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Kindly transcribed and submitted to TheShipsList by Robert Janmaat, Adelaide, from a variety of sources, cited below.
Return to SA Passenger Lists,1847-1886

ship Gipsy, 496 tons, Captain Bolton, from Southampton 15th May 1853, arrived at Port Adelaide, South Australia 15th August 1853

note:— There was no copy of the original list in the library, therefore, the list below is entirely from the South Australian Register, dated 16th August 1853. More information may be available from various BMD and / or Biographical indexes, of which I have copies. Please use the link above to contact me for additional information, or, if you are able to provide additional information and correct name spellings for those persons listed below.— Robert Janmaat

South Australian Register Tuesday 16th August 1853

Monday August 15th, 1853:— . . the ship Gipsy, 496 tons, Bolton, Master, from Southampton, 15th May. Passengers: Mr. Boykett and family, Miss Reynolds, Mr. and Mrs. Sinclair and three children, Mr. and Mrs. Burdling and two children, Messrs. Tapeton, Seerle, Jones, Middleton and Miller, Mr. and Mrs. Lowniswick and Servant, in the cabin; — 10th ship from England to S.A. with government passengers for 1853 ; unknown number of births or deaths on the passage, —?—, surgeon-superintendent.

Capt. & Mrs. Harney & two children Miss Tucker Messrs. Madge
. . . Bezell & five children Gardiner Longbottom & family Sayer, 2 | Mr. & Mrs (Barrett) Sawyer
Maria Jane Barrett | sister of Mrs. Sawyer Berretson Jolly, 5 Messrs. Jolly
. . . Jones Baringer, wife & family Lerke & wife Miss Elliott
Messrs. Lee . . . Carter . . . Jennings . . . Martin
May, 4 Tuck Miller, 3 Benton
Playle William Bruce Reid
Davy Ashwood Paine, 4 Gill
Rowe, 2 Lawrence Homann, 2 Barlow
Elliott Best Pedham Ferguson
Benhard Veed Hugg Wald, 5
Ashford, 5 Chaffey Staple Long
Fitzgerald French Thompson Harris
Wood, 2 Way, 3 Prow, 2 Cork
Chambers Rhed Chalkers, 2 Green *
Allen * Gardiner, 2 Morris, 2 Peth, 3
Lawrence, 2 Wilkins, 3 Taylor Cerapter, 5
Baye Barnes Gurrin Hocart
Lyons Ashwood, 2 Lacy, 3 Bell
Chindermowing Elliott Boward Langley, 2
Parten Luckley Fargett Davy, 5
Harridge, 2 Lawrence, 7 Darwin  
* submitted: Just to let you know that the passenger Green on your passenger list is Sarah Kellaway Green of Weymouth, who later (1859) married John Banks Shepherdson (Stipendiary Magistrate at Wallaroo/Kadina/Moonta).   The passenger Allen is Gabriel Allen her “adopted brother” who worked for the Shepherdsons after the marriage....

Sources: State Library South Australia, official passenger lists, mainly of immigrants arriving in South Australia under United Kingdom assisted passage schemes, 1847-1886 GRG 35/48a (formely ACC 313); Sydney Shipping Gazette; South Australian Register; The South Australian Government Gazette; Biographical index SA 1836-1885 (the B-index column indicates individuals who may be found in that index, with corresponding reference

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