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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

DENHAM, William - Extra Data


(member of CLARK's Party) Possibly the older brother of Stephen DENHAM)


(see correspondence of John BROWN)


London Metropolitan Archives


William DENHAM son of Wm. and Mary, Maudlins Rents, was baptised 14 September 1788 in St.Botolph without Aldgate.


William DENHAM, bachelor, married Sarah BUSWELL, spinster, on 19 September 1809 in St.Botolph without Aldgate.

Both signed their names.

Witnesses: Hannah ASCROFT and Wm. WILSON


George son of William and Sarah DENHAM, [Compton Place], Labourer, baptised 27 September 1819 in St.Pancras, London (born 20 July 1816)


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