Tag Archives: Supply 1791

Norfolk island bdm

Ships to and from Norfolk Island 1788 to 1814

1788
HM Supply
: 28 Feb 1788  
        1st Landing Party 6 Mar 1788
HM Supply: 28 Jul 1788           Carried stores only
Golden Grove: 13 Oct 1788     Marines, male and female convicts Continue reading

Thomas Bolton, NSW Corps, Neptune or Surprize 1790

Thomas Bolton – Boulton was born in 1768 at Birmingham and enlisted into the NSW Corps in June 1789 England. He first travelled to Norfolk Island  HM Supply to Norfolk Island in April 1791 with Captain William Hill.

Thomas Bolton  also served on Norfolk Island from 1800 to 1810, as a Private in NSW Corps. Continue reading

Ship wreck sirius 1790

HM Tender Supply Muster February 1791: Norfolk Island to Port Jackson

Officers and Men belonging to HM late ship Sirius who were stranded on Norfolk Island and travelled from Norfolk Island to Port Jackson in February 1791.

List of passenger from HM Tender Supply travelling from Norfolk Island to Port Jackson in February 1791 included crew members of the late HMS Sirius in order as recorded on shipping muster (TNA – Accounting Departments Ships’ Musters; Series I ADM 36/10981 Reel 7006) . Continue reading

Andrew Fishburn, Private, Royal Marines 35th Portsmouth Company, Alexander 1788

Andrew was born c1760 in Whitby Yorkshire, England. He arrived in NSW with the Royal Marines 35th (Portsmouth) Company with the rank of Private. He served with Captain Shea’s Company as part of the Port Jackson Garrison. Andrew embarked aboard HMS Sirius for the voyage to Norfolk Island, disembarking on 13 Mar at Cascade. Continue reading