Elizabeth Ridgard, SM/PROG

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Elizabeth Ridgard (Keen), SM/PROG

Also Known As: "Ekron"
Birthplace: Marylebone, London, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Queenstown, Cape Province, South Africa
Place of Burial: Queenstown, Stormberg District, Eastern Cape, 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 Andrew Ridgard; Mary Ann Ridgard; Elizabeth Sophia Rennie, SM; Charlotte Caroline Ridgard; Ezra Thomas Ridgard and 4 others

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About Elizabeth Ridgard, 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

British 1820 settler in South Africa

http://www.albany1820.com/menu/1820%20Settlers%20-%20Full%20List.htm full list of settlers

Ezra Ridgard (b. 1791) Occupation: Saddler Spouse: Elizabeth (b. 1797) Children... Andrew (b. 1817) Mary Ann Party: Pringle Ship: Brilliant

Children: Andrew Ridgard, Mary Ann Ridgard, Charlotte Caroline Boyd (born Ridgard), Elizabeth Sophia Ridgard, Elizabeth Sophia Rennie (born Ridgard), Ezra Thomas Ridgard, Benjamin James, Ridgard, Sarah Margaret Ridgard, George John Rennie Ridgard, Hannah Grace Ridgard, Edward Henry Ridgard

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Elizabeth Ridgard, SM/PROG's Timeline

May 13, 1796
London, England, United Kingdom
Age 18
Marylebone, West London, England
November 11, 1816
Age 20
London, UK
March 18, 1819
Age 22
London, Greater London, United Kingdom
October 16, 1821
Age 25
Eastern Cape, South Africa
July 3, 1826
Age 30
Cradock, Eastern Cape, South Africa
August 1, 1830
Age 34
Tarkastad, Cradock Dist, Eastern Cape, South Africa
May 26, 1835
Age 39
Tarkastad, Stormberg District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
September 26, 1836
Age 40
Bedford District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
September 15, 1870
Age 74
Queenstown, Stormberg District, Eastern Cape, South Africa