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Ann Doolan 19 (single woman 10) House servant RC neither Cork, came 4 Oct 1841 on the Enmore
Ann Dowlen wed James Murphy in 1845 at Roman Catholic
Baldwin Doolan 27 hus (family 5) Whitesmith, RC both, Kingsborn, came 1 May 1840 on the China
Dorah Doolan 27 wife of Baldwin (family 5) bonnet maker, RC both, Kingsborn, came 1 May 1840 on the China
Mary Doolan 2 dau of Baldwin (family 5) RC, Kingsborn, came 1 May 1840 on the China
Bernard Doolan 19 (single man 9) Labourer RC both Ireland came 30 Nov 1841 on the Allan Ker
David Doolan 25 (single man 9) Labourer RC both Cork, came 4 Oct 1841 on the Enmore
David Doolan and and Mary Sheehan parents of Ellena Doolan, aged 5 months, 1 day, born 1 Jun 1846 baptised on 2 Nov 1846 by Rev John Joseph Thiery, Sponsors are Michael Nagle and Elizabeth Manifold - see my Chapman page for this event
John Doolan 27 (single man 22) Labourer RC both Tipperary, came 3 Jun 1841 on the Duchess Of Northumberland
John Doolan and Mary Sheehan baptised Bridget 1842, Owen 1843, Cornelius 1844, Ellen 1846
Mary Donlan / Doolan 18 (single woman 14) Housemaid RC neither Cavan, came 17 July 1841 on the England
Mary Doolan 20 (single woman 24) House Servant RC Reads Co. Kings, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Gilmore
Michael Doolan, 24 hus Labourer RC both Roscommon came 19 Feb 1842 as Bounty Immigrants on the Regulus
Catherine Doolan, 22 wife of Michael Housekeeper RC neither Roscommon came 19 Feb 1842 as Bounty Immigrants on the Regulus
Mr Donovan arrived 7 Oct 1840 from Launceston on the Gem
Owen Doolan 37 hus (family 13) Labourer RC neither Kings Co, came 4 Nov 1841 on the Diamond
Biddy Doolan 27 wife of Owen (family 13) Housekeeper RC neither Kings Co, came 4 Nov 1841 on the Diamond
Pat Doolan 1 and Infant With Owen (family 13) born on board? RC neither Kings Co, came 4 Nov 1841 on the Diamond
Richard Donovan 24 (single man 12) Farm Servant, RC reads, Cork, came 24 June 1840 on the Andromache
Thomas Dolan / Doolan 28 (single man 20) Farm servant, RC, Kings Co, came 10 July 1840 on the Coromandel
Maurice Dooley, died 9m male Melbourne 1842 #38418 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Owen Doolan and Bridget Fahy baptised Michael 1843
James Dooley wed Catherine Keough in 1844 at Roman Catholic St Francis Melbourne
James Dooley, letter to be collected from Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 6 Feb 1844
Directory 1847 settler Stoney Creek county Bourke
Jeremiah Dooley 23 hus ( Steerage) Labourer, came 12 Dec 1841 on the Brankinmoor
Ellen Dooley - Dooley 20 wife of Jeremiah ( Steerage) Housemaid, came 12 Dec 1841 on the Brankinmoor
Jeremiah Dooley and Ellen Holahan, baptised Catherine 1843, Margaret 1845, Margaret 1847,
James Dooley List No 1, 31 Jan 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
James Dooley settler Stoney Creek county Bourke, Source - 1847 Directory
Jeremiah Dooley 23 hus (Steerage 19) Labourer RC both Kings County, came 3 Dec 1841 on the Branken Moor
Ellen Dooley 20 wife of Jeremiah (Steerage 19) Housemaid RC both, came 3 Dec 1841 on the Branken Moor
Patrick Dooley 20 (9 single man) Labourer RC neither Galway, came 27 Dec 1841 on the Alexander
Patrick Dooley, No 11, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 3 Dec 1845
Patrick Doorly - Dooley and Bridget Galvin baptised Mary Anne 1846
Patrick Dooly and Honora Cain baptised Catherine 1845, Matthew 1846
Patrick Dooly watchhouse keeper Williams Town, Source - 1847 Directory
Richard Doolan, No 9, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 13 Oct 1845
William Dooling accountant Little Bourke-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Mary Dooley 27 disallowed (single woman 17) Housemaid RC reads Waterford, came 4 Nov 1841 on the Diamond
Mary Dooley wed Richard Johnson in 1844 at Roman Catholic St Francis Melbourne
Michael Dooly 27 (single man 13) Labourer RC both Limerick, came 19 Sep 1841 on the Forth
Patrick Dooley 20 (single man 9) Labourer RC neither Galway, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Alexander
John Doon and Elizabeth Connor baptised Catherine 1845
Ellen Doora / Dorr 16 (single woman 14) Dairy maid, RC both, Roscrea, came 22 Jan 1840 on the John Bull
Thomas Dorall arrived 30 Nov 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip with on the Henry
Catherine Doores cleared out from Port Phillip 1 Oct 1843 for Portland and Port Fairy Sally Ann
Catherine Doores wed Thomas Mcdermott in 1845 at Presbyterian
Catherine Doran 16 (single woman 16) Cook Prot reads Kilkenny, came 1 Oct 1841 on the Middlesex
Catherine Doran, female wed William Kinahan 1842 #35534 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Catherine Dooras List No 3, 31 Mar 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Elizabeth Dorran 21 (single woman 11) Housemaid, RC both, Kirkudbright, came 1 May 1840 on the China sister of Margaret
Elizabeth Dorran wed David Weir in 1841 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
James Dorran 26 (single man 10) Labourer RC reads, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
James Dorin / Doran 23 (single man 07) Labourer RC neither Co Dublin Left on his own account arrived 16 Apr 1844 on the Sea Queen
James Doran wed Catherine Shannahan in 1846 at Roman Catholic St Marys, Geelong
John Doran, letter at Geelong Post Office 6 Mar 1844. Source - Geelong Advertiser 6 Mar 1844
John Doran, No 9, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 13 Oct 1845
Judy Doran 27 (single woman 24) Housemaid, RC reads, Wexford, came 30 Sept 1840 on the Himalaya
Judith Doran wed Patrick Lacey in 1841 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Margaret Doran / Dorran 20 (single woman 12) Housemaid, RC both, Kirkudbright, came 1 May 1840 on the China sister of Elizabeth
Margaret Doran in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
Margaet Doran List No 11, 30 Nov 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Margaret Dorran wed Edward Crossman in 1847 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Mary Doran 27 (single woman 18) House maid RC both Tipperary, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Lysander
Mary Doron, female wed James Geary 1842 #35419 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Thomas Doran arrived at Launceston from Port Phillip on the brig 'Henry' 30 Nov 1841 - source Launceston Courier6 Dec 1841
William Doran, The Port Phillip Herald Fri, 28 Apr 1843 New Licences refused for Game Cock
William Doran and Anne Adams baptised Edward 1845
William Doran clerk Collins lane, Source - 1847 Directory
Edward Dorathy, 25 hus House servant RC both Cork arrived 17 Feb 1842 from London and Cork on the Thetis
Margaret Dorathy, 24 wife of Edward House servant RC both Cork arrived 17 Feb 1842 from London and Cork on the Thetis
Thomas Dorathy, 1 son of Edward RC Cork arrived 17 Feb 1842 from London and Cork on the Thetis
William Dorbell Indented Head Geelong, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Louisa Dorcey, 19 single woman House maid RC both London arrived 13 Jan 1842 from London and Cork on the Samuel Boddington
Mary Dorcey, female wed William Henry Eades 1842 #4478 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Mr G Dore Arrived at Launceston on 18 Apr 1839 from Port Phillip on the Perseverance
Mr G Dore arrived 23-Mar 1840 from Launceston on 19 Mar, on the Perseverance
Mr G Dore departed 23 Sep 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip on the Tamar
John Dore 32 hus (family 7) Labourer RC reads Limerick, came 19 Sep 1841 on the Forth
Betty Dore 32 wife of John (family 7) Labourer RC reads Limerick, came 19 Sep 1841 on the Forth
Edmund Dore 8, Thomas Dore 6, Patrick Dore 4 and Ellen Dore 18 months dau of John (family 7) RC Limerick, came 19 Sep 1841 on the Forth
John Dore and Elizabeth/Betty baptised Mary 1847 died
Mr John Dorg Departed from Hobart for Port Phillip on 30 Aug 1838 on the Adelaide
John Dorg, letter at Geelong Post Office. Source - Geelong Advertiser 29 Aug 1844
Michael Dorgan, 23 single man Labourer RC both Tipperary arrived 17 Feb 1842 from London and Cork on the Thetis
Michael Doris and Sarah Perins baptised Alice 1843
Michael Dorgan, List No 7, 31 July 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 6 Aug 1844
Michael Doris wed Ann Coleman in 1847 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Mr Dorkinham and child arrived 1 Dec 1841 at Hobart from Port Phillip on 26 Nov, on the Flying Squirrel
shared Dorl and McHennesey Depasturing Licence for Western Port, from 31 July 1843
Forster Dorman and Sarah baptised Elizabeth 1840, Hamilton 1843, Sarah Ann 1846, Jennet 1847
Foster Dorman, letter to be collected from Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 6 Feb 1844
J. Dorman Page 153 letters atPost Office 31st May 1847
H Dorner arrived 26 Mar at Launceston from Port Phillip, in 1841 Paul Pry
John Dorne 25 (single man 49) Groom Prot both, came 2 Oct 1841 on the Thomas Arbuthnot
Samuel Dorney, male wed Bridget Regan 1842 #35477 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Cecilia Dorphan 16 (single woman 20) Cook RC neither Galway, came 1 Oct 1841 on the Middlesex
Cecilia Dorphan - Dalton wed James Costigan in 1846 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Thomas Dorricott Page 32 letters at Post Office 3 Feb 1847
John Dorricull aged 23 came Nov 1846 with 334 on the Maitland
Michael Dorress - Dorris and Sarah baptised David 1841, Alice 1845 died
Thomas Double Crew 17 arrived 22 Sep 1844 from Cork on the Abberton
Thomas Doudle List No 2, 29 feb 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Thomas Double Page 197 Letters at Office 30th June 1847
Alice Doud 18 (single woman 14) Nursery Maid Prot both Meath, came 30 July 1841 on the Westminster
John Dougal settler Burvett's Creek Western Port, Source - 1847 Directory
Joseph Dogal List No 4, 30 Apr 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
James Dougan in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 March 1843
Mr Dougan arrived 13-Jun 1840 from Launceston on the Charlotte
Mr Dougan arrived 19 May 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip on the Will Watch
Bridget Doughan 24, Single woman 9, Housekeeper Newcastle RC both Cook to Mr Brown, arrived 13 Dec 1839 on the Westminster
For Dougherty, see Doherty
Alexander Douglas, letter to be collected from Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 6 Feb 1844
Agnes Douglas 21 dau of James Dairymaid Ayr, employed by Mr Purves, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
Agnes Douglass dressmaker Little Collins st, Source - 1847 Directory
Captain Douglass master arrived at Launceston Wed 11 May 1836 from Port Phillip, and departed from Launceston Weds 11 May 1836 for Port Phillip, on the Douglass
Mr Douglas sailed from Sydney May 5 1836 for Port Phillip, on the Gem
Captain Douglas Departed from Launceston on 3 June 1836 for Port Phillip, on the Gem
Captain Douglas arrived at Launceston on 29 July 1836 from Port Phillip, on the Gem
Captain Douglas, Sailed from Launceston 9 Jan 1837 for Port Phillip on the Gem
Captain Douglas master Arrived at Launceston 15 Feb 1837 from Port Phillip on the Gem
Captain Douglass master Arrived at Launceston 3 Mar 1837 from Port Phillip on the Gem
Captain Douglas master Arrived Launceston on 25 March 1837 from Port Phillip on the Gem
Captain Douglass master Departed from Launceston on 13 June 1837 for Port Phillip on the Gem
Captain Douglass master Departed from Launceston on 6 July 1838 for Port Phillip on the Gem
Captain Douglass master Departed from Launceston on 23 Aug 1838 for Port Phillip on the Gem
Captain Douglass master Arrived at Launceston on 27 Sep 1838 from Port Phillip on the Gem
Captain Douglas Departed from Launceston as a passenger 3 Dec 1838 for London via Port Phillip on the Thomas Laurie
Captain and Mrs Douglass Arrived at Launceston on 11 Feb 1839 from Port Phillip, on the Perseverance
Captain Douglas master Arrived at Launceston on 31 May 1839 from Port Phillip on the Industry
Catherine Douglas 16 (single woman 3) House servant Prot both Perthshire, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Grindlay
Miss Catherine Douglas in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 30 June 1843
David Buglass - Douglas aged 38 came May 1847 with 338 on the Sir Thomas Arbuthnot
Donald Douglas Murrundundi Goulburn River Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Donald Douglas in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 March 1843
Donald Douglas, List 5, 31 May 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 4 June 1844
Donald Douglas a carpenter living at Merri Creek, gave evidence to the jury inquiring into death of Ellen Quirk I saw the accident, and went for help. Source - Port Phillip Herald 1 Jul 1845
Donald Douglass - Douglas Directory 1847 settler Murrarrandi Goulburn
Donald Douglass settler Murrarrandi Goulburn, Source - 1847 Directory
Euphemia Douglass milliner Little Collins st, Source - 1847 Directory
George Douglass - Douglas and Jane baptised Margaret 1845, Mary Ann 1846
George Douglas, List No 9, 30 Sep letter to be collected from Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 1 Oct 1844
George Douglass labourer off Bourke street, Source - 1847 Directory
Georgiana Douglas 21 (single woman 10) House Servant Prot Reads Dublin, came 26 Nov 1841 on the Wallace
Hellen Douglas in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 29 April 1843
Henry Douglass land surveyor Collins-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Henry Douglass in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 29 May 1843
Mr Henry Douglas Cleared out from Port Phillip 20 July 1843 for Launceston arrived 27 July Scout
Mr HD Douglas in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 March 1843
Henry Douglas 8 Aug 1844 unclaimed letter at Geelong post office
H Douglas and W Douglas Partnership Mount Macedon Ranges Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Isabella Douglass came Oct 1839 with 234 on the David Clark
Isabella Douglass strawbonnet maker Little Collins st, Source - 1847 Directory
James Douglas wed 10 Jan 1839 to Eliza Pearson witnesses William Harper, Neil Campbell, Hugh Maclean and Thomas Burn by Rev James Forbes Presbyterian
James Douglass Departed from Launceston, on 14 Jan 1839 for Port Phillip, on the Wallaby
James Douglas 45 with wife and 7 chn, Farm Overseer Edinburgh, employed by Mr Purves, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
Mrs Douglas 50 wife of James with James 17, Robert 15, Isabella 13, Euphenia 10, Joseph 9, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
Janet Douglas 23 dau of James Dairymaid Ayr, with parents, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
James Douglas junior died 3 Dec 1839 aged 17 labourer Presbyterian burial
James Douglas, The Port Phillip Herald Tue, 15 May 1843 in jury to hear criminal case for 14 May
James Douglass house and stables Collins st Lonsdale Ward 239 voters Voters in the town of Melbourne 1 June 1843 to 1 June 1844 source PPH 16 May 1843
James Douglas in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 30 Aug 1843
James Douglas, House Little Collins St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Lonsdale Ward
James Douglass, one of 105 who signed letter supporting ministry by Rev Peter Gunn. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 10 Aug 1844
James Douglas a Burgess in Lonsdale Ward voted for George Annand but John Joseph Fawkner won the seat. Source - Port Phillip Herald 12 Aug 1845
James Douglas died 9 Jul 1839 aged 35 years labourer Presbyterian burial
James Douglass 19 (single man 11) Labourer Prot both Armagh, employed by Mr Hobson, London Hotel, Melb arrived 16 Feb 1844 on the Wallace
Capt James Douglas, arrived 20 Dec 1844 on the Vixen
James Douglas died 1847 Male aged 52 at Melbourne
James Douglass livery stable keeper Little Collins st, Source - 1847 Directory
John Douglass Departed from Launceston, on 14 Jan 1839 for Port Phillip, on the Wallaby
John Douglas 29, Single man 9, Labourer Sharplough, in Historical Records of Vic, Vol 4, immigrants arrived 13 Dec 1839 on the Westminster
John Douglas 29, Shepherd, Gone up country, came Dec 1839 on the Westminster
John Douglas in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 29 April 1843
John Douglas cleared out from Port Phillip 1 Dec 1843 for Western Port Alpha
John Douglas List No 7, 31 July 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
John Douglas, No 11, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 3 Dec 1845
Captain John Douglas master arrived 20 Dec 1844 at Melbourne from Glasgow 30 Aug and Greenock 2 Sep on the Vixen , source local newspapers
Mr Douglass Departed from Sydney on 28 Dec 1839 for Port Phillip and Launceston on the Indemnity
Rev Mr Douglas, arrived from Sydney on the Barque 'Indemnity' as Cabin Passenger on 7 Jan 1840. Source - Port Phillip Herald 10 Jan 1840
Mr Douglas arrived 29 Feb 1840 from Launceston 25 Feb on the Socrates
Mr and Mrs Douglas and 2 chn arrived 30-Apr 1840 from Launceston on 26 April on the Tamar - source Port Phillip Herald 1 May 1840
Mr Douglas 14 Dec 1840 cleared for Sydney on the Perfect
Mr Douglas 16 May 1841, departing from Sydney for Port Phillip, on the Anne
Mr Douglas arrived 19 May 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip on the Will Watch
Mr Douglass Arrived 1 Jan 1842 at Sydney from Port Phillip on 28 Dec 1841 on the Sea Horse
Mr Douglas Cleared out 14 Jan 1843 from Port Phillip for Launceston Tamar
Mrs Douglas and 4 chn cleared out from Port Phillip 7 Oct 1843 for Launceston arrived 11 Oct Scout
Mr Douglas cleared out from Port Phillip 13 Oct 1843 for Western Port Alpha
Mr Douglas arrived 8 June at Port Phillip from Sydney on 28 May, in 1841 Australasian Packet
Mr Douglas cleared on 10 Sep 1844 and sailed on 12 Sep for Launceston arrived 2 Oct Tamar, source local newspapers
Mr Douglas arrived 3 Oct 1844 at Launceston from Port Phillip and Circular Head Tamar, source local newspapers
Robert Douglas 37 hus (family also Steerage 58) Farm Servant Prot both Manchester, came 17 July 1841 on the England
Jane Douglas 31 wife of Robert (family also Steerage 58) Farm Servant Prot both Manchester, came 17 July 1841 on the England
W Douglas and H Douglas Mount Macedon Ranges Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
William Douglas in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 30 June 1843
William Douglas List No 2, 29 feb 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
William Douglas wed Bridget baptised Clara 1845
Page 197 Letters at Office 30th June 1847
William Douglas aged 21 came Nov 1846 with 334 on the Maitland
William Douglass artist off Bourke lane, Source - 1847 Directory
W B Douglass Letter at Post-office unclaimed 27th February, 1847
William Henry Douglas and Margaret baptised Marian 1847
Richard Doukin List No 2, 29 feb 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Bridget Doulin, died 14d female Melbourne 1842 #38325 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Mr Doumaria arrived 13 August 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip on the Tamar - source Launceston Courier16 Aug 1841
William Dourac 29 (single man 14) Gardener, Prot both, Buckington, came 22 Jan 1840 on the John Bull
Catherine Douris, 20 single female House Servant RC, reads Co Tyrone, Bounty arrived 23 Aug 1842 from Greenock on the Manlius

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