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The Site is being rebuilt, with two indexes - ships listed per year, and people in alpha order, combining details.

Mrs Such and child Departed from Hobart on 7 Feb 1839 for Port Phillip, on the Blossom
A Suchet A Cabin, came 24 Nov 1839 on the William Metcalf
Augustus Suchet, male wed Anne Ryan 1842 #35452 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Augustus C Suchet and Anne Raftery christened Alfred Charles 1847
Auguste Charles Suchet publican King street, Source - 1847 Directory
Alexander Suckie To cut timber Bourke Page 67 31 Jan 1847
Mr Sudenburg. arrived 5-May 1840 from Hobart on 23 Apr on the Agnes and Elizabeth
Mr Suet Departed from Hobart on 15 July 1838 for Port Phillip on the Yarra Yarra
William Suffein Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
Augusta Suffield 24, Single woman 38, Ladys maid Dublin Prot both, in Historical Records of Vic, Vol 4, immigrants arrived 13 Dec 1839 on the Westminster
Augusta Suffield 24, Ladys maid, since married, came Dec 1839 on the Westminster
Augusta Maria Julia Suffield wed Richard Forrest in 1839 at Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Owen Suffolk aged 17 came Sep 1847 with 306 on the Joseph Somes
William Suffrun, 18 single man Labourer RC, both Co Antrim, Bounty arrived 23 Aug 1842 from Greenock on the Manlius
Mr Sugden Departed from Launceston on 4 Sep 1838 for Port Phillip on the Aquilla
William Sugden, departed from Launceston for Port Phillip on the brig 'Henry' 14 Feb 1843 - source Launceston Courier 20 Feb 1843 and arrived at Port Phillip 23 Feb 1843 from Launceston on 16 Feb Henry
William Johnson Sugden wed Louisa Frost in 1843 at Church of England St James, Melbourne christened Arthur 1843, William 1845, Robert Johnson 1846
William Johnson Sugden, House William St The Port Phillip Herald Fri 8 Sep 1843 Burgess in Burke Ward
WJ Sugden, appointed Chief Constable, replacing Mr Brodie. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 31 Aug 1844
William Johnstone Sugden has resigned as Sheriff's Bailiff now has been confirmed by his Excellency in the office of Chief Constable of Melbourne was held by Mr Charles Brodie News 28 Sep 1844 , source local newspapers
William Johnstone Sugden, was Sheriff's Bailiff now appointed Chief Constable of Melbourne. Source - Melbourne Weekly Courier 28 Sept 1844
William J Sugden, chief constable, gave evidence to first jury for Sat 17 May - Supreme Court - source Port Phillip Herald 20 May 1845
W.Johnstone Sugden chief constable Collins lane, Source - 1847 Directory
James Tucker / Suglier 20 (single man 43) Carpenter Prot both Devonshire, came 23 Jul 1841 on the George Fyfe
Peter Suite and wife arrived 10-May 1840 from Sydney on 28 April on the Christina
Thomas Sullis, arrived at Prt Phillip from Hobart on the schooner 'Lillias' 2 June 1845 - source Port Phillip Herald 3 June 1845
Alice Sullivan 20 (single woman 30) Farm servant RC neither Co Kerry, came 16 Dec 1841 on the Ward Chapman
Alice Sullivan, female wed Samuel Winter 1842 #4578 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Ann Sullivan - Sullivan and Ann Mary christened Anna 1840, Elizabeth 1840, Mary Ann 1840
Anne Sullivan - Sullivan wed Thomas Halfpenny in 1844 at Roman Catholic St Francis Melbourne
Captain and Mrs Sullivan and child arrived 13-Jun 1840 from Sydney on 9 June on the Caroline
Caroline Sullivan died 1845 Female aged 26 at Yarra
Catherine Sullivan 24 (single woman 63) Housemaid RC neither Tipperary, came 19 Sep 1841 on the Forth
Catherine Sullivan, 23 drowned when the Cataraqui was shipwrecked 4 Aug 1845, see Account of disaster
Catherine Sullivan wed Maurice Mulnach in 1847 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Constantine Sullivan labourer Lonsdale lane, Source - 1847 Directory
Cornelius Sullivan, and Mary Anne Harford baptised male Jeremiah at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Newtown 1842 #36397
Cornelius Henry Sullivan and Mary Anne Harford christened Henry 1845
Chief Constables at Alberton 5tb April, 1847,
Dan Sullivan 34 hus (family 17) Labourer RC neither Limerick, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Mary Nixon
Margt Sullivan 32 wife of Daniel (family 17) House servant RC neither Limerick, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Mary Nixon
Catherine Sullivan 2 dau of Daniel (family 17) RC Limerick, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Mary Nixon
Catherine Sullivan, died 14m female Melbourne 1842 #38306 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Daniel Sullivan, and Margaret Finnerty baptised male Timothy at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Merri Ck 1842 #36651
Daniel Sullivan and Margaret Finnerty christened John 1845, Daniel 1847, William 1847 died
Daniel Sullivan County of Bourke License to depasture stock, for month of Sept 1844
Daniel Sullivan 18 (single man 36) Labourer RC reads Cork, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Mary Nixon
Daniel Sullivan, Western Port District depasturing license for 1-30 Sept 1844. Source - Port Phillip Herald 15 Nov 1844
Daniel Sullivan, Licensed to depasture stock at Western Port District Sept 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 3 Nov 1845
Daniel Sullivan wed Hannah Flinn in 1846 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne christened William 1847
Daniel Sullivan died 1847 Male aged 65 at Melbourne
Daniel Sullivan settler Point Nepean, Source - 1847 Directory
Dennis Sullivan 52 with wife and children, came to NSW on the British King and Apr 1839 on the John Barry
Honora Sullivan 46 wife of Dennis with Patrick 13, Timothy 11, Margaret 8, came to NSW on the British King and Apr 1839 on the John Barry
John Sullivan 22 son of Dennis, came to NSW on the British King and Apr 1839 on the John Barry
Mary Sullivan 24 dau of Dennis, came to NSW on the British King and Apr 1839 on the John Barry
Patrick Sullivan died 19 Apr 1839 child at St James Cathedral, Melbourne
On arrival the work Denis Sullivan obtained, was day work in town, 6/- per day, no rations.
Denis Sullivan Western District Monthly list of Depasturing Licenses for 1 to 30 Sep 1843
Dennis Sullivan List No 1, 31 Jan 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
Dennis Sullivan, 25 drowned when the Cataraqui was shipwrecked 4 Aug 1845, see Account of disaster
Edwin Sullivant Cabin passenger arrived 18 Sep 1839 from Leith on the Caledonia
Elenor Sullivan mark witness to wedding of 15 May 1839 Francis Oreiley to Mary Dalson at St James Cathedral, Melbourne
Eleanor Sullivan wed William Lanter in 1841 at Methodist / Wesleyan Melbourne
Ellen Sullivan 26 (single woman 43) Nursery maid RC both Cork, came 3 Oct 1841 on the Agricola
Ellen Sullivan 16 (single woman 22) House maid Prot reads Co Cork Received into Depot arrived 22 Sep 1844 from Cork on the Abberton
George Sullivan RN auctioneer King-street Melbourne, source 1841 Kerr's Almanac transcribed by Lenore Frost
George Grey Sullivan, a Water Police Constable, p3 - 23 April 1842 Melbourne Times
GG Sullivan has a Deed of Grant received by Sub-Treasury, and ready for delivery upon payment of the regulated fees, source Melbourne Times, 18 March 1843, page 3, Government Notices
George Grey Sullivan 1 Deed of Grant ready when fee is paid 9 Jan 1844
G G Sullivan Letters at Post Office Jan 1847
George Sulivan/Sullivan, 24 hus Intermediate arrived 17 Feb 1842 from London and Cork on the Thetis
Anne Sulivan/Sullivan, 20 wife of George Intermediate arrived 17 Feb 1842 from London and Cork on the Thetis
Robert Sulivan/Sullivan, 0 son of George Intermediate arrived 17 Feb 1842 from London and Cork on the Thetis
Hanna Sullivan died 1847 Female aged 28 at Melbourne
Hannah Sullivan wed James Ford in 1841 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Henry Sullivan arrived 2 Sep 1844 at Melbourne from Launceston on 28 Aug Tamar, source local newspapers
Honorah Sullivin 20 (single woman 50) General servant, RC reads, Cork, came 30 Sept 1840 on the Himalaya
Nora Sullivan, wed John Kennedy Hill 1842 #885 Methodist/Wesleyan Melbourne
Mr H Sullivan arrived 15-Feb 1840 from Hobart 4 Feb on the Maria
James Sullivan Convict, came on Clyde, TofL 11 Oct 1843 #43/2458
James Sullivan 26 (single man 33) Labourer RC both Bristol, came 16 Dec 1841 on the Ward Chapman
James Sullivan List No 6, 30 June 1844 Unclaimed letters at Melbourne Post Office
James Sullivan 3 Oct 1844 unclaimed letter at Geelong post office
James Sullivan wed Elizabeth Cummins in 1845 at Roman Catholic Letter at Post-office unclaimed 7 April 1847
James Sullivan Page 197 Letters at Office 30th June 1847
Jane (listed as James) Sullivan 20, (single woman 35) House servant, RC neither Tipperary, came 17 Dec 1841 on the on the Agostina
Jane Sullivan, female wed John Toohy 1842 #35442 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Jane Sullivan wed Peter Murphy in 1846 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
Mr Jeremiah Sullivan arrived 10-Dec 1840 at Launceston from Portland Bay on the Mariner - source Launceston Courier 14 Dec 1840
Johanna Sulivan - Sullivan came Sep 1844 with 283 on the Abberton
John 1 Sullivan 34 hus (family 23) Labourer, Rc, both, Ireland, came 18 July 1840 on the Theresa
Ellen Sullivan 28 wife of John 1 (family 23) Dairymaid, both, came 18 July 1840 on the Theresa
John 2 Sullivan 32 hus (Sydney list 2) Bounty Immigrant arrived 18 Jul 1840 on the Theresa and on Aug 8 departed for Sydney, on the Theresa
Mary Sullivan 28 wife of John 2 (Sydney list 2) Bounty Immigrant arrived 18 Jul 1840 on the Theresa and on Aug 8 departed for Sydney, on the Theresa
John Sullivan 21 (single man 24) Labourer RC neither Cork, came 4 Oct 1841 on the Enmore
Doctor John Sullivan - (Staff 2), came 22 Oct 1841 on the Lysander
Dr Sullivan arrived 11 Dec 1841 at Sydney from Port Phillip on 7 Dec on the Sea Horse
John Sulivan - Sullivan wed Jane Gamble in 1841 at Methodist / Wesleyan Melbourne
John Sulivan, and Jane Gamble baptised male Joseph at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #36515
John Sulivan, and Jane Gamble christened Peter 1843, Catherine 1845 died, Patrick 1846 died, Thomas 1847
Mr J Sullivan arrived at Port Phillip 1 August 1843 from Western Port, Diana
John Sullivan Western Port District Monthly list of Depasturing Licenses for 1 to 30 July 1843
John Sullivan and wife cleared out from Port Phillip 4 Nov 1843 for Valparaiso Margaret Connal
John Sullivan and wife Steerage Departed 7 Nov 1843 for Valparaso with part of original cargo. on the Margaret Connell
John Sullivan, male wed Jane Dodd 1842 #35431 Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
John Sullivan and Jane Dodd christened Mary 1844 died, Thomas 1847
John Sullivan and Bridget christened Michael 1847
John Sullivan wed Hannah Neil in 1843 at Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong christened Hannah 1844
John Sullivan, List No 9, 30 Sep letter to be collected from Melbourne Post Office. Source - Port Phillip Herald 1 Oct 1844
John Sullivan County of Bourke License to depasture stock, for month of Sept 1844
John Sullivan, Licensed to depasture stock at County of Bourke August 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 29 Sep 1845
John Sullivan wed Anne Gavin in 1845 at Roman Catholic
John Sullivan wed Jane Gambell in 1846 at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne
John deceased Sullivan Correspondence sold Western Port Pt Nepean to Sullivan, Patrick
John Sullivan aged 18 came May 1847 with 338 on the Sir Thomas Arbuthnot
John Sullivan settler Calitini County Bourke, Source - 1847 Directory
John Sullivan surgeon's assistant Bourke street, Source - 1847 Directory
John Sullivan townherdsman off Collins lane, Source - 1847 Directory
Mr JH and Mrs Sullivan with 2 chn and servant cleared 14 Mar 1844 from Sydney for Port Phillip with sundries, on the Isabella, source local newspapers
John Henry Sullivan and Caroline christened Alexander Falcon 1844
John Henry Sullivan and Anna Oneil christened Julia 1846, Jessie Maria 1846 died
John H. Sullivan wine merchant Elizabeth street, Source - 1847 Directory
Julia Sullivan wed James Murray in 1841 at Roman Catholic Melbourne & Geelong
Lieut Sullivan, with 147 men, was presented to Sir George Gipps at a Levee, Mon 25 Oct 1841in his honour. Source - Port Phillip Herald, 26 Oct 1841
Maria Sullivan wed James King in 1841 at Presbyterian Melbourne & Geelong
Martin Sullivan 26 hus (family 15) Farm servant, RC, Co Clare, came 10 July 1840 on the Coromandel
Biddy Sullivan 25 wife of Martin (family 16) Dairy maid, RC, Co Clare, came 10 July 1840 on the Coromandel
Martin Sullivan, and Bridget Mulhany baptised John 1840, female Elizabeth at Roman Catholic St Francis, Melbourne born at Melbourne 1842 #36602
Martin Sullivan and Bridget Mulhaney 25 christened Michael 1844, Mary 1846 died
Martin Sullivan milkman South Yarra, Source - 1847 Directory
Mary Sullivan 18 (single woman 44) House servant RC both Cork, came 30 Nov 1841 on the Mary Nixon
Mary Sullivan, female wed John Larves 1842 #4633 Church Of England St James, Melbourne
Mary Sullivan christened Caroline Louisa 1843, Emma 1843, Ellen 1845 died
Mary Sullivan 20 (single woman 31) General servant Prot reads Cork arrived 18 Feb 1844 from London and Cork on the Royal Consort
Mary Sullivan, 14 single woman, dau of Mathew, (single woman 21) House maid RC reads Co Cork , employed by Mr W Eadey Melbourne arrived 22 Sep 1844 from Cork on the Abberton
Mary Sullivan wed John Smith in 1844 at Roman Catholic St Francis Melbourne
Mary Sullivan wed William Cannon in 1845 at Roman Catholic
Mary Sullivan wed John Caulfield in 1846 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Mary Sullivan wed Samuel Marlow in 1847 at Church of England St James, Melbourne
Mathew Sullivan 43 hus of Margaret (family 36) Labourer RC both Cork arrived 22 Sep 1844 from Cork on the Abberton
Margaret Sullivan 35 wife of Mathew (family 36) RC neither Cork arrived 22 Sep 1844 from Cork on the Abberton
Thomas Buckley / Sullivan 12 who is quite an idiot' stepson of Mathew Sullivan (family 36) then name crossed out RC Cork arrived 22 Sep 1844 from Cork on the Abberton
Margaret Sullivan 12 dau of Mathew (family 36) RC Cork arrived 22 Sep 1844 from Cork on the Abberton
Catherine Buckley / Sullivan 10 stepdau of Mathew Sullivan (family 36) RC Cork arrived 22 Sep 1844 from Cork on the Abberton
Fanny Sullivan 9 dau of Mathew (family 36) RC Cork arrived 22 Sep 1844 from Cork on the Abberton
Bridget Sullivan 3 dau of Mathew (family 36) RC Cork arrived 22 Sep 1844 from Cork on the Abberton
Johanna Sullivan died 16 July aged 10 months dau of Mathew (family 36) RC Cork on the Abberton
Matthew Sullivan and Margaret Callaghan had baptised at St Francis Roman Catholic church, Melb, Sarah 1847 #2425 and Honora 1849 #4210
Fanny Sullivan wed 1852 #3068 to Allan Bell and had 9 children
Matthew Sullivan died 1868 #7343 aged 71
Margaret Sullivan 1834 - 1884 #14358 aged 50, at Tarnagulla, Vic, dau of John Buckley, came aged 12 years
Michael Sullivan 24 (single man 45) Labourer RC both Kings Co, came 30 Aug 1841 on the Strathfieldsaye
Mick Sullivan 34 hus (family 62) Labourer RC neither Kings County, came 16 Dec 1841 on the Ward Chapman
Margaret Sullivan 24 wife of Michael (family 62) House Keeper Co Tipperary, came 16 Dec 1841 on the Ward Chapman
Edward Sullivan 5 son of Michael (family 62), came 16 Dec 1841 on the Ward Chapman
Michael Sullivan and Margaret Hennessy and Family christened Laurence 1843, Mary Anne 1844, Thomas 1846
Directory 1847 labourer Richmond Flat
Mr Michael Sullivan arrived at Port Phillip 25 Feb 1843 from Launceston on 22 Feb Sea Horse - source Launceston Courier 27 Feb 1843
Michael Sullivan, is brother to wife of John Scully. Family brawl. - source Port Phillip Herald 5 June 1845
Michael Sullivan, Licensed to cut timber at County of Bourke July 1845. Source - Melbourne Courier 18 Aug 1845
Michael Sullivan wed Ann Hawley in 1845 at Roman Catholic
Michael Sulivan/Sullivan, 24 wife died Labourer RC both Cork arrived 17 Feb 1842 from London and Cork on the Thetis
wife Sulivan/Sullivan, died RC Cork on the Thetis
Michael Sullivan and Anne Holly christened Mary 1846 died, John 1847
Michael Sullivan labourer Richmond Flat, Source - 1847 Directory
M Sullivan settler Calitini County Bourke, Source - 1847 Directory
Mr Sullivan with wife and 3 chn Departed from Launceston on 4 Aug 1838 for Port Phillip on the Domain
Mr Sullivan Steerage listed on the Lord Goderich arrived 25 Feb 1840
Mr Sullivan and child Cleared out 31 Dec 1842 Warlock
Sullivan see Grey & Sullivan in a partnership settlers Blackdog Creek Murray, Source - 1847 Directory
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