At the age of 34 years Roger Murley joined HMS Sirius at Deptford on 8 Dec 1786, with the birth place of Beaminster Dorest noted on HMS Sirius ships muster.
List of Ship’s marines of HM Supply arriving in NSW Jan 1788 as per order in HM Supply Musters, 1786 – 1791 AJCP, ADM 36/10981, TNA (PRO) Reel 7006. Hoddinott, John: Sergeant, Marines 38th (Portsmouth) Company. Simms, William: Private, Marines 8th Company, discharged 20 May 1789 to HQ Port Jackson. Patrick arrived on Norfolk Island […]Lady Penrhyn 1788, Supply 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, Marines 11th Company. William was stranded on Norfolk Island in March 1790, as he was a member of HMS Sirius Marine accompaniment. Gowen, […]Golden Grove 1788, HMS Sirius 1788, HMS Sirius 1790, Supply 1788
Philip Gidley King was born 23 Apr 1758 Launceston, Cornwall, England, son of Phillip KING and his wife Utricia nee GIDLEY. He arrived in NSW as 2nd Lieutenant aboard HMS Sirius 1788. In the middle of Feb 1788, Lieutenant King of HMS Sirius, a master’s mate, and surgeon’s mate, with four other men from HMS […]Britannia 1796, Guardian 1790, HMS Buffalo 1807, HMS Gorgon 1791, HMS Sirius 1788, Speedy 1800, Supply 1788