Author Archives: Kerrie Anne Christian

About Kerrie Anne Christian

Interests - Travel, Photography, Developing Websites, Social Media, Writing, Local History, Researcher, Genealogy

Hicks Howe DNA Discoveries

I’m descended from James Hicks, eldest son of Richard Hicks and Margaret Howe. I did an Ancestry DNA test in early 2017, and since then I’ve had thousands of matches, including many Hicks – Howe connected. I’ve also uploaded my … Continue reading

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1829 Murder of John Rivett – a narrow escape by James Hicks

From Kerrie Anne Christian … updated 27.3.2017 from the original post of May 2014 I had always wondered if there had been any interactions between the Hicks family members and Aboriginal people. Then, in mid May 2014, I learned of … Continue reading

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John Herbert and Deborah Ellam – First Fleeters and in-laws of Margaret Howe’s Daughters – Sarah Mary Hicks and Elizabeth White

John Herbert – lucky not to be hung and a convict transported on the Charlotte as part of the First Fleet – later to marry Deborah Ellam ? Convicted with John Herbert was one of my own First Fleet ancestors, … Continue reading

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