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Barbara Ann DONKINAge: 69 years18341903

Name
Barbara Ann DONKIN
Given names
Barbara Ann
Surname
DONKIN
Married name
Barbara Ann SOMERVILLE
Birth January 24, 1834 25 26
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 sisterIsabella DONKIN
August 25, 1837 (Age 3 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 3 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 913
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Jane Donkin Birth Year: abt 1808 Age: 29 Arrival Date: 31 Aug 1837 Vessel Name: City of Edinburgh Children's Names: Edward Donkin, Mary Donkin, Ann Donkin

Donkin Children - City of Edinburgh
Donkin Children - City of Edinburgh

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Note: Arrived on the "City of Edinburgh" with her parents, William and Jan and her siblings William, Mary and Isabella. Isabella having been born six days before their arrival.
Donkin Family - City of Edinburgh
Donkin Family - City of Edinburgh

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Birth of a brotherJames DONKIN
October 20, 1841 (Age 7 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 motherJane HOPE
February 3, 1844 (Age 10 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Number of childrenWilliam SOMERVILLEView this family
8

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Note: Known to have 8 children. 4 sons and 4 daughters.
Marriage of a siblingEdward DONKINSarah Ann TOWERSView this family
Type: Religious marriage
May 8, 1855 (Age 21 years)
Address: Bendolba
Religion: Church of England
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
MarriageWilliam SOMERVILLEView this family
February 7, 1856 (Age 22 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 daughter
#1
Jane Hope SOMERVILLE
October 26, 1856 (Age 22 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 siblingJames BARNESIsabella DONKINView this family
May 13, 1857 (Age 23 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 son
#2
Robert James SOMERVILLE
June 14, 1858 (Age 24 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 son
#3
William SOMERVILLE
July 4, 1861 (Age 27 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
Marriage of a siblingWilliam TAYLORMary DONKINView this family
November 19, 1862 (Age 28 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 siblingJames DONKINMargaret LEANView this family
July 23, 1863 (Age 29 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 daughter
#4
Margaret Clara SOMERVILLE
January 25, 1864 (Age 30 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 son
#5
John Alexander SUMMERVILLE
March 10, 1867 (Age 33 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
Death of a fatherWilliam DONKIN
October 11, 1868 (Age 34 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 of a fatherWilliam DONKIN
October 12, 1868 (Age 34 years)
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

Birth of a daughter
#6
Barbara Ann “Annie” SOMERVILLE
August 23, 1870 (Age 36 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413 and 417
Citation details: 11663/1870 SOMERVILLE BARBARA A WILLIAM BARBARA MANNING RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#7
Victoria Armstrong SOMERVILLE
October 19, 1872 (Age 38 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Birth of a son
#8
Arthur SOMERVILLE
February 28, 1874 (Age 40 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Citation details: 13739/1874 SOMERVILLE ARTHUR WILLIAM BARBARA MANNING RIVER
Marriage of a childHarrie Josling HAMMONDJane Hope SOMERVILLEView this family
November 10, 1886 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: 5468/1886 HAMMOND HARRIE J SOMERVILLE JANE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Evelyn Victoria HAMMOND
July 13, 1888 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 24357/1888 HAMMOND EVELYN V HARRIE J JANE H TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Edith SOMERVILLE
August 15, 1889 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 23222/1889 SOMERVILLE EDITH RICHARD J ANNIE S TAREE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Text:

Edith born at Camden Haven 15/17 August 1889 – 17th is original date, with 15th written above in same hand but different ink.

Marriage of a childRobert James SOMERVILLEAnnie Sophia BEATTIEView this family
about 1889 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 5007/1889 SOMERVAILLE ROBERT J BEATTIE ANNIE S TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1158
Death of a sonWilliam SOMERVILLE
September 20, 1889 (Age 55 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10289/1889 SOMMERVILLE WILLIAM WILLIAM BARBARA A TAREE
Marriage of a childJohn LONGWORTHBarbara Ann “Annie” SOMERVILLEView this family
April 30, 1890 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: 7037/1890 LONGWORTH JOHN SOMERVILLE BARBARA A TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413, 417 and 582
Birth of a grandson
#3
Leo Somerville HAMMOND
May 4, 1890 (Age 56 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 421
Citation details: 33686/1890 HAMMOND LEO S HARRIE J JANE H TAREE
Death of a brotherEdward DONKIN
October 26, 1890 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: 12525/1890 DONKIN EDWARD WILLIAM JANE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 913 and 915
Birth of a grandson
#4
Alexander William SOMERVILLE
June 15, 1891 (Age 57 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Text:

Alexander William born at Kembriki 15th June 1891

Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Annie Vera LONGWORTH
February 21, 1892 (Age 58 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 417
Citation details: 34547/1892 LONGWORTH ANNIE V JOHN BARBARA A TAREE
Death of a brotherJames DONKIN
April 17, 1892 (Age 58 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Citation details: 12679/1892 DONKIN JAMES WILLIAM JANE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Eva May SOMERVILLE
July 31, 1892 (Age 58 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Text:

Eva May born at Camden Haven 31st July 1892

Death of a grandsonAlexander William SOMERVILLE
February 27, 1893 (Age 59 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Birth of a grandson
#7
Erroll Duff HAMMOND
April 12, 1893 (Age 59 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 421
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Dorothy Barbara LONGWORTH
January 1, 1894 (Age 59 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 417
Citation details: 32944/1894 LONGWORTH DOROTHY B JOHN BARBARA A TAREE
Citation details: dorothy b longworth.rtf
Birth of a grandson
#9
Cecil Beattie SOMERVILLE
May 1, 1894 (Age 60 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Text:

Cecil Beattie born at Kembriki 1st May 1894

Death of a daughterVictoria Armstrong SOMERVILLE
September 3, 1895 (Age 61 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10379/1895 SOMERVILLE VICTORIA A WILLIAM BARBARA A TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Victoria Summerville LONGWORTH
September 4, 1895 (Age 61 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 417
Citation details: 27373/1895 LONGWORTH VICTORIA S JOHN BARBARA A TAREE
Marriage of a childJohn William “Saddler Jack” MURRAYMargaret Clara SOMERVILLEView this family
about 1895 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 1836/1895 MURRAY JOHN W SOMERVILLE MARGARET E TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 790
Death of a daughterBarbara Ann “Annie” SOMERVILLE
September 5, 1895 (Age 61 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413 and 417
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10373/1895 LONGWORTH BARBARA A WILLIAM BARBARA TAREE
Note: Lynne Jackson has written:
Birth of a granddaughter
#11
Sophia Gladys SOMERVILLE
April 19, 1896 (Age 62 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Text:

Sophia Gladys born at Camden Haven 19 April 1896

Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Dorothy MURRAY
about 1896 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 16907/1896 MURRAY DOROTHY JOHN W MARGARET C TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#13
Geoffrey Blake HAMMOND
January 17, 1898 (Age 63 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 421
Citation details: 7640/1898 HAMMOND GEOFFREY B HARRIE J JANE H TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#14
Barbara Ann SOMERVILLE
August 17, 1898 (Age 64 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Text:

Barbara Ann born at Camden Haven 17 August 1898

Citation details: 33812/1898 SOMERVILLE BARBARA A ROBERT J ANNIE S PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a granddaughter
#15
Valerie MURRAY
about 1898 (Age 63 years)
Citation details: 7653/1898 MURRAY VALERIE JOHN W MARGARET C TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#16
Robert Lester SOMERVILLE
February 1, 1900 (Age 66 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Text:

Robert Lester born at Camden Haven 1st February 1900

Death October 20, 1903 (Age 69 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Citation details: 3791/1904 SOMMERVILLE BARBARA A WILLIAM JANE H WINGHAM
Burial
Cemetery: The Bight
Somerville - Barbara Ann
Somerville - Barbara Ann

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 1828England, United Kingdom
1 year
elder brother
4 years
elder sister
Woman Pioneer IconMary DONKIN
Birth: before August 31, 1831 23 23England, United Kingdom
Death: November 30, 1904Woonona, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
herself
4 years
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
Family with William SOMERVILLE - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: February 7, 1856Bendolba, , New South Wales, Australia
9 months
daughter
20 months
son
3 years
son
William SOMERVILLE
Birth: July 4, 1861 36 27Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 20, 1889Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Margaret Clara SOMERVILLE
Birth: January 25, 1864 39 30Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 29, 1941Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
Victoria Armstrong SOMERVILLE
Birth: October 19, 1872 47 38Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 3, 1895Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
16 months
son
Arthur SOMERVILLE
Birth: February 28, 1874 49 40Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 1908Switzerland

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
ImmigrationPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 913
ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Jane Donkin Birth Year: abt 1808 Age: 29 Arrival Date: 31 Aug 1837 Vessel Name: City of Edinburgh Children's Names: Edward Donkin, Mary Donkin, Ann Donkin

Donkin Children - City of Edinburgh
Donkin Children - City of Edinburgh

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MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
MarriageS - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: V1856437 82/1856 SOMMERVILLE WILLIAM DONKIN BARBARA A PC
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413 and 418
Number of childrenPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
DeathS - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 3791/1904 SOMMERVILLE BARBARA A WILLIAM JANE H WINGHAM
DeathAustralian Cemeteries Index
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index