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Marines, Friendship 1788

Browning, William, Private, Royal Marines 51st (Plymouth) Company, assigned to Captain Shea’s Company Port Jackson Garrison, sent to Norfolk Island arriving aboard HM Supply in Mar 1790.

Carver, John: Private, Royal Marines 24th (Plymouth) Company, assigned to Captain-Lieutenant Tench’s Company Port Jackson Garrison.

Chipp, Thomas: Private, Royal Marines 42nd (Plymouth) Company, assigned to Captain-Lieutenant Tench’s Company Port Jackson Garrison. Continue reading Marines, Friendship 1788

Marines, Scarborough Jan 1788

Abbott, Joseph: Drummer, Royal Marines 8th (Portsmouth) Company

Brown, John: Private, Royal Marines 11th (Portsmouth) Company

Brown, John: Private, Royal Marines 56th (Portsmouth) Company, assigned to Captain-Lieutenant Tench’s Company Port Jackson Garrison.

Bullmore, Thomas: Royal Marines 50th (Portsmouth) Company, assigned to Captain Campbell’s Company Port Jackson Garrison, died 11 Nov 1788 Port Jackson. Continue reading Marines, Scarborough Jan 1788

HMS Sirius Ships Marines Jan 1788

List of Ship’s marines of HMS Sirius arriving in NSW Jan 1788 as per order in HMS Sirius Musters, 1786 – 1788, AJCP, Reel 6030, TNA (PRO), ADM 36/10978.

Proctor, William: Sergeant, Royal Marines 11th Company. William was stranded on Norfolk Island in March 1790, as he was a member of HMS Sirius Marine accompaniment.

Gowen, John: Corporal, Royal Marines 47th Company, John was sent to Norfolk Island aboard the Golden Grove Oct 1788. Continue reading HMS Sirius Ships Marines Jan 1788

Elizabeth Lock, Convict, Lady Penrhyn 1788

Elizabeth Lock was born 1763. She was tried with the crime of two counts of break, enter and steal at Gloucester on 26 Mar 1783. Elizabeth was sentence to death but was commuted to 7 years transportation.  She arrived in NSW aboard the Lady Penrhyn 1788 Elizabeth was on rations in Sydney in 1788.

Elizabeth married Richard Morgan, 30 Mar 1788, St Phillips Sydney. Richard MORGAN, Convict, Alexander 1788. Crime: Assault and rob. Tried: Gloucester, 23 Mar 1785. Sentence: 7 years transportation.  Richard arrived on Norfolk Island aboard HM Supply in Jan 1790. Continue reading Elizabeth Lock, Convict, Lady Penrhyn 1788