This Day in History: 1829-05-31

Lieutenant Governor James Stirling and early Toodyay settlers James Drummond and Thomas Davis and families arrived at the Swan River Colony on the ship Parmelia.


Sources:
Rica Erickson. The Drummonds of Hawthornden. Lamb Paterson, 1969, p.6.
Family History WA website (viewed 26 Mar. 2021): https://membership.wags.org.au/1829-ships/97-parmelia.
Rica Erickson & Robyn Taylor. Toodyay homesteads. Hesperian Press, 2006, p.85.