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William Cockcroft

Birthdate: (90)
Birthplace: Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: July 6, 1899 (90)
Shaw Park, Bathurst, Cape Province, South Africa (Senile Decay)
Place of Burial: Bathurst, Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Charles Cockcroft, SV/PROG and Harriet Farrar Cockcroft, SM/PROG
Husband of Elizabeth Cockcroft
Father of Sarah Ann Webb; Harriet Smailes; William Cockcroft; Elizabeth Purdon and Cornelius John Cockcroft
Brother of Thomas Cockcroft, Snr; Mark Cockcroft and Francis Cockcroft

Occupation: Wagonmaker; Agriculturist
Managed by: Eugène Francois Du Plooy
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About William Cockcroft

1820 British Settler


William Cockcroft (9) together with his parents Harriet Farrar Bailie (36), and Charles Cockcroft (35), a Cloth dresser, and 2 siblings, were members of Jonathan Wainwright's Party of 24 Settlers on the John.

Party originated from Yorkshire, England.

Departed Liverpool, 13 January 1820. Arrived Table Bay, Cape Town on 19 April 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth May 1820.

Area Allocated to the Party : Harewood, Lynedoch River.

Siblings :

   
  • Thomas Cockcroft 13
  • Mark Cockcroft 7
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William Cockcroft's Timeline

1809
January 27, 1809
Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
March 19, 1809
Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
1835
December 12, 1835
Age 26
Grahamstown, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
1839
March 1, 1839
Age 30
Grahamstown, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
1841
July 8, 1841
Age 32
1843
November 12, 1843
Age 34
Somerset East, Eastern Cape, South Africa
1899
July 6, 1899
Age 90
Bathurst, Cape Province, South Africa
July 8, 1899
Age 90
Bathurst, Cape, South Africa
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