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James Sterley

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Sterley, Snr. SV/PROG and Anne Sterley, SM/PROG
Husband of Ann Sterley
Brother of Thomas Sterley, Jr.; Mary Ann Sterley; John Sterley; Lydia Sterley; Maria Sterley and 2 others

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About James Sterley

1820 British Settler

James Sterley 1, together with his parents and 5 siblings, were members of Damant's Party of 57 Settlers on the Settler Ship Ocean.

Party originated from Norfolk.

Departed London, 13 December 1819. Arrived Table Bay, Cape Town - 9 March 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth - 15 April 1920

Area Allocated to the Party : The old Waaiplaats barracks, then to the Gamtoos River. They were located at the source of the Kaffir Kraal River but the location was at once rejected by Lieutenant Damant and they moved to the Gamtoos River, their settlement being called Lammas.

Children :

  • Thomas Sterley 17
  • John Sterley 13
  • Mary Sterley 12
  • Lydia Sterley 8
  • Maria Sterley 6
  • James Sterley 1
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James Sterley's Timeline

December 7, 1818
April 16, 1906
Age 87