Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

John Wylie Paton BRECKENRIDGEAge: 81 years18181899

Name
John Wylie Paton BRECKENRIDGE
Given names
John Wylie Paton
Surname
BRECKENRIDGE
Birth between April 22, 1818 and April 24, 1818
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Saturday 4 November 1899, page 4
Birth of a brotherRobert BRECKENRIDGE
calculated 1823 (Age 4 years)
Publication: Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931), Monday 10 November 1902, page 6
MarriageLilias REIDView this family
May 22, 1846 (Age 28 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
Birth of a son
#1
John Wylie “The Laird of Failford” BRECKENRIDGE J.P.
December 5, 1846 (Age 28 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 743 and 1190
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Birth of a daughter
#2
Agnes Keys BRECKENRIDGE
February 3, 1849 (Age 30 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Immigration April 7, 1859 (Age 40 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Saturday 4 November 1899, page 4
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: John Breckenridge Birth Year: abt 1822 Age: 37 Arrival Date: 7 Apr 1859 Vessel Name: Nimroud Origin Location: Miltown, County Kerry, Ireland

Note: John, Lilias and their children, John and Agnes arrived on board the "Nimroud", as government assisted migrants.
Marriage of a siblingRobert BRECKENRIDGEAnne HOWEView this family
about 1859 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: 96/1859 BRECKENRIDGE ROBERT HOWE ANNE SYDNEY
Occupation
Circular sawyer
1859 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Note: On his immigration records the occupation for John was shown as a circular sawyer.
Birth of a daughter
#3
Marion Cassells BRECKENRIDGE
March 27, 1860 (Age 41 years)
Address: Pumpkin Point
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
Citation details: 11362/1860 BRECKENRIDGE MARION C JOHN LILIAS PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a daughter
#4
Lilias Reid BRECKENRIDGE
March 26, 1863 (Age 44 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
Citation details: 12647/1863 WYLIE LILIAS JOHN LILIAS PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a son
#5
Robert Reid BRECKENRIDGE
December 5, 1864 (Age 46 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
Citation details: 14131/1865 BRECKENRIDGE ROBERT R JOHN W LILIAN PORT STEPHENS
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a son
#6
Hugh BRECKENRIDGE
August 28, 1867 (Age 49 years)
Address: Pumpkin Flat
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
Citation details: 15161/1867 BRECKENRIDGE HUGH JOHN LILIAS PORT STEPHENS
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954), Wednesday 9 August 1950, page 2
Note: The obituary has the year of Hugh's birth as 1866.
Birth of a daughter
#7
Amelia BRECKENRIDGE
August 28, 1867 (Age 49 years)
Address: Pumpkin Point
Citation details: 15160/1867 BRECKENRIDGE AMELIA JOHN W LILIAS PORT STEPHENS
Quality of data: primary evidence
Occupation
Sawmill proprietor and ship builder
about 1868 (Age 49 years)
Publication: The Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954) Sat 22 Jul 1950 Page 5
Birth of a son
#8
James BRECKENRIDGE
March 26, 1870 (Age 51 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
Citation details: 15955/1870 BRECKENRIDGE JAMES JOHN N SILIAS PORT STEPHENS
Death of a sonJames BRECKENRIDGE
April 6, 1870 (Age 51 years)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5553/1870 BRECKENRIDGE JAMES JOHN LILIAS PORT STEPHENS
Death of a wifeLilias REID
April 11, 1870 (Age 51 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
Citation details: 5555/1870 BRECKINRIDGE LILIAS ROBERT ANESS PORT STEPHENS
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: It is interesting that the Pre 1860 Pioneer Register Book 2 at 1190 includes the DOD as inscribed on the headstone for Lilias, being 11th of April, but states her DOD was 31 March. Yet her death was registered as 11 April.
Marriage of a childJohn Wylie “The Laird of Failford” BRECKENRIDGE J.P.Mary MILESView this family
September 10, 1872 (Age 54 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 743, 966 and 1190
Citation details: 3267/1872 BRECKENRIDGE JOHN MILES MARY PORT STEPHENS
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageMaria Wesley CROKERView this family
about 1872 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 2607/1872 BRECKENRIDGE JOHN H CROKER MARIA H MANNING RIVER
Birth of a son
#9
Thomas BRECKENRIDGE
May 26, 1873 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 17419/1873 BRECKENRIDGE THOMAS JOHN WYLLIE MARIA PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a grandson
#1
John Wyllie BRECKENRIDGE
August 11, 1873 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 17433/1873 BRECKENRIDGE JOHN WYLLIE JOHN MARY PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 743
Marriage of a childRobert DUNAgnes Keys BRECKENRIDGEView this family
about 1873 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 3685/1873 WINN ROBERT BRECKENRIDGE AGNES KAY PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a daughter
#10
Mary BRECKENRIDGE
about 1874 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 17980/1874 BRECKENRIDGE MARY JOHN WYLLIE MARIA PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a grandson
#2
Henry Miles “Harry” BRECKENRIDGE
February 16, 1875 (Age 56 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 743
Citation details: 18320/1875 BRECKENRIDGE HENRY MILES JOHN MARY PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a grandson
#3
Robert BRECKENRIDGE
November 11, 1876 (Age 58 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 743
Citation details: 19057/1876 BRICKENRIDGE ROBERT JOHN MARY PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a son
#11
William Henry BRECKENRIDGE
February 12, 1878 (Age 59 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
Citation details: 15895/1878 BRACKRIDGE WILLIAM H JOHN W MARIA MANNING RIVER
Birth of a son
#12
Arthur Manning BRECKENRIDGE
February 12, 1878 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: 15896/1878 BRACKRIDGE ARTHUR M JOHN MARIA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Elizabeth Butler “Bessie” BRECKENRIDGE
September 18, 1878 (Age 60 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 743
Citation details: 20811/1878 BRECKENRIDGE ELIZABETH B JOHN MARY PORT STEPHENS
Lowrey - Elizabeth Butler and Thomas
Lowrey - Elizabeth Butler and Thomas

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Birth of a daughter
#13
Maria Jane BRECKENRIDGE
January 6, 1880 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 17827/1880 BRACKENRIDGE MARIA JANE JOHN WYLIE MARIA WESLEY MANNING RIVER
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Lily Reid BRECKENRIDGE
June 25, 1880 (Age 62 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 743
Citation details: 22920/1880 BRECKENRIDGE LILY REID JOHN MARY PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a daughter
#14
Grace BRECKENRIDGE
about 1882 (Age 63 years)
Citation details: 18473/1882 BRECKENRIDGE GRACE JOHN W MARIA WESLEY WINGHAM
Birth of a grandson
#6
Forster BRECKENRIDGE
April 25, 1882 (Age 64 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 743
Citation details: 18304/1882 BRECKENRIDGE FORSTER JOHN MARY WINGHAM
Marriage of a childAdolphus Gustavus BROWNMarion Cassells BRECKENRIDGEView this family
about 1882 (Age 63 years)
Citation details: 4827/1882 BROWN ADOLPHUS BRECKENRIDGE MARION CASTLES WINGHAM
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Agnes BRECKENRIDGE
December 3, 1883 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 20075/1883 BRECKENRIDGE AGNES JOHN MARY WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 743
Birth of a grandson
#8
Hugh Leslie BROWN
about 1883 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: 4301/1883 BROWN HUGH L ADOLPHUS MARION C BALMAIN
Death of a daughterMarion Cassells BRECKENRIDGE
January 7, 1884 (Age 65 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9896/1884 BROWN MARIAN JOHN W LILIAS TAREE
Death of a daughterAmelia BRECKENRIDGE
about 1884 (Age 65 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9898/1884 BRECKENRIDGE AMELIA JOHN W LILIAS TAREE
Birth of a son
#15
Stanley BRECKENRIDGE
about 1885 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: 22404/1885 BRECKENRIDGE STANLEY JOHN W MARIA W TAREE
Death of a daughterLilias Reid BRECKENRIDGE
January 18, 1885 (Age 66 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10601/1885 BRECKENRIDGE LILIAS R JOHN W LILIAS TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#9
Tom Miles BRECKENRIDGE
June 20, 1885 (Age 67 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 743
Citation details: 22242/1885 BRECKENRIDGE TOM M JOHN MARY TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Mary Miles BRECKENRIDGE
October 26, 1886 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: 23280/1886 BRECKENRIDGE MARY M JOHN MARY TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 743
Birth of a grandson
#11
Hugh BRECKENRIDGE
September 20, 1888 (Age 70 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 743
Citation details: 24402/1888 BRACKENRIDGE HUGH JOHN MARY TAREE
Death of a granddaughterLily Reid BRECKENRIDGE
February 12, 1889 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: 10233/1889 BRECKENRIDGE LILY R JOHN MARY TAREE
Reid - Lily
Reid - Lily

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

Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Emily BRECKENRIDGE
March 21, 1890 (Age 71 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 743
Note: I am unable to find a relevant birth registration entry,
Birth of a granddaughter
#13
Lillian R BRECKENRIDGE
about 1891 (Age 72 years)
Citation details: 17049/1901 BRECKENRIDGE LILLIAN R ROBERT R MARY STROUD
Birth of a granddaughter
#14
Minnie BRECKENRIDGE
March 1, 1892 (Age 73 years)
Citation details: 34529/1892 BRECKENRIDGE MINNIE JOHN MARY TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 743
Marriage of a childRobert Reid BRECKENRIDGEMary CROLLView this family
September 22, 1898 (Age 80 years)
Citation details: 6427/1898 BRECKENRIDGE ROBERT R CROLL MARY STROUD
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1842 - 1954
Citation details: Thursday 6 October 1898, page 1
Marriage of a childCharles E WOODWARDMaria Jane BRECKENRIDGEView this family
about 1898 (Age 79 years)
Citation details: 1885/1898 WOODWARD CHARLES E BRECKENRIDGE MARIA J STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#15
Alexander Reid BRECKENRIDGE
October 16, 1899 (Age 81 years)
Citation details: 34930/1899 BRECKENRIDGE ALEXANDER R ROBERT R MARY STROUD
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death October 31, 189919:20 (Age 81 years)
Address: At his residence
Citation details: 15267/1899 BRECKENRIDGE JOHN W JOHN MARION STROUD
Breckenridge - John Wylie and Maria
Breckenridge - John Wylie and Maria

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Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Saturday 4 November 1899, page 4
Obituary November 4, 1899 (4 days after death)
Publication: Newspaper; Taree; NSW; 1898 - 1954
Citation details: Saturday 4 November 1899, page 4
Breckenridge - John W - Obituary
Breckenridge - John W - Obituary

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Burial
Address: Presbyterian portion, row J 5.
Cemetery: Forster General
Breckenridge - John Wylie and Maria
Breckenridge - John Wylie and Maria

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
himself
6 years
younger brother
Family with Lilias REID - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: May 22, 1846Tarbolton, Ayshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
6 months
son
2 years
daughter
Woman Pioneer IconAgnes Keys BRECKENRIDGE
Birth: February 3, 1849 30 23Tarbolden, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: October 17, 1940Adamstown, , New South Wales, Australia
11 years
daughter
Marion Cassells BRECKENRIDGE
Birth: March 27, 1860 41 34Port Stephens, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 7, 1884Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Lilias Reid BRECKENRIDGE
Birth: March 26, 1863 44 37Myall Lakes, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 18, 1885Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
20 months
son
3 years
son
daughter
Amelia BRECKENRIDGE
Birth: August 28, 1867 49 41Karuah, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1884Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
James BRECKENRIDGE
Birth: March 26, 1870 51 44Port Stephens, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 6, 1870
Family with Maria Wesley CROKER - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1872Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
17 months
son
Thomas BRECKENRIDGE
Birth: May 26, 1873 55 23Cape Hawke, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1951Brisbane, , Queensland, Australia
19 months
daughter
4 years
son
son
Arthur Manning BRECKENRIDGE
Birth: February 12, 1878 59 28Forster, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1947Balmain, , New South Wales, Australia
23 months
daughter
Maria Jane BRECKENRIDGE
Birth: January 6, 1880 61 30Forster, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1958Chatswood, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
4 years
son
Stanley BRECKENRIDGE
Birth: about 1885 66 35Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1955Balmain, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
BirthObituary - Breckenridge - John W
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Saturday 4 November 1899, page 4
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
ImmigrationPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
ImmigrationObituary - Breckenridge - John W
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Saturday 4 November 1899, page 4
ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: John Breckenridge Birth Year: abt 1822 Age: 37 Arrival Date: 7 Apr 1859 Vessel Name: Nimroud Origin Location: Miltown, County Kerry, Ireland

OccupationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
OccupationForster Historical Notes
Publication: The Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954) Sat 22 Jul 1950 Page 5
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 2607/1872 BRECKENRIDGE JOHN H CROKER MARIA H MANNING RIVER
DeathB - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 15267/1899 BRECKENRIDGE JOHN W JOHN MARION STROUD
DeathHeadstone - Breckenridge - John Wylie and Maria
Breckenridge - John Wylie and Maria
Breckenridge - John Wylie and Maria

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DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1190
DeathObituary - Breckenridge - John W
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Saturday 4 November 1899, page 4
ObituaryNewspaper - The Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales
Publication: Newspaper; Taree; NSW; 1898 - 1954
Citation details: Saturday 4 November 1899, page 4
Breckenridge - John W - Obituary
Breckenridge - John W - Obituary

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BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index