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Edward Dugard List No 2, 29 feb 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Bridget Duggan 24, on Jan 1840 Disposal list for Westminster, employed by Mr SJ Brown
Bridget Duggan wed William Norton in 1841 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Elizabeth Duggan, female wed William Hughes 1842 #35482 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
James Duggan 18 (single man 9) Labourer Prot both Antrim, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Marquis Of Bute
James Dugan Cleared out from Port Phillip 10 April 1843 and Sailed from Port Phillip 11 April 1843 for Launceston arrived 17 April Henry
John Duggan 24 (single man 21) Labourer RC Both Co. Tipperary, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Gilmore
John Duggan, male wed Mary Dwyer 1842 #35414 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
John Dugan 25 hus (family 10) Labourer RC Both Co. Galway, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Gilmore
Mary Dugan 23 wife of John (family 10) Housekeeper RC Both Co. Galway, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Gilmore
Thomas Dugan 10 months son of John (family 10) came 24 Dec 1841 on the Gilmore
John Duggan - Dugan and Mary Dwyer baptised John 1843, Honora 1845, Catherine 1846,
John Dugan - Duggan and Mary Bugler baptised John 1843, Hugh 1845, Bridget 1847,
John Duggan and Mary Walsh baptised Mary 1843, Ellen 1845 died
John Duggan, List 5, 31 May 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 4 June 1844
John Dugan, No 9, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 13 Oct 1845
John Duggan Page 153 letters at Post Office 31st May 1847
John Duggan shoemaker Flinders lane, Source - 1847 Directory
Joseph Dugan, letter at Geelong Post Office 30 Dec 1843. Source - Geelong Advertiser 1 Jan 1844
Maty Doogan - Dugan aged 25 came Feb 1844 with 235 on the Royal Consort
Mathew Doogan - Dugan wed Margaret Brennan in 1845 at Roman Catholic baptised James 1846, Catherine 1847 died
Mathew Duggan and Margaret Brenan baptised Cath 1847
Mr and Mrs Duggan, cabin arrived 27 Sep 1842 from Liverpool on the Ocean
Mr Duggan, Yarra Hotel Melb, as relations employed George Wilkenson 38 husband of Mary Anne (family 53) arrived 16 Feb 1844 on the Wallace
Mr P Dugan Cleared out from Port Phillip 8 April 1843 for Launceston arrived 11 April then Sydney Sea Horse
Patrick Duggan 24 (single man 49) Carpenter, RC, both, Waterford, came 18 July 1840 on the Theresa
Patrick Duggan wed Mary Byrns in 1840 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne baptised Mary Jane 1841, Elisa Anne 1844
Patrick Duggan Fyans St Geelong Householder List 10 Sep 1844 of Elector in Port Phillip 1 June 1844 to 31 May 1845
Patrick Duggan, one of 469 voters who qualified by Dwelling house in Fyans St Geelong Electors List District of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Courier 8 Aug 1845
Owned Property Marrabool & Fyans Sts Geelong - Freehold Property
Stephen Duggan, The Port Phillip Herald Fri, 28 Apr 1843 postponed decision for Yarra Yarra Hotel
Stephen Duggan, Queens Wharf 'Yarra Steam Packet Hotel' granted Annual License. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 4 May 1844
Samuel Duggan Yarra Steam Packet Hotel Wharf Publican's Night License granted listed on 18 June 1844
Stephen Duggan Flinders St 'Yarra Hotel' granted annual Publican's license - source Port Phillip Herald 17 Apr 1845
S Duggan a Burgess in Lonsdale Ward voted for John Joseph Fawkner who won the seat. Source - Port Phillip Herald 12 Aug 1845
Stephen Duggan, granted application to transfer publican's license for Yarra Hotel, Flinders St to Elias Kettle postponed one week. Source - Port Phillip Herald 8 Jan 1846
Stephen Duggan Directory 1847 Owned Property publican Commercial Hotel North Corio district of Geelong - Freehold Property
Stephen Duggan publican Commercial Hotel North Corio, Source - 1847 Directory
T J Duggan - Crew (Staff 4) came 29 Mar 1841 on the Neptune
William Duggan aged 15 came May 1847 with 338 on the Sir Thomas Arbuthnot
William Duggan wed Elenor White in 1845 at Presbyterian
Duggan and Donnelly Partnership eating house keepers Collins-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Thomas Dugmore, Mrs Dugmore and 5 chn came 5 Sep 1839 by coastal ship Paul Pry, and parents sailed again on 2 Oct on the Brazil Packet with 4 chn
Thomas Dagmore and Ellen Fitzgerald baptised Joseph 1845
Thomas Dugmore artificer Carleton Estate Plenty, Source - 1847 Directory
John Duhy 27 Farm servant RC yes Tipperary, employed by Mr Gray on Disposal list, came Nov 1839 on the William Metcalf
John Duhy in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
Elizabeth Duke 21 (single woman 15) House Servant Prot both Co Armagh, came 30 July 1841 on the Westminster
Elizabeth Duke, female wed John Hogan 1842 #4539 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
H Duke, Melbourne Times 28 May 1842 Page 2 Merchant debt of 175235 pounds, 56.13% of 56 debts listed
J Duke arrived 12-Feb 1840 from Hobart on 5 Feb on the Lillias Source - Port Phillip Herald 14 Feb 1840
Margaret Dulbunty 16 (single woman 19) House Servant RC neither Clare, came 3 Dec 1841 on the Branken Moor
Mr Dulhunty Sailed from Sydney 30 Sep 1838 for Port Phillip on the Denmark Hill
Michael Duly arrived 1 Oct 1841 at Hobart from Port Phillip on 8 May on the Caroline
Miss Dumas arrived at Port Phillip 17 Sept 1843 from Sydney on 9 Sep Shamrock
Mr E Dumaresq arrived 1-Jun 1840 from Launceston on 30 May on the Paul Pry
E Dumaresq on 10 June 1840 purchased suburban allotment in Prahan of 103 acres - source Port Phillip Herald 12 June 1840
Mr Dumas arrived at Launceston from Port Phillip on the steamer 'Seahorse' 21 Feb 1843 - source Launceston Courier27 Feb1843
Mr WHC Dumbleton sailed 7 Sep 1837 from Hobart for Port Phillipon the Adelaide
Richard Dumelow and Ann baptised Syndonia 1846, John Burton 1846 died
John Burton Dummelow died 1846 infant Male aged 2 at Melbourne
Mrs Dumont, and servant arrived 18 Dec 1842 on the Swea
George DuMounin in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
George DuMoulin, List 4, 30 Apr 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 7 May 1844
Johanna Dumphy wed John Haydon in 1845 at Roman Catholic

Christopher Dun List No 2, 29 feb 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Bridget Dunbar 19 (single woman 21) Housemaid, Prot reads, Wexford, came 30 Sept 1840 on the Himalaya
Charles Dunbar died 1847 Male aged 34 at Melbourne Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
Duncan Dunbar has a Deed of Grant received by Sub-Treasury, and ready for delivery upon payment of the regulated fees, source Melbourne Times, 18 March 1843, page 3, Government Notices
Duncan Dunbar freehold one suburban and one cultivation allotment near Portland Portland Bay Electors, resident within the County of Normandy, in Police District of Portland source PPH 9 May 1843
Duncan Dunbar freehold one suburban and 1 cultivation Electors in District of Port Phillip source PPH, 6 June 1843
Frederick Dunbar, Insolvent 259, brewer Melbourne debts 2231 deficiency 1380. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 30 Mar 1844
Frederick Berkley Dunbar, Insolvent Brewer Melbourne applying for Certificate. Source - Port Phillip Herald 13 Sept 1844
Frederick Berkley Dunbar, Insolvency Certificate opposed by a creditor. Source - Port Phillip Herald 1 Nov 1844
Frederick Dunbar jury for Mon 14 April Supreme Court - source Port Phillip Herald 17 Apr 1845
Frederick Dunbar, No 9, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 13 Oct 1845
Frederick Dunbar brewer Richmond, Source - 1847 Directory
George Dunbar, Burgess for La Trobe Ward. Source - Port Phillip Herald 5 Nov 1844
George Dunbar, No 11, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 3 Dec 1845
George Dunbar malster Richmond, Source - 1847 Directory
James Dunbar 24 hus (family 12) Farm servant Prot both Edinburgh, came 26 Jul 1841 on the William Abrams
Sarah Dunbar 26 wife of James (family 12) Farm servant Prot both Inverness, came 26 Jul 1841 on the William Abrams
James Dunbar and Sarah 26 baptised Elizabeth Rose 1846, Mary 1846
James Dunbar arrived at Port Phillip 23 Sept 1843 from Leith via Rio Janiero then Adelaide Camoena
James Dunbar arrived 26 Jan 1844 at Melbourne from Geelong and cleared 2 Feb 1844 and sailed 6 Feb from Melbourne for London on the Camaena, source local newspapers
James Dunbar, List No 7, 31 July 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 6 Aug 1844
James Dunbar 4 Nov 1844 unclaimed letter at Geelong post office
James Dunbar, of River Plenty was granted a Slaughtering License. Source - Port Phillip Herald 8 Jan 1846
James Dunbar overseer of Salting Establishment Yarra Page 32 letters at Post Office 3 Feb 1847
James Dunbar Letter at Post-office unclaimed 27th February, 1847
James Dunbar Poundkeeper River Plenty, 17 March 1847
James Dunbar dealer Bourke street, Source - 1847 Directory
John Dunbar Presbyterian resident Subscriber to build school 1 Mar 1839
John Dunbar sponsor for Catherine Connor baptised 19 May 1839 at St Francis Roman Catholic church
John Dunbar witness to wedding 1 Aug 1839 Thomas Capel to Margaret Hegarty at St James Cathedral, Melbourne
John Dunbar, subscribed 1/1/- to the Testomonial to be presented to Captain Lonsdale, raising a total of 325 pounds 17s from 76 men. Source - Port Phillip Herald 31 Jan 1840
John Dunbar accountant B of A Little Bourke-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
John Dunbar, Foreman The Port Phillip Herald Fri, 19 May 1843 in jury to hear civil case for 18 May
John Dunbar house off Collins St LaTrobe Ward 225 voters Voters in the town of Melbourne 1 June 1843 to 1 June 1844 source PPH 16 May 1843
Mr John Dunbar cleared out from Port Phillip 7 Sept 1843 for Launceston arrived 12 Sep Scout
John Dunbar House Collins Lane Burgess in LaTrobe Ward source PPH 8 Sep 1843
John Dunbar brewer Eastern Hill deficiency 1380 pounds arrived 12 Apr 1844 at Hobart from Port Albert New Insolvent 6 Apr 1844, source local newspapers
John Dunbar Poundkeeper At Morang Pound River Plenty,, Feb 1847
John Dunbar overseer of Salting Establishment Yarra, Source - 1847 Directory
Mr J Dunbar, Cabin arrived 23 Sep 1843 on the Camona
Mr J Dunbar cleared out from Port Phillip 18 Oct 1843 for Launceston Tamar
Margaret Dunbar 23 (10 single woman) House servant Prot Both Rossmonon, came 27 Dec 1841 on the Alexander
Mary Dunbar, for stealing money from Andrew Graham, found Guilty by jury for Supreme Court Mon 18 Nov 1844. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 23 Nov 1844
Mary Dunbar, charged with larceny to be transported for 10 years. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 23 Nov 1844
Captain Dunbar, lady and 2 chn cabin 13 Dec 1842 from Plymouth on the Glenswilly
Mr Dunbar Sailed from Hobart 2 Nov 1836 for Port Phillip, on the Francis Freeling
Mr Dunbar Departed from Sydney 15 Oct 1837 for Port Phillip and Launceston on the Lady Wellington
Mr Dunbar listed on the Dauntless arrived 7 Feb 1840
Mr Dunbar arrived 13 Sep 1841 at Sydney from Port Phillip on 10 Sep on the Sea Horse
Mr Dunbar departed 17 Sep 1841 from Sydney for Port Phillip on the Sea Horse
Mr Dunbar, cabin 13 Dec 1842 from Plymouth on the Glenswilly
Mr Dunbar cleared out from Port Phillip 9 Sept 1843 and sailed 12 Sep from Launceston for Port Phillip Tamar
William Dunbar 19, Shepherd, Prot both Scotland, arrived 26 Jan 1842 from Greenock on the Robert Benn
Mr WJ Dunbar sailed from Port Phillip 20 Oct 1843 for Launceston arrived 28 Oct Tamar
Mr Dunbar arrived 3 Jan 1844 at Port Phillip from Launceston on the Tamar, source local newspapers
James Dunbell, male wed Susannah Dawson 1842 #4537 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
James Dunbell, House Lane off Little Collins St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Lonsdale Ward
James Dunbell a Burgess in Lonsdale Ward voted for George Annand but John Joseph Fawkner won the seat. Source - Port Phillip Herald 12 Aug 1845
James Dunbell Directory 1847 publican Waterman's Arms Collins lane
Margaret Dunbar 23 (single woman 10) House servant Prot Both Rossmonon, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Alexander
Mr Dunbar arrived 15 Aug 1840 from Greenock on the Dauntless
Mr Dunbar arrived 13 Sep 1841 at Sydney from Port Phillip on 10 Sep on the Sea Horse steamer
Mr Dunbar departed 17 Sep 1841 from Sydney for Port Phillip on the Sea Horse steamer
James Dunbell house 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 Dunbell House Lane off Little Collins St Burgess in Lonsdale Ward source PPH 8 Sep 1843
James Dunbell List No 2, 29 feb 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
James Dunbell publican Waterman's Arms Collins lane, Source - 1847 Directory

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