Hunter, John

Naval officer who accompanied Arthur Phillip in the First Fleet, and returned as Governor of the colony from 1795 to 1800.

Vice-Admiral John Hunter 1813-15
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Born
Leith, Scotland
29 Aug 1737
Arrived Sydney
20 Jan 1788
Departed Sydney
2 Oct 1788
Arrived Sydney
8 May 1789
Departed Sydney
1791
Arrived Sydney
7 Sep 1795
Departed Sydney
1801
Died
Hackney, London, England
21 Mar 1821
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Captains Hunter, Collins & Johnston with Governor Phillip, Surgeon White &c. visiting a distressed female native of New South Wales at a hut near Port Jackson 1793
Title page of 'An historical journal of the transactions at Port Jackson and Norfolk Island ...;' by John Hunter, 1793
Captain John Hunter 1792