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James Archer, NSW Corps, Royal Admiral 1792

James was born Halifax, Yorkshire England. He arrived in NSW aboard the Royal Admiral in 1792 as a corporal. He arrived on Norfolk Island aboard HM Supply in April 1796. By 1798 he held the rank of private with Captain Townson’s Company.

He returned to NSW aboard the Union in March 1805, and then stationed at South Head and Parramatta, returning to England aboard the Hindostan in May 1810. when the NSW Corps was withdrawn. James was discharged in 1811, aged 57 years, after 35 years 8 months of service in the 10th Foot Regiment and 102nd Foot Regiment.[1]

[1] TNA, WO 121/115/86

Emanuel Parry, NSW Corps, Royal Admiral 1792

Name variations include Emmanuel and Perry.

He travelled to Norfolk Island aboard the Hunter in July 1800 with Joseph Foveaux NSW Corps Company with the rank of private.

1802: Emanuel Perry
1804 and 1807: Emanuel Parry
1804 – 1810: Emanuel Perry

He returned to Sydney with a detachment of the 102nd Regiment aboard the Lady Nelson in April 1810. He left the colony aboard the Hindostan in May 1810 and was discharged on his return to England.[1]

[1] TNA, WO 97/1069/101.

Cite this article as: Cathy Dunn, 'Emanuel Parry, NSW Corps, Royal Admiral 1792', Australian History Research, http://www.australianhistoryresearch.info/emanuel-parry-nsw-corps-royal-admiral-1792/, accessed [insert current date]

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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