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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

TEMLETT, James - Extra Data


(member of SEPHTON's Party)


His Death Notice (Cape Archives) says that he was born in Somersetshire. NB that he cannot have died in the month of December 1862, as his death was announced in the Grahamstown Journal in the issue of 18 November 1862.


Somerset Archives and Local Studies


Possible Baptism

James, son of John and Mary TEMLETT baptised 31st December 1797 in Stawley, Somerset

[this would indeed have made hin 64 when he died in November 1862]


Westminster Archives


James TEMLETT married Ann WINTER by banns on 7 March 1819 in St.Anne, Westminster

Both signed

Witnesses: James THOMAS and Jos. DAVIES


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