Elizabeth Ridgard Keen, SM/PROG

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Elizabeth Ridgard (Keen), SM/PROG

Also Known As: "Ekron"
Birthplace: Marylebone, West London, England
Death: Died in Queenstown, Cape Province, South Africa
Place of Burial: Queenstown, Cape Province, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Keen and Mary Keen
Wife of Ezra Thomas Ridgard, SV/PROG and James Ekron, SV/PROG
Mother of Mary Ann Ridgard; Elizabeth Sophia Rennie Ridgard, SM; Andrew Ridgard; Charlotte Caroline Ridgard; Ezra Thomas Ridgard and 3 others

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About Elizabeth Ridgard Keen, SM/PROG

1820 British Settler

Elizabeth Ekron Keen 23 together with her husband Ezra Ridgard 29, Saddler and 2 children, were members of Pringle's Party of 24 Settlers on the Settler Ship Brilliant.

Party originated from Scotland.

Departure Gravesend, London 15 February 1820. Arrival Simon's Bay - 30 April 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth 15 May 1820

Area Allocated to the Party : Baviaans River, Cradock

Children :

  • Andrew Ridgard 3,
  • Mary Ann Ridgard
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Elizabeth Ridgard Keen, SM/PROG's Timeline

May 13, 1796
Marylebone, West London, England
Age 18
Marylebone, West London, England
November 11, 1816
Age 20
London, UK
March 18, 1819
Age 22
October 16, 1821
Age 25
July 3, 1826
Age 30
Cradock, Eastern Cape, South Africa
August 1, 1830
Age 34
Tarkastad, Cradock Dist, Eastern Cape, South Africa
September 26, 1836
Age 40
Bedford District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
September 16, 1870
Age 74
Queenstown, Cape Province, South Africa