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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

STREAK, William and James - Extra Data


(members of THORNHILL's Party)


Death Notice (Cape Archives) for William he was born in Wargrave, Berkshire


Berkshire Baptism Index


James son of Samuel and Anne STREAKE baptised 13 December 1801 in Wargrave, Berkshire

Baptism of elder brother William not found but may have been mistranscibed.


Berkshire Marriage Index


Samuel STREAKE and Ann NEWELL, both of this parish,  were married by banns on 2 March 1789 in St.Mary, Wargrave, Berkshire

Witnesses: James CHILD and John STANIFORD


William STREEK and  Elizabeth CUTLER, both of this parish,  were married by banns on 13 September 1815 in St.Mary, Wargrave, Berkshire.

Witnesses: Andrew HOLLOWAY and Joseph LEAVER


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