Arrived: 1839Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser 10th September 1839.
Country of origin: Australia
Area in New Zealand: Bay of Islands, Auckland
Source: NLA newspapers, Paperspast
For New Zealand on Sunday last, the schooner Ariel, Captain Stewart with sundries. Passengers, Dr Stewart, Mr Charles Ewart, Dr McNiel, Mr Graham and Mr Didsbury.
Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser 1st October 1839
For New Zealand Friday last, the brig Christina, Captain Munn with sundries. Passengers, Messrs. Drummond, Dalsell, Marshall, Buckland, Kier, Handerd, Ford, Hannigan, McLeod, McLennan, Priddy, Conway, Keddie, Mr and Mrs Hayes, Mr Didsbury and four children and Mr White and four children.
George Didsbury, government printer, arrived as an infant and died in Wellington on the 20th April 1893 aged 54yrs. Obituary His father was Henry Didsbury.