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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

GRIFFITH, William - Extra Data


(member of HAYHURST's Party)


Step father of Ellen and Margaret HIGHAM


Liverpool City Council


William GRIFFITH of the parish of Liverpool, Mariner and Ellen HIGHAM of the same parish, Widow, were married by Licence on the second day of February 1811 in St.Peter's, Liverpool

Both signed

Witnesses: James ELLISON and Margaret THOMAS


Cheshire Archives and Local Studies


Mary, daughter of William & Ellen GRIFFITH, Seacome, Seaman was baptised 4th February 1818 in St.Hillary, Wallasey


Baptisms of Jane and Maria not found

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