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OrissaArrived 10 May 1840, Captain Brown, from London and Plymouth via Adelaide, barque, 323 tons,
list paper 7 April. Passengers Miss Friend, Miss Lyons, Messrs O Gourlay, Carr , Cameron, Oliver, Anderson and Campbell
Steerage Mrs Corbett and 3 chn, Mr Williams, H Cameron Anderson, Draper wife and child, H Mackenzie.
See visit to Adelaide of Orissa recorded by Di Cummings.
PerfectArrived: 8 November 1840 ship 658 tons, Captain Snell Master, from Greenoch, 24th June. Have fiche page, also
Port Phillip Herald Tuesday November 10th 1840, Shipping Intelligence:-
Passengers Mrs Major Fraser/Frazer, two Misses Frazers, Misses Sarah Montgomery and Jean Montgomery, Mr and Mrs McDonald of Glengary, two Misses McDonald, Master McDonald, Miss Baird and Mr and Mrs Richards, Messrs Frazer, Bell, James Cuthbert, Mirsh, and Matthew, 44 in the steerage
List from Victorian web site - John Bon 32, John Cameron 22, Wm Enwin 20, Francis Mcgregor 23, James Walker 19, and the 9 listed for the Bounty claim
From Celtic influence -
On 24 June 1840, the Perfect sailed for Port Phillip, arrived 8 Nov 1840. Aboard was the Highland chief Macdonald of Glengarry, his family and entourage "the most wealthy emigrants we should suppose that ever left the Clyde" along with his cattle and herdsmen. Three months later, the John Cooper left for New South Wales with almost one hundred of "the most wealthy and respectable description, taking out an immense capital in money, besides livestock of valuable kinds."
Port Phillip Herald - 14 Dec cleared for Sydney with part of original cargo. Passengers Mrs M'Donald, Miss M'Donald, and Masters M'Donald, Mr Jamieson and wife, Miss Baird, Mr Richards and wife, Mrs Browne and child, Messrs Connell, Croker, Douglas, Girdwood, Mather, Mood, Nash, Rankin, McKenzie , 31 in the steerage.
Rajasthanarrived 9 March 1840 ship, 700 tons, Captain Duncan Ritchie Commander, from London 27 Oct and Adelaide 26 February.
Passengers cabin, from England Mr and Mrs Greig, Messrs J Perry and F Perry, and Mr Mackenzie, from Adelaide Messrs Empson, Fisher, Pickering, Thorn, Wallack and six in the steerage
See visit to Adelaide of Rajasthan recorded by Di Cummings.
The SeppingsCaptain Rawlings, barque, 344 tons, arrived in Capmbells Wharf, Port Jackson, this 22 day of April 1840, carried a cargo of sugar from Calcutta to Port Phillip (Melbourne) and Port Jackson (Sydney) together with passengers, convicts and soldiers.
The web page Seppings was written by Alex Rogers 18/5/1999, who explains - On board was my 3x Great-grandfather, Domingo Garcia [Gressier], a Portuguese speaking native of Bombay, transported for stealing jewellery.
Cabin passengers Mr and Mrs Nails and family, Messrs Brown, Buchran, Cooper, Hutchinson and Sparks
Fifteen surviving convicts from Calcutta in charge of four soldiers and Eight prisoners of the Crown from Port Phillip
Statesmanarrived 20 June 1840, barque, 345 tons, Capt John Quiller, left Liverpool 4 Feb 1840 and arrived at Port Phillip 20 June 1840 with merchandise. Image 234
Cabin - Messrs Buchannan, Campbell, Craig, with Mrs Maneugh for Sydney
14 July 1840 departed for Sydney, Agents Dunlop & McNab
Strathfieldsayearrived 9 May 1840 from Sydney 24 April, barque, 476 tons, Captain Spence, to this port brings
passengers - Mrs Spence,, Mr Bullen wife and child, Mr Forster wife and child, Mr Symmonds and wife, Mrs Munday, Mrs Umphelby, Captain Bentley, Rev Mr Grainger, Captain Wilson Messrs Ballingall, Bourne, RH Browne, Crawford, Deane, G Harper, Ingleton, Ingleton, Mr Maitland, C Manton, Frederick Manton, J Manton, Ogilvie, Pickering, and Maitland; and 50 in the steerage.
Imports list in paper for 12 May.
Theresaarrived 18 Jul 1840, ship, 496 tons, Captain Walter Young master, from London via Plymouth 24 March 1840 and , Agent Mr John Marshall. Have 9 fiche pages, also Images 59-64, Total of 243 names, including 17 who went on to Sydney
18 July 1840 "Port Phillip Herald' reported a vessel "Theresa" arrived at Port Philip with immigrants presumably from Britain. Passengers Cabin Mr and Mrs Smyth, Mrs M Kay, Messrs Roske, Gibbons, Tyson, Davy, Zouch and Cumming, Rev R Darey, Dr and Mrs Lindiman. 10 Intermediate and 216 steerage
- For more details and list see my Theresa page.
Aug 8 - Theresa cleared for Sydney, Passengers Cabin - Mrs Mackay, Mrs Lindame Messrs Lindame, Zouch, Rourke, Gibbons, Davy; Intermediate Messrs Tuffin, Lasater, Bligh, M'Ronald, Mackay; 11 in the Steerage, part of original cargo.
Page 181 - Bounty, 14 folk went on to Sydney - Mary Bartlett 22, Eliza Martin 24, Peter Mcronald 34, Jane Mcronald 25, Peter Mcronald 4, James Quinlan 30, Sarah Quinlan 27, Hanly Quinlan 3, Susanna Quinlan 0, Anne Quinlan 28, Eliza Quinlan 26, John 2 Sullivan 32, Mary Sullivan 28,
Thomas Harrisonarrived 31 Oct 1840, barque, 366 tons, Captain Smith master, from Plymouth 27 June,
Passengers Dr and Mrs Clutterbuck and child, Mr and Mrs Council, Messrs Connolly, Griffiths, Hill, Lindsay, Littlehale, Moore, Runbold, Lindsay, and Littlehale and 2 servants
22 Dec cleared for Swan River and India. Passengers Honorable William Talbot, Messrs Snodgrass, Runbold and Clark, 5 in the steerage
Tomatinarrived 9 Apr 1840, barque, 428 tons, Mr Hardinge Captain Wingate, from Greenock via Adelaide on 4 Apr 1840, with merchandise. Image Scotland 101
Cabin passengers from Adelaide Judge Cooper, Mr Bogle and Mr Hardinge
Departed 4 may for Batavia in ballast
See visit to Adelaide of Tomatin recorded by Di Cummings.
Vesperarrived 14 Dec 1840, brig, 224 tons, Capt Michael Thomas/Kames master, from Liverpool, out 94 days
Dec 14 - noted arrival of Vesper, Dec 18, import details, no passengers listed.
23 souls in 6 families, Mrs Lyddy died at Sea, 12 children, 2 single men and 12 single women, total bounty 540 pounds paid to AB Smith & Co
Passengers - Rev. J. S. Bolden, wife, 4 children and 2 servants - confusion, as the Vesper had 6 cases, 2 bales and 3 barrels belonging to Bolden. He is also listed as arriving on the Dumfries (with no imports in his name), and may have had cattle on the Orient, all of which arrived in Port Phillip the same time, as did the Midlothian and the Anne, both from Leith
William Barresarrived 7 Feb 1840, 275 tons, Captain Norrie/Norrie, from London 8 July 1839 to Adelaide 20 Dec 1839, Jan 31 still at Adelaide
Feb 7 arrival, Passengers from London - Mr Jacob Hagen, Mr Sungen, Mr William Charles Bond and wife
From Adelaide - Mr Huon; servants, Jerry Murphy, Henry Benson, George Rogers, John Simons, Agent JB Were
William Metcalfewith Captain Edward Phillipson Master, Agent 1838 is W Walker departed Portsmouth (1834 May 25) to Hobart Town (1834 Sep 4)
1 Sep arrived Sydney yesterday, from London whence sailed 15 May with 250 emigrants of Mr Marshall's selection, including 21 cabin passengers, had 3 births and one child died during voyage.
15 Sep 1838, Discharging cargo at Sydney
Sydney (1838 Oct 2) to Java/India
Plymouth (1839 Jul 24) to Melbourne (1839 Nov 15)
Melbourne (1839 Dec 14) to Sydney (1839 Dec 7) and left Sydney 31 Jan 1840
William Metcalfearrived 10 Feb 1840, ship, 445 tons Master Phillipson, left Sydney 31 Jan,
14 Feb has list of Passengers Dr O'Mullane, Mr and Mrs Lyon Campbell, 3 chn and 3 servants, Mr Fenwick and three Misses Fenwick (the new police magistrate at Geelong),
Messrs Arrowsmith, Arundell, Brown, Ogilvie, Eyre, Campbell, Hamilton, Harvey, Kilgrove, Oliver, Thompson, Troper and 74 in the steerage
Commercial Journal and advertiser report - printed 1 Feb 1840
Mr. & Mrs. Campbell, three children, and 3 servants; three Misses Fenwick, Messrs. Fenwick, Brown, Ogilvie, Hamilton, Eyre, Campbell, Kelgour, Arrowsmith, Oliver, Harvey, Arundell, Thompson, Troper, & O’mullane; and seventy-four in the steerage
William Metcalfeon 9 March 1840 cleared Port Phillip for Madras and Calcutta in ballast
Bridget Sharman, ultimately to marry George Egerton arrives in the "William Metcalfe" into Port Phillip, Victoria on 27 Aug 1841 from Cork. Biddy is travelling with her brother, Daniel.
18 Sep 1841 laid on for Manilla and sailed 13 Oct 1841
The Rivett family emigrated to Australia leaving Cork on 24 November 1843 aboard the ship "William Metcalf". The passage was arranged under contract by Messrs. Carter & Bonns of London with Her Majesty's Land and Emigration Commissioners for the conveyance to Sydney and Port Phillip of 2000 Statute Adults at the rate of £18/14/- per Statute Adult. Captain of the ship was Edward Philipson.; First Mate: John Wells; Surgeon Supt.: Thomas Phillips.
London (1843 Nov 4) to Sydney (1844 Mar 13)
9 June 1844 departed Sydney for Calcutta with horses &c. Passengers—Mr and Mrs Middleton, five children and servant, Mr A Dickson and servant, Mr Shepherd and servant, Mr Wilkins, Mr Beaumont; steerage, Messrs Spencer, Ximenes, Newhorne, Slowley, Lawbourn, Adams, Littlejohn.
Sydney (1844 Jun 9) to Calcutta
Calcutta (1844 Oct 4) to Cape of Good Hope (1844 Dec 6)
Cape of Good Hope (1845 Jan 16) to London
Downs (1845 Jun 7) to Sydney (1845 Oct 2)
William Woolleyarrived Port Phillip 27 Aug 1840, a brig, 199 tons, Captain Truscott master, from Sydney, cleared Monday 17 August.
Passengers are Dr Agnew with Dr Arthur O'Mullane and Colonel and Mrs Wall
William Woolley Arrived Sydney 4 Oct, reported 7 Oct
From The Cork Examiner, 30 December 1863, On the 21st October, 97 Burke-street, West Melbourne, Arthur O'Mullane, M.D., aged 51 years, son of the late Jeremiah O'Mullane, Buttevant.
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