Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person.You may need to compare the information about more than one person to find your ancestor.
“Bounty immigrants” were selected by colonists who then paid for their passage.
When the immigrant arrived, a colonist would employ the immigrant and the employer would then be reimbursed by the government for all or part of the cost of passage.
The first immigrants to apply for this assisted immigration, were the people from Ireland, England, Wales, and Scotland.
Later, people from other European countries began immigrating to Australia.
As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor’s given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationships.