Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Richard THOMPSON

Name
Richard THOMPSON
Given names
Richard
Surname
THOMPSON
Birthyes

MarriageMarion KERRView this family
yes

Birth of a daughter
#1
Jane THOMPSON
May 25, 1835
Citation details: 23 April 2011
Text:

In part:

"Jane Thomson born 25th May 1835 Shotts burn Lanarkshire, Scotland Father: Richard Thomson (Labourer) Mother Marion Thomson ( nee Kerr)"

Marriage of a childGardner MORTONJane THOMPSONView this family
June 29, 1855
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 granddaughter
#1
Janet G MORTON
calculated 1858
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 granddaughter
#2
Jane “Jeanie” MORTON
June 22, 1861
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 granddaughter
#3
Mary H MORTON
calculated 1872
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.
Marriage of a grandchildJames MORTONJane “Jeanie” MORTONView this family
August 23, 1884
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 grandchildGavin MORTONJane HUGHESView this family
about 1886
Citation details: 3041/1886 MORTON GAVIN HUGHES JANE NEWTOWN
Death of a daughterJane THOMPSON
about 1893
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
Death of a grandsonGavin MORTON
about 1896
Marriage of a grandchildCharles F ROBINSONMary H MORTONView this family
about 1910
Citation details: 12305/1910 ROBINSON CHARLES F MORTON MARY H HURSTVILLE
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