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Joseph Fleming (1753–1795)

Joseph Fleming served in the 29th Regiment of Foot during the American War of Independence, and transferred to the NSW Corps in 1789. He arrived in Sydney, with his wife, in 1791 aboard the William and Ann as part of the Third Fleet.

Fleming was discharged from the army in November 1794 and received a 25-acre grant of land at Concord.

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  • Flemming, Joseph

April, 1753
York, Yorkshire, England


17 July, 1795 (aged 42)
Concord, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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