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Richard Bland, SV/PROG

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Northampton, Britain (UK)
Death: Died in Fish River, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of David Bland and Susan Bland
Husband of Caroline Hepzibah Bland
Father of Sarah Ann Slater; David Bland; Richard Sanuel Bland and William Carey Bland

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About Richard Bland

Came to S Africa at the age of 13 with 1820 Settlers in the 'William Smith' party under the care of John Comfield on the 'Northampton' which sailed from Gravesend on 13/12/1819.

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Richard Bland's Timeline

1806
February 1, 1806
Northampton, Britain (UK)
1819
December 13, 1819
Age 13
Gravesend, Kent, United Kingdom

Sailed on the Northampton, under the "William Smith"party.

1825
November 1825
Age 19
1826
August 14, 1826
Age 20
South Africa
1828
March 13, 1828
Age 22
1830
October 12, 1830
Age 24
1834
October 20, 1834
Age 28
1835
February 12, 1835
Age 29
Fish River, South Africa

He was killed in the Kaffir Wars.