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Marine Private John Munday (c.1760....1802)

 

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The New South Wales Corps. ( Rum Corps. ) "Renamed 102nd Regiment
  • Born : Circa 1760
  • Where Born : Berkeley Scotland
  • Occupation : Clockworker / Soldier
  • Date Arrived : 26/1/1788
  • Ship Arrived on : " Sirius "
  • Rank attained : Marine Private
  • Date of Enlistment : 9. June . 1778
  • Where Enlisted : Plymouth
  • Date of Discharge : 26. Oct 1791
  • Where Discharged : Sydney
  • Died : Possibly 1802
  • Where Died / Buried : Possibly Norfolk Iskland
  • Parents Names :
  • Spouse's Name : Ann Munday
  • Born :
  • Where Born : England
  • Occupation :
  • Date Arrived : 26/1/1788
  • Ship Arrived on : " Sirius "
  • Date Married :
  • Where Married :
  • Died : 10. June 1837
  • Where Died / Buried : S
  • Spouse's Parents :
  • Descendants
    Area Settled :
    Hobart
    Children :
    1 . Edward Munday (b. 1784 England ....d. December 1832)
    2 . Elizabeth Munday (bapt .22/6/1788 Sydney .....d.)
    3 . John Munday (bapt.14/11/1790 .Sydney.....d)
     
     

    History & Achievements :

    John Munday enlisted as a member of the 18th Plymouth Company. He was stationed on board the ship " Sirius" and it was on this ship he left England for Australia. Following his arrival in Sydney he served as a member of Captain John Shea's company, working as a glazier to suppliment his pay.. Discharging from the marines he and his family sailed for Norfolk Island via the ship" Atlantic" Following discharge he recieved a grant of 60 acres. at Grenville , Vale Sydney township . He and his family disappeared from records after 1796
     
    References
    Military records  ,Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records, Mitchell Library ,Sydney Australia
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