" Tellicherry "
Date Arrived : Sydney 16 February
1806 sailed 31 08 1805 from Cowes Cork a trip of 174
2 male & 136 Female Convicts 6 Female Deaths
The ship made its long delayed departed from Cork on 31 August 1805
with the convicts under the guard of British soldiers and the vessel being
manned by a crew of forty. The vessel arrived in Sydney on St Valentines Day
(14 Feb) 1806 disembarkation completed on
16 February 1806 . There is some dispute about the
exact numbers of convicts but none that the Captain was Thomas Cozens.
The names listed below were researched and
supplied by Norma J ??????? This information may not contain information
specifically regarding a Soldier settling in Australia however, the
information will show what is currently know about the Soldiers / Redcoats.
- BAMFORD, John Enlisted
England Private Arrived Transferred Sydney 73rd Regiment
24/4/1810 born 1781
- BAMFORD, John - born 1781
John Bamford was born in 1781 and he enlisted in England as a private.
- He arrived in the colony per the Tellicherry in 1806 at age
25. At some point he was transferred
- to Tasmania but there are no details of his service in the colony.
A child, named John Bamford was
- born in 1808 in Tasmania but there are no details no details on his
- Bamford transferred to the 73rd Regiment in Sydney on 24/4/1810 and
it appears that he
- remained in the colony since his name appeared on the 1812 Pay List.
- CROSLEY William
- FINELY Thomas Enlisted
England Private /1806 Arrived Died Sydney
25/3/1803 , .
- FITZGERALD William , .
- FLAVONE John
- GOW John , ,
- HALL William (2)
- HUDSON Thomas
- IRELAND Stephen
- KAY, George .
- KELLY James
- MERCENER John - b 1753
- MODE William
Enlisted England 1806 Private .Transfered 24/4/1810 73rd
- SHEPPARD Samuel
- WEBB Richard
- WELCH Thomas
Family Members, Military records
,Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster
Records, Mitchell Library ,Sydney Australia
The information is intended for short Historical
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