Aug 18, 2010

Foy, William Henry

Last Name:   Foy
First Name:  William Henry
Date of Birth:  9 Apr 1791 chr. 15 May 1791
Place of Birth:  Monken Hadley, London, England
Parents – Father:   James Foy
Parents – Mother:  Anne or Hannah
Spouse:  May
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  30 Mar 1838 age 44
Place of Death: Cape Town

Notes:  DN 2657/1838.  IGI.  One child, a minor:


Aug 18, 2010

Logie, Alexander

Last Name:              Logie
First Name:             Alexander
Date of Birth:          chr. 18 Apr 1784
Place of Birth:         Keithall and Kinkell, Aberdeen, Scotland (born Fochabers, Banff)
Parents – Father:    Alexander Logie
Parents – Mother:  Agnes Clunie
Name of Spouse:    Henrietta Elisabeth Susanna Du Toit
Marriage Date:       1 Aug 1809
Marriage Place:     Cape Town
Date of Death:         23 Feb 1838 age 53y 10m 5d
Place of Death:       Rondebosch, Cape

Notes:  DN 2648/1838.  IGI. “British Residents at the Cape 1785-1819,” p. 237.  No children listed on Death Notice, but “British Residents” notes that he has descendants in South Africa.

Aug 18, 2010

Powrie, Robert

Last Name:  Powrie
First Name:  Robert
Date of Birth:   chr. 5 May 1784
Place of Birth:  Inchture, Perth, Scotland
Parents – Father:  David Powrie
Parents – Mother:  Margaret Peirson

Spouse:  Esther Deacon b. 1784-5 Ireland, d. 8 Aug 1870 age 70y 8m Cape Town
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  10 Feb 1838 age 53
Place of Death:  Harfield Cottage nr. Wynberg, Cape

Notes:  DN 2636/1838, 6300/1870.  IGI.  Children, all minors in 1838:






Thomas David




H, M
Aug 18, 2010

Miller or Hamlyn, Mary

Last Name:   Miller (nee Hamlyn)
First Name:   Mary
Date of Birth:  abt 1776
Place of Birth:  Widecombe, Devon, England
Parents – Father:  William Hamlyn
Parents – Mother:  Mary
Spouse:  Edmund Miller (deceased)
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  25 Feb 1838 age 61y 6m
Place of Death:  Simonstown, Cape

Notes:  DN 2615/1838.  Shopkeeper.  IGI. Children:

Hannah Hamlyn Miller chr. 12 Aug 1801 Topsham, Devon, England

Elizabeth French Miller, b. Apr 1803 Topsham, Devon;  married to Thomas Dell

Mary Miller chr. 09 Feb 1806 Topsham, Devon, England

John Miller

James William Miller

Maria Johanna marr. to John Wolfe Hughes, he died in England in 1807 leaving his children named Edmund and Charles Hughes, minors. 

Sarah Miller

William Henry Miller, minor

Mary Ann Miller, minor

Charles Miller, minor.

Aug 18, 2010

Watson, John

Last Name:   Watson
First Name:   John
Date of Birth:  abt 1800
Place of Birth:  Beverley, Yorkshire, England
Parents – Father:  John Watson of Fleming Gate
Parents – Mother:
Spouse:  Mary Mayfield Hare
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  20 Jan 1838
Place of Death:  Port Elizabeth, Cape

Notes:  DN 2569/1838.  No children.

Aug 18, 2010

Shelly, Timothy

Last Name:   Shelly
First Name:   Timothy
Date of Birth:   abt 1784
Place of Birth:  Dublin, Ireland
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Spouse:  widower, wife’s name not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  1 Jan 1838 age abt 54
Place of Death:  Cape

Notes:  DN 2559/1838.  Public house keeper.  Children:

Marcella age 27, married.

Cathrine 25, married.

Mary Anne 23, married.

Jane 18

Christiana 16

Emma 16

Anne 10

Matilda 8

Aug 18, 2010

Smith, Charles Edward

Last Name:   Smith
First Name:  Charles Edward
Date of Birth:  1809
Place of Birth:  St. Helena
Parents – Father:  Edward Charles Smith
Parents – Mother:  Ann
Spouse:  Mary Ann Newton
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  3 Dec 1837 age 28
Place of Death:  Beaufort, Cape

Notes:  DN 2551/1837.  Lt. in St. Helena Artillery.  Children, both minors:

Spawforth Edward Smith

Adolphus Wright Smith

Aug 18, 2010

Hunter, Thomas

Last Name:   Hunter
First Name:   Thomas
Date of Birth:  1793
Place of Birth:  Haddington, Haddington, Scotland
Parents – Father:  Thomas Hunter
Parents – Mother:  Mary
Spouse:   widower, wife’s name not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  20 Jan 1838 age 45
Place of Death:  Cape Town, Cape

Notes:  DN 2541/1838.  A blacksmith. No children.

Aug 18, 2010

Burton, John

Last Name:   Burton
First Name:  John
Date of Birth:  1799
Place of Birth:  Chatham, Kent, England
Parents – Father:   Robert Burton
Parents – Mother:  Sarah
Spouse:  married, wife’s name not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   16 Jan 1838 age 39
Place of Death:  Heeregracht, Cape

Notes:  DN 2540.1/2/1838.  One child, a minor:

Mary Ann

Aug 18, 2010

Nicol, George

Last Name:   Nicol
First Name:   George
Date of Birth:   abt 1785
Place of Birth:  Wooler, Northumberland, England
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Spouse:   Mary
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   26 Dec 1837
Place of Death:  Caledon, Cape

Notes:  DN 2517/1837.  IGI. One son:

George Nicol chr. 22 Oct 1810 West Chapel Presbyterian, Wooler, Northumberland, living in Wooler, Northumberland. 

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