CHURCH, James Luke - Extra Data


(see correspondence of Thomas OWEN)


Henry CHURCH is listed as a settler in The Settler Handbook, but according to a descendant, the settler Henry CHURCH did not arrive in South Africa. In his place was James Luke CHURCH and his wife, Elizabeth GREENACRE, who wrote a memorial to prove that it was indeed him that arrived in the Thomas OWEN party


London Metropolitan Archives:

James Luke CHURCH, bachelor, married Elizabeth GREENACRE, spinster, by Licence on 30 October 1819 in St.Mary's, Lewisham.

Both signed their names.

Witnesses: Thomas KNOOK and Mary LEWIS