Marine Private Thomas
Where Born :
Occupation : Soldier
Date Arrived : 26/1/1788
Ship Arrived on : " Scarborough "
Rank attained : Marine Private
Date of Enlistment :
Where Enlisted : Portsmouth
Date of Discharge : May 1791
Where Discharged : Sydney
Died : 3. Feb 1821
Where Died /
St Peters's Church Cemetery Richmond
Parents Names :
Spouse's Name : Susan Smith
Occupation : House Keeper
Date Arrived :
Ship Arrived on : "Indispensable"
Date Married :
Where Married :
Where Died /
Spouse's Parents :
- Back To . . The
- Area Settled :
- Mulgrave Place , Liverpool
- Children :
& Achievements :
- Thomas Spencer enlisted as a Marine a member of
the 50th Portsmouth Company . He was stationed on board
the ship " Scarborough " and it was on this
ship he left England for Australia. Upon his arrival in
Sydney he served as member of Captain John Shea's Company
. Thomas was sent to Norfolk Island on the ship "Sirius"
on the 4th of March 1790. Returning via " Suppy in
May 1791. He returned to the Island as a settler via the
ship " Atlantic " in October of the same year .
He recieved a grant of 60 acres at Arthur Vale he left
the island on April 1766 via the ship "Supply"
. Purchased land at Mulgrave Place and settled as a
farmer. On March the 31st 1802 he recieved a grant of 100
acres at Mulgrave Place.Died in 1821.
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