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The NIMROD departed Sydney on 23 October, 1837 and arrived in the Hokianga, on 4 November, 1837.


Transcribed from the Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser for Tuesday, 24 October, 1837, page 2.


The following are the names of the passengers on board the brig Nimrod, J. Bennett, master, for New Zealand:

Charles, Baron de Thierry and family

John Edward Hargraves, wife, and family

Edward Wiseman Cook and family

Thomas Cockey

______ Paynter

Stiles C. Bourk

W. Bourk

James Jamison

James Anderson, wife, and family

Thomas Beale

Peter Flinn, wife, and family

Lawrence Kinon, wife, and child

Samuel Mackin, wife, and family

William M'Creay

Thomas Carney

J. Dwyer

Charles Robert Ley

Edward Lucas Ley

William Overton

Robert Mowbrey

William Sutherland

William Macready and wife

and two New Zealanders


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