THORPE, James

National Archives, Kew CO48/46, 47

July 27th 1819

Sir,

Having been inform by an advertisement in the newspaper there being a quantity of persons wanting to go to the Cape. If it meets with your approbation I ofer myself as one being by trade a cork cutter having a wife and three children the eldest under eight years of age. I reside at No.87 Golden Lane, Old St, St. Lukes Middlesex

I remain your obedient humble servant

James THORPE

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