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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

KIDWELL, Alexander - Extra Data


(member of HOLDER's Party)


London Metropolitan Archives


Alexander KIDWELL, bachelor, married Phebe TUBB, spinster on 9 October 1816 in Christ Church, Newgate Street.

Both signed their names.

Witnesses: J.T. ORMOND and Jno. BURNIE?


See 1825/1826 correspondence of William SHEPHERD (CO 48/74 and CO48/86) where Alexander applied to bring out his sisters Elinor KIDWELL and Elizabeth OSBOURN

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