Thomas Cockcroft, Snr (1807 - 1881)

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Place of Burial: Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Birthplace: Leeds, Yorkshire, England
Death: Died in Port Alfred, Cape Province, South Africa
Managed by: Alastair Honeybun
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About Thomas Cockcroft, Snr

1820 British Settler


Thomas Cockcroft (13), together with his parents Harriet Farrar Bailie (36), and Charles Cockcroft (35), a Cloth dresser, and 2 siblings, were members of Jonathan Wainwright's Party of 24 Settlers on the John.

Party originated from Yorkshire, England.

Departed Liverpool, 13 January 1820. Arrived Table Bay, Cape Town on 19 April 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth May 1820.

Area Allocated to the Party : Harewood, Lynedoch River.

Siblings :

  • William Cockcroft 9
  • Mark Cockcroft 7
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Thomas Cockcroft, Snr's Timeline

Leeds, Yorkshire, England
January 3, 1831
Age 24
Port Alfred, Cape Province, South Africa
Age 25
Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa
December 2, 1835
Age 28
Shaw Park, Bathurst, Cape Colony, South Africa
May 14, 1838
Age 31
Grahamstown, Cape Province, South Africa