I had read that article in the Northern Star, but that was before I knew there was a family connection.
A minor curiosity on Paddy's monument is that it was unveiled by the Governor of Queensland, yet Alstonville is 100km south of the Qld border.
NSW Convict: Peter WIFFIN (alias VIVIAN)
VDL Convict: Richard REES
SA Pioneers: Hornsby, Wallis, Willoughby, Floate, Mills.
SA Old Colonists: Chesson, Degenhardt, McFeat, Tyler, Ladner, Edwards, Cassidy, Rhodes, Shaw, Waye.
SA Colonists: Sibley, Jones, Pike, Bowyer, Davey.