Below are listed links to or copies of documents regarding Hawson history and family history.
Edward John Eyre’s book.
Explorer Edward John Eyre talks of Frank Hawson’s death in his book Journals of Expeditions of Discovery into Central Australia, and Overland from Adelaide to King George’s Sound, in the years 1840-1.
This book is available from the University of Adelaide ebooks, a fantastic source. The book is downloadable and copyable.
In Chapter 9 of the book he talks of a “Boy Speared by the Natives — Anomalous State of Our Relations with the Aborigines.”
Hawsons in Canada
Henry Hawson mentioned in a Will.
A Collection of Newfoundland Wills (C) James Cross