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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

TURPIN, Joseph - Extra Data


(member of SEPHTON's Party)


(see letter in 1820 correspondence of James CHUBB in CO48/52)


London Metropolitan Archives


Joseph TURPIN, bachelor, married Mercy CHUBB, spinster on 24 November 1819 in St.Matthew, Bethnal Green.

Both signed their names.

Witnesses: Henry MATTHEWS and F MATTHEWS


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