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SHERWELL Family in Australia

Journal by suegraham

On the 10th of June 1840 the ship Orleana arrived in Adelaide Australia.

This is the begining of the SHERWELL line in Australia.

Stephen SHERWELL was born in Chichester England he married Mary Ann CHALLEN who was born 30th Aprill 1812 in Rogate Sussex D: 1894 Warraknabeal.
Stephen and Mary Ann came to Australia with 5 of their children.
Fanny
William
George
Stephen Jnr
Mary Ann

They had onother 5 children in Australia.

Surnames: CHALLEN SHERWELL
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on 2011-03-12 07:51:21

suegraham has been a Family Tree Circles member since Mar 2011. is researching the following names: STEPHENS, MCALLISTER, HARRIS and 10 other(s).

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by janilye on 2011-03-12 18:08:09

hi Sue, There's a story about this family called 'Bound for South Australia-Oleana-1840' by Diane Cummings. These are all the children:-
Fanny Sherwell 1831 1901
William Sherwell 1833 1903
George Sherwell 1834 1907
Stephen Sherwell 1838 1882
Mary Ann Sherwell 1841 1898
John Sherwell 1845 1845
James Sherwell 1846 1923
Elizabeth Sherwell 1849 1885
Alfred Thomas Sherwell 1851 1876
Joseph Sherwell 1853 1939
...Jan

by ngairedith on 2011-03-13 00:26:32

WE'RE BOUND FOR SOUTH AUSTRALIA! presented by Diane Cummings has Passenger Lists for virtually EVERY SHIP THAT ARRIVED IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA between 1836 and 1851
- (60,000 local and overseas families and individual passengers).

by suegraham on 2011-03-13 15:51:19

Thanks Jan,
The Sherwells are in my family a few times my 2nd great grandmother was a SHERWELL who married a cousin also a SHERWELL. The family tree program is having a hard time with it. So am I, it keeps throwing up error messages telling me I have duplicate people, to make it worse that's not the only connection we have with the family. Others try to fix it.

by suegraham on 2011-03-13 16:41:35

That site has sure improved since I last visited it, wow another article.

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