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Henry Wright, Royal Marines, Prince of Wales 1788

Henry Wright, Private, Royal Marines 51st (Plymouth) Company, Prince of Wales 1788.

Also aboard was his wife Mrs Ann Wright and their new born daughter Mary Ann. Henry and Ann were married 20 Oct 1786 Portsea, Hampshire, England. Their daughter Mary Ann Wright was baptised 19 Aug 1787 on board the Prince of Wales at Rio de Janerio, the baptism appears in St Phillips registrar as Charlicut Wright. Continue reading

Edward Haven, Serjeant, NSW Corps Pitt 1792

Edward Haven arrived in NSW aboard the Pitt in 1792. In June 1800 he was residing in Sydney with one servant. In July 1800 he travelled to Norfolk Island aboard the Hunter with Joseph Foveaux’s NSW Corps Company part of the 102nd Regiment.

In 1808 Edward Haven was promoted to Pay Master Sergeant in Dec 1808.

Edward returned to Sydney with a detachment of the 102 Regiment aboard the Lady Nelson in April 1810. He then returned to England.

Cite this article as: Cathy Dunn, 'Edward Haven, Serjeant, NSW Corps Pitt 1792', Australian History Research, http://www.australianhistoryresearch.info/edward-haven-serjeant-nsw-corps-pitt-1792/, accessed [insert current date]

NSW Corps 1804 Norfolk Island

Seletta Guest: Royal Admiral 1792

GUEST, Seletta

Convict. Silette Guest as per Convict Indent
Arrived Royal Admiral 1792
Tried: 6 Aug 1791, Worcester, 7 years transportation

1801: Lettesia Guest, expired convict living in Sydney, off stores.

1806: Letitia Guest, Concubine with William Day (arrived Pitt, 1792) with children of one male natural, one female natural

Seletta Guest died September 1810 Sydney
Buried as 9 September 1810, age 45 years
Old Sydney Burial Ground.

Cite this article as: Cathy Dunn, 'Seletta Guest: Royal Admiral 1792', Australian History Research, http://www.australianhistoryresearch.info/seletta-guest-royal-admiral-1792/, accessed [insert current date]