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"Pestonjee Bomanjee" - Colonists to South Australia in 1838

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  • Lieutenant-Colonel George Gawler, KH (1795 - 1869)
    Lieutenant-Colonel George Gawler, KH, Gawler was the only child of Captain Samuel Gawler, captain in the 73rd Regiment of Foot, and his wife Julia, née Russell. Gawler's father was killed in battle i...
  • Henry Gawler (bef.1838 - d.)
  • Julia Gawler (bef.1838 - d.)
  • Maria Gawler, of Friar Gate, Derby (c.1795 - 1870)
    Maria Cox England, Select Marriages, 1538–1973 Name: Maria Cox Gender: Female Marriage Date: 21 Sep 1820 Marriage Place: All Saints, Derby, Derby, England Spouse: George Gawler FHL Film...

1838 Pestonjee Bomanjee from London - Capt. J K Hill, arrived Holdfast Bay Oct 12th, 1838 with 230 passengers (included Governor Gawler)

This is part of the Bound for South Australia - Ships Lists Portal Project


This is a great time to add the profile to an Occupation Project and also to the country they settled FROM, Irish ; German and Prussian ; English ; Cornish ; Scottish ; Lancastrian

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Some of the passengers:

  • Governor George Gawler, wife Maria Cox, son Henry and daughter Julia


Read about the voyage and longevity of some of the passengers

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