Need help please in finding passenger list or crew list for James Almond. I have a South African census for him dated Jan 1806 came to South Africa aboard the British ship Diomede. It has him as a steward then merchant.
Another document -
Permission to remain in the colony
No. 270 Date – 5 Dec...
1827 is the year he married Isabella Almond. Then he and Isabella had a daughter Mary Eliza Phelps in 1831 then Samuel goes and dies on the 7 Feb 1832. I have all this on the Wiki Tree, up loaded documents the manager and I are struggling to find Samuel's parents and his birth date.
Oh, one is always learning, thanks Ellie. And yes there are more notices like that one. found a few more. Now I am wondering if he was not born in South Africa to British parents. His wife Isabella Almond was also born in South Africa but I have yet to find proof.
Yes brentor have that marriage, unfortunately there is no age given.
There is another problem , there is another Samuel Phelps that dies in 1881 .
Ok, found this -
England, United Grand Lodge of England Freemason Membership Registers, 1751-1921
Name: Samuel Phelps
I am trying to find Capt. Samuel Phelps, were did he come from, when was he born. who was his wife and parents and children. All I have is a small notice in the South African paper " Cape of Good Hope Government Gazette 1832 " for his death.
Cape of Good Hope Government Gazette 1832 - 1 -...
Thanks Val and Dave, it looks like I will have to get his marriage certificate. Probable only in the new year. I am still waiting for his one of his son's marriage certificate, it has been two weeks now. It was ordered direct from the Archives in Newcastle.
Firstly I do not know if I should post this here or under Scotland? For Cecil Abbott Thomson lived and married and had his children in Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland England. But he was either born in India or Stirling, Scotland.
I am trying to find his parents to continue the tree...
Hello Ellie, yes I have all of that. As you can see Paul also does not have any info for Isabella and George. I have found six children the six one Richard dying before his mother in 1873, have his death notice and baptism . Then George and Jean Cornelia are the other children that I have...