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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

COWIE, James - Extra Data


(member of STANLEY's party)


Manchester City Council


James COWIE, bachelor of this parish of Manchester, chemist, and Mary WARBURTON of this parish of Manchester were married by banns on 14 October 1816 in the Church of St.Mary, St.Denys and St.George (later Manchester Cathedral)

Both signed

Witnesses: John BEARD and Benj. BALL


Lancashire Archives


Liverpool Bishop's Transcripts

Margaret daughter of James and Mary COWIE, Mersey St., labourer, was baptised 26 December 1819 in St.Peter's, Liverpool

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