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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

WOOD, Charles - Extra Data


(Member of SEPHTON's Party)


Essex Archives 


Charles, son of John and Hannah WOOD, was baptised on 13th April 1789 in All Saints, Writtle, Essex


London Metropolitan Archives


Charles WOOD of the parish of St.Leonard Foster, bachelor,  and Anne PENNY of the same parish, spinster were married by banns on the 23rd March 1816 in Christ Church, Newgate Street, London

Signed C.WOOD and A. PENNY

Witnesses: C. PENNY and S. PENNY


Ann PENNY was almost certainly the younger sister of Charles and William PENNY, also of SEPHTON's Party



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