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Abbott, Lt. Edward: at Norfolk 194; Charlotte Field 195; mentioned 198, 297, 300

Aborigines: seen 90; fires seen 93; steal from Sirius garden 100; fired on by French 105; Clark's encounter 109, 110; die from small pox 109; mentioned 267, 271, 273, 276

Accidents: See also Deaths: child injured 27; seaman falls from top gallant yard 34; boy falls overboard, saved 34; marine falls on deck 49; woman injured on Lady Penrhyn 62; drownings 158, 159, 179, 180, 285; tree falls 171, 199, 200; falls 179; convict burnt 215

Ackney,—(marine officer): mentioned 68

Adjutant: See Long, Lt. John

Admiral Hughes (Smith,—Commander): dismasted in gale 61

Admiralty: letter from 243; leave applied for from 244; mentioned 246, 247, 250, 261, 272, 292, 306

Agent for Transports: See also Shortland, John; Watts, John; attends to seamen's complaint aboard Friendship. 12; mentioned 14, 15, 17, 23, 45, 68, 69, 71, 72, 75, 80, 84, 85, 86, 88, 89, 90

Albacores: seen 232, 236

Albatrosses: seen 44, 50, 74, 87

Alexander Transport (Sinclair, Duncan, Captain) court martial on 17; mentioned 13, 16, 24, 27, 36, 38, 41, 52, 56, 57, 59, 61, 64, 66, 69, 71, 72, 75, 78, 80, 82, 83, 86, 91, 247, 252, 257, 259, 260; very sickly on board 53; to go ahead of the fleet 70

Altree, John Turnpenny (Surgeon): reports duel to Major Ross 152

America: mentioned 209, 272

American ships: anchors at Cape of Good Hope 67, 230; at Ascension Island 232; Betsey (Providence, USA) 235

Ancott, John: See Escott, John

Anderson, Fanny (convict): transferred from Charlotte 36

Anall,—(midshipman HMS Gorgon): impertinent to Clark 233

Animals: See also Birds, Fish, Insects, Marine Fauna: See separate listings: Cattle, Dogs, Goats, Horses, Kangaroos, Lizards, Pigs, Sheep, Snakes

Anson,—(convict): dies 216

Anstis, Nicholas (chief mate, Lady Penrhyn): mentioned 157

Ants: at Port Jackson 95

Arbrick, William (convict): punished 211

Arndell, Thomas (Surgeon): mentioned 16, 17, 18, 20, 25, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 42, 43, 45, 46, 47, 50, 53, 55, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 84, 91, 92, 104, 105, 254; to have water for the sick 23; gives Clark cotton thread 27; abused by woman convict 27; treats child 28, 49; asks for convict women's release 30; attends Sarah McCormick 32, 33, 41; takes sick list to Surgeon General 33; convicts loose some of his clothing overboard 54; attends convict woman on Lady Penrhyn 62; gives pig to Clark 76

Arscott, John (Askot) (convict): swims to Sirius wreck 124

Arthur's Vale (Norfolk Island): corn planted at 163; Clark measures ground at 169; mentioned 219, 303

Articles of War: read to detachment 130; mentioned 272

Arundell, Thomas: See Arndell, Thomas

Ascension, Island of: turtles caught at 232

Ascott, John: See Escott, John

Astrolabe French Ship (Clonard, Capt. Joseph-Ernest Sutton de): arrives at Botany Bay 92, 93, 264; runaway convicts go to 94, ready to sail 105

Atchinson,—(Master Cormorant): mentioned 310

Atlantic Transport: mentioned 213, 301, 306; arrives at Norfolk Island 221; sails 223

B

Bacon, Elizabeth: marine's child dies 230, 233

Baighly, Ann: See Beardsley, Ann

Baily, John: See Hailey, John

Bain, David: See Bear, David

Baizley, Ann: See Beardsley Ann

Baker, James (marine): court martial of 42

Ball, Henry Lidgbird, Lt. R.N. (Commander Supply): mentioned 31, 52, 69, 118, 265, 268, 274; sits on criminal court 97; takes flour to Norfolk Island 124

Ball's Bay (Norfolk Island): mentioned 119, 141, 142, 143, 155, 168, 219

Ball's Pyramid (Lord Howe Island): seen, described 118

Balmain, William (Surgeon): speaks with Clark 24; mentioned 36, 38, 42, 56, 57, 58, 61, 66, 90, 92, 114, 224, 269




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Bananas: purchased at Rio de Janeiro 41, 43; mentioned 113, 300, 301

Banner, Samuel: See Benear, Samuel

Bannester, George: See Bannister, George

Bannister, George (convict): punished 189

Barber, Elizabeth (convict): abuses Dr. Arndell 27; tied up 28; handcuffed 29, 30; put in irons 32, 59; mentioned 33, 35; released from irons 37

Barley: sown 135, 142; caterpillars on 213; reaped 221; mentioned 305

Barnes, Robert (boatswain of Friendship): sent aboard Sirius for punishment 22; Clark gives rum to 71

Barns, Mary: (convict): punished 212

Barnet, Henry (convict): sent to Nepean Island 199

Barrett, Thomas (convict): hanged for stealing 102

Batavia (Djakarta - Indonesia): Dutch ship sails for 56, 57, 61, 65; mentioned 180, 182, 194, 287

Beans: attacked by caterpillars 166; stolen 210

Bear, David (able seaman Sirius): drowns at Norfolk Island 159

Beardsley, Ann (convict): transferred to Charlotte 36

Bedlake,—: mentioned 14, 43, 80, 253, 257, 260, 265, 268, 274, 275; letter to 250, 251

Beef: dispute over 12; fresh at Teneriffe 16; mentioned 31, 39, 65, 259, 283; fresh at Rio de Janeiro 35; salt mentioned 50, 68, 74, 81, 83, 87, 162, 166, 174, 265; stolen by convicts 81; ration at Port Jackson 101; saved from Sirius wreck 125; rations at Norfolk Island 133, 148, 156, 189, 191

Beer: for anniversary dinner 20; mentioned 176

Bellequieux (Warship): mentioned 313, 314

Benear, Samuel (convict): absent from work 175; punished 175

Bengal: English ship sailing to 63, 256, 258; Portuguese ship from 64; American ship from 230; American ship to 235

Bennett, John (convict): flogged for breaking out of irons 14; steals provisions, hides in long boat 68; flogged for stealing 98

Benns, Cornelius (convict): punished 216

Bessiton, Fleet of: mentioned 317

Best, John (convict): Clark gives rum to 77

Betsey (Providence, USA): American ship 235

Beveridge, Innes & Co of London: mentioned 278

Beveridge, James: letters from 157, 278; letters to 160, 282

Bexley,—: mentioned 45

Bingham, Elizabeth (convict): punished 220

Birds: about the ship 50, 227, 228, 229, 230, 235, 236; shot by Clark 95; large bird shot (Emu) 104; on Balls Pyramid 118; sent to Mrs. Clark 161; sea birds blown on shore 222; sea birds caught 232; mentioned 265, 290, 292. See also Albatrosses, Cockatoos, Ducks, Emus, Gannets, Gulls, Hawks, Mother Carey's Chickens, Mount Pitt Birds, Mutton Birds, Parakeets, Parrots, Petrels, Pigeons, Pintado Birds, Providence Petrels, Quails, Robins, Snow Birds, Tropic Birds

Births: child of marine born 22; defect of hand and leg 28; Elizabeth Colley has son 170; girl born to Mary Sprigmore 187; son born to Charlotte Simpson 200; child born to Mary Ann Carty 217; son born to Elizabeth Thomas 218; Elanora Kirvan's child stillborn 219

Bishop, Elias (marine): principal in dispute 192

Blackburn, David (Master, Supply): mentioned 198, 302, 303, 304

Blatherhorn, William (convict): punished 132

Blow,—Lt. (Agent Queen): sails on Gorgon for England 225

Blunt, Richard (convict): punished 133

Boa Vista (Cape Verde Islands): seen 19

Boke, John: mentioned 318

Boke, Mrs. John: mentioned 318

Bolton, Jeffery (convict): punished 210

Bonavista Island: See Boa Vista

Bonetos (Bonetta): caught 22, 24, 28, 30, 232

Bordeaux: French ships from 65

Borrowdale Store-ship (Reed, H. Master): mentioned 29, 30, 50, 55, 65, 68, 69, 71

Botany Bay: mentioned 11, 27, 43, 51, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 74, 77, 78, 80, 81, 82, 84, 85, 86, 87, 88, 89, 100, 101, 105, 179, 233, 234, 235, 241, 250, 252, 253, 256, 258, 260, 262, 264, 265, 276; corn to be sown at 66; Supply anchors in 90; Clark dislikes 92; runaway convicts go to 94

Boussole French Ship (La Perouse, Jean-Francois de Galaup, Commander): arrives at Botany Bay 92, 93, 264; runaway convicts go to 94; ready to sail 105

Bowen, Richard Lt. (Agent Atlantic): brings Clark letters 221; Clark sends potatoes to 222; sails 223; mentioned 301, 304

Boyle, John (convict): punished 132, 207, 212

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63, 181, 287, 288; sits on criminal court 97

Bramage, Thomas (marine): court martialled 96

Brannegan, James (convict): swims to Sirius 123; sets fire to Sirius 124; put in irons 124; released from guard house 134

Braund, Mary (convict): child Charlotte Spence dies 234

Brazil: Portuguese ship from 65; English ship going to 234

Bread: rice in lieu of 35; taken on shore 38; makes Clark ill 59; mentioned 65, 179, 259; rations at Port Jackson 101

Breezes, Elizabeth: See Bruce, Elizabeth

Brewer, Henry (Provost Marshal): at hanging 102

Bridgewater: suspected lost 61

Brimage, Thomas: See Bramage, Thomas

Broad, Mary: See Braund, Mary

Broken Bay (Pittwater): Phillip explores 104 See also Port Jackson

Brough, Ralph (marine): rank reduced 203

Brown, Thomas (convict): punished 217; forgiven rest of punishment 219

Bruce, Elizabeth (convict): punished 130, 183

Bryan,—: See Bryant,—(Master's mate)

Bryant,—(Master's mate): argument with Lt. Shortland 178; mentioned 289

Bryon,—: See Bryant,—(Master's mate)

Buckland Town (England): mentioned 44

Buckley, Stephen (boatswain's mate Sirius): dies 236

Burbon, Island of: French ship bound to 65

Burnet,—(boy on Dutch ship): mentioned 65

Butter: ration at Port Jackson 102

Butterflies: collected at Rio de Janeiro 39, 43; mentioned 89; admired by French Abbe 100

C

Cabbage Tree (Livistonia Australis): mentioned 144, 201; death from eating 217

Cabbages: purchased at Rio de Janeiro 43; stolen 133; mentioned 137, 143, 273; supplied to ships 160; convict dies from eating wood cabbage 217

Cabinet Maker: See Haynes, William

Cable, Henry (convict): steals beef and wood 81; child of 225

Caddy,—(female convict): drowns at Norfolk Island 159

Calcutta (India): Atlantic to go to 221

Callam, James (Surgeon, Supply): visits Charlottes Field with Clark 182, 195; mentioned 195, 289, 290, 294, 299; letter from 213, 301; letter to 215, 302

Campbell, James (Captain of Marines): mentioned 38, 45, 62, 64, 110, 112, 113, 115, 116, 181, 230, 252, 260, 269, 273, 297, 302; his company to land at Botany Bay 91; company to remain at Port Jackson 111; to purchase articles for Clark 116; letter from 158, 209, 213, 221, 280, 294, 304; Clark writes letter to 182, 211, 215, 287, 292, 298, 305; Clark displeased with 195; sails on Gorgon for England 225

Canary Islands: seen 14, 15, 17

Candles: not to be supplied to Sirius company 129

Cap-a-Foux (Haiti): mentioned 314

Cape de Vere Islands: See Cape Verde Islands

Cape Dromedary: seen 88

Cape Horn: distance from 225, 226; seen 227

Cape of Good Hope: mentioned 35, 41, 43, 44, 45, 48, 49, 50, 51, 54, 70, 80, 83, 85, 86, 226, 228, 229, 230, 252, 253, 262, 265, 267, 268, 269, 270, 271; anchor at 55, 230; sail from 230; letter from 255, 256, 257, 258, 276

Cape St. Nicola Mole (Haiti): Clark at 313; mentioned 317

Cape Verde Islands: St. Lucia seen 18; Boa Vista seen 19; Maio seen 19; St. Jago seen 19

Captains, ships: See name of ship

Captains of Marines: See Campbell, James; Collins, David; Shea, John

Carpenter (Friendship): sent aboard Sirius for punishment 22; Clark gives rum to 71

Carthy, Francis (convict): book of, found in shark's stomach 233

Carty, Mary Ann (convict): punished 191, 205; child born to 217

Cascade Bay (Norfolk Island): landing at 119, 120, 121, 194, 195; mentioned 123, 155, 156, 158, 159, 198, 208, 221, 222, 223, 224, 297

Cascade Farm (Norfolk Island): mentioned 149, 165, 167, 171, 190, 202; flax at 161

Caterpillars: attack corn and wheat 166, 170; attack peas and beans 166; thousands of 167, re-appear 213; mentioned 303, 307

Catherall, Thomas: See Cottrell, Thomas

Cattle: mentioned 257, 260

Chaffry,—(female convict): drowns at Norfolk Island 159

Chaplain: See Johnson, Rev. Richard

Chapman, Thomas (sergeant): to have Clark's


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house 116

Chapman, Jonathan (convict): punished 220

Charlotte Field (Norfolk Island): new settlement named 142; company marches to 143; clearing begins 144, 145; some ground cleared 148; mentioned 149, 150, 151, 152, 162; corn planted at 163; Clark visits 164, 165, 166, 167, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 179, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 193, 194, 195, 197, 200; fire destroys corn at 168; accident at 171; Clark in charge of 172; town at Queensborough 197; wheat planted at 199, 200

Charlotte Transport (Gilbert, Thomas, Commander): mentioned 13, 27, 29, 34, 35, 36, 42, 47, 50, 53, 59, 66, 91, 92, 93, 252, 259, 260, 261; female convicts transferred to 36; convict lost overboard from 52; very sickly on board 53; to take four of Friendship's female convicts 61; damages Friendship 93

Cheese: taken on shore 38; mentioned 259

Child, Mrs: mentioned 305

China: mentioned 111, 157, 161, 215, 300, 301, 306

Chipp, Thomas (marine): mentioned 254

Chowder: made from dolphins 24; served 29

Christmas Day: celebrated 81, 176

Christmas Harbour (Island of Desolation): named by Captain James Cook 77

Chronometer: See Timepiece

Cider (cyder): for anniversary dinner 20

Clark, Betsey Alicia (Mrs. Ralph Clark): passim

Clark, Charles (convict): garden robbed 218

Clark, John or William? (convict): punished 140

Clark, Ralph Lieutenant: embarks on Friendship 1; feelings on seamen and women convicts 12; seasick 12, 13, 17, 43, 67, 73, 117, 224, 225, 228; at Teneriffe 15; dines on board Scarborough 16; sits as member on court martial 17, 96, 106, 146, 189, 202, 208, 209; troubled with heart burn 18; wedding anniversary dinner 20; describes behaviour of women 22; received a dog from Captain Walton 24; takes ill 24, 162, 206; serves water allowance 28, 32; describes Rio de Janeiro 34; on shore at Rio de Janeiro 36; catches cold 38, 51; ill with toothache 44, 46, 99, 225, 236; asks for court martial 55; officers settle matter without court martial 57, 58; ill 59, 103, 104; anticipates letter 63; has pain in chest 69, 76, 77, 225; first to see land 84; arrives at Botany Bay 90; describes Botany Bay 92; describes leaving for Port Jackson 93; on shore at Port Jackson 94; goes shooting 95, 98, 99, 100, 112, 160, 164, 165; encounter with Aborigines 109, 110; finds skeleton 110; learns he is to go to Norfolk Island 111; garden robbed 111, 113, 114; sends things on Sirius 115, 116; sails for Norfolk Island 117; lands at Norfolk Island 119; describes Sirius hitting reef 121, 122; loses many articles aboard Sirius 123; to act as Quarter Master during martial law 124, 284; Clark's birthday 125; convicts punished 130, 132, 133, 134, 138, 140, 141, 143, 147, 159, 165, 169, 173, 175, 178, 180, 181, 184, 186, 188, 189, 190, 191, 197, 198, 199, 200, 202, 203, 204, 205, 206, 207, 209, 210, 211, 212, 215, 216, 217, 218, 219, 220, 224; visits Charlottes Field 142, 143, 144, 145, 146, 147, 148, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 179, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 193, 194, 195, 197; involved in altercation 149, 150, 151; asked to be second in duel 151; arrests Lts. Faddy and Kellow 152; at inquiry into duel 154; receives letters 157; describes drownings 159; given charge of Charlottes Field 172; dispute with marines 192; visits Phillipsburgh 199; testifies for Major Ross 224; sails for Port Jackson 224; boards Gorgon for England 225; has chilblains 228; letter to Captain Phillip 241, 242, 244; letter from Captain Phillip 241, 245; letter from Admiralty 243, letter to Admiralty 244; letter from George Kempster 245, 246, 278; letter to Lieut. Shortland 246, 249; letter to George Kempster 247, 250, 251, 252, 253, 256, 257, 258, 259, 260, 261, 262, 272, 283; letter to Rev. Johnson 247; letter to Captain Hunter 248, 249; letter to R. Bedlake 250, 251; letter to B. Hartwell 251, 257, 258, 267, 271, 276; letter to Capt. Lieut J. Meredith 253; letter to Lieut & Adjutant Long 254; letter to Major Ross 255, 256, 262; letter to Coll. Gordon 255; letter to D. Collins 261, 279; letter to Lt. Reynolds 267, 274; letter to W. Collins 270; letter from W. Collins 277; letter from T. Wolrige 277; letter from J. Beveridge 278; letter from J. Campbell 280, 294, 304; letter to R. Kellow 280, 281; letter from R. Kellow 281; letter to J. Beveridge


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282; appointed 1st Lieutenant 284; letter to T. Wolrige 285, 286; letter to J. Campbell 287, 292, 298, 305; letter from G. Johnston 295; letter to G. Johnston 296; letter from J. Callam 301; letter to J. Callam 302; letter from R. Kellow 304; letter to Lt. Creswell 306; index of letters 308, 309; letter from Matthew Trevan 310; possessions lost in Sirius 311, 312; letter to Mrs. Clark 313; letter to Matthew Trevan 317; poem written for 319

Clark, Ralph Junior: passim

Clayfield, William (sergeant of marines): intends to settle on Norfolk Island 170; goes with Clark to Mount Pitt 193; mentioned 218, 221

Clayton, John (marine): falls from tree 179

Clinch, Richard (sergeant of marines): rank reduced 203, 298

Cockatoos: shot by Clark 99

Coffee: trees purchased at Rio de Janeiro 43; aboard French ship 59; mentioned 179, 198; prize ships loaded with 317

Cole, Elizabeth (convict): transferred from Charlotte 36

Cole, Mr. & Mrs.—: mentioned 306, 318

Cole, William (convict): punished 143

Colley, Elizabeth (convict): boy born to 170

Colling, William (convict): punished 169

Collins, David (Judge-advocate): sits on criminal court 97; commission read 98; brings pardon from Governor 102; mentioned 103, 111, 220, 263, 264, 268, 272, 273, 274; letter to 261, 279

Collins, William (Lt. of marines): mentioned 36, 37, 58, 63, 95, 98, 262, 264, 266, 267, 268, 271, 276; very ill 103, 104; much better 105; letter to 270; letter from 276

Colls, Martin (convict): punished 204

Combs, Ann: See Coombes, Ann

Commissary: See Miller, Andrew

Commissions: read 96, 98, 223

Commodore: See Phillip, Arthur

Connell, Patrick (marine): mentioned 301

Considen, Denis (Assist. Surgeon to settlement): dines aboard Friendship 41, 56, 57, 59; mentioned 43, 44, 58, 60, 63, 64, 66, 117, 194, 207, 254, 280, 299, 301, 306, 307; pulls Clark's tooth 99; sails for Norfolk Island 116; lands at Norfolk Island 120; attends Clark 146; visits Charlottes Field 147; makes peace with Major Ross 207

Convicts: received aboard Friendship 1; list of convicts on board 2–10; trouble with seamen and women 12, 22; ordered to be put out of irons 13; John Bennett flogged 14; four women released from irons 19; Patrick Delaney dies 21; Jane Parkenson ill 21; Elizabeth Dudgeon flogged for impertinence 24; Elizabeth Barber put in irons 27; Margaret Hall put in irons 29;—, McNamara put in irons 30; Elizabeth Thackney handcuffed 30; Elizabeth Pully put in irons 30; complain of being ill 31; Sarah McCormick very ill 32, 34; six women transferred to Charlotte 36; women to be flogged the same as the men 37; child dies 49; two women pregnant to seamen 51; man lost overboard from Charlotte 52; Elizabeth Pugh and Rachel Harley put in leg irons 53; Elizabeth Barber and Elizabeth Dudgeon put in irons 59; women convicts to be transferred 60, 62; woman injured on Lady Penrhyn 62; John Bennett caught stealing 68; Thomas Yardsley and William Haynes transferred 69; Robert Sidaway put in irons 78; William Evans and John Patricks rations stolen by 81; beef and wood stolen by 81; two die on Alexander 83; Robert Sidaway released from irons 91; four sent on board Scarborough 92; sent ashore at Port Jackson 94; several run away 94; confined for striking John West 96; marry 97; Thomas Hill confined on island 97; go with Lt. King to Norfolk Island 98; woman flogged for stealing 98; John Bennet flogged for stealing 98; die in hospital at Port Jackson 100; two women shot at by sentinels 101; four convicts tried for stealing 102; Thomas Barratt hanged 102; five convicts tried for stealing 103; skeleton found at Lane Cove 110; sail for Norfolk Island 116; landed on Norfolk Island 119; two swim to Sirius wreck 123; Lowell wounded 128; punishment ordered: 130, 132, 133, 134, 138, 140, 141, 143, 146, 159, 165, 166, 169, 173, 175, 178, 180, 181, 183, 184, 186, 188, 189, 190, 191, 197, 198, 199, 200, 202, 203, 204, 205, 206, 207, 209, 210, 211, 212, 215, 216, 217, 218, 219, 220, 224; reported for cruelty 136; Ann Farmer dies 136; five drown at Norfolk Island 159; —Price dies 165; Elizabeth Colley bears son 170; Henry Palmer dies 171; child of Elizabeth Pipkin dies 172; Jno. Robins drowns 179; clothes issued 185, 187; girl born to Mary Sprigmore 187; tree falls on James Elliott 199; son born to Charlotte


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Simpson 200; tree falls on—, Thompson 200; Rachael Smith dies 207;—, Ferguson burnt 215; two men die 216; William Cooper dies 217;—, Ferguson dies 218; son born to Elizabeth Thomas 218;—, Evans dies 218; stillborn child 219; Ann Jones dies 219;—, Dixon dies 220

Cook, James, Captain: mentioned 77

Cook, Benjamin (marine drummer): Clark gives rum to 74

Cool, Elizabeth: See Cole, Elizabeth

Cool, William: See Cole, William

Cooly,—: (convict boy): punished 218

Coombes, Ann (convict): transferred from Charlotte 36

Cooper, William (convict): dies 217

Copeland, Fanny: mentioned 315, 318

Copeland, John: mentioned 318

Copland,—(Purser, Cormorant): mentioned 310

Copland, Matthew: mentioned 21

Copland, Mrs. Matthew: mentioned 21, 52

Copper, John: See Cropper, John

Cormorant Sloop: mentioned 310

Corn: does not agree with sheep 86; grown by Clark 111, 114; mentioned 125, 160, 205, 215, 216, 219, 266, 273, 276, 289, 291, 305; ground to be cleared for 127, 134, 137, 140; mills for grinding 138; sown 147, 168; blighted 160, 163; destroyed by fire 168; caterpillars attack 166, 170; stolen 183, 197; harvested 183, 186

Cornwall (England): mentioned 315, 318

Corvo, Island of: seen 236

Cote Fair (Haiti): mentioned 314

Cotton: for making gloves 27; mentioned 270; prize ships loaded with 317

Cotton Pods: from Rio de Janeiro 41

Cottrell, Thomas (marine): confined for neglect of duty 38

Coudry, Hanah: mentioned 26

Court, Criminal: Clark gives evidence at 97; sits 102, 103; mentioned 264

Court Martial: mentioned 16, 130, 199, 200, 260, 263, 264, 272, 273, 297, 300; Clark sits as member of 17, 96, 106, 146, 189, 202, 208; at Rio de Janeiro 35; of James Baker 42; Clark asks for 55, 253; Clark sits 209, 217, 219, 220; to be at Port Jackson 218

Coventry, James (seaman, Sirius): drowns at Norfolk Island 158

Creamer, John (convict): punished 140

Creamer, Peter: See Creamer, John

Creswell, John (Lt. of marines): speaks to Clark 34; mentioned 42, 43, 98, 129, 135, 137, 141, 157, 178, 195, 211, 215, 256, 259, 260, 268, 275, 285, 297, 298, 304; to enquire into court martial 57; sits to settle matter without court martial 58; sits on criminal court 97; at Norfolk Island 111, 114, 120; visits Charlottes Field 145, 147, 188, 190; called in to settle dispute 152, 153; at dispute with marines 192; to be relieved 194; embarks on Supply 198; letter to 306

Creswell, Mrs. John: mentioned 77, 157, 198, 306

Criminal Court: See Court, Criminal

Cropper, John alias Thomas (convict): absconds 183; punished 200

Crozier, Mrs.—: mentioned 246

Cumings, Captain—: mentioned 87

D

Daniels, Daniel (convict): punished 200

Danish ship: anchors at Cape of Good Hope 61; Clark visits 64, 65, 66

Davey, Thomas (1st. Lt.): dines with Clark 16; mentioned 23, 38, 40, 41, 43, 53, 56, 57, 58, 59, 63, 64, 92, 94, 95, 114, 116, 117, 254, 260, 263, 264; court martialled 106; buys Clark's boat 115

Davies,—(Captain): mentioned 66

Davis,—(Captain of Frigate): mentioned 315

Davis, Richard? (convict): afraid of Aborigines 109

Davy, Thomas: See Davey, Thomas

Daw,—: mentioned 64

Dawes, William (2nd Lt.): mentioned 69, 230, 247, 265; sails on Gorgon for England 225

Dayes, B. (convict): punished 173; released from irons 175

De Langle, Paul-Antoine-Marie Fleuriot: French commander killed 264

Deaths: Patrick Delaney (convict) 21, 257; convict's child dies (Thomas Mason) 49, 256, 257, 259; convict lost overboard from Charlotte 52, 259; Patrick Vallance drowns 62; two convicts die on Alexander 83; convicts die in hospital 100, 106; Thomas Barratt hanged 102; skeleton of Hill (convict) found 110; Ann Farmer dies 136; seven drown at Norfolk Island 159;—, Price (convict) dies 165; Henry Palmer (convict)


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dies 171; child of Elizabeth Pipkin dies 172; Jno. Robins drowns 179, 180; Rachael Smith dies from fall 207; two male convicts die 216; William Cooper dies 217;—, Ferguson dies from burns 218;—, Evans dies 218; Ann Jones dies 219;—, Dixon dies 220; marine's wife dies 228; Corporal Bacon's child dies 230, 233; Sergeant Devan's child dies 233, 234; John Gilbourne's child dies 233;—, Mapp (child) dies 233; Jno. Turner's child dies 234; Mary Braund's child dies 234; Mary Hume (child) dies 235;—, Buckley dies 236; Sergeant Perry's child dies 237

Delaney, Patrick (convict): death of 21

Dennison, Michael (convict): punished 200

Desolation, Island of: abreast of 77

Devan, Edward (marine): child dies 233, 234

Devil Fish (Manta Ray): seen 88

Devin, Phillip: See Divine, Philip

Deyer, Leonard: See Dyer, Leonard

Dillon, Regiment of: mentioned 314

Divine, Philip (convict): punished 205

Dixon,—(Dickson, Thomas?) (convict): punished 198

Dixon,—(convict): dies 220

Djakarta: See Batavia

Dodge, John Thomas: reports corn burnt 168; to harvest potatoes 169; mentioned 170, 172, 175, 177, 189, 190, 197, 200, 204; Clark displeased with 174

Dogs: Captain Walton gives Clark a puppy 24; Clark's dog lost overboard 32; Captain Meredith's lost overboard 50; banned from Mount Pitt, Norfolk Island 136; mentioned 250

Dolphins: caught 22, 24

Donevon, Stephen: See Donovan, Stephen

Donovan, Stephen (midshipman Sirius): second at duel 153; at inquiry into duel 154

Dorvent, Ann Jones: See Jones, Ann

Dougherty, Judah (marine's wife): dies at sea 228

Dourrawan (Aborigine): Clark's encounter with 109

Dring, William (convict): swims to Sirius wreck 123; sets fire to Sirius 124; put in irons 124; released from guard house 134; sent to Nepean Island 199

Duck: shot by Clark 95; mentioned 289

Dudgeon, Elizabeth (convict): released from irons 19; put in irons 22; flogged for impertinence 24; put in irons with Elizabeth Pully 32; released from irons 37; put in irons for fighting 59

Duhagen, Cornelius: See Duheg, Cornelius

Duheg, Cornelius (seaman Friendship): Clark gives rum to 77

Dullage, Joseph: See Dunnage, Joseph

Duncombe Bay (Norfolk Island): mentioned 201, 202; turtle caught at 205

Dunnage, Joseph (convict): punished 215

Dunstervil,—: house destroyed by fire 234

Dutch ships: seen 12, 237; anchored at Cape of Good Hope 55, 56, 57, 59, 60, 67; sails 56, 57, 61, 65; dismasted in gale 61; Clark visits 65; mentioned 258, 259, 290

Dutton, Ann (convict): punished 203

Duvalt, John: See Gualt, John

Dyer, Leonard (convict): punished 188

E

Eady, Mrs.—: mentioned 31

Early, Rachel (convict): put in irons 53, 54; punished 191

Ebony: given to Clark 66

Edgridge, Thomas (convict): punished 218

Efford (England): mentioned 44; dog: given by Captain Walton named 24; hurts leg 26; lost overboard 32

Eggs: mentioned 300, 301

Elliot, James (convict): punished 175; tree falls on 199

Ellis, William (marine): mentioned 100, 297, 298; accompanies Clark on shore 109, 110; collects sweet tea for Clark 114; parts with Clark 116; Clark recommends to Major Ross 129; plants potatoes for Clark 147; confined for trial 208; acquitted 209

Emus: shot 104

Engle, Oataway: See Hindle, Ottiwell

Escott, John (Ancott, Ascott) (marine): steals Major Ross's rum 129; questioned by Major Ross 192, 193; insane 212, 213; mentioned 307

Essence of Malt: for scurvy 226

Etton, Jonathan (convict): punished 211

Equator: crossed 25

Equinoxial Gale: mentioned 48

Evans, William (convict): rations stolen 81

Evans,—(convict Salamander): dies 218

Exeter: mentioned 77

F

Faddy, William (2nd Lt.): embarks on Friendship 1; mentioned 15, 20, 26, 34, 35, 37,


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38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 53, 55, 56, 57, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 66, 78, 84, 91, 115, 120, 147, 149, 170, 171, 194, 199, 207, 208, 213, 232, 253, 260, 297, 298, 299, 301, 306, 307; abused by woman convict 27; has bugs in his bed 29; abuses Clark while drunk 57; brought before officers 57, 58; to go to Norfolk Island 111, 114; lands at Norfolk Island 119; altercation with Lt. Kellow 149, 150; decides to duel with Lt. Kellow 151; arrested for intended duel 152; does duel 153; faces inquisition 154; at dispute with marines 193; takes order to Capt. Hill 217; writes letter of complaint 218; testifies for Major Ross 224; sails on Gorgon for home 225

Faddy, Mrs. William: mentioned 44

Fairfull,—: mentioned 314

Falmouth (Devonshire): abreast of 11; mentioned 256, 258

Farmer, Ann (convict): dies 136

Faull,—: neglects to post Clark's letters 182

Fauna: See Animals, Birds, Fish, Insects, Marine Fauna

Ferd[?] Fort (Haiti): mentioned 315

Ferguson, John? (convict): badly burnt 215; dies from burns 218

Feutsell, Theophilus (soldier NSW Corps): mentioned 216

Fig tree: fruit from eaten 114

Figs: green at Teneriffe 16

Finnesy,—(convict): escapes into woods 133; still absent 136; caught 137

First Fleet: See also Alexander, Borrowdale, Charlotte, Fishburn, Friendship, Golden Grove, Lady Penrhyn, Prince of Wales, Scarborough, Sirius, Supply. sets sail 11; anchors at Teneriffe 15; watering at Teneriffe 16; leaves 17; anchors at Rio de Janeiro 33; leaves 43; anchors at Cape of Good Hope 55; leaves 67; Phillip intends dividing 69, 70; fleet divides 72; Supply anchors in Botany Bay 90; rest of the fleet arrive 91; Supply leaves for Port Jackson 92; rest of fleet leave for Port Jackson 93; Supply sails for Norfolk Island 98

Fisbourn, Andrew: See Fishburn, Andrew

Fish: See also Marine Fauna: seen about the ship 14, 22, 28, 88, 231; caught 28, 34, 91, 235; given to Clark 95; caught at Norfolk Island 128, 129, 131, 132, 133, 134, 135, 136, 138, 139, 140, 141, 142, 143, 144, 145, 148, 149, 155, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 179, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 199, 216; mentioned 271, 293 See also: Albacores, Bonetos, Devil Fish, Flying Fish, Old Wives, Sharks

Fishburn, Andrew (marine): principal in marine dispute 192

Fishburn Store-ship (Brown, Robert, Commander): mentioned 12, 32, 45, 50, 53, 54, 70, 71

Fisher, William: See Blatherhorn, William

Flarty, Phoebe (convict): punished 130, 165, 197

Flattery, Phibay: See Flarty, Phoebe

Flax: for thatching 127, 132, 134, 184, 187; being cut 161; mentioned 171

Flaxmore, Frances (convict): punished 211

Flaxmore, Henry (convict): punished 220

Fleming,—: Mrs. Crozier at home of 246

Fletcher,—(convict): punished 218

Flora: See Bananas, Barley, Beans, Cabbages, Coffee, Corn, Cotton, Figs, Flax, Grapes, Indian Corn, Limes, Oats, Onions, Oranges, Peas, Potatoes, Pumpkins, Strawberries, Tea, Turnips, Watermelon, Wheat, Yams

Flour: ration at Port Jackson 101, 102; convicts tried for stealing 103, 141; amount at Norfolk Island 122, 124; saved from Sirius wreck 125, 126; rations at Norfolk Island 133, 134, 138, 141, 143, 187, 191, 210; stolen 200; received 214; mentioned 271, 283

Flying Fish: come on board 31; seen 71, 232, 233

Folk, Francis: See Fowkes, Francis

Forbes, Sir William: mentioned 54

Forster, William: mentioned 305

Foster, George: mentioned 80, 87

Fowkes, Francis (convict): punished 220; mentioned 221

France: mentioned 258

Freeman, James (convict): sentenced to death for stealing 103; pardoned on condition of becoming hangman 103

Freeman, Thomas (Capt. Hunter's clerk): appointed Deputy Commissary 158; his servant punished 186; mentioned 206, 212

French ships: See also Astrolabe and Boussole anchored at Cape of Good Hope 55, 59; Clark visits 65, 66

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14; splits fore top sail 18, 84; splits jib and main top gallant sails 30, 86, 87; to go ahead of the fleet 70; anchors in Botany Bay 90; damaged by Prince of Wales and Charlotte 93; mentioned 187, 253, 254, 259, 261; letters written from 241, 242, 243, 244, 246, 247, 248, 249, 250, 251, 253, 254, 255, 256, 257

Froughton,—(Master, Powerfull): mentioned 313

Fruit: See also Bananas, Figs, Grapes, Limes, Oranges, Strawberries, Watermelons. none at Teneriffe 16

Fuges, Mrs.—: mentioned 26

Furneaux, Tobias Captain: mentioned 85

Furzer, James (Lt. of marines, quarter master of Sirius): comes aboard with orders 34, 55; mentioned 56, 57, 78, 112, 260, 272, 273, 274, 299; sails on Gorgon for England 225

G

Gandous, Joseph (convict): punished 210

Gannets: caught for feathers 173, 176

Garth, Susannah (convict): transferred to the Charlotte 36

Gess, George (convict): punished 180, 211, 219

Gibbourn, Andrew: See Gilbourne, Andrew

Gilbourne, Andrew (sergeant): child John dies 233; very ill 234

Gilbourne, John (child): dies 233

Giles,—(convict): punished 199

Glaster, William: See Gloster, William

Gloster, William (convict): punished 173

Goats: thrown overboard from Sirius wreck 123; mentioned 232

Godfray, William: See Godfrey, William

Godfrey, William (marine): receives 50 lashes 100; mentioned 254

Goff,—:See Gough,—(corporal of marines)

Goff, Edward: hen stolen from 183

Goff, Elizabeth (convict): punished 212

Golden Grove (Sharp,—, Captain): mentioned 31, 270, 271, 273, 276

Gordon,—: mentioned 306

Gordon,—(Lt. HMS Gorgon?): mentioned 232

Gordon, Daniel (convict): sentenced to death for stealing 103; pardoned on condition of banishment 103

Gordon, Robert Jacob, Colonel: Clark calls on 58; asks Clark to dine with him 62; Clark sends letter to 62, 255; message from 230; mentioned 252, 256

Gorgon: Clark awaits 162, 163, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 171, 175, 176, 177, 178, 179, 180, 181, 182, 194, 209, 213; receives news of 208, 221; mentioned 222, 279, 282, 285, 289, 296, 297, 300, 302, 303; Clark sails for England on 225

Gough,—(corporal of marines): goes shooting with Clark 99

Gough, Susannah: See Garth, Susannah

Grace, James (convict): taken prisoner by patrol 189

Grand Canaries: See Canary Islands

Grapes: grown at Norfolk Island 186

Grasshoppers: collected by Clark 101

Gray, Charles or Patrick? (convict): escaped 162

Gray, Charles (convict): punished 200, 219; mentioned 200; testifies he was forced to sign document 224

Green, Charles (marine): court martialled 96; sentence reprieved 97; receives 100 lashes 100

Green, Hannah (convict): transferred to Charlotte 36

Greens: fresh at Rio de Janeiro 35; mentioned 82, 259, 265; sent to ships 160

Gregory, Elizabeth (child): attempted rape of 206

Griges, Mary (convict): punished 202

Grimes, Charles (deputy surveyor): Clark shows Queensborough to 223

Grose, Francis (Major NSW Corps): mentioned 297, 300

Groves, George: mentioned 71, 305

Grymers, Charles: See Grimes, Charles

Gualt, John (convict): punished 186, 187, 190, 206; recaptured after escaping 212

Guardian: ship wrecked 157; mentioned 177, 178, 277, 280, 283, 290, 295, 296, 297

Guest, George: See Gess, George

Gulf Weed: seen 235

Gulls: shot 60

Gunter, William (convict): punished 210, 217

H

Hailey, John (marine): principal in dispute 192

Hall, John (convict): punished 132

Hall, Joseph (convict): tried for stealing 102; sentenced to hang 102; respite 102; pardoned 102; mentioned 103

Hall, Margaret (convict): released from irons 19; put in irons 29; out of irons 30




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Halligon, Elizabeth: See Hollogin, Elizabeth

Ham: mentioned 41

Hanse, Mrs.—: mentioned 44

Harley, Rachel: See Early, Rachel

Harris,—(convict): caught and punished 190

Harris, Jonathon (convict): punished 215

Harris, William (convict): punished 211

Hart, Frances (convict): makes trousers for Clark 29; transferred to Charlotte 36

Hartwell,—: Clark writes letter to 16, 62, 251, 257, 258, 267, 271; mentioned 43, 67, 89, 160, 161, 278, 281, 283, 285, 286, 287, 304; death of 157, 277; letter to 276

Hartwell, Mrs. George: mentioned 277

Harvy, Elizabeth (convict): transferred to Charlotte 36

Hawk: caught 78

Hawkings, Aunt: mentioned 44, 47, 76, 94, 98, 105

Hawkins, Hannah (convict): punished 191

Hay: to be sent from Friendship to Lady Penrhyn 70; mentioned 300, 305

Haynes, William (convict, a cabinet maker): to make Clark a desk 30; transferred from the Friendship 69

Hern, William (steward Friendship): sent aboard Sirius for punishment 22; mentioned 254

Higgins, Mary (convict): punished 197

Hill,—(convict): punished 186

Hill,—(convict): skeleton found at Lane Cove 110

Hill, Francis (midshipman Sirius): missing 110

Hill, Thomas (convict): confined on island in irons 97

Hill, Thomas (convict): confined in irons 221

Hill, William (Captain NSW Corps): sent as relief 194; offers tea etc. to Clark 198; mentioned 202, 207, 208, 220, 297, 299; receives order from Major Ross 217; threatens Mr. Faddy 218; settles quarrel with Clark 222; his company embarks on Queen 223

Hindle, Ottiwell (convict): punished 143, 178

Hobbs,—: mentioned 64

Holland: mentioned 44, 258

Hollogin, Elizabeth (convict): punished 205

Holmes, Susannah (convict): child of 225

Holms,—(convict): punished 199

Holms, Susannah: See Holmes, Susannah

Horses: on board Lady Penrhyn 70

Hound Sloop: mentioned 313, 314

Howard, John (convict): punished 169, 199, 216; forgiven rest of punishment 219

Howe,—(First Lord of the Admiralty): letter from 243

Hudson, Jonathon (convict): punished 183

Hughes, Edward: child of Jane Parkenson 255

Hughes, William (marine): mentioned 254

Hughs,—(Colonel): mentioned 64

Hume, Andrew (superintendant of convicts): mentioned 161, 171, 177, 215, 217, 224

Hume, John (sergeant): child dies 235

Hume, Mary: child of Sergeant Hume dies 235

Hume, Miss—: mentioned 54, 61, 69, 72, 278, 282

Humphries, Henry (convict): punished 220

Hunter, John (Second Captain Sirius): comes onboard 35, 60; dines with Clark on Sirius 37; sits on criminal court 97; mentioned 116, 117, 124, 129, 134, 135, 140, 141, 148, 155, 156, 182, 194, 234, 287, 291, 292, 293, 294, 298; Clark criticizes 120; comes onshore after wreck of Sirius 122; allows two convicts on Sirius wreck 123; reports Clark to Major Ross 130; visits Charlotte Field 145, 147; to go on board Supply 181; letter to 248, 249

Huntingdonshire: mentioned 73

Hurn, William: See Hern, William

Husey, Samuel (convict): catches escaped convict 137

Hyena Frigate (D'Courcy, Hon. Michael, Capt.): fleet escort departs 13; mentioned 14

I

Illid, Charles (convict carpenter): punished 189

Indian Corn: given to Clark 66; mentioned 129, 199, 289, 298, 303, 307; planted 163; needs rain 173; issued out 187; stolen 200

Ingle, Oatway: See Hindle, Ottiwell

Ingram (Ingrim), Benjamin (convict): to be court martialled 146

Ireland: regiments from 314

Irresistible (Price,—Master): mentioned 314, 315, 318

Irvin, John: See Irving, John

Irving, John (convict): appointed assistant surgeon at Norfolk Island 115; mentioned 175

Isle of Wight: mentioned 51

J

Jamaica: ship from 238; mentioned 310, 316, 317




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Jameson, Thomas: See Jamison, Thomas

Jamison, Thomas (surgeon's mate HMS Sirius): Clark quartered with 120; mentioned 121; to be assistant on Norfolk Island 194; questioned by Major Ross 196

Jarvis, Sir John: mentioned 314

Jemina,—: mentioned 45

Johnson, Mrs. Mary (Rev. Johnson's wife): mentioned 36, 38

Johnson, Rev. Richard (chaplain): baptises convict children 36; baptises marine child 37; mentioned 38, 42, 44, 64, 224; at hanging 102, 103; ill 105; visits Queensborough 222; baptises 31 children 222; letter to 247

Johnston, George (Lt. of marines): mentioned 36, 38, 59, 120, 129, 135, 137, 141, 146, 147, 155, 189, 191, 193, 195, 260, 265, 270, 271, 284, 300, 307; to enquire into court martial 57; settles matter without court martial 58; to go to Norfolk Island 114; his company to go to Charlotte Field 142, 144; declines being second in duel 151; called to settle dispute 152, 153; visits Clark at Charlotte Field 190; dispute with marines 192; to be relieved 194; embarks on Supply 198; letter from 209, 295; letter to 211, 296

Johnstone,—(female convict): drowns at Norfolk Island 159

Johnstone, John (Lt. of marines): two of his men to be court martialled 16; speaks with Clark 24; mentioned 36, 38, 42, 56, 57, 58, 59, 63, 78, 91, 95, 98, 115, 116, 120, 129, 137, 146, 259, 260, 269, 270, 271, 273, 287, 289, 293; to go to Norfolk Island 111, 114; lands at Norfolk Island 119; visits Charlotte Field 147; called to settle dispute 152, 153; boards Supply 182; sails on Gorgon for England 225

Jones Dorvent, Ann (convict): dies 219

Jones,—(convict): punished 159, 197; escapes into woods 160; mentioned 162

Jons,—(Surgeon Cormorant): mentioned 310

Judge-Advocate: See Collins, David

Justinian Store-ship (Maitland, Benjamin, Captain): arrives at Norfolk Island 157; mentioned 158, 278, 283, 286, 287, 288, 292; sails 161

K

Kable, Henry: See Cable, Henry

Kangaroos: killed 96, 98; seen 98; mentioned 265

Keable, Henry: See Cable, Henry

Keeling, John Herbert: See Kellan, John Herbert

Kellan, John Herbert (convict): mentioned 219; punished 220

Kellow, Robert (Lt. of marines): dines with Clark 16; mentioned 23, 25, 36, 40, 55, 56, 57, 61, 65, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 120, 135, 142, 144, 254, 258, 260, 263, 264, 271, 276, 284, 289; to enquire into court martial 57; settles matter without court martial 58; to go to Norfolk Island 114; lands at Norfolk Island 119; altercation with Lieut. Faddy 149, 150; decides to duel with Lieut. Faddy 151; arrested for intended duel 152; does duel 153; suspended from duty 154; Ensign Prentice to have his house 198; letter to 280, 281; letter from 304

Kempster, George (Lt. and quarter master): mentioned 17, 38, 42, 43, 44, 49, 51, 72, 79, 82, 84, 86, 87, 90, 94, 95, 101, 105, 251, 268, 270, 274, 275, 288, 290, 296, 297, 300, 306; letter to 64, 65, 160, 247, 250, 251, 252, 253, 256, 257, 258, 259, 260, 261, 262, 272, 283; letter from 246, 278

Kempster, Mrs. George: mentioned 53, 72, 84, 90, 246, 247, 250, 253, 257, 260, 265, 274, 306

Kempster, Mrs. Senior: mentioned 246, 247, 251, 253, 257, 260, 265, 274

Kennedy, John (sergeant of marines): testifies for Major Ross 224

Kent (whaler): seen 67

Kergullins Land, Island of Desolation: mentioned 77

Kervan, Elanora (convict): stillborn child 219

King George III: birthday celebration 139, 202; mentioned 235

King, Philip Gidley, Lt. R.N. (Lt. Governor of Norfolk Island): dines with Clark aboard Sirius 37; mentioned 69, 70, 91, 119, 120, 121, 265, 305, 306, 307; leaves in Supply for Norfolk Island 98; new arrivals dine with 120; boards Supply for Port Jackson 124; returns to Norfolk Island 221; visits Queensborough 222; commission as Lt. Gov. read 223; refuses to let convict settle 224

King, Anna Josepha (Mr. Philip Gidley King): arrives at Norfolk Island 221

Kingfisher Fly or Horse Stinger: caught 87

Kingston, Robert (convict): punished 217

L

La Astrolabe: See Astrolabe




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La Boussole: See Boussole

La Row, James: See Larne, James

Lady Juliana (second fleet transport): mentioned 157

Lady Penrhyn Transport (Sever, William Cropton, Captain): mentioned 28, 31, 36, 37, 45, 47, 53, 63, 64, 67, 91; to take four of Friendship female convicts 61; female convict injured on 62

Lane Cove: Clark goes to 109, 110, 112

Larne, James (convict): punished 215

Laurence, Robert (1st mate, Friendship): anniversary dinner with Clark 19; catches dolphins 22; tries to catch porpoise 75

Lavall, Henry: See Lavell, Henry

Lavell, Henry (convict): mentioned 18, 103; reads prayers at burial service 49; steals beef and wood 81; tried for stealing 102; sentenced to hang 102; receives respite 102; pardoned 102; punished 184

Lawrell, John (convict): fired on, wounded 128; punished 211, 212

Lawson,—: mentioned 298

Legg, George: garden robbed 199

Lemonade: taken on shore 38; drunk as toast 40, 41; mentioned 46

Letter Book: mentioned 56, 57, 60, 62, 64, 158, 182, 209, 211, 215, 221

Lewis, Joseph (marine): apologises to Captain Johnston 192

Lindsay,—Major: mentioned 42

Lieutenant-Governor of New South Wales: See Ross, Robert

Limamon, Mary (convict): flour stolen from 200

Limes: at Rio de Janeiro 36

Lisbon (Portugal): ship from 2; ship bound for 33, 64, 258

Lisk[e]ard: mentioned 31

Lizards: eaten 265

Lock, John (convict): punished 211

Log (distance sailed): 12, 13, 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 46, 48, 49, 54, 71, 74, 75, 76, 77, 79, 81, 82, 83, 84, 88, 117, 118, 225, 226, 227, 228, 229, 230, 231, 232, 235

London (England): English brigg at Teneriffe loading for 17; ship at Rio de Janeiro bound for 35; address of Arthur Phillip 241, 242, 245; mentioned 306

Long,—(2nd Lt): sails on Gorgon for England 225; mentioned 232

Long, John (Adjutant, Lt. of marines): brings orders on board Friendship 15; orders of in orderly book 16; comes aboard with orders 34, 35, 36, 38, 39, 55, 64, 91; mentioned 40, 53, 57, 60, 72, 112, 269; to enquire into court martial 57; letter to 254

Long, Mary (convict): punished 181

Longitude observations: 50, 54, 70, 72, 74, 75, 77, 80, 81, 82, 84, 225, 226, 227, 228, 235, 265

Lankey, David (convict): to be court martialled 146

Lonkey, David: See Lankey, David

Lord Davie: mentioned 305

Lord Howe Island: mentioned 117, 265, 276; in sight of 118; call at 225

Lovall, Henry: See Lavell, Henry

Lovell, Henry: See Lavell, Henry

Lowal, John: See Lawrell, John

Lowndes, Aunt: mentioned 316

Lyons, Sarah (convict): punished 189, 202, 205

Lunn, Thomas (soldier, NSW Corps): court martialled 220

M

McClairin,—Colonel: mentioned 314, 315

McClaring, Charles: See McClellan, Charles

McClellan, Charles (convict): head fractured 131; sent to Nepean Island 199

McCormick, Sarah (convict): put in irons 22; mentioned 32; very ill 32; still very ill 34, 41; pregnant to seaman 51

McDonal, Alexander: See McDonald, Alexander

McDonald, Alexander (marine): receives 50 lashes 100

McFarlain, Charles: See McClellan, Charles

McKay, James (convict): punished 169

McNamar, William: See McNamara, William

McNamara,—Mrs. (marine's wife?): put in irons 30; released from irons 30

McNamara, William (convict): released from irons 37; punished 130

Maio Island (Cape Verde Islands): seen 19

Maitland, Benjamin (Captain Justinian): mentioned 158

Mapp, James (marine): child dies 233

Marine Fauna: See Dolphins, Porpoises, Seals, Sharks, Turtles, Whales. See also Fish

Marshall, Mary (convict): punished 211

Martial Law: proclaimed at Norfolk Island 122; mentioned 284, 288

Martin,—(marine officer): mentioned 55, 67, 78, 88




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Martin,—(Frigate Captain): mentioned 315

Martine,—(marine officer): See Martin,— (marine officer)

Mary,—: mentioned 318

Mary Ann Transport (Monroe, Mark, Master): arrives at Norfolk Island 208; surf too rough for landing 209; loses boat 210; sails 211; mentioned 213, 295, 296, 298, 300, 305, 307

Mason, Thomas (convict's child): dies 49

Matilda Transport: mentioned 208

Matthew: See Trevan, Matthew

Maxwell, James (Lt. of marines): comes onboard 35; dines with Clark aboard Sirius 37; mentioned 48, 56, 57, 104, 252, 256, 259, 260, 265, 268

May Island: See Maio Island

Meat: rationed at Norfolk Island 128

Mee, Francis (marine): Principal in dispute 192, 193

Melcombe,—, Major: mentioned 297, 300

Mercer,—: mentioned 62

Mercer,—: mentioned 306

Mercury: convicts from 2–10; mentioned 13; uprising on 78

Meredith, James (Capt Lt. of marines): embarks on Friendship 1; mentioned 13, 15, 16, 17, 29, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 46, 47, 49, 53, 55, 56, 57, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 72, 74, 78, 84, 86, 90, 91, 94, 95, 104, 144, 147, 254, 260, 273; releases four women from irons 19; orders Elizabeth Dudgeon to be flogged 24; abused by woman convict 27, 28; puts Margaret Hall in irons 29; loses dog overboard 50; relates matter between Clark and Faddy 58; sits at criminal court 97; goes shooting with Clark 99, 100; his company to go to Norfolk Island 111; company goes to Charlotte Field 148; sails on Gorgon for England 225; letter to 253

Meridith,—(female convict): punished 191

Meynell, John (marine): questioned about dispute 193

Middleburgh: Dutch ship from 60, 258, 259

Miller, Andrew (Commissary): dines with Clark aboard Sirius 37; mentioned 58, 83, 111; serves out provisions 101

Monroe, Mark (Master, Mary Ann): mentioned 301

Moore, William (convict): punished 130

Moring, Margaret: See Bingham, Elizabeth

Morley, Roger (store-keeper, Norfolk Island): mentioned 129, 142, 181, 201

Morris, Peter? (convict): punished 220

Morrell, James (convict): taken prisioner by patrol 189

Mortimore, John (convict): punished 207

Mother Bank (Isle of Wight): mentioned 19, 22, 29, 234, 252, 257, 275; letter written from 241, 248

Mother Carey's Chickens: seen 73, 74, 79, 80

Mount George (Norfolk Island): mentioned 155, 156, 213

Mount Gower (Lord Howe Island): mentioned 118

Mount Pitt (Norfolk Island): visited 129, 139, 193, 200; birds at 131, 135, 139, 189; mentioned 135, 136, 137, 156, 190, 196, 197, 220, 223, 292, 293

Mount Pitt Birds (Pterodroma melanopus): killed on Norfolk Island 127, 128, 129, 130, 131, 132, 133, 134, 135, 136, 137, 138, 139, 140, 141, 142, 143, 144, 145, 146, 147, 189, 190, 193, 200; order issued re 148; sent to Mrs. Clark 161; mentioned 282, 284, 285, 292, 293

Mullis, Stephen: Clark gives rum to 94; Clark gives grog and meat to 98

Mullot, Stephen: See Mullis, Stephen

Munday,—: mentioned 42, 49

Murray, William (Surgeon Justinian): letter recommending 157, 278; dines with Clark 158; stays with Clark 159; goes shooting with Clark 160; leaves 161; mentioned 282

Musselburgh: mentioned 54; Patrick Vallance from 62

Mutton: sent on board Friendship 23, 74; offered to Scarborough 81; full of maggots 96; mentioned 259, 260, 293

Mutton Bird (Shearwater): sent to Mrs. Clark 161; arrive after ‘Mount Pitt bird’ leaves 285, 293

N

Nancy: speak to 237

Nancy,—(Matthew Trevan's wife?) mentioned 317, 318

Nankeen (cloth): purchased from Danish ship 66; made into trousers 86; mentioned 181, 290

Nash,—: letter from 213

Nash, Mary (convict): punished 178

Natural History: See Animals, Birds, Fish,


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Flora, Marine Fauna

Nepean Island: seen 118, mentioned 121, 129, 177; gannets caught at 173, 176; convicts to be sent to 183, 199; convicts picked up from 203

Nepean, Nicholas (Captain NSW Corps): mentioned 278, 283, 285, 290, 296, 297, 300

New Holland: mentioned 83, 117, 262, 267

New South Wales Corps: arrive at Norfolk Island 194; court martial 199, 200, 202, 208, 217, 219, 220; houses for 204; sent to Phillipsburgh 208, 209; more arrive 208, 213, 214, 223; mentioned 283, 297, 299

New Zealand: in sight of 225

Newland, John (convict): punished 173; absent from work 174

Nickol,—(Captain, Salamander): mentioned 301, 302, 303

Norfolk Island: King leaves in Supply for 98; Clark to go to 111; mentioned 112, 113, 114, 265, 270, 272, 273, 276, 279, 281, 282, 283, 286, 287, 294, 295, 296, 298, 299, 301, 302, 304, 305, 306; assistant surgeon appointed for 115; Clark sails for 117; in sight of 118

Norfolk Island Council: meets 122, 125, 128, 133, 137, 148, 156

Norfolk Island Council Book: mentioned 125, 128, 133, 148, 180

North Head (Sydney Harbour): mentioned 117

Nowland, John: See Newland, John

O

Oatmeal: Alexander requests from Friendship 83

Oats: sown at Norfolk Island 131

Old Wives: caught 34

Oldfield,—Captain: mentioned 314, 315

Onions: stolen from Clark's garden 111; mentioned 289, 290

Oranges: at Rio de Janeiro 34, 36, 39; trees purchased at Rio de Janeiro 43

Orderly Book: mentioned 16, 17, 22, 34, 35, 38, 46, 59, 62, 64, 69, 70, 91, 92, 93, 113, 114, 115, 120, 122, 124, 126, 128, 130, 136, 142, 154, 158, 183, 208, 217, 219

Ostend (Belgium): mentioned 230

P

Palmer, Henry (convict): dies 171

Palmer, John (purser, Sirius): mentioned 58, 288, 293; visits Charlotte Field 195

Pancakes: mentioned 83

Parakeets (Parroquetts): shot by Clark 99, 112

Parkenson, Jane (convict): ill 21; dies aboard Lady Penrhyn 70; child of 255

Parker, Charles (carpenter, Supply): mentioned 291

Parker, Elizabeth (convict): put in leg irons 53; taken out of irons 54; child of 255

Parker, William (Captain HMS Gorgon): mentioned 230, 233, 300

Parrot, Edward: See Perrott, Edward

Parrots: shot by Clark 95

Parson: See Johnson, Rev. Richard

Parsons, Henry (marine): questioned about marine dispute 193

Paterson, Mrs. William: arrives at Norfolk Island 221

Paterson, William (Captain, NSW Corps): arrives at Norfolk Island to relieve Captain Hill 221; has letter for Clark 222; mentioned 222

Patrick, John: See Petherick, John

Peas: at Cape of Good Hope 58; in lieu of oatmeal 83; soup mentioned 88; ration at Port Jackson 101; attacked by caterpillars 166

Perfume: aboard French ship 59

Perrott, Edward (convict): mentioned 216

Perry,—: mentioned 26

Perry, William (sergeant of marines): child dies 237

Petherick, John (convict): other convicts steal his rations 81

Petrels: black, about the ship 231

Phillimore, William (convict settler, Norfolk Island): his farm mentioned 149, 168, 211; caterpillars at his farm 170

Phillip, Arthur (Governor): mentioned 12, 13, 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22, 23, 24, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 33, 34, 35, 37, 40, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 60, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70, 72, 92, 94, 96, 100, 106, 109, 111, 113, 114, 116, 120, 127, 161, 167, 182, 194, 197, 209, 220, 247, 252, 256, 259, 263, 268, 269, 272, 273, 280, 284, 288, 289, 295; comes onboard Friendship 16; intends dividing fleet 69, 70; goes to Sydney harbour to investigate 91; leaves for Port Jackson 92; commission read 96, 98; explores the harbour 98; sends pardon 102; explores Broken Bay 104; appoints assistant surgeon for Norfolk Island 115; letter to 241, 242, 244; letter from 241, 243, 245; refuses leave


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245

Phillip Island: seen 118; birds and fish at 167, 169, 170, 176, 179, 182, 184; mentioned 181, 213

Phillips, Mary (convict): transferred from Charlotte 36

Phillipsburgh (Norfolk Island): village named 197; Clark visits 199, 207, 220; mentioned 204, 205, 212, 215, 217, 218, 297, 299; NSW Corps to be stationed at 208, 209

Pigeons: sent to Mrs. Clark 161; shot by Clark 165; mentioned 180

Pigs: one left 24; for table 31, 46, 48, 50, 85; Arndell's sow has litter 76; Clark has one pig 94; killed by lightning 96; sow as payment 115; Clark's loaded for Norfolk Island 116; Clark's has litter 117; sent ashore at Norfolk Island 120; thrown overboard from Sirius wreck 123; order regarding 126, 181; sty built for 147; convicts can return 223; mentioned 289, 300

Pintado (Pintarney) Birds (Cape Pigeons): seen 50, 228

Pipkin, Elizabeth (convict): child of dies 172; punished 202

Pitt,—: mentioned 289

Pitt Eastindiaman: at Cape of Good Hope 230

Plyer, George (marine): court martialled 189

Plymouth: mentioned 11, 17, 74, 89, 180, 203, 225, 235, 238, 258, 266, 268, 270, 271 274, 275, 276, 277, 283, 284, 286, 287, 306; leave requested to go to 244

Point Hunter (Norfolk Island): mentioned 194

Point Ross (Norfolk Island): mentioned 121

Pork: served for dinner 30; salt mentioned 50, 74, 81, 87, 88, 166, 283; ration at Port Jackson 101; saved from Sirius wreck 125; ration at Norfolk Island 133, 148, 156, 189, 191

Porpoises: seen 12, 50, 74, 75, 79, 89, 228, 232, 234

Port-au-Prince (Haiti): mentioned 314, 315, 317

Port Jackson: Philip investigates (Broken Bay) 91; Supply leaves for 92; rest of fleet follow 93; mentioned 120, 127, 131, 132, 138, 154, 157, 165, 176, 179, 180, 181, 182, 183, 186, 194, 195, 196, 198, 206, 208, 209, 211, 213, 215, 218, 221, 222, 228, 230, 234, 284, 285, 287, 289, 290, 291, 292, 293, 296, 297, 298, 300, 302, 303, 304, 305, 306, 307; Philip King leaves for 124; Clark returns to 224; sails from for England 226; letters sent from 261, 262, 266, 267, 269, 271, 272, 274, 275, 294, 295

Portsmouth: ship from 234; letter written from 241, 242; mentioned 245, 277, 284

Portuguese Officer: breakfasts aboard Friendship 37

Portuguese Ship: seen 21, 32; in company with fleet 22; anchors at Cape of Good Hope 64; Clark visits 65, 66

Potatoes: served for dinner 30; at Cape of Good Hope 58; stolen from Clark's garden 113; mentioned 125, 137, 300; ground to be cleared for 127, 134, 141; harvested 133, 169, 170; planted 135, 136, 140, 142, 143, 147; given for hard work 175; stolen 211, 218

Poulden, John (Lt. of marines): speaks to Clark 34; mentioned 39, 98, 101, 112, 256, 258, 259, 260, 263, 264, 268, 270, 271, 275, 276, 57; sits to settle matter without court martial 58; servant lost in woods 98; servant returns 99

Poultry: five fowls left 24; dying 68; Clark has two hens 94; Clark's loaded for Norfolk Island 116; sent ashore at Norfolk Island 120; thrown overboard from Sirius wreck 123; mentioned 289, 291, 300, 302, 303

Powerfull (Froughton,—Master): mentioned 313

Powley, Elizabeth (convict): released from irons 19, 30, 37; put in irons 22, 30; put in irons with Elizabeth Dudgeon 32; pregnant to seaman 51

Prentice, John Thomas (ensign, NSW Corps): sent as relief 194; visits Charlotte Field 195; to have Kellow's house 198; mentioned 198, 297, 300

Presquil (Haiti): mentioned 314

Preston: mentioned 315

Price,—: mentioned 71, 73, 80, 268

Price,—(convict): dies 165

Price,—(Master Irresistable): mentioned 315, 318

Price,—Mrs: mentioned 315

Prince of Wales Transport (Mason, John, Capt): mentioned 48, 52, 54, 55, 91, 256, 259, 260; to take thirteen of Friendship female convicts 61; damages Friendship 93

Prince William Henry: news from 234

Provost Marshal: See Brewer, Henry

Pterodroma melanopus: See Mount Pitt Birds

Pugh, Elizabeth: See Parker, Elizabeth

Pugh, John (marine): steals potatoes 176

Pugh, Nancy: child of convict Pugh (Parker), Elizabeth 255




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Pully, Elizabeth: See Powley, Elizabeth

Pumpkins: at Teneriffe 16, 17; pie served for dinner 30

Punch: drunk onboard from 46; for Clark's wife's birthday 95

Pylades: mentioned 11

Q

Quail: sent to Mrs. Clark 161

Queen Transport: mentioned 221; arrives at Norfolk Island 222; Captain Hill's company embark 223; Clark embarks 224

Queensborough (Norfolk Island): town named 197; Clark visits 197, 198, 199, 200, 202, 218, 222, 223; wheat sown at 200; mentioned 204, 207, 215, 216, 219, 303, 306

R

Raimor, William: See Moore, William

Rainer,—(convict): punished 215

Rainger Packet (Buchan,—,Captain): at Cape of Good Hope 63, 64; leaves 64; mentioned 256, 258

Raisins: mentioned 293

Ratford, Joseph: See Meynell, John

Receveur, Rev. Laurent (French Abbé): visits Port Jackson 100

Repeat, Charles (convict); punished 140

Resby,—(convict): time expires 224

Rey,—(Lieutenant): visits Queensborough 222; mentioned 232

Reynolds, Charles Lieutenant: mentioned 18, 42, 46, 49, 53, 73, 78, 89, 246, 251, 253, 266, 274; letter to 267, 274

Rice: in lieu of bread 35; agent asks for amount onboard 45; mentioned 50, 283; pudding mentioned 88; ration at Port Jackson 102; saved from Sirius wreck 125, 126; ration at Norfolk Island 133

Richardson,—(convict): punished 132

Richardson,—(convict): to flog convicts 197, 218

Riley, James (marine): struck by convict 188

Rio de Janeiro (South America): Portuguese ship bound to 22; mentioned 23, 25, 27, 29, 30, 32, 43, 45, 71, 257, 258, 259, 260; at anchor at 33, 34

Roberts,—: mentioned 313

Roberts, John (marine): principal in marine dispute 192; mentioned 254

Roberts, Jonathan (convict): drowns at Norfolk Island 159

Robins: sent to Mrs. Clark 161

Robins, Jno. (convict): escapes into woods 133; returns, punished 134; drowns 179, 180

Robinson,—(convict): punished 219

Robinson, James (convict): punished 180

Robinson, William (convict): punished 211

Rock Weed: seen 227, 228

Rodney (boy on Friendship): falls overboard 34

Romaine, John (convict): punished 209

Roper,—: convict impertinent to 173

Rose Hill: mentioned 110, 295; Clark goes to 114; convicts from, going to Norfolk Island 116

Ross, John (2nd. Lt.): to go to Norfolk Island 111, 114; mentioned 116, 117, 121, 194, 264, 287, 291, 299, 300, 302, 304, 306; lands at Norfolk Island 120; accompanies Clark to Mount Pitt 139; visits Charlotte Field 147, 168, 170, 171, 172, 174, 176, 178, 184; gets lost with Clark 168; sails on Gorgon for England 225

Ross, Robert (Major, Lt. Governor): comes aboard Friendship 15, 16, 35, 39, 56, 57, 60, 63; orders from 22, 69, 72, 74, 91, 92, 191; Clark dines with 36, 37, 95, 98, 103, 113, 115, 139; mentioned 38, 42, 57, 58, 59, 61, 62, 64, 66, 72, 78, 86, 92, 93, 96, 99, 103, 104, 110, 112, 114, 115, 116, 117, 121, 128, 130, 134, 135, 143, 144, 145, 146, 156, 163, 170, 175, 178, 181, 188, 195, 204, 211, 216, 220, 221, 230, 242, 245, 247, 248, 250, 252, 259, 260, 263, 268, 269, 272, 273, 274, 276, 279, 280, 281, 283, 284, 287, 288, 289, 290, 291, 292, 293, 294, 295, 297, 298, 299, 300, 301, 302, 303, 304, 305, 306; to enquire into court martial 57; informs Clark they are going to Norfolk Island 111; lands at Norfolk Island 119, 120; takes command at Norfolk Island 120; proclaims martial law 122; loses many things aboard Sirius 123; issues ranks during martial law 124; has report of good ground 139, 140; orders new settlement 141; names new settlement 142; visits Charlotte Field 147, 170, 171, 172, 174, 176, 178, 184, 186, 190, 200; calls council 148, 156; dispute between Faddy and Kellow 149, 150; decides at inquiry into duel 154; appoints deputy commissary 158; gets lost with Clark 168; gives charge of Charlotte Field to Clark 172; orders carpenters to be punished 173; despatches sent onboard Supply 182; dispute with marines 192; Clark


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gets his despatches from Supply 194; visits Phillipsburgh 199; forgives convicts 201, 219; reduces ranks 203; very ill 206; getting better 207; makes peace with Considen 207; his servant insane 212; sends Faddy with order 217; visits Queensborough 222; gives up command of Norfolk Island 223; pardons all prisoners 223; faces examination by Capt. Hill 224; sails on Gorgon for England 225; letters to 255, 256, 262

Roudon, Thomas: See Rowden, Thomas

Rowden, Thomas (marine): missing 143; returns 144

Rulby, James: See Riley, James

Rum: Clark's allowance 71, 74, 78, 86, 88; Clark gives to boatswain and carpenter 71; Clark gives to cook 74; Clark gives to seamen 76, 79; Clark gives to John Best (convict) 77; Clark gives to Duhagen (seaman) 77; Clark gives to men on New Year's Day 83; Clark gives to tailor 86; Clark gives to Stephen Mullis 94; Major Ross's stolen 129; cost of 296

Ryan, John (convict): tried for stealing 102; pardoned 102; goes to work again 103

S

St. Andrew's Day: mentioned 74, 188

St. Clair,—(quartermaster Sceptre): mentioned 315

St. Helena, Island of: in sight 231; described 232

St. Jago (Cape Verde Islands): mentioned 17; seen 19

St. Lucia (Cape Verde Islands): seen 18

St. Marias Island: seen 86

St. Nicholas Island: mentioned 15

Salamander (Nicholls,—Master): arrives at Norfolk Island 213; mentioned 218, 220, 301, 302, 303, 305

Salt: saved from Sirius wreck 125

Saltash: mentioned 93

Salvages Islands: See Selvagem Grande Islands

Santa Cruz (Teneriffe): anchored at 15

Sancto Island (Canary Islands): seen 14

Sardinia Bay: ship from 62; ship sailing from 256

Sarsaparilla (sweet tea): See Tea

Scarborough Transport (Marshall, John, Capt): mentioned 13, 25, 29, 31, 35, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 49, 52, 53, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 64, 65, 66, 68, 69, 72, 74, 75, 77, 78, 81, 82, 83, 85, 86, 87, 90, 91, 92, 254; Clark dines aboard 16, 34, 43; to go ahead of the fleet 70

Scarcy Frigate: news from 238

Sceptre (warship): at Cape St. Nicola Mole 313; at Port-au-Prince 317

Scipio (Kirkman,—,Captain): at Teneriffe 17

Scully Island: mentioned 85

Scurvy: mentioned 82, 226, 265; appears 228, 229; people ill with 230

Sea Weed: seen 75

Seal, Thomas (convict): punished 216

Seals: seen 86, 87, 228

Seamen (Friendship): complain about rations 12; one sent aboard Sirius for punishment 22; catch fish 28; falls from top gallant yard 34; Clark gives rum to 76, 79; caught in the women's camp 97; drummed out of service 98; punished for giving rum to the convicts 101

Seamen (Sirius): assembled after wreck 123; sent to Port Jackson on Supply 123; punished 128; bring lead ashore from Sirius 129; two drown 159; settle at Norfolk Island 195, 199

Sedgwick, Jane Miss: mentioned 73

Salvagem Grande Islands (Madeira Islands): seen 15

Sharks: caught 23, 24, 233; prayer book in stomach of 233; seen 234

Sharpe (Sharp), Maitland (Lt. of marines): mentioned 17, 36, 38, 56, 57, 59, 62, 66, 78, 90, 92, 111, 269, 270, 271, 273; speaks to Clark 24; sails on Gorgon for England 225

Shea, John (Captain of marines): dines with Clark 16; very ill 23, 42; recovered from illness 25; comes aboard Friendship 33, 38, 40; mentioned 41, 52, 56, 57, 61, 92, 105, 112, 212, 258, 271, 276, 286, 305, 306; to enquire into court martial 57; kills kangaroos 96, 98; sits at criminal court 97; death of 284

Shearman, William (convict): tried for stealing 103

Sheep: thirty brought onboard Friendship at Cape of Good Hope 65, 259; lambs born 66, 69, 70, 75, 76, 78; three to be sent onboard Lady Penrhyn 70; lamb dies 74, 85, 90; for table 81; sheep dies 85, 87, 90; no hay left for 86; killed by lightning 96

Shepperd, Mary (convict): punished 203, 216

Ship Wreck Hill (Norfolk Island): wheat reaped at 173, 222




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Short,—(2nd mate Friendship): anniversary dinner with Clark 19

Shortland, John Lt. (Navy agent): visits Charlotte Field 147; asked to be second in duel 151; accepts 152; at duel 153; at inquiry into duel 154; has words with Mr. Bryant 178; letter to 246, 249; mentioned 289

Sickness: Clark sea sick 12, 13, 17; Clark troubled with heart burn 18; Jane Parkenson ill 21; Captain Shea ill 23; Clark ill 24; Margaret Hall ill 29; Elizabeth Pully ill 30; complaints of being ill 31; Sarah McCormick very ill 32; children and convicts sea sick 44; Lt. Collins ill 102, 103; number sick on Norfolk Island 131, 132, 148, 166, 204, 207; Major Ross very ill 206, 207

Sidaway, Robert (convict): put in irons 78; released from irons 91

Signals (maritime): 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 22, 23, 24, 26, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 44, 45, 46, 47, 49, 50, 52, 53, 54, 55, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70, 72, 84, 85, 86, 88, 89, 90, 91, 119

Silk: for making button covers 27

Simmons, William (marine): principal in marine dispute 192

Simms, William: See Simmons, William

Simons,—: mentioned 26

Simpson, Charlotte (convict): son born to 200

Sirius HMS (first fleet flagship): makes signal to sail 11; mentioned 15, 16, 23, 33, 35, 37, 40, 42, 45, 49, 52, 53, 56, 57, 58, 63, 64, 72, 91, 105, 110, 111, 113, 115, 117, 119, 121, 123, 129, 130, 131, 134, 135, 136, 138, 139, 140, 141, 142, 143, 159, 174, 177, 179, 181, 182, 188, 195, 199, 212, 248, 249, 254, 258, 265, 269, 271, 272, 274, 275, 276, 280, 283, 284, 285, 288, 290, 292, 294, 303, 307; their garden robbed by Aborigines 100; underway for Norfolk Island 116; hits reef at Norfolk Island 121, 122; salvaging 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 180; two seamen drown 159; list of possessions lost in 311, 312

Skeleton: found at Lane Cove 110; Clark buries 112

Skeleton Point: Clark names 112

Slaughter,—, Colonel: mentioned 306

Slaughter,—, General: mentioned 306

Slaughter,—, Miss: mentioned 306

Small Pox: Clark's son has contracted 12; Aborigines die from 109

Smith, Hannah (convict): transferred from Charlotte 36

Smith, Rachael (convict): dies from fall 207

Smith, Susannah (convict): child of 255

Smith, Thomas (sergeant of marines): corn covered with caterpillars 166; his farm mentioned 168, 173

Smith, William: child of Susannah Smith 255

Smyth, Thomas: See Smith, Thomas

Snakes: eaten 265

Snow Bird: wounded by sailor 227

Soap: 5½lb. lent to Mr. Considen 41; Campbell to purchase for Clark 116; sent to Clark 161

Sodom: Port Jackson compared with 97

Solander, Point: Aborigines seen at 90

South America: mentioned 19, 251

South Head (Sydney Harbour): mentioned 117

Spanish Packet: anchored at Teneriffe 16

Spencer, John (convict): punished 169

Spiders: at Port Jackson 95

Sprigmore, Mary (convict): girl born to 187

Squires, James (convict): accompanies Clark on shore 109

Stapleton,—: mentioned 315

Steel,—(convict): punished 197

Steward (Friendship): See Hern, William

Steward (Sirius): mentioned 130

Stewart, Margaret (convict): transferred from Charlotte 36

Stewart, Peter (sergeant of marines): child injured 27; recovered 28; Clark stays with 114; wife has child 235

Stone House: residence of G. Kempster 245, 277; mentioned 274

Storeships: See Borrowdale, Fishburn, Golden Grove

Strawberries: at Cape of Good Hope 58

Stretch, Thomas (convict): escapes into woods 162; found and forgiven 201; mentioned 202

Streets, Thomas: See Stretch, Thomas

Stringer,—(female convict): punished 173

Strong,—(convict): punished 186, 187, 191

Stuart,—, General: mentioned 63

Stuart, K: mentioned 288

Stuart, Margaret: See Stewart, Margaret

Stuart, Mrs.—: mentioned 69, 72, 74, 84

Stuart, Peter: See Stewart, Peter

Sugar: Clark rations his 72; Campbell to purchase for Clark 116; none for six months 179; mentioned 181, 198, 270, 288, 293, 301; prize ships loaded with 317

Sugar Loaf Mountain: See Table Mountain

Supply HMS (Ball, Henry Lidgbird, Lieut.):


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mentioned 27, 28, 29, 31, 32, 46, 52, 53, 54, 55, 68, 69, 71, 72, 91, 117, 118, 119, 121, 123, 127, 180, 182, 183, 195, 196, 197, 234, 238, 265, 268, 279, 283, 284, 286, 287, 289, 291, 292, 297, 298, 299, 301, 303; to go ahead of the fleet 70; at anchor in Botany Bay 90; leaves for Port Jackson 92; sails for Norfolk Island 98, 116; leaves Norfolk Island for Port Jackson 124; arrives Norfolk Island 181, 194; leaves 182, 198

Surgeon General: See White, John

Surprize (Anstis, Nicholas, Master): arrives at Norfolk Island 157; mentioned 159, 219, 283, 285, 286, 292; sails 161

Sweet Meats: given to Clark 66

Sydney Bay (Norfolk Island): mentioned 118

Sydney, Lord (Thomas Townshend): mentioned 242, 245

T

Table Bay (Cape Town): anchor at 230; mentioned 255

Table Mountain (Cape Town): signals on 55, 60, 63, 67

Tailor (Friendship): loses shears overboard 78; Clark gives rum to 86

Tallerton,—Colonel: mentioned 306

Tasmans Head: seen 86

Tea: Clark gives to Mrs. Young 45; Clark to drink his without sugar 72, 79; sweet, gathered 112, 114; Campbell to purchase for Clark 116; mentioned 117, 181, 198, 270, 288, 301; none for six months 179

Tench, Watkin (Captain of marines): mentioned 34, 98, 100, 112, 113, 252, 260, 263, 264, 270, 271, 304; to enquire into court martial 57; sits to settle matter without court martial 58; his company to land at Botany Bay. 91; his company go onboard Charlotte 93; sails on Gorgon for England 255

Tenchall, James (convict): Clark's letter to Judge Advocate 261

Tenerife (Canary Islands): mentioned 14, 22, 29, 36, 252, 257; anchored at 15; fleet sails from 17

Tennehill, James: See Tenchall, James

Teut, Mary (convict): punished 197

Thackery, Elizabeth (convict): put in irons 22; handcuffed 30; in irons with Elizabeth Barber 32; released from irons 37; punished 205

Thames River: compared to Port Jackson 93

Tholman,—: mentioned 254

Thomas, Elizabeth (convict): steals kettle 141; boy born to 218

Thomas, James (convict): attempts to steal flour 141

Thompson,—(convict): tree falls on 200

Thompson, Jeremy (convict): punished 132

Tierra del Fuego, York Minster: seen 227

Time Piece (Chronometer): on board Sirius 30, 31, 32, 70, 72

Timins, Thomas (Lt. of marines): mentioned 48, 56, 57, 59, 63, 64, 94, 95, 114, 146, 256, 259, 260, 263, 264, 290, 304, 305, 306

Tirriwan (Aborigine): Clark's encounter with 109

Tobacco: price of 296, 301; mentioned 302, 305

Tobola Planter: from Jamaica 238

Tolman,—: mentioned 36

Torbay: mentioned 11

Townson,—(Lt. NSW Corps): arrives at Norfolk Island 223

Transports: See Alexander, Charlotte, Friendship, Lady Penrhyn, Prince of Wales, Scarborough

Tregadoc: mentioned 71

Trevan, Matthew (Clark's brother-in-law): letter from 213, 310; mentioned 315; letter to 317

Tropic Birds: about the ship 118; caught 167, 169, 170, 176, 179, 183, 185; mentioned 184

Turner, Jonathon (marine): child dies 234

Turner,—Miss: mentioned 25, 67

Turnips: issued out 134; supplied to ships 160

Turtles: seen 33; none at Lord Howe Island 118, 225; caught at Norfolk Island 205; caught at Ascension Island 232; given to English ship 234; mentioned 265, 271

Tuso, Joseph (convict): punished 140; absconds, captured 146; absconds 175; gives himself up 177; punished 219

Tynan, Thomas (marine): principal in marine dispute 192

U

Usher, John (convict): punished 133

V

Vallance,—(convict): punished 215, 219

Vallance, Patrick (2nd mate Friendship): drowns at Cape of Good Hope 62

Vansetter: dismasted in gale 61




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Vasconcellos, Don Luis (Viceroy of Brazil): mentioned 34, 35, 40

Vegetables: See Barley, Beans, Cabbages, Corn, Greens, Indian Corn, Oats, Onions, Peas, Potatoes, Pumpkins, Turnips, Wheat, Yams

Ventor, George: mentioned 88

Vinry,—(convict): punished 183

W

Wade,—Lieutenant: mentioned 79

Wade,—(Lt. Cormorant): mentioned 310

Walker,—(clerk): finds a shirt of Clark's 125, 290; visits Charlotte Field 147

Wall,—Lieutenant: mentioned 313

Walton, Francis (Master Friendship): mentioned 13, 30, 31, 50, 62, 68, 74, 82, 84; anniversary dinner with Clark 19; trouble with seamen and women convicts 22; gives dog to Clark 24; Clark dines with 48; kills one of his sheep 81

Ware, Charlotte (convict): released from irons 19

Water: signals respecting allowance 23; ration increased 27; served out by Clark 28, 32, 45; full rations at Rio de Janeiro 34; ration reduced 70; mentioned 81, 252

Waterhouse, Henry (midshipman HMS Sirius): offers Clark his clothing 124; letter received from 182

Watermelon: stolen 197

Watkins, Mary (convict): transferred to Charlotte 36

Watts, John Lieutenant (Navy transport agent): mentioned 67

Watson, Thomas (convict): punished 132

Watts, Thomas: See Watson, Thomas

Wentworth, D'Arcy (Surgeon): mentioned 180, 184, 186, 191, 202

West Indies: mentioned 232, 306

West, John (marine drummer): struck by convict 96

Westmoreland, Lord: mentioned 305

Whales: seen about the ship 70, 81, 228, 236; mentioned 78

Whaling: Mary Ann to go 209; Prince William Henry to go 234

Wheat: sown 147, 199, 200; attacked by caterpillars 166; saved from fire 168; reaped 173, 222; burnt, used as coffee 179; stolen 207; mentioned 219, 283, 289, 298, 303, 305, 306, 307

Whitaker, George (convict): acquitted on stealing charge 103

White,—: mentioned 306

White, Catherine (convict): punished 197

White, Charlotte (convict): punished 166; mentioned 189

White, John (Surgeon General): on board Alexander to attend ill 27; mentioned 35, 39, 42, 58, 66, 103, 269

White, William: mentioned 46, 79

Whitelock,—Colonel: mentioned 314

William: mentioned 46

William and Ann Transport: mentioned 301

William and Mary: mentioned 213

Williams, Isaac (convict): punished 210

Williams, John (convict): sentenced to death for stealing 103; pardoned on condition of banishment 104

Williams, Thomas (marine, Clark's servant): Clark gives his jacket to 45; mentioned 65

Wine: at Tenerife, 16, 17; for anniversary dinner 20; leaking cask of 35; mentioned 41, 250, 288, 301, 302; convicts tried for stealing 103; none for six months 179

Wisehammer, John (convict): punished 173; absent from work 174

Wisihamer, John: See Wisehammer, John

Wittiker, George: See Whitaker, George

Wolrige, Thomas: letter received from 157, 277; Clark letter to 160, 161, 215, 285, 286

Wood: stolen by convicts 81; completely out of 85

Wood, George (convict): punished 132, 220

Wood, John (convict): punished 210

Woody, Edward (convict): punished 198

Wright, Henry (marine): punished for attempted rape 206, 207

Wynter,—Junior: mentioned 316

Wynter,—Senior: mentioned 316

Y

Yams: mentioned 300, 301

Yardsley, Thomas (convict): transferred from Friendship 69

Young, Mrs. Thomas (marine's wife): Clark gives tea to 45

Young, Robert Parry Lieut. (naval agent): sails on Gorgon for England 225

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