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George Knott

Birthdate: (73)
Birthplace: London, Middlesex, England
Death: July 10, 1891 (73)
Botha's Post Farm, Fort Beaufort, Amatole, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Place of Burial: Amatole, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Kemp Knott, SV/PROG, alias William Harrison and Ann Knott, SM/PROG
Husband of Rhoda Knott
Father of Ann Knott; Elizabeth Moorcroft; Kemp Knott; Joseph Knott; George Knott, Snr and 2 others
Brother of Anne Kidson; Sarah Ann Miller; Martha King; Mary Eliza Ann Sparks; John Knott and 2 others

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About George Knott

1820 British Settler


Kemp Knott 30, Farmer and miller, (who travelled with his family under the name of William Harrison) together with his wife Ann Walker 30, and 2 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 :

  • George Knott 2
  • Mary Knott (born at sea)


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George Knott's Timeline

April 17, 1818
London, Middlesex, England
May 2, 1818
London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
April 18, 1851
Age 33
Alice, Amatole, Eastern Cape, South Africa
February 11, 1853
Age 34
Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
May 29, 1855
Age 37
Fort Beaufort, Amatole, Eastern Cape, South Africa
May 5, 1857
Age 39
South Africa
August 1, 1859
Age 41
Bothas Post, Fort Beaufort, Cape, South Africa
July 30, 1861
Age 43
Fort Beaufort, Amatole, Eastern Cape, South Africa
September 25, 1865
Age 47
Fort Beaufort, Amatole, Eastern Cape, South Africa