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.
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.