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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

JOBSON, John - Extra Data


(member of PARKER's Party)


Warwickshire County Council Record Office


James JOBSON, widower of this Parish, and Sarah WALKER of the Parish of Gaydon in Warwickshire, spinster, were married by Licence on 23 October 1789 in Lighthorne, Warwickshire

Both made their mark

Witnesses: Mary WRIGHT and Wm.WRIGHT


John son of James and Sarah JOBSON baptised 12 October 1796 in Lighthorne, Warwickshire


John JOBSON of the Parish of Lighthorne, bachelor, and Sarah BUTLER of this Parish, spinster, were married by banns on 12 October 1818 in Harbury, Warwickshire.

Both made their mark.

Witnesses: Elizabeth HAYNES and Thos. SPRAWSON.



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