Caroline (Bushell) Phillis

Caroline Elizabeth (Bushell) Phillis (abt. 1834 - 1904)

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Caroline Elizabeth Phillis formerly Bushell
Born about in Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in Gawler, South Australia, Australiamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Springvale nr Mt Pleasant, South Australia, Australiamap
Profile last modified | Created 24 Nov 2016
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Categories: Australian Convicts and First Settlers Project | Migrants from England to Australia | Free Settlers | Africaine 1836.

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Caroline (Bushell) Phillis migrated from England to Australia.
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Caroline Elizabeth (aged 16 mths) arrived at Holdfast Bay, South Australia, on November 14, 1836, on the ship "Africaine" from London, with her family - father, Henry (33), mother, Charlotte (nee Phillis, 39) and brother, John Phillis (8). [1] [2]


  1. FamilyHistorySA, (Secondary evidence), Text: BUSHELL Henry, Charlotte PHILLIS, John Phillis, Crln Eliz arrived 1836-11-06 on Africaine from London
  2. South Australian Passenger Lists, 1836-1837,
  • Death Citation

SA BDM (Secondary evidence) Page: Tal 306 279 Text: Given Name(s): Caroline Elizabeth Last Name: PHILLIS Death Date: 05 Dec 1904 Gender: F Age: 70y Approx. Birth Year: 1834 Marital Status: M Relative 1: George PHILLIS (H) Relative 2: Residence: Spring Vale nr Mount Pleasant Death Place: Spring Vale nr Mount Pleasant District: Talunga Symbol: Book/Page: 306/279 -------- Family Notices. (1904, December 9). The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931), p. 4.

  • Marriage (m. PHILLIS, George) Citation

SA BDM (Secondary evidence) Page: Ade 13/86 Text: Groom Given Name(s): George Groom Last Name: PHILLIS Bride Given Name(s): Caroline Elizabeth Bride Last Name: BUSHELL Marriage Date: 1850, April 18 Marriage Place: St George Church Gawler Groom Age: 22 Groom Approx. Birth Year: 1828 Groom Marital Status: S Groom Father: Bride Age: 15 Bride Approx. Birth Year: 1835 Bride Marital Status: S Bride Father Name: District: Adelaide Symbol: A Book/Page: 13/86 ..... Family Notices. (1900, April 27). South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900), p. 4.

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Caroline and George Phyllis
Caroline and George Phyllis

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