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Ships and Shipping (1820) to Shortland


1820 May 17

Fines to be imposed on Captain Riggs of "General Gates" for breach of Port Regulations in carrying off convicts & others (Reel 6049; 4/1744 pp.268-9)

1820 Aug 24-Dec 19

Various letters re seizure of "General Gates" by "Dromedary" on charge of breach of Port Regulations in taking convicts from the Colony (Reel 6049; 4/1744 pp.264-304)

1820 Sep 28

Request for refund for tonnage, paid at Hobart for "Morley" on ground that ship was in Government employ, therefore unable to trade (Reel 6050; 4/1747 pp.172-4)

1820 Dec 20,22

Request for release from Port duties of "Caledonia" when conveying judges to Van Diemen's Land as voyage was not a trading one (Reel 6050; 4/1746 pp.127-9, 130-2)

1821 Jun 27

During absence of Judge Advocate, the Judge of Supreme Court to have power to issue certificates of clearance to persons leaving Colony (Reel 6051; 4/1748 pp.360-1)

1821 Jul 21

Request for exemption from port dues for "Speke" carrying troops (Reel 6051; 4/1749 pp.418-9)

1821 Aug 30

Recommended that masters, mates & crews of colonial vessels receive additional allowance of two ounces of tea & six ounces of sugar per man per week (Reel 6051; 4/1750 pp.96-7)

1821 Oct 8

Clearance of vessels trading at Port Dalrymple not granted unless necessary documents procured from Hobart (Reel 6052; 4/1751 pp.9-10)

1821 Nov 10

Complaint re regulation that colonial vessels staying longer than 28 days at Port Dalrymple must get clearance at Hobart (Reel 6052; 4/1751 pp.7-11)

1821 Dec

Request for copies of certain nautical astronomical tables (Reel 6052; 4/1751 pp.59-60)

1822 Jun 14,15

Re insubordination of crews on merchant ships; petition from nine masters of merchant ships in Sydney Harbour (Reel 6055; 4/1760 pp.126-7)

1823 Jul 10

Memorial for reduction of Port charges by founders of Sydney & Van Diemen's Land Packet Co (Reel 6056; 4/1765 p.174)

1824 Jan-Feb

Copy of Navy Board regulations for H.M. consuls abroad dealing with purchase of stores, pilotage of H.M. ships, deserters, relief of seamen in distress (Reel 6017; 4/5782 pp.282-92)

1824 Dec 20

Opinion of Attorney General on legality in respect of departing debtors (Reel 6060; 4/1777 p.223)

1825 Jan

Re registration of "Lord Liverpool"; opinion by Saxe Bannister (Reel 6068; 4/1812 pp.5-7)

1825 Feb 3

Opinion of Saxe Bannister on reason for registration of Colonial vessels (Reel 6063; 4/1785 p.108-9)

SHIPS DESERTERS

1801 Jul 3

Regulations governing deserters or those taken up after hours (Reel 6037; SZ988 pp.40-1)

1804 Sep 22

Orders re persons harbouring deserters & penalties imposed (Reel 6037; SZ992 pp.106-7)

1821 Aug 1

Re reward for capture of four deserters from "Dauntless" (Reel 6051; 4/1750 pp.13-4)

1824 Jan 1

Re rewards for apprehension of (Reel 6017; 4/5782 pp.283-4)

1824 Dec 30

Saxe Bannister's opinion on the case of three ship's deserters (Reel 6060; 4/1777 pp.226-27)

SHIPTON, John alias GREEN. Per "Asia", 1822

1822 Jul 29

On list of convicts landed from the "Asia" & forwarded to Evan for distribution (Reel 6009; 4/3506 p.96)

1822 Dec 12

On list of prisoners assigned; listed as Shippin (Fiche 3291; 4/4570D p.112)

1823 Sep 20

On return of convicts discharged from the Establishment, Emu Plains; to Port Macquarie. Appears as Chippen (Reel 6028; 2/8283 p.156)

1823 Oct 15

On lists of prisoners transported to Port Macquarie per "Sally" (Reel 6019; 4/3864 pp.77, 436-7)

SHIRBIRD, William (Per "Scarborough") see SHERBURD, William

SHIRLEY, George

1818 Apr 6,9

Re permission to marry at Sydney (Reel 6006; 4/3498 p.136)

SHIRLEY, James

1800 Dec 11

On list of all grants & leases of land registered in the Colonial Secretary's Office (Fiche 3267; 9/2731 p.118)

1801 May 11

Lease of 24 acres at Norfolk Island sold by Richard Frier to John Hall & George Brown included the right to rear stock in Shirley's enclosure (Fiche 3267; 9/2731 p.119)

SHIRLEY, James. Of Van Diemen's Land

1820 Jun 15-Aug 5

John Scott tried by Court of Criminal Jurisdiction for stealing Shirley's sheep (Reel 6023; X820 p.9)

1820 Jul 12

Lately arrived from Van Diemen's Land as evidence before the Criminal Court. Re provisions to be put on board "Eliza" for his return (Reel 6007; 4/3502 p.120)

SHIRLEY, William

n.d.

In index to land grants in Van Diemen's Land (Fiche 3262; 4/438 p.81)

1819-22

On list of persons owing quit rents in Van Diemen's Land; for land in the District of Clarence Plains (Fiche 3270; X19 p.22)

SHIVERSON, Anne

1815 Jun 19

Arrived with children. On list of passengers on board "Northampton" (Reel 6045; 4/1732 p.160)

SHIVERSON, Eliza. Daughter of Anne Shiverson

1815 Jun 19

On list of persons on board "Northampton" (Reel 6045; 4/1732 pp.160, 163)

SHIVERSON, Gorinna. Daughter of Anne Shiverson

1815 Jun 19

On list of persons on board "Northampton" (Reel 6045; 4/1732 pp.160, 163)

SHIVERSON, Severina. Daughter of Anne Shiverson

1815 Jun 19

On list of persons on board "Northampton" (Reel 6045; 4/1732 pp.160, 163)

SHIVERSON, Sybilla. Daughter of Anne Shiverson

1815 Jun 19

On list of persons on board "Northampton" (Reel 6045; 4/1732 pp.160, 163)

SHOALHAVEN see also BERRY, Alexander; BERRY & WOLLSTONECRAFT; WOLLSTONECRAFT, Edward

SHOALHAVEN

1814 Dec 3

Government notice prohibiting the cutting & removal of timber from Shoalhaven (Reel 6038, SZ759 p.10; Reel 6044, 4/1730 p.340)

1819 Sep 12

Re journey to survey & describe the area (Reel 6006; 4/3500 pp.237, 238)

1820 Apr 9

Confirmation of opinion of possibility of good road from country newly discovered southward & westward of Cow Pastures to Jervis Bay between sources of the Shoalhaven & large space of water called by natives Ber-re-wary (Reel 6049; 4/1744 pp.236-9)

1822 Feb 13

Re expedition of A Berry to area & beyond (Reel 6054; 4/1759 pp.147c-m)

1823 Sep 26

Detailed instructions given by the Surveyor General for surveys to be made of river & coast line (Reel 6068; 4/1814 pp.100, 138-41)

SHOCK, John (Per "Pitt", 1792) see MOSS, John

SHOEBRIDGE, William

n.d.

In index to land grants in Van Diemen's Land (Fiche 3262; 4/438 p.85)

SHOEBRIDGE, William

1821 Sep 8

Oakes' Gang. On list of all persons victualled from H.M. Magazines (Reel 6016; 4/5781 p.119)

SHOES see BOOTS AND SHOES; TANNING

SHONE, Thomas

1816 Jul 30

Nephew of John Massey. To proceed as a settler to Hobart (Reel 6005; 4/3495 p.67)

1816 Dec 16

To receive land at the Derwent (Reel 6005; 4/3495 p.378)

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)

n.d.

In index to land grants in Van Diemen's Land (Fiche 3262; 4/438 pp.83, 84)

1823

On list of persons owing quit rents in Van Diemen's Land; for land in the District of New Norfolk (Fiche 3270; X19 p.22)

SHONE, Thomas. Per "Guildford", 1812

1824 Jul 21

Information re sentence of given to Captain John Montague, Hobart (Reel 6019; 4/3522 p.86)

SHOOBURT, James

1825 Jul 25

On list of officers & crew of the "Mary" received on board "Vansittart" on 1 Mar following wreck of their ship on Jervis Island (Reel 6063; 4/1786 p.141a)

SHOOT, John (Master, "Elizabeth Henrietta") see SHOUT, John

SHOPS AND SHOPKEEPERS see also MERCHANTS

SHOPS AND SHOPKEEPERS

1815 May 15

Not to open for sale of bread & vegetables on Sunday except at stipulated times (Reel 6045; 4/1732 pp.140-2)

1815 Jun 24

George Williams anxious to establish retail shop (Reel 6045; 4/1733 pp.149-50)

SHORE see also SHAW

SHORE, Edward. Per "Mary", 1822

1822 Jan 28

On list of convicts landed from the "Mary" & forwarded to Windsor for distribution; listed as Shone (Reel 6008; 4/3504A p.358)

1824 Jan 14

Servant of William Noble of Sydney. Permitted to proceed with cattle through the Cowpastures & Argyle to the country to the southwest of the Cookbundoon Range; appears as Shawn (Reel 6012; 4/3510 p.178)

1824 Feb 16

Assigned servant of William Noble. Permitted to pass from Windsor, with cattle, to the farm of John Earle in the Country of Durham; appears as Schawn (Reel 6012; 4/3510 p.339)

1824 Oct 4

On monthly return of convicts assigned in the Counties of Northumberland & Durham; to J P Webber. Listed as Shaw (Reel 6028; 2/8283 p.95)

SHORE, Stephen

1804 Jun 4

On list of all grants & leases of land registered in the Colonial Secretary's Office (Fiche 3268; 9/2731 p.140)

1810 Jun 5

Member of Parramatta Loyal Association (Reel 6042; 4/1725 p.15)

1816 Jan 1

Juror at inquest on John Cunningham held at Parramatta (Reel 6021; 4/1819 p.141)

1823 Apr 5

On return of allotments in the town of Parramatta (Fiche 3265; 4/7576 p.5)

SHORROCK, John. Per "Somersetshire", 1814

1814 Oct 25

On list of convicts disembarked from the "Somersetshire" & forwarded to Windsor for distribution (Reel 6004; 4/3493 p.346)

1818

On list of convicts maintained by William Cox free of expense to the Crown in 1818; listed as Shaddock (Fiche 3062; 4/1834B No.73 p.443)

1824 Aug 30

Servant of William Cox; testimony as to his character for a ticket of leave (Reel 6027; 4/1716.1 pp.141-2)

SHORT see also SHORTT

SHORT. Acting Lieutenant, "Porpoise"; son of Joseph

1820 Oct 6

His debts paid by Robert Fitz (Fiche 3018; 4/1823 No.240 pp.539-40)

SHORT, James. Born in the Colony; of Sydney

1814 Jun 30

On list of persons to receive grants of land in 1814 (Fiche 3266; 9/2652 p.18)

SHORT, James. Per "Neptune", 1818

1825 Jun

On return of convicts maintained & mustered by John Oxley; in 1823 & 1824 (Fiche 3148; 4/1843B No.617 pp.948, 950)

1825 Oct 28

Convict in the service of John Oxley at the last two musters (Reel 6015; 4/3515 pp.484-5)

SHORT, John

n.d.

In index to land grants in Van Diemen's Land (Fiche 3262; 4/438 p.86)

SHORT, John

1819 Apr 28

Outpensioner from 73rd Regiment of Foot. Permission to proceed to Colony as free settler (Reel 6021; 4/1094 p.59)

1820

Outpensioner of Chelsea Hospital. Memorial (Fiche 3031; 4/1825B No.684 pp.623-6)

SHORT, John. Per "Eliza", 1820

1820 Jan 31

On list of convicts disembarked from the "Eliza" & forwarded to Emu Plains for distribution (Reel 6007; 4/3501 p.218)

SHORT, Joseph

1805 Jul 8

E Cooke informing him of land grant & other benefits to be given to him on his arrival in New South Wales (Reel 6041; 4/1721 p.62)

SHORT, Joseph. Master, "Porpoise"

1806 Aug 21

King to Bligh respecting land grant of (Reel 6040; ML Safe 1/51 pp.77b-78, 80)

1807 Feb 1

Re decision not to settle in New South Wales because of obstacles experienced from Governor Bligh (Reel 6041; 4/1721 p.61)

1808 Mar 8

Deposition of re abusive conduct of Governor Bligh (Reel 6041; 4/1721 p.332)

1810 Jan 12; 1820 Oct 6

Referred to in memorials of Robert Fitz (Fiche 3003, 4/1821 No.108; Fiche 3018, 4/1823 No.240 pp.539-40)

SHORT, Joseph. Master, "Atlas"

1819 Nov 10

Re conveying of troops to India on board the "Atlas" (Reel 6007; 4/3501 p.25)

1819 Dec 17

Had accommodation on ship for troops belonging to regiments in Ceylon & Madras (Fiche 3281; 5/3821.6A pp.20-2)

1820 Jan 3

Re attested copy of muster roll of the "Atlas" bound for Madras (Reel 6018; 4/3521 p.238)

1820 Jan 6

Re conveyance of troops to India (Reel 6018; 4/3521 p.241)

1820 Jan 6

Detachments of various regiments embarked on board "Atlas" for India (Reel 6018; 4/3521 p.244)

1820 Jan 7

Bill drawn on H.M. Treasury in favour of (Reel 6049; 4/1744 p.389 & 4/1745 p.71)

SHORT, Margaret. Per "Almorah", 1824

1825 Sep 5,8

Re permission to marry John Lynch in the Roman Catholic Church (Reel 6064; 4/1787 p.130; Reel 6015; 4/3515 p.316-7)

SHORT, Martin. Per "Minerva", 1800

1810

Petition for mitigation of sentence (Fiche 3167; 4/1847 p.196)

n.d.

On list of convicts who have received absolute pardons (Fiche 3292; 4/6974.1 p.78)

1813 Aug 7

On list of persons holding licences for sale of wine & spirituous liquors (Reel 6038; SZ758 pp.405-7)

1813 Sep 14

Juror at inquest on Edward Ryan held at Sydney (Reel 6021; 4/1819 p.619)

1814 Jun 30

On list of persons to receive grants of land in 1814 (Fiche 3266; 9/2652 p.16)

1816 Jun 22

Of Liverpool Road. On lists of persons to be issued with horned cattle from the Government Herds (Reel 6038, SZ759 p.213; Reel 6031, 4/7028A p.34)

1816 Jul 20

On returns of horned cattle issued from the Government Herds between 8 May 1814 & 9 Jan 1819 (Reel 6048; 4/1742 pp.35, 60)

1818

Recommending Bryan Mullen for mitigation of sentence (Fiche 3188; 4/1855 p.195)

1819 Apr 30

On return of persons indebted to Government for cattle issued from the Government Herds, to be paid for in cash or grain (Reel 6048; 4/1742 p.254)

1820 Jul 10

Signature as member of Committee of Catholics appointed to select site for Roman Catholic Chapel (Reel 6049; 4/1744 pp.398-9)

1822 Mar 5-1823 Jun 12

On list of persons receiving an assigned convict (Fiche 3290, 4/4570D pp.27, 69; Fiche 3291, 4/4570D p.105)

1822 Apr 15, May

On lists of persons indebted to the Crown for livestock issued from the Government Herds & Flocks (Reel 6052; 4/1753 pp.118a, 119)

1822 Sep 30-1823 Sep 30

On lists of persons to whom convict mechanics have been assigned (Fiche 3296; X53 pp.35, 50, 66, 80)

1823 Sep 1

Application by Patrick Tiernan, assigned servant, for passage for family (Reel 6059; 4/1772 p.99)

1824 Sep

Memorial (Fiche 3110; 4/1839B No.891 pp.701-4)

1824 Oct 8

On list of defaulters in payment for assigned convict tradesmen up to 30 Sep 1824 (Fiche 3293; 5/3821.1 p.6)

SHORT, Thomas

1824 Jul 12

On return of sick at Wellington Valley (Reel 6069; 4/1818 p.321)

SHORT, Thomas. Per "Baring", 1819

1821 Mar 14

On list of prisoners transported to Newcastle per "Elizabeth Henrietta" (Reel 6007; 4/3503 p.170)

1822 Jun

On monthly return of prisoners punished at Newcastle (Reel 6023; 4/1718 p.151)

1824 Oct 16

On list of convicts transported to Port Macquarie per "Amity" (Reel 6019; 4/3864 pp.488-9)

SHORTALL, William. Per "Lonach", 1825

1825 Sep 9

On list of convicts landed from the "Lonach" & forwarded to Windsor for distribution (Reel 6015; 4/3515 p.295)

SHORTER, Ann. Per "Friends", 1811

1812 Oct 23

Former servant to Ellis Bent. To be returned from Newcastle to Sydney (Reel 6003; 4/3492 p.161)

1812 Nov 12

Prisoner at Newcastle; sent to Sydney her sentence having expired (Reel 6066; 4/1804 p.119)

1813 Feb 18

Re permission to marry Edward Robinson at the Hawkesbury (Reel 6002; 4/3491 p.394)

SHORTLAND, Edward. Per "Lady Castlereagh", 1818

1821 Feb 21

On list of prisoners transported to Newcastle per "Elizabeth Henrietta" (Reel 6007; 4/3503 p.141)

1823 Sep 25

On list of convicts removed from Newcastle to Port Macquarie per "Elizabeth Henrietta" (Reel 6019; 4/3864 pp.428-9)

SHORTLAND, John. Lieutenant

1797 May 1; 1799 Feb 21; 1800 Jan 1

On list of all grants & leases of land registered in the Colonial Secretary's Office (Fiche 3267; 9/2731 pp.74, 94, 112)

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