Tasmanian Immigrant Ships List - "J" 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.


James Baines (Feb 1855)

Arrived Melbourne from Liverpool. 322 immigrants continued on to Hobart arriving 19 Feb 1855 on the Indian Queen and 25 Mar 1855 on the Ocean Chief. Some went on to Launceston per Black Swan arriving 18 Feb 1855.

Sources:
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p97.
Newspaper report The Courier, Tuesday 20 Feb 1855, p2.

Passengers
FLOWERS, William & Ann with family
KELLY, Dennis

(not a complete passenger listing)

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James Baines (Oct 1855)

Departed Liverpool arriving Melbourne, 30 immigrants went on to Launceston on the Black Swan arriving 29 Oct 1855 and 57 immigrants went on to Hobart on the City of Hobart arriving 02 Nov 1855.

Sources:
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p99.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Friday 02 Nov 1855, p3.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Saturday 03 Nov 1855, p2.

Passengers
FORBES, Mary with John, Jane & Robert

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Jane (1838)

Barque Jane arrived Hobart Town 05 May 1838, departed from Leith 19/21 Oct 1837 with 23 passengers & 137 Orkney immigrants on board.

Sources:
Passenger list transcribed from Alexander McAslan Johnson's diary courtesy of Margaret Stokes.
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1834-1842, Roebuck, 1985, p110.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Tuesday 08 May 1838, p4.

Passengers
BARKER, (steerage)
BURRIDGES, family, 11 in number with 2 children (steerage)
CLARK, Miss
CLERK, Mr. G. E.
DIJOU, (steerage)
DRYBURGH, Mr.
FISKIN, (steerage)
HYNTER, (steerage)
JOHNSON, Mr. A. M. (Alexander McAslan Johnson)
JOHNSON, Mrs. A. M. (Christian Denovan)
JOHNSTON, Jas., Mr. & Mrs.
LAMBIE, Miss. A.
McANSH, Mr. John, Mr. Wm., Mrs. & Miss
McKENZIE, (steerage)
ROSS, (steerage)
SOMMERVILLE, Mr. & Mrs. McAnsh's servant (steerage)
WHITE, Miss.
WITHERSPOON, (steerage)
WYLD, Mr.


The Ship's crew 18 in number
The Captain W B MILLS
Dr A SIMPSON
1st Mate Mr MITCHELL
2nd Mate Mr THOMSON
Botswain, Sailmaker, Carpenter, Steward, Cooks, Thorn, Patterson, Alex Murdock, ?, Dennis, Aitken, Luttet and three boys.

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Jane Blain (1842)

Departed London 28 Mar 1842 with 22 passengers arriving Hobart 21 Jul 1842.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1834-1842, Roebuck, 1985, p232.
Newspaper report Courier, Friday 22 Jul 1842, p2.

Passengers
KENNALY, Jeremiah
KENNALY, Jeremiah John
KENNALY, Sarah
KENNALY, Sarah Ann

AOT Arrivals index has ship Jane Blair arriving 21 Jun 1842.
(not a complete passenger listing)

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Jessie (1821)

Departed London arriving the Derwent 26 Feb 1821 with passengers on board.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p69.
Newspaper report Hobart Town Gazette and Van Diemenís Land Advertiser, Saturday 3 March 1821, p2.

Passengers
KNOX, Elizabeth
KNOX, John

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John Barry (1826)

Departed London via Sydney arriving Hobart 18 Aug 1826.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p118.
Newspaper report Colonial Times & Tasmanian Advertiser, Friday 18 Aug 1826, p4.

Passengers
HOLLIDAY / HALLIDAY, Martha (nee Priestley)
HOLLIDAY / HALLIDAY, William
LEE , William (Sgt Royal Veteran Corps) & Ann (nee Needham)
NORMANDALE, Anne
PANTON, James
WALKER, Private James & Esther (nee Tucker) with 2 sons

(not a complete passenger listing)

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John Craig (1832)

Bark, 374 tons, 4 guns. Arrived Hobart 30 Nov 1832, departed London July 1832 with general cargo & 112/81? passengers (58 immigrants).

Sources:
Information courtesy of Audrey Scarce.
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p89.
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p205.
Marine Board, Reports of Ships Arrivals with Lists of Passengers, Archives Office of Tasmania (Ref: MB2/39/1 p314)
Customs Department, Registers of Ships Arrivals with Lists of Passengers, Archives Office of Tasmania (Ref: CUS30 p165)
Customs Department, Registers of Ships Entered Inwards, Archives Office of Tasmania (Ref: CUS31/1 p9)
Newspaper report The Hobart Town Courier, Friday 30 Nov 1832, p2.

Passengers
ANDERSON, David
BOSSLEY, Miss.
BOSSLEY, Mr. (Surgeon)
BUXTON, Thos. & Mrs.
CATO, Joseph & Frances with 7 children
CROOK, James & Mrs. with Ellen (15), James (12), Jane (11), Will'm (9) & John (6)
DOWNES, Mrs.
ELLCOCK, Ann
GOODHALL, Jane
GOODHALL, Louisa
HEWITSON, Will'm & Mrs.
HOPKINS, George & Mrs. with William (6), Rubin (3) & J. (infant)
JAMES, Jos., & Mrs.
JESSOP, ? (9)
JESSOP, Eliza (13)
JESSOP, Geo.
JESSOP, Harr.
JESSOP, Hen'y (7)
JESSOP, Mary Ann (6)
JESSOP, Rach.
LANE, Chas. & Mrs. with Dinah (infant)
MILLER, John
MURRAY, Will'm
NEWTON, Thos., Mr. & Mrs. with Mary Ann, Joseph, John, Jane, Robert & Alice
O'CONNOR, Dan.
O'CONNOR, Dennis
O'CONNOR, Ellen
O'CONNOR, John
O'CONNOR, Will
PEARSON, Robt. & Mrs. with Thos. (8)
ROWLEY, M. A., Miss.
ROWLEY, Mrs.
SADLER, James & Elizabeth
SADLER, Jas. & Mrs. with James (14), Mary (15), Ann (11), Eliza (7), Caroline (5), Elizabeth (3) & William
SMITH, Alex.
SMITH, Mr. & Mrs.
SOUTHARD, Will'm & Mrs. with Will'm (4)
STARK, Rich'd & Mrs.
TUNKS, Stephen
WHEELER, Will'm & Mrs., with Eleanor (6), John (3) & Hannah (infant)
WOOLBERT, Math.

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John Woodall / Woodhall (1832)

Departed London 28 Sep 1831 with 30 passengers arriving Hobart 17 Feb 1832.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p195.
Newspaper report The Hobart Town Courier, Saturday 25 Feb 1832, p2.

Passengers
SLEE, Josiah & Harriet

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Joseph Cripps (1849)

Departed Geelong 04 Jun arriving Hobart 14 Jun 1849 with 6 members of the Large family on board.

Sources:
Broxam, Graeme, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1843-1850, Roebuck, 1998, p158.
Towers, Sue & Knight, Marj, Unassisted Immigrants 1828 - 1865. Tasmania.
Newspaper report The Courier, Saturday 16 Jun 1849, p2.

Passengers
LARGE, Stephen & Charlotte with family (Sir George Seymour to Geelong)

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Juno (1830)

Departed Liverpool 27 Apr 1830 arriving Hobart 07 Nov 1830 with 30 passengers on board.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p177.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Friday 12 Nov 1830, p2.

Passengers
LESLIE, James Thomas
SHELLEY, Samuel

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Juno (1854)

Departed London arriving Launceston 21 Aug 1854 with 24 immigrants on board.

Sources:
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p96.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Thursday 24 Aug 1854, p2.

Passengers
RHODES, George

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Jupiter (1823)

Departed London 02 Jun 1823 with free settlers on board, arriving Hobart 06 Nov 1823.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p92.
Newspaper report Hobart Town Gazette & Van Diemenís Land Advertiser, Saturday 8 Nov 1823, p2.

Passengers
MOORE, Margaret

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Updated: 04-Dec-2014