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Melbourne: Ineligible Immigrants - 'Joshua' 1852

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Source and/or Location of Records
  • Melbourne: Ineligible Immigrants by the ship "Joshua" arrived at Melbourne 30th January 1852
  • Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne
  • VPRS 116 Unit 3 Item 52/63
Explanation of Fields
  • NAME: Assisted Immigrant(s)
  • DATE: of correspondence / file
  • OTHER NAMES: If alternate spelling / name given
  • COMMENT: Reason for ineligibility
  • REFERENCE: VPRS number and UNIT number (entries are in item number order)
Completed Index? YES [of 2 photocopied pages - all entries for ship "Joshua" which arrived 30 Jan 1852

VPRS 116: Inward Registered Correspondence II [Immigration Branch]

  • Unit 3: 1852/1 - 1852/98
Number of entries Updated: 3rd July 2011
  • 15 entries
More Information? The covering letter to The Honorable, The Colonial Secretary:

9 March 1852

The Immigration Agent with reference to Immigrants arrived per "Joshua"

Immigration Office

Melbourne 9th March 1852


Referring to the 8th paragraph of the report of the Immigration Board on the ship "Joshua", I do myself the honor to forward to you herewith for the information of the Land and Emigration Commissioner, a list of the ineligible immigrants by that ship.

I have the honor to be Sirs, Your most obedient servant

Hughes Childers

Immigration Agent


Geelong & District Database:

Index Title = Ineligible

Group = Potpourri DB

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