Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Convict uniform as punishment

Elizabeth “Ellen” HARKINSAge: 68 years17941862

Name
Elizabeth “Ellen” HARKINS
Given names
Elizabeth
Surname
HARKINS
Married name
Elizabeth MOON
Married name
Ellen SMITH
Nickname
Ellen
Also known as
Ellen HARKON
Birth calculated 1794

Note: Len Smith includes the information that the age at death of Ellen in 1862 is inscribed on her headstone as 67 years. In addition, The Port Jackson Anthology includes the information that Elizabeth/Ellen was 31 years of age at the time of her arrival in Australia in 1825.
Convicted
Of robbery and sentenced to transportation for life
1824 (Age 30 years)
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names, page 1,893
Convict July 10, 1825 (Age 31 years)
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names, page 1,893 and The Transports, page 12
Note: Arrived on board the "Mariner" (2).
Birth of a daughter
#1
Ellen SMITH
about 1827 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 830/1827 V1827830 127 SMITH ELLEN JAMES ELLEN
Text:

There are also these references:

847/1827 V1827847 128 SMITH ELLEN JAMES ELLEN 990/1827 V1827990 125 SMITH ELLEN JAMES ELLEN

Birth of a son
#2
James SMITH
August 16, 1828 (Age 34 years)
Smith - James and Hughina
Smith - James and Hughina

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

Citation details: V18281210 125/1828 SMITH JAMES JAMES ELLEN
MarriageJames SMITHView this family
February 14, 1829 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: V1829306 128/1829 SMYTH JAMES HARKON ELLEN LD
Birth of a son
#3
John Joseph SMITH
about 1829 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 1427/1829 V18291427 127 SMITH JOHN J JAMES ELLEN
Text:

There are also these references:

1558/1829 V18291558 125 SMITH JOHN J JAMES ELLEN 1422/1830 V18301422 128 SMITH JOHN J JAMES ELLE

Birth of a son
#4
Terence SMITH
about 1831 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 1903/1831 V18311903 127 SMITH TERENCE JAMES ELLEN
Text:

There is also this reference:

1969/1831 V18311969 125 SMITH TERENCE JAMES ELLEN

Marriage of a childJames SMITHHughena McKAYView this family
September 22, 1847 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1
Andrew Ambrose SMITH
August 16, 1848 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 13457/1860 SMITH CONSTANTINE N JAMES HUENA WINDSOR
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Ellen SMITH
February 19, 1851 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: V18511420 68/1851 SMITH ELLEN JAMES HUGHINA
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Rebecca SMITH
April 15, 1853 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: V18531544 70/1853 SMITH REBECCA JAMES HUINA
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Helena SMITH
August 27, 1855 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: V18552954 72/1855 SMITH HELENA JAMES HUENA
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 787
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Susan Catherine SMITH
September 30, 1856 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 12055/1857 SMITH SUSAN JAMES HUENAH WINDSOR
Note: There is a conflict with the birth dates of Augustus and Susan. The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has th…
Death of a husbandJames SMITH
January 11, 1857 (Age 63 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4650/1857 SMITH JAMES AMTREN JANE WINDSOR
Birth of a grandson
#6
Augustus SMITH
August 29, 1857 (Age 63 years)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1140
Note: There is a conflict with the birth dates of Augustus and Susan. The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has th…
Birth of a grandchild
#7
Constantine N SMITH
about 1860 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: 13457/1860 SMITH CONSTANTINE N JAMES HUENA WINDSOR
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Florence Mary SMITH
about 1862 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: 14852/1862 SMITH FLORENCE JAMES KUGHINA WINDSOR
Death December 26, 1862 (Age 68 years)
Informant: James SMITHson
Cause of death: Old age
Citation details: 6373/1862 SMITH ELLEN JOHN MARGARET WINDSOR
Smith - Ellen - Death Certificate
Smith - Ellen - Death Certificate

Note: Image kindly provided by Len Smith.

Burial December 27, 1862 (1 day after death)
Religion: Roman Catholic
Smith - Ellen - Death Certificate
Smith - Ellen - Death Certificate

Note: Image kindly provided by Len Smith.

Family with James SMITH - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: February 14, 1829Lower Hawkesbury, , New South Wales, Australia
-14 months
daughter
19 months
son
16 months
son
3 years
son

BirthSmith - James - Descendant Report
ConvictedThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names, page 1,893
ConvictThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names, page 1,893 and The Transports, page 12
MarriageSmith - James - Descendant Report
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: V1829306 128/1829 SMYTH JAMES HARKON ELLEN LD
DeathSmith - James - Descendant Report
DeathS - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 6373/1862 SMITH ELLEN JOHN MARGARET WINDSOR
DeathDeath Certificate - Smith - Ellen
Smith - Ellen - Death Certificate
Smith - Ellen - Death Certificate

Note: Image kindly provided by Len Smith.

BurialDeath Certificate - Smith - Ellen
Smith - Ellen - Death Certificate
Smith - Ellen - Death Certificate

Note: Image kindly provided by Len Smith.

NoteSmith - James - Descendant Report