Lucas, Olivia

Convict who witnessed and contributed significantly to the growth of the colony, experiencing both comfort and hardship as she raised a large family.

Milestone
Arrived Sydney
26 Jan 1788
Died
Tasmania
10 Jun 1830
Name
Birth
Gascoigne, Olivia
Birth
Gascoigne, Olivia
Occupation
Position
1787 - 1788
Relationship
Parent of
Spouse
1791 - 1818

Lucas, Olivia

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2011

Founder of a large and successful colonial family, Olivia Gascoigne teamed up with Nathaniel Lucas, convict and carpenter, soon after her arrival in the colony, and together they did well, despite hardships and tragedy.