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Cornelius Morrissy / Morrisy 36 hus (family 56) Shepherd RC both Tipperary, came 17 July 1841 on the England
Mary Morrissy 32 wife of Cornelius (family 56) Housemaid RC both Tipperary, came 17 July 1841 on the England
John Morrissy 8 son of Cornelius (family 56) RC Tipperary, came 17 July 1841 on the England
Ellen Morrissy 6 dau of Cornelius (family 56) RC Tipperary, came 17 July 1841 on the England
James Morrissy, Convict came on 'Asia 8' Certificate of Freedom now at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 19 March 1844
Michael Morrissey, letter at Geelong Post Office. Source - Geelong Advertiser 20 May 1844
Michael Morrissy, Geelong Post Office has an unclaimed letter. Source - Geelong Advertiser 28 May 1845
Phillip Morrissy, Hero, 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 Morrissy / Morrisy 38 hus (family 55) Shepherd RC both Ireland, came 17 July 1841 on the England
Margaret Morrissy 28 wife of Thomas (family 55) Housemaid RC reads Ireland, came 17 July 1841 on the England
John Morrissy 5, Catherine Morisey 3, William Morisay 1 and Mary Morissey 0 dau of Thomas died 13 May (family 55) Ireland, came 17 July 1841 on the England
Thomas Morrissy and Margt Fennell baptised Margaret 1841, Ellen 1846
William Morrison 25 hus (family 32) Farm servant RC neither Kilkenny, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Lysander
Judy Morrison 25 wife of William (family 32) Farm servant RC reads Kilkenny, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Lysander
Mary Morrison 2 months dau of William born on board (family 32) came 22 Oct 1841 on the Lysander
William Morrissy, and Judith Byrne baptised female Anne at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #465
William Morrissey and Judith Byrne baptised Cath 1846, Thomas 1846
W Morrissey? Morrison, fined 15s for allowing 3 cows to stray in Melbourne streets. Source - Melbourne Courier 23 Jan 1846
Ann Morrow aged 18 came Feb 1844 with 391 on the Wallace wed William Downing in 1846 at Presbyterian Geelong
Charles Samuel Morrow, farmer The Port Phillip Herald Fri 22 Sep 1843 New Insolvents list deficiency 250 - 86 pounds
Charles Samuel Morrow, Insolvent settler formerly of Moonie Ponds applying for Certificate. Source - Port Phillip Herald 13 Sept 1844
Charles Samuel Morrow wed Margaret Mccracken in 1843 at Church of England St James, Melbourne baptised Mary Jane 1847;
Charles Samuel Morrow Letter at Post-office unclaimed, 27th February, 1847
C.S. Morrow horse dealer Bourke street, Source - 1847 Directory
David Morrow and Mary baptised Thomas James 1846
James Morrow 31 hus (family 36) Labourer Prot Reads Tyrone, came 8 Jun 1841 on the Frankfield
Priscilla Morrow 29 wife of James (family 36) Prot Tyrone, came 8 Jun 1841 on the Frankfield
Robert Morrow 8, David Morrow 6 and Mary/Sarah Morrow 2 dau of James (family 36) Prot Tyrone, came 8 Jun 1841 on the Frankfield
James Morrow and Priscilla baptised Mary Jane 1841-5 died
James Morrow shoemaker Swamp Collingwood, Source - 1847 Directory
John Morrow labourer off Bourke lane, Source - 1847 Directory
Mary Morow 25 (40 single woman) Farm servant RC neither Galway, came 27 Dec 1841 on the Alexander
Mary A Morrow 28 single woman House servant Prot both Devon to Mr Toby, Pilot employed by Mr Toby, Pilot arrived 16 Feb 1844 on the Wallace
Mary Morrow died 1847 Female child aged 8 at Melbourne
Phillip Morrow and Elizabeth Anderson baptised Matthew 1845
Mr Morrow, The Port Phillip Herald Fri 6 Oct 1843 Insolvent Court 2nd meeting
Richarde Morrow 19 (single man 48) Farm Servant Prot both Co Armagh, came 30 July 1841 on the Westminster
Richard Morrow and Ann baptised Julia 1846, William 1847
Richard Morrow, letter at Geelong Post Office 26 Feb 1844. Source - Geelong Advertiser 26 Feb 1844
Richard Morrow, letter at Geelong Post Office. Source - Geelong Advertiser 31 Oct 1844
Thomas Morrow 27 hus (family 37) Labourer Prot Reads Dungannon, came 8 Jun 1841 on the Frankfield
Alicia Morrow 25 wife of Thomas (family 37) House Keeper Prot Reads Dungannon, came 8 Jun 1841 on the Frankfield
James Morrow 4 and Mary/Sarah Ann Morrow 2 dau of Thomas (family 37) Prot Dungannon, came 8 Jun 1841 on the Frankfield
Thomas Morrow and Alicia baptised Isabella 1845
John Morse Convict came 1837 on the Charles Kerr assigned to Mr J Pollard
John Morse, one of 250 convicts transported on the Charles Kerr, 06 June 1837. Convicted at Wilts. Quarter Session for a term of life.
Abraham Morson (Steerage) came 8 Aug 1840 on the Marmion
Mary Ann Mortaban wed Robert Reynolds in 1845 at Church of England
Henry William Mortimer's sister Ann Eleanor Mortimer wed 02 Dec 1809 to John Blanch at Spitalfields Christ Church, Stepney Henry William Mortimer, c1795, son of Jackson Mortimer, arrived in Melb 16 Dec 1839. The next day his nephew John Blanch and his wife Sarah were blown up in their Melbourne shop in a cartridge loading accident. Henry William Mortimer had intended that his wife and younger children should stay with the already established Blanch family, but their deaths put paid to that idea. Instead, Mortimer moved into Flinders Lane and reared the three Blanch children with his own.
Ten days after their arrival in Port Phillip, Charlotte Selina Butler gave birth to her seventh child, a son, Phillip Henry, 29 December 1839, baptised in the Independent Church 9 February 1840.
Mr HW Mortimer arrived 23 Jan 1841 at Melbourne from Hobart town on the Adelaide
H.W Mortimer butcher Collins street, Source - 1847 Directory
Mr Mortimer sailed 29-Aug 1840 for Launceston on the Minerva
Mr Mortimer sailed 2-Dec 1840 for Launceston on the Lowestoft
Miss Mortimer arrived Sydney 2 July 1841 from Port Phillip on the Thetis
Lr HW Mortimer at Melbourne arrived 23 Jan 1841, from Hobart town on the Adelaide
William Mortimer innkeeper Lonsdale-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Henry William Mortimer, Foreman The Port Phillip Herald Tue 10 Jan 1843 in jury for the day
Henry William Mortimer, freehold, Richmond 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
Henry William Mortimer, Shop Collins St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Lonsdale Ward
HW Mortimer, auditor for 1844 officeholder, Mechanic's Institute. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 27 Jan 1844
Henry William Mortimer, voted 2-3pm Melbourne to elect two members to sit in Legislative Council. Source - Port Phillip Herald 26 Apr 1844
Henry William Mortimer, was not elected Town Councillor for Ward of Gipps. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 2 Nov 1844
Henry William Mortimer, one of 469 voters who qualified by Freehold in Richmond Electors List District of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Courier 8 Aug 1845
HW Mortimer, a Burgess in Lonsdale Ward voted for George Annand but John Joseph Fawkner won the seat. Source - Port Phillip Herald 12 Aug 1845
H. W Mortimer - Mortimer; Directory 1847 butcher, Collins street
Mathew Henry Mortimer, died 21 male Melbourne 1842 #418 Independent Congregational Melbourne
Miss Mortimer arrived Sydney 2 July 1841 from Port Phillip on the Thetis
Mr Mortimer arrived 17 Dec 1841 at Hobart from Port Phillip on 8 Dec on the Maguasha
Samuel Mortimer, Suffolk 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 Mortimer Page 153 letters at Post Office, 31st May 1847
William Mortimer wed 24 Dec 1839 to Lily McNicoll, witnesses John Rae and Margaret Ferguson at St James Cathedral, Melbourne
William Mortimer and Lily Mcnicoll baptised Grace 1840, William John 1842, Joshua Farquhar 1844;
William Mortimer, and Lilly baptised William John at Church Of England St James, Melbourne born at Melb 1842 #12781
William Mortimer, Melbourne Times 23 Apr 1842 granted Publicans Licence Lonsdale St 'Brown Inn'
William Mortimer, The Port Phillip Herald Tue 10 Jan 1843 in jury to hear criminal case for the day
William Mortimer, The Port Phillip Herald Fri, 28 Apr 1843 Old Licences renewed for 'Crown Inn' Lonsdale St
William Mortimer, Licensed House Lonsdale St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Burke Ward
William Mortimer, purchased Allotment first sale of blocks at Seymour. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 23 Mar 1844
William Mortimer, Lonsdale St 'Crown Inn' granted Annual License. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 4 May 1844
W Mortimer, in second jury for Supreme Court Mon 19 Aug 1844. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 24 Aug 1844
William Mortimer, Lonsdale St 'Crown Hotel' granted annual Publican's license - source Port Phillip Herald 17 Apr 1845
William Mortimer Ward Assessors Corporation Bourke, Purchased land ,Page 89, 24th February, 1847, Page 197 Letters at Office, 30th June 1847
William Mortimer settler, Source - 1847 Directory
Mortimer see Sawyers & Mortimer in a partnership soapboilers & chandlers Bourke st, Source - 1847 Directory
Charles Morton 34 (Steerage) came 30 July 1841 on the Westminster
E Morton Cabin passenger arrived 13 Aug 1840 from Greenock on the Culdee
Mr E Morton arrived 23-Aug 1840 from Launceston on 18 Aug on the Minerva - source Port Phillip Herald 25 Aug 1840
Eliza Morton sponsor for Jane Louisa Edwards baptised 7 Sep 1839 at St Francis Roman Catholic church
Francis Morton - convict came on the Hercules 1832, Mr Scott, Portland, Ticket of Leave. Source:- Portland Police Magistrate Book, Page 99, 7 Jun 1843
Francis Morton, convict came on Hercules 4 has been granted Ticket of Leave for the Port Phillip District. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 30 Nov 1844
Francis Morton Convict came on the Hercules 1832. Convicted at York Leeds Quarter Session for a term of 14 years. On 7 Sep 1845 'Holding Ticket of Leave', in Portland Police Station records
Francis Morton, Geelong Post Office has an unclaimed letter. Source - Geelong Advertiser 28 May 1845
George Morton 34 (family 39) Farm Servant Prot both Co Armagh, came 30 July 1841 on the Westminster
James Morton wed Jane Maxwell in 1840 at Church Of England St James, Melbourne
James Morton, and Jane baptised male James at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong born at Newt 1842 #735
and baptised Alexander 1843
James Morton, House Off Little Bourke St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Gipps Ward
John Morton 9 November 1836 shearer of first fleece of the Great Lake Company
Jonathan Morton wed Norah Larkins in 1846 at Presbyterian Geelong
Mary Morton, arrived at Launceston from Port Phillip on the schooner 'Will Watch' 21 Jan 1842 - source Launceston Courier 24 Jan 1842
Maryann Morton 19 (family 39) Farm Servant Prot both Co Armagh, came 30 July 1841 on the Westminster
Richard Morton and Ann baptised Euphemia 1847
Samuel Morton wed 29 Apr 1839 to Eliza Cambell James Bromley and Mary Lewin at St James Cathedral, Melbourne
Samuel Morton and Eliza Cambell baptised Mary Ann 1841, Mary Fran 1844
Thomas Morton, died W 7m male Melbourne 1842 #3724 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
WL Morton, letter at Geelong Post Office 6 Mar 1844. Source - Geelong Advertiser 6 Mar 1844
William Morton compositor Collins street, Source - 1847 Directory
The story of William's arrival is not proven - Benares arrived 9 May 1841, barque, 520 tons, James Gilkinson master, from Leith 14 Feb taking 117 days with 8 unamed Steerage passengers, Departed 14 July 1841 for Adelaide and then to UK, also sailed from Greenock 6 Feb 1842 to arrived on 18 Oct 1842 at Port Phillip. William Lockhart Morton page 14, was baptised at Green Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland on 19 December 1820. He obtained entrance to the University of Glasgow and studied Engineering until the Depression of the 1840s forced him to curtail his studies because of financial difficulties. At this time he decided to migrate to Australia where he considered that opportunities were much better.
Morton was a passenger on the barque Benares that sailed from Greenock on 6 August 1841 and arrived at Port Phillip in February 1842. During the voyage he invented a hydraulic apparatus (a pump) for the vessel to reduce bilge-water levels. The pump was self-acting and was dependent on wave action to function.
In Victoria, he invented the sheep dip with its entry narrow fenced passages, which removed the need to catch each sheep - a practical way of dealing with the external scab mite.
Morton married Mary Anne Stone in Geelong on 20 March 1849, and subsequently they had four sons. The two younger sons died of rheumatic fever in their early twenties. The eldest son became a stockbroker and the second son a Presbyterian Minister in South Australia. Morton moved to South Australia to live in Belair with his son William Lockhart Morton junior who was a Presbyterian Minister. William Lockhart Morton senior died on 10 March 1898.
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