Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

Robert LAURIEAge: 7718191896

Name
Robert LAURIE
Given names
Robert
Surname
LAURIE
Birth June 16, 1819 25 25
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: 18 August 1896, page 2
Laurie - Robert - Obituary
Laurie - Robert - Obituary

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Birth of a brotherThomas LAURIE J.P.
April 5, 1822 (Age 2)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62 and 63
Laurie - Robert and Thomas
Laurie - Robert and Thomas

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Birth of a brotherAndrew LAURIE
June 20, 1824 (Age 5)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 833
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62
Birth of a sisterGrizell LAURIE
1827 (Age 7)
Birth of a brotherAlexander Thomson “AT, Sandy or Scotchy” LAURIE
September 23, 1829 (Age 10)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 832
Publication: Gedcom File:
Death of a sisterGrizell LAURIE
March 19, 1830 (Age 10)
Laurie - Joseph - 1880 - Death Certificate
Laurie - Joseph - 1880 - Death Certificate

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Birth of a brotherJoseph LAURIE
March 1, 1832 (Age 12)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 836
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62
Birth of a brotherJohn Renton LAURIE
September 23, 1836 (Age 17)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 835
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62
Note: The headstone for John is inscribed that he was 59 years old at the time of his death in 1896. The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register at 62 has John's year of birth as c1835.
Marriage of a siblingJohn HIGGINSJanet LAURIEView this family
before 1839 (Age 19)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1066
Immigration July 15, 1841 (Age 22)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62
Publication: https://familysearch.org
Text:

residence 15 Jul 1841 —Peebleshire Parish, Stobo, parents: Robert Lourie, Grisel

record title: Index to Bounty Immigrants Arriving in N.S.W., Australia, 1828-1842 principal's name: Joseph Lourie estimated birth year: 1793 age in years: 48 native place of principal: Peebleshire Parish, Stobo, father's name: Robert Lourie mother's name: Grisel spouse's name: Elizabeth Lourie native place of spouse: Yarrow, Selkirk, spouse's father's name: Thomas Mcwhae spouse's mother's name: Jane ship: Herald date of arrival: 15 Jul 1841 volume: 46 gs number: 416874 dgs number: 4117086

Note: Joseph and Elizabeth and their children, Robert, Thomas, Andrew, Alexander, Joseph and John arrived on the "Herald".
Laurie Family - Immigration - Herald
Laurie Family - Immigration - Herald

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Marriage of a siblingThomas LAURIE J.P.Elizabeth “Betty” RENWICKView this family
Type: Religious marriage
between November 16, 1850 and November 17, 1850 (Age 31)
Address: Presbyterian
Citation details: V1850309 79/1850 LAURIE THOMAS RENWICK ELIZABETH PC
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62 and 63
Marriage of a siblingAlexander Thomson “AT, Sandy or Scotchy” LAURIEJane RENWICKView this family
Type: Religious marriage
November 7, 1854 (Age 35)
Address: Church of England
Citation details: V18541048 81/1854 LAURIE ALEXANDER T RENWICK JANE PC
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 832
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62
Marriage of a siblingJoseph LAURIESarah SARGENTView this family
calculated 1856 (Age 36)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 836
Death of a paternal grandfatherRobert LAURIE
May 11, 1857 (Age 37)
Informant: Ann LAWRIEdaughter
Citation details: 27 December 2017
Text:

In part:

"Robert Laurie (Robert) was born on 1 Apr 1775 in Stobo, Peebleshire, Scotland. He was christened on 9 Apr 1775 in Stobo, Peebleshire, Scotland. He died on 11 May 1857 in Clefs, Stobo, Peebleshire, Scotland. He was buried in Stobo, Peebleshire, Scotland."

Citation details: 27 December 2017
Text:

In part:

"Ann was the informant upon the death of her father, Robert Lowrie on 11 May"

Note: The headstone for Robert is inscribed with his DoD as the 12th.
Marriage of a siblingAlexander Thomson “AT, Sandy or Scotchy” LAURIEMary Henrietta BELLView this family
February 13, 1866 (Age 46)
Address: Durham Mulconda
Citation details: 1900/1866 LAWRIE ALEXANDER T BELL MARY H DUNGOG
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 832
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 32
Publication: Gedcom File:
Text:

Maitland Mercury of 18 Feb 1866 (p1) MARRIAGE On the 13th instant, by special licence, at Mulconda, Bandon Grove,by the Rev. John L. McSkimming, Presbyterian Minister, Mr. Alexander Thompson Laurie, of Rawdon Vale, Port Stephens, to Mary Henrietta, eldest daughter of the late Mr. James Bell, of Mount Pleasant, Dungog.

Marriage of a siblingJohn Renton LAURIECaroline LAMBERTView this family
October 24, 1871 (Age 52)
Citation details: 2549/1871 LAURIE JOHN RENTON LAMBERT CAROLINE MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 835 and 875
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62
Death of a motherElizabeth McWHAE
January 15, 1873 (Age 53)
Address: At her residence
Citation details: 6487/1873 LAURIE ELIZABETH THOMAS JANET PORT STEPHENS
Quality of data: primary evidence
Laurie - Elizabeth and Joseph
Laurie - Elizabeth and Joseph

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Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: Thursday 23 January 1873, page 1
Laurie - Elizabeth - Death Notice
Laurie - Elizabeth - Death Notice

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Marriage of a parentJoseph Peter LAURIEAnne Sutherland McLEODView this family
about 1874 (Age 54)
Publication: Gedcom File:
Citation details: 3661/1874 LAURIE JOSEPH MCLEOD ANN PORT STEPHENS
Marriage of a siblingJoseph LAURIENaomi GILLView this family
about 1876 (Age 56)
Citation details: 3256/1876 LAURIE JOSEPH GILL NAOMI MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62
Marriage of a siblingAndrew LAURIESarah Susan LAVERSView this family
July 25, 1878 (Age 59)
Address: Berrico
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 833
Citation details: 4551/1878 LAURIE ANDREW LAVERS SARAH S PORT STEPHENS
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62
Death of a fatherJoseph Peter LAURIE
May 22, 1880 (Age 60)
Informant: Andrew LAURIEson
Cause: General decay of Nature
Publication: Gedcom File:
Citation details: 9728/1880 LAURIE JOSEPH ROBERT GRETZEL PORT STEPHENS
Laurie - Elizabeth and Joseph
Laurie - Elizabeth and Joseph

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Laurie - Joseph - 1880 - Death Certificate
Laurie - Joseph - 1880 - Death Certificate

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Marriage of a siblingJohn Renton LAURIEEliza McFADDENView this family
about 1884 (Age 64)
Citation details: 5202/1884 LAURIE JOHN R MCFADDEN ELIZA WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62
Death of a brotherAndrew LAURIE
September 5, 1889 (Age 70)
Cause: Pleurisy
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 833
Citation details: 10932/1889 LAURIE ANDREW JOSEPH ELIZABETH KEMPSEY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: Thursday 12 September 1889, page 7
Laurie - Andrew - Death Notice
Laurie - Andrew - Death Notice

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Residence before 1896 (Age 76)
Address: Kangaroo Flat Station
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: 18 August 1896, page 2
Laurie - Robert - Obituary
Laurie - Robert - Obituary

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Death of a sisterJanet LAURIE
January 21, 1896 (Age 76)
Citation details: 1587/1896 HIGGENS JANET JOSEPH ELIZABETH COPELAND
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Gedcom File:
Higgins - John and Janet
Higgins - John and Janet

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Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1939
Citation details: Friday 24 January 1896, page 4
Higgins - Janet - Obituary
Higgins - Janet - Obituary

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Death of a brotherJohn Renton LAURIE
March 31, 1896 (Age 76)
Citation details: 8082/1896 LAWRIE JOHN R JOSEPH ELIZABETH TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Laurie - John Renton
Laurie - John Renton

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Property
Owned the Walcha Hotel

Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: 18 August 1896, page 2.
Laurie - Robert - Obituary
Laurie - Robert - Obituary

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Never married

Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: 18 August 1896, page 2
Laurie - Robert - Obituary
Laurie - Robert - Obituary

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Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register at Ref. No. 62, includes the information that Robert married Jane R WILSON in Walcha in 1879. This is not correct. Jane R WILSON in fact married Robert's nephew.
Death August 11, 18962:00 pm (Age 77)
Address: The residence of Mr. and Mrs. D. Fletcher "Cairnie" near Walcha
Cause of death: Inflammation of lung and affection of the heart
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62
Laurie - Robert and Thomas
Laurie - Robert and Thomas

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Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: 18 August 1896, page 2.
Laurie - Robert - Obituary
Laurie - Robert - Obituary

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Obituary August 18, 1896 (7 days after death)
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: 18 August 1896, page 2.
Laurie - Robert - Obituary
Laurie - Robert - Obituary

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Burial
Address: St. John's
Cemetery: Stroud Anglican
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62
Laurie - Robert and Thomas
Laurie - Robert and Thomas

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: January 18, 1815Scotland, United Kingdom
13 years
younger sister
Grizell LAURIE
Birth: 1827 33 32Peebleshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: March 19, 1830Stobo, Peebleshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
-9 years
elder sister
2 years
himself
PioneerRobert LAURIE
Birth: June 16, 1819 25 25Stobo, Peebleshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: August 11, 1896Walcha, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
PioneerAndrew LAURIE
Birth: June 20, 1824 30 30Peeblesshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: September 5, 1889Kempsey, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
5 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Anne Sutherland McLEOD - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: about 1874Port Stephens, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62
BirthNewspaper - Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: 18 August 1896, page 2
Laurie - Robert - Obituary
Laurie - Robert - Obituary

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BirthBirth Certificate - Laurie - Robert and Thomas
ImmigrationPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62
ImmigrationWeb Site - Family Search
Publication: https://familysearch.org
Text:

residence 15 Jul 1841 —Peebleshire Parish, Stobo, parents: Robert Lourie, Grisel

record title: Index to Bounty Immigrants Arriving in N.S.W., Australia, 1828-1842 principal's name: Joseph Lourie estimated birth year: 1793 age in years: 48 native place of principal: Peebleshire Parish, Stobo, father's name: Robert Lourie mother's name: Grisel spouse's name: Elizabeth Lourie native place of spouse: Yarrow, Selkirk, spouse's father's name: Thomas Mcwhae spouse's mother's name: Jane ship: Herald date of arrival: 15 Jul 1841 volume: 46 gs number: 416874 dgs number: 4117086

ResidenceNewspaper - Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: 18 August 1896, page 2
Laurie - Robert - Obituary
Laurie - Robert - Obituary

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PropertyNewspaper - Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: 18 August 1896, page 2.
Laurie - Robert - Obituary
Laurie - Robert - Obituary

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Never marriedNewspaper - Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: 18 August 1896, page 2
Laurie - Robert - Obituary
Laurie - Robert - Obituary

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DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62
DeathHeadstone - Laurie - Robert and Thomas
Laurie - Robert and Thomas
Laurie - Robert and Thomas

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DeathNewspaper - Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: 18 August 1896, page 2.
Laurie - Robert - Obituary
Laurie - Robert - Obituary

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ObituaryNewspaper - Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: 18 August 1896, page 2.
Laurie - Robert - Obituary
Laurie - Robert - Obituary

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BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 62
NoteEmails - Mark Rogers
Citation details: 23 February 2014