Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

John William MEADAge: 73 years18511924

Name
John William MEAD
Given names
John William
Surname
MEAD
Birth September 20, 1851 32 31
Address: On board the "Earl Grey" as his parents emigrated to Australia.
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 604
Citation details: V18513261 37/1851 MEAD JOHN W JAMES ELLEN
Immigration October 5, 1851 (Age 15 days)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 604
Note: James and Ellen and their new born son John William, arrived on board the "Earl Grey".
Baptism December 14, 1851 (Age 2 months)

Birth of a brotherFelix Emanuel MEAD
January 5, 1854 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: V18541503 40/1854 MEAD FELIX E JAMES ELLEN
Text:

There is also this reference:

V1854753 44A/1854 MEAD FELIX E JAMES ELLEN

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 117 and 604
Note: The Family Bible of Ellenor Durrant as the birth date of Felix as 25th January.
Baptism of a brotherFelix Emanuel MEAD
March 5, 1854 (Age 2 years)

Address: By Mr. O'Riley.
Birth of a brotherThomas James MEAD
January 26, 1856 (Age 4 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 116 and 604
Baptism of a brotherThomas James MEAD
March 2, 1856 (Age 4 years)

Address: By Mr. O'Riley
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn MEAD
1858 (Age 6 years)

Citation details: 19 August 2017
Text:

In part:

"John Mead (1787 - 1858) father of James Mead

Felix Mead (1814 - 1874) son of John Mead

William Thomas Mead (1854 - 1916) son of Felix Mead

Ernest Charles Mead (1893 - 1961) son of William Thomas Mead

John William Mead (1925 - 2015) son of Ernest Charles Mead"

Birth of a sisterElizabeth Ellen MEAD
June 16, 1859 (Age 7 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 604
Citation details: 13879/1859 MEAD ELIZABETH E JAMES ELEANOR WINGHAM
Baptism of a sisterElizabeth Ellen MEAD
November 3, 1859 (Age 8 years)

Address: By Mr. O'Riley.
Birth of a sisterCharlotte Mary MEAD
August 29, 1861 (Age 9 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 604
Citation details: 8591/1861 MEAD CHARLOTTE M JAMES ELLEN MANNING RIVER
Death Certificate - Peters - Charlotte Mary
Death Certificate - Peters - Charlotte Mary

Note: Image kindly provided by Chris Berry.

Baptism of a sisterCharlotte Mary MEAD
October 11, 1861 (Age 10 years)
Address: By Mr. Dawson.
Birth of a brotherCharles Edward MEAD
June 10, 1864 (Age 12 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 604
Citation details: 9687/1864 MEADE CHARLES E JAMES ELLEN MANNING RIVER
Baptism of a brotherCharles Edward MEAD
July 23, 1864 (Age 12 years)
Address: By Mr. Hawking.
Birth of a brotherHenry George MEAD
June 2, 1867 (Age 15 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 604
Citation details: 15147/1867 MEADE HENRY G JAMES HELINOR PORT STEPHENS
Baptism of a brotherHenry George MEAD
September 18, 1867 (Age 15 years)

Death of a brotherHenry George MEAD
July 29, 1869 (Age 17 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 604
Citation details: 5751/1869 MEADE HENRY G JAMES HELINOR PORT STEPHENS
Marriage of a siblingFelix Emanuel MEADJane CROKERView this family
March 28, 1877 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: 3458/1877 MEAD FELIX BAIRD JANE MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 117 and 604
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1020
Marriage of a siblingThomas James MEADTheresa Jane TAYLORView this family
September 5, 1882 (Age 30 years)
Address: Sidebottom Creek
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 116, 175 and 604
Citation details: 4819/1882 MEADE THOMAS JAMES TAYLOR THERESA JANE WINGHAM
Marriage of a siblingWalter ELLIOTTElizabeth Ellen MEADView this family
January 16, 1884 (Age 32 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 628
Citation details: 5176/1884 ELLIOTT WALTER MEAD ELIZABETH E WINGHAM
Marriage of a siblingFrancis Peter CARLOWCharlotte Mary MEADView this family
Type: Religious marriage
September 16, 1885 (Age 33 years)
Address: Wesleyan Clarkes Crossing or Bullock Wharf
Citation details: 5279/1885 HUNT FRANCIS P MEAD CHARLOTTE M TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 604
Citation details: 23 March 2013
Text:

In part:

"Daughter bCharlotte Mary Born 26 August 1862 Cundle Plains,NSW Married Francis Peters 16 September 1885 Clarkes Crossing NSW"

Birth Certificate - Peaters - John Edward
Birth Certificate - Peaters - John Edward

Note: Image kindly provided by Chris Berry.

Death of a motherEllen DURRANT
about 1900 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: 14501/1900 MEAD ELLEN JOHN ELIZABETH STROUD
Death of a fatherJames MEAD
July 30, 1901 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: 11433/1901 MEAD JAMES JOHN ELLEN STROUD
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a brotherThomas James MEAD
July 22, 1924 (Age 72 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 116 and 604
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 15051/1924 MEAD THOMAS J JAMES ELLEN WINGHAM
Death October 15, 1924 (Age 73 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 604
Citation details: 20751/1924 MEAD JOHN W JAMES HELEN TAREE
Note: The year of the death of John of 1927 as inscribed on his headstone apparently is an error.
Burial
Cemetery: Failford General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 604
Note: The year of the death of John of 1927 as inscribed on his headstone appears to be an error.
Mead - John William and Charles Edward
Mead - John William and Charles Edward

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.
Note: I cannot find a birth or death record for the Charles Edward MEAD whose inscription is included in this headstone. If it is John's younger brother, then the dates are incorrect.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: May 17, 1851England, United Kingdom
-5 years
elder brother
Unnamed MEAD
Birth: June 28, 1846 27 26Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: June 28, 1846Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
5 years
himself
John William MEAD
Birth: September 20, 1851 32 31At sea
Death: October 15, 1924Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
Charles Edward MEAD
Birth: June 10, 1864 45 44Cundle Plains, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 17, 1932Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Henry George MEAD
Birth: June 2, 1867 48 47Port Stephens, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 29, 1869Port Stephens, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 604
BirthM - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: V18513261 37/1851 MEAD JOHN W JAMES ELLEN
BirthFamily Bible of Ellenor Durrant
ImmigrationPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 604
BaptismFamily Bible of Ellenor Durrant
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 604
DeathM - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 20751/1924 MEAD JOHN W JAMES HELEN TAREE
BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 604