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Marine Private Thomas Harmsworth (Armsworth) (.....1788)

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  • Born :
  • Where Born :
  • Occupation : Soldier
  • Date Arrived : 26th Jan 1788
  • Ship Arrived on : " Prince of Wales "
  • Rank on Discharge : Private.
  • Date of Enlistment : Dec 1777
  • Where Enlisted : Hampshire England.
  • Date of Discharge : 30.April 1788
  • Where Discharged : Sydney "died on duty"
  • Died : 30.April 1788
  • Where Died / Buried : Sydney Burial Grounds
  • Parents Names :
  • Spouse's Name : Alice Ellis
  • Born : c1758
  • Where Born :
  • Occupation :
  • Date Arrived : 26th Jan 1788
  • Ship Arrived on : " Prince of Wales "
  • Died :8. October 1830
  • Where Died / Buried : St Davids Church Cemetery Hobart
  • Date Married :
  • Where Married :
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  • Descendants
    Area Settled :
     
    Children :
    1 . Ann Harmsworth (b1782.......d)m 19/1/1800 m Private Samuel Marsden
    2 . John Harmsworth (b.1785....d.1860) joined R.N.S.W.Reg
    3 . Thomas Harmsworth (b.1787 ....d.1788) died of fever 24 Feb 1788 Sydney Burial Grounds  Harmsworth. Son of Marine Thomas Armsworth/Harmsworth, b. 1784 Hampshire England. C/D

    History & Achievements :

    Thomas Harmsworth enlisted in the Royal Marines as a member of the Port Jackson Garrison
    . Upon his arrival he took ill and died of fever and flux as it was recorded.
    His wife Alice settled in Australia along with the childern. Alice re-married Daniel Stanfield. Daniel
    eventually joined the Royal New South Wales Regiment
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  • Reference R.S.T & R.M
    History And Archives/Old Sydney Burial  Ground.
     -Inventory of Burials 1792-1820  City of Sydney Historical Program
    Researched Cathy Dunn C/D
    Military records  ,Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records, Mitchell Library ,Sydney Australia
    Relatives and Descendants
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