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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

WILKINSON, George - Extra Data


Leader of WILKINSON's Party


See Correspondence of his father, the Rev Thomas WILKINSON


Cambridge University Alumni

WILKINSON, Thomas: Adm. pens. (age 18) at TRINITY, Feb. 21, 1789. S. of Thomas, of London. School, Beverley, Yorks. Matric. Michs. 1789; Scholar, 1792; B.A. 1793; M.A. 1796; B.D. 1819. Ord. deacon (Peterb.), 1793; priest, 1795; C. of Wootton, Northants., 1795. V. of Kirk-Hallam, Derbs., 1801-41. R. of Bonnington, Kent, 1803-7. R. of Great Houghton, Northants., 1804-5. R. of Bulvan, Essex, 1805-30. R. of Armthorpe, Yorks., 1807-34. Author, Harmonia Apostolica, translated from the Latin. Died in 1841, 'aged 76.' Father of Thomas (1812). (Northants. Clergy; Foster, Index Eccles.; Clerical Guide; Clergy List; G. Mag., 1841, II. 328.)

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