Tasmanian Immigrant Ships List - "I" 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.


Iberia (1883)

Departed London 16 Jun 1883 arriving Melbourne 28 Jul 1883. 57/61 immigrants went on to Launceston on the Flinders arriving 01 Aug 1883.

Sources:
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p122.
Newspaper report The Argus, Monday 30 Jul 1883, p6.
Newspaper report Launceston Examiner, Thursday 02 Aug 1883, p2.

Passengers
BATTEN, James & Ellen with George, William, Albert & Alma
BATTEN, Sarah with brother James & family

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Indiana (1833)

Departed London 20 Mar with 30 passengers on board, arriving Hobart 09 Sep 1833.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p216.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Tuesday 10 Sep 1833, p2.

Passengers
BROWN, William & Hannah (nee Hone) with 4 children
COLYER, John William & Susanna with Mary Jane

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Indiana (1860)

Departed Glasgow arriving Launceston 24 Apr 1860 with 234 immigrants on board.

Sources:
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p103.
Newspaper report Launceston Examiner, Thursday 26 Apr 1860, p2.

Passengers
BEAMISH, Thomas
BUGG, Anna Maria (nee King)
BUGG, Jonathon
COPPEN, Eliza (nee King)
COPPEN, James John

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Indian Queen (1856)

Departed Liverpool via Melbourne arriving Hobart 22 Jan 1856 with 59 immigrants on board. 24 immigrants disemarked Melbourne travelling on to Launceston per Lady Bird arriving 05 Jan 1856.

Sources:
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p100.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Wednesday 2 Jan 1856, p2.

Passengers
WALSH, Thomas & Mary with Ann, Catherine, Christopher & Margaret

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Industry (1834)

Arrived Hobart 05 Apr 1834, departed London/Liverpool 20 Aug 1833 via Cape of Good Hope with General goods & 32/54 passengers.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1834-1842, Roebuck, 1985, p12.
Newspaper report Hobart Town Courier, Friday 11 Apr 1834, p2.

Passengers
HORNE, Mr George Samuel Wegg & Mrs Maria
STONE, Robert & Elizabeth (nee Burrell) with 5 boys

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Industry (02-09-1842)

Departed Port Phillip with 10/11 passengers arriving Hobart 2/4 Sep 1842.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1834-1842, Roebuck, 1985, p235.
Newspaper report The Courier, Friday 09 Sep 1842, p2.

Passengers
HATCH, Robert Loxdale (Argyle to Vic)
KINGSTON, Catherine (Argyle to Vic)

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Ionic RMS (1885)

Departed London, Plymouth 12 Sep 1885 landing Hobart 23 Oct 1885 with 123 passengers (43 for Hobart, 8 for Launceston, 53 for Melbourne, 19 1/2 for Sydney). The Iconic continued on to New Zealand with 53 cabin and 180 steerage passengers.

Sources:
Newspaper reports The Mercury and The Mercury both Saturday 24 Oct 1885 p2.

Passengers

No current listings

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Ionic SS (1887)

Departed London 11 Aug 1887 arriving Hobart 23 Sep 1887.

Sources:

Passengers
LEATHERBARROW, Nathan / Nathaniel

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Islay (1842)

Departed London 01 Nov 1841 arriving Hobart 01 Apr 1842.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1834-1842, Roebuck, 1985, p224.
Newspaper report The Courier, Friday 08 Apr 1842, p2.

Passengers
McLEAN, Alfred

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Updated: 16-Nov-2014