Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Thomas MUIRAge: 48 years18101858

Name
Thomas MUIR
Given names
Thomas
Surname
MUIR
Also known as
Thomas MOORE
Birth calculated 1810
Muir - Thomas - wife and 4 children
Muir - Thomas - wife and 4 children

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Muir - Thomas and Jane - Duncan 1838
Muir - Thomas and Jane - Duncan 1838

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Note: On his immigration record it is noted that he was 28 years old in 1838.
Birth of a son
#1
Thomas MUIR
calculated 1831 (Age 21 years)
Muir - Thomas, Jane & Children on board "Duncan" 1838
Muir - Thomas, Jane & Children on board "Duncan" 1838

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Note: On his immigration record it is stated that he was 7 years old at the time of his arrival in 1838.
Birth of a daughter
#2
Jean MUIR
calculated 1834 (Age 24 years)
Muir - Thomas, Jane & Children on board "Duncan" 1838
Muir - Thomas, Jane & Children on board "Duncan" 1838

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Note: On her immigration record it is stated that she was 4 years old at the time of her arrival in 1838.
Birth of a son
#3
James MUIR
calculated 1836 (Age 26 years)
Muir - Thomas, Jane & Children on board "Duncan" 1838
Muir - Thomas, Jane & Children on board "Duncan" 1838

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Note: On his immigration record it was stated that he was 2 years old at the time of his arrival in 1838.
MarriageJane McADAMView this family
before 1838 (Age 28 years)

Citation details: 11 December 2010
Text:

In part:

"Thomas arrived in arrived in Aust aboard the Duncan in 1838 as Thomas Muir, with his first wife Jane Mcadam. (She died in the Hunter Valley in 1841)."

Immigration June 1838 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 11 December 2010
Text:

In part:

"Thomas arrived in arrived in Aust aboard the Duncan in 1838 as Thomas Muir, with his first wife Jane Mcadam."

Muir - Thomas - wife and 4 children
Muir - Thomas - wife and 4 children

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Muir - Thomas and Jane - Duncan 1838
Muir - Thomas and Jane - Duncan 1838

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Note: Arrived on board the "Duncan" with Jane and their four children. Two males and two females.
Birth of a daughter
#4
Janet MUIR
calculated 1838 (Age 28 years)
Muir - Thomas, Jane & Children on board "Duncan" 1838
Muir - Thomas, Jane & Children on board "Duncan" 1838

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Note: It appears from her immigration record that Janet might have been only two months old at the time of her arrival in 1838.
Occupation
Carpenter
June 1838 (Age 28 years)
Muir - Thomas and Jane - Duncan 1838
Muir - Thomas and Jane - Duncan 1838

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Note: He was stated to be a carpenter on his immigration record.
Death of a wifeJane McADAM
about 1841 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 11 December 2010
Text:

In part:

"Thomas arrived in arrived in Aust aboard the Duncan in 1838 as Thomas Muir, with his first wife Jane Mcadam. (She died in the Hunter Valley in 1841)."

MarriageJessie Miller View this family
about 1842 (Age 32 years)
Address: Presbyterian
Citation details: V1842641 123/1842 MOORE THOMAS WIGHTON JESSIE M PN
Citation details: 11 December 2010
Text:

In part

Jessie Miller Moore (maybe died in 1857). She married Thomas Moore in the Hunter Valley in 1842. She was a widow when she marrried Thomas, the name on the marriage certificate is Jessie Miller Wighton."

Birth of a daughter
#5
Jeanette Miller MOORE
November 4, 1846 (Age 36 years)
Publication: Newspaper; Queensland; 1864-1933
Citation details: 13 November 1928, page 21.
Glasby - Jeanette Millar - 82nd birthday
Glasby - Jeanette Millar - 82nd birthday

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Death of a wifeJessie Miller
about 1857 (Age 47 years)

Note: In an email of 11 December 2010, Pam Neill advised: "Jessie Miller Moore (maybe died in 1857)."
Death about 1858 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: 1858/C422 Thomas Moore Wm. Moore Ellen Macgreggor
Citation details: 11 December 2010
Text:

In part:

"Thomas died in Ipswich in 1858."

Family with Jane McADAM - View this family
himself
wife
Jane McADAM
Birth: calculated 1809Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1841Hunter Valley, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: before 1838
-6 years
son
Thomas MUIR
Birth: calculated 1831 21 22Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
4 years
daughter
Jean MUIR
Birth: calculated 1834 24 25Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
3 years
son
James MUIR
Birth: calculated 1836 26 27Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
3 years
daughter
Janet MUIR
Birth: calculated 1838 28 29Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
Family with Jessie Miller - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1842Whittingham, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
daughter
WIGHTON + Jessie Miller - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage:

BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Muir - Thomas - wife and 4 children
Muir - Thomas - wife and 4 children

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BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Muir - Thomas and Jane - Duncan 1838
Muir - Thomas and Jane - Duncan 1838

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MarriageEmails - Pam Neill
Citation details: 11 December 2010
Text:

In part:

"Thomas arrived in arrived in Aust aboard the Duncan in 1838 as Thomas Muir, with his first wife Jane Mcadam. (She died in the Hunter Valley in 1841)."

ImmigrationEmails - Pam Neill
Citation details: 11 December 2010
Text:

In part:

"Thomas arrived in arrived in Aust aboard the Duncan in 1838 as Thomas Muir, with his first wife Jane Mcadam."

ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Muir - Thomas - wife and 4 children
Muir - Thomas - wife and 4 children

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Muir - Thomas and Jane - Duncan 1838
Muir - Thomas and Jane - Duncan 1838

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OccupationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Muir - Thomas and Jane - Duncan 1838
Muir - Thomas and Jane - Duncan 1838

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MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: V1842641 123/1842 MOORE THOMAS WIGHTON JESSIE M PN
MarriageEmails - Pam Neill
Citation details: 11 December 2010
Text:

In part

Jessie Miller Moore (maybe died in 1857). She married Thomas Moore in the Hunter Valley in 1842. She was a widow when she marrried Thomas, the name on the marriage certificate is Jessie Miller Wighton."

DeathDeaths Registered in Queensland
Citation details: 1858/C422 Thomas Moore Wm. Moore Ellen Macgreggor
DeathEmails - Pam Neill
Citation details: 11 December 2010
Text:

In part:

"Thomas died in Ipswich in 1858."

NoteEmails - Pam Neill
Citation details: 11 December 2010