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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

KENT, James - Extra Data


(member of HAYHURST's Party)


Lancashire Archives


James KENT of this parish and Ellen WILKINSON of Melling, spinster, were married by banns on 25th January 1819 in Tunstall, Lancashire

Both signed

Witnesses: Edward BELL and Eliz'h ROBINSON


Richard John, son of James & Ellen KENT, Tunstal, footman, was baptised on August 12th 1819 in Tunstall, Lancashire

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