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William Southey

Birthplace: Devon, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Middelburg, Stormberg District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of George Southey, Snr, SV/PROG and Joan Elizabeth Southey, SM/PROG
Husband of Henrietta Geddes Southey, b3
Father of Henrietta Elizabeth Southey and William Geddes Southey
Brother of John Southey; Sophia Stirk, SM; Richard Southey, Sir, K.C.M.G.; George Southey, Jr.; Elizabeth Powell and 3 others
Half brother of Caroline Elizabeth Southey Stow and Samuel James Southey Skinner

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About William Southey

1820 British Settlers

William Southey 13, together with his parents and 6 siblings, were members of George Southey's Party of 49 Settlers on the Settler Ship Kennersley Castle.

Party originated from Somerset.

Departed Bristol, 10 January 1820. Arrived Table Bay, Cape Town - 29 March 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth 29 April 1820.

Area Allocated to the Party : Bush River - Lower Albany

Children :

  • Sophia Southey 16
  • William Southey 13
  • Richard Southey 11
  • George Southey 9
  • Elizabeth Southey 7
  • Robert Henry Southey 4
  • Canon Southey 1
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William Southey's Timeline

September 6, 1806
Devon, England, United Kingdom
September 26, 1840
Age 34
Age 35
November 14, 1882
Age 76
Middelburg, Stormberg District, Eastern Cape, South Africa