James CANN , 17871834 (aged 46 years)

Name
James /CANN/
Given names
James
Surname
CANN
Immigration

Arrived free on board the "Fame".

Occupation

John Herring Boughton was the first owner of the property "Tillimby" near Dungog. He was a member of the Stock Protection Society. He started a salt works at Lake Macquarie.

James Cann was the overseer on Tillimby.

Dr. Isaac Scot Nind es-surgeon of the 57th Regiment occupied a small area of the Tillimby estate with his residence and a small hospital he kept for settlers to send their assigned servants.

Paraphrased from:

"A Comparative Heritage Study of pre 1850s Homestead Complexes in the Hunter Region" produced by the NSW Dept of Environment.