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George Tarr

Birthplace: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England
Death: Died in Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Place of Burial: Clumber, Bathurst, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Henry Tarr, Snr. SV/PROG and Ann Elizabeth Tarr, SM/PROG
Husband of Sarah Anne Tarr
Father of Elizabeth Emma Tarr; Sarah Ann Barnes and Mary Ann Tarr
Brother of Selina Elizabeth Timm; James Thomas Tarr; Elizabeth Purdon; Thomas Tarr, Jnr; Emma Richardson and 5 others

Occupation: Carpenter
Managed by: Jessie Swart
Last Updated:

About George Tarr

1820 British Settler

George Tarr 1, together with his parents and 3 siblings, were members of Thomas Calton's Party of 167 Settlers on the Settler Ship Albury.

Party originated from Nottinghamshire.

Departed Liverpool, 13 February 1820. Arrived Simon's Bay, Cape Town - 1st May 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth 15 May 1820.

Area Allocated to the Party : Torrens River - named Clumber after Clumber Park, the seat of the Duke of Newcastle, Chairman of the Nottinghamshire Committee.

Children :

  • Selina Tarr 7
  • James Tarr 4
  • Elizabeth Tarr 3
  • George Tarr 1
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George Tarr's Timeline

February 21, 1819
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England
February 21, 1819
St Mary's, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England
June 1, 1843
Age 24
Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa
January 25, 1845
Age 25
August 2, 1847
Age 28
Eastern Cape, South Africa
June 24, 1849
Age 30
Cape, South Africa
April 4, 1850
Age 31
Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Clumber, Bathurst, South Africa