Category Archives: Norfolk Island Deaths

Deaths: 1805 NSW and Norfolk Island

All burials at Sydney are at the Old Sydney Burial Ground.  Parramatta burials are at death reg. St Johns Parramatta unless noted. Dates are for burials unless noted.

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William Whiting NSW Corps

William Whiting, NSW Corps, 1794

William Whiting enlisted into the NSW Corps in England in July 1793, arriving in NSW sometime in 1794. He arrived on Norfolk Island most likely aboard the Hunter in July 1800 with Joseph Foveaux NSW Corps Company with the rank of private.

William Whiting drowned at Norfolk Island 24 December 1807.

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