Sophia Philipps (1808 - 1892)

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Birthplace: Wales
Death: Died
Managed by: June Barnes (Buchanan)
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About Sophia Philipps

1820 British Settler

12 year old daughter of Leader of Philipp's Party of 30 people, on the Kennersley Castle.

Party originated from Pembrokeshire, Wales

Departure Bristol, 10 January 1820. Arrival Table Bay, Cape Town - 29 March 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth 29 April 1820

Area Allocated to the Party : Bush River - Philipps named the location Lampeter, after the Carmarthenshire village of Lampeter Velfrey.

Accompanied by father Thomas Philipps 44, Gentleman banker, mother Charlotte Harriet Arbouin 41, and siblings :

Catherine Philipps 17, Edward Philipps 16, Charlotte Philipps 14, Frederick Thomas Philipps 10, Emma Philipps 6, John Philipps 4.

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Sophia Philipps's Timeline

1808
1808
Wales
1892
1892
Age 84