Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Male Pioneer

Donald ROSSAge: 63 years18481911

Name
Donald ROSS
Given names
Donald
Surname
ROSS
Birth calculated 1848 36 33
Address: Isle of Skye
Ross - Donald and Janet
Ross - Donald and Janet

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Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1054
Note: The headstone for Donald is inscribed that he was 63 years of age at the time of his death in 1911.
Birth of a sisterMargaret ROSS
about 1850 (Age 2 years)
Address: Killmare
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1053
Death of a maternal grandfatherDonald McDONALD
before 1852 (Age 4 years)

Publication: Collection of various records researched by Stuart.
Emigration August 3, 1852 (Age 4 years)
Text:

Ontario 309 Passengers Departed Aug. 3, 1852 Arrived Dec. 15, 1852 Arrival Port Sydney

Note: Departed on the "Ontario" with 308 other passengers.
Death of a brotherJohn ROSS
between November 1852 and December 1852 (Age 4 years)
Address: Quarantine Station
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1053
Death of a fatherAlexander ROSS
before November 25, 1852 (Age 4 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1053
Publication: Collection of various records researched by Stuart.
Note: On board the "Ontario" on his journey to Australia. There were many deaths on this voyage and after it reached Sydney, with the ship held in quarantine until 15 December 1852, but some immigrants were not released until 5 January 1853.
Immigration November 25, 1852 (Age 4 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1054
Publication: Collection of various records researched by Stuart.
Note: Arrived on board the "Ontario" with his Mother and four siblings. His Father, Alexander, died on the voyage and his elder brother, John, died in Sydney shortly after their arrival. John was buried at the Quarantine Station at North Head. There were many other deaths on this voyage and after it reached Sydney, with the ship held in quarantine until 15 December 1852, but some immigrants were not released until 5 January 1853.
Death of a maternal grandmotherEmily
after 1852 (Age 4 years)

Publication: Collection of various records researched by Stuart.
Death of a sisterAnn ROSS
about 1858 (Age 10 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1053
Citation details: 4295/1858 ROSS ANN ALEXANDER FLORA MAITLAND
Marriage of a siblingWilliam KEDDIEMary ROSSView this family
about 1862 (Age 14 years)
Citation details: 2563/1862 KEDDIE WILLIAM ROSS MARY NEWCASTLE
MarriageJanet LAURIEView this family
about 1873 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: 1722/1873 ROSS DONALD LAURIE JESSIE ARMIDALE
Birth of a daughter
#1
Flora Elizabeth ROSS
about 1874 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 20625/1874 ROSS FLORA ELIZABETH DONALD JESSIE WALGETT
Marriage of a siblingNeil McQUEENMargaret ROSSView this family
about 1874 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 21217/1886 MCQUEEN WILLIAM NEIL MARGARET COPELAND
Birth of a daughter
#2
Elizabeth Renwick ROSS
about 1876 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 7027/1876 ROSS ELIZABETH R DONALD JESSIE ARMIDALE
Birth of a daughter
#3
Emily Stuart ROSS
about 1878 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: 8112/1878 ROSS EMILY STUART DONALD JESSIE WALCHA
Birth of a son
#4
Thomas Laurie ROSS
January 13, 1880 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: 9287/1880 ROSS THOMAS LAURIE DONALD JESSIE WALCHA
Ross - Thomas Laurie
Ross - Thomas Laurie

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Birth of a son
#5
John Alexander ROSS
about 1881 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 24405/1881 ROSS JOHN ALEXANDER DONALD JESSIE WALCHA
Birth of a daughter
#6
Janet Laurie ROSS
about 1884 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: 28923/1884 ROSS JANET L DONALD JESSIE WALCHA
Birth of a daughter
#7
Marie Laurie ROSS
about 1886 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: 30877/1886 ROSS MARIE L DONALD JESSIE WALCHA
Birth of a son
#8
James Robert ROSS
about 1888 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: 22268/1888 ROSS JAMES R DONALD JESSIE COPELAND
Birth of a daughter
#9
Margaret Isabel ROSS
about 1890 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: 11288/1890 ROSS MARGARET I DONALD JESSIE COPELAND
Birth of a son
#10
Joseph Albert ROSS
about 1892 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: 11654/1892 ROSS JOSEPH L DONALD JESSIE COPELAND
Birth of a son
#11
Neil Donald ROSS
about 1892 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: 11655/1892 ROSS NEIL D DOONALD JESSIE COPELAND
Birth of a daughter
#12
Alice Annie ROSS
about 1896 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: 12013/1896 ROSS ALICE A DONALD JANET COPELAND
Marriage of a childJohn C MONROElizabeth Renwick ROSSView this family
about 1898 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 3185/1898 MONRO JOHN C ROSS ELIZABETH R COPELAND
Text:

There are also these references:

3155/1898 MONRO JOHN C ROSS ELIZABETH R COOMA 3186/1898 MONRO JOHN C ROSS ELIZABETH R COROWA

Death of a daughterAlice Annie ROSS
about 1898 (Age 50 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 1229/1898 ROSS ALICE A DONALD JESSIE COPELAND
Ross - Donald Neil and Alice Annie
Ross - Donald Neil and Alice Annie

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Death of a motherFlora McDONALD
about 1898 (Age 50 years)
Address: Kings Creek
Citation details: 14521/1898 ROSS FLORA DONALD EMILY MACLEAN
Publication: Newspaper - Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1915 - 1954), Friday 16 July 1943, page 1 and Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
Marriage of a childAlexander SHAWFlora Elizabeth ROSSView this family
November 8, 1899 (Age 51 years)
Address: Berrico Station
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1054 and 1056
Citation details: 7983/1899 SHAW ALEXANDER ROSS FLORA E COPELAND
Birth of a grandson
#1
Leonard Elwin MONRO
about 1900 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: 30918/1900 MONRO LEONARD E JOHN C ELIZABETH R COPELAND
Marriage of a childJohn Alexander ROSSElizabeth Flora McRAEView this family
January 22, 1908 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 2845/1908 ROSS JOHN A MCRAE ELIZABETH F TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 381
Marriage of a childNeil CROMARTYJanet Laurie ROSSView this family
July 1, 1908 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 8996/1908 CROMARTY NEIL ROSS JANET L STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1054
Death of a sonNeil Donald ROSS
September 28, 1908 (Age 60 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 15521/1908 ROSS DONALD N DONALD JANET STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1054
Ross - Donald Neil and Alice Annie
Ross - Donald Neil and Alice Annie

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Marriage of a childThomas Laurie ROSSElizabeth F LAWRIEView this family
October 21, 1908 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 11832/1908 ROSS THOMAS L LAWRIE ELIZABETH F PATERSON
Death June 7, 1911 (Age 63 years)
Citation details: 7665/1911 ROSS DONALD ALEXANDER FLORA STROUD
Quality of data: primary evidence
Ross - Donald and Janet
Ross - Donald and Janet

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

Burial
Ross - Donald and Janet
Ross - Donald and Janet

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

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: before 1834Scotland, United Kingdom
1 year
elder sister
4 years
elder brother
John ROSS
Birth: about 1837 25 22Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: between November 1852 and December 1852North Head, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
elder sister
Woman Pioneer IconAnn ROSS
Birth: about 1840 28 25Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1858Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
9 years
himself
3 years
younger sister
Family with Janet LAURIE - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1873Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Flora Elizabeth ROSS
Birth: about 1874 26 22Walgett, New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 9, 1956Gloucester, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Elizabeth Renwick ROSS
Birth: about 1876 28 24Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 26, 1964Gloucester, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Emily Stuart ROSS
Birth: about 1878 30 26Walcha, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 24, 1964Gloucester, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Thomas Laurie ROSS
Birth: January 13, 1880 32 28Walcha, New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 16, 1962Gloucester, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
John Alexander ROSS
Birth: about 1881 33 29Walcha, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 30, 1946Gloucester, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
Janet Laurie ROSS
Birth: about 1884 36 32Walcha, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 25, 1913Morpeth, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
James Robert ROSS
Birth: about 1888 40 36Copeland, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 28, 1970Gloucester, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Margaret Isabel ROSS
Birth: about 1890 42 38Copeland, New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 13, 1980New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Joseph Albert ROSS
Birth: about 1892 44 40Copeland, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 30, 1979New South Wales, Australia
1 year
son
Neil Donald ROSS
Birth: about 1892 44 40Copeland, New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 28, 1908Stroud, New South Wales, Australia
5 years
daughter
Alice Annie ROSS
Birth: about 1896 48 44Copeland, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1898Copeland, New South Wales, Australia

BirthHeadstone - Ross - Donald and Janet
Ross - Donald and Janet
Ross - Donald and Janet

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

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1054
EmigrationWeb Site - Highland and Island Emigration Society
Text:

Ontario 309 Passengers Departed Aug. 3, 1852 Arrived Dec. 15, 1852 Arrival Port Sydney

ImmigrationPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1054
ImmigrationOntario - Records Researched by Stuart Gregory
Publication: Collection of various records researched by Stuart.
MarriageR - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 1722/1873 ROSS DONALD LAURIE JESSIE ARMIDALE
DeathR - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 7665/1911 ROSS DONALD ALEXANDER FLORA STROUD
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathHeadstone - Ross - Donald and Janet
Ross - Donald and Janet
Ross - Donald and Janet

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

BurialWeb Site - Australian Cemeteries Index