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Catherine Nevin, female wed Emanuel Sparks 1842 #35501 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
John Nevin bootmaker off Collins lane, Source - 1847 Directory
Mary Ann Nevin 24 (single woman 51) House servant RC both Dublin, came 4 Nov 1841 on the Diamond
Mary Ann Nevin, female wed Samuel Kennan 1842 #35406 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Mary Anne Nevin, wed Lawrence Kennan 1842 #186 Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong
Patrick Nevin, and Mary Maher baptised female Margaret at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #83
Patrick Nevin and Mary Maher christened Anne 1844
Patrick Nevin, List 5, 31 May 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 4 June 1844
William Nevin, died 35 male Dandenong 1842 #3694 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Thomas New - Master (Staff 1), came 24 June 1840 on the Andromache
Catherine Newal 23 (single woman 24) House servant Prot both Co Tyrone, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Grindlay
Jacob Newall, Elizabeth and Family drowned when the Cataraqui was shipwrecked 4 Aug 1845, see Account of disaster
James Newbery - Newbery Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
Thomas Newberry 22 (young man 45) Labourer RC neither Derry, came 15 Jan 1841 on the Fergusson
Charles Newbolt Crew 2nd Mate arrived 22 Aug 1844 on the Lord William Bentinck
Charles Newbolt - crew 17 arrived 22 Aug 1844 on the Lord William Bentinck
CA Newbolt, No 11, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 3 Dec 1845
Eliza Newbury wed Johnson Sellers in 1846 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Capt Newby Ship's Master sailed 4 August 1840 for Sydney - on the Duchess of Kent
Capt Newby, Steerage arrived 22 Jan 1843 on the Statesman
Captain Robert Newby cleared from Port Phillip 13 Feb 1843 for Sydney Statesman
Robert H Newby house Collingwood Gipps Ward 183 voters Voters in the town of Melbourne 1 June 1843 to 1 June 1844 source PPH 16 May 1843
Captain Newby cleared out from Port Phillip 20 Dec 1843 for King's Island Mary
Capt Newby arrived 22 Feb 1844 at Melbourne from Kings Islandon 8 Feb, on the Mary, source local newspapers
RH Newbey List No 1, 31 Jan 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
RH Newby, letter to be collected from Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 6 Feb 1844
Captain Newby with wife and 2 chn cleared on 2 Nov 1844 from Melbourne and sailed on 3 Nov for Sydney Clarendon, source local newspapers
Robert Henry Newby and Jane Mary christened Kangerena Australia 1845
Miss Caroline Elizabeth Newcombe 20 April 1836 arrived with John Batman
Miss Caroline Elizabeth Newcomb arrived in March, 1840 with Miss Anne Drysdale and when Anne died in 1853, became the sole owner of Coriyule and in 1861 married the Reverend James D. Dodgson with whom she left Drysdale in 1864 as he moved around circuits in his ministry in the Wesleyan (Methodist) church. She died at Brunswick (Victoria) in 1874 and was buried at Coriyule.
Newcombe see Drysdale & Newcombe in a partnership the Misses settlers Barwon River, Source - 1847 Directory
John Newcombe in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 30 Aug 1843
shared Newcombe and Drysdale Depasturing Licence for Western Port, from 1 to 30 Sept 1843
Catherine Newell List No 5, 31 May 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Ellen Newell 20 (single woman 39) General servant Prot both Oxfordshire, employed by Mr Smith arrived 16 Feb 1844 on the Wallace
Ellen Newell List No 9, 30 Sep 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Ellen Newell wed Thomas Conneley in 1845 at Church of England christened John 1841
John Newall / Nowell 29 hus (family 29) Farm servant, Prot both, Manchester, came 22 Jan 1840 on the John Bull
Emma Nowell 31 wife of John (family 29) House keeper, Prot both, came 22 Jan 1840 on the John Bull
John Newell, No 9, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 13 Oct 1845
John Newell butcher w Pentridge, Source - 1847 Directory
Rhoda Newell, 28, (Single woman 2), House servant Prot both Brixham, came 24 Nov 1839 on the William Metcalf
Rhoda Newell wed William Trotman in 1840 at Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Mr D Newham arrived 23-Mar 1840 from Hobart on 11 Mar on the Tasmanian Lass
Daniel Newham arrived 14 May 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip, on the Paul Pry - source Launceston Courier 17 May 1841
Mr and Mrs Newisom Arrived at Sydney on 28 Dec 1839 from Greenock, South Aust and Port Phillip 21 Dec on the Superb
Edward Newland carter Brunswick, Source - 1847 Directory
Isaac Newland, arrived at Port Phillip from Sydney on the brig 'Christina' 14 Jan 1845 - source Port Phillip Herald 16 Jan 1845
Mrs Newlan Arrived 18 Jan 1843 at Port Phillip from Sydney 12 Jan via George Town, Sea Horse
Abraham Newman plasterer La Trobe-parade Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Abraham Newman, and Elizabeth baptised male Thomas at Independent Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #1090
Abraham Newman in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
Abraham Newman house off Collins St LaTrobe Ward 225 voters Voters in the town of Melbourne 1 June 1843 to 1 June 1844 source PPH 16 May 1843
Abram Newman House Off Flinders Lane Burgess in LaTrobe Ward source PPH 8 Sep 1843
Abraham Newman List No 11, 30 Nov 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Abraham Newman and Elizabeth Adams christened Ann 1844, Elizabeth 1846
Abraham Newman plasterer off Collins street, Source - 1847 Directory
Anna Newman 17 (single woman 45) House maid Prot reads Tipperary, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Lysander
Anne Newman, 26 single woman g29, House servant, Prot, both, Gloucestershire, arrived 26 Feb 1842 from Plymouth on the Himalaya
Anne Newman wed Joseph Brown in 1844 at Church of England St James Melbourne
Catherine Newman 21 (single woman 46) Dairy maid Prot reads Down, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Lysander
Catherine Newman, female wed Robert Barry 1842 #4605 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Major Newman Arrived at Hobart on 21 Dec 1839 from Port Phillip on 15 Dec on the Merope
Major Newman and 5 chn arrived 6-May 1840 at Port Phillip from Hobart on 25 Apr on the Lord Sidmonth
Charles Newman Deep-creek Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
Charles Newman Depasturing Licence for Western Port, from 31 July 1843
Major Newman, No 7, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 5 Aug 1845
Charles Newman, one of 469 voters who qualified by Freehold in Yarra Yarra south side Electors List District of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Courier 8 Aug 1845
Charles Newman, Licensed to depasture stock at County of Bourke August 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 29 Sep 1845
Charles Newman and Cath christened Mary Ann 1847, Thomas 1847
Major Newman Letter at Post-office unclaimed 27th February, 1847
Charles Major Newman Page 32 letters at Post Office 3 Feb 1847
Charles Newman Owned Property Yarra Yarra Parish Bulleen - Freehold Property
Charles Newman landholder Yarra Bight Dandenong, Source - 1847 Directory
E. Newman dressmaker Gt. Brunswick st Collingwood, Source - 1847 Directory
George Newman Western Port District Monthly list of Depasturing Licenses for 1 to 30 July 1843
George Griffiths Newman died 1847 Male aged 40 at Geelong
James Newman arrived 1835, on 9 Nov 1838 had 2 acres wheet growing
Dr James Newman - Surg Supt (Staff 2), came 1 Mar 1841 on the Argyle
Miss J Newman arrived 3-Mar 1840 from Launceston on 1 Mar, on the Tamar
John Newman arrived 13-Jun 1840 from Sydney on 9 June on the Caroline
John Newman and Anne Cook christened Robert 1845 died
John Newman water carrier Elizabeth street, Source - 1847 Directory
Joseph Newman, 21 single man m29, Mason, Prot, both, Gloucestershire, arrived 26 Feb 1842 from Plymouth on the Himalaya
Joseph Newman in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 March 1843
Joseph Newman wed Bridget Hefferen in 1847 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Mr Newman arrived Launceston 4 Aug 1841 from Portland Bay on the Fox
Miss Newman in list of unclaimed letters held at Post Office 31 Jan 1843
Mr Newman arrived at Port Phillip 14 Sept 1843 from London Lord Keane
Mr and Mrs Newman and dau cleared out from Port Phillip 18 Oct 1843 for Hobart arrived 25 Oct Flying Fish
Mr Newman, Steerage arrived 16 Sep 1843 on the Lord Keane
Miss J Newman, arrived from Launceston on the brig 'Tamar' on 3 Mar 1840,. Source - Port Phillip Herald 6 Mar 1840
Patrick Newman / Nunan 24 (single man 29) Labourer RC both Clare, came 3 Oct 1841 on the Agricola
Phillip Newman wed Mary Ann Bloving in 1841 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Philip Newman and Ann Mary christened Philip 1845 died aged 3 months, Ellen 1847
Phillip Newman labourer Flinders lane, Source - 1847 Directory
P Newman, a Burgess in Lonsdale Ward voted for John Joseph Fawkner who won the seat. Source - Port Phillip Herald 12 Aug 1845
Robert Newman, List 4, 30 Apr 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 7 May 1844
R Newman Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
Thomas Newman Departed from Hobart on 3 Nov 1837 for Port Philip on the Eudora
Thomas Newman house Collingwood Gipps Ward 183 voters Voters in the town of Melbourne 1 June 1843 to 1 June 1844 source PPH 16 May 1843
Thomas Newman House Collingwood Burgess in Gipps Ward source PPH 8 Sep 1843
Thomas Newman, Burgess for Gipps Ward. Source - Port Phillip Herald 5 Nov 1844
Thomas Newman Letter at the Post Office unclaimed 30 Oct 1843
Thomas Newman wed Catherine Gerraty in 1844 at Roman Catholic St Francis Melbourne
Thomas Newman List No 2, 29 feb 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Page 197 Letters at Office 30th June 1847 Letter at Post-office unclaimed 27th February, 1847
T. Newman plasterer Gt. Brunswick street Collingwood, Source - 1847 Directory
Thomas Newman 31 hus (family 29) Labourer Prot reads Glamorgan, came 30 Aug 1841 on the Strathfieldsaye
Anne Newman 34 wife of Thomas (family 29) Housemaid Prot reads Glamorgan, came 30 Aug 1841 on the Strathfieldsaye
Charlotte Newman 2 dau of Thomas (family 29) Prot Glamorgan, came 30 Aug 1841 on the Strathfieldsaye
Richard Newman 7 months son of Thomas (family 29) Prot Glamorgan, came 30 Aug 1841 on the Strathfieldsaye
Thomas Newman and Anne christened Margaret 1843, Richard 1845, Charlotte 1845-7 died, Thomas 1847
Directory 1847 labourer Brighton
Thomas Newman labourer Brighton, Source - 1847 Directory
William Newry aged 23 came Nov 1846 with 334 on the Maitland
Charlotte Newson, female wed Frederick Williams 1842 #4572 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
George Newsom Saltwater River Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
George Newsom settler Salt Water River County Bourke, Source - 1847 Directory
George Newsom Depasturing Licence for Western Port, from 31 July 1843
George Newsom, List 4, 30 Apr 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 7 May 1844
George Newsome, exported 73 bales of wool to UK in the previous year. Source - Geelong Advertiser 28 June 1845
George Newsome, Licensed to depasture stock at Western Port District August 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 29 Sep 1845
George Newsom, No 6, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 4 July 1845
George Newsom Letters unclaimed at Post-Office, Melbourne 30th April, 1847
George Newsom settler Ranagaderin Mount Macedon, Source - 1847 Directory
Robert Newson, letter to be collected from Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 6 Feb 1844
Robert Newstead, 26 hus Mason RC both Tipperary arrived 17 Feb 1842 from London and Cork on the Thetis
Lucey Newstead, 24 wife of Robert Housemaid RC both Tipperary arrived 17 Feb 1842 from London and Cork on the Thetis
Robert Newstead and Lucy Spring christened William 1844, Mary Anne 1846 died,
Lucy died 1846 Female aged 26 at Melbourne
Robert Newstead, Tue 27 Jun 1843 Melbourne resident signed supporting William Lonsdale
Robert Newstead house off Bourke St Gipps Ward 183 voters Voters in the town of Melbourne 1 June 1843 to 1 June 1844 source PPH 16 May 1843
Robert Newstead on list of supporters of William Lonsdale, Sub-Treasurer source PPH 27 June 1843
Robert Newstead Letter at the Post Office unclaimed 30 Oct 1843
Robert Newstead, Burgess for Gipps Ward. Source - Port Phillip Herald 5 Nov 1844
Robert Newstead painter Swanston street, Source - 1847 Directory
Ann Newton 20 (single woman 49) Housemaid RC both Feneraght, came 30 Aug 1841 on the Strathfieldsaye
Ann Newton, wed John Starling 1842 #842 Independent Melbourne
Edward Thomas Newton came to Port Phillip from Launceston. Edward Newton was working for John Batman on his sheep station an the Deep Creek in March 1837, about 15 or 20 miles from Maribrynong, on the Saltwater River. On 1st November 1837, he purchased at the 2nd land auction in Melbourne, Allotment 14 of Block 21, for 35 pounds.
Mr ET Newton Departed from Launceston on 9 Aug 1838 for Port Phillip on the Aquilla
Mr Newton, in Apr 1839 employed John Winder aged 43 widower, Brickmaker, who came on the John Barry
Edward Thomas Newton wed 3rd Nov 1840 to Elizabeth Martin by the Rev. Waterfield who was the first Congregational minister at Melbourne. They had 11 chn.
Edward Thomas Newton Darabin-creek Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
ET Newton, in jury enpannelled 7 Ap 42 in Supreme Court jury 9 Ap 1842, p3 - 9 April 1842 Melbourne Times
Edward Thomas Newton house Collingwood Gipps Ward 183 voters Voters in the town of Melbourne 1 June 1843 to 1 June 1844 source PPH 16 May 1843
James Newton with wife and 2 chn cleared 29 July 1844 from Melbourne and sailed 30 July, for Launceston arrived 1 July, reached Sydney 7 Aug from Launceston on 4th and Boydtown on 6th Shamrock, source local newspapers
Joseph Newton 22, Single man 31, Gardener Nottingham, in Historical Records of Vic, Vol 4, immigrants arrived 13 Dec 1839 on the Westminster
Joseph Newton 22, Gardener, Gone up country, came Dec 1839 on the Westminster
Joseph Newton wed Elizabeth Bell in 1844 at Presbyterian Portland christened Thomas Charles 1846 Owned Property Gawler Street Portland - House & Land
Joseph Newton - Portland, Surety for Thomas Field, Henty St Lamb Inn, 7 Apr 1848 to 30 June 1848. Source:- Portland Police Magistrate Book, Page 73, 18 Apr 1848
Mr Newton departed 23 June 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip on the Challenger
Mrs Newton and 2 chn arrived 29 July at Port Phillip from Launceston, in 1841 Tamar
Mr Newton departed 23 June 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip on the Challenger
Mrs Newton and 2 chn departed 20 July 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip on the Tamar
Mr Newton, and son cabin 13 Dec 1842 from Plymouth on the Glenswilly
Mr Newton cleared out from Port Phillip 17 August 1843, for Port Albert Mariner
Mrs Newton with 2 chn and servant cleared out from Port Phillip 4 Nov 1843 for Port Albert Mariner
Mr R Newton arrived 18 Oct 1841 at Launceston from Portland Bay on the Hamilton - source Launceston Courier 25 Sep 1841
Silvester Newtown and Bridget Reynolds christened Edward 1847
Thomas Newtown and Joanna Kennedy christened Joannah 1843
Patrick Neylan wed Margaret Keefe in 1845 at Roman Catholic
George Neylor 25 hus of Mary (family 32) Labourer Prot both Lancashire arrived 16 Apr 1844 on the Sea Queen
Mary Neylor 31 wife of George (family 32) Prot arrived 16 Apr 1844 on the Sea Queen
William Baynes 11 stepson of George Neylan (family 32) Prot arrived 16 Apr 1844 on the Sea Queen
Astralinda Baynes 6 stepdau of George Neylan (family 32) Prot arrived 16 Apr 1844 on the Sea Queen
George Naylor and Mary christened George 1846
Hanna Neylor 14 (single woman 15) Housemaid Prot both Lincolnshire arrived 16 Apr 1844 on the Sea Queen
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