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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

BARTLETT, William - Extra Data


(member of JAMES's Party)


Appears as William BARTER on some settler returns. William BARTLETT appears on the return made by John COLSTON of Frome, originally accepted as a Party Leader. When COLSTON was recalled to his regiment after Peterloo this party was merged with Samuel JAMES' Party from Westbury


Wiltshire Council and Swindon Borough Council Record Office


William son of James and Mary BARTLETT born Nov'r 4th and baptised Nov'r 27th 1796 in All Sainrs, Westbury, Wiltshire


James BARTLETT married Mary BROWN by banns on 2 November 1778 in All Saints, Westbury, Wiltshire

James BARTLETT (signed)

Mary BROWN (X)

Witnesses: John ELKINS and Thos. BARTLETT (X)

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