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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About William Gray, SV/PROG

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

1802
1802
Walsingham, Essex, UK
1820
1820
Age 18
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Arrived aboard the Chapman in Algoa Bay

1822
1822
- 1832
Age 20
Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
1830
January 28, 1830
Age 28
1832
April 22, 1832
Age 30
Southwell, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
1833
May 3, 1833
Age 31
1841
1841
- 1851
Age 39
Southwell, Eastern Cape, South Africa