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I first began this site 16 July 2007, and this revision began 18 Dec 2013 as my 76th birthday present given to you.
The Site is being rebuilt, with two indexes - ships listed per year, and people in alpha order, combining details.

G Kabble Letter at Post-office unclaimed, 7 April 1847
F Kade Subscriber for the Organ at the Episcopal Church source PPH 28 Mar 1843
Maria Kady, died 1 female Melbourne 1842 #14 Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong
Sarah Kahoe, died 1 female Melbourne 1842 #38353 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Phillip Kaighin in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 30 Aug 1843
Philip Kaigan, letter at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 2 Jan 1844
Phillip Kaighin, letter at Geelong Post Office 30 Dec 1843. Source - Geelong Advertiser 1 Jan 1844
2 Misses Kaine, cabin 13 Dec 1842 from Plymouth on the Glenswilly
Mr Kainer Departed from Launceston 3 Nov 1837 for Portland Bay on the Thistle
Daniel Kains, granted timber license for Portland Bay, for Jan 1844. Source - Port Phillip Herald 13 Feb 1844
William Kairnon shoemaker off Collins street, Source - 1847 Directory
William Kais List No 2, 29 feb 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Dallah Kalkeith a native of Port Phillip, arrived at Launceston 18 Aug 1836 from Port Phillip, on the Enterprise
James Kalkeith, departed to Sydney on the Ocean
John Kalerhurst / Kalorhurst 25 hus (family 67) Labourer RC neither Cork, came 3 Oct 1841 on the Agricola
Johanna Kalerhurst / Kalorhurst 25 wife of John (family 68) came 3 Oct 1841 on the Agricola
John Kally in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 29 April 1843
Lewis Kalz /Kaltz/ Kaby and Sarah Hannah White baptised Lewis John 1840, Elizabeth Mary 1844, Susanne Adelaide 1846, James Lewis 1848
Lewis Kaltz House off Lonsdale St Burgess in Gipps Ward source PPH 8 Sep 1843
Lewis Kalz not on voters list, signed a letter to Robert Robinson Gipps Ward, giving him support, source PPH, 20 Oct 1843
Lewis Kalz not on voters list, signed a letter to Robert Robinson Gipps Ward, giving him support, source PPH, 20 Oct 1843
Lewis Kalz cabinetmaker off Bourke lane, Source - 1847 Directory
Michael Capt Kames came Dec 1840 with 52 Capt on the Vesper
HB Kampf, List 4, 30 Apr 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 7 May 1844
WB Kampf, No 7, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 5 Aug 1845
Chilim Kamor 20 (single man 28) Labourer Prot both Somerset, came 30 Aug 1841 on the Strathfieldsaye
Mr HB Kampf Passengers - Cabin arrived 22 Jan 1840 from London on the Madras
HB Kampff in list of landholders asking Mayor to hold a meeting dated 29 Sep 1843
Mr HB Kampff News - signed letter 29 Sep 1843 supporting H Condell, Mayor of Melbourne
Mr WB Kampf Passengers - Cabin arrived 22 Jan 1840 from London on the Madras
W Kampff in list of landholders asking Mayor to hold a meeting dated 29 Sep 1843
Mr W Kampff News - signed letter 29 Sep 1843 supporting H Condell, Mayor of Melbourne
Mr BH and WF Kampt in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 March 1843
Mr Kampff cleared 26 Feb 1844 from Melbourne for Sydney and arrived 4 March, on the Christina, source local newspapers
Anne Kanairy wed Thomas Leahy in 1844 at Roman Catholic St Francis Melbourne
Catherine Kanafick 15 (single woman 11) House servant RC both Co Cork Left the ship on her own resources arrived 22 Sep 1844 from Cork on the Abberton
Ann Kanahan, female wed James Morris 1842 #4573 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
James and Eliza Kandle, arrived at Port Phillip from Launceston on the brig 'Scout' 20 Apr 1845 - source Port Phillip Herald 22 Apr 1845
Miss Jane Kane List No 4, 30 Apr 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Miss Caroline Kane in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
Mrs Kane Teacher Roman Catholic Girls have 80 scholars School attendance of children aged (ranges from 2 to 5) up to 14 years of age News 10 Oct 1844, source local newspapers
Miss Caroline Mary Kane teacher in Roman Catholic School Lonsdale street, Source - 1847 Directory
Daniel Kane, 22 single man Labourer RC reads Tipperary arrived 13 Jan 1842 from London and Cork on the Samuel Boddington
Honora Kane, 16 single woman Farm servant RC reads Tipperary came 19 Feb 1842 as Bounty Immigrants on the Regulus
James Kane 34 Labourer came with wife and 3chn, Jan 1839 on the Hope was employed Jan 1839 by Horatio Cooper of Melb
Frances Kane 33 Dairywoman wife of James Kane, with Robert Kane 15, Sarah 10, John 4 came Jan 1839 on the Hope
Jane Kane 23 (single woman 11) Farm servant Prot reads Antrim, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Catherine Jamieson
Miss Jane Kane, List 4, 30 Apr 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 7 May 1844
Mary Kane, female wed John Williams 1842 #35453 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Patrick Kane, 21 single man Labourer RC both Tyrone arrived 13 Jan 1842 from London and Cork on the Samuel Boddington
Patrick Kane, letter at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 2 Jan 1844
Patrick Kane, has been appointed Sheriff's Officer, David Vickerstaff has resigned. Source - Port Phillip Herald 8 Jul 1845
Susan Kane List No 2, 29 feb 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
William Kannon, and Margaret baptised Sicely at Independent Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #1074
Margaret Karley wed William Thomas in 1840 at Church Of England St James, Melbourne
John Karnaud and Anne Hamilton baptised Charles 1844
Alice Karr wed James Nealer in 1840 at Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Mr P Karwan /Kinnon cleared from Port Phillip 21 Feb 1843 for Launceston arrived 27 Feb Tobago
for Kavanagh - see Cavanagh
Eliza Kavill 24 (single woman 41) Housemaid Prot both, came 30 Aug 1841 on the Strathfieldsaye

For Kay, see Key here

Thomas Softly Kay and Sarah Ann Regan (1818 - 1875 #10022 aged 57, dau of Daniel Regan of Ireland) had dau Alice Sarah Kay baptised 24 Mar 1839 by Rev Wm Waterfield born 16 Mar 1838
Thomas Kay, wed Sarah Anne Rogan 1842 #845 Independent Melbourne
Thomas Kay and Sarah Anne Rogan baptised Daniel 1843, John 1845, Henry 1847
Thomas Softly Kay, of Melbourne, from Insolvencies, dated 7-Mar and 10-Mar 1842
TS Kay, Melbourne Times 23 Apr 1842 Insolvent, first meeting 11 Apr 1842 at the Commissioner's Office
Thomas Softley Kay, Melbourne Times 23 Apr 1842 rejected Publicans Licence Little Bourke St Horse and Jockey
Alice Kay wed 1856 $3489 to George Lucas
Thomas Kay House Lonsdale St Burgess in Gipps Ward source PPH 8 Sep 1843
Mr TS Kay in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
from web site Thomas Softley Kay born about 1840 in London, wed 1872 #3678 to Sarah Ann Mather nee Sellwood (widow of George Mather) and had a son Thomas Softley Kay born 1875
Thomas Softley Kay mathematical instrument manufacturer Collins lane, Source - 1847 Directory
William Kay 8 Aug 1844 unclaimed letter at Geelong post office
William Kay, Geelong Post Office has an unclaimed letter. Source - Geelong Advertiser 28 May 1845
Kaye & Cay in a partnership settlers Charlton Western Port, Source - 1847 Directory
Andrew Kayser Arrived at Port Phillip 25 March 1843 from Greenock 10 Nov 1842, Rebecca
Andrew Kayser Letter at the Post Office unclaimed 30 Sep 1843
Andrew Kayser, No 7, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 5 Aug 1845
Samuel Keable List No 2, 29 feb 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Samuel Keable, No 7, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 5 Aug 1845
John Keady Western District Monthly list of Depasturing Licenses for 1 to 30 Sep 1843
John Keady, No 7, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 5 Aug 1845
John Keady and Honora baptised Buried Michael 1845, Michael 1847
John Keady farmer Half Way Tree Merri Creek, Source - 1847 Directory
Ann Kealey 27 (Single woman 33) Housemaid RC both Kings Co, came 29 Mar 1841 on the Neptune
Barny Keam, and Mary Moran baptised male Edward at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #36282
William Keame, A, (Steerage), came 24 Nov 1839 on the William Metcalf
Captain Kean master arrived at Port Phillip 10 Feb 1843 from Newcastle and Twofold Bay Sir John Byng
Johanna Keane wed 3 Oct 1839 to Joseph Maidmont at St Francis Roman Catholic church
Johannah Keane wife of James Beane dau Ellen Beane born 20 May 1839 baptised 15 Aug 1839 at St Francis Roman Catholic church
Mr J Cain/ Keane sailed 13 July 1840 for Sydney on the Statesman
John Keane, No 7, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 5 Aug 1845
Mary Kean 24 (Steerage 12) came 11 Aug 1840 on the Isabella Watson
On NSW list she is Mary King, 24, Ladies Maid, Presbyterian, reads and writes, from Yorkshire
She continued to Sydney, see here
Mary Kean 27 (single woman 41) Housemaid RC neither Londonderry, came 1 Mar 1841 on the Argyle
Mary Kean 26 (single woman 25) Housemaid RC neither Kilkenny, came 23 Jul 1841 on the George Fyfe
Mary Kean 24 (single woman 26) House servant RC neither Co Galway, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Alexander
Patrick Keane - Kean wed Mary Maroney in 1844 at Roman Catholic St Francis Melbourne
Robert Kenn/Kean, 21 single man Labourer Prot, both Galway, Bounty arrived 23 Aug 1842 from Greenock on the Manlius
Robert Kean Letter at Post-office unclaimed, 7 April 1847
Mr Keans departed 19 May 1841 from Launceston for Portland Bay on the Minerva
Sarah Keane wed Denis Edwards in 1845 at Roman Catholic
Thomas Kean Letter at the Post Office unclaimed 30 Sep 1843
Thomas Kean, List 4, 30 Apr 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 7 May 1844
Thomas Kean wed Mary Mooney in 1844 at Presbyterian Campbellfield baptised Mary Ann 1845, James 1846
Thomas Kean, with wife and child departed from Port Phillip for Portland Bay on the schooner 'Providence' 3 Nov 1845. Source - Port Phillip Herald 4 Nov 1845
Letters unclaimed at Post-Office, Melbourne, 30th April, 1847
Thomas Kean aged 20 came May 1847 with 338 on the Sir Thomas Arbuthnot
William Kean sailed 22-Apr 1840 for Sydney on the Jewess
William Kenna / Keans 27 (single man 31) Labourer RC None Co. Tipperary, came 24 Dec 1841 on the Gilmore
Bridget Kearnan / Kernan 23 (g 39) Housemaid Monaghan RC neither, listed on the Himalaya arrived 30 Sep 1840
Esther Keanan wed David Louis Pettavel in 1847 at Church of England Christ Church, Geelong
Lawrence Keanan coachmaker Wright's lane, Source - 1847 Directory
Noble Keanan grocer Collins etreet, Source - 1847 Directory
Alexander Kear, 23 single man Labourer Prot, both Renfrewshire, Bounty arrived 23 Aug 1842 from Greenock on the Manlius
James Kearey and Anne Maccan baptised James 1840, John 1842
James Keary labourer off Lonsdale street, Source - 1847 Directory
Ann Kearley, 27, single woman, List no. 33, Housemaid, RC both, Kings Co, arrived 28 Mar 1841 fron London on the Neptune
Thomas Kearley 27 (Single man 29) Labourer RC reads Kings Co, came 29 Mar 1841 on the Neptune
Thomas Kearley Letters unclaimed at Post-Office, Melbourne, 30th April, 1847
Michael Kearms - Kearms Directory 1847 in charge of Rucker's houses, Brunswick
Bridget Kernan / Kearnan 23 (single woman 39) Housemaid, RC neither, Monaghan, came 30 Sept 1840 on the Himalaya
Ellen Kearney wed William Williams in 1843 at Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong
James Kearney 21 (single man 20) Blacksmith, RC neither, Cork, came 24 June 1840 on the Andromache
James Kearey freehold Lonsdale St Gipps Ward 183 voters Voters in the town of Melbourne 1 June 1843 to 1 June 1844 source PPH 16 May 1843
Mr J Keary / Kearney Departed from Launceston on 4 Oct 1838 for Port Phillip on the Black Joke
Margaret Kearney 23 (single woman 36) Dairy maid, RC neither, Co Cork, came 24 June 1840 on the Andromache
Henry Kearney Convict came 1833 on the Lady Lynedoch assigned to A Thomson Esq.
Mr Kearney sailed 4 Jan 1844 for Sydney and arrived 12 Jan on the Glentanner, source local newspapers
Pierce Kearney and Joanna Magrath baptised Margaret 1841, Daniel 1843, Buried Mary 1846
Samuel Kearney 22 Labourer (Single man 30) RC reads Tipperary on to Sydney on the Neptune
Samuel Kearney wed Catherine Loyd in 1844 at Roman Catholic St Francis Melbourne baptised Catherine 1844
Samuel Kearney, Licensed to cut timber at County of Bourke August 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 29 Sep 1845
Samuel Kearney woodcutter Balmerino Yarra, Source - 1847 Directory
William Kearney arrived at Port Phillip 12 Dec 1843 from Liverpool on 23 Aug Glentanner
James Kearnon - Kearnon and Cath Ryan baptised Cath 1847
Arthur Kearns Crew arrived 16 Feb 1844 on the Wallace
Michael Kearns 36 hus (family 32) Labourer RC Both Roscommon, came 26 Nov 1841 on the Wallace
Rose Kearns 37 wife of Michael (family 32) Housemaid RC Both Roscommon, came 26 Nov 1841 on the Wallace
Michael Kearms in charge of Rucker's houses Brunswick, Source - 1847 Directory
William Kearns, List No 9, 30 Sep letter to be collected from Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 1 Oct 1844
Thomas Kearsley in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
James Keary, and Annie Carr baptised male John at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #220
James Keary Directory 1847 off Lonsdale street
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