Death of Andrew Hamilton Hume

The Sydney Morning Herald

5 October 1849

Died, on the 23rd ultimo, at Glenrock, the residence of his daughter, Andrew Hamilton Hume, Esq., aged 88 years.

Mr. Hume was one of the first colonists, having left England in H.M. frigate Guardian, Captain Rio, in the year 1787; which vessel was wrecked by striking on an iceberg, but fortunately reached the Cape of Good Hope; deceased remained there until the arrival of the Lady Julian, in which vessel he took his passage to New South Wales, and arrived in Port Jackson in 1788.