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Extract from the records of the convict colony of New South Wales, 1792
(Catalogue ref: CO 201/8 f131)
Source 5a

Number of Persons, including Women and Children at New South Wales on the 18th March 1792, taken from Governor Phillips' Return of that date, viz.

At Sydney and Paramatta 3068
Norfolk Island 1136
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  4,204

Source 5b

It appears by the abovementioned Returns that there remained Established Rations for 4,204 Persons, as follows – of Flour for three Weeks, or from the 18th March to the 8th April 1792; and of Pork for 19 Weeks, or from the 18th March to the 29th July 1792.

Source 5c

Number of Persons, including Women and Children sent from England to New South Wales in the year 1792.

In the Kitty 40
The Royal Admiral 354
The Bellona 27
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  421
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