Essex

Ship:329 tons
Master:Henry Oakley
Surgeon:Richard Lucas Vance
Departed:Plymouth, 3 September 1842
Arrived:20 January 1843

The Essex was the last vessel sailing under charter of the Plymouth Company. She cleared the last pilot outside Plymouth sound at half-past five pm on Saturday 3 September 1842 and entered Port Nicholson on or about 13 January 1843, completing her voyage in coming to anchor at New Plymouth roadstead, or Port Eliot on 20 January.
Her total complement of passengers on leaving Plymouth numbered 115; 113 steerage and 2 cabin. Two births and one death; the latter that of an infant at Port Nicholson. Nearly all of the children took the scarlet fever and all recovered.

AubreyArthur Herbert
AubreyCharles
BaileyHenry
BattenWilliam
BattenEmily
BattenJames
BattenMary Ann
BattenSusan
BattenSarah
BattenMatilda
BattenWilliam
BoveyJohn
BoveyJane
BoveyJohn
CoadeEphraim
DaveySamuel
DaveyMary
DaveyElizabeth
DelaneyMillicent
DelaneyAlicia
GribbleElizabeth
GribbleJohn
GribbleMary
GribbleCatherine
GribbleJohn
GribbleWilliam
GribbleSamuel
GribbleGrace
HarperJohn
HarperEliza
HarperWilliam
HarveyJohn
HarveyGrace
HarveyWilliam
HarveyJohn
HarveyJames Essex (born on voyage)
JamesSamuel
JamesSarah
JeffreyJohn
JeffreyAnn
JeffreyJohn
JeffreyMary Ann
JeffreyThomas
KestleAbraham
KestleJohanna
KestlePascoe
KestleElizabeth
KestleMaria
KnuckeyNicholas
KnuckeyZenobia
KnuckeyMary Jane
KnuckeyNicholas
KnuckeyMargaret
KnuckeyOliver
KnuckeyElizabeth
KnuckeyRichard
KnuckeyJane
MoyleEdward
MoyleMary
MoyleJulia
O'DellThomas
O'DellMaria
OldRichard
OldJane
OldJames
OldChristianna
OldFanny
OldMary Jane
OldJane
OldRobert
OldJohn
OldMargaret
OldWilliam
OldMartha
PascoeNicholas
PascoeRachel
PascoeSusan
PascoeMary Ann
PassmoreHenry
PolkinghorneWilliam
PolkinghorneAnn
and daughter born on voyage
PolkinghorneWilliam
RadfordCatherine
RobertsPhilbert
RobertsSilena
RobertsElizabeth
RobertsMary Ann
RobertsSilena
RogersJohn
RogersMary
RogersWilliam
RogersHenry
RogersMary
RogersAnn Maria
RogersSamuel
RogersSolomon
RogersElizabeth Jane
RogersJohn
RoweCharles
RoweSusanna
RoweHenry
RoweJane
ScandlynRichard
ScandlynMary
ScandlynRichard
ScandlynEliza
ScandlynJohn
ScandlynElizabeth
ScandlynThomas
StephensThomas
ThomasRichard
ThomasJohanna
ThomasNicholas
ThomasRichard
ThompsonJohn
ThompsonGrace

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