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Re: THOMAS HEWITT from Liverpool England
Posted by: Gordon Beach (ID *****3876) Date: March 05, 2011 at 17:07:16
In Reply to: THOMAS HEWITT from Liverpool England by EDWARD LUNT of 859

Hi Ted,

The following is taken from a CD ROM of Marine BDM of ships into Victoria from 1853-1920- sadly it seems one year too late, but thought I would pass this on in any case.

Family Name: HEWITT
Given Names: Cath
Event: B
Year: 1854
Sex: F
Age:
Age Code:
Father: HEWITT John
Mother: UNKNOWN Mary
Spouse:
Ship: Falcon
Birth Place: At Sea On Board Falcon
Marriage Place:
Death Place:
Reg Number: 225
Death Day:
Death Month:
Death Year:

Family Name: HEWITT
Given Names: James
Event: B
Year: 1857
Sex: M
Age:
Age Code:
Father: HEWITT James
Mother: MORRISON Jane
Spouse:
Ship: David McIvor
Birth Place: At Sea On Board David McIvor
Marriage Place:
Death Place:
Reg Number: 60
Death Day:
Death Month:
Death Year:

Family Name: HEWITT
Given Names: Charles
Event: D
Year: 1855
Sex: M
Age: 24
Age Code:
Father: Unknown
Mother: Unknown
Spouse:
Ship: Gipsy Queen
Birth Place: ENGLAND
Marriage Place:
Death Place: At Sea On Board Gipsy Queen
Reg Number: 190
Death Day: 12
Death Month: 3
Death Year: 1855

Family Name: HEWITT
Given Names: Doris
Event: D
Year: 1907
Sex: F
Age:
Age Code: Unknown
Father: HEWITT W J
Mother: UNKNOWN S J
Spouse:
Ship: Morayshire
Birth Place: UNKNOWN
Marriage Place:
Death Place: At Sea On Board Morayshire
Reg Number: 10695
Death Day: 4
Death Month: 10
Death Year: 1907


Shipping records for the name HEWITT were as follows:


HEWITT       GEORGE       
43       
JAN       
1853       
CATHARINE MITCHELL       
Port: B       
Fiche:027       
Page: 003

HEWITT       MARY       
38       
JAN       
1853       
CATHARINE MITCHELL       
Port: B       
Fiche: 027       
Page: 003


This record came from the following site:

http://www.prov.vic.gov.au/indexes/index_search.asp?searchid=23

A copy of the ships passenger list may reveal what happened to your great great Uncle.

If you contact the website above- Public Records Office in Victoria and seek their help in obtaining a copy of the full passenger manifest.

Good luck
Kind Regards
Gordon
Victoria
Austealia


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