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Rhoda Ann Collett (Trollip), b6

Birthdate: (89)
Birthplace: Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: November 04, 1895 (89)
Rietvlei, Bo-Karoo, Northern Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Joseph Trollip, SV/PROG and Susannah Trollip (Crouch)
Wife of James Lydford Collett, SV/PROG
Mother of Rhoda Ann Trollip, Jnr.; John Collett; Susanna Maskell; Martha Collett; James Alexander Collett and 4 others
Sister of William Trollip Snr b1; John Joseph Trollip, b2; Ester James SM b3; Stephen Trollip, b4; Benjamin Trollip, b5 and 4 others

Occupation: Housewife
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About Rhoda Ann Collett SM b6

1820 British Settler

Rhoda Ann Trollip 13, together with her parents and 7 siblings, were part of Hyman's party of 42 Settlers on the Weymouth.

Party originated from Wiltshire.

Departure 7 January 1820. Arrival Table Bay, Cape Town - 16 April 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth 15 May 1820

Area allocated to the Party : Lynedoch River

Children :

  • William Trollip 24
  • John Trollip 22
  • Stephen Trollip 19
  • Esther Trollip 18
  • Rhoda Ann Trollip 13
  • Jacob Trollip 11
  • Joseph Anthony Trollip 9
  • Mary Ann Trollip 7


Rhoda Trollip came out to SA with her parents and siblings on the Weymouth arriving in Table Bay on 26 April. She and James Lydford Collett were the progenitors of all Colletts in the Cape.

After all troubles and bickering of farming, Rhoda on more than one occasion collapsed into the comparative safety of temporary insanity. At this stage, James devoted all his attention to her. After his death she went to live with her childless daughter at Daggaboer.


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Rhoda Ann Collett SM b6's Timeline

December 21, 1805
Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
December 27, 1824
Age 19
Camphor's Kraal, Eastern Cape, South Africa
November 26, 1826
Age 20
Grahamstown, Cape, South Africa
July 13, 1829
Age 23
June 28, 1831
Age 25
Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
July 15, 1833
Age 27
Bathurst, Cape Province, South Africa
Age 29
July 17, 1837
Age 31
Grahamstown, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Age 34
Eastern Cape, South Africa