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About John Edkins, Snr. SV/PROG
Arrived in the Northampton as a member of William Smith's party. He was a carpenter, and came with his wife, Ann.
From the Supplement to The Grahams Town Journal, March 27th 1845. Transcribed from the original at the National Archives in London (CO53/15) by Sue Mackay:
And whereas the said Board of Commissioners for Lands have recommended the following parties as the persons entitled to receive grants of the subdivisions undermentioned, respectively, viz:
In BRADSHAWs Party
John EDKINS junior, Lot No.5 27 morgen and 50 square roods, being the original homestead of Samuel BENNETT, who exchanged with Henry KING, who sold to James POWELL for whom it was surveyed, and who sold to John EDKINS senior, who ceded it to said John EDKINS junior.