John Devine, SV/PROG (1820 - 1881)

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Death: Died in Western Cape, South Africa
Managed by: Kate Hutton
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About John Devine, SV/PROG

John Devine was in The Royal Victoria Asylum, Chiswick Mall, which was run by the Children’s Friend Society where destitute girls and boys were trained to be Servants before being sent to the Colonies “to give these children the chance of a better life”. John was 16 when they left London on the Perfect, arriving in Cape Town on 22nd March 1836.

He was apprenticed to 1) Dr H.A. Montgomery, Paarl, surgeon, as a house servant. 2) William Proctor, Malmesbury.

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John Devine, SV/PROG's Timeline

1820
1820
1851
August 25, 1851
Age 31
Caledon, Overberg DC, Western Cape, South Africa
1853
February 7, 1853
Age 33
Overberg DC, Western Cape, South Africa
1854
October 23, 1854
Age 34
Overberg DC, Western Cape, South Africa
1856
November 14, 1856
Age 36
Caledon, Overberg DC, Western Cape, South Africa
1859
June 15, 1859
Age 39
Caledon, Overberg DC, Western Cape, South Africa
1860
June 20, 1860
Age 40
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
1863
April 24, 1863
Age 43
Western Cape, South Africa
1865
May 13, 1865
Age 45
Caledon, Overberg DC, Western Cape, South Africa
1868
1868
Age 48
Caledon, Overberg DC, Western Cape, South Africa