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Elizabeth Moorcroft (Flanegan)

Birthdate: (56)
Birthplace: Leather Ln, Walthamstow, Greater London, UK
Death: Died in Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Timothy Flanegan, SV/PROG and Mary Coleditch, SV/PROG
Wife of George James Moorcroft, b1
Mother of George Arthur Moorcroft; Sidney Moorcroft; Margaret Mary Ann Dreyer and Elizabeth Sarah Moorcroft
Sister of Mary Ann Lloyd; James Frederick Flanegan, Snr and Arthur Stephen Flanegan

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About Elizabeth Moorcroft

1820 British Settler

Timothy Flanegan 38, Gunsmith, together with his wife Mary Coleditch 40, and 4 children, were members of Bailie's Party of 256 Settlers on the Chapman.

Party originated from London.

Departed London, 3 December 1819. Arrived Table Bay, Cape Town on 17 March 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth 10 April 1820

Area Allocated to the Party : Wellington and Palmiet Rivers - Cuylerville

Children :

  • Mary Anne Flanegan 15
  • James Frederick Flanegan 10
  • Arthur Stephen Flanegan 7
  • Elizabeth Flanegan 3

Alternative date of death - 11/17/1852 from merge


"South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004,"

(https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-23580-56387-26?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 40 of 108; citing William Cullen Library, Wits University, Johannesburg.

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Elizabeth Moorcroft's Timeline

Walthamstow, Greater London, UK
July 20, 1836
Age 19
June 27, 1837
Age 20
Adelaide, Amatole, Eastern Cape, South Africa
June 27, 1837
Age 20
Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
September 1839
Age 22
September 15, 1873
Age 56
Cape, South Africa