Tasmanian Immigrant Ships List - "G" Ships

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Below are short descriptions of particular voyages made by ships that brought immigrants to Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania). The passengers, found so far, are also listed with links to researchers.


General Sale (1852)

Departed Plymouth 22 Nov 1851 arriving Hobart 27 Feb 1852.

Sources:
Newspaper report Colonial Times Friday 27 Feb 1852 p3.

Passengers
EASTLEY, Elizabeth with 3 girls & 2 boys

(not a complete passenger listing)

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George (1842)

Departed Liverpool 07 Jul 1842 arriving Hobart 07 Nov 1842 with 23 passengers on board.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1834-1842, Roebuck, 1985, p240.
Newspaper report The Courier, Friday 11 Nov 1842, p2.

Passengers
ALLASON, Edward & Aaron

(not a complete passenger listing)

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George Hibbert

Departed London/Gravesend 04 Dec 1832 with 25 passengers arriving Hobart 27 Apr 1833.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p211.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Tuesday 30 Apr 1833, p2.

Passengers
HECKSCHER, David Meyer
HECKSCHER, Susannah

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Glenbervie (1837)

Departed Greenock 22 Mar 1837 with 6 passengers arriving Hobart 12 Aug 1837.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1834-1842, Roebuck, 1985, p89.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Tuesday 14 Aug 1837, p4.

Passengers
MAXWELL, Crawford Mayne

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Governor Macquarie (1818)

Departed Sydney 10 / 13 Jan 1818 arriving at the Derwent 19 / 21 / 22 Jan 1818

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p48.
Newspaper report Hobart Town Gazette and Southern Reporter Saturday 24 Jan 1818, p1.

Passengers
MORGAN, Richard (Alexander to NSW)

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Grace (1821)

Departed England Cowes 20 Apr 1821 arriving Derwent 10 Aug 1821 with merchandise & passengers on board.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p73.
Newspaper report Hobart Town Gazette and Van Diemenís Land Advertiser, Saturday 11 Aug 1821, p2.

Passengers
FLUDE, Thomas
NICHOLAS, Edward
NICHOLAS, William

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Great Tasmania (1857)

Arrived Hobart 27 Jan 1857 from Liverpool with 522 immigrants on board.

Sources:
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p101.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Thursday 29 Jan 1857, p2.

Passengers
BRASLIN, Charles with sister Jane
BREEN, Martin & Honora with children Denis, Mary, John & Patrick
FRENCH, Daniel & Harriett (nee Beames)
HOGARTH, Thomas & family
HOLMES, Sarah
MALONEY, Thomas
MARTIN, Daniel
RUMLEY, George Thomas
WALSH, Francis
WATSON, John & Elizabeth with children Elizabeth, Robert, Josiah & Joshua
WYLIE, William & Isabella with David, Richard Adams, Alexander (died on board), Ellen, William & Jane (born on board)
YOUNG, Robert & Louisa (nee Allen)

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Greenock (1823)

Arrived Hobart 21 Nov 1823, departed Leith via Cape of Good Hope, General cargo, cows & bulls, 62 passengers.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p92.
Newspaper report Hobart Town Gazette and Van Diemenís Land Advertiser, Saturday 22 Nov 1823, p2.

Passengers
CHARLESON, William
MacKERACHER / McKERCHER, Malcom
MACKIE, William

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Greenock (1826)

Arrived Hobart 24 Apr 1826, departed Leith 22 Nov 1825, Wine & general merchandise, 44 passengers.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p115.
Newspaper report Colonial Times & Tasmanian Advertiser, Friday 28 Apr 1826, p2.

Passengers
DOW, James

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Greenock (1828)

Arrived Hobart 23 / 24 Jan 1828, Departed Leith 21 Aug 1827 with 52 passengers.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p139.
Newspaper report Hobart Town Courier, Saturday 26 Jan 1828 p3.

Passengers
HEPBURN, Robert, Captain RN
SCOTT, George

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Grenada (1827)

Departed London 10 Sep 1826 arriving Hobart 09 January 1827.

Sources:
Information courtesy of Helen Williams.
Newspaper report Colonial Times & Tasmanian Advertiser, Friday 12 Jan 1827, p2.

Passengers
MARKS, Sarah with 3 children, Joshua, Anna and Rosetta

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Greyhound (1859)

Departed Liverpool 26 Aug 1859 arriving Melbourne 20 Nov 1859. Some passengers went on to Launceston per Black Swan arriving 01 Dec 1859 and some went on to Hobart per City of Hobart arriving 02 Dec 1859.

Sources:
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p103.
Newspaper report The Argus, Tuesday 22 Nov 1859, p4.
Newspaper report Launceston Examiner, Thursday, 01 Dec 1859, p2.
Newspaper report Hobart Town Daily Mercury, Saturday 03 Dec 1859, p2.

Passengers
ELWELL, Samuel & George (arr. as LONGMORE as part of their stepfather's family group)
LONGMORE, Joseph & Dorothy with family

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Guardian (1833)

Departed Sydney 17 Feb 1833 arriving Hobart 24 Feb 1833 with 46 passengers including privates and families of the 21st Fusileers.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p209.
Newspaper report The Hobart Town Courier, Friday 01 Mar 1833, p3.

Passengers
O'HALLORAN, Michael (Colour Sgt Kings Own Light Infantry or 1st Pensioners Regt)

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Gulf of Carpentaria (1884)

Arrived Hobart 03 Feb 1884, departed London with 406 immigrants on board.

Sources:
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p123.
Newspaper report The Mercury, Monday 4 February 1884, p2.

Passengers
ANDERSON, Alexander (Sandy) & Elizabeth with George & William
CONROY, Francis & Jane with 3 children
GLIDDON, John & Elizabeth (nee Harris) with children
HILL, William Francis & Amy (nee Bussell) with infant son

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Gulnare (1833)

Arrived Hobart 12 Feb 1833, departed London 25 Oct 1832, general cargo, 21 passengers & families.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p208.
Newspaper report The Hobart Town Courier, Friday 15 Feb 1833, p3.

Passengers
ABRAHAM, George
BURBURY, Caroline
BURBURY, Mary
HESSE, George Brooks Legrew

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Updated: 10-Aug-2014