|Thomas Arndell was the eldest son
Thomas Arndell who arrived on the First Fleet and was
one of seven assistant surgeons who formed the medical staff
led by Surgeon-General John White which cared for the
convicts in the First Fleet
Arndell junior married Sophia Loder in 1824. They resided at Cattai on the
W. Allan Wood in the Dawn in the Valley
records that 'Thomas junior was granted 300 acres in two
portions at the junction of Greig's Creek with the Hunter
River. He later purchased areas of 1033, and 400 acres
situated across the river from the Church and School lands
which lay between Dalswinton
and Wollun Hills. '
Thomas Arndell died in January 1865 at Cattai, Hawkesbury River.
Notes & Links:
The death of Miss Sophie Arndell 29 April 1914 - One of
three unmarried daughters of Thomas Arndell junior.
Thomas was a brother of James
Arndell of Woodlands.
Obituary of Thomas Arndell who died at Cattai in 1907 -
Windsor & Richmond Gazette 16 November 1907