HOLMES, Thomas, 1820 Settler
National Archives, Kew CO48/43, 548
July 20th 1819
Seeing the adiversement for people to go to the Cape I should be happey to know the terms & how to proceed as I have a son in law & his wife & 4 children all under 13 years of age pleas Sir to state the terms.
Thomas HOLMES & Family No. 6
Job Guy GRAY wife & 2 children 1 under 13 years & the other under 20 years.
Job Guy GRAY & Family No. 4.
pleas Sir to lett me know how long it will be before the ships will be ready for going and who is going as Governer General. I Sir should think it a great favour Sir.
I am your Humbel & Obliging servants
Thomas HOLMES & Job Guy GRAY