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Brown, George

Last Name:  Brown
First Name:  George
Date of Birth:  1785
Place of Birth:  England
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Spouse:  Frances born 1785
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Date of Death:  7 Jun 1861
Place of Death:  Graaff Reinet, Cape

Notes:  Sephton’s party of 1820 settlers.  DN 8770/1861. In CO48 George writes from 7 Herberts Passage, Strand, London.  Children: 

Mary Ann
Luke chr. 27 Jan 1814 All Saints Worcester, Worcs., England
Cornelia Magdalena
James
Harriet
Susanna Maria
Thomas, Henry
Maria Jane
Helena Brown.  

He married secondly to Helena Maria Albertyn, and became a clerk at St. James’s church in Graaf Reinet. 

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Brooks, William

Last Name: Brooks
First Name:  William
Date of Birth:  1788
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Name of Spouse:  Mary Ann born 1779 Weymouth, Dorset, England, died 24 Oct 1858 Papendorp, South Africa
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Date of Death:  before 1858
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Notes:  Thornhill’s party of 1820 settlers.  DN 5523/1858, 3132/1866.  Children: 

Elizabeth 1807
William 1809 Great Marlow, Bucks., England married Eva Johanna Luck and died 6 Oct1866 Swellendam, Cape
Ann 1810
Joseph 1813.

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Brooks, Thomas

Last Name:  Brooks
First Name:  Thomas
Date of Birth:  chr. 22 Apr 1792�
Place of Birth:  Mansfield Woodhouse, Notts., England
Parents – Father:  Thomas Brookes
Parents – Mother:  Sarah
Spouse:  Elizabeth
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Date of Death:  21 Jan 1850 age 53y 10m
Place of Death:  Grahamstown, Cape.

Notes:  Calton’s party of 1820 settlers.  DN 121/1850.  Children: 

Augustus
Emma
Rosetta Brooks.

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Brooks, Henry

Last Name:  Brooks
First Name:  Henry
Date of Birth:  1789
Place of Birth:  Berkshire, England
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Name of Spouse:  Sarah Horne born 1795 Berkshire, England, died 9 Feb 1862 age 67 Grahamstown, Cape.
Marriage Date:  1 May 1814
Marriage Place:  Tilehurst, Berkshire, England
Date of Death:  15 Jan 1856
Place of Death:  Collingham, Albany, Cape

Notes:  Pigot’s party of 1820 settlers.  DN 9417/1861, 1418/1862.  Children:

Caroline chr. 31 Jul 1814 Tilehurst, Berkshire, md. Charles Thomas, she d. abt 1853 (q.v.)
William 1816
Ellen (Eleanor) chr. 28 Dec 1817 Chieveley, Berkshire, md. Thomas Sanders
Henry 31 Dec 1821 Wilmot Vale, Cape
Sarah married James Wallace

Sophie married Samuel Larter
Emma married James Wright
Isabella married George Wallace
Alfred. major
Alexander, major.

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Brent, Thomas

Last Name:  Brent
First Name:  Thomas
Date of Birth:  1782
Place of Birth:  Gloucestershire, England
Parents – Father:  Thomas Brent
Parents – Mother:  Hannah
Name of Spouse:  Grace Elliott
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Date of Death:  13 May 1836
Place of Death: Albany, Cape

Notes:  Bradshaw’s party of 1820 settlers.  DN 9252/1847, 3551/1876.  Children: 

Thomas 1813 Bristol, Gloucs., England, died 9 Nov 1876 Bainfather, Cape (q.v.)
Sarah 1816
Hannah
Sarah
John
Mary.

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Breezke, Charles

Last Name:  Breezke
First Name:  Charles
Date of Birth:  1786
Place of Birth:  Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffs., Engalnd
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Spouse:  Elizabeth Moulton born about 1781 England
Marriage Date:  28 Dec 1807
Marriage Place:  Stoke-Upon-Trent, Staffs., England
Date of Death:  5 May 1858 age 73y
Place of Death:  Stellenbosch, Cape

Notes:  Liversage’s party of 1820 settlers.  He was a chronometer and watchmaker.  DN 5112/1858.  Had a son Richard Breezke born in England.  He married secondly Thermida Christina Magdalena de Roubais (no children by her).

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Bray, George

Last Name:  Bray
First Name:  George
Date of Birth:  1780
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Spouse:  Ann, born 1774 England
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Date of Death:  before 1834
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Notes:  Sephton’s party of 1820 settlers.  Mrs. Ann Bray went to Simonstown after her husband’s decease.  DN 359/1834.  Children: 

Mary 1801 England (q.v.)
Fanny 1805 Shrewsbury, Shropshire, married Alphonso Tickington Caldecott, and died 31 Aug 1834 Grahamstown, Cape
Ann chr. 16 Aug 1807 Dawley Magna, Shropshire
Sarah 1813 England.

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Braithwaite, John

Last Name:  Braithwaite
First Name:  John
Date of Birth:  20 May 1791
Place of Birth:  Bondgate, Ripon, Yorkshire, England
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Spouse:  Rachel Calvert
Marriage Date:  3 Jul 1811
Marriage Place:  St. Peter Leeds, Yorkshire, England
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Notes:  Wainwright’s party of 1820 settlers.  John came alone, his wife and family followed.  CO48/43 p. 835 John Braithwaite then a farmer, age 28, with wife Rachel age 29, sons John 7, Richard 1.1/2, daughters Emma 5, and Mary 3, originally with the Hayhurst’s party.  Children: 

Emma chr. 9 Oct 1814 Farnham, Yorkshire
John chr. 9 Oct 1814 Farnham, Yorks.
Mary chr. 15 Sep 1816 Wesleyan Methodist, Knaresborough, Yorks., England.

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Bradshaw, Samuel

Last Name:  Bradshaw
First Name:  Samuel
Date of Birth:  1785
Place of Birth:  Cam, Gloucs., England
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Date of Death:  6 Aug 1861 age 77
Place of Death:  Bathurst, Cape

Notes: Bradshaw’s party of 1820 settlers (he was the party leader). DN 9025/1861 reveals that he died in 1861 unmarried age 77.  He was a waever by trade in England, and started the erection of the roller mill at Bathurst in 1821 to make blankets and strong cloth from settlers’ wool (South African wool industry).  In 1832 commenced building the Bathurst church.  Field Cornet, Bathurst 1837.  As Commandant of the Bathurst Station during the 1846-7 war, he was continually in action; church warden in Bathurst in 1855.

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Bradshaw, Richard

Last Name:  Bradshaw
First Name:  Richard
Date of Birth:  chr. 15 Feb 1778
Place of Birth:  Coaley, Gloucs., England
Parents – Father:  Richard Bradshaw
Parents – Mother:  Hannah Carter
Spouse:  S. H.
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Date of Death:  10 Jan 1842
Place of Death:  at sea

Notes:  Bradshaw’s party of 1820 settlers.  He died 10 Jan 1842 at sea on board the “Mary Ann.”  Children: 

Matilda Ann
Mary Elizabeth
George died 1847
Henry Bradshaw.

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