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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.
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Mr and Mrs Kingaby and 3 chn Departed from Sydney on 18 June 1837 for Launceston via Port Phillip on the James Watt
Isabella Kingerton, 20 drowned when the Cataraqui was shipwrecked 4 Aug 1845, see Account of disaster
James Kinghead shoemaker Bourke street, Source - 1847 Directory
A Kinghorn Jun, Melbourne Times 28 May 1842 Page 2 Settler debt of 4717 pounds, 1.51% of 56 debts listed
Charles Kinghorne List No 7, 31 July 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Charles Kinghorne, List No 7, 31 July 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 6 Aug 1844
C. Kinghorne baker Victoria Place, Source - 1847 Directory
JC Kinghorn Jun, Port Phillip Herald 10 Jun 1842 Page 2 Committee Mechanics Institution Annual Report
George Kinghington settler Murray district, Source - 1847 Directory
Mary Kinghorne, List 4, 30 Apr 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 7 May 1844
Mr Kinghorne arrived 4 Sep 1840 from London via Port Phillip on the Marmion
Mr Kinghorne sailed 14 Sep 1840 from Port Phillip for Sydney - on the Marmion
Mr Kinghorne 15 July 1841 arrived at Sydney from Port Phillip on 10 July on the Jewess
Dr CW Kinglake - (Cabin 49) and to Sydney on the Neptune

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John Kingsbot Page 32 letters at Post Office, 3 Feb 1847
George Kingsbury Owned Property Malop Street Geelong - House & Land
Henry Kingsford Adult came Nov 1846 with 334 on the Maitland
J Kingsford Letter at Post-office unclaimed, 7 April 1847
Kingshead see Steward & Kingshead in a partnership settlers Bungburrel Portland, Source - 1847 Directory
Mr Kinghorne sailed from Port Phillip 3 Feb 1841 for an exploring expedition on the Singapore
John Kingshot aged 29 adult male emigrants - arrived 15 Nov 1844 at Melbourne from London on 27 July and Falmouth on 6 Aug Royal George, source local newspapers
Mr and Mrs Kingsley and 2 chn Arrived at Sydney on 13 Oct 1837 from Port Phillip on 4 Oct and Launceston on 10 Oct the steam ship on the James Watt
Catherine Kingston 18 (single woman 20) General Servant, came 12 Apr 1841 on the Argyle
Catharine Kingston wed Robert Loxdale Hatch in 1841 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Mr E Kingston Departed from Hobart on 13 Dec 1838 for Port Phillip on the Agnes
Elizabeth Kingston 16 (single woman 33) Nursery Maid Prot both Devonshire, came 30 July 1841 on the Westminster
Mr G Kingston sailed from Launceston 12 Dec for Port Fairy Essington
Henry Kingston 21 (single man 32) Farm Servant Prot both Devonshire, came 30 July 1841 on the Westminster
Mr Kingston (Cabin 4) came 26 Jul 1841 on the William Metcalfe
William Kingston 20 (single man 33) Farm Servant Prot both Devonshire, came 30 July 1841 on the Westminster
John Kingswell cleared on 13 Sep 1844 and sailed from Melbourne for Circular Head Mary Two, source local newspapers
John Kingswell arrived 21 Oct 1844 at Melbourne from Circular Head Mary, source local newspapers
Thomas Kingswell, letter at Geelong Post Office. Source - Geelong Advertiser 29 Aug 1844
William Kingswood arrived at Port Phillip 23 Feb 1843 from Launceston on 16 Feb Henry - source Launceston Courier 27 Feb 1843
Thomas Kingswell 3 Oct 1844 unclaimed letter at Geelong post office
Mr W Kingwell arrived at Port Phillip 25 Feb 1843 from Launceston on 22 Feb Sea Horse - source Launceston Courier 20 Feb1843
Mr Kingsworthy arrived at Port Phillip 9 Feb 1843 from Hobart Flying Fish
Margaret Kininvale 20 (single woman 27) Cook RC reads Galway, came 21 Jan 1841 on the Sir Charles Forbes
James Kinkade aged 29 came Feb 1844 with 391 on the Wallace with Mary 25, Saml 0 baptised John 1845-7 died, Hugh James 1847
William Kinna 25 (single man 26) Labourer RC reads Kings Co, came 30 Aug 1841 on the Strathfieldsaye
Laurence Kinnahen, and Cath Commins baptised male John at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Newtown 1842 #36439
Michael Kinnaly and Honora Ryan baptised William 1845
Mr RH Kinnear in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
Mr AH Kinnear 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
R.H. Kinnear settler Marabool River County Grant, Source - 1847 Directory
John Kinnelly wed Rose Gill in 1843 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Bridget Kinnely died 1845 Female at Darebin Ck
Daniel Kinney 21 (paid 29) came 3 Jun 1841 on the Duchess Of Northumberland
Charles Kinnon settler Portland District, Source - 1847 Directory
Margaret Kinnon cleared on 2 Oct 1844 and sailed 5 Oct from Melbourne for Portland Sally Ann, source local newspapers
John Kinrock 23 (single man 27) Farm servant, Prot, Dundee, came 10 July 1840 on the Coromandel
James Kinross in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
James Kinross, letter at Geelong Post Office. Source - Geelong Advertiser 29 Aug 1844
James Kinross, No 9, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 13 Oct 1845
James Kinross Letter at Post-office unclaimed, 27th February, 1847
James Kinross settler Kinongerock Portland District, Source - 1847 Directory
Mr Kinross Departed from Hobart on 23 June 1838 for Port Phillip on the Isabella Mr Kinross met on 10 Nov 1838 by Rev Wm Waterfield
Mr Kinross Arrived at Launceston on 13 Dec 1838 from Port Phillip on the Aquilla
Mrs Kinross Departed from Launceston, on 14 Jan 1839 for Port Phillip, on the Wallaby
Mr Kinross arrived 23 Sep 1844 at Melbourne from Portland and Port fairy Sally Ann, source local newspapers
Patrick Kinsella and Anne Donohoe baptised Sarah 1843
Catherine Kinsey 23 (single woman 39) House maid RC neither Kings Co, came 1 Oct 1841 on the Middlesex
Mr Kinsly sailed 9 Nov 1840 for Honart on the Flying Squirel
John Kinshot, No 11, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 3 Dec 1845
Henry Kinton Adult came Sep 1847 with 306 on the Joseph Somes
John Kinworthy Owned Property Belfast - House & Land
TM Kipask, No 9, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 13 Oct 1845
Elizabeth Kippell wed George Kirk in 1847 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
William Kipper - and Mrs Kipper - wife of William paid own fare (Steerage 15) came 26 Jul 1841 on the William Abrams
William Kippin arrived at Port Phillip 12 Dec 1843 from Liverpool on 23 Aug Glentanner
William Kippin, granted depasturing license for Portland Bay for March 1844. Source - Port Phillip Herald 23 Apr 1844
William Kippin, Portland Bay District depasturing license for Aug 1844. Source - Geelong Advertiser 31 Oct 1844
William Junior Kippin, Licensed to depasture stock at County of Bourke July 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 18 Aug 1845
W.jun Kippen settler Bochara Portland, Source - 1847 Directory
Anne Kirby wed William Sexton in 1843 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Edmond Kirby Correspondence Portland Bay Strathdownie 14 311 Transferred from Dugal Mc Pherson
Emily Kirby sailed 5-Aug 1840 for Sydney on the Mellish
Honoria Kirby 17 (single woman 21) General servant RC both Tipperary, came 3 Oct 1841 on the Agricola
Honoria Kirby wed John Gifney in 1843 at Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong
James Kirby departed 15 Mar 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip on the Henry - source Launceston Courier 22 March 1841
James Kirby arrived 20 March from Launceston, in 1841 Henry
James Kirby 19 (single man 24) Farm servant RC both Limerick, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Lysander
James Kirby Adult came Sep 1847 with 306 on the Joseph Somes with John 16
James Kirby Owned Property Moorabool Street Geelong - Freehold Property
Mary Kirby 21 (single woman 20) House servant RC both Cork, came 4 Oct 1841 on the Enmore
Mary Kirby wed John Fitzgerald in 1844 at Roman Catholic St Francis Melbourne
Mr Kirby, and Mrs Emma Kirby and Mary Kirby, Cabin, arrived 1 May 1840 from London via Plymouth 27 Nov, and Cape of Good Hope, on the China
Mr Junior Kirby, and six younger siblings Intermediate, arrived 1 May 1840 from London via Plymouth 27 Nov, and Cape of Good Hope, on the China
Mary Ann Kirby wed John Hazlewood in 1843 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Susan Suter Kirby wed William Hopkins in 1845 at Church of England
Mr and Kirby arrived 20 June 1840 from London on the Eagle
Mrs Kirby with 3 Misses Kirby and 2 chn sailed 5-Aug 1840 for Sydney on the Mellish
Mrs Kirby departed 23 June 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip on the Challenger
Patrick Kirby 20 Bounty refused (zDisallowed) Labourer RC both Cork, came 4 Oct 1841 on the Enmore
Patrick Kirby 20 (single man 22) Farm servant RC both Limerick, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Lysander
Thomas Kirby 25 (single man 23) Farm servant RC both Limerick, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Lysander
Thomas Kirby cleared 4 Sep 1844 and sailed 5 Sep from Melbourne for Port Adelaide arrived 14 Sep Hawk, source local newspapers
Will Kirby buried 11 Apr 1837 Soldier of 4th Reg at St James Cathedral, Melbourne
William Kirby / Kieby 25 hus (family 22) Mason RC both Kings Co, came 15 Jan 1841 on the Fergusson
Mary Kieby 24 wife of William (family 22) RC both Monigall, came 15 Jan 1841 on the Fergusson
M Anne Kieby 1 dau of William (family 22) RC, came 15 Jan 1841 on the Fergusson
William Kirby, and Mary Tobin baptised female Harriet at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #237
William Kirby, freehold, Parish Merriang The Port Phillip Herald Fri, 26 May 1843 District of Port Phillip Electoral List of 291 names voted in election 20 June 1843, during first hour, 9-10am
William Kirby and May Tobin baptised Ellen Jane 1844, Catherine 1845, Julia Elizabeth 1847
Original Notice, dated 27th April , 1844 . Re-licensed , May 27, 1846.
Wiliam Kirby, mason signed letter asking for public meeting. Source - Port Phillip Herald 22 Oct 1844
William Kirby, one of 469 voters who qualified by Freehold in Merriang Electors List District of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Courier 8 Aug 1845
William Kiley / Kirby 22 Widower (family 27) Labourer RC both Co Tipperary, came 4 Nov 1841 on the Diamond
Margt Kiley / Kirby 20 wife of William (family 27) wife RC both Co Tipperary died on the Diamond
William Kirby house off Bourke St Bourke Ward 212 voters Voters in the town of Melbourne 1 June 1843 to 1 June 1844 source PPH 16 May 1843
William Kirby freehold Parish Merriang Electors in District of Port Phillip source PPH, 6 June 1843
William Kirby List No 3, 31 Mar 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
William Kirby and Kitty Egan baptised James 1844
William Kirby and Mary Hutton baptised William 1846
Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
Agnes Kirk wed Henry Foster in 1847 at Church of England Belfast (Now Port Fairy)
Daniel Kirk, and Bridget Mahony baptised female Johanna at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #300
Daniel Kirk and Bridget Mahony baptised Nancy 1841, Johanna 1842
Daniel Kirk and Anne Mahony baptised Margaret 1845
David Kirk, 25, Labourer, Prot both Dumfries, arrived 26 Jan 1842 from Greenock on the Robert Benn
David Kirk, wed Margaret Arnott 1842 #686 Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
David Kirk and Margaret Arnott baptised Sarah Eliza 1844
David Kirk, List 5, 31 May 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 4 June 1844
David Kirk farmer Moonee Ponds, Source - 1847 Directory
George Kirke -, Steerage, came Dec 1839 on the Westminster
George Kirk, butcher in Little Collins St claimed he was stabbed by James Sawyer. Source - Port Phillip Herald 31 May 1844
Mr G Kirk arrived 14 Sep 1844 at Melbourne from Launceston on 13th Scout, source local newspapers
George Kirk and Ann baptised George Marshall 1845
George Kirk butcher Bourke street, Source - 1847 Directory
George Kirk, 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
George Kirk wed Elizabeth Kippell in 1847 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
HM Kirk, letter at Geelong Post Office 6 Mar 1844. Source - Geelong Advertiser 6 Mar 1844
HM Kirk, Geelong Post Office has an unclaimed letter. Source - Geelong Advertiser 28 May 1845
JB Kirk & Co Partnership auctioneers and livery stable keepers Bourke-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
James Bowie Kirk, freehold, River Plenty The Port Phillip Herald Fri, 26 May 1843 District of Port Phillip Electoral List of 291 names voted in election 20 June 1843, during first hour, 9-10am
James Bowie Kirk freehold Bourke St Bourke Ward 212 voters Voters in the town of Melbourne 1 June 1843 to 1 June 1844 source PPH 16 May 1843
James Bowie Kirk freehold River Plenty Electors in District of Port Phillip source PPH, 6 June 1843
James Bowie Kirk Stables and House Bourke St Burgess in Bourke Ward source PPH 8 Sep 1843
James B Kirk Western District Monthly list of Depasturing Licenses for 1 to 30 Sep 1843
James Bowie Kirk Melbourne District 23 Apr 1844 voted 10-11 am election of Representatives for Legislative Council
James Bowie Kirk 'River Plenty' freehold List 10 Sep 1844 of Elector in Port Phillip 1 June 1844 to 31 May 1845
JB Kirk, one of 105 who signed letter supporting ministry by Rev Peter Gunn. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 10 Aug 1844
James Kirby List No 11, 30 Nov 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
James Bowie Kirk, one of 469 voters who qualified by Freehold in Yarra Yarra Electors List District of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Courier 8 Aug 1845
J.B. Kirk auctioneer horse bazaar Bourke street, Source - 1847 Directory
Mr Kirk departed 2 July 1841 from Sydney for Port Phillip on the Christina
Mr Kirk News - signed letter 29 Sep 1843 supporting H Condell, Mayor of Melbourne
Dr Robert Kirk Steerage passenger arrived 12 Dec 1840 from Greenock on the Helen Thompson
Dr Robert Kirk, wife Grace, sons Archibald and Daniel, Steerage passengers arrived 12 Dec 1840 from Greenock on the Helen Thompson
Robert Kirk, No 7, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 5 Aug 1845
Robert Kirk - off Collins lane, Source - 1847 Directory
Samuel Kirk 21 (single man 23) Labourer Prot both Belfast came 24 Dec 1841 on the Allan Ker
Samuel Kirk wed Elizabeth Harle in 1844 at Church of England St James Melbourne baptised Jane 1844, Elizabeth 1846, Eliza Rowdon 1847
Samuel Kirk List No 10, 31 Oct 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Samuel Kirk labourer Merri Creek, Source - 1847 Directory
Thomas Kirk wed Ellen Lowther in 1845 at Presbyterian
Thomas Kirk, No 8, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 10 Sep 1845
Thomas Kirk and Ellen Lowther parents of John Alexander Kirk born 31 Jul 1846 and when aged 3 months 3 days, baptised on 2 Nov 1846 by Rev John Joseph Thiery, Sponsors are Patrick Curry and Honora Lowther - see my Chapman page for this event
Page 197 Letters at Office, 30th June 1847
William Kirk, House Bourke St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Gipps Ward
William Kirk not on voters list, signed a letter to Robert Robinson Gipps Ward, giving him support, source PPH, 20 Oct 1843
William Kirk wed Mary Kelly in 1843 at Church of England St James, Melbourne baptised Isabella 1843, George 1844, Elizabeth 1846
Directory 1847 baker, Queen street
W Kirk baker Queen street, Source - 1847 Directory
Kirk & Harlin in a partnership livery stable keepers horse bazaar Bourke street, Source - 1847 Directory
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