Mary and Sarah Lucas, died Norfolk Island

Twins Mary and Sarah Lucas were born 17 Aug 1790 on Norfolk Island. Daughters of Nathaniel Lucas (Convict Scarborough 1788) and Olive Gascoigne (Convict Lady Penrhyn 1788). Both arrived on Norfolk Island, as part of the first landing party on 6 Mar 1788, leaving Port Jackson in Feb 1788 aboard the Supply.

Mary and Sarah were killed, when a large Norfolk Island Pine tree fell on the Lucas family house on 2 Feb 1792.

Lucas Twins plaque, Emily Bay Norfolk Island, courtesy of Lucas descendant Anne Kane

Cite this article as: Cathy Dunn, 'Mary and Sarah Lucas, died Norfolk Island', Australian History Research,, accessed [insert current date]
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