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Edward Harrington Crew Seaman arrived 22 Aug 1844 on the Lord William Bentinck
Captain Harrington Source LE - Arrived at Launceston 3 April 1838 from Portland, Fox
Ellen Harrington, 19, Farm servant, Prot reads Co Tyrone, arrived 26 Jan 1842 from Greenock on the Robert Benn
F Harrington sailed 21-Jan 1840 for Sydney on the Caroline
Henry Harrington, 20, Labourer, Prot both Glasgow, arrived 26 Jan 1842 from Greenock on the Robert Benn
Henry Harrington, No 9, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 13 Oct 1845
H G Harrington chemist and druggist Collins-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Henry George Harrington, of Melbourne, Chemist Druggist , from Insolvencies, dated 21-Mar and 25-Mar 1842
HG Harrington, Melbourne Times 23 Apr 1842 Insolvent, first meeting 12 Apr 1842 at the Commissioner's Office
HG Harrington, Port Phillip Herald 10 Jun 1842 Page 2 Committee Mechanics Institution Annual Report
Mr HG Harrington , Cabin cleared 30 July 1843 for London on the Enmore
Henry George Harrington, Insolvent Chemist Melbourne. Source - Port Phillip Herald 22 Oct 1844
Henry George Harrington, insolvent, to come before the Chief Commissioner on 4 Dec at 12.15pm for allowance of his Certificate of Relief, a new law passed in Sydney. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 30 Nov 1844
Henry George Harrington, Insolvency Certificate granted. Source - Port Phillip Herald 6 Dec 1844
Letters unclaimed at Post-Office, Melbourne, 30th April, 1847
John Reynolds Harrington wed Isabella Rae in 1841 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Margt Harrington 24 (single woman 29) Housemaid RC reads Tipperary, came 4 Nov 1841 on the Diamond
Margaret Harrington, 16 single woman House servant RC, both Cork, Bounty arrived 9 Feb 1842 from London on the Martin Luther
Mrs Harrington milliner and dressmaker Elizabeth-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Thomas Harrington 22 (single man 19) Labourer, RC, reads, Tipperary, came 18 July 1840 on the Theresa
Thomas Harrington wed Margaret Dwyer in 1843 at Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong baptised Catherine 1844, Edward 1845, John 1847
Mr Harriot sailed 22 Oct 1840 for Sydney - on the Eagle
Mr A Harris cleared out from Port Phillip 23 August 1843, for Hobart arrived 4 Sep Flying Fish
Edward Harris, died 1 male Melbourne 1842 #38339 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Francis Harris, wed Charl Cole 1842 #4556 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Francis Harris in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
Francis Harris, being servant of John Hepburn, did steal from him. Found guilty. Trial before the first jury for Sat 17 May - Supreme Court - source Port Phillip Herald 20 May 1845
F Harris Page 197 Letters at Office, 30th June 1847
Mr G Harris Departed from Hobart on 21 May 1839 for Port Phillip on the Blossom
George Harris 28 hus (family 15) Shepherd Prot Both Oxfordshire, came 17 July 1841 on the Royal Saxon
Susan Harris 25 wife of George (family 15) Housekeeper Prot Both Oxfordshire, came 17 July 1841 on the Royal Saxon
Charles Harris 5 son of George (family 15) Prot Oxfordshire, came 17 July 1841 on the Royal Saxon
George Harris and Susan baptised Jane 1843 Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
George Harris, male wed Eliza Conway 1842 #5c Methodist / Wesleyan Melbourne
George Harris and Eliza baptised Thomas 1843, John 1847, James 1847
Mr H Haines/Harris Arrived at Launceston on 6 Nov 1838 from Portland Bay on the Eagle
Henry Harris in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
Isaac Harris, 34 was Carter, trained as Shoemaker married crime - Larceny 7 years convicted 3 July 1843, at Co C Court, received 14 July 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 employed by Mr Chirnside Portland Bay district (List a068 and b68)
Isabella Harris Intermediate passenger arrived 13 Aug 1840 from Greenock on the Culdee
Isabella Harris Page 197 Letters at Office, 30th June 1847
James Harris Departed from Launceston on 22 Dec 1838 for Port Phillip on the John Dunscombe
James Harris arrived 4-Apr 1840 from Hobart on 30 March on the Adelaide - source Port Phillip Herald 7 Apr 1840
James Harris arrived 6 May 1841 at Hobart from Port Phillip on the Henry
James Harris, larceny and receiving tried before the criminal court. Source - Port Phillip Herald 12 July 1844
James Harris and Mary Swain baptised Elizabeth 1843, Mary Ann 1846
James Harris Directory 1847 shoemaker, off Bourke lane
James Harris shoemaker off Bourke lane, Source - 1847 Directory
John Harris Arrived at Launceston on 25 Sep 1838 from Port Phillip on the Sir John Franklin
Mr J Harris Departed from Launceston on 10 Oct 1838 for Port Phillip on the Gem
John Harris shepherd at Geelong with wife Margaret dau Margaret Harris born 17 Nov 1838 baptised 28 Nov 1838 at Geelong Wesleyan Mission
John Harris arrived 18-Apr 1840 from Lauceston on the Joshua Carroll - source Port Phillip Herald 21 Apr 1840
John Harris with wife and child arrived 26 Mar 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip, on the Lively
John Harris 34 hus (family 19) Mason Prot both Devonshire, came 16 Dec 1841 on the Ward Chapman
Isabella Harris 33 wife of John (family 19) Farm servant, came 16 Dec 1841 on the Ward Chapman
William Harris 12, Mary Harris 10, Ann Harris 8, Francis Harris 6 and Elizabeth Harris 2 dau of John (family 19), came 16 Dec 1841 on the Ward Chapman
John Harris family chart, Birth: 8 JUN 1804, Shirwell,Devon, Death: 15 JAN 1900, Mailors Flat,Vic, Marriage: 28 MAR 1829, Loxhore,Devon to Elizabeth TRUMP (b. 9 MAY 1808, Devon; d. 13 JUN 1852, Merri River,Vic) second Marriage: 16 MAR 1854, St John's,Belfast,Vic to Ann LOCK (b. 25 DEC 1819, Netherden,Suffolk; d. 11 JUL 1905, Warrnambool,Victoria)
John Harris, 37 hus of Alice Labourer Bucks Prot both employed by Mr Birch 7 Hills Station, halfway between Melb and Geelong arrived 22 Sep 1844 from Cork on the Abberton
Alice Harris Haris, 33 wife of John arrived 22 Sep 1844 from Cork on the Abberton
Robert Harris Haris, 13, James Harris Haris, 10 and Mary Haris, 8 dau of John arrived 22 Sep 1844 from Cork on the Abberton
John Harris, male wed Julia Campbell 1842 #35516 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
John Harris and Julia Campbell baptised Charl 1843, John 1844
John Harris house and yard Collins St LaTrobe Ward 225 voters Voters in the town of Melbourne 1 June 1843 to 1 June 1844 source PPH 16 May 1843
John Harris arrived at Launceston 30 Nov 1843 from Portland Essington
John Harris, 37 m Labourer Buckinghamshire Prot neither Mr Roadknight Geelong arrived 21 July 1844 from London and Cork on the Dale Park
Susanna Harris, 37 f wife neither arrived 21 July 1844 from London and Cork on the Dale Park
George Harris, 13, Benjamin Harris, 10, Anna Harris, 6, and James Harris, 3 m arrived 21 July 1844 from London and Cork on the Dale Park
John Harris and Susanna baptised Sarah Elizabeth 1846
John Harris, Burgess for La Trobe Ward. Source - Port Phillip Herald 5 Nov 1844
John Harris and Margaret baptised John 1846
John Harris, 32 both was Tidlan?, trained as Mat maker married crime - Forgery 10 years convicted 22 Feb 1843, at Leicester, received 18 Mar 1843, at Leicester, 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 Mr Reid Geelong (List a069 and a56)
John Harris aged 17 came Sep 1847 with 306 on the Joseph Somes
John Harris Page 153 letters at Post Office, 31st May 1847
John Harris livery stable keeper Lonsdale street, Source - 1847 Directory
John Harris labourer Richmond, Source - 1847 Directory
Joseph Harris, House Collins St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in La Trobe Ward
Mary Anne Harris, 16 single female House servant Prot both Cork arrived 17 Feb 1842 from London and Cork on the Thetis
Mary Ann Harris, larceny and receiving tried before the criminal court. Source - Port Phillip Herald 12 July 1844
Mr Harris Departed from Launceston, on 21 Feb 1839 for Port Phillip, on the Henry
Mr Harris Departed from Sydney 11 July 1839 for Port Phillip on the Louisa
Mr Harris arrived 1-Apr 1840 from Lauceston on 26 March via Geelong on the Lowestoft
Mr Harris /Haines Arrived 22 Jan 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip on the Industry
Mr Harris departed 15 Mar 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip on the Henry
Mr Harris arrived 20 Dec 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip on the Corsair - source Launceston Courier 22 March 1841
Mrs Harris cleared out from Port Phillip 1 Oct 1843 for Portland and Port Fairy Sally Ann
Miss Harris cleared out from Port Phillip 13 Dec 1843 for Sydney via Launceston on 16 Dec Shamrock
P Harris arrived 23 Mar 1840 on the Lookin
Robert Harris Intermediate passenger arrived 13 Aug 1840 from Greenock on the Culdee
Samuel Harris, Jury to hear domestic case. Source - Port Phillip Herald 14 June 1844
Samuel Harris, accused of theft by Charles Hidditch of Portland case discharged. Source - Port Phillip Herald 16 July 1844
Samuel Harris, stole a rake and an iron pot, and threw them overboard, no evidence so not charged. Source - Geelong Advertiser 22 July 1844
Samuel Harris, with Mary Harris 3 charges of larceny. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 13 July 1844
Samuel Harris, arrived at Port Phillip from Launceston on the brig 'Swan' 18 June 1845 - source Port Phillip Herald 24 June 1845
Samuel Harris &J.Marks Directory 1847 drapers, Elizabeth street
Samuel Ed S Harris Male child of S aged 7 died 1845 at Melbourne
Samuel Henry Harris, Shop Collins St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Lonsdale Ward
Samuel Henry Harris and Elizabeth baptised Elizabeth 1846, Deborah 1847
Samuel Harris & J Marks in a partnership drapers Elizabeth street, Source - 1847 Directory
Sarah Harris Departed from Sydney on 7 Apr 1839 for Port Phillip on the Abercromby
Sarah Harris widow wed 3 Jul 1839 to Ralph Walton at St James Cathedral, Melbourne
Susan Harris 22 (single woman 28) Housemaid RC both Middlesex, came 3 Jun 1841 on the Duchess Of Northumberland
Thomas Harris Intermediate passenger arrived 13 Aug 1840 from Greenock on the Culdee
Thomas Harris aged 19 came May 1847 with 338 on the Sir Thomas Arbuthnot
William Harris and Fanny baptised Joseph Percy 1843
William Harris died 1845 Male aged 15 at Portland
William Harris, 31 both was Labourer, trained as Rug and mat maker married crime - Larceny 7 years convicted 6 Mar 1843, at Stafford, received 29 Mar 1843, at Stafford, 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 Mr Reid Geelong (List a070 and a75)
William Harris lawyer Deep Creek Yarra River, Source - 1847 Directory
Harris see Marks and Harris Partnership, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Ann Harrison, letter at Geelong Post Office. Source - Geelong Advertiser 29 Aug 1844
BC Harrison, The Port Phillip Herald Tue 12 Sep 1843 owed 36 pounds by estate of James Mucton Darlot
Charles Harrison and Helen baptised Mary Ann 1843
David Harrison, List 4, 30 Apr 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 7 May 1844
Francis Harrison, arrived at Port Phillip from Launceston on the brig 'Scout' 22 Oct 1845. Source - Port Phillip Herald 23 Oct 1845
GW Harrison, in Oct 1839 employed Janet Rogerson aged 27, Dairymaid, who came on the David Clarke
George Harrison wed Mary Anne Macarthy in 1841 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne baptised Mary Ann 1843, Mathew 1844, Margaret 1846
George Harrison aged 19 came Sep 1847 with 306 on the Joseph Somes
Henry Harrison 25 (Single man 26) Labourer Prot reads Devon, came 29 Mar 1841 on the Neptune
Henry Harrison, County of Grant depasturing license for 1-31 August 1844. Source - Port Phillip Herald 22 Oct 1844
Henry Harrison farmer Barrabool Hills County Grant, Source - 1847 Directory
J Harrison, arrived from Launceston on the barque 'Wallaby' as Cabin Passenger on 12 Feb 1840. Source - Port Phillip Herald 14 Feb 1840
J Harrison, 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
James Harrison's Geelong Advertiser in 1840 was first newspaper in Victoria
James Harrison Editor Geelong Advertiser North Corio Geelong, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Harrison, The Port Phillip Herald Tue 27 Jun 1843 voted in election 20 June 1843, resident of Geelong
James Harrison freehold Yarrow St Electors in District of Port Phillip source PPH, 6 June 1843
James Harrison, voted in Geelong to elect two members to sit in Legislative Council. Source - Port Phillip Herald 26 Apr 1844
James Harrison, on Committee for Separation Society, District of Grant. Source - Port Phillip Herald 7 June 1844
James Harrison, Geelong appointed Agent for the Melbourne Courier. Source - Melbourne Courier 16 June 1845
James Harrison, one of 469 voters who qualified by Freehold in Yarra St Geelong Electors List District of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Courier 8 Aug 1845
James Harrison, voted in Geelong for Mr Curr as Member of Council to succeed Mr B Boyd. Source - Port Phillip Herald 30 Sep 1845
James Harrison wed Susan Kiley in 1846 at Roman Catholic St Marys, Geelong baptised William 1847
James Harrison Directory 1847 Geelong Postmaster
James Harrison Owned Property Yarra Street Geelong - Freehold Property
James Harrison Ed. Geelong Advertiser Yarra st North Corio, Source - 1847 Directory
John Harrison shepherd wife Jane son George Alfred Harrison born 3 Jul 1838 baptised 25 Jan 1839 Presbyterian by Rev James Forbes Presbyterian
Mr and Mrs John Harrison and 2 chn arrived 28-Jan 1840 from Launceston 16 Jan, on the Tamar
John Harrison, and Jane baptised Kale 1842 # 1085 and Alice at Independent Melbourne born at Rive 1842 # 1086
John (Capt.) Harrison, Melbourne, 1939 Directory of Port Phillip
3 Convicts assigned to J Harrison are Thomas Jones came 1837 on the James Patterson, John Langford came 1836 on the Moffat, John Lane came 1837 on the Strathfieldsay
Captain Harrison Convict assigned is James Rawson came 1837 on the Strathfieldsay
Convict assigned is William Smith came 1837 on the Strathfieldsay
Capt Harrison, in Oct 1839 employed Veronica Walsh aged 21, House servant, who came on the David Clarke
John Harrison, in Jan 1839 employed Donald McBain aged 37, Shepherd, who came on the Hope
John Harrison wed Sarah Ridley in 1840 at Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Captain Harrison master 1841, on the Sophia Pate
John Harrison Captain Lonsdale-street and Yarra Rivulet Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Captain Harrison in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
Captain Harrison master, source AS - sailed from Port Albert 11 July 1843 arrived Sydney 15 July Portenia
Captain Harrison master arrived at Port Phillip 6 Dec 1843 from Sydney 24 Nov Mary Lloyd
Mr JH Harrison in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
Capt JB Harrison Master, arrived 12 Apr 1844 from Liverpool on the Johnstone
John Harrison source MT, 14 Jan, Depasturing Licences in Western Port
John Harrison in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
John Harrison freehold Lonsdale St Bourke Ward 212 voters Voters in the town of Melbourne 1 June 1843 to 1 June 1844 source PPH 16 May 1843
John Harrison Esq Letter at the Post Office unclaimed 30 Oct 1843
John Harrison, arrived at Port Phillip from Launceston on the schooner Tamar as Cabin Passenger on 28 Jan 1840 and wife and 2 chn. Source - Port Phillip Herald 31 Jan 1840
John Harrison with wife and 2 chn arrived at Port Phillip from Launceston on the schooner 'Tamar' 28 Jan 1840 - source Port Phillip Herald 31 Jan 1840
Frederick Harrison, died J 1 male 1842 #3666 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
John Harrison stock-keeper Swanston-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
John Harrison 25 hus (family 16) Smith Prot both London, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Lysander
Susanna Harrison 20 wife (family 16) Housemaid Prot both London, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Lysander
John Toward Harrison and Susanna baptised Emma Malvina 1843, John Augustus 1847 died
John Towend Harrison, Insolvent 239, debts 160, deficiency 151. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 6 Jan 1844
JT Harrison, a Burgess in Lonsdale Ward voted for John Joseph Fawkner who won the seat. Source - Port Phillip Herald 12 Aug 1845
John Harison, The Port Phillip Herald Fri 4 Aug 1843 Jury to hear case of murder of aboriginals
John Harrison, Licensed to depasture stock at Western Port District July 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 18 Aug 1845
John Harrison, did not answer when called upon for duty as Special Constable, by His Worship the Mayor 21 Oct 1845 72 enrolled, all publicans exempted. Source - Port Phillip Herald 23 Oct 1845
John Harrison wed Mary White in 1844 at Church of England St James Melbourne
John Harrison, and Mary baptised Ellen Jno at Church Of England St James, Melbourne born at Melb 1842 # 12976
John Harrison and Mary baptised Richard 1846
John Harrison settler Avoca River Pyrenees, Source - 1847 Directory
Joseph Harrison and Margaret baptised William 1844, James 1845, Mary Jane 1846
Joseph Harrisson & Josiah Harrisson in a partnership farmer Kinlochewe Syd. R., Source - 1847 Directory
Josiah Harrisson see Harrisson Joseph & Josiah in a partnership farmer Kinlochewe Syd. R., Source - 1847 Directory
Mr J Harrison arrived 12-Feb 1840 from Launceston 9 Feb, on the Wallaby
Mary Ann Harrison wed John Hancock in 1840 at Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Michael Harrison, List 5, 31 May 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 4 June 1844
Mr Harrison arrived 17-Jul 1840 from Sydney on 23 June on the Bright Planet
Mr and Mrs Harrison 31 Dec 1840 cleared for Sydney on the Orient
Mrs Harrison and child (could be servant of Mrs Braim) departed 19 Apr 1841 from Melbourne for Sydney on the Sophia Pate
Mr Harrison sailed from Port Phillip 6 Feb 1841 for Launceston on the Dusty Miller
Mr Harrison Arrived at Port Phillip 2 July 1843 from Portland Sally Ann
Peter Harrison Convict came 1838 on the Clyde assigned to W Lonsdale Esq.
Pierce Harrison, and Johanna Stapleton baptised female Mary at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 # 36527
Pierce Harrison and Johanna Stapleton baptised Anastatia 1844, John 1846
Robert Harrison arrived 26 Mar 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip, on the Lively
Robert Harrison wed Alicia Gill in 1841 at Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong baptised Sarah 1843, Mary 1845, Elizabeth 1847
Robert Harrison wed Mary Anne Dwyer in 1841 at Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong
Robert Harrison, List 5, 31 May 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 4 June 1844
Robert Harrison, No 7, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 5 Aug 1845
Robert Harrisson brickmaker South Yarra, Source - 1847 Directory
Samuel Harrison, Bengal Merchant 2, Certificate of Freedom to be collected from Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 6 Feb 1844 and - Melbourne Weekly Courier 28 Feb 1845
Thomas Harrison wed Margaret Gallagher in 1841 at Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong
Thomas Harrison hair-dresser Elizabeth-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
William Harrison witness to wedding 1 Mar 1838 of George Jones by Rev James Forbes Presbyterian
William Harrison wed 4 Dec 1839 to Isabella Grant with witnesses Joseph McFarlane and Mary Ranshaw at St James Cathedral, Melbourne
William Harrison and Isabella Grant baptised Alfred 1841, Thomas Hornsby 1844
W Harrison sailed 21-Jan 1840 for Sydney on the Caroline
W Harrison, 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
Mr W Harrison arrived 17 Feb 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip, on the Dusty Miller
William Harrison wed Jane Fitzgerald in 1841 at Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong
William Harrison Letters at Post Office Jan 1847, South Geelong
William Harrison Owned Property Yarra Street Geelong - House & Land
William Harrison wed Ann Laugton in 1847 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
William Harrisson baker &c. South Geelong, Source - 1847 Directory
Harrison and Hames Partnership confectioners Collins-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Harrison and Watkins Partnership Geelong Advertiser Office North Corio, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
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