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Rev Mr Grainge Cabin - arrived 24 April 1840 from Sydney on the Strathfieldsaye
Rev Dr Grange sailed 25-Aug 1840 for Launceston on the Water Lilly
Rev Mr Grange sailed 5-Oct 1840 for Sydney on the Mandane
Mr Grange arrived 22 Jan 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip on the Industry
The Rev. Rochfort Burrow Grange, the Ipswich St Peter's Parish Records, Suffolk, records the issue of his Stipendiary curate's licence; at stipend of £60 p.a. FB101/C3/4 7 Oct. 1827.
Rev Rochfort Burrow Grange was ordained a Deacon at the Chapel Royal, with BA, St John's College Cambridge, on Trinity Sunday 21 May 1837, by the Lord Bishop Rev. Richard Chapell Grange, of Sallymount, co. Wicklow born 1736 and died 1779, wed Mary Rochfort in Ireland. Their son Rochfort Grange wed 10 Apr 1794 to Caroline Ann Burrow at Bromley, Kent, England, and son Rochfort Burrow Grange christened 28 Sep 1795 at Bromley, Kent, UK wed c1834 to Sarah and only surviving child Ann Caroline Grange christened 20 Mar 1836 at Lingfield, Surrey, England wed 7 Aug 1855 to Robert Peel Raymond, youngest son of the late James Raymond Esq., at St James's Church in Sydney, NSW and had 7 chn.
The drawing of 100,000 acres of Wellington lots was held in London on the 29th July, 1839. Rev Rochfort Grange is recorded as a Householder (entry 146, Ghuznee St and entry 701, Wright St) in early Wellington, New Zealand - book published 1928.
He was in Melbourne when Abraham Dathe Ward married Harriet Ridley, daughter of Edward Ridley and Jane Taylor, on 21 Sep 1840 at Parish of St James Melbourne, Bourke, Vic, Australia. They were married by banns by Rev Rochfort Burrow Grange. On 13 Jan 1841 Rev Mr Grange departed in the Industry for Launceston and returned The Industry departed 20 Mar 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip with Rev R.B. Granger, Passenger, arrival reported 26 Mar 1841 in Port Phillip Herald.
In 1843 he was one of 21 Clergy of the Church of England in the Archdeaconry of Van Dieman's Land, wanting Govt assistance to establish schools maintained by the churches - noting that using 1841 Census figures, there were 8 Church of England to each in 3 other denominations. In 1841 the Rev. Francis Russell Nixon was appointed the first Bishop of Tasmania, Installation recorded on Page 2, in Hobart Courier for Friday 28 July 1843. Courier Page 4, for 17 Nov 1843 prints the Lord Bishop of Tasmania's list of those Surrogates for issuing Marriage Licenses within Van Dieman's Land
The Courier (Hobart, Tas) Wednesday 4 August 1847 records his appointment in the Commission of the Peace. He was at St Matthews Church, Rokeby, Clarence Plains 1844 - 1847.

Rev Grange was following the work of Rev William John Aislabie
William John Aislabie was born in London in 1805, being the son of Benjamin Aislabie. He was educated at Eton ; matriculated at Trinity College, Cambridge, in 1826 ; graduated in honours B.A. 1830 ; and won the Tyrwhitt Hebrew scholar ship the same year. He was appointed Chaplain 1830. He served at Secunderabad from 1831 to 1834, when he obtained an appointment in Van Diemen's Land and left India.
On Fri 14 Nov 1834, the 'Hobart Town Courier' recorded the death at sea on board the Princess Victoria, of William, son of Revd. W.I. Aislabie aged 8 months. The Sydney Herald (NSW : 1831-1842) (about) Monday 15 December 1834 reported that Van Dieman's Land has acquired two able pastors, the Rev Mr Naylor who has now recovered from illness, and the Rev Mr Aislabie, who preached a very imnpressive sermon in St David's Church on Sunday.
Colonial Times (Hobart, Tas. : 1828-1857) Tue 11 Oct 1842 Page 4 records a petition, signed by the Ministers of the Church of England - Phillip Palmer AM, A Archdeacon; William Bedford Senior Chaplain; William Gerrard (who agrees with subject, but not the petition); James Norman; WH Browne LLD; RR Davies BA; WL Gibbon MA; J Walker MA; George Wilkinson BA; Wm Richardson BA; WJ Aislabie BS; John Burrowes BA; Thomas Wigmore BA; EJ Pogson BCL; Henry Fry BA; George Bateman MA; Rochfort Burrow Grange MA; Edward Freeman MA; Wm Bedford junior BA; George Otter MA; Joseph Mayson
Colonial Times (Hobart, Tas. : 1828-1857) Tuesday 1 August 1843, Page 3, Enthronement of the Bishop at St David's Cathedral, Mr Marriott new Archdeacon, Rev Mr Aislabie read the Liturgy William John Aislabie, (Chaplain of the Richmond District) on Fri 31 July 1835 the 'Hobart Town Courier' announced the birth of a son on 19 July 1835 (wife Amelia had a son Rawson). On 3 Feb 1845 his household furniture and effects were sold by Auction by Mr Stacey.
The Courier, Thursday 6 February 1845 - Mr Buckland is to do duty at Richmond during Mr Aislabie's absence in England. The Courier Thursday 6 February 1845 announced the sailing of 'The Derwent' and passengers included Rev Mr Palmer, Mrs Palmer and family, also Rev Mr Aisladie, Mrs Aisladie and family. Other passengers included Dr MacLeroy, R.N. the Surgeon Superintendent of the female convict ship the Phebe.
The Courier < Saturday 19 April 1845 > reports problems between Bishop Dr Nixon and the Church of England clergy, (a reason for Rev Aislabie returning to England) and these are clearly stated page 2. Colonial Times for Tue 8 Aug 1843, when clergy were refusing to go into schools due to unfriendly attitude by teachers. William John Aislabie was appointed Rector of Alpheton in Suffolk in 1848, and retained the appointment till his death in 1876.
William Grain wed Bridget Graham in 1841 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
John Grainger - Junior (Cabin 11) Cabin, for Sydney, arrived 1 May 1840 from London via Plymouth 27 Nov, and Cape of Good Hope, on the China and cleared 23 May for Sydney on the China>
Mr John Grainger Esq arrived 31 Aug 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip with on the Henry
Captain Grainger master arrived 2 Oct 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip on the Henry
Joseph Grainger came Jan 1846 with 59 on the Stratheden Page 32 letters at Post Office, 3 Feb 1847
Jane Grandy 18 (single woman 35) Housemaid Prot both Hants, came 30 Aug 1841 on the Strathfieldsaye
Exhain Win. Granes Page 32 letters at Post Office, 3 Feb 1847
Mr Grange arrived 22 Jan 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip on the Industry - source Launceston Courier 25 Jan 1841
Peter Granger Page 32 letters at Post Office, 3 Feb 1847
Alexander Grant, 25 single man Carpenter Prot, both Glasgow, Bounty arrived 23 Aug 1842 from Greenock on the Manlius
Alexander Grant, No 7, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 5 Aug 1845
Alexander Grant farmer Bare Hill Merri Creek, Source - 1847 Directory
AWT Grant, List 4, 30 Apr 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 7 May 1844
Archibald Grant, wed Augusta Jackson 1842 #655 Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Archibald Grant and Augusta Jackson baptised Archibald 1843, William 1844, Matthew 1846
Archibald Grant, letter at Geelong Post Office 6 Mar 1844. Source - Geelong Advertiser 6 Mar 1844
A Grant sailed 1-Apr 1840 for Hobart on the Agnes and Elizabeth
Capt A Grant - (Cabin 29) to Sydney, came 10 July 1840 on the Coromandel and sails for Sydney 11 Aug 1840 on the Coromandel
Mrs Grant - wife of Captain (Cabin 30) to Sydney, came 10 July 1840 on the Coromandel and sails for Sydney 11 Aug 1840 on the Coromandel
Child Grant infant (Cabin) in paper, to Sydney, came 10 July 1840 on the Coromandel and sails for Sydney 11 Aug 1840 on the Coromandel
Mr Grant departed 14 Apr 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip on the Lady Emma
Captain Grant at Melbourne arrived 20 Apr 1841 from Launceston on the Lady Emma
Capt and Mrs Sally Grant baptised Anne 1843, Christina 1843, John 1843
A Grant 30 (Steerage) paid for self, came 17 July 1841 on the England
Captain Grant arrived 5-Dec 1840 from Sydney 1 Dec on the Clonmel
Captain Grant at Melbourne arrived 20 Apr 1841 from Launceston on the Lady Emma
Charlotte Grant teacher Brighton, Source - 1847 Directory
Duncan Grant 19 said to be from Leven, Fifeshire ( another letter says from Lorn ); (steerage 7) perished on the India, reported 22 Oct 1841 on the Grindlay
Dr Surg Supt Grant - Doctor (Staff 2) came 13 Dec 1840 on the Orient
Eliza Gran, arrived at Launceston from Port Phillip on the steamer 'Corsair' 3 Feb 1842 - source Launceston Courier 6 Feb1842
Henry Grant aged 23 came May 1847 with 338 on the Sir Thomas Arbuthnot
Isabella Grant with consent of mother wed 4 Dec 1839 to William Harrison at St James Cathedral, Melbourne
Isabella Grant 25 (single woman 20) Housekeeper, Presbyterian both, Grantham, came 22 Jan 1840 on the John Bull
Isabella Grant wed Robert Robinson in 1841 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
J Grant, arrived at Port Phillip from Launceston on the schooner 'Paul Pry' 30 Aug 1840 - source Port Phillip Herald 1 Sep 1840
Capt James B Grant, Cabin Passengers arrived 28 Oct 1844 on the Clarendon
James Grant 22 (single man 21) Labourer, RC, both, Tipperary, came 18 July 1840 on the Theresa
James Grant 18 son of Thomas (single man 11) Labourer Mr Davis Melbourne, came 17 April 1840 on the Glen Huntley
James Grant brickmaker Geelong, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
James Grant, List No 9, 30 Sep letter to be collected from Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 1 Oct 1844
James Grant, Geelong Post Office has an unclaimed letter. Source - Geelong Advertiser 28 May 1845
James Grant, Licensed to cut timber at County Grant August 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 29 Sep 1845
James Grant To cut timber Bourke, Page 67 31 Jan 1847 Page 197 Letters at Office, 30th June 1847
John Grant Presbyterian resident Subscriber to build school 1 Mar 1839
John Grant wed 6 Mar 1839 to Charlotte McKerras witnesses William Hartley Budd and William McKerras by Rev James Forbes Presbyterian
John Grant, and Charlotte baptised William 1840, John 1842 # 12712 at Church Of England St James, Melbourne born at Melb
John Grant and Charlotte Mckerras baptised Matthew 1843, John David 1845, Benjamina 1847
John Grant 19 (single man 11) Bricklayer Prot both Warrickshire, came 23 Jul 1841 on the George Fyfe
John Grant 23 hus (family 9) Smith Prot both Edinburgh, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Grindlay
Anne Grant 18 wife of John (family 9) came 22 Oct 1841 on the Grindlay
John Grant, and Ann baptised male James at Presbyterian Portland born at Portland 1842 # 853
John Grant and Ann baptised Robert 1845
John Scot Grant and Ann Grant (Nee Kilpatrick) were survivors on the India burned at Sea 1841. They went to Western Victoria after their arrival and worked for the Whyte Bros at Koononwatong (Near Coleraine), the Hentys and eventually started farming for themselves at Narracourte SA. They had nine children.
John Grant, died male Melbourne 1842 #295 Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
John Grant, dwelling house, Big Brighton The Port Phillip Herald Fri, 26 May 1843 District of Port Phillip Electoral List of 291 names voted in election 20 June 1843, during sixth hour, 2-3pm
John Grant and Jane Cam baptised William 1844
Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
John Grant, List 4, 30 Apr 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 7 May 1844
John Grant, Campbellfield one of 105 who signed letter supporting ministry by Rev Peter Gunn. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 10 Aug 1844
John Gran, fined 40 shillings for not answering for Jury Duty. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 21 March 1845
John Grant, of Big Brighton fined 40 shillings for nor appearing when called to Jury duty - source Port Phillip Herald 18 March 1845
John Grant, one of 469 voters who qualified by Dwelling house in Brighton Electors List District of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Courier 8 Aug 1845
John Grant, No 7, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 5 Aug 1845
John Grant farmer Campbellfield Sydney Road, Source - 1847 Directory
Mr Grant sailed 10-Jul 1840 for Hobart on the Paul Pry
Mr J Grant arrived 30-Aug 1840 from Launceston on 24 Aug on the Paul Pry
Laurence Grant, House Collins St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Lonsdale Ward
Mary Grant baptised Eliza 1844, Esther 1845
Mr Grant arrived 15 Aug 1840 from Greenock on the Dauntless 4 Sep 1840 cleared for Sydney with part of original cargo, on the Dauntless
Mr Grant 17 Nov 1840 cleared for Sydney, Passengers on the London
Mr Grant departed 14 Apr 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip on the Lady Emma - source Launceston Courier 19 Apr 1841
Mr Grant, Steerage arrived 30 Apr 1843 on the Gannet
Mr and Mrs Grant, arrived 18 Oct 1844 from Liverpool to Geelong via Hobart on the Athens
Peter Grant, letter at Geelong Post Office. Source - Geelong Advertiser 31 Oct 1844
Peter Grant, Geelong Post Office has an unclaimed letter. Source - Geelong Advertiser 28 May 1845
Robert Grant 28 hus (family 16) Shepherd Prot both Tyrone, came 30 Aug 1841 on the Strathfieldsaye
Diana Grant 25 wife of Robert (family 16) Dairymaid Prot both Tyrone, came 30 Aug 1841 on the Strathfieldsaye
Anne Grant 6 months dau of Robert (family 16) Prot Tyrone, came 30 Aug 1841 on the Strathfieldsaye
Diana Grant, died 29 female Melbourne 1842 #397 Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Robert Grant wed Jean Mcdermotte in 1844 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Surg Supt Grant Doctor, 2 w, came Dec 1840 on the Orient
Thomas Grant, 28, (Single man 7), Farm labourer Prot both Morganshire, came 24 Nov 1839 on the William Metcalf
Thomas Grant 45 hus (family 9) Shoemaker Mr W Bath Melbourne, came 17 April 1840 on the Glen Huntley
Alexandrina Grant 40 wife of Thomas (family 9) House keeper, came 17 April 1840 on the Glen Huntley
Christina Grant 15, Robert Grant 14, Alexandrina Grant 10, Williamina Grant 7 and Thomas Grant 3 son of Thomas (family 9) came 17 April 1840 on the Glen Huntley
Thomas Grant and Alexandrina baptised George Sutherlan 1843
Thomas Grant, letter at Geelong Post Office 26 Feb 1844. Source - Geelong Advertiser 26 Feb 1844
Thomas Grant, arrived at Port Phillip from Launceston on the cutter 'Hero' 20 Apr 1845 - source Port Phillip Herald 22 Apr 1845
Thomas Grant, one of 105 who signed letter supporting ministry by Rev Peter Gunn. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 10 Aug 1844
Thomas Grant, a Burgess in Lonsdale Ward voted for George Annand but John Joseph Fawkner won the seat. Source - Port Phillip Herald 12 Aug 1845
Thomas Grant Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
Thomas Grant, jury to hear inquest on death of James Reardon, other driver claimed his horse bolted first, and he could not stop to help injured man. Source - Port Phillip Herald 8 Jan 1846
Thomas Grant, Portland Bay District depasturing license for 1-30 Sept 1844. Source - Port Phillip Herald 15 Nov 1844
Thomas Grant, Licensed to depasture stock at Portland Bay District August 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 29 Sep 1845
Thomas Grant settler Mount Darypylus Portland, Source - 1847 Directory
Thomas Grant settler Switzerland Murray, Source - 1847 Directory
Thomas Grant shoemaker Collins street, Source - 1847 Directory
William Grant 26 hus (family 12) Labourer Prot both Berwick, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Lysander
Jane Grant 35 wife of Jane (family 12) Farm servant Prot both Berwick, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Lysander
William Grant, and Jean baptised female Alice at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong born at Melbourne 1842 # 835
William Grant, Shop and house Collingwood The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Gipps Ward
William Grant, of Gipps Ward, signed letter to Henry Moore. Source - Port Phillip Herald 27 Sept 1844
William Grant, Burgess for Gipps Ward. Source - Port Phillip Herald 5 Nov 1844
William Grant and Jane/Jean baptised Margaret 1846 Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
William Grant baker William street Collingwood, Source - 1847 Directory
Grant see Swanston & Grant in a partnership settlers Switzerland Murray, Source - 1847 Directory
Richard Granville and Alice baptised Eliza 1846
Patrick Grardy and Mary Shone baptised Mary 1846
Mr Henry Grass departed 14 Apr 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip on the Lady Emma - source Launceston Courier 19 Apr 1841
William Grass wed Anne Brothers in 1841 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
William Grass, and Anne Brothers baptised female Ellen Margaret at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 # 402
baptised Ellen Margaret 1842, William Henry 1844, Catherine 1846, John Thomas 1846
William Grass wed Caroline Chase in 1845 at Presbyterian
William Grass tailor Richmond, Source - 1847 Directory
Grass &Sons in a partnership settlers Little River county Grant, Source - 1847 Directory
Mr and Mrs Adolphus Graves - Cabin arrived 7 Apr 1840 from London on the Lord Goderich
Dr Augustus Frederick Adolphus GREEVES held a Licentiate of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh 1827; Member of the Royal College of Surgeons England 1828. Died: 23/5/1874.Buried Melbourne General Cemetery with wife Elizabeth. His Oblisk was paid for by the Manchester Unity I.O.O.F. He married Elizabeth MILNER on the same time/date as his twin brother George. He and Elizabeth had no children. Some of his history is: •7th Lord Mayor of Melbourne 1849
Mr Graves and Mrs Graves and 3 chn, Passengers - Cabin arrived 7 Apr 1840 from London on the Lord Goderich

From on Monday, 10 May, 2010

Thanks Elizabeth - I know some of the early writing was difficult to transcribe.
The Mr and Mrs Graves (should be GREEVES) and 3 children were:
Dr George Paul Adolphus Greeves and his wife Ann, and their three daughters: Mary Anne, Alice and Elizabeth.
The Mrs A Graves and Mr Adolphus Graves were: Dr Augustus Frederick Adolphus Greeves and his wife Elizabeth (nee Milner).
I presume the Mary Milner was Elizabeth's sister.
George and Augustus were born in Harrogate, Yorkshire on 7 Sep 1806 - twin sons of John and Mary Greeves. Siblings: James, Charles, Alice, John, Alfred, Elizabeth,
You will find a lot about Dr Augustus Greeves in The Australian Dictionary of Biography. If I can be of any further help, please do not hesitate to contact me. Regards, Sue

George Paul Adolphus Greaves died 1850 #24191 at Geelong
Dr George Paul Adolphus GREEVES held a Licentiate of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh 1929 and was a Member of the Royal College of Surgeons, England, 1829. He married Ann SAVAGE in 1839 - in the Quarter Jul-Sept - in Nottinghamshire (District of Redford). There is also a Tasmanian Marriage for them listed in 1840. Children: Mary Anne (b.app 1833, d. 6/7/1881), Alice (b. app 1835(Baptised 1842 Reg.No.V18422719 26/1842), Elizabeth (b.4/5/1836 at Beeson, Derbyshire, died 12/9/1924 at Armadale V), Edward G. (b. 16/10/1839 on board ship ‘Lord Goderich’ (Baptised 16/10/1839. Ref: 1012 Tasmania) d. app 1905 at Ballina), Georgina Augusta (b.app 1841), John Frederick (b. 19/9/1845, Baptised 1845 Ref: V18453764 30A d.9/12/1890)), Hannah(Anna?)Rebecca (b. app 1845, Baptised: 1848 Ref: 15695 Vic), and possibly Louisa (died 1847 as an infant) Died: 27/7/1850 (suicide). Buried in Geelong Eastern Cemetery Points of interest: •Owned ‘Golden Fleece Inn’ Werribee app 1840-41 •Licensee of ‘Halfway House’ River Ex 1841 •Held Pastoral Lease before 1851
Charlotte Graves wed Henry Fulton in 1843 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
George Graves Correspondence Portland Bay Warraneep - Saw Mill 15 2
Mathew Grave Crew Sailmaker arrived 22 Aug 1844 on the Lord William Bentinck
William Graves Page 32 letters at Post Office, 3 Feb 1847
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