List of the 29 first fleeters who were buried at Devonshire Street Cemetery and were re-interned to Botany in 1901.
Robert Watson died September 1819 – Headstone
Ann Wood, died December 1819. She may have been buried at Old Sydney Burial Ground
James Williams died March 1820
Elizabeth Vandercom (Evans) died September 1820
William Wall died February 1821
Samuel Griffiths, died August 1821
William Tonks/Tunks died August 1821
James Squire died May 1822 – Altar Tomb, which today is at the Botany Pioneer Park
Image James Squire tomb. Photographs of tombstones in Devonshire Street Cemetery 1900 -1901, Josephine Foster, Mitchell Library, Sydney
John Nichols/Nicholls died December 1822 – Headstone
John Trace died July 1823 Headstone still stands at Botany today.
Image: John Trace headstone, AHR collection from Pioneer Memorial Park at Botany.
Joseph Haines, died January 1824 – Headstone. This headstone was still standing in 1969 – did not survive – and not part of the Botany Pioneer Park (1974)
Image Joseph Haynes headstone, Photographs of tombstones in Devonshire Street Cemetery 1900 -1901, Josephine Foster, Mitchell Library, Sydney
Margaret Bunn died May 1825
Joseph Tuzo, died October 1825. His death notice appear in the Australian, 6 October 1825: “On Tuesday last, Mr. Joseph Tuzo, an inhabitant of this Colony since its first establishment”
Tamisson Simms (Tamasin Allen) died November 1825. See William Simms
Hannah Pugh (Smith) died October 1826 – Headstone
Ann Fowles (Holt) died November 1826
Ferdinand Doolan/Dowlan died February 1827
William Tyrrell (Tyrrill) died June 1827 – Headstone
Image Joseph Tyrrill headstone, Photographs of tombstones in Devonshire Street Cemetery 1900 -1901, Josephine Foster, Mitchell Library, Sydney
Frances Mintz (Davis) died November 1828 – Headstone
Image Frances Mintz and Mary Marshall headstone, Photographs of tombstones in Devonshire Street Cemetery 1900 -1901, Josephine Foster, Mitchell Library, Sydney.
John Silverthorn/Silverthorne, died October 1829
Thomas Tynan – Tyning, died July 1830
Sarah Archer (Burdo) died July 1834 – Headstone
George Atkins – Atkinson died 1834
John Ramsay died January 1836
Jane Chipp (Langley) died February 1836
Isaac Archer died June 1836 – Headstone
John Pugh died September 1836
Henry Wright died August 1837
James Balding/Baldwin died December 1838
William Poore/Power died January 1839
Sarah Bellamy died February 1843
John Howard died January 1847
Mary Marshall, died April 1849 – Headstone (see Frances Mintz)
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