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William Hughes and Ann Arbour

1-Convict William Hughes was born on 25 Dec 1796 in Great Gidding, Huntingdonshire, England and died on 30 Dec 1874 in Deloraine, Tasmania at age 78. William married Ann Arbour on 16 Apr 1816 in Great Gidding, Huntingdonshire, England. Ann was born in 1795 in Great Gidding, Huntingdonshire, England and died on 8 Mar 1881 in Deloraine, Tasmania at age 86.

William Hughes' convict records show:

Convict No            34910

Voyage Ship:        Proteus

Voyage No:           86

Arrival Date:        04 Aug 1831

Departure Date:   14 Apr 1831

Departure Port:    Portsmouth

Conduct Record:  CON31/1/20  

Appropriation List:            CON27/1/5  

Indent:    CON14/1/3  

Description Lis:   CON18/1/18 , CON23/1/2

William and Ann had five children:

2-Charlotte Hughes was born in 1824 in Sawtry, Huntingdonshire, England and died on 7 Dec 1899 in Railton, Tasmania, Australia at age 75. Charlotte married convict ↑John Thomas on 26 Oct 1841 in Launceston, Tasmania. John was born in 1803. They had five children: Emma, Louisa Amelia, Thomas John, Isabella Vernum and Albert Charles.

3-Emma Thomas was born in 1843.

3-Louisa Amelia Thomas was born on 2 May 1845 in Longford, Tasmania, died on 4 Apr 1874 in Paddy's Scrub, Osmaston at age 28, and was buried in 1874 in General Cemetery, Deloraine, Tasmania. Louisa married George Morse, son of Charles Morse and Sarah Harvey, on 15 May 1873 in St Marks Church of England, Deloraine. George was born on 11 Dec 1840 in Shapwick, Somerset, England, was christened on 10 Jan 1841 in Chuch of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Shapwick, Somerset, England, and died on 16 Jun 1923 in Sheffield at age 82. They had a daughter: Louisa Charlotte Thomas.

4-Louisa Charlotte Thomas Morse was born on 27 Mar 1874 in Deloraine, Tasmania and died on 7 Jul 1948 in Chudleigh, Tasmania at age 74. Louisa married Alfred John Richardson, son of Isaac Simeon Richardson and Mary Ann Walker, on 19 May 1897 in Calstock (home of Charles Morse), Deloraine, Tasmania. Alfred was born on 20 Mar 1872 in Westbury, Tasmania, died on 10 Apr 1937 in Chudleigh, Tasmania at age 65, and was buried in Apr 1937 in General Cemetery, Deloraine, Tasmania. They had six children: Harold Isaac George, Leila Effie May, Ella Louisa Mary, Arnold Alfred Charles, Ethel Amelia Ellen and Raymond Vernon Irra.

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3-Thomas John Thomas was born in 1847.

3-Isabella Vernum Thomas was born in 1856.

3-Albert Charles Thomas was born in 1859.