Search billions of records on Ancestry.com
   

Marine Private James McManus (also McManis ), (.....1798)

 

Back To . . The Royal Marines
The New South Wales Corps. ( Rum Corps. ) "Renamed 102nd Regiment
  • Born : Circa
  • Where Born :
  • Occupation : Soldier
  • Date Arrived : 26/1/1788
  • Ship Arrived on : " Charlotte "
  • Rank attained : Marine Private
  • Date of Enlistment :
  • Where Enlisted :
  • Date of Discharge : October 1791
  • Where Discharged : Sydney
  • Enlistment R.N.S.W. Reg : 10.May 1792
  • Date of Discharge : 10. May April 1797
  • Died : 15 April 1798
  • Where Died / Buried : Sydney Burial Grounds
  • Parents Names :
  • Spouse's Name : Jane Poole
  • Born :
  • Where Born
  • Occupation :
  • Date Arrived :
  • Ship Arrived on :
  • Date Married :
  • Where Married :
  • Died :
  • Where Died / Buried :
  • Spouse's Parents :
  • Descendants
    Area Settled :
    Mulgrave Park
    Children :
    1 . Sarah McManus (b.1793.Sydney ....d.)
    2 . James McManus (b.1794......d.)
    3 . John McManus (b.1796.....d)
     
     

    History & Achievements :

    James McManus enlisted as a member of the 59th Portsmouth Company. He was stationed on board the ship " Charlotte " and it was on this ship he left England for Australia. Following his arrival in Sydney he served as a member of Watkin Tench's company, .. Leaving for Norfolk Island via the ship"Atlantic " he was granted lands. Like many others leaving Norfolk Island he enlisted in the Royal New South Wales Regiment . He recieved a grant of 65 acres at Mulgrave Park with his wife Jane recieving a further 160 acres.
     
    References
    Military records  ,Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records, Mitchell Library ,Sydney Australia
    The information is intended for short Historical value only,
    E- mail address
    Refer to Home Page
    Copyright B & M Chapman (QLD) Australia