upload image

Robert Henderson, Voyage to South Australia 1849

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Date: 16 Aug 1849 to 26 Dec 1849
Location: Focus on South Australiamap
Profile manager: Steve Thomas private message [send private message]
This page has been accessed 151 times.

This space is linked to a landing category Robert Henderson, Arrived 25 Dec 1849

The Voyage of the Immigrant Ship Robert Henderson to the South Australian Colony in 1849

THE "ROBERT HENDERSON," "ASIATIC," "HARTLEY," AND "HARRY LORREQUER," FROM ENGLAND from the Adelaide Times (SA : 1848 - 1858) of Thursday the 27th of December 1849. Page 3. [1]


All the above-named vessels arrived yesterday from London and Plymouth.

The Robert Henderson left London on the 16th of August, and brings fifteen passengers.

The Asiatic left London on the 4th of September, and brings one hundred and fifty-two passengers.

The Harpley left on the 21st of Sep tember, and brings one hundred and sixty passengers.

And the Harry Lorrequer left on the 22nd of September, and brings three hundred and fifty-five passengers.

This, exclusive of colonial arrivals, makes an addition in one day of no less than six hundred and eighty two souls to our colonial population.

South Australian Shipping & Immigration compiled by Barry Leadbeater from the FamilyHistory SA website: [2]

Passengers arriving 1849-12-26 in SA aboard the Robert Henderson (368 t brq 1838) from London, Captain Toohig

FINCH John, Eliza CUTLER, Eliza, Joshua, Hannah, Stephen, Letitia, Martha, Cornelius (d@sea), Ann, Em

MILLS William, Anna (wife), 2 ch

SELBY Miss Elizabeth (Adelaide?)


For further Passengers Lists see the following

  • Login to edit this profile and add images.
  • Private Messages: Send a private message to the Profile Manager. (Best when privacy is an issue.)
  • Public Comments: Login to post. (Best for messages specifically directed to those editing this profile. Limit 20 per day.)


Leave a message for others who see this profile.
There are no comments yet.
Login to post a comment.