Dennis Hunt enlisted into the NSW Corps in Mar 1791 in England; he arrived in NSW aboard the Admiral Barrington 1791
He arrived on Norfolk Island aboard HMS Porpoise in Mar 1801, with the rank of private. Dennis left Norfolk Island aboard the Lady Nelson in Jan 1803 for Sydney.
Dennis Hunt died 24 Sep 1803 at Sydney General Hospital from dysentery. He was buried 25 Sept 1803 at Old Sydney burial ground as Denness Hunt, Solider.
Ann Inett was born 1756 Grimley, Worcester, England. Trade: Dressmaker. Crime: Break, enter and steal 1 petticoat with force of arms. Tried: Worcester 11 Mar 1786. Sentence: Death commuted to 7 years transportation. Ann left behind in Worcestershire her two children (possible illegitimate) Thomas aged nine years and Constance, aged six years.
In the middle of February 1788, Lieutenant King of HMS Sirius, a master’s mate, and surgeon’s mate, with four other men from HMS Sirius, together with a few men and women convicts including Ann Inett, embarked on board HM Supply, and travelled to Norfolk Island, to established the settlement. Continue reading
John Whitehouse enlisted into the NSW Corps in England and arrived in NSW aboard the Marquis Cornwallis 1796, with the rank of private. At some time he was sent to Norfolk Island returning to aboard HMS Reliance in Dec 1799.
He returned to Norfolk island with the NSW Corps aboard HMS Porpoise in Jan 1801, he travelled back to NSW aboard the Union, arriving in Sydney 4 Mar 1804. Continue reading
NSW Corps and general passengers aboard HMS Reliance in Dec 1799 from Norfolk Island to Sydney (AJCP, ADM36, PRO Reel 7007, 13397).
Norfolk Island for Port Jackson (1 Dec – 25 Dec) Continue reading
Leaving Sydney via the Bay of Islands, 29 Apr arriving at 24 June 1804 with Lieut Laycock and Davis, 11 prisoners as well as stores, flour and other provisions. Continue reading
Michael Cox was born 1775 Cork Ireland. He was a member of the Irish Rebel. Tried: 1798 Cork , age 24 years. Sentence: Life transportation arriving in NSW aboard the Minerva 1800. He arrived on Norfolk Island pre January 1802.
He died on 26 Sept 1804 on Norfolk Island. There is no burial listed for Michael Cox in in the Rev Fulton burial records. Continue reading