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Henry Mansfield with his wife Sarah nee Makepeace and 3 children, Henry 5, Sarah 4 and Mary 2, arrived in Sydney, Australia on 11th December 1838 on the "JAMES PATTISON".
Henry spent some time in Parramatta NSW before going to Hobart and then boarding the Schooner "AMICUS" arriving in South Australia 1st May 1851.
Henry MANSFIELD, born 29 Nov 1810 in Holcombe Rogus Devon England; died 16 Oct 1884 in Thebarton South Australia, son of James MANSFIELD and Mary COLEMAN
He married SARAH MAKEPEACE on 27 Dec 1832 in Wellington Somerset England St Johns Methodist
Sarah Ann MAKEPEACE was born 1802; died 17 Dec 1875 in 68 Gilles Street Adelaide. She was the daughter of John Makepeace and Sarah Hurley

James Mansfield tailor 30, a brother of Henry, with his wife Mary nee Ralph 32, their children John 5, James 4 and Ruth 2 arrived in Hobart on the "Sir Charles Napier" on 28 November 1842. Also travelling with them were his sister Ruth 26, a straw-worker, brother John 25 a blacksmith, and sister Hannah 23. The whole group left Hobart Town on the 29 December 1842 on the schooner "Waterlily" arriving in Sydney on Monday 9 January 1843. James Mansfield was the founding deacon of the Baptist church Smithfield 6 Dec 1857.

Children of Sarah Ann MAKEPEACE and Henry MANSFIELD were as follows:
Henry MANSFIELD, born 22 Oct 1833 in Wellington Somerset England; died 19 Mar 1899 in Angaston South Australia. He married Jane DENHOLM.
Sarah MANSFIELD, born 17 Jan 1835 in Wellington Somerset England; died 17 Mar 1902 in Goolwa South Australia. She married 1 Nathaniel Hardy HEANES 2 William OSBORNE.
Mary MANSFIELD, born 11 Aug 1836; died 18 Mar 1868. She married Richard BARRATT.
Ruth MANSFIELD, born 21 Apr 1838; died 15 May 1838.
James MANSFIELD, born 23 Apr1840 died 8 Jun 1841
James MANSFIELD, born 11 Apr 1842 died 6 Sep 1919. He married Amelia BROWN.
Eliza MANSFIELD born 23 Oct 1843 died 5 Dec 1876.She married Joseph Henry BONNETT.
Charles MANSFIELD, born 5 Jun 1848 died 2 Jun 1881 He married Jane Elizabeth REED.
Louisa MANSFIELD, born 16 Apr 1850 died 3 May 1911 She married George Edwin RICHARDSON.


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