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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

SPILLER, Charles James - Extra Data


(member of CRAUSE's Party)


London Metropolitan Archives


Charles James, son of Benjamin and Mary SPILLER, baptised 8 May 1791 in St.Mary, Newington (born 7 April)


Charles James SPILLER married Catherine MADDEN on 22 June 1815 in St.Martin in the Fields, Westminster

Both signed their names.

Witnesses: J. FRINDEN and Jno. TAYLOR


Susanna Burton, daughter of Charles James and Catharine SPILLER, 51 King Street, Seven Dials, silk trimming maker, baptised 18 February 1816 in St.Giles in the Fields, Holborn

Mary Ann, daughter of Charles James and Catherine SPILLER, Prospect Row, Gent, baptised 19 April 1818 in St.Mary, Newington (born 31 March)

Charles James, son of Charles James and Catherine SPILLER, Gibraltar Row, St.George's, shopkeeper, baptised 17 November 1819 in St.Mary, Newington (born 6 November)


Charles James Junior not on settler lists so may have died in infancy.


Catharine, daughter of Dennis and Eliz'th MADDEN, baptised 30 November 1792 in St.George the Martyr, Queen Square (born 3 November)


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