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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

WHITTLE, Thurston - Extra Data

 

(member of ERITH's Party)

 

Thurston WHITTLE was from Kent and was born ca 1791. It seems likely that he was the son of Thurston and Thomazina WHITTLE below, as he named one of his daughters Tamson at the Cape.

 

Canterbury Cathedral Archives

 

Thurston WHITTLE Bat'r and Thomazin RUFFORD Spinster, both of this parish, were married by Licence on 15th March 1779 in St.Stephen, Hackington, Kent

 

William son of Thurston and Thomazin WHITTLE baptised April 4th 1780 in St.Stephen, Hackington

Sophia Augusta daughter of Thurston and Thomazin WHITTLE baptised 7 March 1781 in St.Stephen, Hackington

Thomas son of Thurston and Thomazin WHITTLE baptised 8 May 1783 in St.Stephen, Hackington

Tamsen daughter of Thurston and Thomazin WHITTLE baptised June 3rd 1785 in St.Stephen, Hackington

 

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