Jan 23, 2010
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Coughlan, Cornelius

Last Name:  Coughlan
First Name:  Cornelius Con
Date of Birth:  1799
Place of Birth:  Clonikelty, Co. Cork, Ireland
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Spouse:    unmarried
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Date of Death:  30 Sep 1857 age abt. 62
Place of Death:  Cape Town

Notes:  Parker’s party of 1820 settlers.  DN 4696/1857.  Unmarried. No children.

Jan 23, 2010
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Cory, William

Last Name:  Cory
First Name:  William
Date of Birth:  1799
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Spouse:   Sarah Beale born 1801 Yorkshire, England  to William Beale and Mary; died Aug 1837 Fort Brown.
Marriage Date:  5 Feb 1825
Marriage Place:  Grahamstown, Cape
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Notes:  Wait’s party of 1820 settlers.  DN 2816/1837, DN 5301/1858.  Children: 

William George born Jan 1827 Grahamstown, married 24 Nov 1847 Christina Aletta Soveyja Coetzer, and died 25 Jun 1858 age 31 Keiskama River (q.v.).�
Mary Elizabeth born 15 Oct 1828 married 31 Aug 1848 Richard Webb
John Newhouse Cory born 8 Feb 1831 married 19 Oct 1860 Christina Sophia Aletta, and died 4 Sep 1921
Catherine born 1833 marr. 1 Jan 1855 at Queenstown to Henry Golding son of George Golding, and died 12 Aug 1860
Alfred born 10 Jul 1836, married Matilda Wilson, and died either 1910 or 1916.

Jan 23, 2010
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Corden, Rupert

Last Name:  Corden
First Name:  Rupert
Date of Birth:  14 Apr 1805
Place of Birth:  Tissington, Derby, England
Parents – Father:  James Corden
Parents – Mother:  Sarah
Spouse:  Mary Ann Tallard
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Date of Death:  25 Nov 1838 age 33
Place of Death:  Somerset, Cape

Notes:  Carlisle’s party of 1820 settlers.  Rupert was a blacksmith.  No children.

Jan 23, 2010
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Conway, Andrew

Last Name:  Conway
First Name:  Andrew
Date of Birth:  1784
Place of Birth:  Ireland
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Spouse:  1) Ann  b about 1789 2) Isabella Paterson (widow of Mr. Nicholl) she d. 8 Jul 1859(q.v.)

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Date of Death: abt 7 Jul 1842 age about 60
Place of Death:  Grahamstown, Cape

Notes:  Mahony’s party of 1820 settlers.  Dn 6553/1859, 6158/1859. Children: 

Eliza 1810
Michael 1813 married Magee Coetser
Elizabeth married Frederick Hawkes
Hannah married to Cootes.

Jan 23, 2010
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Conroy, James

Last Name:  Conroy
First Name:  James
Date of Birth:   abt 1815
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Spouse:  Mary Lawler born at sea to James Lawler & Annie (Bailie’s party); she died2 Apr 1889 age 69
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Notes:  Bailie’s party of 1820 settlers–he was a small boy.  Children:  James married Johanna Stockenstrom; John married Jemima Esterhuizen; Maurice unmarried, Benjamin married Miss Theron; Joseph died young; Jane married 1) Curtis and 2) du Preez; Ellen married Oertal; Emily marired John Eales; Lucy and Margaret who both died young.

Jan 23, 2010
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Conn, William

Last Name:  Conn
First Name:  William
Date of Birth:  1793
Place of Birth:  Cork, Ireland
Parents – Father:  still alive in Cork in 1837
Parents – Mother:  still alive in Cork in 1837
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Date of Death:  30 Jan 1837
Place of Death:  Somerset, Cape

Notes:  Parker’s party of 1820 settlers. He was unmarried at the time of his death in 1837.

Jan 23, 2010
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Comley, William John

Last Name:  Comley
First Name:  William John
Date of Birth:  chr. 17 Nov 1793
Place of Birth:   Stanford-in-the-Vale, Berkshire, England
Parents – Father:  John Comley
Parents – Mother:  Ann
Spouse:  1) Mary Ann Morris b. 1793 d. 29 Jan 1865 2) Elizabeth Davies widow, nee Hill, who died 18 Nov 1871
Marriage Date:  1) 24 Nov 1817, 2) 8 Mar 1866
Marriage Place:  1) Great Faringdon, Oxford, England
Date of Death:  27 Jun 1870
Place of Death: Grahamstown, Cape

Notes:  Pigot’s party of 1820 settlers.  William was a gardener.  DN 6330/1870, 6306/1870, 3738/1876.  Children: 

Mary born in Berkshire
John born 29 Nov 1819 marr. 1842 Catherine Mathias and died 3 Dec 1876 age 57 Renstrum (q.v.)
William Charles born 28 Nov 1823 marr. 26 Jul 1844 Mary Lewis, died 11 Feb 1864 Grahamstown
Sarah born 6 May 1821 marr. Samuel Loxton, died 11 Jun 1885.

Jan 23, 2010
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Collis, James

Last Name:  Collis
First Name:  James
Date of Birth:  7 Oct 1795
Place of Birth: Great Queen Street Lincoln Inn Fields Wesleyan, Holborn, London, England
Parents – Father: Thomas Collis
Parents – Mother: Hannah
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Date of Death:  1835
Place of Death:  Durban, Natal

Notes:  Willson’s party of 1820 settlers.  IGI. James Collis built the first windmill for corn in the settlement in 1820.

Jan 23, 2010
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Colling, Thomas

Last Name:  Colling
First Name:  Thomas
Date of Birth:  chr. 3 Mar 1771
Place of Birth:  St. Leonards Shoreditch, Middlesex, England
Parents – Father:  Robert Colling
Parents – Mother:  Sarah
Spouse:  1) Sarah Bailey  died 1813 London; 2) Elizabeth Randall at St. Johns Wapping, she d. 1843; 3) 1844 Ann Long widow of Jeremiah Long
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Date of Death: 10 May 1850
Place of Death:  Uitenhage, Cape

Notes:  Sephton’s party of 1820 settlers.  IGI. DN 4319/1877, 4429/1877, 6951/1883. He had 10 surviving children by his 1st wife Sarah Bailey : 

Mary married to James Collins
Robert
John 1794 (q.v.)
Sarah married to Evans
Thomas 1799 (q.v.)
James
William 1801(q.v.)
Ann 1803 London married William Adcock of Kimberley and died 2 Jul 1883 age 78 Uitenhage (q.v.)
Joseph 1816
Elizabeth 1817
Charlotte 1818
Jabez Colling (brother to Ann, mentioned in her DN in 1883).

Children by Elizabeth Randall (died 1843): 

Joseph 1815

Elizabeth 1816

Charlotte 1818

Caroline married Rev. Purdon Smailes

George born 1820 Port Elizabeth died 1 Nov 1859 at Sunday River Ferry, unmarried. DN 6445/1859.

Jabez 1822 maried Sarah Ingram; William 1828 married 1856 Gertruada Theodora Johanna Knoetsen, died 7 Aug 1900.

Jan 23, 2010
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Collett, James Lydford

Last Name:   Collett
First Name:  James Lydford
Date of Birth:  14 Feb 1800
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Spouse:  Rhoda Ann Trollip born 21 Dec 1806 dau. Joseph Trollip and Susan, died 15 Nov 1895
Marriage Date:  6 Feb 1824
Marriage Place:  Grahamstown, Cape
Date of Death:  10 Aug 1876
Place of Death:  Grassridge Farm, Fish River, Cape

Notes: Charles Campbell’s party of 1820 settlers.  James Lydford Collett was an articled clerk in Oxford.  He had a brother Joseph and a sister Elizabeth who immigrated to America, also two other sisters Sarah and Ann. There is a bronze bust of James Lydford Collett in the Albany Museum. Children: 

Rhoda Ann born 27 Apr 1824 married 13 May 1842 Joseph Trollip
John born 27 Nov 1826 married 19 Jul 1854 Mary Trollip (10 children)
Susannah born 13 Jul 1829 married Jan 1849 Richard John Maskell
Martha born 29 Jun 1831 married 26 Sep 1851 John Trollip, and died 5 Oct 1891
James born 15 Jul 1833 married 19 Jan 1859 Mary Simpson
William born 7 Aug 1835 married 10 Sep 1862 Anna Maria Cook
Joseph born 17 Jul 1837 married 4 Apr 1860 Emily Simpson, and died 1901
George born 9 Apr 1840 married 28 Apr 1862 Martha Susanna Adendorf
Elizabeth born 8 Apr 1844 married 14 Feb 1861 Jonathan Crook.

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