John Phillips (1798 - 1859)

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Birthplace: England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Cuylerville, South Africa
Occupation: Agriculturist
Managed by: Donovan Dennis Whitfield
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About John Phillips

1820 British Settler

John Phillips, 19, Farmer, was a member of Richard Hayhurst's Party of 107 people on the Settler ship, John.

Party originated from Lancashire, England.

Departed Liverpool, 13 January 1820. Arrival Table Bay, Cape Town - 19 April 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth, May 1820.

Area allocated to the Party : Trappes Valley


I now have extensive information and proof of our 1820 Settler family starting with John Phillips who sailed to SA on the "La Bella Alliance" on 12th Febuary - arriving in Table Bay on 2nd May. I am direct 6th generation as follows:

Jen Bales-Smith (nee PHILLIPS) m. William Bales-Smith

Neville Ross PHILLIPS (father) m. Margot Graham

Lennox George Oswald PHILLIPS (grandfather) m. Muriel Jane Van Rensburg

James Henery Wildermere PHILLIPS (g.grandfather) m. Edith ??

John PHILLIPS - son of 1820 Settler (g.g. grandfather) m. Jane Wood

John PHILLIPS 1820 Settler (g.g.g. grandfather) m. Sarah Hayhurst


-------------------- 1820 Settler Departed 12 Feb 1820 The Downs, Deal, Kent, England Willson's party on the La Belle Alliance

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John Phillips's Timeline

October 16, 1798
England, United Kingdom
January 2, 1823
Age 24
November 3, 1823
Age 25
Debe Nek, Amatole, Eastern Cape, South Africa
August 13, 1832
Age 33
Eastern Cape, South Africa
May 11, 1838
Age 39
Eastern Cape, South Africa
February 14, 1853
Age 54
Cuylerville, Cape, South Africa
January 24, 1859
Age 60
Cuylerville, South Africa