William Gray, SV/PROG (c.1802 - 1851)

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Birthplace: Walsingham, Essex, UK
Death: Died in Eastern Cape, South Africa
Cause of death: Died in Action, 8th Frontier War
Occupation: Tinsmith
Managed by: David Horwitz
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Arrived under an indenture in Bailie's party aged 19 in 1820

Departed Gravesend, London on the Chapman

Ex South African Settlers website: Last Name: Gray First Name: William Date of Birth: 1801 Place of Birth: Essex, England Parents – Father: James Gray Parents – Mother: Spouse: Elizabeth d. of George Marsden, d. 1886. Marriage Date: 28 Jan 1830 Marriage Place: St. George Grahamstown, Cape Date of Death: 2 Jun 1851 age 49 Place of Death: Killed in 8th Frontier War by Hottentot rebels near Theopolis, Cape

Notes: Bailie’s party of 1820 settlers. DN 846/1851. Children, all minors:

Eliza Eleanor George Elizabeth Emma Jane William Marsden James Wakelyn.

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William Gray, SV/PROG's Timeline

Walsingham, Essex, UK
Age 18
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Arrived aboard the Chapman in Algoa Bay

- 1832
Age 20
Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
January 28, 1830
Age 28
April 22, 1832
Age 30
Southwell, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
May 3, 1833
Age 31
- 1851
Age 39
Southwell, Eastern Cape, South Africa