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Marine Private Thomas Bramwell (.c1753....1815)

 

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  • Born : circa 1753
  • Where Born : England
  • Occupation : Soldier
  • Date Arrived : 26. January. 1788
  • Ship Arrived on : " Lady Penrhyn "
  • Rank on Discharge : Marine / Private Ist Marines
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  • Where Enlisted : Portsmouth
  • Date of Discharge Marines : 26. Oct. 1791
  • Where Discharged : Sydney
  • Date of Enlistment R.N.S.W.Reg : 7. Mar. 1793
  • Date of Discharge
  • Died : ` 31 Aug 1815
  • Where Died / Buried : St John's Church ,Parramatta
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  • Spouse's Name : Sarah Burdo
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  • Date Married : June 1800
  • Where Married : Sydney
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  • Died : 1834
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    History & Achievements :

    Marine Private Thomas Bramwell enlisted in the Ist Marines 6th Plymouth Company of the Royal Marines.
    Following his arrival in Port Jackson he was attached to Captain James Campbell's Company. Whilst in Sydney on the 11th of February 1788 Thomas was sentenced to recieve 200 lashes for beating Elizabeth Needham. She had refused his advances.
    Following his discharge he established an 60 acre farm at the Cascade Stream Phillipsburg Norfolk Island
    26th of October 1791. Thomas left Norfolk Island on the 7th of March 1793 aboard the ship "Kitty". On the 25th of March he enlisted in the Royal New South Wales Regiment. Following his discharge he recieved a grant of 150 acres at Bankstown & also held 30 acres at Mulgrave Park
     
     
    References
    Military records  ,Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records, Mitchell Library ,Sydney Australia
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