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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 https://www.1820settlers.com/

Sue Mackay

SHORT, Joseph - Extra Data

 

(member of SEPHTON's Party)

 

Somerset Archives and Local Studies

 

Joseph SHORT and Mary EDWARDS were married by banns on 14th October 1811 in St.Swithin's, Walcot, Bath

Both signed

Witnesses: Mary FRANKLIN and Henry STILLMAN

 

John son of Joseph & Mary SHORT, Stable Lane, Servant, baptised 4 September 1814 in St.Swithin's, Walcot, Bath (born 24 May 1812)

Mary daughter of Joseph & Mary SHORT, Stable Lane, Servant, baptised 4 September 1814 in St. Swithin's, Walcot, Bath

 

Baptisms of Penelope and Frederick not found

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