Samuel Freemantle (1809 - 1879)

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Birthplace: Portsea, Portsmouth, UK
Death: Died in Cradock, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Managed by: Helen Low (Painter)
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About Samuel Freemantle

1820 British Settler

Samuel Freemantle (18), his parents and 4 siblings, were members of Mahoney's Party of 42 Settlers on the Northampton.

Party originated from London.

Departed Portsmouth, 13 December 1819. Arrived Table Bay, Cape Town on 26 March 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth on 30 April 1820.

Area Allocated to the Party : Coombs River.

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Samuel was by trade a Painter/Glazier and a shopkeeper.

Samuel's Father, Richard, was killed in an attack by Xhosa tribesmen on the wagon they had been using to collect wood. Samuel managed to escape, and carried his brother John for many miles, but John died later as a result of the injuries sustained in the attack. http://www.genealogy.amay.co.uk/main.php?p=FF1-1820

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Samuel Freemantle's Timeline

1809
February 1, 1809
Portsmouth, UK
1827
April 10, 1827
Age 18
Grahamstown, EC, South Africa
1828
January 10, 1828
Age 18
Grahamstown, EC, South Africa
1832
March 5, 1832
Age 23
Grahamstown, EC, South Africa
March 15, 1832
Age 23
Morley Mission,, Kaffraria, Cape, South Africa
May 18, 1832
Age 23
Grahamstown, EC, South Africa
1833
May 25, 1833
Age 24
Grahamstown, EC, South Africa
1835
April 12, 1835
Age 26
Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa
1837
May 28, 1837
Age 28
South Africa
1840
May 18, 1840
Age 31
Grahamstown, EC, South Africa