Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Maria BESTGROODAge: 69 years17871857

Name
Maria BESTGROOD
Given names
Maria
Surname
BESTGROOD
Married name
Maria VILE
Also known as
Maria BESGROVE
Also known as
Maria BESTGOOD
Birth November 5, 1787
Citation details: Stewart Family Tree
MarriageJohn VILEView this family
February 16, 1808 (Age 20 years)
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Birth of a son
#1
George VILE
about 1810 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: Web site update 23 Apr 2007
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Email 1 March, 2006
Text:

Stuart Gregory stuart@scss.com.au From: Jan Gregory Subject: Fwd: Gregory Photos Date: Wed, 1 Mar 2006 18:12:13 +1100

Dear Stuart, The data continues! Have you Robert's details yet? He might need a prod. What about Allan? Regards, Jan

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From: PAYNE_FAMILY Date: 1 March 2006 5:10:51 PM To: Han Gregory Subject: Gregory Photos

Hi Jan, I have attached photos of graves of William Gregory SNR and William & Ann Gregory both from Sandgate Cemetery. Photos of William & Ann Gregory and Patrick & Sarah Vial.

RE: Vial. On Patrick & Sarah wedding certif. his parents listed as George Vial & Mary Linham. Patrick born Hunter River , age 44 in 1893 = born about 1849 No record of birth of Patrick Vial/Vile on BDM. A George Vile & Mary Lynham married Newcatle Rom.Catholic Reg. 28.11.1842 Permission to Marry 1842 - Vile, George, 32, Ship-Mangles 8, Sentence 7 years, Status-ticket of leave. Lynham, Mary, 18, ship-Royal Sovereigh, Status-Free. This is all I have on the Vial's at this stage. I need to investigate further.

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: 8148/1879 VIAL GEORGE AGE 67 YEARS DIED PARRAMATTA PARRAMATTA
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names
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There appears no doubt that he was born about 1810. He was listed as being 27 years of age when he arrived on 1827 and 32 years of age when he obtained his permission to marry in 1842.

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Marriage of a childGeorge VILEMary LYNHAMView this family
November 28, 1842 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: V18422471 93/1842 VILE GEORGE LYNHAM MARY LL
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: LL is the code for:
Citation details: Email 1 March, 2006
Text:

Dear Stuart, The data continues! Have you Robert's details yet? He might need a prod. What about Allan? Regards, Jan

Begin forwarded message:

From: PAYNE_FAMILY Date: 1 March 2006 5:10:51 PM To: jancgr@bigpond.net.au Subject: Gregory Photos

Hi Jan, I have attached photos of graves of William Gregory SNR and William & Ann Gregory both from Sandgate Cemetery. Photos of William & Ann Gregory and Patrick & Sarah Vial.

RE: Vial. On Patrick & Sarah wedding certif. his parents listed as George Vial & Mary Linham. Patrick born Hunter River , age 44 in 1893 = born about 1849 No record of birth of Patrick Vial/Vile on BDM. A George Vile & Mary Lynham married Newcatle Rom.Catholic Reg. 28.11.1842 Permission to Marry 1842 - Vile, George, 32, Ship-Mangles 8, Sentence 7 years, Status-ticket of leave. Lynham, Mary, 18, ship-Royal Sovereigh, Status-Free. This is all I have on the Vial's at this stage. I need to investigate further.

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#1
John VIAL
May 10, 1843 (Age 55 years)

Citation details: Email date 30 Nov 2006
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: V1843977 121A/1843 VILLE JOHN GEORGE MARY
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Note: Birth registered as John Ville
Birth of a grandson
#2
Patrick George VIAL
October 31, 1844 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: Email 1 March, 2006
Text:

From: Jan Gregory jancgr@bigpond.net.au Subject: Fwd: Gregory Photos Date: Wed, 1 Mar 2006 18:12:13 +1100

Dear Stuart, The data continues!

Begin forwarded message:

From: PAYNE_FAMILY payne_family@bigpond.com Date: 1 March 2006 5:10:51 PM To: jancgr@bigpond.net.au Subject: Gregory Photos

Hi Jan, I have attached photos of graves of William Gregory SNR and William & Ann Gregory both from Sandgate Cemetery. Photos of William & Ann Gregory and Patrick & Sarah Vial.

RE: Vial. On Patrick & Sarah wedding certif. his parents listed as George Vial & Mary Linham. Patrick born Hunter River , age 44 in 1893 = born about 1849 No record of birth of Patrick Vial/Vile on BDM. A George Vile & Mary Lynham married Newcatle Rom.Catholic Reg. 28.11.1842 Permission to Marry 1842 - Vile, George, 32, Ship-Mangles 8, Sentence 7 years, Status-ticket of leave. Lynham, Mary, 18, ship-Royal Sovereigh, Status-Free. This is all I have on the Vial's at this stage. I need to investigate further.

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: Have searched the NSW BDM Birth Index and found no relevant entry. Could it be this entry:
Christening of a grandsonPatrick George VIAL
December 1, 1844 (Age 57 years)
Godfather: Patrick LYNHAMuncle
Note: Sponsors were Patrick Lynham and Mary Bowen. Patrick Lynham was Mary Lynham's brother.
Birth of a grandson
#3
Charles Joseph VIAL
July 13, 1846 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: Email date 30 Nov 2006
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#4
George VIAL
about 1847 (Age 59 years)

Citation details: Email 30 Nov 2006
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: His birth year was found by deducting his age from the death year of his Mother. It also fits in with the deaths of two other siblings named George.
Birth of a grandson
#5
George Martin VIAL
October 16, 1848 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: Email date 30 Nov 2006
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a grandsonGeorge VIAL
before 1851 (Age 63 years)

Death of a grandsonGeorge Martin VIAL
before 1851 (Age 63 years)

Citation details: Email date 30 Nov 2006
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#6
George Martin VIAL
July 14, 1851 (Age 63 years)

Citation details: V18511109 68/1851 VIAL GEORGE M GEORGE MARY
Quality of data: questionable evidence
Citation details: Email date 30 Nov 2006
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Stewart Family Tree
Note: The Vial Family gedcom has the DOB for George as 14 October 1851.
Birth of a grandson
#7
Joseph Sylvester VIAL
December 10, 1853 (Age 66 years)

Citation details: Email date 30 Nov 2006
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: V1853 650 71/1853 & V1854 650 71/1854
Text:

Baptised at St James, RC, Sydney, Nsw, Australia

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Death of a husbandJohn VILE
March 14, 1855 (Age 67 years)
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Birth of a grandson
#8
Laurence Philip VIAL
December 15, 1855 (Age 68 years)

Citation details: V18553860 72/1855 VIAL LAURENCE P GEORGE MARY
Quality of data: questionable evidence
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Death 1857 (Age 69 years)
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Family with John VILE - View this family
husband
John VILE
Birth: about 1786 18 22Curry Mallet, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Death: March 14, 1855Curry Mallet, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
herself
Maria BESTGROOD
Birth: November 5, 1787Curry Mallet, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Death: 1857Curry Mallet, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Marriage: February 16, 1808Curry Mallet, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
3 years
son

BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
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MarriageWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
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DeathWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
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