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Farrell, Ambrose (c. 1751–?)

Ambrose Farrell (c.1751- ) was an able seaman on the Supply when he arrived at Sydney in January 1788 as part of the First Fleet. He was promoted to carpenter's crew on 2 November 1788 and stayed with the ship to the end of her return voyage at Deptford in May 1792.

* information from Mollie Gillen, The Founders of Australia: A Biographical Dictionary of the First Fleet (1989), pp 123-24

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'Farrell, Ambrose (c. 1751–?)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/farrell-ambrose-31109/text38480, accessed 28 October 2020.

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c. 1751
Dublin, Ireland

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