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John Lake, SV/PROG

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Colkirk, Norfolk, UK
Death: Died in South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Lake and Mary Lake
Husband of Sarah Lake, b1 SM
Father of Margaret Ann Cook; Alfred Charles Lake; George Henry Lake; Sarah Chapman; Elizabeth Maria Denn and 3 others

Managed by: Carolle Louise Marquard
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About John Lake, SV/PROG

1820 British Settler

John Lake 19, Husbandman, was a member 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.

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  • DEPOT KAB
  • SOURCE MOOC
  • TYPE LEER
  • VOLUME_NO 6/9/198
  • SYSTEM 01
  • REFERENCE 7045
  • PART 1
  • DESCRIPTION LAKE, JOHN. DEATH NOTICE.
  • STARTING 18830000
  • ENDING 18830000
  • Last Name: Lake
  • First Name: John
  • Date of Birth: 1800
  • Place of Birth: Colkirk, Norfolk, England
  • Spouse: Sarah Griffin b. 25 May chr. 15 Jul 1810 Stepney St. Mary Whitechapel, London, to Thomas Griffin and Sarah Yates; she d. 28 Sep 1907
  • Marriage Place: Port Elizabeth, Cape
  • Date of Death: 19 Jul 1883 age 78
  • Place of Death: Port Elizabeth, Cape

Notes: Damant’s party of 1820 settlers. IGI. DN 7045/1883.

Children:

  • Sarah m. John Jex Chapman
  • George Henry b. 24 Jul 1831 m. Selina Dawson, he d. 27 Feb 1894
  • James; Elizabeth Maria m. James Denn
  • William
  • Joseph
  • Mary
  • Margaret Ann b. 22 Nov 1839 m. Thomas Cook, and d. 10 Jul 1914
  • Alfred Charles b. Mar 1848 d. 9 Oct 1891.
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John Lake, SV/PROG's Timeline

1802
January 6, 1802
Norfolk, UK
1828
April 20, 1828
Age 26
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
1831
July 24, 1831
Age 29
1839
November 22, 1839
Age 37
1848
March 1848
Age 46
1883
July 19, 1883
Age 81
South Africa
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