The WILLIAM ALFRED departed Sydney and arrived in Wellington on 11 April, 1849, with Captain Tinley in command.
Transcribed from the Wellington Independent, 14 April 1849, Page 2
April 11, brigantine William Alfred, 118 tons, Tinley, from Sydney. Passengers — Mr. W. Fitzherbert, Mr.McEwen, Mr. Prophet, Mr. Wilmington, Mr. Knox, Miss Thornton, Miss Clapton, Miss Creed, Miss Willson, Sergeant Jones, D. Murphy, George Taylor, Charles Snow, sen., C. Snow, jun., P. S. Macnamarra, Edward Hutchings, wife, and child; James Purcell, wife, and child; Js. Kellher and wife, John Nicholas.
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