilwell in the County of Nottingham, bachelor, and Sophia COXON of this parish spinster were married by Licence with consent of all proper parties on 27th June 1815 in St.John the Baptist, Yarburgh, Lincolnshire

Both signed

Witnesses: Andrew DUNHAM and Thomas DUNHAM


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