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"Calphurnia" (Barque) - Colonists to South Australia in 1849

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  • Francis Bowman (1841 - 1925)
    Children: Mary Bowman was born on 11 May 1872 in One Tree Hill, South Australia - Crawford Samuel Bowman was born on 11 Feb 1874 in One Tree Hill, South Australia - Crawford Frank Bowman was bo...
  • Peter Bowman (1836 - 1872)
    Children: Elizabeth Bowman. Peter Bowman 1 was born on 9 May 1864 in Para Wirra, South Australia. Jonathon Duncan Bowman Catherine Hober Bowman was born on 3 Mar 1869 in South Para, South Aus...
  • Agnes Johnston (c.1833 - 1907)
    Children: Mary Johnston was born on 23 Dec 1860 in Greenock Creek, South Australia. John Johnston was born on 21 Jul 1862 in Belvidere, South Australia. William Walter Johnston was born on 11 A...
  • William Milne Bowman (1828 - 1908)
  • John Bowman (bef.1822 - 1873)
    John Bowman Christening: July 7 1822 - Kirriemuir, Angus, Scotland Parents: John Bowman, Barbara Tosh Smart Match Birth: before July 7 1822 - Kirriemuir, Angus, Scotland. Death: 24 Oct ...

The barque Calphurnia was 671 tons (722 new tons)

Captain James Nicholson sailed it from London 1st December 1848 & Plymouth 10th December 1848, arrived at Port Adelaide, South Australia 28th March 1849

Passengers landed 2nd April 1849

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Some of the passengers:

  • The John Bowman family from Angus Scotland
  • Perry Wood a butcher from Lamberth, Surrey, his wife Louisa Berry and six named children.

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