Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

William MUDFORDAge: 25 years18341859

Name
William MUDFORD
Given names
William
Surname
MUDFORD
Birth about 1834 40 39
Birth of a sisterMary Ann MUDFORD
about 1838 (Age 4 years)
Marriage of a siblingThomas MUDFORDEliza MINTYView this family
Type: Religious marriage
July 28, 1842 (Age 8 years)
Address: Parish Church
Marriage of a siblingJohn MUDFORDHarriett PATTENView this family
December 25, 1845 (Age 11 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Marriage of a siblingSamuel MUDFORDEmma EBDENView this family
between September 1846 and January 1847 (Age 12 years)
Death of a motherElizabeth “Betsy” HAYWOOD
about 1850 (Age 16 years)
Property
Granted "Meadowbank"
1858 (Age 24 years)
Note: This fact is noted on his memorial plaque in the Mitchells Island Cemetery.
Death August 5, 1859 (Age 25 years)
Cause of death: Killed whilst felling a tree
Citation details: 5533/1859 MUDFORD WILLIAM JOSEPH ELIZABETH WINGHAM
Burial August 8, 1859 (3 days after death)
Address: Plot 120
Cemetery: Mitchell's Island General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc,Taree, 2007
Note: There is a memorial plaque for William in the Mitchells Island Cemetery which is inscribed that he is buried in the Dawson River Cemetery. In the book "Oxley Island, Mitchell's Island Scott's Creek Cemeteries - Burial Records" published by the Manning Wallamba Family History Society, it records that William's burial was the first recorded in Mitchells Island General.
Mudford - William
Mudford - William

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: August 14, 1816West Chinnock, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
5 months
elder sister
4 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
PioneerSamuel MUDFORD
Birth: December 25, 1824 30 29West Chinnock, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Death: February 3, 1899Johnsons Creek, , New South Wales, Australia
8 years
elder brother
3 years
himself
PioneerWilliam MUDFORD
Birth: about 1834 40 39West Chinnock, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Death: August 5, 1859Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
younger sister
Mary Ann MUDFORD
Birth: about 1838 44 43Middle Chinnock, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Death: October 19, 1906Arthur, Wellington, Ontario, Canada

BirthWeb Site - Catherine Mudford
PropertyMemorial - Mudford - William
DeathWeb Site - Catherine Mudford
DeathM - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 5533/1859 MUDFORD WILLIAM JOSEPH ELIZABETH WINGHAM
DeathMemorial - Mudford - William
BurialWeb Site - Catherine Mudford
BurialOxley Island, Mitchell's Island Scott's Creek Cemeteries - Burial Records
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc,Taree, 2007
SourceWeb Site - Catherine Mudford