Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Catherine FERGUSONAge: 7017811851

Name
Catherine FERGUSON
Given names
Catherine
Surname
FERGUSON
Married name
Catherine McCALLUM
Birth calculated May 12, 1781
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Note: It would seem that Catherine, like so many others, gave an incorrect age when she emigrated, to meet the age requirements for Government assistance.
MarriageDuncan McCALLUMView this family
yes

Birth of a daughter
#1
Mary McCALLUM
calculated December 15, 1812 (Age 31)

Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Note: The shipping record for Mary includes the information that she was 26 years of age in 1838.
Birth of a son
#2
Malcolm McCALLUM
calculated September 12, 1814 (Age 33)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Note: The shipping record for Malcolm includes the information that he was 24 years of age at the time he embarked for Australia in 1838.
Birth of a daughter
#3
Anne McCALLUM
between 1812 and 1816 (Age 30)
Citation details: Online Assisted Shipping Lists
Publication: Goulburn Herald (NSW : 1881 - 1907)
Citation details: Wednesday 3 December 1902, page 3
Johnston - Mrs - Death Notice
Johnston - Mrs - Death Notice

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Note: The shipping records for Anne include the information that she was 25 years of age at the time of her arrival in Australia in 1841.
Birth of a daughter
#4
Christie McCALLUM
calculated November 16, 1816 (Age 35)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Note: The shipping record for Christie includes the information that she was 22 years of age at the time she embarked for Australia in 1838.
Birth of a daughter
#5
Isabella McCALLUM
calculated 1817 (Age 35)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 147
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
McCallum - Isabella - On board the "Sir John Falstaff".
McCallum - Isabella - On board the "Sir John Falstaff".

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

Note: The shipping record for Isabella includes the information that she was 24 years of age at the time of her arrival in NSW in 1841. The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register Book 1 at 147 has Isabella being born in 1820. The shipping record also includes the information that Isabella was a native of Glasgow.
Birth of a son
#6
John McCALLUM
between 1819 and 1821 (Age 37)

Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Cemetery: Goulburn Old NSW Inscription Id: 2731881 Surname: McCallum Given Names: John Birth Date: 1821? Death Date: 11 Jun 1902 Age: 81 Gender: M Father's Name: Duncan Mother's Name: Catherine Remarks: son/Duncan & Catherine

Note: The shipping record for John included the information that he was 20 years of age at the time he embarked on the "British King", but the cemetery record includes the information that he was 81 years of age at the time of his death in 1902.
Birth of a son
#7
Archibald McCALLUM
calculated August 12, 1822 (Age 41)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Note: The shipping record for Archibald includes the information that he was 16 years of age at the time he embarked for Australia in 1838.
Birth of a daughter
#8
Susan McCALLUM
calculated January 7, 1830 (Age 48)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Note: The shipping record for Susan includes the information that she was eight years of age at the time she embarked for Australia in 1838.
Birth of a daughter
#9
Flora McCALLUM
calculated January 7, 1830 (Age 48)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Note: The shipping record for Flora includes the information that she was eight years of age at the time she embarked for Australia in 1838.
Birth of a daughter
#10
Kate McCALLUM
calculated December 25, 1835 (Age 54)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Note: The shipping record for Flora includes the information that she was two years of age at the time she embarked for Australia in 1838.
Immigration February 28, 1839 (Age 57)
Religion: Presbyterian
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Note: Duncan, Catherine and some of their children arrived on board the "British King". It was stated that Catherine was in very good health and could neither read or write.
Marriage of a childMalcolm McCALLUMIsabella CAMERONView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1844 (Age 62)
Religion: Presbyterian
Citation details: 1995/1844 V18441995 76 MCCALLUM MALCOLM CAMERON ISABELLA JY
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Mary McCALLUM
about 1845 (Age 63)
Citation details: 561/1845 V1845561 48 MCCALLUM MARY MALCOLM ISABELLA
Marriage of a childJames JOHNSTONAnne McCALLUMView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1845 (Age 63)
Address: St. Andrew's Scots Church
Religion: Presbyterian
Citation details: 224/1845 V1845224 77 JOHNSTON JAMES MC CALLUM ANNE JB
Text:

There is also this reference:

3925/1845 V18453925 74B JOHNSTON JAMES MC CALLUM ANNE JB

Marriage of a childThomas Duncan TROTTERIsabella McCALLUMView this family
February 23, 1845 (Age 63)
Citation details: V1845627 30B/1845 TROTTER THOMAS MCCALLAM ISABELLA NM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 147 and 343
Publication: The Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales; Saturday 31 March 1945, page 5
Birth of a grandson
#2
Thomas Duncan TROTTER
October 15, 1847 (Age 66)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 147
Publication: The Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales; Saturday 31 March 1945, page 5
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Elizabeth JOHNSTON
about 1848 (Age 66)
Citation details: 1296/1848 V18481296 49 JOHNSTON ELIZABETH JAMES ANNE
Text:

There is also this reference:

6313/1848 V18486313 45C JOHNSTON ELIZABETH JAMES ANNE

Marriage of a childJohn McCALLUMJane HARVEYView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1848 (Age 66)
Address: St. James'
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: 384/1848 V1848384 33 MCCALLUM JOHN HARVEY OR HARVE JANE CJ
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Elizabeth TROTTER
July 24, 1849 (Age 68)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 331
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Isabella JOHNSTON
about 1850 (Age 68)
Citation details: 945/1850 V1850945 50 JOHNSTON ISABELLA JAMES ANNE
Text:

There is also this reference:

6715/1850 V18506715 45C JOHNSTON ISABELLA JAMES ANNE

Death October 3, 1851 (Age 70)
Text:

Cemetery: Goulburn Old NSW Inscription Id: 2731878 Surname: McCallum Given Names: Catherine Birth Date: 1781? Death Date: 3 Oct 1851 Age: 70 Gender: F Spouse Name: Duncan Remarks: mother

Citation details: Australia Death Index, 1787-1985
Text:

Name Cathrine Mc Allum Death Date 1851 Death Place New South Wales Registration Year 1851 Registration Place Bungonia, Goulburn New South Wales Volume Number V1851179 106

Citation details: 179/1851 V1851179 106 MC ALLUM CATHRINE AGE 70
Burial
Cemetery: Goulburn Old General
Text:

Cemetery: Goulburn Old NSW Inscription Id: 2731878 Surname: McCallum Given Names: Catherine Birth Date: 1781? Death Date: 3 Oct 1851 Age: 70 Gender: F Spouse Name: Duncan Remarks: mother

Family with Duncan McCALLUM - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage:
daughter
21 months
son
2 years
daughter
Anne McCALLUM
Birth: between 1812 and 1816 35 30Isle of Mull, Argyllshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: November 30, 1902Murrumburrah, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
daughter
13 months
daughter
5 years
son
4 years
son
Archibald McCALLUM
Birth: calculated August 12, 1822 45 41Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1889Grenfell, , New South Wales, Australia
7 years
daughter
daughter
6 years
daughter

BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
DeathAustralian Cemeteries Index
Text:

Cemetery: Goulburn Old NSW Inscription Id: 2731878 Surname: McCallum Given Names: Catherine Birth Date: 1781? Death Date: 3 Oct 1851 Age: 70 Gender: F Spouse Name: Duncan Remarks: mother

DeathWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: Australia Death Index, 1787-1985
Text:

Name Cathrine Mc Allum Death Date 1851 Death Place New South Wales Registration Year 1851 Registration Place Bungonia, Goulburn New South Wales Volume Number V1851179 106

DeathM - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 179/1851 V1851179 106 MC ALLUM CATHRINE AGE 70
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index
Text:

Cemetery: Goulburn Old NSW Inscription Id: 2731878 Surname: McCallum Given Names: Catherine Birth Date: 1781? Death Date: 3 Oct 1851 Age: 70 Gender: F Spouse Name: Duncan Remarks: mother