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Mary Ann West (Roberts)

Birthdate: (44)
Birthplace: Westminster, London, Middlesex, England UK
Death: September 12, 1848 (40-48)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Daniel James Roberts, SV/PROG and Harriet Batson Roberts, SM/PROG
Wife of Thomas H. West
Mother of Harriet Margaret Beale; Matilda Ann Edkins; Mary Ann Barnes; Susannah Hillaria Shrewsbury Golding; Hannah Dorothea Crouch and 5 others
Sister of Daniel James Roberts, II and Samuel Roberts

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About Mary Ann West

1820 British Settler

Daniel Roberts 37, Shoemaker, together with his wife Harriet Batson Mills 33, and 3 children, were part of Sephton's Party of 344 people on the Aurora.

Party originated from London.

  • Departure Gravesend, 15 February 1820.
  • Arrival Simon's Bay, 1 May 1820.
  • Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth, 15 May 1820

Area allocated to the Party : Assegai Bush River, Salem

Children :

  • Mary Ann Roberts 15,
  • Daniel Roberts 13,
  • Samuel Roberts 8


The Daughter of 1820 settler.

Mary was born in October 1803 in Bristol to Daniel and Harriett Roberts. Shortly after her birth the family moved to London where she and her siblings were baptised. She was baptised at St Martin in the Fields on 5th August 1804 [1]

Mary and her family were members of the Sephton party of British settlers , travelling to the Cape of Good Hope on the Auror

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Mary Ann West's Timeline

Grahamstown, South Africa
August 5, 1804
London, England
London, Middlesex, England UK
February 15, 1820
Age 16
England to South Africa aboard the 'Aurora' - Hezekiah Sephton's 1820 Settlers Party
February 8, 1826
Age 22
Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
April 2, 1831
Age 27
Grahamstown, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
May 27, 1835
Age 31
June 12, 1838
Age 34
Grahamstown, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
March 29, 1840
Age 36