NAVY BOARD re Abeona, 1820
National Archives, Kew CO48/52, 154
15th August 1820
In return to your letter of the 10th instant we acquaint you for the information of Earl BATHURST that the persons undermentioned may embark on board the Abeona Transport of 328 tons at Deptford about the 25th instant for passage to the Cape of Good Hope.
John GEORGE late Troop Serjeant Major of the 21st Light Dragoons
Thomas BOTHANS late Farrier Major in Do.
Martha ROONEY, wife of a Serjeant in the Cape Regiment
We are Sir your very humble servants