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

PINNOCK, Philip - Extra Data


(member of JAMES' Party)


Death Notice (Cape Archives) says he was born in Marston Bigot, Somerset, son of Jonathan and Susannah PINNOCK


Somerset Archives and Local Studies


Philip PINNOCK, son of Jonathan and Sarah, born June 6th, baptised July 24 1786 in Marston Bigot, Somerset


Philip PINNOCK bachelor of the Parish of Marston Bigot in the County of Somerset and Betty Pearce SMITH Spinster of the Parish of Charterhouse Hinton were married by Licence on 10 October 1815 in Hinton Charterhouse, Somerset

Both signed

Witnesses: Richard WEBB and Anna JENKINS


The Marriage Bond was signed by Philip PINNOCK and Richard WEBB


Harriett, daughter of Philip and Betsey Pearce PINNOCK, Hinton, Victualler, baptised 9 February 1816 in Hinton Charterhouse, Somerset

Joseph, son of Philip and Betsey Pearce PINNOCK, Hinton, Victualler, baptised 2 May 1819 in Hinton Charterhouse, Somerset


National Archives, Kew


Log and Muster of the Weymouth 

Joseph PINNOCK, Settler's Child, died 15 March 1820

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