William Edward Sephton, b8

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William Edward Sephton, b8

Birthplace: At Sea on board the Aurora
Death: Died in O.F.S., South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Hezekiah Sephton, Snr. SV/PROG and Jane Sephton, SM/PROG
Husband of Elizabeth Johanna Maria Sephton
Father of William Edward Sephton
Brother of Isabella Sephton, b1; John Sephton, b2; Thomas Hezekiah Sephton, b3; Jane Sephton, b4; Hezekiah Sephton, Jnr. b5 and 1 other

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About William Edward Sephton, b8

1820 British Settler

William Sephton infant, together with his parents and 3 siblings, were members of Sephton's party of 344 people on the Aurora. William was born at sea.

Party originated from London.

Departure Gravesend, 15 February 1820. Arrival Simon's Bay, 1 May 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth, 15 May 1820

Area allocated to the Party : Assegai Bush River, Salem

Children :

  • Thomas Hezekiah Sephton 18
  • Hezekiah Sephton 12
  • Jane Sephton 11
  • William Sephton infant
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William Edward Sephton, b8's Timeline

November 16, 1820
At Sea on board the Aurora
April 13, 1843
Age 22
Somerset East, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Age 23
South Africa
August 18, 1856
Age 35
O.F.S., South Africa