GILLARD, William

National Archives, Kew CO48/43, 388

No. 16 Callow Hill Street


25 August 1819

My Lord

I humbly beg to inform your Lordship that I am a stout able-bodied man aged 27 always brought up to agriculture that I wish to go to the Cape of Good Hope with my wife as I can advance the ten pound required for that purpose and I humbly solicit that your Lordship will please to allow me to go to the Cape is a settler your Lordship's answer with information will much oblige

My Lord

Your Lordship's humble servant

William GILLARD X his mark