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Private Michael Barret  (1789….1854)

Back to . . .63rd Foot West Suffolk Regiment

Descendants

This information kindly  Maree Devine m.devine@lsames.com;

Area Settled :
 Port Esperance, Dover, Huon River in Tasmania
Children :
  • Catherine b. 1816/7, Scotland
  • John b. 1820/1, Manchester Eng., or Templemore, Ire.
  • Edward b. 1824, Unknown place
  • Henry b. 1826, Georgetown, Tasmania
  • Christopher b. 1827, Hobart, Tasmania
  • George b. 1828, Hobart, Tasmania
  • Johanna Elizabeth b. 1829, Hobart, Tasmania
  • Alexander Christopher Cornelius b. 1831, Hobart, Tasmania
  • Patrick b. ??
  • 2 other daughters & possibly another son of unknown POB/names.
 
History & Achievements :
 
 Pheonix": Sailed from Portsmouth 29th March 1824. Arrived Hobart 21st July 1824. Lieutenant Butler, Ensign Floyer, 2 Drummers, 51 other ranks.

825/26 On duty in NSW and Port Dalrymple (Georgetown), Tasmania.

In 1842 Michael was the licensed government sawyer at Cummins Bay, Huon River

His sons were sawyers and men of the sea.  They built the following vessels 1845-1854, Patrick Henry, Madonna & United Brother

E- mail address
bmchapman@iprimus.com.au
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Last revised: January 10, 2007.