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I'm back :2fun::2fun:

Was trolling google for our elusive Mr Smith or is it Oldfield :D:D

Found correspondence from 2002 in a letter by Lesley Uebel !!

"I think I have found where you found the Smith name

In the 1822 Muster it has the following
HANSHAW, Ann BC Wife to J. Smith - Windsor
then there are 3 children listed (no names, no ages) children to J Smith,

then it also has the following
HENSHAW, no name Child of Ann Henshaw, Windsor
HENSHAW, no name, Child of Ann Henshaw, Windsor

on checking James Smith ( I am assuming James and not John) in this name
Muster it really only has one possible person
James Smith who arrived on the Cornwallis, FBS, Landholder at Windsor."

Can someone access the 1822 Muster?

Also found in Colonial Secretary Index :

SMITH, James. Per "Earl Cornwallis", 1801; two convicts of this name by this ship
1800 Oct 13 Two of. On list of convicts on board the "Earl Cornwallis" (Reel 6028; 2/8283 pp.26, 28)
1813 Mar 10 To Revd Robert Cartwright re sentence of Smith (Reel 6002; 4/3491 p.406)
1816 Sep 14 Deposition re loss of certificate of freedom No.125/624 of 4 Feb 1811 (Reel 6059; 4/1773 p.153)
1820 Jun 28 Of Windsor. Memorial (Fiche 3031; 4/1825B No.693 pp.663-4)
1820 Jul 1 Of Castlereagh; labourer for Benjamin Jamison of Evan. Memorial (Fiche 3031; 4/1825B No.692 pp.659-62)
1823 Apr 5 Inquiry to the Bench of Magistrates, Windsor, as to whether the James Smith, per "Earl Cornwallis", residing in the Lower Hawkesbury was in possession of his certificate of freedom (Reel 6010; 4/3508 p.83). Reply, 16 Apr (Reel 6057; 4/1768 p.16)
1823 May 22 Re information regarding certificate of freedom (Reel 6010; 4/3508 p.350)
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