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Thomas Nelson, SV/PROG

Also Known As: "Thomas Edward"
Birthdate: (76)
Death: Died in Hastings (St Mary's), England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Nelson and Ann Nelson
Husband of Mary Anne Nelson (Craik) and Harriet Nelson
Father of Mary Ann Minto; Louisa Rachel Thompson; John Edward Nelson and Charles Horatio Nelson
Brother of John Nelson; Elizabeth, Nelson and Rachel Nelson

Managed by: Roland Newlands Morgan
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About Thomas Nelson, SV/PROG

1820 British Settler

Thomas Nelson 33, Clerk, together with his wife Mary Ann Craik 33, and their 2 children, were members of Thomas Willson's Party of 307 Settlers on the La Belle Alliance.

Party originated from London.

Departed London - 12 February 1820. Arrived Table Bay, Cape Town - 2 May 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth May 1820.

Area Allocated to the Party : Beaufort Vale on the Bush River.

Children :

  • Mary Ann Nelson 10
  • John Edward Nelson 5


Death Notice :

Thomas Nelson returned to England after the death of his first wife, Mary Nelson née Craik and died in Hastings, England.

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Thomas Nelson, SV/PROG's Timeline

January 1787
Age 21
Near Kendal, Westmorland, England
Age 22
Westmorland, England, United Kingdom
April 27, 1812
Age 25
Age 27
September 19, 1826
Age 39
Grahamstown, Cape Province, South Africa
Age 40
Albany, Eastern Cape, South Africa
May 15, 1859
Age 72
Grahamstown, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Thomas returned to England after Mary Ann's death