Noel. James Hobbs was b. London 1792. m.Mary Anne Hone in Hobart 1825.James occupation is listed as a warfinger. Children were: William james Hobbs 1828 m.Harriett Collins James Joseph Hobbs 1829 Mary Anne Jane Hobbs 1832 Edmund Nugent Hobbs 1834 Frances Maria Hobbs 1835 Anne Pearson Hobbs1837 Henry Hone Hobbs1840 Martha Louisa Hobbs 1842
Mary Anne Hone was the Daughter of Judge Joseph Hone, Master of the Supreme Court of Van Diemans Land.-Wife Ann Lamport.m.Somerset England. Edwin Ashby.