Jan 25, 2010
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Cronk, John

Last Name:  Cronk
First Name:  John
Date of Birth:  1782
Place of Birth:  of Kent, England
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Spouse:  Ann Burry
Marriage Date:  9 Apr 1804
Marriage Place:  Old Church St. Pancras, London, England
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Notes:  Gurney’s party of 1820 settlers.  DN 912/1893.  Children: 

Mary Ann 1806
John chr. 12 Dec 1811 Eastry, Kent died 25 Jul 1892 age 81 East London, unmarried
Frances 1814.

Jan 24, 2010
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Croft, Charles Thomas

Last Name:  Croft
First Name:  Charles Thomas
Date of Birth:  chr. 24 Dec 1792
Place of Birth:  St. Marylebone Providence Chapel, Tichfield Street, London, England
Parents – Father:  Thomas Croft
Parents – Mother:  (Lady) Elizabeth Hamilton
Spouse:  1) Mary Deacon (drowned 1814 River Thames) 2) Elizabeth Seadon died on board ship 3) Mary Hancock (born 1788) she died 1863�
Marriage Date:  1) 24 Feb 1812 3) 4 Jan 1821
Marriage Place:  St. James Westminster, London
Date of Death:  3 Jun 1862
Place of Death:  Grahamstown, Cape

Notes:  Sephton’s party of 1820 settlers. Inventor of antidote for snakebite, known for many years as Crofts Tincture of Life.   Child by 2nd wife: 

Clarissa Ann born 1817 married Henry Hill.   

Children by 3rd wife Mary Hancock:

Mary 1821 married 1) 1845 Frederick Short , married 2) George Wedderburn and also to Philip Amm according to DN 9626/1864
Charles Thomas born 9 Jul 1824 chr. 1 Aug 1824 Salem Methodist Church (q.v.)
Elizabeth born 1 Feb 1826 Salem, marr. 10 May 1853 Grahamstown to John Wedderburn
Celia marr. 1874 William Roberts.

Jan 24, 2010
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Crawford, James

Last Name:  Crawford
First Name:  James
Date of Birth:  28 Jan 1796, chr. 31 Jan 1797 Canongate
Place of Birth: Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Parents – Father:  Charles Crawford
Parents – Mother:  Janet Riddell
Spouse:  Martha  1797 of Windsor, Berks., England, died 13 Mar 1876 Port Elizabeth
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Date of Death:  5 Dec 1873
Place of Death:  Port Elizabeth, Cape

Notes:  Willson’s party of 1820 settlers.  IGI. DN 9979/1873.  Children: 

Mary chr. 21 Apr 1819 Pentonville, London
John 1820 died 17 Mar 1870 with issue
Jessie born 1822 Graaf Reinet, married George Deacon Marsh and died 11 Sep 1882 Grahamstown
Charles William
Charlotte Catherine Benjamina
Elizabeth married to Pattinson Martha married to Kemsley
Robert Daniel born 1836 died 8 Nov 1857 with issue
Anne Maria married to Madere
Helen Susan married to Phillips and deceased by 1873.

Jan 24, 2010
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Crause, John Anthony

Last Name:  Crause
First Name:  John Anthony
Date of Birth:  1793
Place of Birth: Kent
Parents – Father:  Charles Crause
Parents – Mother:  Mary
Name of Spouse:  S. H.
Marriage Date: 1 Dec 1825
Marriage Place:  Sarah Hayes Boardman, dau. Rev. William Boardman–she died 1892.
Date of Death:  26 June 1864
Place of Death: Grahamstown

Notes:  Bailie’s party of 1820 settlers.  Lt. Ajtd. on half pay. DN 1133/1864.  C048/42 p. 245 listed as age 26 with Mrs. Amelia Crause age 25. No children.  Brothers: Charles Crause (q.v.) and Henry Augustus Crause (q.v.).

Jan 24, 2010
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Crause, Henry Augustus

Last Name:  Crause
First Name:  Henry
Date of Birth:  1790
Place of Birth:  Pembury, Kent
Parents – Father:  Charles Crause
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Date of Death:  1857
Place of Death:  Brixton, Surrey, England

Notes:  Bailie’s party of 1820 settlers.  He was a captain of the 2nd Garrison Battalion on half pay, later Major CMR 1839.  A brother to Lt. Charles Crause of the Royal Marines (q.v.).  Another brother was Lt. John Anthony Crause (q.v.).  Children:

Charles born about 1813 who was educated at Bathurst school.

Jan 24, 2010
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Crause, Charles

Last Name:  Crause
First Name:  Charles
Date of Birth:  1784
Place of Birth:  of Kent, England
Parents – Father:  Charles Crause
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Spouse:  Emily born abt 1793
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Notes:  Crause’s party of 1820 settlers.  CO48/42 p. 77 writes from Borstal Court, nr. Rochester, Kent, he was a 1st Lieutenant of the Royal Marines. A brother to Henry Augustus Crause (q.v.) and John Crause (q.v.).  He returned to England in February 1826. Children: 

Major
Edward
Charles
Letitia Emily chr. 14 Nov 1819 Chatham, Kent
Henry. 

Jan 24, 2010
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Crane, John

Last Name:  Crane
First Name:  John
Date of Birth:  1796
Place of Birth:  England
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Notes:  Rowles’ party of 1820 settlers.  John Crane was in Natal in 1837.

Jan 23, 2010
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Coyle, Elizabeth

Last Name:  Coyle
First Name:  Elizabeth
Date of Birth:  1799
Place of Birth:  Ireland
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Notes:  Parker’s party of 1820 settlers.  Elizabeth Coyle was a teacher, and applied to join the Missionary Society. 

Jan 23, 2010
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Cox, Edward John

Last Name:  Cox
First Name:  Edward John
Date of Birth:  1794
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Notes:  Bailie’s party of 1820 settlers.  CO48/42 p. 164 listed Edward Cox with wife and child, writing from Piccadilly, London.   Son Edward born 1817.

Jan 23, 2010
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Cowper, William Devereaux

Last Name:  Cowper
First Name:  William Devereaux
Date of Birth:  1798
Place of Birth:  England
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Notes:  Bailie’s party of 1820 settlers. CO 48/41 p. 356. He had brother who sailed with him, Henry 1806 (13 in 1819)
James 1809 (q.v.). 

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