Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Jane “Jeanie” MORTONAge: 6918611930

Name
Jane “Jeanie” MORTON
Given names
Jane
Nickname
Jeanie
Surname
MORTON
Married name
Jane MORTON
Birth June 22, 1861 26 26
Address: Chapel Farm
Citation details: 23 April 2011
Text:

In part:

"I Have been to the Scotland's People database and discovered that James Morton's wife 'Jeanie' Morton was in fact born Jane Morton, 22nd June 1861 Chapel Farm, Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland. Father: Gardner Morton (Coal merchant) Mother :Jane Morton ( nee Thomson)."

Birth of a sisterMary H MORTON
calculated 1872 (Age 10)
Citation details: State Records Authority of New South Wales; Kingswood New South Wales, Australia; Persons on bounty ships (Agent's Immigrant Lists); Series: 5316; Reel: 2143
Text:

: MORTON Gardner 49 Chimborazo 1885 Sydney and wife Reels 2143, 2496 MORTON Jane 49 Chimborazo 1885 Sydney and husband Reels 2143, 2496 MORTON Janet 27 Chimborazo 1885 Sydney Reels 2143, 2496 MORTON Mary 13 Chimborazo 1885 Sydney Reels 2143, 2496

Text:

Name: Mary Morton Age: 9 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1872 Relationship: Daughter Father's Name: Gardner Morton Mother's Name: Jane Morton Gender: Female Where born: Glasgow, Lanark Registration Number: 644/12 Registration district: Gorbals Civil parish: Glasgow Gorbals County: Lanarkshire Address: 12 Salisbury St Occupation: Scholar ED: 25 Household schedule number: 19 Line: 23 Roll: cssct1881_246

Note: It is noted that Mary was 13 years of age at the time she arrived in Australia.
MarriageJames MORTONView this family
August 23, 1884 (Age 23)
Citation details: 20 April 2011
Text:

In part:

"James Morton married Jeanie Morton ( her maiden name was also Morton) in Glasgow Scotland on 23/8/1884. Jeanie Morton was born in 1861, Chapel Farm, Lanarkshire, Scotland"

Marriage of a siblingGavin MORTONJane HUGHESView this family
about 1886 (Age 24)
Citation details: 3041/1886 MORTON GAVIN HUGHES JANE NEWTOWN
Birth of a daughter
#1
Jeanie MORTON
about 1889 (Age 27)
Citation details: 23229/1889 MORTON JEANIE JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Birth of a son
#2
William G MORTON
about 1891 (Age 29)
Citation details: 34141/1891 MORTON WILLIAM G JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Birth of a son
#3
Gardiner M MORTON
about 1893 (Age 31)
Citation details: 34813/1893 MORTON GARDINER M JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Death of a motherJane THOMPSON
about 1893 (Age 31)
Citation details: 23 April 2011
Text:

In part:

"Gardner Morton (coal miner: birthplace: Bonkle) and Jane married 29th June 1855 at Muiryett, Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland."

Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13030/1893 MORTON JANE T RICHARD MARION ROCKDALE
Birth of a daughter
#4
Mary MORTON
about 1895 (Age 33)
Citation details: 37235/1895 MORTON MARY JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Death of a brotherGavin MORTON
about 1896 (Age 34)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Jessie MORTON
about 1897 (Age 35)
Citation details: 26451/1897 MORTON JESSIE JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Birth of a son
#6
James Eric MORTON
about 1899 (Age 37)
Citation details: 25567/1899 MORTON JAMES E JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Birth of a daughter
#7
Isabella M MORTON
about 1902 (Age 40)
Citation details: 36393/1902 MORTON ISABELLA M JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Death of a daughterIsabella M MORTON
about 1903 (Age 41)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 15943/1903 MORTON ISABEL M JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Birth of a son
#8
Alan MORTON
about 1905 (Age 43)
Citation details: 38182/1905 MORTON ALAN JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Marriage of a childJohn GOLLANJeanie MORTONView this family
about 1910 (Age 48)
Citation details: 14070/1910 GOLLAN JOHN MORTON JEANIE WINGHAM
Marriage of a siblingCharles F ROBINSONMary H MORTONView this family
about 1910 (Age 48)
Citation details: 12305/1910 ROBINSON CHARLES F MORTON MARY H HURSTVILLE
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Jeanie GOLLAN
August 18, 1911 (Age 50)

Doak - Dudley William and Jeanie
Doak - Dudley William and Jeanie

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

Note: The headstone for Jeanie is inscribed that she was 85 years old at the time of her death in 1996.
Birth of a grandson
#2
John Kenneth “Jack” GOLLAN
May 5, 1913 (Age 51)
Citation details: GOLLAN JOHN K 21401/1913 JOHN JEANIE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#3
Colin Ray GOLLAN
January 9, 1915 (Age 53)

Death of a grandsonColin Ray GOLLAN
March 16, 1915 (Age 53)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 2239/1915 GOLLAN COLIN R JOHN JEANIE TAREE
Gollan - Nance Isabel, Colin Ray and Gardiner Morton
Gollan - Nance Isabel, Colin Ray and Gardiner Morton

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

Note: There is a disparity between the family information and the headstone. The headstone for Colin has his date of death as 9 January, 1915.
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Nance Isabel GOLLAN
September 23, 1916 (Age 55)

Death of a sisterJanet G MORTON
about 1917 (Age 55)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10339/1917 MORTON JANET G GARDINER JANE ROCKDALE
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Jessie Christina GOLLAN
May 23, 1918 (Age 56)

Pledger - Jessie Christina
Pledger - Jessie Christina

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

Note: The headstone for Jessie is inscribed that she was 77 years old at the time of her death in 1995.
Death of a granddaughterNance Isabel GOLLAN
February 2, 1920 (Age 58)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4484/1920 GOLLAN NANCE I JOHN JEAN TAREE
Gollan - Nance Isabel, Colin Ray and Gardiner Morton
Gollan - Nance Isabel, Colin Ray and Gardiner Morton

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

Note: There is a disparity between the family records and the headstone for Nance. Her headstone is inscribed that her date of death was 23 September 1920.
Death of a fatherGardner MORTON
about 1920 (Age 58)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6030/1920 MORTON GARDINER GAVIN JANET ROCKDALE
Birth of a grandson
#6
Gardiner Morton GOLLAN
April 3, 1921 (Age 59)

Death of a grandsonGardiner Morton GOLLAN
June 28, 1921 (Age 60)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9308/1921 GOLLAN GARDINER M JOHN JEANIE TAREE
Gollan - Nance Isabel, Colin Ray and Gardiner Morton
Gollan - Nance Isabel, Colin Ray and Gardiner Morton

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

Note: There is a disparity between the family records and the headstone for Gardiner. His headstone is inscribed with his date of death as 3 April 1921.
Death of a sisterMary H MORTON
about 1928 (Age 66)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11789/1928 ROBINSON MARY H GARDINER JANE ROCKDALE
Death August 1, 1930 (Age 69)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11830/1930 MORTON JEANIE GARDINER JANE ROCKDALE
Publication: Online
Text:

Surname: MORTON Type: Burial First Name: JEANIE Other Names: ? Date of Death: 01/08/1930 Location Section Position Presbyterian SECTION 1 0258

Burial
Address: Presbyterian portion, Section 1, plot 0258.
Cemetery: Woronora General
Publication: Online
Text:

Surname: MORTON Type: Burial First Name: JEANIE Other Names: ? Date of Death: 01/08/1930 Location Section Position Presbyterian SECTION 1 0258

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: June 29, 1855Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
4 years
elder sister
Janet G MORTON
Birth: calculated 1858 22 22Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1917Rockdale, , New South Wales, Australia
brother
herself
12 years
younger sister
Mary H MORTON
Birth: calculated 1872 36 36Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1928Rockdale, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with James MORTON - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: August 23, 1884Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
5 years
daughter
3 years
son
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
James Eric MORTON
Birth: about 1899 40 37Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 14, 1975New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
Isabella M MORTON
Birth: about 1902 43 40Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1903Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
Alan MORTON
Birth: about 1905 46 43Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 4, 1973Newtown, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthEmails - Paul Pledger
Citation details: 23 April 2011
Text:

In part:

"I Have been to the Scotland's People database and discovered that James Morton's wife 'Jeanie' Morton was in fact born Jane Morton, 22nd June 1861 Chapel Farm, Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland. Father: Gardner Morton (Coal merchant) Mother :Jane Morton ( nee Thomson)."

MarriageEmails - Paul Pledger
Citation details: 20 April 2011
Text:

In part:

"James Morton married Jeanie Morton ( her maiden name was also Morton) in Glasgow Scotland on 23/8/1884. Jeanie Morton was born in 1861, Chapel Farm, Lanarkshire, Scotland"

DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11830/1930 MORTON JEANIE GARDINER JANE ROCKDALE
DeathWeb Site - Woronora Memorial Park
Publication: Online
Text:

Surname: MORTON Type: Burial First Name: JEANIE Other Names: ? Date of Death: 01/08/1930 Location Section Position Presbyterian SECTION 1 0258

BurialWeb Site - Woronora Memorial Park
Publication: Online
Text:

Surname: MORTON Type: Burial First Name: JEANIE Other Names: ? Date of Death: 01/08/1930 Location Section Position Presbyterian SECTION 1 0258