In September 1851 Charlotte Drew arrived in Ballarat with her husband who was a builder. Mr Drew died shortly after their arrival, but Charlotte stayed in Ballarat and ran a small family business.http://made.org/whats-on/eureka-day-2016/
Goldfields Involvement, 1854
Charlotte Drew was near the Eureka Stockade and helped several diggers. She was interviewed many years later and could vividly remember the activity of 03 December 1854. Hew tent was riddled with troopers bullets the following day.http://made.org/whats-on/eureka-day-2016/
Post 1854 Experiences
Corfield, J.,Wickham, D., & Gervasoni, C. The Eureka Encyclopaedia, Ballarat Heritage Services, 2004.