Author Archives: Kerrie Anne Christian

About Kerrie Anne Christian

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

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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Ann Brain nee Daley – Irish Women Convicts Documentary on Irish TV

Ann Brain nee Daley, mother of Margaret Hicks nee Brain-Daley, was a convict transported from Ireland – an ancestor of all of us Hicks descendants. Did you know you can watch the Irish documentary series on Irish Women Convicts transported … Continue reading

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