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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

FRANCIS, David Polley - Extra Data


(member of PARKER's Party)


Essex Archives 


FRANCIS, David Polley, son of Robert and Mary FRANCIS, was baptised October 26th 1783 in All Saints, Ulting, Essex


Robert FRANCIS of the Parish of Ulting and Mary POLLEY were married by licence on 25th February 1772 in St.Mary the Virgin, Great Baddow, Essex

Both signed

Witnesses: Wm. BEADLE and Wm. POLLEY


David FRANCIS of this parish and Anna MOSS of the Parish of All Saints, Maldon, were married by licence on 11th October 1804 in St.Mary's, Mundon, Essex

Both signed

Witnesses: Sarah BULLEY and Edward EDWARDS

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