Hampshire Emigration and Immigration

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Williams, J. Robert. Hampshire Settlers in South Africa, 1820. Two Hampshire groups under Alexander Biggar and Captain Duncan Campbell formed part of almost 4,000 emigrants, who sailed from Britain in 1819, under a Govt. aided scheme. They sailed on the ship " Weymouth" and arrived in early 1820. There is a small list of the emigrants from Hampshire, giving surname, christian name, wife's christian name and sometimes the names of the children. Article is to be found in The Hampshire Family Historian, vol. 10, no.1, May 1983, page 22, Family History Library Ref. 942.27 B2h

Allen, Muriel D.  Ingredients for Success.  Article covers emigration of the Whitlocks from Southampton to Brisbane Australia, in 1883, and includes two Australia  death certificates one for Louisa Whitlock, 1884 and the other for Walter Frederick Whitlock 1932.  Article tells a little of the life in Southampton, and Australia, and is to be found in The Hampshire Family Historian vol. X. no. 2, Aug. 1883, pages 66-70. Family History Library Ref. 942.27 B2h