Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

John Thomas JEFFRESS + Elizabeth KENNEDY

10 children

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Family group information
Religious marriage about 1842
Address: Wesleyan Methodist
Citation details: V184219 84/1842 JEFFRESS JOHN KENNEDY ELIZABETH IA
Publication: Alley, Bowen & Co., 1880
Text:

This is the source where the marriage date of 12 Aug 1845 comes from.

Note: Yvonne Gluyas has the marriage date as 12 Aug 1845. This date has probably come from source S353, History of Sonoma County. The NSW Marriage Index has them married in 1842.
Emigration 1850
Publication: Word document forwarded to Stuart Gregory on 3 June 2007
Text:

Yvonne Gluyas writes:

In 1850 John went to California with his wife Elizabeth and their eldest two children.

Publication: Lewis Publishing Co. 1892
Text:

Source 351 states that he returned to Califormia between 1850 and 1851.

Publication: Alley, Bowen & Co., 1880
Residence 1878
Address: Riverside Farm
Publication: Word document forwarded to Stuart Gregory on 3 June 2007
Publication: Alley, Bowen & Co., 1880
Text:

"In 1878 he became a resident of Sonoma county, and purchased the charming country seat known as the Riverside Farm, which is situated on the Russian river, about two miles below Healdsburg, and which he has since occupied as a family residence andprivate resort."