John was born 1770, Marlow Buckingham England, he enlisted into the NSW Corps in Jun 1789 England; arriving in NSW aboard the Britannia in 1791. At some stage he went to Norfolk Island, returning aboard HMS Reliance arriving in Sydney Mar 1796. He formed a relationship with Sarah WISE, Convict, Indispensible, 1796. Their first child was […]
William SPEARS – SPEERS, born Somerset England, he arrived in NSW as a private with the NSW Corps aboard the Earl Cornwallis in 1801. In Sydney he had common law relationship with Sarah Robinson (convict Earl Cornwallis 1801), they had two children. He was assigned to Norfolk Island arriving aboard HMS Buffalo in May 1803 […]Earl Cornwallis 1801, HMS Buffalo 1803, Investigator 1805, Minerva 1800
He enlisted into the NSW Corps in 1800 Sydney. He arrived on Norfolk Island aboard HMS Porpoise in January 1801, serving with the102nd Foot Regiment on Norfolk Island until his departure aboard the Lady Nelson in March 1810.Atlantic 1791, Earl Cornwallis 1801, General Hewitt 1814, General Stewart 1818, HMS Porpoise 1801, Lady Nelson 1810
How the Devonshire Street Cemetery Sydney is presented today as public history in our digital world presentation. What technologies are being used by public historians and the general public to access collections and research materials and discover more information and resources on the old cemetery.