Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

Alexander McDERMIDAge: 87 years18291916

Name
Alexander McDERMID
Given names
Alexander
Surname
McDERMID
Birth January 3, 1829 30 30
Address: Glenmore Acharacle
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102
Publication: Newspaper published in Lismore NSW between 1876 and 1954
Citation details: 3 June 1916, page 4
McDermid - Alexander - Death Notice
McDermid - Alexander - Death Notice

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Citation details: Page 7.
Birth of a brotherArchibald McDERMID
January 25, 1831 (Age 2 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102
Birth of a sisterFlora McDERMID
October 12, 1832 (Age 3 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1084 and 1102
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2 has Flora being born in Glennavour, Scotland. Ref:1084.
Birth of a sisterMary McDERMID
October 14, 1834 (Age 5 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102 and 1260
Birth of a sisterChristina McDERMID
May 21, 1836 (Age 7 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102
Immigration January 23, 1840 (Age 11 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1084 and 1102
Note: Donald, Mary and their children John, Duncan, Anne, Hugh, Alexander, Archibald, Flora, Mary and Christina arrived on board the "George Fyfe".
Death of a sisterChristina McDERMID
about 1840 (Age 10 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102
Note: Understood to have died shortly after her arrival in Australia.
Marriage of a siblingLachlan McDONALDAnne McDERMIDView this family
November 1, 1842 (Age 13 years)
Citation details: V1842581 162A/1842 MCDONALD LACHLAN MCDERMOTT ANNE PC
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 819
Marriage of a siblingDuncan McDERMIDMargaret McFARLANEView this family
June 28, 1848 (Age 19 years)
Citation details: V1848708 78/1848 MCDERMID DUNCAN MCFARLANE MARGARET JB
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V18484313 74B/1848 MCDERMID DUNCAN MCFARLANE MARGARET JB

Marriage of a siblingHugh McDERMIDJanet “Jessie” McPHEEView this family
March 20, 1849 (Age 20 years)
Citation details: V1849501 79/1849 MCDEARMID HUGH MCPHEE JESSIE JR
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102 and 1104
Marriage of a siblingThomas LOBBANFlora McDERMIDView this family
October 20, 1854 (Age 25 years)
Address: "Dungallon"
Citation details: V1854932 81/1854 LOBBAN THOMAS MCDERMID FLORA QA
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102
Death of a sisterFlora McDERMID
October 20, 1859 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: 5535/1859 LOBBAN FLORA DONALD MARY WINGHAM
Marriage of a siblingJohn McDERMIDJanet CAMERONView this family
Type: Religious marriage
July 5, 1860 (Age 31 years)
Address: Free Presbyterian At the residence of Janet's Mother Taree Estate
Citation details: 2776/1860 MCDERMID JOHN CAMERON JANET MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102 and 1221
Citation details: Page 3
Marriage of a siblingGeorge Leith MARTINMary McDERMIDView this family
October 17, 1861 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: 2014/1861 MARTIN GEORGE MCDERMID MARY MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 823 and 1260
Religious marriageCatherine CAMERONView this family
March 2, 1863 (Age 34 years)
Address: Carr's Creek
Citation details: 1959/1863 MCDERMID ALEXANDER CAMERON CATHERINE GRAFTON
Citation details: Page 3
Marriage of a siblingArchibald McDERMIDRachel Jane MARTINView this family
February 16, 1864 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 2231/1864 MCDERMID ARCHIBALD MARTIN RACHEL JANE MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 823 and 1102
Birth of a son
#1
Donald McDERMID
October 21, 1864 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 8973/1864 MCDERMID DONALD ALEXANDER CATHERINE GRAFTON
Citation details: Page 7.
Birth of a son
#2
Norman McDERMID
June 27, 1866 (Age 37 years)
Address: Palmer's Island
Note: Robynne Blake has the date of 26 June.
Birth of a son
#3
John Hugh McDERMID
April 22, 1868 (Age 39 years)
Citation details: 9744/1868 MCDERMID JOHN H ALEXANDER CATHERINE GRAFTON
Citation details: Page 8.
Birth of a daughter
#4
Christina McDERMID
June 15, 1870 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: 10373/1870 MCDERMID CHRISTINA ALEXANDER CATHERINE CANNON GRAFTON
Citation details: Page 8.
Birth of a daughter
#5
Mary McDERMID
December 26, 1872 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: 11365/1873 MCDERMID MARY ALEXANDER CATHERINE MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 8.
Death of a motherMary STEWART
October 21, 1873 (Age 44 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102
Citation details: 5151/1873 MCDERMID MARY HUGH CHRISTINA MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: The headstone for Mary is inscribed with the date of her death as the 30th.
Birth of a son
#6
Ronald Alexander McDERMID
November 5, 1874 (Age 45 years)
Address: Palmer's Channel
Citation details: 11790/1874 MCDERMID RONALD ALEXANDER ALEXANDER CATHERINE MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 8.
Birth of a daughter
#7
Flora Ann McDERMID
January 22, 1877 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: 12681/1877 MCDERMID FLORA ANN ALEXANDER CATHERINE MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 8.
Birth of a son
#8
Finlay Allan McDERMID
November 16, 1879 (Age 50 years)
Address: Palmer's Island
Citation details: 14564/1879 MCDERMID FINLAY ALLAN ALEXANDER CATHERINE MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 8.
Birth of a daughter
#9
Catherine Margaret Jane McDERMID
November 16, 1881 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: 13484/1881 MCDERMID CATHERINE M J ALEXANDER CATHERINE MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 8.
Death of a fatherDonald McDERMID
November 2, 1883 (Age 54 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102
Citation details: 8418/1883 MCDERMID DONALD AGE 90 YEARS DIED MITCHELLS ISLAND WINGHAM
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a daughter
#10
Janet Susan McDERMID
March 24, 1884 (Age 55 years)
Address: Palmer's Island
Citation details: 16605/1884 MCDERMID JAMES S ALEXANDER CATHERINE MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 8.
Birth of a grandson
#1
John McDERMID
about 1892 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 20776/1892 MCDERMID JOHN NORMAN ELLEN A MACLEAN
Marriage of a childNorman McDERMIDAlexandra Helen “Millie” CAMERONView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1892 (Age 62 years)
Address: Free Presbyterian
Citation details: Page 8.
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Catherine “Katie” McDERMID
about 1894 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: 19626/1894 MCDERMID CATHERINE NORMAN ALEXANDER H MACLEAN
Marriage of a childAllan McPHEEMary McDERMIDView this family
Type: Religious marriage
January 30, 1894 (Age 65 years)
Address: Free Presbyterian Church
Citation details: 4636/1894 MCPHEE ALLAN MCDERMID MARY MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 8.
Marriage of a childJohn McMILLANChristina McDERMIDView this family
Type: Religious marriage
May 16, 1894 (Age 65 years)
Address: Free Presbyterian Church
Citation details: 4650/1894 MCMILLAN JOHN MCDERMID CHRISTINA MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 8.
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Helen C McDERMID
about 1897 (Age 67 years)
Citation details: 23078/1897 MCDERMID HELEN C NORMAN ALEXANDRA H MACLEAN
Birth of a grandson
#4
Alexander Norman McDERMID
about 1898 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: 22688/1898 MCDERMID ALEXANDER N NORMAN ALEXANDRA H MACLEAN
Death of a granddaughterHelen C McDERMID
about 1898 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: 10014/1898 MCDERMID HELEN C NORMAN HELEN MACLEAN
Death of a daughterMary McDERMID
May 8, 1900 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: 5149/1900 MCPHEE MARY ALEXANDER CATHERINE CASINO
Citation details: Page 8.
Death of a sonDonald McDERMID
December 6, 1900 (Age 71 years)
Address: Grafton Hospital
Citation details: 12624/1900 MCDERMID DONALD ALEXANDER CATHERINE GRAFTON
Citation details: Page 8.
Birth of a grandson
#5
Donald R McDERMID
about 1901 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: 4674/1901 MCDERMID DONALD R NORMAN ALEXANDER H MACLEAN
Death of a brotherDuncan McDERMID
June 28, 1901 (Age 72 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11920/1901 MCDERMID DUNCAN DONALD MARY WINGHAM
McDermid - Duncan, Margaret and Archibald.
McDermid - Duncan, Margaret and Archibald.

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Death of a sisterMary McDERMID
September 13, 1901 (Age 72 years)
Address: Mylneford
Citation details: 9401/1901 MARTIN MARY DONALD MARY GRAFTON
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102 and 1260
Birth of a grandson
#6
Duncan C McDERMID
about 1903 (Age 73 years)
Citation details: 22410/1903 MCDERMID DUNCAN C NORMAN ALEXANDER H MACLEAN
Marriage of a childWilliam Lesley McLEAYJanet Susan McDERMIDView this family
July 29, 1903 (Age 74 years)
Citation details: 6276/1903 MCLEAY WILLIAM L MCDERMID JANET S MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 9.
Birth of a grandson
#7
Eric Allan McDERMID
about 1905 (Age 75 years)
Citation details: 34803/1905 MCDERMID ERIC A NORMAN ALEXANDER H MACLEAN
Death of a brotherJohn McDERMID
September 9, 1906 (Age 77 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102
Citation details: 10700/1906 MCDERMID JOHN DONALD MARY TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
McDermid - Janet and John
McDermid - Janet and John

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Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Helena G McDERMID
about 1908 (Age 78 years)
Citation details: 5064/1908 MCDERMID HELENA G NORMAN ALEXANDER H MACLEAN
Marriage of a childWalter James CALLENFlora Ann McDERMIDView this family
Type: Religious marriage
May 1, 1909 (Age 80 years)
Address: Free Presbyterian Church
Citation details: 5128/1909 CALLEN WALTER J MCDERMID FLORA A MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 8.
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Isabel M McDERMID
about 1910 (Age 80 years)
Citation details: 40021/1910 MCDERMID ISABEL M NORMAN ALEXANDRA H MACLEAN
Death of a brotherHugh McDERMID
October 19, 1910 (Age 81 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102
Citation details: 14046/1910 MCDERMID HUGH DONALD MARY MACLEAN
Death of a sonNorman McDERMID
January 19, 1911 (Age 82 years)
Address: Maclean Hospital
Citation details: 2101/1911 MCDERMID NORMAN ALEXANDER CATHERINE MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 8.
Note: Robynne Blake has the 18th June.
Death of a wifeCatherine CAMERON
May 27, 1912 (Age 83 years)
Citation details: 6514/1912 MCDERMID CATHERINE NORMAN CHRISTINA MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 7.
Death of a sonJohn Hugh McDERMID
1913 (Age 83 years)
Address: Murwillumbah Hospital
Citation details: Page 8.
Note: I cannot find any relevant death registration.
Death of a sisterAnne McDERMID
March 28, 1914 (Age 85 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 819 and 1102
Citation details: 9158/1914 MCDONALD ANNE DONALD WINGHAM
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a childHugh McPHERSONCatherine Margaret Jane McDERMIDView this family
July 30, 1914 (Age 85 years)
Address: Kings Creek
Citation details: 12813/1914 MCPHERSON HUGH MCDERMID CATHERINE M J MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 8.
Death of a brotherArchibald McDERMID
May 17, 1915 (Age 86 years)
Citation details: 7898/1915 MACDERMID ARCHIBALD DONALD MARY BALLINA
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102
Death May 31, 1916 (Age 87 years)
Address: At the residence of his daughter Christina at Kings Creek.
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102
Citation details: 7896/1916 MCDERMID ALEXANDER DONALD MARY MACLEAN
Publication: Newspaper published in Lismore NSW between 1876 and 1954
Citation details: 3 June 1916, page 4.
McDermid - Alexander - Death Notice
McDermid - Alexander - Death Notice

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Citation details: Page 7.
Burial
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: Ardnamurchan, Argyllshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
elder sister
21 months
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
18 months
elder brother
Donald McDERMID
Birth: before February 2, 1824 25 25Ardnamurchan, Argyllshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: Ardnamurchan, Argyllshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
4 years
elder brother
17 months
himself
2 years
younger brother
21 months
younger sister
Woman Pioneer IconFlora McDERMID
Birth: October 12, 1832 33 33Ormsaigbeg, , Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: October 20, 1859Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
19 months
younger sister
Christina McDERMID
Birth: May 21, 1836 37 37Ormsaigbeg, , Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1840Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Catherine CAMERON - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: March 2, 1863Clarence River, , New South Wales, Australia
20 months
son
Donald McDERMID
Birth: October 21, 1864 35 24Grafton, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 6, 1900Grafton, , New South Wales, Australia
20 months
son
22 months
son
John Hugh McDERMID
Birth: April 22, 1868 39 28Grafton, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1913Murwillumbah, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Christina McDERMID
Birth: June 15, 1870 41 30Grafton, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1955Maclean, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Mary McDERMID
Birth: December 26, 1872 43 32Maclean, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 8, 1900Woodburn, , New South Wales, Australia
22 months
son
Ronald Alexander McDERMID
Birth: November 5, 1874 45 34Maclean, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 22, 1935Tahakopa, Otago, New Zealand
2 years
daughter
Flora Ann McDERMID
Birth: January 22, 1877 48 37Maclean, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 2, 1925Waterfall, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Finlay Allan McDERMID
Birth: November 16, 1879 50 39Maclean, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 2, 1947Coffs Harbour, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Catherine Margaret Jane McDERMID
Birth: November 16, 1881 52 41Maclean, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 1969Grafton, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Janet Susan McDERMID
Birth: March 24, 1884 55 44Maclean, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 10, 1964Maclean, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102
BirthNewspaper - Northern Star
Publication: Newspaper published in Lismore NSW between 1876 and 1954
Citation details: 3 June 1916, page 4
McDermid - Alexander - Death Notice
McDermid - Alexander - Death Notice

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BirthDescendants of Alexander Cameron and Mary McKinnon
Citation details: Page 7.
ImmigrationPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1084 and 1102
MarriageM - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 1959/1863 MCDERMID ALEXANDER CAMERON CATHERINE GRAFTON
MarriageDescendants of Alexander Cameron and Mary McKinnon
Citation details: Page 3
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102
DeathM - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 7896/1916 MCDERMID ALEXANDER DONALD MARY MACLEAN
DeathNewspaper - Northern Star
Publication: Newspaper published in Lismore NSW between 1876 and 1954
Citation details: 3 June 1916, page 4.
McDermid - Alexander - Death Notice
McDermid - Alexander - Death Notice

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DeathDescendants of Alexander Cameron and Mary McKinnon
Citation details: Page 7.
BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102