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Mary Damant (Atherstone), SM/PROG

Birthplace: Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
Death: (Date and location unknown)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Hugh Atherstone, Jnr,b2 and Ann Mary Atherstone
Wife of Edward Damant, Lieut. SV/PROG
Mother of Louisa Mathilda Damant; Ann Damant; William Edward Damant and Hugh Atherstone Damant
Sister of Emma Atherstone, b2c1

Managed by: Sally Ann McConnell
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About Mary Damant

1820 British Settler

Mary Damant 26, together with her husband Lieut. Edward Damant 33, and daughter, were members 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.

Child :

  • Louisa Mathilda Damant 2
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Mary Damant's Timeline

May 4, 1794
Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
Age 12
January 19, 1817
Age 22
Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Age 23
Age 29
Age 35
South Africa