JOHN CURTIS

 

JOHN CURTIS CAME AS CONVICT ON THE GANGES IN 1797. RANDOM EXTRACTS FROM NLA NEWSPAPERS MENTIONING THE NAME JOHN CURTIS. ONCE AGAIN . COULD BE OUR JOHN. MIGHT NOT BE. NEVERTHELESS THE ENTRIES ARE WORTH READING ON THE NATIONAL LIBRARY AUSTRALIA WEBSITE.

 http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article627695

SYDNEY GAZETTE 1809

Lost or Mislaid, a Note of Hand drawn by John Curtis in favor of Thomas Jones for £40. This is to caution the Public against receiving in payment the said Note, it being my property.

Hugh Devlin

http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article627801

More about the same note. Could well be Grandfather John since he lived at Parramatta at this time.

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