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James Sweetnam

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Dorset , England
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Post Retief, Fort Beaufort, Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Sweetnam, Snr, SV/PROG and Jane Sweetnam, SM/PROG
Husband of Eliza Alexandrine Sweetman and Eliza Alexandrine Sweetnam
Father of James Joseph Sweetman; Elizabeth Josephine Mills and Joseph Adolphus Sweetnam
Brother of Mary Shaw; Hannah Wall; Ruth Talbot; Thomas Sweetnam, Jnr; Benjamin Sweetnam and 2 others

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About James Sweetnam

1820 British Settler

James Sweetnam 7, together with his parents and 2 siblings, were members of William Menezes' Party of 51 Settlers on the Weymouth.

Party originated from Kent.

Departed London, 7 January 1820. Arrived Table Bay, Cape Town on 16 April 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth 15 May 1820.

Area Allocated to the Party : Reitfontein then Kareiga River

Children :

  • James Sweetnam 7
  • Hannah Sweetnam 5
  • Ruth Sweetnam 3
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James Sweetnam's Timeline

1812
August 6, 1812
England
1837
July 17, 1837
Age 24
1839
January 29, 1839
Age 26
1850
August 30, 1850
Age 38
1857
June 30, 1857
Age 44
1887
May 23, 1887
Age 74
May 1887
Age 74
Post Retief, Fort Beaufort, Cape, South Africa