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# Surname First Name Ship Date Place Source
             
126898 - - Orpheus 1826 1826 16 September Port Jackson SG
 
Arrived from London 13th September under Captain Duff having departed 6th May. Called at Rio de Janeiro 22nd June. 213 men women and children of the NSW Veteran Corps arrived on the 'Orpheus'. Officers Captain Robson, Lieut. Warner, Lieut. North and Assistant surgeon Robertson of the 13th Light Infantry



30888 Anderson Alexander Orpheus 1826 1828 Newcastle 1828 Census
 
Assistant Clerk to the Bench



76558 Close William Orpheus 1826 1835 8 December Maitland Application to marry
 
Came free. Aged 45. Application to marry Fanny Johnson. Allowed



103489 Grills John Orpheus 1826 - - Maitland Family History Circle's Pre 1900 Pioneer Register
 
Born 1787 Penwith, England. Soldier, Stone cutter, Farmer. Spouse Rebecca Perry. For more information see Pioneer Register Entry No. 539



173214 Hannon Thomas Orpheus 1826 3 February 1843 Newcastle gaol State Archives NSW; Gaol Entrance Book, Item: 2/2020; Roll: 757 (Ancestry)
 
Came free. Admitted to Newcastle gaol from Scone with two others for giving false information to the Police and for aiding and abetting and comforting the bushranger Thomas Forrester in his escape. Also charged with embezzleing 2 tons of flour and shooting at a constable in the execution of his duty. Sent for trial



106376 Hughes William Orpheus 1826 1834 1 November Newcastle NGE
 
A boy'. From Manchester. Admitted to Newcastle from Sydney gaol under sentence of 6months imprisonment with hard labour



62968 Long Parry Orpheus 1826 1828 Wallis Plains 1828 Census
 
Clerk aged 18. Came Free. Employed by F. Boucher



62977 Longford John Orpheus 1826 1828 - 1828 Census
 
Came Free. Aged 26 in 1828



63299 Mackay (McKay) Duncan Forbes Orpheus 1826 1828 Melbee 1828 Census
 
Aged 36. Came Free. Farmer



104093 Rodwell Thomas Orpheus and John Barry 1826 - Williams River, Paterson River Maitland Family History Circle's Pre 1900 Pioneer Register
 
Born 1794 Yorkshire. Soldier. Spouse Agnes Kirton. For information about descendants see Pioneer Register Entry No 1266



40471 Shepherd Mary Orpheus 1826 1828 Newcastle 1828 Census
 
Aged 10 Came free. Servant to Francis Williams



179240 Warner James Orpheus (came free) 21 May 1840 Newcastle gaol Newcastle Gaol Entrance Book. State Archives NSW. Roll 757
 
Admitted to Newcastle gaol from Sydney. Sent for trial for horse stealing and sentenced to 12 months imprisonment



174932 Warner James Orpheus 1826 20 March 1840 Newcastle gaol State Archives NSW; Gaol Entrance Book, Item: 2/2020; Roll: 757
 
James Warner and James Froud admitted to Newcastle gaol from Maitland, charged with felony. Sent for trial



102873 Warner Lieutenant Jonathan & Mrs. Orpheus 1826 1826 16 September Sydney SG
 
Arrived on the Orpheus on previous Wednesday together with 213 men, women and children of the NSW Veteran Corps. Other officers included Captain Robson, Lieut. North and Assistant Surgeon Robertson of the 13th Light Infantry.




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