The children of First Fleet Sailor Peter Hibbs and his 2nd Fleet Convict wife Mary Pardoe, were as follows :
- George Hibbs
- Peter Hibbs
- Peter Kenny Hibbs
- William Hibbs
- Sarah Byrne nee Hibbs – married Francis Byrne
- Richard Hibbs
- Joseph Hibbs
The Illawarra Hibbs family members are descended from Peter Hibbs and Mary Pardoe, either from :
- their 4th child, William Hibbs and his wife Elizabeth Woodbury, viz the Davis family who have been in the Illawarra for at 60 least years – including the prominent local historian Dr Joseph Davis … OR
- their 5th child and only daughter, Sarah Hibbs and her husband Francis Byrne, an Irish Convict.
- There has been a variable approach to spelling Byrne -Byrnes-Burns over the years.
- References for Peter Hibbs and Mary Pardoe