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William Hiles

Birthplace: England, UK
Death: Died in South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Frederick William Hiles, SV/PROG and Mary Hiles, SM/PROG
Husband of Matilda Pritchard
Father of William Henry Hiles, Jnr; Ann Jane Foxcroft and Matthew Francis Hiles
Brother of George Hiles and Ann Priscilla Hiles

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About William Hiles

1820 British Settlers

William Hiles 11 together with his parents and 2 siblings, were members of William Holder's Party of 39 Settlers on the Settler Ship Kennersley Castle.

Party originated from Gloucestershire.

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

Area Allocated to the Party : New Bristol on the Bush River

Children :

  • William Hiles 11
  • George Hiles 9
  • Ann Priscilla Hiles 6


Source: William Hiles,

"South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004," images, FamilySearch (,44975802,49887301,49891401 : accessed 14 Jul 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Grahamstown, Bathurst, St John the Evangelist > Baptisms, marriages, burials 1829-1849 > image 41 of 108; citing William Cullen Library, Wits University, Johannesburg.

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William Hiles's Timeline

September 15, 1834
Age 25
Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Age 27
Age 31
May 1843
Age 34
Age 54
South Africa