Heidemarie Mammeas
Heidemarie Mammeas

 

 
 

  Henry and Susannah

Henry and Susannah

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In 1783 Henry Cable and his father (steal) a rabbit from a farm and (be) sent to prison.
In prison Henry (fall) in love with a girl named Susannah who had stolen two silver spoons and they (have) a child together.
Lord Sydney (decide) that the baby and the parents (must go) to Australia with the first fleet under Captain Arthur Phillip.
The journey to Australia (take) eight months.
In Australia Henry (carry) the captain on his back to the coast and therefore he (be) the first prisoner to stand on the new colony.
Henry and Susannah also (be) the first British couple to get married in Australia.
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Captain Arthur Phillip