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John Comley

Also Known As: "Ann's Son not Eliz"
Birthplace: Berkshire, England
Death: December 03, 1876 (58)
Immediate Family:

Son of William John Comley, SV/PROG and Elizabeth Morris, SM/PROG
Husband of Catherine Comley
Father of William Thomas Comley; John Benjamin Comley; Sarah Elizabeth Rogers and Catherine Ann Bruce
Brother of Sarah Loxton and William Charles Comley

Managed by: Sheila Gordon
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About John Comley

1820 British Settler


John Comley 2, together with his parents, were members of Pigot's Party of 54 Settlers on the Settler Ship Northampton.

Party originated from Berkshire.

Departed Portsmouth, 13 December 1819. Arrived Table Bay, Cape Town on 26 March 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth on 30 April 1820.

Area Allocated to the Party : a block of land, named Pigot Park, on the left bank of the Blaauwkrantz River.

John's christening on 25 Dec 1818 at Chieveley, Berkshire, England:

Directory of Grahamstown 1843 Page 288 - - "Comely, John, carrier, New-st."

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John Comley's Timeline

November 29, 1818
Berkshire, England
October 27, 1841
Age 22
Grahamstown, Cape Colony, South Africa
May 25, 1844
Age 25
Grahamstown, Cape Colony, South Africa
September 6, 1848
Age 29
Grahamstown, Cape Colony, South Africa
December 2, 1855
Age 37
Grahamstown, Cape Colony, South Africa
December 3, 1876
Age 58
Berkshire, England