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Henry Crocket
Family Name: Crocket  Variant Spellings: Crockett 
Given Names: Henry
Place of Birth:
Place of Death:  
Age at Death:
Qualifications: MRCS 1822
Other Occupations:
Spouse: Miss Vardon m. 1825 at Hobart
Voyages: Unknown voyage to Hobart
  • "Caudry" dep. Hobart for Sydney 8 April 1826 (see notes)
  • Came out as:  
    Date Settled Aus: 1822
    Date of Departure:  
    First Registered:
    Off Register:  
    Addresses: Hobart, VDL 1824
  • Calcutta, India 1828
  • Positions Held: 4th Assistant Surgeon at Hobart Town 1824
  • Assistant Surgeon HM Colonial Hospital, Hobart 1825 (Colonial Times)
  • Publications:
    Notes: He has received a letter of recommendation as settler 20 May 1822
  • Brother of John Crocket (qv)
  • "Caudry" departed Sydney for Calcutta on 22 April 1826 so he may have continued to India on this ship
  • Acknowledgments:
    References: Crowther WE. Changing scene in medicine: Van Diemen's Land 1803 to 1853. Medical Journal of Australia 1941;ii:29-34 [4th Assistant Surgeon, Hobart Town 1824]
  • Historical Records of Australia III;4:47 [letter of recommendation as a settler 20 May 1822, Assistant Surgeon Hobart May 1824]
  • Hobart Town Muster 1822
  • Ship news. Hobart Town Gazette, and Van diemen's Land Advertiser 14 September 1822
  • Marriages. Colonial Times, and Tasmanian Advertiser 7 October 1825
  • Ship news. Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser 14 April 1826 [Dr. Crocket on "Caudry" for Sydney]
  • India. Hobart Town Courier 17 January 1829 [In September last Dr. Crocket formerly of this place was in practice in Calcutta]
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    last updated 10-03-2012


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