Dorothea Thornhill, SM/PROG

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Dorothea Thornhill (Mounsey), SM/PROG

Birthplace: Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in South Africa
Immediate Family:

Daughter of George Mounsey and Margaret Stevenson Mounsey
Wife of Christopher Thornhill Thornhill, Snr, SV/PROG
Mother of John Mounsey Thornhill; Anna Margaret Gilfillan; Mary Frances Cook and Christopher Mounsey Thornhill, Jnr

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About Dorothea Thornhill, SM/PROG

1820 British Settler

Dorothea Mouncey 37, together with her husband Christopher Thornhill 37, Merchant and Party Leader, and their and 4 children, were members of Thornhill's' Party of 35 Settlers on the Settler Ship Zoroaster.

Party originated from Middlesex.

Departure London, 12 February 1820. Arrival Simon's Bay, Cape Town - 30 April 1820 (Final Port).

Area Allocated to the Party : between the Kowie and Rufane Rivers - the location being called Thornhill.

Children :

  • John Thornhill 15
  • Anna Thornhill 13
  • Mary Thornhill 10
  • Christopher MounceyThornhill 8
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Dorothea Thornhill, SM/PROG's Timeline

January 21, 1785
England, United Kingdom
April 2, 1804
Age 19
Carlisle, Cumberland, England
January 2, 1805
Age 19
North Bishopwearmouth, Durham, England
July 1, 1807
Age 22
Sunderland, Durham, England
July 14, 1809
Age 24
near Sunderland, England
February 14, 1812
Age 27
Durham, England
August 21, 1833
Age 48
South Africa