Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Gardner MORTONAge: 84 years18351920

Name
Gardner MORTON
Given names
Gardner
Surname
MORTON
Birth May 27, 1835
Citation details: 23 April 2011
Text:

In part:

"Gardner Morton born 27th May 1835, Bonkle, Lanarkshire, Scotland Father: Gavin Morton ( Blacksmith) Mother: Janet Morton (deceased) (nee Gardener).

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
Morton - Gardner and Jane on board the SS "Chimborazo"
Morton - Gardner and Jane on board the SS "Chimborazo"

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

MarriageJane THOMPSONView this family
June 29, 1855 (Age 20 years)
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."

Birth of a daughter
#1
Janet G MORTON
calculated 1858 (Age 22 years)
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

Note: It is noted that Janet was 27 years of age when she arrived in Australia.
Birth of a daughter
#2
Jane “Jeanie” MORTON
June 22, 1861 (Age 26 years)
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 daughter
#3
Mary H MORTON
calculated 1872 (Age 36 years)
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.
Birth of a son
#4
Gavin MORTON

Marriage of a childJames MORTONJane “Jeanie” MORTONView this family
August 23, 1884 (Age 49 years)
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"

Immigration July 5, 1885 (Age 50 years)
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

Morton - Gardner and Jane on board the SS "Chimborazo"
Morton - Gardner and Jane on board the SS "Chimborazo"

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

Note: Jane and Gardner and their two daughter, Janet and Mary arrived on board the SS "Chimborazo" as assisted migrants.
Birth of a grandson
#1
Richard Thompson MORTON
about 1886 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 18695/1886 MORTON RICHARD T GAVIN JANE CENTRAL CUMBERLAND
Marriage of a childGavin MORTONJane HUGHESView this family
about 1886 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 3041/1886 MORTON GAVIN HUGHES JANE NEWTOWN
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Ann Jane MORTON
about 1889 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 6697/1889 MORTON ANN J GAVIN JANE ST PETERS
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Jeanie MORTON
about 1889 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 23229/1889 MORTON JEANIE JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#4
Gardiner Hugh MORTON
about 1891 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 33179/1891 MORTON GARDINER H GAVIN JANE ST PETERS
Birth of a grandson
#5
William G MORTON
about 1891 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 34141/1891 MORTON WILLIAM G JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Ellen M MORTON
about 1893 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 31896/1893 MORTON ELLEN M GAVIN JANE ROCKDALE
Birth of a grandson
#7
Gardiner M MORTON
about 1893 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 34813/1893 MORTON GARDINER M JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Death of a wifeJane THOMPSON
about 1893 (Age 57 years)
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 granddaughter
#8
Marion M MORTON
about 1895 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: 36362/1895 MORTON MARION M GAVIN JANE ROCKDALE
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Mary MORTON
about 1895 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: 37235/1895 MORTON MARY JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Death of a sonGavin MORTON
about 1896 (Age 60 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Jessie MORTON
about 1897 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 26451/1897 MORTON JESSIE JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#11
James Eric MORTON
about 1899 (Age 63 years)
Citation details: 25567/1899 MORTON JAMES E JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Isabella M MORTON
about 1902 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: 36393/1902 MORTON ISABELLA M JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Death of a granddaughterIsabella M MORTON
about 1903 (Age 67 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 15943/1903 MORTON ISABEL M JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#13
Alan MORTON
about 1905 (Age 69 years)
Citation details: 38182/1905 MORTON ALAN JAMES JEANIE TAREE
Marriage of a grandchildJohn GOLLANJeanie MORTONView this family
about 1910 (Age 74 years)
Citation details: 14070/1910 GOLLAN JOHN MORTON JEANIE WINGHAM
Marriage of a childCharles F ROBINSONMary H MORTONView this family
about 1910 (Age 74 years)
Citation details: 12305/1910 ROBINSON CHARLES F MORTON MARY H HURSTVILLE
Death of a daughterJanet G MORTON
about 1917 (Age 81 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10339/1917 MORTON JANET G GARDINER JANE ROCKDALE
Marriage of a grandchildGardiner Hugh MORTONLilian McMASTERView this family
Type: Religious marriage
January 26, 1918 (Age 82 years)
Address: Presbyterian Church
Citation details: 874/1918 MORTON GARDINER H MCMASTER LILIAN ROCKDALE
Citation details: Tree pages by Deenita Morton
Death about 1920 (Age 84 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6030/1920 MORTON GARDINER GAVIN JANET ROCKDALE
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
himself
Family with Jane THOMPSON - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: June 29, 1855Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
4 years
daughter
Janet G MORTON
Birth: calculated 1858 22 22Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1917Rockdale, New South Wales, Australia
son
daughter
12 years
daughter
Mary H MORTON
Birth: calculated 1872 36 36Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1928Rockdale, New South Wales, Australia

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

In part:

"Gardner Morton born 27th May 1835, Bonkle, Lanarkshire, Scotland Father: Gavin Morton ( Blacksmith) Mother: Janet Morton (deceased) (nee Gardener).

BirthNSW State Archives & Records
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
Morton - Gardner and Jane on board the SS "Chimborazo"
Morton - Gardner and Jane on board the SS "Chimborazo"

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

MarriageEmails - Paul Pledger
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."

ImmigrationNSW State Archives & Records
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

Morton - Gardner and Jane on board the SS "Chimborazo"
Morton - Gardner and Jane on board the SS "Chimborazo"

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6030/1920 MORTON GARDINER GAVIN JANET ROCKDALE