Aug 17, 2010
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Doughelly, Samuel

Last Name:   Doughelly
First Name:   Samuel
Date of Birth:   1790
Place of Birth:  England
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Spouse:   widower, wife’s name not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  14 Jul 1837 age 47
Place of Death:  Uitenhage, Cape 

Notes:  DN 2308/1837. Samuel was a brickmaker.

Aug 17, 2010
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Carter, James

Last Name:  Carter
First Name:   James
Date of Birth:   2 Nov 1797 chr. 5 Dec 1797
Place of Birth:  Presbyterian, Bridport, Dorset, England
Parents – Father:   Joshua Carter
Parents – Mother:  Elizabeth
Spouse:  not married
Marriage Date: 
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   15 Jul 1837 age 38 years
Place of Death:  Wynberg, Cape 

Notes:  DN 2273/1837.  IGI. 

Aug 17, 2010
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O’Lary, Margaret

Last Name:   O’Lary
First Name:   Margaret
Date of Birth:   1805
Place of Birth:   Irfeland
Parents – Father:   Michael O’Lary
Parents – Mother:  Johanna
Spouse:  not married, eloped with Richard Brown from Ireland
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   23 Jun 1837 age 32y 6m
Place of Death:  George, Cape   

Notes:  DN 2227/1837.  A later DN states she was married at the house of Robert Calaghan in Cork, Ireland.  Children, all minors, baptized by th Rev. Wagner, Catholic Priest, Cape Town:

Johanna Brown

Margaret Brown

John Brown

 

Aug 17, 2010
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Scott, Alexander

Last Name:  Scott
First Name:   Alexander
Date of Birth:   1777
Place of Birth:   Laurencekirk, Kincardine, Scotland
Parents – Father:  
Parents – Mother:
Spouse:    not married
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   19 Jun 1837 age 60y 4m
Place of Death:  Cape 

Notes:  DN 2215/1837.  Formerly merchant of Cape Town.  Children, all illegitimate:

Aletta Catharine Johanna Scott, major

Robert Alexander, major

Ann, major

Mary Jane, major

Hector, minor

John, minor

Henry Scott,minor

 

Aug 17, 2010
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Harvey, Thomas

Last Name:  Harvey
First Name:  Thomas
Date of Birth:   chr. 27 May 1779
Place of Birth:   Horsington, Somerset, England
Parents – Father:   George Harvey
Parents – Mother:  Jane
Spouse:   married, wife’s name not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   15 Jun 1837 age 58
Place of Death: Cape  

Notes:  DN 2204/1837.  IGI.  He was a labourer, former a steward on H.M.S. “Sophia.”  One child not in this colony.

Aug 17, 2010
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Cameron or Cowans, Mary

Last Name:   Cameron or Cowans
First Name:   Mary
Date of Birth:   1785
Place of Birth:   Craigie, Perth, Scotland
Parents – Father:   William Cowans
Parents – Mother:  Mary Campbell
Name of Spouse:    James Cameron prior to 1837
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:        8 Jun 1837 age 52
Place of Death:      Cape Town  

Notes:  DN 2194/1837.  “British Residents at the Cape 1785-1819,” p. 54. Children:

Jane Cameron, major

Margaret Mason, nee Cameron, major

James Cameron, minor

Elizabeth Cameron, minor

Aug 17, 2010
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Cahill, James

Last Name:  Cahill
First Name:   James
Date of Birth:   1775
Place of Birth:   Ireland
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Spouse:   married, wife’s name not given
Marriage Date:  
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   30 Apr 1837 age 62
Place of Death:  Main Barracks, Cape  

Notes:   DN 2186.1/2/1837.  Barrack sergeant.  Children:

John L.

Margaret

Mary Ann

Amelia

Fredk. Dan Cahill (minor)

Aug 17, 2010
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Forbes, Alexander

Last Name:   Forbes
First Name:   Alexander
Date of Birth:  1800
Place of Birth:  Ireland
Parents – Father:   Alexander Forbes
Parents – Mother:  Jane
Spouse:   Jane
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   24 Dec 1834 (murdered by Kafirs)
Place of Death:  Waayplaatz, Cape 

Notes:   DN 2180/1837.  Children:

Maria b. May 1827

Jane b. June 1828

Ann b. Aug 1830

Catherine b. Apr 1831

Henry b. June 1833

Alexander b. June 1835.

Aug 16, 2010
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Dick, James

Last Name:   Dick
First Name:   James
Date of Birth:   chr. 11 Dec 1768
Place of Birth:  St, Monance, Fife, Scotland
Parents – Father:  Andrew Dick
Parents – Mother:  Agnes Grige
Spouse:  Ann Anderson b. 1778 Edinburgh, Scotland, d. 25 Oct 1838 age 60 Cape Flats, Cape.
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  8 May 1877 age 66
Place of Death:  Wynberg, Cape  

Notes:  DN 2152/1837, 3003/1838.  IGI.  He was a retail dealer.  They had one son, a major:

James

Aug 16, 2010
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Rye, John

Last Name:   Rye
First Name:   John
Date of Birth:  1779
Place of Birth:  Gravenell, Norfolk, England
Parents – Father:  
Parents – Mother:
Spouse:  widower (wife’s name not given)
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  6 May 1837 age 58
Place of Death: Wynberg, Cape  

Notes:  DN 2150/1837.  Labourer, out pensioner of Chelsea hospital.  No children.

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