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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

POULTNEY, James - Extra Data


(member of MORGAN's party)


London Metropolitan Archives


James POULTNEY,bachelor, married Ann SMITH, spinster, on 16 November 1817 in St.John's, Horsleydown.

Both signed their names.

Witnesses: James KINGHORN, Jane KINGHORN and William SADD


Ann Lydia, daughter of James and Ann POULTNEY, Great New Street, tailor, was baptised on 12 November 1819 in St.Andrew's, Holborn (born 19 June 1819)


Ann SMITH was the sister of Susan HALSE (see notes for Thomas Henry HALSE)

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