About Mary Anne Sawyers (Osler)
1820 British Settler
Mary Anne Osler was the daughter of Benjamin Osler, the Leader of Osler's Party of 32 people on the Weymouth.
Party originated from Cornwall.
Departure Portsmouth, 7 January 1820. Arrival Table Bay, Cape Town - 16 April 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth 15 May 1820
Area Allocated to the Party : Mansfield River. The party was located on the left bank of the Mansfield River and Benjamin named the location Pendennis. (Pendennis Head and Pendennis castle are landmarks overlooking Falmouth Bay). Benjamin Osler died a year later in 1921.
Accompanied by her Father, Benjamin, Mother Jane, and 3 siblings :
Stephen Osler 13, Amelia Osler 10 and Elizabeth Osler 6