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1788
Thomas Lucas and Thomas O'Brien arrive as Marines with the First Fleet at Sydney Cove. Stephen Martin arrives as a convict.




1790
Ann Howard, Hannah Peeling and Susannah Mortimore are transported as convicts on the Second Fleet ship the "Lady Juliana"



1791



1799
Hannah Peeling dies on Norfolk Island


1803



John Pascoe Fawkner
arrives as a 10 yr old as he accompany's his convict father,
John Faulkner on the 'Calcutta'. They first stop at Sorrento but after a few months Collins abandons Port Philip and settles
Van Diemens Land.
John Pascoe Fawkner will return in 1835
as an adult, to establish Melbourne



1803
William Coventry arrives as a convict
from Ireland per "Hercules"



1808

Remaining Norfolk Island residents
re-located to Van Diemens Land and
given land grants


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1815
Thomas Lucas dies in Van Diemens Land
1818
John Smith arrives as a concvict at
Port Jackson per "Lady Castlereagh"



1819
Thomas O'Brien dies in Van Diemens Land
1828

Francis & Mary Spence
arrive at Circular Head, Van Diemens Land as an Indentured Labourer to work for the
Van Diemens Land Company

 



1830

 

William Coventry is cannibalised by fellow escaped convicts at Macquarie Harbour

 




1835


John Pascoe Fawkner
and his party enter Port Phillip and settle in the Yarra Basin
to establish the city of Melbourne




1839


Only four years after the settlement of Melbourne, John & Mary O'Neill and their
5 children are the first family to emigrate directly to Port Phillip District (Victoria)
per "Crusader"



1843


William & Margaret Young
with 3 children arrive in Launceston, Tasmania



1844
Henry & Johanna Hellyer arrive in
Port Phillip with their 4 children
per "Sea Queen"


1852
William & Mary Winnett arrive in
Melbourne on the "Nepaul"
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1853
Thomas Fasham arrives in Melbourne
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1854
Robert & John Charlton arrive in Melbourne
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1854
George Waterworth & family arrive in
Port Phillip on the "Barrackpore"
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1855
Captain William Downie Hall arrives in
Port Phillip on the "Eblana"
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1856
Emma Fasham arrives with 2 young son's
on the "True Briton"
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1863
Captain William Downie Hall drowns in
Bluff Harbour, New Zealand
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1864
William Archibald Young born
in Deloraine, Tasmania
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1866
Margaret McAlpine arrives in Melbourne
with young baby
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1873
William Spence McAlpine arrives on the "Ben Cruachan"
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1895
Francis Evelyn Fasham born in
Koondrook, Victoria
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1901
Ivy Hazel Evelyn Hall born in
South Melborne 1901
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Snapshot 1901
Australian
Head of State
Australia's first
Prime Minister
US President
Federation of Australian colonies comes into effect, creating the Commonwealth
of Australia

 

Queen Victoria

 

Edmund Barton

 

William McKinley

Aust Population
Melbourne Cup
VFL/AFL Premiers
World events
3.8 million
Revenue
Essendon

Marconi successfully transmitted radio signals across the Atlantic Ocean

 

1902
Mervin Fairfield Fasham born
in Bendigo, Victoria



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1907
Tom Fasham dies at Koondrook, aged 84



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1912
George Baker takes wife, Mollie and daughter Patty on business trip to Japan, Ceylon and Singapore



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1918
William Spence McAlpine Jrn becomes
Mayor of Coburg, Victoria
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1918
Mary Price "Mollie"
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1925
William Spence McAlpine Srn dies at the Benevolent Asylum, Castlemaine



1926
Mervin Fairfield Fasham marries
Patricia Charlton Baker at
South Yarra Baptist



1929
Patricia Margaret Fasham born
in Melbourne 1929



 

Snapshot 1929
Australian
Head of State
Australian
Prime Minister
US President
Kingsford-Smith in Southern Cross successfully flies from Australia to Britain in record time of 12 days and 18 hrs

 

George V

 

James Scullin

 

Herbert Hoover

Aust Population
Melbourne Cup
VFL/AFL Premiers
World events
6.4 million
Nightmarch
Collingwood
Stock Market crash
Start of Great Depression


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