Henry Punch (b 1856)

parents Thomas James Punch & Catherine Lock

born 8 March 1856, Limehouse, London, England[1]
baptised 6 April 1856, St Anne's Church of England, Limehouse, London, England[1]
died 1861, probably - Bendigo, Vcitoria, Australia[3]

Henry Punch was born on 8 March 1856 and baptised on 6 April 1856 at St Anne's Church of England, Limehouse[1].  

Henry Punch baptism entry - St Anne's Limehouse parish register

Henry and his family arrived in Sydney, Australia on 4 October 1857 onboard the clipper ship "Light of the Age" which sailed from London Docklands[3].  

They travelled from England with his aunts, Sarah Ann and her family and Louisa Charlotte and her husband Charles Young.  Henry was ony 1 year old when he made the voyage.

from the Light of the Age manifest

Henry died in 1862, probably in the Bendigo area[3].

  1. St Anne's Parish Records - www.ancestry.com
  2. NSW Assisted Immigration Passenger List 1828-1896
  3. Victorian births, marriages and death indexes