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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

SOUTH, William - Extra Data


(member of MOUNCEY's Party)


Lincolnshire Archives


William SOUTH, bachelor, and Lydia SIMPSON, widow, were married by Licence on 4 April 1814 in St.Martin, Lincoln

Both signed

Witnesses: Elizabeth WARBURTON, Thos. WARBURTON and Richard PEARS


[His wife Lydia was the mother of Joseph HEWSON, who also emigrated in MOUNCEY's Party]

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