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Item: 55139
Surname: Harry & Melville (Indigenous)
First Name: -
Ship: -
Date: 16 August 1843
Place: Stanhope
Source: Maitland Mercury
Details: Sentenced to death for the murder of children Michael Keoghue and Patrick Cavenagh


 
Item: 74366
Surname: Melville (Indigenous)
First Name: -
Ship: -
Date: 1 March 1843
Place: -
Source: CO
Details: Hunted by chief of the Glendon tribe Jemmy


 
Item: 167290
Surname: Melville (Indigenous)
First Name: -
Ship: -
Date: 1840s
Place: Paterson district
Source: Maitland Mercury 18 August 1877
Details: Reminiscences of days gone by.a....description of a fight between King George of Cawarra and his tribe and Melville and his tribe (This was the same Melville who would be hung in Maitland in later years)


 
Item: 176260
Surname: Melville (Indigenous)
First Name: -
Ship: -
Date: 25 March 1843
Place: Newcastle gaol
Source: State Archives NSW; Roll: 757 Ancestry.com NSW Gaol Description and Entrance Books, 1818-1930
Details: Melville and Harry admitted to Newcastle gaol from Maitland on a charge of wilful murder



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