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Philip was born in Essex circa 1761 and died at Wilberforce in 1821 (buried as Philip Devine). He was convicted at Chelmsford, Essex, as Thomas Hilton Tennant, in 1786 of stealing seventeen shillings. He arrived on the Alexander.
In 1790 he was sent to Norfolk Island where he cohabited with Ann Doyle who arrived as a convict on the Lady Juliana. Ann was convicted at Kent, aged 18, of burglary. Ann married William Parsons in 1812 in Tasmania. She died in Tasmania in 1822.
Children of Philip and Ann: Sarah Devine born 1791 married (1) Evan Henry Thomas (2) Richard Wallis (3) William Wilson
1794 Norfolk Island - married
(1) Joseph Edward Breedon
(2) James Haydock Reily Edward 1796 married Rosetta Pearson
Children of Edward and Rosetta:
Philip b 1819
Rebecca b1821 married Bernard
Levy in 1836 at Wilberforce.
Sarah b1838 - married Henry
Stevenson in Sydney in 1857
Edward married Rosanna
McKeogh in 1850 at Newcastle