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John Freemantle

Birthdate: (16)
Death: August 23, 1822 (16)
Bathurst, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa (killed in a Xhosa cattle raid)
Immediate Family:

Son of Richard Freemantle, Snr, SV/PROG and Elizabeth Freemantle
Brother of Richard Freemantle, Jnr and Samuel Freemantle
Half brother of Elizabeth Derbyshire, SM; George Freemantle and Thomas Freemantle

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About John Freemantle

1820 Settler Departed 13 Dec 1819 Gravesend, Kent, England

Mahoney's party on the Northampton

John's father, Richard, was killed in an attack by Xhosa tribesmen on the wagon they had been using to collect wood. His brother Samuel managed to escape, but John died shortly afterwards as a result of the injuries sustained in the attack.

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John Freemantle's Timeline

October 17, 1805
August 23, 1822
Age 16
Bathurst, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa