Captain William Twizell Waw

born South Shields c 1844 d Sydney 1901.

The South Sea Islands Islanders and the Queensland Labour Trade

A Record of Voyages and Experiences in the Western Pacific, from 1875 to 1891.

The Times, 3 April 1885 Letters to the Editor (from Melbourne)

Death Notice - Sydney Morning Herald, 6 July 1901 & 8 July 1901

Epitaph from Captain Wawn's headstone in Rookwood Necropolis, Sydney

Interestingly, UK Family Records Centre do not have a record of his birth around 1844. I have a copy of his NSW Death Certificate.

Wawn Family Tree