Mary Damant, SM/PROG

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Mary Damant (Atherstone), SM/PROG

Birthplace: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Hugh Atherstone, Jnr and Ann Mary Atherstone
Wife of Lieut. Edward Damant, SV/PROG 3
Mother of Ann Damant; William Edward Damant; Louisa Mathilda Damant and Hugh Atherstone Damant
Sister of Emma Atherstone, b2c1

Managed by: Sally Ann McConnell
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About Mary Damant, SM/PROG

1820 British Settler

Mary Damant 26, together with her husband Lieut. Edward Damant 33, and daughter, were members of Damant's Party of 57 Settlers on the Settler Ship Ocean.

Party originated from Norfolk.

Departed London, 13 December 1819. Arrived Table Bay, Cape Town - 9 March 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth - 15 April 1920

Area Allocated to the Party : The old Waaiplaats barracks, then to the Gamtoos River. They were located at the source of the Kaffir Kraal River but the location was at once rejected by Lieutenant Damant and they moved to the Gamtoos River, their settlement being called Lammas.

Child :

  • Louisa Mathilda Damant 2
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Mary Damant, SM/PROG's Timeline

May 4, 1794
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England
Age 12
Age 23
Age 29
South Africa
March 18, 1830
Age 35
South Africa