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Margaret Grehan, baptised female Mary at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 # 306
Margaret Gregham wed William Annand in 1844 at Roman Catholic St Francis Melbourne
Patrick Grehan, convict came to Tasmania on Minerva (2nd voyage), left England 22 Dec 1817, arrived 07 Jun 1818, see Convict Records page 165, he was a good guy - few conduct comments. Conditional Pardon 177 on 3 Nov 1830 and Free Pardon No 309 on 25 Sep 1837. It is good to see what was written about some of the others who came on same ship.
IGI submitted entry, also in Tas records with less detail, Patrick Grehan born 1789, Meath, Ireland and died 1861 Lara, Victoria, Australia wed 21 Apr 1834 to Rose Farnell/Farrell at Campbelltown, Tasmania, Australia and baptised Ellen and Mary 1845
Came from Launceston to Geelong around 1846 with Bridget c1834, Charles Christie Grehan c1840 and Mary, baptised Helen Graham 1848 died 1849 aged 1 year, and Joseph Francis Grehan 1850 at St Mary's RC Geelong.
Two sisters wed two brothers - Bridget Graham/Greham wed 1854 #639 to John Taylor, and Mary Graham from Tasmania wed 1866 #460 to Robert Taylor from Norfolk, and both families lived at Duck Ponds, Hovell's Creek, Lara, then went to New Zealand around 1877
Captain Greig, Master arrived 18 May 1842 from London on the Corsair
David Greig, No 9, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 13 Oct 1845
George Greig, arrived at Port Phillip from Launceston on the brig 'Swan' 6 Apr 1845 - source Port Phillip Herald 8 Apr 1845
Mr Greig and Mrs Greig Passengers cabin, from England arrived 9 Mar 1840 from London on the Rajasthan
Mr Greig - carpenter Little Flinders-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
William Greig and Marion baptised Emily My 1841
Emily Mary Greig, died dau William 8m female Melbourne 1842 #3665 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
William Greig River Plenty Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
John Greir wed Elizabeth Costello in 1846 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Henry Grenier storekeeper Brunswick street Collingwood, Source - 1847 Directory
Mary Grenica sponsor for Joseph Garrett baptised 7 Sep 1839 at St Francis Roman Catholic church
Mary Grenier witness to wedding 6 Jul 1839 Alexander Smart Martin to Eliza Pannell at St James Cathedral, Melbourne
Mr Grenier wife and 3 chn, sailed 21 Feb 1840 for New Zealand. on the Earl Stanhope
Thomas Grenier witness to wedding 6 Jul 1839 Alexander Smart Martin to Eliza Pannell at St James Cathedral, Melbourne
Thomas Grenville Crew arrived 16 Feb 1844 on the Wallace
Greine included as Green or Greene
Anne Gresley witness to wedding 15 Jan 1838 of Barry Cotter by Rev James Clow Presbyterian
Domingo Gressier was a prisoner brought on the Seppings
Domingo Gressier sailed 15 April 1840 from Port Phillip for Sydney on the Seppings
Commercial Journal Sydney, Sat 31 March 1838, records the arrival of the barque Seppings, 344 tons, Captain Rawlings om March 16 at Hobart, from London the 9th and Isle of Wight 12 Nov 1837, and arrived 9 April 1840 at Port Phillip, with a cargo of sugar from Calcutta to Port Phillip (Melbourne)
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. Domingo Gressier - a publican and apparently well known Bathurst personality, wed 1848 to Anne Clarke and had Francis c1850, Henry Gressier 1853 and John Gressierre 1855.
Domingo and Isabella's father John Shore were nearby publicans and it was Domingo's son Francis Gressier wed 1869 to Isabella Shore/Shaw and they had 2 young boys Francis (1870) & John (1873) who both drowned in Peppers Crk in Dec 1879. Francis Gressier died in the hospital for the insane at Rydalmere in 1893. Isabella Gressier (nee Shore) began a relationship with Patrick Dwyer (b1843 Ire) a storekeeper at Rockley around 1875. Patrick and Isabella had 6 children Mary (b1877 d1879 Bathurst), Ernest (1879 Rockley), Patrick (1880 Bathurst), Bridget (1882 WMacquarie), Ruth Rachel (1884 Dubbo) and William (1887 Dubbo).
John Gressier born 1855 wed 1880 to Rose Whitehead and had Francis Alfred, Edith Rose, Sydney J and Mary Ann F. Alex Rogers is descended from Edith Rose Gressier (1883-1963) who married William Arthur WOODLAND in Bathurst in 1908.
George Greville, 31 was Hosier, trained as Taylor single crime - Larceny by a servant 7 years convicted 12 June 1843, at Co C Court, received 30 June 1843, at Newgate, became an Exile and received a Royal Pardon 10 Oct 1844, arrived at Geelong 18 March 1845 on the Sir George Seymour, and was Dismissed for refusing to hire (List a058 and b63)
George Greville Page 197 Letters at Office, 30th June 1847
All Grey included in Gray entries
Andrew Gribb, No 6, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 4 July 1845
L Gribble Letter at Post-office unclaimed, 7 April 1847
John Grice Convict came 1837 on the Charles Kerr, tried at London, Granted Freedom, in Portland Police Station records
John Grice 22 (6 single man) Carpenter prot both Edinburgh, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Catherine Jamieson
John Grice - convict came on the Charles Kerr 1837, employed by Thomas Chapman has Ticket of Freedom, Ticket of Leave. Source:- Portland Police Magistrate Book, Page 99, 2 Nov 1841
John Grice 22 (single man 6) Carpenter prot both Edinburgh, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Catherine Jamieson
Mr Grice arrived 21-Mar 1840 from Launceston on 16 Mar, on the Tamar
Richard Grice arrived 16 Nov 1839 as Steerage passenger on the Alice Brooks
Richard Grice Mount Alexander Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Richard Grice, The Port Phillip Herald Tue 31 Jan 1843 in a special jury to hear case between Ledbeater and Cavenagh
Richard Grice, The Port Phillip Herald Tue, 9 May 1843 in jury to hear civil case for 10 May
Richard Grice, Counting-house Queen St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Lonsdale Ward
Richard Grice, House William St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Burke Ward
Richard Grice - Grice and Ann baptised William Henry 1845
Richard Grice, sent wool to London on the Alicia, paid Welsh. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 24 Jan 1845
Richard Grice, jury for Mon 14 April Supreme Court - source Port Phillip Herald 17 Apr 1845
Richard Grice, a Burgess in Lonsdale Ward voted for George Annand but John Joseph Fawkner won the seat. Source - Port Phillip Herald 12 Aug 1845
Thomas Grice, 27 both was paper maker, trained as Shoemaker married crime - Larceny by a servant 7 years convicted 20 Mar 1843, at Liverpool, received 18 Apr 1843, at Liverpool, became an Exile and received a Royal Pardon 10 Oct 1844, arrived at Geelong 18 March 1845 on the Sir George Seymour, and was employed by Border Police Portland Bay district (List a059 and a89)
Grice see Heape and Grice Partnership, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Grice see Heape & Grice in a partnership merchant Queen street & Flinders lane, Source - 1847 Directory
George Gride carter Kardinia street North Corio, Source - 1847 Directory
N Gridly arrived 24-Aug 1840 from Launceston on 19 Aug on the Black Swan
Mr W Griece departed 22 Feb 1841 from launceston for Port Phillip on the Tamar
Gried see Rutherford & Gried in a partnership settlers Breakfast Creek Portland, Source - 1847 Directory
Samuel Grier, came on the York Certificate of Freedom at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 28 Feb 1845
Janet Grierson wed Thomas Moses in 1843 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
John Grerson wed Phoebe Crewe in 1843 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong baptised John 1844, Mary 1846
Mr Walter Grier - (Cabin 5) came 30 Nov 1841 on the Allan Ker
John Grierson 50 with wife 44, and 4 chn, Labourer Edinburgh, not engaged, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
Mrs Grierson 44 wife of John with Catherine 13, Margaret 12, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
John Junr Grierson 19 son of John Farm servant Edinburgh, not engaged, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
Janet Grierson 15 dau of John, employed by Mr Cooper, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
Mary Grierson, letter at Geelong Post Office. Source - Geelong Advertiser 20 May 1844
Mary Grierson wed David Thomas in 1846 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
John Grierson married Mary Burgess (born 27 Jul 1789, bapt 2 Aug 1789, Perth, Perthshire, daughter of George Burgess and Jean MacGrigor, died 18 Mar 1870 at Collingwood, Victoria, buried at Melbourne General Cemetery) on 28 January 1808 at Perth, Scotland. She refused to let him go to the South Seas without her, and so she became a camp follower.
When the 73rd arrived in New South Wales John was sent to Parramatta where his son John was baptised on 12 Feb 1810 (baptized at St John's Parramatta). He and his family went with Murray's company to Hobart, and baby John died there on 17th Mar 1811, the death recorded at St David's, Hobart. John was invalided back to England from Colombo on 24th Dec 1814. He was discharged with a pension on 5th Oct 1815. He was described as 'about thirty two years of age, five feet six inches in height, fair hair, grey eyes, fair complexion, and by trade a labourer'.
After discharge, he farmed at a farm possibly called Starryheugh, in the Parish of Troqueer, across the River Nith from Dumfries. Whilst there five more children were baptised to John and Mary. They elected to migrate to Victoria on the first free settlers migrant ship and arrived at Melbourne in 1839 on the David Clark with their unmarried children, having put their ages back to qualify. All other surviving children eventually came to Melbourne. John farmed in the Plenty Valley, but soon retired to Collingwood.
John Grierson Directory 1847 constable, Flat, Richmond
Grierson see Graham & Grierson in a partnership squatters Diamond Creek, Source - 1847 Directory
Nigel Griesly, Port Phillip Herald 7 Jun 1842 Page 2 proved Mr Birch's signature on a cheque
John Griest constable Flat Richmond, Source - 1847 Directory
Andrew Grieve, arrived at Geelong from Hobart on the schooner 'Lillias' 21 Jan 1845 - source Port Phillip Herald 23 Jan 1845
Andrew Grieve Page 197 Letters at Office, 30th June 1847
Mr Grieve arrived 26 Oct 1840 from Launceston on 22 Oct on the Dusty Miller
Mr James Grieve arrived 18 Dec 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip on the Dusty Miller
John Grieve and Jane baptised James 1841,
John Grieve, and Jane baptised female Elizabeth Jane at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong born at Moon 1842 # 851
John Grieve, No 7, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 5 Aug 1845
Margaret Greeve / Grieve 25 (single woman 11) House servant Prot both Edinburgh, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Grindlay
Margaret Grieve was baptised on 24 April 1814 and arrived in Port Phillip on the Grindlay on 22 October 1841 aged 27 years. Some 3 weeks later on 12 November she married James Biggar. James had arrived in Sydney as a bounty immigrant on the Coramandel on 2 October 1838. Both were from southern Scotland, Margaret having been baptised in Peebles and James in Denholm. They had 10 children.
Mary Greeve / Grieve 23 (single woman 12) House servant Prot both Edinburgh, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Grindlay
Mary Grieve, letter at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 2 Jan 1844
Mary Grieve wed Peter Fair in 1846 at Church of England St James, Melbourne baptised James Jamison 1845
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