William Watson, Snr,SV/PROG

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William Watson, Snr,SV/PROG

Birthplace: London, England
Death: Died in Uitenhage, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of William Watson and Sarah Watson
Husband of Mary Ellen Watson; Mary Ellen Watson, SM/PROG and Kate Coombs Gauntlett Watson, SM/PROG
Father of William Watson; David Watson; Joseph Watson; Sarah Watson; Ester Watson and 12 others
Brother of Sarah Watson; Harriot Watson; James Watson; Charles Watson and Thomas Watson

Managed by: John Sparkman
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About William Watson, Snr,SV/PROG

1820 British Settler

William Watson (19) and Wife, Mary Ellen Wyatt (23), were part of Sephton's party of 344 people on the Aurora.

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


D/N 1725-1893

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William Watson, Snr,SV/PROG's Timeline

March 12, 1800
London, England
May 3, 1801
Age 1
September 8, 1820
Age 20
Salem, Eastern Cape, South Africa
September 9, 1820
Age 20
Salem, Albany, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Age 19
May 27, 1822
Age 22
Salem, Albany District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
May 27, 1823
Age 23
Somerset East, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
August 9, 1824
Age 24
Salem, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Age 23
April 26, 1826
Age 26
Salem, South Africa