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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

DREDGE, William - Extra Data


(member of CRAUSE's Party with his brother Samuel)


London Metropolitan Archives


William son of Christopher DREDGE, Excise Officer and Mary baptised 23 January 1793 in St.Saviour, Southwark (born 27January 1780)


William DREDGE of the Parish and Hamlet of M.E.O.T. [Mile End Old Town] and Elizabeth STROUD of the same Parish and Hamlet were married by banns on 21st June 1816 in St.Dunstan and All Saints. Stepney

Both signed

Witnesses: [Kent] DREDGE and Mary [illegible]

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