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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

PIERCE, Richard - Extra Data


(member of WILLSON's Party)


Death Notice (Cape Archives) says he was born ca 1786 in Newbury, Berkshire


Family Search


Francis son of Rich'd and Ann PEARSE baptised 28 September 1806 in Clewer, Berkshire

Richard and Paul, sons of Richard and Anne PIERCE, baptised 14 August 1808 in Clewer, Berkshire

Joseph son of Richard PEARCE and Anne HOLDEN baptised 17 March 1811 in Clewer, Berkshire (born 1 March)


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