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Harragan, Cornelius (c. 1757–?)

Cornelius Harragan (c.1757- ) an able seaman, from Cork, Ireland, arrived in Sydney in January 1788 aboard the Sirius as part of the First Fleet. He was discharged to the Supply on 29 January 1788 and served in her until his discharge at Deptford, England, early in May 1792.

* information from Mollie Gillen, The Founders of Australia: A Biographical Dictionary of the First Fleet (1989), p 161

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'Harragan, Cornelius (c. 1757–?)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/harragan-cornelius-30897/text38260, accessed 27 October 2020.

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  • Harrigan, Cornelius
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c. 1757
Cork, Ireland

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