Rev. John William Shepstone, SV/PROG

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John William Shepstone

Birthplace: Rowberrow, Somerset, England
Death: Died in Whittlesea, Stormberg District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of George Shepstone and Sarah Shepstone
Husband of Mary? Shepstone; Elizabeth Ann Shepstone, SM/PROG and Ann Smith
Father of Sir Theophilus Shepstone K.C.M.G; Elizabeth Shepstone; Maria Elizabeth Bertram; William George Brookes Shepstone; John Wesley Shepstone and 9 others

Occupation: Wesleyan Missionary
Managed by: Sally Ann McConnell
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About Rev. John William Shepstone, SV/PROG

1820 British Settlers

John William Shepstone 24, Mason, together with his wife Elizabeth Ann Brooks 20, and child, were members of William Holder's Party of 39 Settlers on the Settler Ship Kennersley Castle.

Party originated from Gloucestershire.

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

Area Allocated to the Party : New Bristol on the Bush River

Child :

  • Theophilus Shepstone 3
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Rev. John William Shepstone, SV/PROG's Timeline

January 22, 1797
Rowberrow, Somerset, England
January 8, 1817
Age 19
Westbury, Wiltshire, England
January 31, 1819
Age 22
Bristol, Bristol, England
December 6, 1821
Age 24
Cape, South Africa
March 1825
Age 28
Eastern Cape, South Africa
March 29, 1827
Age 30
Cape, South Africa
February 7, 1829
Age 32
Cape, South Africa
July 7, 1833
Age 36
Cape, South Africa