Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

7/4/2008

A country founded by thieves, outlaws and highway men. And you thought your family history was dull.

Over the course of several days in January, 1788, 11 ships from the British First Fleet delivered their cargo of 732 British, North American, West Indian and African convicts to Sydney Cove. As the prisoners disembarked, they knew there was little chance of seeing their homeland or loved ones again. Were your ancestors on board? for more click here

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