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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

KNOWLES, Richard Holden - Extra Data


(member of NEAVE's Party)


Death Notice (Cape Archives) says he was born in Barton in Lonsdale, Yorkshire ca 1787


Family Search


Henry KNOWLES married Hannah HOLDEN on 22 November 1772 in Thornton in Lonsdale, York


Richard Holden, son of Henry KNOWLES was baptised on 15 January 1786 in Thornton in Lonsdale, York



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