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William Baker, NSW Corps, Salamander 1791

William was born 1771 Surry England. He enlisted into the NSW Corps on August 1789 in England, arriving in NSW aboard the Salamander 1791.

He first arrived on Norfolk Island aboard the Daedalus in Oct 1794, he left Norfolk island for Sydney aboard HM Supply in Nov 1795. Continue reading William Baker, NSW Corps, Salamander 1791

Early Church Records NSW, Norfolk Island, Tasmania 1788 – 1855

How to use the Early Church Records and Parish registries for NSW, Norfolk Island, Tasmania from  1788 to 1855 presentation

Where to obtain copies both online and in libraries and other History Repositories.

* Indexes online

* Digisitaion of early church records

* Obtaining transcriptions of Baptisms, Burials and Marriages

* Using early church records in family history research

Continue reading Early Church Records NSW, Norfolk Island, Tasmania 1788 – 1855

Deaths 1811 NSW and Norfolk Island N – Z

Deaths 1811 N – Z: New South Wales and Norfolk island Continue reading Deaths 1811 NSW and Norfolk Island N – Z

Thomas Dargin: Royal Admiral 1792

Crew Member – Seaman – Royal Admiral 1792
15 May 1792 Thomas Dargin received 3 months pay which places him on board the ship whilst it was in Bernard Dock on the Thames undergoing an overhaul for the voyage. Thomas ran from the Royal Admiral on 8 Nov 1792, this after he received 6 lashes for prior quitting the ship without leave.
Thomas received a land grant at Mulgrve place in July 1795.
1801: Thomas DARGON (sic), 30 acres, Mulgrave Place Continue reading Thomas Dargin: Royal Admiral 1792