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George Wiggill, b2

Birthplace: Painswick, Gloucestershire, England
Death: Died in District Queenstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Place of Burial: Queenstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Isaac Wiggill, SV/PROG and Elizabeth Wiggill, SM/PROG
Husband of Mary Ann Wiggill
Father of Elizabeth Hollis (Wiggill); Mary Ann Green; George Wiggill; Jane Wiggill (Muir); Matilda Muir (Wiggill) and 6 others
Brother of Eli Wiggill, b1; Joseph Wiggill, b3; Elizabeth Holmes, b4 SM; Elijah Henry Wiggill, b5; Aaron Wiggill and 3 others
Half brother of James Wiggill, b9; Thomas Moses Wiggill, b10 and William Aaron Wiggill, b11

Occupation: Blacksmith
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About George Wiggill, b2

1820 British Settler

George Wiggill 7, together with his parents and 3 siblings, were members of Samuel Bradshaw's Party of 64 emmigrants on the Settler Ship Kennersley Castle.

Party originated from Gloucestershire.

Departed Bristol, 10 January 1820. Arrived Simon's Bay, Cape Town - 29 March 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth 29 April 1820.

Area Allocated to the Party : Lemon Valley on the Torrens River - New Gloucester

Children :

  • Eli Wiggill 9
  • George Wiggill 7
  • Joseph Wiggill 3
  • Elizabeth Wiggill 1


"South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004," images, FamilySearch (,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.

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George Wiggill, b2's Timeline

June 26, 1814
Painswick, Gloucestershire, England
April 9, 1838
Age 23
Fort Beaufort, Amatole, Eastern Cape, South Africa
April 26, 1840
Age 25
March 21, 1843
Age 28
Fort Beaufort, Eastern Cape, South Africa
June 19, 1845
Age 30
Fort Beaufort, Amatole, Eastern Cape, South Africa
April 20, 1848
Age 33
Fort Beaufort, Eastern Cape, South Africa
April 27, 1850
Age 35
Fort Beaufort, Eastern Cape, South Africa
November 3, 1852
Age 38
Fort Beaufort, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Age 43