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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

ROSE, John - Extra Data


(member of BAILIE's Party)


"Bailie's Party of 1820 Settlers" by M.D. Nash  says:' He was born in the parish of St.Margaret's, City of Westminster'


Westminster Archives


John ROSE son of Benjamin by Dina baptised 11 October 1791 in St.Margaret's, Westminster (born 2 Sep 1791)


London Metropolitan Archives


Benjamin ROSE, widower, married Dinah SCOTT, widow by banns on 4 November 1790 in St.Botolph without Bishopsgate

Both signed

Witnesses: William ASHDON, Mary EDWARDS and Sarah ISAAC



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