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Colonial Secretary Index, 1788-1825

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Posworth to Pwderly


POSWORTH, Martin

1821 Sep 8

Stonemason. On list of all persons victualled from H.M. Magazines (Reel 6016; 4/5781 p.101)

POT OF BEER. Public House in Sydney

1817 Apr 19

Publican licensed to sell wine, spirits and beer in 1817 (Reel 6038; SZ759 p.341)

POTASKIE, Joseph

n.d.

In index to land grants in Van Diemen's Land (Fiche 3262; 4/438 p.71)

1816

On list of persons who have had lands measured in Van Diemen's Land but have not received their grants (Reel 6048; 4/1742 p.297)

POTATOES see also COMMISSARIAT; RATIONS

POTATOES

1818

Record of quantity of potatoes in New South Wales & Tasmania in 1813-17 (Reel 6047; 4/1741 p.209)

1821 Jan 22

One pound of potatoes to be issued as rations in lieu of three and a half pounds of maize to each prisoner in barracks in Sydney (Reel 6051; 4/1748 pp.98-100)

POTTER, Elizabeth Ann Wilson. Per "Wanstead", 1814

1814 Jan 13

On list of women prisoners from the "Wanstead" sent to Parramatta (Reel 6004; 4/3493 p.12)

1814 Aug 16

Convict to be sent to Van Diemen's Land per "Kangaroo"; appears as Porter and Portler (Reel 6004; 4/3493 pp.244, 250)

POTTER, Hannah. Of Pitt Street

1823 Jun 30, Sep 30

On list of persons to whom convict mechanics have been assigned (Fiche 3296; X53 p.79)

1824 c.Jul

On account of rents received for assigned convict tradesmen for the three quarters ending 30 Jun 1824 (Reel 6061; 4/1779 p.173d)

POTTER, Henry. Per "Minerva", 1821

1822 Jan 8

Discharged from the General Hospital. To be assigned to the public service (Reel 6008; 4/3504A p.247)

1824 Jul 3

Of John McArthur's clearing party; sentenced to three years at Port Macquarie for passing bad money with intent to defraud. On return of convicts tried and punished at Liverpool (Reel 6023; 4/6671 p.32)

1824 Sep 17

On list of convicts transported to Port Macquarie per "Sally" (Reel 6019; 4/3864 pp.484-5)

POTTER, John. Per "Atlas", 1816

1821 Apr 28,30

Prisoner arrived from Hobart per "Medway" under sentence of transportation to Newcastle; to be held in Sydney Gaol (Reel 6008; 4/3504 pp.7, 10)

1821 May 24

On list of prisoners transported to Newcastle per "Snapper" (Reel 6008; 4/3504 p.34)

1821 Nov 12

Convict from Van Diemen's Land under sentence to Newcastle. Re warrant respecting the commencement and duration of sentence (Reel 6008; 4/3504A p.57)

1821 Dec 24

Convict at Newcastle under sentence from Van Diemen's Land. Request for details of his sentence (Reel 6008; 4/3504A p.196)

1822 Feb 14

On list of prisoners transported from Van Diemen's Land to Newcastle (Reel 6009; 4/3505 p.257)

POTTER, John. Per "Eliza", 1822

1822 Nov 6

On list of men who by their good conduct whilst on board the "Eliza" deserve to have religious books given them (Reel 6055; 4/1762 p.54)

POTTER, John. Per "Globe", 1819

1819 Jan 30

On list of convicts transhipped from the "Globe" to the "Elizabeth Henrietta" and forwarded to Port Dalrymple (Reel 6006; 4/3499 p.298)

POTTER, Mary

1803 Aug 29

Sold four acres of land at Norfolk Island by Richard Fryer (Fiche 3267; 9/2731 p.79)

POTTER, Richard. Per "Admiral Gambier", 1808

1817 Nov 20

On list of prisoners to be sent to Newcastle per "Elizabeth Henrietta" (Reel 6005; 4/3497 p.146)

1821 Sep 8

Employed on the roads. On list of all persons victualled from H.M. Magazines (Reel 6016; 4/5781 p.77)

1822 Feb 10,16

In Stephen Woodcock's Road Party, near Campbelltown. Request for assignment to Daniel Brown, his brother-in-law (Reel 6053; 4/1756 pp.82-3). Reply, 22 Feb (Reel 6008; 4/3504A p.482)

1825

On list of convicts mustered in the employ of Daniel Browne of Windsor; in 1823-25 (Fiche 3127; 4/1841A No.214 p.353)

1825 Jun

Servant to his sister, wife of Daniel Brown. Petition for mitigation of sentence (Fiche 3251; 4/1875 p.183)

1825 Oct 3

Of Windsor. Re objection to his application for emancipation (Reel 6015; 4/3515 p.379)

1825 Nov 28

On list of convicts employed by Daniel Brown of Windsor (Fiche 3127; 4/1841A No.214 p.353)

1825 Dec 9

Convict in the service of Daniel Browne of Windsor at the last two musters (Reel 6016; 4/3516 p.142)

POTTER, Samuel

c.1790-92

An exact account of the convicts money deposited in the hands of Captain Trail (Reel 6041; 4/1719 p.1c)

POTTER, Samuel. Former Public Town Cryer, Sydney

1811 Aug 7

Coroner's inquest on death of held at Sydney (Reel 6043; 4/1726 pp.234-8)

1811 Aug 10

Deceased (Reel 6038; SZ758 p.225)

POTTER, Thomas

1821 Sep 8

Labourer. On list of all persons victualled from H.M. Magazines (Reel 6016; 4/5781 p.98)

POTTER, Thomas. Per "Malabar", 1819

1822 Feb 9

Runaway from Windsor. On return of proceedings of the Bench of Magistrates, Parramatta (Fiche 3297; X643 p.3a)

1825 Nov 23

Servant of John Hopkins of Wilberforce. Request for a certificate of mustering Potter (Reel 6064; 4/1788 p.134)

POTTER, William

1821 Sep 8

Employed at the New Lumber Yard. On list of all persons victualled from H.M. Magazines (Reel 6016; 4/5781 p.94)

1821 Dec 3

Referred to in papers re charges brought against Major Druitt (Reel 6053; 4/1755 pp.191-3)

1822 Jan

Sadler at New Lumberyard. On list of witnesses required by Charles Ellis for the Enquiry into the Engineer Department (Reel 6053; 4/1755 p.201)

c.1823

Sadler, Pitt Street. Married to daughter of Ann Cook (Reel 6051; 4/1749 pp.256-7)

1824 Feb 15

Unable to pay for Government indulgence & requesting extra time (Reel 6061; 4/1778 p.84)

POTTER, William. Nailmaker and potter

1824 Aug 23

Agreement with Government as a free mechanic about to proceed to the settlement (Reel 6066; 4/1802 pp.13-5)

POTTER, William. Per "Baring", 1815

1815 Sep 15

On list of convicts disembarked from the "Baring" and forwarded to Parramatta for distribution (Reel 6004; 4/3494 p.177)

1819 Nov 29

Servant to late John Deaton and his widow. Petition for mitigation of sentence (Fiche 3199; 4/1859 p.94)

1821 Dec 8

Dismissed as a constable at Parramatta for gross misconduct (Reel 6039; 4/424 p.7)

1822 Sep 14

Re recommendation for his appointment as a constable (Reel 6009; 4/3506 p.316)

POTTER, William. Per "Canada", 1819; harness maker

1820 Sep 15

On list of prisoners transported to Newcastle per "Elizabeth Henrietta" (Reel 6007; 4/3502 p.262)

1822 Aug 6

Servant to Isaac Wise. Request for permission to accompany master to Van Diemen's Land (Reel 6055; 4/1761 p.98)

1823 Jan 7

Re permission to marry at Sydney (Reel 6010; 4/3507 p.175)

1823 Apr 20

Servant to George Cutter. Son-in-law of Mr Cubitt, Master of the Row Guard. Petition for mitigation of sentence (Fiche 3235; 4/1870 p.49)

POTTERY see also LEAK, Jonathan; MORETON, John

POTTERY

1810

Manufacture of pottery commenced by Samuel Skinner under patronage of Governor King (Fiche 3167; 4/1847 p.201)

1823 Dec 9

Thomas Ball was first person to commence a pottery business in the Colony c.1800 (Fiche 3059; 4/1834A No.12 pp.81-8)

POTTON, George. Per "Countess of Harcourt", 1824

1824 Jul 17

On list of convicts landed from the "Countess of Harcourt" & forwarded to Parramatta for distribution (Reel 6013; 4/3511 p.652)

POTTON, John. Master, "Westmoreland"

1822 Jan 15

Re release from Bond (Reel 6008; 4/3504A p.298)

1822 Jan

Chinese men arrived in the Colony per "Westmoreland" to be given a passage to India per "Mary" providing the proper permission was obtained (Reel 6051; 4/1749 pp.258-9)

POTTS, David

1821 Sep 8

Street Gang. On list of all persons victualled from H.M. Magazines (Reel 6016; 4/5781 p.113)

POTTS, David

1822 Jan

Signatory to address from prisoners in Hyde Park Barracks expressing concern at the charges proceeding against Major Druitt and the hope that his innocence would be proved (Fiche 3048; 4/1830 No.183)

POTTS, Joseph Hyde. Per "Elizabeth", 1816

1816 Dec 3

To be assigned as servant to the Judge Advocate (Reel 6005; 4/3495 p.328)

1819 Aug 2,5

Re permission to marry at Sydney (Reel 6006; 4/3500 p.200)

1821 Sep 8

Bank Messenger. On list of all persons victualled from H.M. Magazines (Reel 6016; 4/5781 p.66)

1825 Jul 13, Sep 23

Of Bank House, George Street; clerk in the Bank of New South Wales. Memorial (Fiche 3151; 4/1844A No.657 pp.47-54)

1825 Nov

On list of persons who have received orders for grants of land; appears as John (Fiche 3266; 9/2652 p.98); on list of lands granted and reserved by Sir Thomas Brisbane (Fiche 3269; 9/2740 p.23)

POTTS, Philip. Per "Ocean", 1818

1818 Jan 16

On list of convicts disembarked from the "Ocean" and forwarded to Windsor for distribution (Reel 6005; 4/3497 p.307)

POTTS, Robert. Per "Grenada", 1819

1822 Nov 27, Dec 2

Re permission to marry at Windsor; listed as per "Canada" (Reel 6010; 4/3507 p.13)

POTTS, William. Per "Minerva", 1821

1821 Dec 21

On list of convicts landed from the "Minerva" and forwarded to Parramatta for distribution (Reel 6008; 4/3504A p.170)

1823 Jan 10-Sep 1

On list of prisoners assigned (Fiche 3291; 4/4570D pp.97, 101)

POUCHER, William

1824 May 14

On return of orders for land to be measured in Van Diemen's Land from 14 Mar to 13 May 1824 (Reel 6017; 4/5782 p.41)

POULTENAY, Thomas. Per "Asia", Apr 1825

1825 May 6

On list of convicts landed from the "Asia" and forwarded to Airds for distribution (Reel 6014; 4/3514 p.209)

1825 Nov 5

Convict servant of Isaac Douce. To be victualled from the Store at Liverpool for six months (Reel 6015; 4/3515 p.529)

POULTER, James. Per "General Stuart", 1818

1820 Mar 31, Apr

Re permission to marry at Liverpool (Reel 6007; 4/3501 p.327)

1824 Sep 4

Attached to the Domain Party. On return of convicts received into or discharged from Parramatta Barracks (Reel 6028; 2/8283 p.235)

POULTON, Thomas. Per "Princess Royal", 1823

1823 Mar 17

On list of convicts landed from the "Princess Royal" and forwarded to Windsor for distribution (Reel 6010; 4/3507 p.460)

1824 Dec 31

Of Terry's clearing party. On return of fines and punishments inflicted by the Bench of Evan (Reel 6023; 4/6671 p.79)

1825

On list of convicts mustered in the service of Archibald Bell; in 1823 (Reel 6062; 4/1781 p.390b)

POUNDER, Edward. Master, "Glory"

1818 Sep 17

Re disposal of unused rations to convicts (Reel 6006; 4/3499 p.48)

1818 Oct

Re attested copy of muster roll of the "Glory" bound for Calcutta (Reel 6018; 4/3521 p.192)

POUNDS, Frances. Per "Earl Cornwallis", 1801

1800 Oct 13

On list of convicts on board the "Earl Cornwallis" (Reel 6028; 2/8283 p.24)

1810 Jan 31

Petition for mitigation of sentence (Fiche 3167; 4/1847 p.183)

POUNDS, John

1818 Aug 11

Son of Pounds and McCarty in care of Widow Shrieves; recommended for admission to the Male Orphan Institution (Reel 6047; 4/1740 pp.257-8)

1819 Jan 1

Admitted to the Male Orphan School; Ann Shrieves his guardian (Fiche 3307; 4/7208 pp.1-2)

1820 Aug 31

Of the Male Orphan School. Died of inflammation of bowels (Fiche 3307; 4/7208 pp.1-2)

1820 Oct 11

Reported to have died of inflammation of the bowels, 31 Aug 1820 (Reel 6040; 4/400 p.22)

POUNDS, Philadelphia. Per "Earl Cornwallis", 1801

1800 Oct 13

On list of convicts on board the "Earl Cornwallis" (Reel 6028; 2/8283 p.24)

1810

Petition for mitigation of sentence; as Phillis Pounce (Fiche 3167; 4/1847 p.182)

POUNDS AND IMPOUNDING see also CATTLE; STOCK

POUNDS AND IMPOUNDING

1810 Jul 17

Petition from residents of Parramatta and districts to Robert Durie for the erection of a public pound in the town (Reel 6042; 4/1725 pp.126-7)

1810 Sep 5

Re construction of pound at Parramatta and schedule of fees (Reel 6002; 4/3490C p.166)

1811 Aug 24

Pound to be erected in Public Market Place, Sydney, for stray cattle and other live stock (Reel 6039, SZ756 pp.285-6; Reel 6038, SZ758 pp.227-8)

1811 Sep 21

Pounds to be erected in Concord and other districts; table of charges (Reel 6038, SZ758 pp.235-6; Reel 6039, SZ756 pp.286-8)

1811 Sep 28

Government Order for the impounding of all pigs & goats found wandering in the streets of Parramatta & Windsor, & the yoking of pigs sent out to feed on the common lands (Reel 6038, SZ758 pp.237-8; Reel 6039, SZ756 pp.288-9; Reel 6043, 4/1726 pp.161-2)

1813 Nov 13

Pound to be erected in Kissing Point (Reel 6038, SZ758 p.437; Reel 6039, SZ756 p.292)

1815 Aug 19

Animals feeding in Parramatta and Windsor domains to be impounded (Reel 6038, SZ759 pp.129-31; Reel 6045, 4/1733 pp.3-10)

1815 Aug 26

Cattle put to graze on Government lands in Cowpastures, Lane Cove and Hunter's Hill districts to be impounded & owners prosecuted (Reel 6045; 4/1733 pp.11-4)

1816 Aug 10

Order regulating charges made by poundkeepers to owners of impounded cattle for advertisements in Sydney Gazette (Reel 6045, 4/1735 pp.108-12; Reel 6038, SZ759 pp.234-6; Reel 6039, SZ756 pp.299-300)

1817 Aug 11

Memorandum of points on impounding cattle etc to be submitted to a Bench of Magistrates (Reel 6046; 4/1738 pp.189-91)

1818 Oct

Statements of the respective magistrates as delivered in at the public meeting on 20 Oct in pursuance of the Governor's direction with respect to pound charges, trespass, enclosing lands and keeping roads in repair etc (Reel 6047; 4/1741 pp.1-27)

1818 Oct 9

General Order re meeting of magistrates to discuss rate of impounding, trespass and penalties (Reel 6038; SZ759 pp.511-2)

1818 Oct 20

Report of the special Bench of Magistrates (Reel 6046; 4/1738 pp.192-207)

1819 Jun 10

C Johnston paid from the Police Fund for removing the Parramatta Pound (Reel 6038; SZ1044 p.57)

1819 Jun 16

Suggestion that pounds be established in section of Bathurst district appointed for pasture of Government Herds (Reel 6048; 4/1742 pp.310-22)

1819 Nov 25

Re complaint received by Dr Townson re demand for poundage (Reel 6007; 4/3501 pp.76-8)

1820 Feb 19

Government Orders for preservation of streets of Sydney to apply to Windsor, Parramatta & Liverpool; animals at large or grazing on streets to be impounded & owners fined (Reel 6049, 4/1744 pp.210-3; Reel 6039, SZ756 pp.305-6)

1820 Apr 15

Charges to be at reduced rates as proposed by Bench of Magistrates and no damages payable for destruction to cultivated land unless fenced (Reel 6049, 4/1744 pp.252-4; Reel 6039, SZ756 p.306)

1820 Apr 20-May 8

Particulars of pounds and names of poundkeepers in districts of Parramatta, Airds, Evan, Richmond, Bringelly, Cooks and Appin (Reel 6049; 4/1744 pp.305-25)

1820 Aug 15

Tender for pound at Richmond with fenced garden for poundkeeper (Reel 6050; 4/1747 pp.119-22)

1821 Aug 18

Special pounds to be established under charge of constables to deal with careless drivers of vehicles (Reel 6051; 4/1749 pp.1-5)

POUSETTE, John

1823 c.Jul

On list of prisoners employed by John Palmer; in 1817-8 (Reel 6056; 4/1765 p.182)

POVEY, Francis. Per "Dick", 1821

1821 Sep 8

Employed at Government House. On list of all persons victualled from H.M. Magazines (Reel 6016; 4/5781 p.67)

1822 Apr 29-May 9

To be transported for three years. In reports of prisoners tried at Court of Criminal Jurisdiction (Reel 6023; X820 p.49)

1822 May 15

On lists of prisoners transported to Port Macquarie per "Lady Nelson" (Reel 6009, 4/3505 p.277; Reel 6019, 4/3864 pp.356-7)

1824

Groom to Lieutenant Wilson. Sent to Sydney from Port Macquarie to give evidence (Reel 6068; 4/1815 p.493)

POWDERLY, Thomas. Per "Morley", 1818

1818 Nov 17

On list of convicts disembarked from the "Morley" and forwarded to Parramatta for distribution (Reel 6006; 4/3499 p.147)

1822 Dec 23

Accusation of stealing against Mr Dodd (Reel 6053; 4/1756 p.62)

1823 Mar 21

Re appointment as constable on 20 Aug; appears as Prioderly (Reel 6010; 4/3508 p.25)

1823 Mar 27

Constable, Parramatta district (Reel 6057; 4/1768 pp.146a, 149)

1823 Dec 26-1825 Apr 2

On pay lists of constables in the Parramatta district (Reel 6030; 4/7017A pp.17-191, 205-55 & 4/7017B pp.13-117)

1824 Oct 30

Dismissed as constable at Parramatta (Reel 6030; 4/7017A p.193)

1824 Nov 13

Reinstated as constable at Parramatta (Reel 6030; 4/7017A p.205)

1824 Dec 3,4

To receive fortnights pay as omitted from previous pay list (Reel 6030; 4/7017A pp.229, 231)

1825 Jan 12

On list of constables composing the Police of Parramatta, and their respective employments (Reel 6062; 4/1783 p.4)

1825 Apr 12

Resigned as constable at Parramatta (Reel 6039; 4/424 p.337)

1825 Apr 15-Sep 3

On lists of constables stationed at H.M. Gaol, Sydney, with their wives and children (Reel 6030; 4/7016D pp.157-391)

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