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Bacon, Elizabeth (c. 1788–?)

Elizabeth Bacon, daughter of marine Samuel Bacon and his wife Elizabeth, was born during the voyage of the Sirius to New South Wales in 1787-88. She was baptised at Sydney on 10 February 1788 by the Rev. Richard Johnson. She left with her family to return to England aboard the Gorgon on 13 December 1791.

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'Bacon, Elizabeth (c. 1788–?)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/bacon-elizabeth-30001/text37210, accessed 5 August 2020.

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Birth

c. 1788
at sea

Passenger Ship
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