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About William Sephton, b8
1820 British Settler
William Sephton infant, together with his parents and 3 siblings, were members of Sephton's party of 344 people on the Aurora.
( William was born at sea.) Death Notice says he was 35 y 9 m and 2 days old. Therefore born in November 1820, which was 6 months after arrival at Port Elizabeth. But it states he was born in Whitechapel Street, London. Great Confusion. It is also clear that William's widow did not know the names of his parents.
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
- Thomas Hezekiah Sephton 18
- Hezekiah Sephton 12
- Jane Sephton 11
- William Sephton infant