Allen and Unwin have recently published "Private Journal of
Voyage to Australia", the journal having been written by James
Until his death in 1840, Bell was in Adelaide at the same time
character in this Family History viz. Charles James
found some information which is not available in the book and
- Welcome to this Family History. It begins with
descendants of Henry Nantes, but has been extended to
include the other branches of my family.
- The majority of the information is essentially a list
births, deaths and marriages, but I have provided some
information where possible. It is my intention to
side of the history. Consult Census Information
where this is
available as this shows the person in context.
- While I have not listed sources in this online
sources are original wherever possible. Particularly
more recent records I have had to rely on family
information and I
thank those who have been willing to share information
Please contact me if you have queries.
- I am still looking for information, including photos,
might add to the richness of this history. If you
are willing to
share, please contact me.
- Despite the fact this
history has been compiled with care, it is probable,
certain, there will be mistakes of various kinds.
please let me know so I can correct any errors. In
because there are no corroborating records, English BDMs
should be regarded with suspicion.
While many people have welcomed the inclusion of relatively
recent information, others have vociferously and aggressively
rejected the use of vital data for relatives potentially
living, despite the fact that such material is readily
available in the public arena. Consequently, in order
for a quiet life, I have removed all records relating to those
potentially living and I will leave those protesting to gnash
their teeth elsewhere.
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