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George Benson: NSW Corps, Matilda 1791

 George BENSON, Private NSW Corps, Matilda 1791, his wife Ann also arrived aboard the Matilda 1791. George enlisted into the NSW Corps June 1789 in England.

George received a land grant 13 December 1794 at West Side of Iron Cove Creek Croydon NSW.

They arrived on Norfolk Island with their five children (all born in Sydney) in July 1800 aboard the Hunter with Joseph Foveaux NSW Corps Company. Continue reading

Deaths: 1805 NSW and Norfolk Island

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.

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Deaths 1796 NSW and Norfolk Island

All deaths in Sydney are burials at the Old Sydney Burial Ground unless noted.

Burials at Parramatta are at St Johns Parramatta unless noted.

In most cases the dates refer to burial dates.

Research and Indexed by Historian Cathy Dunn

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Deaths and Burial 1798: Sydney, Parramatta and Norfolk Island

List of Deaths and Burial 1798: Sydney, Parramatta and Norfolk Island

Research and Indexed by Historian Cathy Dunn

All deaths in Sydney are burials at the Old Sydney Burial Ground unless noted. Burials at Parramatta are at St Johns Parramatta unless noted.

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