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Marine Private James Lee (.....1795.)

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  • Born :
  • Where Born :
  • Occupation : Marine
  • Date Arrived : 26January 1788
  • Ship Arrived on : " Scarborough "
  • Rank attained : Private
  • Date of Enlistment :
  • Where Enlisted : Portsmouth
  • Date of Discharge : 8. April 1792
  • Where Discharged : Sydney
  • Enlisted R.N.S.W.Reg : 9. April 1792
  • Date of Discharge : 9. April 1795
  • Where Discharged : Sydney
  • Died : 25 December 1795
  • Where Died / Buried : Norfolk Island
  • Parents Names :
  • Spouse's Name : Sarah Smith
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  • Where Born
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  • Date Arrived :
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  • Date Married : 1793
  • Where Married : Norfolk Island.
  • Died : 1804
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  • Descendants:
    Area Settled :
    Mulgrave Park
     
    Children :
    William Lee settled in the Hawkesbury and Bathurst area married into the Dargin Family (Royal; Admiral 1792)

    History & Achievements :

    James Lee enlisted as a member of the 35th Portsmouth Company. He was stationed on board the ship " Scarborough " and it was on this ship he left England for Australia. He recieved 100 lashes for insolence to a corporal in 1787. Following his arrival he was attached to Captain James Campbell's Company. He shared a grant at Mulgrave Park of 100 acres in 1795. He disappears from records following his discharge from the Royal New South Wales Regiment . Sarah stayed at Norfolk Island and was with Pantony

     

    Reference R.S.T & R.M
     -Inventory of Burials 1792-1820  City of Sydney Historical Program
    Researched Cathy Dunn C/D
    References
    Military records  ,Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records, Mitchell Library ,Sydney Australia
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