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Martha Cawood (Senior)

Also Known As: "Seyner", "Sayner", "Seymour"
Birthplace: Yorkshire, England
Death: Died in Kaffir Drift, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Daughter of James/Joseph Senior and Sarah Richardson, SM/PROG
Wife of William Cawood
Mother of Sarah King
Sister of Elizabeth Estment, SM and James Richardson
Half sister of John Richardson, Snr and Emma Long

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About Martha Cawood

1820 British Settler

Martha Senior 10, together with her step-parents, 2 siblings and 2 step-siblings, were members of Richardson's Party of 36 Settlers on the Settler Ship Stentor.

Party originated from Lancashire, England.

Departed Liverpool, 13 January 1820. Arrived Table Bay, Cape Town - 19 March 1820.

Area Allocated to the Party : George River, Albany.

Children :

  • John Richardson 4
  • Emma Richardson 3

Stepchildren :

  • Elizabeth Senior 12
  • James Senior 8
  • Martha Senior 10


Her DN -

  • 1 child aged 2 - Sarah.
  • Born Wales
  • Parents not known
  • Date of Death 12th March 1833
  • Wife of a British Settler - William Cawood.

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Martha Cawood's Timeline

January 17, 1810
Yorkshire, England
January 20, 1831
Age 21
Grahamstown, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
March 12, 1833
Age 23
Kaffir Drift, Eastern Cape, South Africa