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Subject: Re: 1839 mc mannus tried killed overseer william wilkins
Author: chezclaire1
Date: Monday, November 28, 2016
Classification: Query

hello wow what a pleasant surprise to get request for our William Wilkins

our William Wilkins was part of 10th foot regiment whom was court marshal for disappearing from regiment in 1827 he was transported on the lord mellville 2 arrived Australia 1829 . yes was moved to cockatoo island after he was sent to Norfolk island for alleged frauding a capture of bush ranger. I have the paper work from the nsw archives re his release from Norfolk island . eventually married into the GREEN family sorry have to leave family needs me contact me via have a good evening kind regards Claire