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Baker, George

Last Name:  Baker
First Name:  George
Date of Birth: 1771
Place of Birth:  of London, England
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Spouse:  Ann born 1772 of London, England
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Date of Death:
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Notes: Parker’s party of 1820 settlers.  In CO48 he writes from 19 Dean Street, Fetter Lane, London.  He had two sons:

Richard 1803
George chr. 23 Oct 1808 St. Leonard Shoreditch, London.

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Bainbridge, Thomas

Last Name:  Bainbridge
First Name:  Thomas
Date of Birth:  1779
Place of Birth:  of London, England
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Spouse:  Elizabeth Harman, born 1780 died 1845
Marriage Date:  20 Jul 1802
Marriage Place:  St. Martin in the Fields, Westminster, London, England
Date of Death:  1833
Place of Death:

Notes:  Howard’s party of 1820 settlers.  4 children: 
Elizabeth
Jane
Alice Ruth chr. 14 Mar 1813 St. Anne Soho, Westminster, London, died 1847.  S
Son Edward chr.1 Sep 1811 St. Anne Soho, Westminster. 

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Bailiss or Baylis, Benjamin

Last Name:  Bailiss or Baylis
First Name:  Benjamin
Date of Birth:  3 Mar 1795, chr. 29 May 1795
Place of Birth:  St. Martin Birmingham, Warwick, England
Parents – Father:  Joseph Baylis
Parents – Mother:  Frances
Spouse:
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Notes:  Gardner’s party of 1820 settlers.  According to CO48/42 p. 483 he was part of the Birmingham Workhouse party, 10 pounds was paid for each family by the workhouse.  Benjamin was a coach harness and buckle maker.

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Bailie, John

Last Name:  Bailie
First Name:  John
Date of Birth:  5 Jul 1788
Place of Birth:  HMS Carnatic, Angola, Southern Africa (Ongola, Madras)
Parents – Father:  Col. Thomas Bailie
Parents – Mother:  Amelia Hope
Spouse:  Amelia Crause born about 1790 of Pembury, Kent, England, died 1864 Grahamstown.
Marriage Date:�
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  29 Jul 1852
Place of Death:  St. Johns, Natal, South Africa

Notes:  Bailie’s party of 1820 Settlers.  DN 341/1850, 7047/1863.  John Bailie was a lieutenant in the Royal Navy, later a captain in the Provisional Colonial Infantry.  He led men down the Bashee and Mpako Rivers.  His children were:

Charles  Theodore was born 19 Aug 1810 at St. George the Martyr, Southwark, London, married 10 Dec 1833 Grahamstown to Letitia Robertson, was a Lt. in 1st Batt. Provisional Colonial Infantry and died 1835 Umnxesha River, Cape.�
Archibald Hope Bailie (q.v.) born 27 Sep 1812 St. Mary Lambeth, Surrey, married 2 Nov 1835 Grahamstown to Jane A. Cumming, and died 23 Jun 1850 Port Elizabeth of wounds received in the war of 1846/7.�
Thomas Cockburn Bailie born 1813 St. Mary Lambeth, married 16 Dec 1834 Grahamstown to Margaret Campbell, served in the 1834/5 war and led a Fingo Force in 1851 against Basuto.�
John Amelius Bailie born 1815 St. Mary Lambeth, married 1842 Elizabeth Lucas, was a Wesleyan Minister, and died 20 Jun 1883 (q.v.)

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Bagshaw, Robert

Last Name:  Bagshaw
First Name:  Robert
Date of Birth:  1792
Place of Birth:  England
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Spouse:  Ursula Coventry born 1799
Marriage Date:  16 Jan 1818
Marriage Place: Christchurch Greyfriars, Newgate, London, England
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Notes:  Sephton’s party of 1820 settlers.  IGI. Children:
Robert William  chr. 21 Dec 1818 St. Alphage Greenwich, Kent, England.  
Ursula Coventry Bagshaw born 1824 Cape, died 19 Aug 1878 Graaff Reinet, Cape, married Mr. Massey, DN 6344/1878.

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Bagot, Robert Wood

Last Name:  Bagot
First Name:  Robert Wood
Date of Birth:  1784
Place of Birth:  Kingsthorpe, Northampton, England
Parents – Father:  Edward  Percy Bagot
Parents – Mother:
Spouse:  Letitia Edgar Demain born 1784 Kingsthorpe, died 9 May 1852 Quagga Gemtos River, Cape
Marriage Date:
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Date of Death:  8 Aug 1863
Place of Death:

Notes: William Smith’s party of 1820 settlers.  Captain 47th Regiment in 1813, had 4 brothers who were all officers in the British Army.  In 1835 he was the Major commanding the 1st Battalion, Provisional Colonial Infantry at Trumpeter’s Drift.  His father, Edward Percy Bagot, was a surgeon, and of the Bagots of Nurney, Co. Kildare, Ireland.  Wife’s Death Notice:  DN 1657.1/2/1852.  Robert had the following children: 

Edward 1817
Harriett married to Smith
Henry Edgar.

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Bagley, Patrick

Last Name:  Bagley
First Name: Patrick
Date of Birth:  1784
Place of Birth:  of London, England
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Spouse:  Catherine born about 1784 of London, England
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Date of Death:
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Notes:  Willson’s party of 1820 Settlers.  CO48/41 has a letter written by Patrick Bagley from Tottenham Court Road, London, in connection with his emigration.  He had a daughter Mary born 1815.

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Bager, George

Last Name:  Bager
First Name:  George
Date of Birth:  abt 1783
Place of Birth:  Gainsborough, Lincs., England
Parents – Father:  George Bager
Parents – Mother:  Elizabeth Dent
Spouse:  Sophia Coxon
Marriage Date:  27 Jun 1815
Marriage Place:  Yarburgh, Lincs., England
Date of Death:  10 Sep 1858
Place of Death:  Slater’s Mill, Cape, South Africa

Notes:  Calton’s party of 1820 settlers.  DN 5422/1858.  He had one son:

George Smith Bager born about 1825 

Jan 12, 2010
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Ayliff, John

Last Name:  Ayliff
First Name:  John
Date of Birth:  7 Nov 1797
Place of Birth: London, England
Parents – Father:  Jonathan Ayliff
Parents – Mother:  Esther Rathom
Name of Spouse:  Jane Dold, born 1803 England to Matthew Dold and Jane
Marriage Date:  1820
Marriage Place:  at sea
Date of Death:  17 May 1862
Place of Death: Fauresmith, OFS, South Africa

Notes:  Willson’s party of 1820 settlers.  John was a Methodist minister.  He wrote “Memorials of the British Settlers” in 1845, and “The Albany Settlement” in 1856.  He served at Bathurst throughout the war of 1846/47.  DN 6/9/168 6222.  His children were: 

John b. 1821 Albany married abt 1845 Jane Shaw and died 1878. (q.v.)
Reuben born 1823 Albany died 1899
William 1826 Albany married abt 1848 Elizabeth Ann Richards and died 1905 Grahamstown
Jonathan 1829 Albany married Susannah Woodand died 1885
James 1831 Cape married Anna Townley
Jane 1833 died 29 Jan 1847
Esther 1834
Sarah Ann 1835 died about 1916
Elizabeth about 1837 married Rev. F. C. Overton.

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Attwell, Richard

Last Name:  Attwell
First Name:  Richard
Date of Birth:  chr. 21 May 1771
Place of Birth:  Battlesden, Beds., England
Parents – Father:  Richard Attwell
Parents – Mother:  Lydia Collins
Name of Spouse:  Ann Labrun chr. 3 Mar 1772 Walton, Northants., England; died 27 Mar 1837 Port Francis, Cape
Marriage Date:  30 Jul 1794
Marriage Place: Battlesden, Beds., England
Date of Death:  1852
Place of Death:

Notes:  Crause’s party of 1820 settlers. IGI. DN 541/1850, DN 3120/1856, DN 5798/1858, DN 8244/1872, 1797/1890, DN 1910/1888, DN 2588/1892. He had several several children: 

William (q.v.) chr. 19 Apr 1797 Toddington, Beds., married to Mary, died 22 Jun 1850 Grahamstown
Richard Labrun, chr. 21 Jun 1800 Toddington, married Mary Ann Whiley, and died 2 May 1837 Cape Town (q.v.)

Edwin chr. 28 Feb 1803 Toddington, Beds.
Sarah chr. 26 Jun 1805 Toddington, married 23 Sep 1824 Grahamstown to Joseph Richards, and died 2 Sep 1890 Grahamstown
James chr. 29 Apr 1807 Toddington, married Susan, and died 21 Oct 1888 Victoria East, Cape
Brook chr. 30 May 1809 Toddington, married Sarah Booth, and died 6 Dec 1892
John chr. 27 May 1811 died before they left England and Mary Anne chr. 17 Jun 1795 Toddington who also died before they left England.�
Their son Richard was the founder of the colonial manufacture of biscuits.

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