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The 1820 Settler Correspondence
 as preserved in the National Archives, Kew
 and edited by Sue Mackay

Additonal Information

This is pre 1820 information mainly taken from actual images of UK parish registers and other primary sources which I have personally researched. Further information about the settlers and their families once they reached the Cape can be found at

Sue Mackay

GOODES, Joseph William - Extra Data


(member of BAILIE's Party, brother of John GOODES)


London Metropolitan Archives


Joseph William GOODES of James and Elizabeth baptised 19 October 1789 in St.Giles in the Fields, Holborn


Joseph William GOODES and Ann SMITH were married by banns on 20 June 1815 in St.Andrew's, Holborn

Both signed

Witnesses: John GOODES and Elizabeth SMITH


Mary Ann daughter of Joseph and Ann GOODES Dalton St, Brookes Market, waiter, baptised 14th July 1816 in St.Andrew's, Holborn.


Westminster Archives


Elizabeth daughter of Joseph William and Ann GOODES, 5 Coventry Cot., waiter, baptised 10 May 1818 in St.Martin in the Fields, Westminster


[NB The Settler Handbook lists Joseph's wife as Mary, but the above marriage and baptisms would seem to indicate that her name was Ann]


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