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Marine Sergeant Thomas Knight (c1757. ... 1842)

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  • Born :  about 1757,
  • Where Born : England
  • Occupation : Soldier /
  • Date Arrived : 26. Jan. 1788
  • Ship Arrived on : " Alexander "
  • Rank on Discharge : Sergeant
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  • Where Enlisted : Portsmouth
  • Transferred : 102nd Regiment
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  • Where Discharged : Sydney
  • Died : `  11 March 1842
  • Where Died / Buried :    Macquarie Groves
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  • Spouse's Name :  Elizabeth Marks
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  • Descendants
    Area Settled :  
    Bankstown,
    Children :
     three children

    History & Achievements :

      Attached to Captain Campbell's company. He accompanied exploratory expeditions,  demoted twice for insubordination and reinstated.  1804, he had 100 acres at  Macquarie Groves


     

    References
    Military records  ,Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records, Mitchell Library ,Sydney Australia
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