Tag Archives: Albermarle 1791

John Foreman, Convict, Albemarle 1791

John Foreman born c1764 Greenwich Kent. On 14 July 1790 at Old Bailey was indicted for burglariously and feloniously breaking and entering the dwelling-house of William Dawes, about the hour of two in the night, on the 4th of June last, and burglariously stealing therein an iron roasting jack, value 12 d. twenty pounds weight of old iron, value 1 s. one brass pottage pot, value 12 d. and one padlock, value 6 d. and one staple, value 1 d. his property. He was sentenced to 7 years transportation.[1] He arrived in NSW aboard the Albemarle in 1791. Continue reading

George Holligan, Convict, Albemarle 1791

George Holloghan, was sentenced to 7 years transportation at Clerkenwell, Middlesex on 14 December 1787, arriving in NSW aboard the Albemarle  in 1791. George arrived at Norfolk Island from wreck of ship Endeavour in January 1796 aboard either the Fancy or Providence.  At some time he returned to NSW and enlisted into the  NSW Corps. Continue reading

William Llewellyn, NSW Corps, Albemarle 1791

William Llewellyn was born Westminster England, he enlisted into the NSW Corps as a private in March 1791 arriving in NSW aboard the Albemarle 1791.

He travelled to Norfolk Island most likely aboard the Hunter in July 1800 with Joseph Foveaux NSW Corps Company. William returned to NSW aboard HMS Buffalo in October 1805.

William then served in the Hawkesbury region before returning to England aboard the Hindostan in May 1810.

Cite this article as: Cathy Dunn, 'William Llewellyn, NSW Corps, Albemarle 1791', Australian History Research, http://www.australianhistoryresearch.info/william-llewellyn-nsw-corps-albemarle-1791/, accessed [insert current date]

Richard Gilbert, NSW Corps, Albemarle or Salamander 1791

Richard enlisted into the NSW Corps in June 1789 in England, he arrived in NSW aboard the Albemarle or Salamander in 1791. He travelled to Norfolk Island aboard the Francis in Mar 1794, returning to Port Jackson aboard HM Supply in Nov 1795.

At sometime he travelled back to Norfolk Island, returning to Sydney aboard HMS Reliance in Dec 1799.

He returned to Norfolk Island aboard HMS Porpoise in Mar 1801.  Richard served with the102nd Foot Regiment as private on Norfolk Island from 1801 until his departure aboard the Lady Nelson in Mar 1810. Continue reading