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Convicted in Manchester 1844 and arrived in Van Diemen’s Land onboard Tasmania 1 in December of same year.
Travelled to mainland Australia ‘free by servitude’ in 1851 with LORD, Henry & two (2) children (one of whom was my GG Grandmother - other child unknown)
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Names I am researching in Tasmania. Some I have a lot of info on already,
others since DNA testing are new.
Francis COLEGRAVE on the Circassian in 1832 - from Thurleigh, Bedfordshire
Isabella WATKINSON on the Garland Grove 1 in 1841 - from Hull, Yorkshire
John Holliday BOYD on the Henry Porcher 1836 - from Devon/Cornwall border
Martha VIRCO nee Hearn on the Hindostan 1 in 1839 - from London, England
John ENGLAND on the Pestongee Bomangee 2 in 1846 - from Rotherham, Yorkshire
Rebecca JACKSON on the Waverley 3 in 1847 - from County Donegal Ireland
John DAVEY on the Wanderer in 1855 - from Devon England
David DICKSON or DIXON on the Andromeda in 1841 - possibly from Yorkshire
Mary PICKERING his wife - same boat - possibly Yorkshire
William CHANDLER on the Fortitude in 1855 - from London
Caroline BRYANT his wife on the La Hogue to Sydney then Tasmania to Hobart
in 1856 - born London
Charlotte BRYANT her mother on same boat - born Sussex
*Little known about these yet*
Alice SOMERS nee O'KEEFE - my great grandmother is her daughter Nellie
SOMERS born 1889 near Lottah, Tasmania
Alexander DAWSON only found through a Non Person Event NPE through testing
my father's DNA
Hannah SUTTON his wife
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William Richardson arrived per the Ocean 1803, married
Elizabeth Winrow arrived per the Mary 1823 - settled Muddy Plains
John Easy arrived in Launceston 1853 per the Northumberland married
Phoebe Barratt Lincolnshire, England 1839. His father, John Easy, was one
of the Littleport Rioters sent to Australia on the Elizabeth Henrietta.
John Benjamin Lewis (Schroeder) not known when arrived in Tasmania. Married
Mary Ann Cracknell, daughter of Joseph Cracklin and Elizabeth Bailey
James Lee arrived on the Waterloo 4 on 2nd March 1835. Married
Hannah Pryke arrived per Atwick 1838. AKA Brace, Connolley, Brice
Lilydale Vic 3140
WANDA, Nellie (ca. 1884—1903). An indigenous girl, said to be originally from Queensland; spent time with the family of the prominent Hobart merchant, James MacFarlane; adopted by Sarah TEMPLEMAN & her husband, who lived at Browns River, & after her death they adopted her little daughter (Nelly WANDA, born 1902).
Researcher: Joan Holloway
(holloway AT hotkey.net.au)
Thank you to everyone for your support and lovely comments. Unfortunately
I'm a bit too busy at the moment to reply individually.
And also thank you to Joan for your messages to the list. They are a
perfect format for people to find in the Rootsweb archive and contact you in
VICE ADMIRAL GOBIUS, barque (sometimes reported in English press as “V. Admiral Gobius”). Dutch vessel which brought settlers to Tasmania in the mid-1850s.
Interested in all passengers arriving on this vessel.
Researcher: Joan Holloway
(holloway AT hotkey.net.au)
McARTHUR/STEVENSON John and wife Isabella , Bounty Immigrants arrived per,
Broomielaw 1857 includes connecting families in Tasmania.
BAYNTON/ROSSITER, Sydney and Elizabeth, Mells, Somerset, England to
DELANEY/WHITE, Richard and Susan, Maryborough, Queens County, Laois,
Ireland, Military pensioner to Tasmania, their son Patrick DELANEY great
grandfather came as two year old.
DELANEY/BAYNTON Patrick and Eliza Bertha, Eliza born Tasmania
McARTHUR/DELANEY, William and Marion May, born Tasmania
LAING/BENNIE, James Robertson and Jane/Jean born Polmont , Stirlingshire,
Bounty Immigrants, Arrived Tasmania, Forest Monarch 1857 includes
LAING/FLOOD, William an Alice Croline, Alberta. fLOOD family arrived in
Sydney Australia as Irish convict and his son John FLOOD moved to Tasmania
FLOOD/WATSON, John and Margaret,daughter of convict who stayed in Sydney,
wife also convict.
COX/BROOKS John, Soldier of Hanslope, Buckinghamshire, Ann of
Worcestershire convict, came per "PITT" First to Port Jackson, then Norfolk
Island then to Van Diemans Land
COX/LUCAS Samuel and Mary Ann daughter of Nathaniel LUCAS and Olivia
GASCOIGNE convicts per Norfolk Island.
FLOOD/COX John Thomas and Susan. Parents of Alice Caroline Alberta Flood