My gr gr grandfather Thomas Argent and his brother John arrived 26th July
1828 on the Bussorah Merchant. Thomas is on the 1828 census but John
isn't. John has been very hard to track down.
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From: "Helen Thompson" <hmtmartini(a)gmail.com>
Sent: Sunday, January 31, 2010 3:12 PM
Subject: [PJ] People missing of NSW 1828 Census and early Musters
>I note with interest that people appear to have been missed of both the
> 1828 Census and also the NSW musters of the 1820s (for example, my
> Esther Lord born Pitt Town/Windsor area about 1820 - probably the
> of a convict but not yet proven [there being at least three
> convicts/ex-convicts with the surname Lord in the area around that time).
> I was wondering if anyone can tell me how common it may have been for
> to have been "missed" in these records.
> Kind regards