Category Archives: Uncategorized

Anticipating the Peter Hibbs Descendants Reunion for 225th Anniversary of Shipwreck of the Sirius

Robyn Stanford of the South Coast Chapter of the Fellowship of First Fleeters (SCCFFF), Peter Hibbs descendant via his grandson Andrew Byrne, and one of my Mother’s Thirroul Tennis Ladies, had kicked off planning a Hibbs reunion tour to Norfolk … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Descendants of Peter Hibbs Reunion & First Fleeters Tour to Norfolk Island March 2015

Details are now available on First Fleeter Peter Hibbs Descendants reunion and other First Fleeters tour of Norfolk Island to also commemorate the 225th anniversary of the sinking of the HMS Sirius at the Island on March 19 1790. It … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Newspapers in the Hawkesbury

Newspapers are a good source of information, and in Australia, many are digitised via the National Library of Australia’s Trove, including many Hawkesbury Windsor Newspapers, where the Hibbs Family lived. Here’s a list of Hawkesbury Newspapers, including those on Trove.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment