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Elizabeth Purdon (Tarr)

Also Known As: "Eliza"
Birthdate: (72)
Birthplace: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England UK
Death: Died in Clumber, Cape Province, South Africa
Place of Burial: Clumber, Cape Province, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Henry Tarr, Snr. SV/PROG and Ann Tarr, SM/PROG
Wife of William Henry Purdon, Snr
Mother of Charles Purdon; Selina Ann Bartlett; Thomas Henry Purdon; William Henry Purdon, Jnr; Isabella Ann Purdon and 9 others
Sister of Selina Elizabeth Timm; James Thomas Tarr; George Tarr; Thomas Tarr, Jnr; Emma Richardson and 5 others

Managed by: Wendy Montague Bell
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About Elizabeth Purdon

"South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-23580-59321-29?cc=1468076&wc=MCM6-QWB:44975801,44975802,49887301,49891401 : accessed 14 Jul 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Grahamstown, Bathurst, St John the Evangelist > Baptisms, marriages, burials 1829-1849 > image 43 of 108; citing William Cullen Library, Wits University, Johannesburg.

1820 British Settler

Elizabeth Tarr 3, together with her parents and 3 siblings, were members of Thomas Calton's Party of 167 Settlers on the Settler Ship Albury.

Party originated from Nottinghamshire.

Departed Liverpool, 13 February 1820. Arrived Simon's Bay, Cape Town - 1st May 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth 15 May 1820.

Area Allocated to the Party : Torrens River - named Clumber after Clumber Park, the seat of the Duke of Newcastle, Chairman of the Nottinghamshire Committee.

Children :

  • Selina Tarr 7
  • James Tarr 4
  • Elizabeth Tarr 3
  • George Tarr 1
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Elizabeth Purdon's Timeline

April 20, 1817
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England UK
April 25, 1817
Saint Mary, Nottinghamshire, England
March 18, 1838
Age 20
Clumber, Eastern Cape, South Africa
July 12, 1839
Age 22
Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa
November 12, 1840
Age 23
Bathurst, South Africa
March 16, 1842
Age 24
Clumber, Cape Province, South Africa
January 6, 1844
Age 26
Clumber, South Africa
August 12, 1845
Age 28
Tarsus, Clumber, South Africa
September 23, 1846
Age 29
Clumber, Cape Province, South Africa