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Captain Robins Ship's Master arrived 21-Dec 1840 from Western Port on the Childe Harold
Caroline Robins wed 14 Aug 1839 to James Woodward at St James Cathedral, Melbourne
Caroline Robinson, 19 single woman Nursery maid RC both Winchester arrived 13 Jan 1842 from London and Cork on the Samuel Boddington
Matthew Robins, and Johanna Ryan baptised female Johanna at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #154
Thomas and Elizabeth Robins had son William Akerly Robins baptised 30 Sep 1838 by Rev Wm Waterfield
Thomas Ackerley Robins and Elizabeth baptised Gertrude Rattenbury 1844, Elizabeth 1846
Mr Robins, in Jan 1839 employed John Mckenzie aged 20, Labourer, who came on the Westminster
Thomas Robins, and Elizabeth baptised Godfrey Bentley 1840, male Thomas Fowler at Independent Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #1084
Thomas Ackerly Robins, freehold, Pentridge The Port Phillip Herald Fri, 26 May 1843 District of Port Phillip Electoral List of 291 names voted in election 20 June 1843, during fifth hour, 1-2pm
Thomas Ackerley Robins, House Flinders St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Lonsdale Ward
Thomas Ackerby Robins, The Port Phillip Herald Tue 26 Sep 1843 accused of hitting Mr Cavenagh, case dismissed - both at fault
Thomas Ackerly Robins, who hold the Bill of Exchange, The Port Phillip Herald Tue 26 Sep 1843 confirmed as Trustee for estate of Mary Ann Walsh
Thomas A Robins, The Port Phillip Herald Tue 19 Dec 1843 in Jury to hear criminal cases of the day
Thomas A Robins, voted 12-1pm Melbourne to elect two members to sit in Legislative Council. Source - Port Phillip Herald 26 Apr 1844
Thomas Ackerly Robins, Insolvent timber merchant Melbourne liabilities 518 deficiency 306 and bad debts of 2973. Source - Port Phillip Herald 11 June 1844
Thomas Ackerly Robinson, Insolvent 271, timber merchant Melbourne debts 518 deficiency 309 besides bad debts of 2973. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 8 June 1844
Thomas Ackerly Robins, now insolvent himself, removed from Office of Trustee. Source - Port Phillip Herald 25 June 1844
Thomas Ackerly Robins, insolvent Certificate delayed, debts not proved. Source - Port Phillip Herald 20 Dec 1844
TA Robins, Insolvency Certificate granted on 1 Jan 1845 - source Port Phillip Herald 4 Jan 1845
Thomas Robins adult Owned Property Malop Street Geelong - House & Land Top
Robins and Healey Partnership timber merchants Little Flinders-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanactranscribed by Lenore Frost
Thomas Ackerly Robins storeman North Corio, Source - 1847 Directory
Anne Robinson 23 (young woman 56) Dairymaid Prot both Tyrone, came 15 Jan 1841 on the Fergusson
Bengamin Robinson 39 hus (family 28) Farm servant Prot both Armagh, came 2 Jan 1841 on the Salsette
Elizabeth Robinson 39 wife of Benjamin (family 28) Prot reads Armagh, came 2 Jan 1841 on the Salsette
came with 10 Chn, Ruth 18, William 16 and down to Benjamin aged 3
Benjamin Robinson, died 53 male Melbourne 1842 #3690 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
David Robinson 15, James Robinson 14, Joseph Robinson 12, Anne Robinson 10 and Charlotte Robinson 8, Margaret Robinson 6, Elizabeth Robinson 5 and Benjamin Robinson 3 son of Benjamin (28 family) Armagh, came 2 Jan 1841 on the Salsette
Captain Robinson master, 1 July 1841 at Sydney from Port Phillip on 24 June,William Hughes
Captain Robinson, master arrival 13 Feb 1842, from London on the Sultan
Caroline Robins wed James Woodward in 1839 at Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Caroline Robinson, arrived at Launceston from Port Phillip on the steamer 'Corsair' 3 Feb 1842 - source Launceston Courier 6 Feb 1842
Catherine Robinson 29 House servant Perth, employed by Mr Eddington, came Oct 1839 on the David Clark
Catherine Robertson, wed John Joseph Clayton 1842 #689 Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Catherine Robertson wed Christie Chisholm in 1844 at Presbyterian Campbellfield
Charles Robinson Purchased land , 24th February, 1847 97 acres 36 roods and 4 perches Bourke lot 7 and 8 Deeds 29th April 1847
Charles Thomas Robinson grazier South Yarra, Source - 1847 Directory
Mr D Robertson departed Sydney 22 Mar 1841 for Port Phillip on the Sophia Pate
Mr D Robertson Esq arrived 18 Oct 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip on the Corsair
Eliza Robinson 18 (young woman 57) Housemaid Prot both Tyrone, came 15 Jan 1841 on the Fergusson
Eliza Robinson, wed Thomas Ford 1842 #612 Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Elizabeth Robinson died 1846 Female aged 33 at Geelong
Emanuel Robinson brickmaker Richmond Flat, Source - 1847 Directory
Euphemia Robison / Robinson 19 (single woman 28) House servant Prot reads Edinburgh, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Grindlay
Euphemia Robinson, female wed Frederick Sanders 1842 #4614 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
George Augustus Robinson, Justice Of The Peace, Melbourne, 1939 Directory of Port Phillip
George Augustus Robinson (1791-1866), appointed Chief Protector of the Aborigines, in 1838
George Augustus Robinson JP CPA Yarra Yarra Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanactranscribed by Lenore Frost
George Augustus Robinson, freehold, Yarra Yarra The Port Phillip Herald Fri, 26 May 1843 District of Port Phillip Electoral List of 291 names
GA Robinson, JP The Port Phillip Herald Fri, 23 June 1843 voted in election 20 June 1843, during fifth hour, 1-2pm Tue 27 Jun 1843 Melbourne resident signed supporting William Lonsdale
Sir George B Robinson, is owed money by the Port Phillip Bank, has unclaimed dividends. Source - Port Phillip Herald 3 Sept 1844
GA Robinson, subscribed 5/5/- 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
GA Robinson, with 147 men, was presented to Sir George Gipps at a Levee, Mon 25 Oct 1841 in his honour. Source - Port Phillip Herald, 26 Oct 1841
George Robinson, List 5, 31 May 1844 letter at the Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 4 June 1844
George Robinson, No 7, letters at Melbourne Post Office. Source - Melbourne Courier 5 Aug 1845
George Augustus Robinson, one of 469 voters who qualified by Freehold in Yarra Yarra Electors List District of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Courier 8 Aug 1845
George Robinson Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
George Augustus Robinson Chief Protector of Aborigines, Owned Property South Yarra Yarra - Freehold Property
G W S Robinson Letter at Post-office unclaimed 27th February, 1847
George Robinson 20 (young man 54) Carpenter Prot both Tyrone, came 15 Jan 1841 on the Fergusson
George Robertson departed 15 Mar 1841 from Launceston for Port Phillip on the Henry
George Robinson - 3rd mate (Staff 5) came 19 Sep 1841 on the Forth
George Robinson, male wed Margaret Culloo 1842 #4473 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
George Robinson, and Margaret Cullow baptised male John at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Merri Ck 1842 #36604
George Robinson and Margaret Culloo baptised James 1844, George 1846
George Robinson and Sarah Robinson born Phillip 1847
George Robinson Crew came Sep 1841 with 226, Crew on the Forth
Letter at Post-office unclaimed
Geo Robinson chief protector of Aborigines South Yarra, Source - 1847 Directory
George Robinson carpenter Collins lane, Source - 1847 Directory
George Robinson painter Elizabeth street, Source - 1847 Directory
Henry Robinson 24 Hus (Steerage 11) 12 Bricklayer, came 18 July 1840 on theTheresa
Jane Robinson 23 wife of Henry (Steerage 12) 13, came 18 July 1840 on theTheresa
Mr H Robertson arrived 8 Feb 1841 at Launceston from Portland Bay on the Brazil Packet
Isabella Robinson 27 (single woman 37) General Servant RC both, came 12 Apr 1841 on the Argyle
Isabella Robinson wed John Wilson in 1841 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Jane Robinson 20, Single woman 33, Cook Galway Prot both Cook to Mr Welsh, in Historical Records of Vic, Vol 4, immigrants arrived 13 Dec 1839 on the Westminster
Jane Robinson 20, Cook, employed by Mr Welsh, came Dec 1839 on the Westminster
James Robinson 21 (Cabin 9) came 24 Dec 1841 on the Allan Ker
James Robinson, offers to teach music, p3 - 9 April 1842 Melbourne Times
James Robinson wed Harriett Wilcox in 1847 at Presbyterian Portland
James Robinson labourer Collins lane, Source - 1847 Directory
James Robinson blacksmith Elizabeth street, Source - 1847 Directory
Jane Robinson 23 Steerage 18 paid and stayed in Melb - arrived 18 Jul 1840 from London on the Theresa
Jane Robinson wed John Palmer in 1840 at Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Jane Robison wed William Murray in 1846 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
John Robinson 27 May 1835 and William Robinson drapers Hobart Town; Members of the Port Phillip Association
Mr John Robinson arrived 15-Feb 1840 from Hobart 4 Feb on the Maria - source Port Phillip Herald 18 Feb 1840
John Robinson 28 (young man 55) Labourer Prot both Tyrone, came 15 Jan 1841 on the Fergusson
John Robinson 28 (single man 13) Farm servant Prot both Perth, came 26 Jul 1841 on the William Abrams
John Robinson 29 hus (family 36) Labourer Prot both Cornwall, came 7 Oct 1841 on the Intrinsic
Ann Robinson 27 wife of John (family 36) House servant Prot both Cornwall, came 7 Oct 1841 on the Intrinsic
Ellen Robinson 2 dau of John (family 36) Prot Cornwall, came 7 Oct 1841 on the Intrinsic
Elizabeth Robinson dau of John Born on board, died aged 3 weeks 36) Prot, on the Intrinsic
John Robinson and Ann Murphy christened Elizabeth 1843 (wed Alexander Wiseman), John 1845, Mary 1846
From a Rootsweb entry - John Robinson died on 5 Oct 1891 aged 81 years in Newham, Victoria so born about 1809 (may be as late as 1814) in Bangor Co Down. He appears to have married in Co Antrim arouind 1838, according to his death cert but I have not been able to get proof of that. His wife was Ann Murphy born Braid Co Antrim about 1817.
Ann Robinson (whose parents were John Murphy and Ellen Ellet) died in Woodend 5 Jan 1882 aged 64 - detail from headstone at Woodend
John Robinson 21 (single man 24) Farm servant Prot both Edinburgh, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Grindlay
John Robinson, and Hannah baptised James at Church Of England St James, Melbourne born at Moonee Pnd 1842 #12788
John Robinson and Hannah baptised Christiana 1846, Edward 1846, James Pollett 1846
Directory 1847
John Robinson, male wed Jane Key 1842 #4640 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
John Robinson and Jane Key born Mary 1844 died
John Robinson, a shepherd employed by Miss Drysdale discovered a cochineal producing beetle Extensive account of his service in Malta, East Indies and China. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 10 Aug 1844
John Robinson, accused of robbing Patrick Cusack, case before second jury for Sat 17 May - Supreme Court - source Port Phillip Herald 20 May 1845
John Robinson, Licensed to cut timber at County of Bourke July 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 18 Aug 1845
John Robinson aged 28 came May 1847 with 338 on the Sir Thomas Arbuthnot
John Robinson aged 26 came Sep 1847 with 306 on the Joseph Somes
John Robinson wed Mary Keenan in 1847 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
John Robinson charcoal burner Brightonn, Source - 1847 Directory
John Robinson lodging-house keeper Collins lane, Source - 1847 Directory
John Robinson sausage maker Collins lane, Source - 1847 Directory
Mr J Robinson sailed 7-Jul 1840 for Adelaide on the Truganina
J A Robinson jun Goulburn River Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanactranscribed by Lenore Frost
J. G. Robertson 1840 occupied Wando Vale (north east of Casterton, 11,338 acres) Directory 1847 settler Wandhu River Portland
Mr JC and Mrs Robinson, Passengers from Melbourne Departed 6 Sep 1843 for Sydney with cargo and passengers from Liverpool. on the Francis
JG Robinson, arrived at Launceston from Portland on the brig 'Henry' 30 Jan 1843 - source Launceston Courier 6 Feb1843
J.G. Robertson settler Wandhu River Portland, Source - 1847 Directory
J. P. Robinson Patrons Mechanics' Institution
Joseph Phelps Robinson, elected member for Melbourne, Legislative Council. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 16 Mar 1844
Joseph Phelps Robinson, is owed money by the Port Phillip Bank, has unclaimed dividends. Source - Port Phillip Herald 3 Sept 1844
JP Robinson MC donated to the Building Fund for the new hospital - source Port Phillip Herald 1 March 1845
Joseph Phelps Robinson MLA Melbourne
Maria Amelia Robinson, wed James Allen 1842 #841 Independent Melbourne
Michael Robinson 29 hus (family 26) Labourer Prot both Galway, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Lysander
Anne Robinson 28 wife of Michael (family 26) House maid Prot neither, came 22 Oct 1841 on the Lysander
Michael Robinson, Portland Bay District depasturing license for 1-30 Sept 1844. Source - Port Phillip Herald 15 Nov 1844
Michael Robinson - Mount Sturgeon, The Woolpack 20 miles yes had License before, Name of Sureties Walter Birmingham Portland, and William Maitland Portland, 12 months from 1 July 1845. Source:- Portland Police Magistrate Book, Page 61, 22 Apr 1845
Miss Robinson, Cabin arrived 30 Sep 1842 from London 7 June on the Aden
Mr Robinson Passengers - Cabin arrived 7 Apr 1840 from London on the Lord Goderich
Mrs Robinson arrived 23 Apr 1840 from Lauceston on 14 April, on the Henry
Mr and Mrs and Child Robinson Cabin (Cabin) came 8 Aug 1840 on theMarmion
Mr and Mrs Robinson and 3 chn from London via Port Phillip and sailed 4 Sep 1840 from Port Phillip for Sydney - on the Marmion
Mr Robinson sailed 7-Sep 1840 for Hobart on the Lady of the Lake
Mr Robinson, departed from Launceston to Portland Bay on the schooner 'Minerva' 31 Dec 1840 - source Launceston Courier 4 Jan 1841
Mr Robinson left Sydney 30 Dec 1840 and was Shipwrecked 2 Jan 1841 on the Clonmel
Mr Robinson (Intermediate) came 15 Jan 1841 on the Fergusson
Mrs Robinson at Melbourne arrived 19 Feb 1841, from Adelaide on the Agnes and Elizabeth
Mr Robinson 27 July 1841 departing Sydney for Port Phillip on the Sea Horse
Mr Robinson arrived 12 Oct 1841 at Sydney from Port Phillip on 9 Oct on the Sea Horse
Mr Robinson Arrived 22 Nov 1841 at Sydney from Port Phillip on 19 Nov on the Sea Horse
Mr Robinson departed 11 Nov 1841 from Sydney for Port Phillip on the Sea Horse
Mr Robinson arrived 22 Nov 1841 at Sydney from Port Phillip on 19 Nov on the Sea Horse steamer
Mr Robinson departed 30 Nov 1841 from Sydney for Port Phillip on the Sea Horse steamer
Miss Robinson, departed from Port Phillip for London on the Persian 12 Mar 1845 - source Port Phillip Herald 20 March 1845
Mr and Mrs Robinson and child, Cabin arrived 23 Nov 1844 on the Thomas Hughes
Richard Robinson wed Alice Dunne in 1844 at Roman Catholic St Marys Geelong christened Ellen 1844 Owned Property Off Corio Street Geelong - House & Land
Robert Robinson 24 (single man 70) Labourer Prot both Lancaster, came 17 July 1841 on the England
Robert Robinson wed Isabella Grant in 1841 at Church of England St James, Melbourne born Evelina 1843, Sarah Ann 1843, Robert Grant 1846, William 1847
Robert Robinson aged 24 came Jul 1841 with 376 on the England
Robert Robinson, male wed Mary Curran 1842 #35486 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Robert Roberson and Mary Cunningham christened Mary 1843
Robert Robinson and Mary Curran baptised John 1846
Robert Robinson and Eliza Caldwell baptised Anna 1844, Eliza 1844, Margaret 1844
Robert Robinson, The Port Phillip Herald Tuesday, 3 Jan 1843 signed public notice supporting John Stephen to be a Councillor for the La Trobe Ward
Robert Robinson, Shop and house Elizabeth St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in La Trobe Ward
Robert Robinson, The Port Phillip Herald Tue 12 Sep 1843 owed his account of 9 pounds by John Stephens estate
R Robinson, a Burgess in Lonsdale Ward voted for George Annand but John Joseph Fawkner won the seat. Source - Port Phillip Herald 12 Aug 1845
Robert Robinson, voted in Geelong to elect two members to sit in Legislative Council. Source - Port Phillip Herald 26 Apr 1844
Robert Robinson, jury to hear a criminal case. Source - Melbourne Courier 28 July 1845
Robert Robinson, one of 469 voters who qualified by Freehold in Corio St Geelong Electors List District of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Courier 8 Aug 1845
Robert Robinson, voted in Geelong for Mr Curr as Member of Council to succeed Mr B Boyd. Source - Port Phillip Herald 30 Sep 1845
Robert Robinson Owned Property Corio & Marrabool Streets Geelong - Freehold Property
Robert Robinson saddler Elizabeth street, Source - 1847 Directory
Robert Robinson labourer Williams Town, Source - 1847 Directory
Ruth Robinson 18 dau of Benjamin (28 family) Housemaid Prot Ireland, came 2 Jan 1841 on the Salsette
Ruth Robison, wed John Bibby 1842 #703 Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Stephen Robinson arrived 28 June 1841 at Launceston from Port Phillip on the Dusty Miller
Susanna Robinson, wed William Sheldon 1842 #735 Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Thomas Robinson 29 with wife, Shepherd, Prot from Tywardy, Cornwall, employed by W Sabilline, came Dec 1839 on the Westminster
Elizabeth Robinson 29 wife of Thomas, Farm servant, Prot from Tywardy, Cornwall, employed by W Sabilline, came Dec 1839 on the Westminster
Thomas Robinson 48 Father (Steerage 1 ) came 22 Jan 1840 on theJohn Bull
Thomas Junior Robinson 4 son (Steerage 2 ) came 22 Jan 1840 on theJohn Bull
Thos Robinson - (Steerage) came 15 Jan 1841 on the Fergusson
Thomas Robinson 18 (single man 42) Labourer Prot both Tyrone, came 30 Aug 1841 on the Strathfieldsaye
Thomas Robinson, male wed Hannah Mills 1842 #4495 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Thomas Robinson and Hannah Mills baptised George Washington 1843, James 1844, Alfred / Lafred 1846
Thomas Robinson, freehold, Merri Merri Creek The Port Phillip Herald Fri, 26 May 1843 District of Port Phillip Electoral List of 291 names voted in election 20 June 1843, during sixth hour, 2-3pm
Thomas Robinson, House Little Flinders St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Lonsdale Ward
Thomas Robinson, brewer The Port Phillip Herald Tue 12 Dec 1843 New Insolvents list Deficiency 39 pounds
Thomas Robinson, intestate estate has Phillip Anderson confirmed as Trustee. Source - Port Phillip Herald 30 Jan 1844
Thomas Robinson, Pentridge 'Golden Fleece' postponed Annual License to 7 May. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 27 April 1844
Thomas Robinson, Pentridge 'Golden Fleece' postponed to 7 May. Source - Port Phillip Herald 27 Apr 1844
Thomas Robinson, license refused for 'Golden Fleece' until his insolvency is superceded. Source - Port Phillip Herald 14 May 1844
Thomas Robinson, one of 469 voters who qualified by Dwelling house in Pentridge Electors List District of Bourke. Source - Melbourne Courier 8 Aug 1845
Thomas Robinson aged 24 came Nov 1846 with 334 on the Maitland
Thomas Robinson farmer Merri Creek, Source - 1847 Directory
Thomas Robinson died 1847 Male aged 73 at Melbourne
William Robinson 16 son of Benjamin (family 28) Armagh, came 2 Jan 1841 on the Salsette
William Robinson 27 hus (66 family) Smith Prot reads Derry, came 17 July 1841 on the England
Elizabeth Robinson 24 wife of William (66 family) wife Prot reads Derry, came 17 July 1841 on the England
William Robinson 5 son of William (66 family) Prot Derry, came 17 July 1841 on the England
William Robinson, and Elizabeth baptised male Alexander at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong born at Melbourne 1842 #842
William Robinson and Elizabeth baptised Sarah Margaret 1843, Elizabeth 1844, Sarah 1846
William Robinson, engaged to shear sheep, by Richard Brodie but only worked 2 days then absconded. Source - Port Phillip Herald 23 Oct 1845
Robinson see Oliphant & Robinson in a partnership settlers Mount Elephant Plains, Source - 1847 Directory
Robinson & Boyd in a partnership settlers East Emmaralla Portland, Source - 1847 Directory
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