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Private Joseph Harris (1791.....1862.)

 

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  • Born : circa 1791,
  • Where Born : Monmouthshire / Wales
  • Occupation : Soldier
  • Date Arrived : 1827
  • Ship Arrived on : "Mariner"
  • Rank on Discharge : Private
  • Date of Enlistment :
  • Where Enlisted :
  • Date of Discharge :
  • Where Discharged : Sydney
  • Died : 6 July 1862
  • Where Died / Buried : West Dapto . N.S.Wales
  • Parents Names :
  • Spouse's Name : Anastasia Carroll
  • Date Married : 19th July 1824
  • Where Married : Ireland
  • Spouse's Parents :
  • Born : 1795
  • Where Born : Cork Ireland
  • Occupation :
  • Date Arrived : 1827
  • Ship Arrived on : "Mariner"
  • Died :
  • Where Died / Buried :
  • Parents Names :
     
  • Descendants

    Information supplied by Liana Kelly ,who is descended from Joseph .E-mail gary_nevill@hotmail.com

    Information supplied by Debra Speers SPEERSD9@aol.com
    Area Settled :
    West Dapto
    Children :
    1 . ElizabethHarris ( b.1828 ......d.) Sydney married William Rose (b.......d.)

    History & Achievements :

    Joseph served with his Regiment in Canada prior to the Regiments recall to engage in the Napolionic Wars.
    The Regiment arrived after the battle of Waterloo and were subsequently sent to serve as occupational forces in France. The Regiment was then stationed in Ireland prior to their departure for Australia.
    Joseph arrived in Australia with his wife Anastasia on board the ship Mariner. Joseph was the manservant
    of Captain James Sturt and was with Sturt when Sturt explored the Murray River in 1828.
    Land Grant Parish Camden 1832 (1)
     
     
    (1) NSW Department of Lands, Parish Map Preservation Project
    Family Members, Military records  ,Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records, Mitchell Library ,Sydney Australia
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    Last revised: September 22, 2008.