National Archives, Kew CO48/41, 224

Aug 5th 1819

To the Right Honbl. Lord CASTLEREAGH

The Humble petition of C. BROWN


That your petitioner having a great wish to go to the Cape of Good Hope having a wife and three small children and that –

Your petitioner having been Yoused to that Clyment for several years – and can produce good Carrectors and your petitioner -

Hoping that Your Lordship will Except Him and grant him the Instructions that He may Know what He have to abide by.

1st Boy aged 6 years and 10 months

2nd Boy aged 5 years

1 Girl 1 year & a half

And in duty bound

Will ever pray


Mary Ann Street No. 8

Saint George in the East

Spluts Fields London [*Spitalfields]