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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 https://www.1820settlers.com/

Sue Mackay

COCK, Thomas - Extra Data

 

(member of WILLSON's Party)

 

London Metropolitan Archives

 

Thomas COCK and Sophia STRONG were married by Licence on 12 February 1811 in St.George's, Hanover Square

Both signed

Witnesses: [?] WEBB and [? ?]

 

Family Search

 

Sophia daughter of Thomas and Sophia COCK born 25 December 1811 and baptised 21 November 1814 in Lambourne, Berkshire

John son of Thomas and Sophia COCK born 4 August 1813 and baptised on 21 November 1814 in Lambourne, Berkshire

Thomas Godfrey son of Thomas and Sophia COCK baptised 21 November 1814 in Lambourne, Berkshire

Ann and Jane daughters of Thomas and Sophia COCK baptised 2 February 1818 in Christ Church, Newgate Street, London

James son of Thomas and Sophia COCK born 29 August 1818 and baptised 23 September 1818 in Christ Church, Newgate Street, London

 

According to The Settler Handbook, Sophia COCK and three children (including a baby born at sea) died on board La Belle Alliance

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