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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

GODFREY, Robert - Extra Data


(member of BIGGAR's Party)


London Metropolitan Archives


Robert GODFREY, bachelor, married Martha PAGE, spinster on 27 September 1813 in St.Luke's, Old Street, Islington.

Robert GODFREY (signed)

Martha PAGE (X)

Witnesses: Thomas PAGE and Harriett GODFREY


Baptisms in St.Saviour, Southwark:

Henry, 12 February 1815 (born 29 July) Gravel Lane. Father Wheelwright.

Martha, 2 June 1816 Gravel Lane, Father Wheelwright (must have died in infancy)

Martha, 4 July 1819 Christ Church, Father Wheelwright


National Archives, Kew, London

ADM37/6145 (National Archives) Muster Roll of HMS Weymouth

Born on board:

Mar 8 ___ GODFREY [Robert GODFREY]


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