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Any entry in Deposit Journal for £18 by a Thomas FYRER (should be FRYAR) of Newcastle, NSW for the SHIELD family on 'Stamboul' in 1854?
Assisted 'Stamboul' 1854 Sydney and/or Newcastle Reels 2137, 2467
SHIELD James 44 and family
SHIELD Isabella 32
Thomas 13
Anne 11
Mary A 9
James 7
Michael 4
William 1

Arrived 31 Oct 1854 - Reel 2467
James 44 Miner Weredale Cumberland James & Anne Both dead C.E. Both None Good None £18 R. R. per Thomas Fyrer [Fryar] Newcastle
Isabella 32 - Wallsend Northumberland Thomas & Mary Fyrer [Fryar] living at Newcastle New South Wales - father and mother living at Newcastle C.E. Both
Thomas 13 Gosforth Northumberland James & Isabella on board
other children ...
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Thanks gibbo.

It must have been 1853 as he was the depositor for the following

Deposit Journal
Susan Fryar
Age: 28
Sponsor Name: Thomas Tryar [Fryar]
Deposit Date: 5 Jan 1854

Assisted 'Stamboul' 1854 Sydney and/or Newcastle Reels 2137, 2467
FRYAR Susan 29 and daughter
FRYAR Elisabeth 2 and mother
Wife and family of a resident in the colony - Housekeeper - Northumberland
Thanks gibbo.

He was the sponsor for two families, the rest of his family and the related Shield family. I don't have the details for the Shield family.