Bullen,Bowden,French,Miller Families of Australia
Past 2 Present...


The past few years of research have taught me a lot about record keeping and information sharing.  

This site is intended to share the information I have collected on the Bullen, Bowden, French and Miller family names of my grandparents and theirs before them! 

It is a work in progress so please forgive any areas that seem a little unfinished.


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After leaving their farming life in Norfolk, England Jonothon Bullen and his wife Eliza, along with their young family, departed for Australia arriving in Sydney in 1855 aboard the "SPEEDY".

William Bowden and his wife Elizabeth embarked on an epic journey on board the "MAITLAND" in 1838 taking with them their 10 children to live their new life in Nsw, Australia.

Newly married couple Christopher and Susan French travelled to Australia aboard the "SOBRAON" arriving in Melbourne in 1884 then making their way to Brisbane soon after

William and Jane Miller resided in Tasmania, Australia.  At this stage it is unknown on what ship and when they arrived in Australia....