Anna Margaret Gilfillan

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Anna Margaret Gilfillan (Thornhill)

Birthdate: (71)
Birthplace: Thornhill, Sunderland, Durham, England
Death: Died in Cradock, Stormberg District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Place of Burial: Cradock, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Christopher Thornhill Thornhill, Snr, SV/PROG and Dorothea Thornhill, SM/PROG
Wife of William Frederick Anderson Gilfillan, Lt.
Mother of William Thornhill Gilfillan; Frederick Mounsey Gilfillan; Maria Georgina Turner; Elizabeth Mary Greaves; Anna Frances Fisher and 10 others
Sister of John Mounsey Thornhill; Mary Frances Cook and Christopher Mounsey Thornhill, Jnr

Occupation: ID NUMBER 19323
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About Anna Margaret Gilfillan

1820 British Settler

Anna Thornhill 13, together with her parents and 3 siblings, were members of Thornhill's Party of 35 Settlers on the Settler Ship Zoroaster.

Party originated from Middlesex.

Departure London, 12 February 1820. Arrival Simon's Bay, Cape Town - 30 April 1820 (Final Port).

Area Allocated to the Party : between the Kowie and Rufane Rivers - the location being called Thornhill.

Children :

  • John Thornhill 15
  • Anna Thornhill 13
  • Mary Thornhill 10
  • Christopher MounceyThornhill 8
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Anna Margaret Gilfillan's Timeline

July 1, 1807
Sunderland, Durham, England
November 2, 1822
Age 15
Eastern Cape, South Africa
June 13, 1824
Age 16
Grahamstown, Cape Province, South Africa
August 3, 1826
Age 19
Eastern Cape, South Africa
February 28, 1828
Age 20
Port Francis, Eastern Cape, South Africa
January 19, 1830
Age 22
Middleburg, Eastern Cape, South Africa
January 29, 1832
Age 24
Eastern Cape, South Africa
February 14, 1834
Age 26
Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa
November 1836
Age 29