Mary Ann Nelson, SM/PROG

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Mary Ann Nelson (Cordin), SM/PROG

Nicknames: "Her maiden name could have been Jennings. This has not been proved as fact", "is being researched"
Birthplace: England
Death: Died in Becha Mouth, Peddie, Amatole, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Place of Burial: Wesley, Peddie District, Amatole, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Wife of Thomas Nelson, Snr, SV/PROG
Mother of William Nelson; Matilda Ann Hayward; Joseph Nelson; Thomas Nelson; Benjamin Nelson and 5 others

Managed by: Private User
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About Mary Ann Nelson (Cordin), SM/PROG

1820 British Settler

Mary Ann Corden 24, together with her husband Thomas Nelson 28, Labourer, and their 2 children, were members of Thomas Calton's Party of 167 Settlers on the Settler Ship Albury.

Party originated from Nottinghamshire.

Departed Liverpool, 13 February 1820. Arrived Simon's Bay, Cape Town - 1st May 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth 15 May 1820.

Area Allocated to the Party : Torrens River - named Clumber after Clumber Park, the seat of the Duke of Newcastle, Chairman of the Nottinghamshire Committee.

Children :

  • William Nelson 3
  • Matilda Nelson 1

Take note: Thomas Nelson wed Mary Ann Cordin on the 4th April 1816 in the Parish of Basford, Nottinghamshire, England. Source: indexing project (batch) number: M04537-1 system origin: England-ODM source film number: 503474, 504081 reference number: Citing this Record "England, Marriages, 1538-1973," index, FamilySearch Thomas Nelson and Mary Ann Cordin, ; citing Basford, Nottingham, England reference; FHL microfilm 503474, 504081. Acknowledgement: Peter Still for confirming the validity of this record, as he has in his possession a photocopy of the original, (marriage solemnized in the Parish of Basford between Thomas Nelson and Mary Ann Cordin. Witnesses: Matilda Cordin (signed), Samuel Swinton and Mary Mellors/Millars). Updated: 25/09/2013 N Edwards.

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Mary Ann Nelson, SM/PROG's Timeline

August 2, 1789
April 4, 1816
Age 26
Nottinghamshire, England
November 26, 1816
Age 27
Southwell, Nottingham, England
Age 29
Southwell, Nottingham, England
June 14, 1823
Age 33
Bathurst, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
May 29, 1824
Age 34
Bathurst, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
August 19, 1826
Age 37
Bathurst, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
August 18, 1829
Age 40
Bathurst, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
November 18, 1831
Age 42
Bathurst, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
April 20, 1833
Age 43