GSSAThe 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

SINGLETON, William - Extra Data


(member of WHITE's Party)


Death Notice (Cape Archives) says his wife was Mary HARDY


Nottinghamshire FHS Transcriptions


William SINGLETON married Mary HARDY on 2 November 1804 in St.Mary the Virgin, Southwell, Nottinghamshire


Death Notice (Cape Archives) of son John Peter SINGLETON suggests he was born 3 March 1810 in Nottinghamshire


Nottinghamshire FHS Transcriptions


John son of Willm. and Mary SINGLETON baptised 11 March 1810 in St.Mary, Arnold, Nottinghamshire

Charlotte daughter of William and Mary SINGLETON baptised 31 August 1812 in St.Mary, Arnold, Nottinghamshire



Baptism of Elizabeth (who married John FLEETWOOD at the Cape) not found.

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