Joseph was born c1762 at Withington near Hereford in England. As a private of the Royal Marines 11th (Portsmouth) Company, he arrived in NSW aboard the Alexander 1788. Joseph was sent to Norfolk Island aboard HM Supply in June 1789, on board were 15 marines and no convicts. Continue reading
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
John HOWELL, Private – Royal Marines 15th (Plymouth) Company, Charlotte 1788.
He served with Captain-Lieutenant Meredith’s Company as part of the Port Jackson Garrison.
John arrived on Norfolk Island aboard HMS Sirius in March 1790, disembarking from HMS Sirius after she was wrecked on 19 March. Continue reading
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.
William Coleman arrived in NSW aboard Minerva in 1800. He arrived on Norfolk Island aboard HMS Buffalo in May 1803 as a private of the 102nd Regiment. Also aboard HMS Buffalo was his common law wife Mary Howe (Free, Minerva 1800) and her future husband William Spears. Its seems that Mary How upon arrival on Norfolk Island was with William Spears.
William returned to NSW aboard the Union in Mar 1805 and was then stationed at Parramatta. He returned to England aboard the Hindostan in May 1810, when the NSW Corps was withdrawn.
Thomas was born in Scotland, he enlisted in the NSW Corps in June 1789 in England, he arrived in NSW with the second fleet.
He travelled to Norfolk Island aboard HMS Porpoise in Jan 1801. He served as a private with the 102nd regiment on Norfolk Island until his departure aboard the Lady Nelson in Apr 1810. Thomas left the colony returning to England aboard the Hindostan in May 1810.