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John Butler

Birthplace: Baltinglass, Wicklow, Ireland
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. Thomas Butler, SV/PROG and Elizabeth Butler, SM/PROG
Husband of Grace Butler
Father of Gamaliel Butler; Benjamin Butler; Jane Butler; Joseph Butler; Rachel Butler and 2 others
Brother of Joseph Lapham Butler; James Butler; Matilda Butler and George Butler

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About John Butler

1820 British Settler

John Butler 19, together with his parents and 3 siblings, were members of Butler's Party of 27 Settlers on the Settler Ship Fanny. John's father was Leader of this Party

Party originated from Wicklow, Ireland.

Departure Cork, Ireland 12 February 1820. Arrival Simon's Bay, Cape Town - 1st May 1820. Final Port - Saldhana Bay - Mid May 1920.

Area Allocated to the Party : Originally to Clanwilliam, then to the Assegai Bush River, Albany

Children :

  • John Butler 19
  • Joseph Butler 11
  • James Butler 6
  • Matilda Butler 1


To be researched further. I was on the ship with them, and could have been a brother or a cousin.