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francis fowkes on the first fleet

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Hi im looking for any information on Francis family to see if there is a conection to us, any information would be great.

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on 2011-05-12 20:14:31

mcgregor has been a Family Tree Circles member since Apr 2011. is researching the following names: DAVID, FAWKES, GORDON and 6 other(s).

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by janilye on 2011-05-12 22:01:46

After first fleeter Francis Fowkes was pardoned in 1795 he sailed off to South Africa to live. He was transported here on the Alexander.He had a rather chequered career he began as a midshipman in the navy and fought in the American War of Independance then when he returned to England got arrested for stealing a coat and a pair of shoes. He got 7 years. He was born around 1750 and married a woman called Elizabeth BRAY at Parramatta in 1792.

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