GSSAThe 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

LLOYD, Henry James - Extra Data


(member of BAILIE's Party)


Henry James was the son of William LLOYD and Dorcas NEEDHAM


Westminster Archives:


William LLOYD married Dorcas NEEDHAM on 30 March 1788 in St.James Piccadilly, Westminster

Both signed

Witnesses: E. MADELY and James COCKERILL


Baptism in St.George's, Hanover Square:

Louisa Mary, daughter of William and Dorcas LLOYD, baptised 26 April 1789 (born 7 February)


London Metropolitan Archives:


Baptisms in St.Marylebone.

Frances Dorcas LLOYD, daughter of William and Dorcas, baptised 17 April 1792 (born 1 March)

Caroline Mary LLOYD, daughter of William and Dorcas, baptised 2 January 1795 (born 22 October 1794)

William Oliver LLOYD, son of William and Dorcas, baptised 6 December 1797 (born 11 November)

Charles George LLOYD, son of William and Dorcas, baptised 20 March 1801 (born 25 February)

Edmund Frederick LLOYD, son of William and Dorcas, baptised 6 April 1804 (born 27 March)

Louisa Dorcas LLOYD, daughter of William and Dorcas, baptised 25 June 1806 in St.Mary Magdalene, Woolwich (born 12 February 1805)


The baptism of Henry James has not been found, but sources in South Africa give his date of birth as 2 January 1791. 


Henry James LLOYD, bachelor, married Rebecca POULTON, spinster on 12 March 1810 in St.Leonard's, Shoreditch.

Henry James LLOYD (signed

Rebecca POULTON (X).

Witnesses: George LIMMING and Elizabeth SMITH


Bristol & Avon FHS Index: (Original at Bristol Record Office)


Henry Thomas LLOYD, son of Henry James and Rebecca, baptised 2 June 1814 in St.Peter's, Bristol. (Born 15 December 1813)


SEAX - Essex Archives Online


William Richard son of Henry James and Rebecca LLOYD, Bristol, Hawker, baptised 23 June 1816 in St.Peter and St. Paul, Chingford, Essex (born 8 May 1816)

[records appear under St.Peter and St.Paul but this church was built in 1844 to replace the old parish church of All Saints, which fell into disrepair. All Saints was restored in the 1930s and is now a church hall]

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