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Roger Dyason

Immediate Family:

Son of Isaac Dyason, Snr, SV/PROG 1 and Sarah Dyason, SM/PROG
Husband of Unknown Dyason and Louisa Dyason
Brother of Joseph Dyason; Isaac Dyason, Jnr; Thomas Dyason; Susannah Dyason; Sarah Dyason and 2 others

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About Roger Dyason

1820 British Settler

Roger Dyason 11, together with his parents and 3 siblings, were members of George Dyason's Party of 67 Settlers on the Settler Ship Zoroaster.

Party originated from London.

Departure London, 12 February 1820. Arrival Simon's Bay, Cape Town - 30 April 1820 (Final Port).

Area Allocated to the Party : Lushington Valley on the Torrens River.

Children :

  • Isaac Dyason 16
  • Roger Dyason 11
  • Sarah Dyason 9
  • Elizabeth Dyason 8

Roger, by this time a widower, marries Louisa Roberts (widow) in Grahamstown on Sept 12 1843. No parents as witnesses (presumably they were in Cape Town by then).

"South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004," images, FamilySearch (,44975802,49887301,49891401 : accessed 19 Jul 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Grahamstown, Bathurst, St John the Evangelist > Baptisms, marriages, burials 1829-1849 > image 58 of 108; citing William Cullen Library, Wits University, Johannesburg.

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Roger Dyason's Timeline

October 2, 1808
Thanet, Kent, England, United Kingdom