George was tried at Maidstone, Kent, 17 March 1785 for assault and stealing, he received the sentence of death which commuted to 7 years transportation. He arrived in NSW aboard the Alexander 1788.
George married Mary Harrison (Convict, Lady Penrhyn 1788) as George Wittiker and Mary Harris 23 March 1788 Sydney. They both arrived on Norfolk Island aboard HMS Sirius in March 1790 with their daughter Hannah (born 1788 Sydney),
William was born c1760 in Warwickshire England. He was sentence to death for assaulting John Drain on the King’s Highway, on the 21st of Decr last, and putting him in fear and danger of his life, and feloniously taking from his person and against his will, two linen handkerchiefs, value 6 d. two linen shirts, value 4 s. two pair of thread stockings value 12 d. two linen stock, value 12 d. one pillow bier, value 6 d and one striped linen waistcoat, value 6 d. the property of James Haywood. Continue reading
George Egglestone was born 1763 Newenden, Kent England. Trade: Barber. Crime: Break, enter and steal with stealing a wooden tile and 9 shillings. Tried: Maidstone, 13 Mar 1786. Sentence: 7 years transportation. Continue reading
The Norfolk Island Victualling Book notes that Private Thomas Ashbury first went to Norfolk on the Atlantic, 4 November 1791, and received stores throughout 1792 until Kitty left for Port Jackson on 9 March 1793. He returned again to Norfolk Island aboard the Francis with the NSW Corps for 9 March 1794 until 31 December 1795, returning to NSW aboard the Francis. Continue reading