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1802 muster

List of Free Settlers from England who been left by different Ships with no order from Government as in the 1802 Muster

List of Free Settlers from England who have been left by different Ships without any Order from Government with the Quantity of Ground Cropped, Stock &c.as appeared in the Muster in 1802. Names as in order as per list. Continue reading

Deaths 1808 NSW and Norfolk Island Surnames A – K

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.

Surname – First Name – Burial Date – Location – Notes Continue reading

John Vincent, NSW Corps, Boddingtons 1793

John Vincent was born in Kent England. He enlisted in NSW Corps in November 1791, arriving in NSW aboard the Boddingtons in 1793

He arrived on Norfolk island most likely aboard the Hunter in July 1800 with Joseph Foveaux NSW Corps Company with the rank of private. John left Norfolk Island for Sydney aboard the Union in March 1805 and was then stationed to Parramatta. He returned to England aboard the Hindostan in May 1810, when the NSW Corps was withdrawn.

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Norfolk island

Norfolk Island History Lovers Tour

Bernard Sands, Convict, Boddington 1793

Barnaby Sands was Tried:  Convicted: Antrim County Ireland, August 1792, age: 24 years. Sentence: 7 years Transportation.

9 – 12 Aug 1797 as Barney Sands in Sydney, he was charged with burglary stealing a pair of trousers, two towels and a sheet, valued at 9/-, he pleaded not guilty, but received  a sentence of 7 years transportation as well as hard labour in the Iron Hut.[1]

On 27 May 1800 as Barnaby Sands, he was found guilty and sentence to death for the crime of stealing two shirts from the house of William Neale and Sarah Townsend at Parramatta. He then received a colonial pardon from the corporal punishment sentence.[2]

However he was sent to Norfolk Island sometime during the time period June 1800 to December 1801. Continue reading