Tasmanian Immigrant Ships List - "N" 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.


Nelson (1848)

Departed England arriving Port Phillip 11 Nov 1848 with 500 assisted immigrants on board. Some immigrants then departed Melbourne on the William 19 Nov 1848 arriving Circular Head VDL 21 Nov 1848.

Sources:
Broxam, Graeme, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1843-1850, Roebuck, 1998, p382.
Newspaper report The Argus, Tuesday 21 Nov 1848, p2.

Passengers
HOUSE, Thomas & Elizabeth with 2 children

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Nimrod (1828)

Departed Sydney 13 Sep 1828 arriving Hobart 23 Sep 1828 en route to Rio.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p148.
Newspaper report Hobart Town Courier, Saturday 27 Sep 1828, p2.

Passengers
HARVIE, Thomas (Capt) & Sarah with children Thomas & Sarah

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North Briton (1838)

Departed Leith 26 Aug 1838 arriving Hobart 15/17 Dec 1838 with 8/38 passengers on board.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1834-1842, Roebuck, 1985, p124.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Tuesday 18 Dec 1838, p4.

Passengers
ANGUS, A. F.

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Northumberland (1853)

Departed Liverpool arriving Launceston 04/06 Mar 1853 with 262/274 immigrants on board.

Sources:
Information courtesy of Lorraine Wootton.
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p93.
Immigrant listing transcribed from CSO 24/216/8194 courtesy of Audrey Scarce.
Contact the Archives Office of Tasmania Archives Office of Tasmania for copies of CSO 24/216/8194 - giving the passenger name and ship name and date.
Newspaper report The Courier, Wednesday 09 Mar 1853, p2.

Passengers
ARDLEY, Samuel & Elizabeth with John, Robena, Francis & Edward
BAIRD, John
BAIRD, Margaret with Jane, Elida, Mary A & Ann
BAIRD, Robert
BASHFORD, Jane
BATSON, Mary
BEAL, Joseph & Sarah
BUCKLAND, Mary A
BURTON, Charles & Sarah with John, Frederick & Matilda
BURTON, Charlotte
CARNEY, Bridget
CARR, Jane
CLARIDYE, Mary A
CLARKE, William & Ruth with Elizabeth, Sarah (died on voyage) & Mary
CLEMENTS, William & Fanny with Ann, Mary, Laurence & Fanny
CLIFFORD, Daniel & Jane with James
CLIFFORD, Ellen
COLLIER, Ann
CONNOR, Daniel & Margaret with Mary Ann, Ellen & Daniel
CONWAY, Mary
COTTAN, Robert & Elizabeth with Robert and another son (born at sea)
DARCY, Honora
DONAGHY, Jane
DUNCAN, James & Rebecca
DWYER, Mary
EASY, John & Pheoby
EDWARDS, John & Maria
EGAN, Mary
ELMORE, Joseph & Martha
FAULKNER, William & Eliza
FISHER, Henry
FLANAGAN, John
FLANAGAN, Pat
FLYNN, Margaret
GATES, Henry & Ann
GILLIGAN, Hannagh
HALLORAN, Honora
HALPIN, Mary
HANLON, John
HANLON, Mary
HANLON, Patrick
HANLON, Thomas
HASSELL, Catharine
HEARNS, James
JETSON, Sarah
KERWICK / KIRWIN / KERWIN / KERWICHAN, Ellen
McDONALD, Margaret, Ellen, Mary & Eliza
McDONNELL, Pat
McNAMARA, Mary
MULLARCHY, Bridget
MURPHY, Mary
MURRAY, Bridget
NEWMAN, Richard & Elizabeth with family
NEWMAN, Thomas H/Oldfield & Ann
O'NEILL, Mary
PHILLIPS, Henry
PICARD, Israel
ROWLAND, Margaret
ROWLAND, Mary
SHANAGHAN, Ellen
SHAUGHNESSY, Mary
SHEEHAN, Ann
SHEEHAN, Ellen
SKINNER, Honora
STEVENS, George
STURT, Caroline
TORPHY, Catharine
WILKINS, Elizabeth

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Northumberland (1854)

Departed Southampton, arrived Hobart 25 Jul 1854 with 180 immigrants on board.

Sources:
Pearce, Ian & Cowling, Clare, Guide To The Public Records Of Tasmania, Section Four, Free Immigration, Archives Office of Tasmania, 1975, p95.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Wednesday 26 Jul 1854, p2.

Passengers
BRIGGS, Harrison & Sarah with 3 children
CALLAGHAN, Mary (parents Jeramiah & Hanora)
LARGE, Henry & Elizabeth with 6 children
MILLAR, Helen
MILLAR, Margaret
NORRIS, Thomas & Maria with 6 children
STEER, John & Mary Ann with John & James

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Norval (1832)

The Norval, 295 ton, Master Wm HOW(ES), owner ROSS, departed from London 15 Jul 1832 with 61 passengers arriving Hobart Town 15 Jul 1832 then Launceston 14 Sep 1832.

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p200 & 202.
Newspaper report Colonial Times, Tuesday 17 Jul 1832, p2.

Passengers
BALFOUR,
SCHOFIELD, William & Jane with 3 children
SHERROTT, Joseph
TOOHEY, Peter & Bridget
TOOHEY, Peter & Bridget

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Norval (1833)

Arrived Launceston 30 Jan 1833, departed Sydney 16 Jan 1833 with sundry merchandise, 24 horses, 24 rams, 6 civilian passengers, 41 military (being the first detachment of 21st Royal Fusileers in the Colony)

Sources:
Nicholson, Ian Hawkins, Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania, 1803-1833, Roebuck, 1983, p207.
Information courtesy of Marianne Punshon.
Newspaper report Hobart Town Courier, Friday 08 Feb 1833, p3.

Passengers
AUGHEY, John & Elizabeth with 6 children (Sergeant 21st Fusiliers)

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Nurjahan (1885)

The SS Nurjahan sailed on 28th November 1884 from London to Hobart arriving 19 January 1885. Macfarlane Bros, & Co. agents.

Sources:
Information courtesy of Sally Steel.
Newspaper report The Mercury, Tuesday 20 January 1885, p2.

Passengers
CLARK, Alexander
PETERSON, Gustave
STONE, George Offord

(not a complete passenger listing)

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Updated: 17-Apr-2014