Migrant Ship - British Empire
24 August 2010 From: Carolynn I came across the arrival of the ship "British Empire" from England, arriving 2nd Sept, 1857 Portland, Vic.
My ancestor was a Joseph Henry Thompson born 25th Dec, 1843, Liverpool, St Peters, Manchester, England. He was 14 years old. He settled on French Island, Vic.
Is there any connection as I don't know his parents names.
As I did not know any details of this ship I searched Gppgle and found the following:-