Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Henry CARMICHAEL LL.DAge: 66 years17961862

Name
Henry CARMICHAEL LL.D
Given names
Henry
Surname
CARMICHAEL
Name suffix
LL.D
Birth 1796
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 318
Immigration 1831 (Age 35 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 318
Publication: e-newsletter of the Taree Family History Society Inc.
Citation details: February 2012 page 8
Note: Arrived on board the "Stirling Castle". He came to Australia at the request of the Rev. John Dunmore Lang to teach at the Australian College in Sydney.
Occupation
Teacher
after 1831 (Age 35 years)
Employer: Australian College
Publication: e-newsletter of the Taree Family History Society Inc.
Citation details: February 2012 page 8
MarriageAgnes “Nancy” RALSTONView this family
December 4, 1833 (Age 37 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 318
Publication: e-newsletter of the Taree Family History Society Inc.
Citation details: February 2012 page 8
Birth of a daughter
#1
Henrietta Ralston CARMICHAEL
September 10, 1834 (Age 38 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 319
Citation details: V18342863 45A/1834 CARMICHAEL HENRIETTA R HENRY NANCY
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V183425 47/1834 CARMICHAEL HENRIETTA R HENRY NANCY

Publication: e-newsletter of the Taree Family History Society Inc.
Citation details: February 2012 page 8
Birth of a son
#2
Gavin Thompson CARMICHAEL
October 5, 1836 (Age 40 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 318
Citation details: V18363044 45B/1836 CARMICHAEL GAVIN T HENRY NANCY
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V1836232 47/1836 CARMICHAEL GAVIN T HENRY NANCY

Publication: e-newsletter of the Taree Family History Society Inc.
Citation details: February 2012 page 8
Birth of a son
#3
James CARMICHAEL
September 10, 1837 (Age 41 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 318
Citation details: V18373148 45B/1837 CARMICHAEL JAMES HENRY NANCY
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V1837333 47/1837 CARMICHAEL JAMES HENRY NANCY

Publication: e-newsletter of the Taree Family History Society Inc.
Citation details: February 2012 page 8
Death of a sonJames CARMICHAEL
September 15, 1837 (Age 41 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 318
Citation details: V18371141 102/1837 CARMICHAEL JAMES INFANT
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V1837100 103/1837 CARMICHAEL JAMES INFANT

Publication: e-newsletter of the Taree Family History Society Inc.
Citation details: February 2012 page 8
Birth of a son
#4
Jeremy Bentham “Ben” CARMICHAEL
May 27, 1839 (Age 43 years)
Address: Porphreys Point
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 318
Citation details: V18393499 45B/1839 CARMICHAEL JEREMY B HENRY NANCY
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V1839787 47/1839 CARMICHAEL JEREMY B HENRY NANCY

Publication: e-newsletter of the Taree Family History Society Inc.
Citation details: February 2012 page 8
Birth of a son
#5
George Graham CARMICHAEL
November 22, 1840 (Age 44 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 318
Citation details: V18403719 45B/1840 CARMICHAEL GEORGE G HENRY NANCY
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V18401548 47/1840 CARMICHAEL GEORGE G HENRY NANCY

Publication: e-newsletter of the Taree Family History Society Inc.
Citation details: February 2012 page 8
Occupation
Viticulturist
about 1847 (Age 51 years)
Publication: e-newsletter of the Taree Family History Society Inc.
Citation details: February 2012 page 8
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Henry was recognised as a pioneer in viticulture in the Hunter River district, having formed the Hunter River Vineyard Association along with other settlers, King & Andrew Lang, in 1847.

Occupation
Assistant surveyor
about 1850 (Age 54 years)
Publication: e-newsletter of the Taree Family History Society Inc.
Citation details: February 2012 page 8
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He was appointed as assistant surveyor in the Hunter River district, surveying the road between Paterson and Gresford in 1850, then continued on to the Manning area. Henry was following the practice of many surveyors and establishing himself on prime land in the Manning Valley. He leased land on the South Bank in the 1850’s called ‘Warwiba’, and established a horse and cattle stud. In 1855, he purchased 115 acres at Clarkson’s Crossing, Nabiac.

Property
Purchased first land grant
July 1855 (Age 59 years)
Note: Henry purchased the first land grant on the Wallamba River of 115 acres at a sale in Dungog. The plot was on the north side of the river, just to the west of the present highway bridge over the Wallamba.
Death of a wifeAgnes “Nancy” RALSTON
September 20, 1857 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 4331/1857 CARMICHAEL NANCY GAVIN DIED RAYMOND TERRACE RAYMOND TERRACE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 318 and 319
Publication: e-newsletter of the Taree Family History Society Inc.
Citation details: February 2012 page 8
Death June 25, 1862 (Age 66 years)
Note: On a voyage from Sydney to London.
Burial
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 318
Note: Whilst returning to England.
Family with Agnes “Nancy” RALSTON - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 4, 1833New South Wales, Australia
9 months
daughter
Henrietta Ralston CARMICHAEL
Birth: September 10, 1834 38 31Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 3, 1894Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
11 months
son
James CARMICHAEL
Birth: September 10, 1837 41 34Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 15, 1837Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
21 months
son
Jeremy Bentham “Ben” CARMICHAEL
Birth: May 27, 1839 43 36Seaham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 23, 1878Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
18 months
son
George Graham CARMICHAEL
Birth: November 22, 1840 44 37Seaham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 6, 1915Scotland, United Kingdom
James McCLYMONT + Agnes “Nancy” RALSTON - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: September 22, 1822Maybole, , Scotland, United Kingdom
14 months
step-son
John Piper McCLYMONT
Birth: November 24, 1823 24 20Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 26, 1851Seaham, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
step-son
19 months
step-daughter
Sarah Ralston McCLYMONT
Birth: June 25, 1827 28 24Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 23, 1860Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
14 months
step-son

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 318
ImmigrationPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 318
ImmigrationValley of Rivers
Publication: e-newsletter of the Taree Family History Society Inc.
Citation details: February 2012 page 8
OccupationValley of Rivers
Publication: e-newsletter of the Taree Family History Society Inc.
Citation details: February 2012 page 8
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 318
MarriageValley of Rivers
Publication: e-newsletter of the Taree Family History Society Inc.
Citation details: February 2012 page 8
OccupationValley of Rivers
Publication: e-newsletter of the Taree Family History Society Inc.
Citation details: February 2012 page 8
Text:

Henry was recognised as a pioneer in viticulture in the Hunter River district, having formed the Hunter River Vineyard Association along with other settlers, King & Andrew Lang, in 1847.

OccupationValley of Rivers
Publication: e-newsletter of the Taree Family History Society Inc.
Citation details: February 2012 page 8
Text:

He was appointed as assistant surveyor in the Hunter River district, surveying the road between Paterson and Gresford in 1850, then continued on to the Manning area. Henry was following the practice of many surveyors and establishing himself on prime land in the Manning Valley. He leased land on the South Bank in the 1850’s called ‘Warwiba’, and established a horse and cattle stud. In 1855, he purchased 115 acres at Clarkson’s Crossing, Nabiac.

PropertyNabiac History
DeathMemorial - Carmichael, Ralston, McClymont and Spiers
BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 318