Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

William DONKINAge: 60 years18081868

Name
William DONKIN
Given names
William
Surname
DONKIN
Birth February 16, 1808
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
MarriageJane HOPEView this family
1828 (Age 19 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Birth of a son
#1
Edward DONKIN
about 1828 (Age 19 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 913
Baptism of a sonEdward DONKIN
about 1828 (Age 19 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Birth of a daughter
#2
Mary DONKIN
before August 31, 1831 (Age 23 years)
Note: It was noted that she was six years of age at the time she arrived in Australia on 31 August 1837.
Baptism of a daughterMary DONKIN
December 18, 1831 (Age 23 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Birth of a daughter
#3
Barbara Ann DONKIN
January 24, 1834 (Age 25 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Birth of a daughter
#4
Isabella DONKIN
August 25, 1837 (Age 29 years)
Address: On board the City of Edinburgh.
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Immigration August 31, 1837 (Age 29 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: William Donkin Birth Year: abt 1808 Age: 29 Arrival Date: 31 Aug 1837 Vessel Name: City of Edinburgh Origin Location: Rothbury, Northumberland, England

Donkin - William and Family on board the City of Edinburgh
Donkin - William and Family on board the City of Edinburgh

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Note: Arrived on board the "City of Edinburgh" with his wife Jane and children Edward, Mary, Ann and Isabella. Isabella having been born only six days before they arrived.
Donkin Family - City of Edinburgh
Donkin Family - City of Edinburgh

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Birth of a son
#5
James DONKIN
October 20, 1841 (Age 33 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Citation details: V1842394 162A/1842 DUNSCON JAMES WILLIAM JANE
Death of a wifeJane HOPE
February 3, 1844 (Age 35 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Marriage of a childEdward DONKINSarah Ann TOWERSView this family
May 8, 1855 (Age 47 years)
Address: Bendolba
Citation details: V18551103 43B/1855 DONKIN EDWARD TOWERS SARAH A MA
Text:

The district signified by the MA indicates that the marriage was conducted accortding to the rites of the Church of England and registered at the Australian Agricultural Company, Dungog, Eldon, Stroud or Uffington.

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 913 and 915
Marriage of a childWilliam SOMERVILLEBarbara Ann DONKINView this family
February 7, 1856 (Age 47 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Citation details: V1856437 82/1856 SOMMERVILLE WILLIAM DONKIN BARBARA A PC
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413 and 418
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Jane “Jinny” DONKIN
April 20, 1856 (Age 48 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 913
Citation details: 4400/1856 DONKIN JANE EDWARD SARAH A DUNGOG
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Jane Hope SOMERVILLE
October 26, 1856 (Age 48 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413 and 421
Citation details: 4468/1856 SOMERVILLE JANE WILLIAM BARBARA DUNGOG
Marriage of a childJames BARNESIsabella DONKINView this family
May 13, 1857 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: 1697/1857 BARNES JAMES DONKIN ISABELLA DUNGOG
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 673
Birth of a grandson
#3
Robert DONKIN
October 13, 1857 (Age 49 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 913
Citation details: 10494/1857 DONKIN ROBERT EDWARD SARAH A BUNGAY BUNGAY
Birth of a grandson
#4
William Henry BARNES
February 25, 1858 (Age 50 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 673
Birth of a grandson
#5
Robert James SOMERVILLE
June 14, 1858 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 6792/1858 SOMERVILLE ROBERT WILLIAM BARBARA DUNGOG
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413 and 641
Birth of a grandson
#6
William DONKIN
November 17, 1859 (Age 51 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 913
Citation details: 13940/1859 DONKIN WILLIAM EDWARD SARAH A WINGHAM
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Saturday 3 August 1929, page 10
Birth of a grandson
#7
James Samuel BARNES
April 24, 1860 (Age 52 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 673
Citation details: 6711/1860 BARNES JAMES S JAMES ISABELLA DUNGOG
Birth of a grandson
#8
William SOMERVILLE
July 4, 1861 (Age 53 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Citation details: 8561/1861 SOMERVILLE WILLIAM WILLIAM BARBARA A MANNING RIVER
Birth of a grandson
#9
Edward DONKIN
September 25, 1861 (Age 53 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 913
Citation details: 8592/1861 DONKIN EDWARD EDWARD SARAH A MANNING RIVER
Birth of a grandson
#10
Edward Augustus “Gus” BARNES
July 30, 1862 (Age 54 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 673
Citation details: 7413/1862 BARNES EDWARD A JAMES ISABELLA DUNGOG
Marriage of a childWilliam TAYLORMary DONKINView this family
November 19, 1862 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 1880/1862 TAYLOR WILLIAM DONKIN MARY DUNGOG
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Marriage of a childJames DONKINMargaret LEANView this family
July 23, 1863 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 1820/1863 DONKIN JAMES LEAN MARGARET DUNGOG
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Birth of a grandson
#11
Francis DONKIN JP
September 17, 1863 (Age 55 years)
Address: Rye Hill
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 913
Citation details: 8882/1863 DONKIN FRANCIS EDWARD SARAH A MANNING RIVER
Publication: Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer (NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 19 February 1943, page 2
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Margaret Clara SOMERVILLE
January 25, 1864 (Age 55 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Citation details: 9633/1864 SOMERVILLE MARGARET C WILLIAM BARBARA A MANNING RIVER
Birth of a grandson
#13
William James DONKIN
May 1, 1864 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: 16514/1864 DONKIN WILLIAM J JAMES MARGARET WOLLONGONG
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Birth of a granddaughter
#14
Sarah Ann DONKIN
September 17, 1865 (Age 57 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 913
Citation details: 10108/1865 DONKIN SARAH A EDWARD SARAH A MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 529
Birth of a granddaughter
#15
Emily Jane DONKIN
May 4, 1866 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: 9799/1866 DONKIN EMILY J JAMES MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Birth of a granddaughter
#16
Barbara Ann BARNES
June 14, 1866 (Age 58 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 673
Citation details: 8118/1866 BARNES BARBARA A JAMES ISABELLA DUNGOG
Birth of a grandson
#17
John Alexander SUMMERVILLE
March 10, 1867 (Age 59 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Citation details: 10790/1867 SUMMERVILLE JOHN A WILLIAM BARBARA MANNING RIVER
Birth of a grandson
#18
Allan DONKIN
October 1, 1867 (Age 59 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 913
Citation details: 10882/1867 DONKIN ALLAN EDWARD SARAH A MANNING RIVER
Birth of a grandson
#19
Edward Samuel DONKIN
July 23, 1868 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 10980/1868 DONKIN EDWARD S JAMES MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 914
Death October 11, 1868 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 1214/1868 DONKIN WILLIAM AGE 60 YEARS DIED SYDNEY SYDNEY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Burial October 12, 1868 (1 day after death)
Cemetery: Balmain Pioneers Memorial Park
Religion: Church of England
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Text:

Donkin William 1808? 12 Oct 1868 60 Balmain Pioneers Memorial Park NSW

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father
mother
Marriage:
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Family with Jane HOPE - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 1828England, United Kingdom
1 year
son
4 years
daughter
Woman Pioneer IconMary DONKIN
Birth: before August 31, 1831 23 23England, United Kingdom
Death: November 30, 1904Woonona, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
4 years
son

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
ImmigrationPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: William Donkin Birth Year: abt 1808 Age: 29 Arrival Date: 31 Aug 1837 Vessel Name: City of Edinburgh Origin Location: Rothbury, Northumberland, England

Donkin - William and Family on board the City of Edinburgh
Donkin - William and Family on board the City of Edinburgh

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

DeathD - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 1214/1868 DONKIN WILLIAM AGE 60 YEARS DIED SYDNEY SYDNEY
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index
Text:

Donkin William 1808? 12 Oct 1868 60 Balmain Pioneers Memorial Park NSW