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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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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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The Hicks Family Survive the Mighty Flood of the Hawkesbury in March 1806

Today my husband, David Christian, and I visited the Hawkesbury Regional Museum off Thompson Square in Windsor as part of a U3A day trip. At the Museum, we were looking for information on David’s Hibbs family in the Hawkesbury area. … Continue reading

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