GELLERT 1847Bremerhaven August 27th 1847
Port Adelaide December 21, 1847
The GELLERT departed Bremen August 28th 1847 under the command of Captain Ihlder/Fhlert and arrived in Port Adelaide on December 21st 1847 with 247 passengers.
The name GELLERT is just visible on the top pennant
of the large ship on the left of the picture.
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Most of the Migrants came in family groups - some consisted of two or three generations.
SOURCES: Biographical Index of South Australians 1836-1885, SAGHS, 1986;