|Title||Arrival Year||Ship Name||Story||Panel #|
Maria came to Australia with her Mother (Cristina) and Brother (Francesco). Her Father (Giovanni) had arrived 7 years before in 1954. She married...
|ALBANY, Brian & Gladys||1949||OTRANTO||
Rev. Brian Albany & family, on arrival in WA settled in Morowa. It soon became home & a 4th child, Angela was born in 1956. After Morowa...
|ALBERGHINI, Danilo G||1952||OCEANIA||253|
|ALBERT, F, J, K, T & L||1950||FAIRSEA||
Father's name: Franciszek Albert, Mother's name: Janina Albert, Sister: Kazimiera Albert, Brother: Tadeusz Albert, Self: Leokadia Albert
When I first arrived at the age of four, I couldn't speak a word of English. I am now a High School Teacher and I teach English. I married Silvana...
Girolamo married Maria Testa in 1974. They have four children, Teresa, Bruno, Orazio and Olivia. Girolamo is currently a councillor with the...
Lucia married Gaetano Palermo in 1973. They have a daughter, Julie and a son Mark
|ALBERTI, Orazio & Teresa||1959||NEPTUNIA||
Orazio Alberti worked at Arnotts Mills & Wares for most of his working life in Fremantle. In Capo D'Orlando he worked as a taxi driver. He...
|ALBERTINI, Edio||1950||UGOLINO VIVALDI||
Edio was 22 years old when he arrived in Perth and worked as a bricklayer for Brisbane & Wunderlich. He Married Emma Panici and they had four...
Eligio Albertini arrived in Australia aged 17 and lived with his brother Edio. A bricklayer by trade, he changed profession in the late 70's and...
Frank is the 12th child in a family of 15 children. The family arrived in Australia in various stages, the first in 1952. All the siblings settled...
|ALBERTS, Johan Cornelis||1953||SIBAJAK||
Married in 1957 to Anna Vanderbol.
Married 1956, 9th June to John Knyn. Three children; Steve, Brian & Robert.
|ALBERTSEN, Tony O||1952||AUSTRALIA||
2 brothers and 2 sisters left England (with 6 others) for Fairbridge Farm School, Pinjarra WA. Mother arrived in Fremantle, WA from London in 1954...
|ALBONICO, Clemente & Teresa||1937||ROMOLO||
They were naturalised Australians. They worked lived and died in W.A. Raised 4 children with 3 still living there. They were a pioneer family of...
|ALBORN Family||1976||KOTA SINGAPURA||13|
|ALBRECHT, Ewald & Rosel||1953||CASTEL VERDE||83|
|ALBUTT, Arthur & Alice||1922||ESPERANCE BAY||
Briefly resided at Busselton under the Group Settlement Scheme until land deemed unsuitable. Transferred to Group 72 under Group Settlement Scheme...
|ALCHIN, Jack & Kath||1974||PATRIS||
Jack and Kath left England to join their eldest son John wife Molly, grandchildrem Gary and Kirsty who had migrated 2 years before. When John and...
|ALCOCK, Henry W & Family||1895||ORIZABA||
Came with 7 children (2 boys and 5 girls). Brickmaker in East Guildford. On Swan Road Board.
|ALCOCK, John & Dora||1950||OTRANTO||
John & Dora Alcock, with their family, Tony 9, Malcolm 8, Marilyn 7 & Derek 2 arrived in Fremantle onboard the 'Otranto' September 1950....
Arriving just before crash of 1929. Worked briefly at farm at Cuballing, then had to find work in the Goldfields jumping trains. Met Marjorie Hill...
|ALDER Family||1954||NEW AUSTRALIA||
Father (Jim Alder) served on Active Duty WWII, Germany & Africa. Emigrated family to start new life in Australia.
|ALDERMAN, LRH (Bob)||1913||ARMADALE||
Commenced teaching at Moonyoonooka 16/02/1914 and remained with Education Dept until 1955. Last school was Pickering Brook. Grandfather to Terry...
|ALDERSON, A & AM||1952||DORCHESTER||
Alfred was taken from the ship to Royal Perth Hospital for surgery to his bowels and took 6 months to recover. The family had 5 pound left when he...
|ALDERSON, John EA||1947||ASTURIAS||
Nuclear Physicist & Artist
|ALDERSON, Patricia Mary||1947||ASTURIAS||228|
|ALDERSON, Richard & Mary||1947||ASTURIAS||
UK to Fremantle via Suez. Ship met at Fremantle by Dame Senator Tangney. First migrant ship direct to Fremantle only. Sponsored by Parrant Family...
|ALDERTON, FJ, EJ, LE & SP||1925||EURIPIDES||
Group Settlers - Group Number 72 East Witchcliffe. A daughter - (JM Alderton) was born 02/09/1925 in Margaret River.
In transit through Fremantle. Settled in Melbourne 1962. Married children now live in UK, Melbourne & Western Australia. Richard married...
|ALDOUS, William & Lillian||1923||ORSOVA||
Parents went to group settlement at North cliff. Dad used to do logging. My parents were the first couple to entertain "at the time". My parents...
Jenny left Preston after her mother died. She came to Australia to stay with her sister and brother-in-law, Mr and Mrs Vanderlist in Springvale....
|ALDRIDGE Family||1954||NEW AUSTRALIA||
Geoffrey Alan Aldridge was the youngest immigrant to arrive in Australia at that time (so we were told) at less than six months of age.
|ALEKNAVI IUS, A & D||1950||FAIRSEA||
Augustas (father) Delfina (mother) arived with 5 children as listed. Edmundas (son) 20, Edvinas (son) 15, Delfinas (son) 11, Janina (daughter) 8,...
|ALESSANDRINI, Antonio A||1955||NEPTUNIA||325|
|ALESSANDRINI, V & A||1955||NEPTUNIA||
Vittorio (Vic) had lived in NSW from 1952 – 54 but returned to Italy to marry Antonia. Vittorio and Antonia first stepped foot in Australia...
|ALESSANDRO, Leone||1952||CASTEL FELICE||
Initially, Leo worked in a number of parts of the state in mainly manual labour roles. Later, he became a well-known and respected business man in...
|ALEXANDER, Jim & May||1956||ARCADIA||
Jim and May arrived with two children - third born in Australia. Family lived in Sydney. On retirement Jim and May moved to Bathurst NSW. Daughter...
|ALEXANDER, John & Pat||1976||AUSTRALIS||233|
|ALEXANDER, John J & Maureen||1966||CASTEL FELICE||
John Johnston served Army 1954 - 1966 British services. Arrived 1966 in Australia. Trade Fitter. Served Police Department 1967/1975. Deceased 20th...
|ALEXANDER, Philip A||1976||AUSTRALIS||233|
Now living in Perth. Married name Helen Morse-Evens.
|ALEXANDROW Adam & Katerina||1950||FAIRSEA||
Arrived in Fremantle 1950 with wife Katerina, children Valentina and Walter. Initially settled in Cranbrook and employed by Western Australian...
|ALFERINK, Johan & Anna||1953||JOHAN VAN OLDENBARNEVELT||
Johan & Anna Alferink were very keen to migrate to Australia with it's great opportunity for their young family. That was proven with the...