DONOVAN, Joseph - Extra Data


(member of WILLSON's Party)


London Metropolitan Archives:


Joseph DONOVAN, bachelor married Susannah GARBETT, spinster [sic] on 18 October 1813 in St.Luke's, Finsbury

Joseph DONOVAN (signed)

Susannah GARBETT (X)

Witnesses: William TRACEY and Js. SMITH


William Davis, son of Joseph and Susannah DONOVAN, baptised 26 November 1815 in St.Botolph, Bishopsgate.

Address: Skinner Street. Father's occupation: Jeweller

Joseph Elijah, son of Joseph and Susanna DONOVAN, baptised 16 October 1814 in St.Mary's, Lambeth.

Address: Prince's Street. Father's occupation: Jeweller.

George, son of Joseph and Susan DONOVAN, baptised 14 January 1818 in St. Mary's, Lambeth. Father's occupation: Picture coloriser


Susannah GARBETT was actually a widow when she married Joseph DONOVAN

First marriage:

Samuel GARBETT married Susanna CLARK on 6 October 1807 in Christ Church, Southwark.

Samuel GARBETT (signed)

Susanna CLARK (X)

Witnesses: John CLARK and Lucy CLARK


Lucy, daughter of Samuel and Susanna GARBETT, St.George's, Southwark, baptised 31 July 1808 in St.Andrew's, Holborn

Susanna, daughter of Samuel and Susanna GARBETT, Temple, baptised 10 June 1810 in St.Andrew's, Holborn (born 3 August 1809)

Baptism of Thomas not found.

Lucy presumably died in infancy as only Susanna and Thomas GARBETT accompanied their step father Joseph DONOVAN to the Cape.