Transport Ship Tamar

Transport Ship Tamar

Bermuda to Ireland

December 1870

James William Hickley Kempster was born aboard the "Tamar" on Dec 27 1870 en route from St George's, Bermuda to Ballinasloe, County Galway, Ireland.  His parents were Eliza Arbuthnot(Hyland) and William Henry Kempster.  His older sister may also have been on board- Catherine Sophie (Kitty) born in 1867. The Captain's name was Hickley

contributed by Jane Leslie on 25 Mar 2004