Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Margaret CUSACKAge: 63 years18221885

Name
Margaret CUSACK
Given names
Margaret
Surname
CUSACK
Married name
Margaret LEDSAM
Birth between 1822 and 1824
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 9 October 1852, page 3.
Ledsam - Thomas and Cusack - Margaret
Ledsam - Thomas and Cusack - Margaret

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Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Margaret Cusack Birth Year: abt 1824 Age: 25 Gender: Female Arrival Date: 24 Nov 1849 Vessel Name: Una Origin Location: Gilling, County Offaly a.k.a. Kings, Ireland

Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"
Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"

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Note: Margaret and her younger siblings Ellen, Eliza, Theresa and Winifred arrived on board the "Una".

Death Certificate - Ledsam - Margaret
Death Certificate - Ledsam - Margaret

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Note: The immigration record for Margaret includes the information that she was 25 years of age at the time of her arrival in Australia in 1849. Yet her son, Thomas, when registering her death in 1885 stated that she was 63 years of age at that time at that she was born in Queens County, Ireland.
Birth of a sisterEllen CUSACK
calculated 1829 (Age 7 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"
Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"

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Note: Margaret and her younger siblings Ellen, Eliza, Theresa and Winifred arrived on board the "Una".

Birth of a brotherMichael CUSACK
calculated 1829 (Age 7 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cusack - Michael and Kieran arriving on board the "Una"
Cusack - Michael and Kieran arriving on board the "Una"

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Note: The immigration record for Michael includes the information that he was 20 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1849.
Birth of a sisterEliza CUSACK
calculated 1831 (Age 9 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"
Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"

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Note: Margaret and her younger siblings Ellen, Eliza, Theresa and Winifred arrived on board the "Una".

Birth of a sisterTheresa CUSACK
calculated 1833 (Age 11 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"
Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"

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Note: Margaret and her younger siblings Ellen, Eliza, Theresa and Winifred arrived on board the "Una".

Birth of a sisterWinifred CUSACK
calculated 1835 (Age 13 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"
Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"

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Note: Margaret and her younger siblings Ellen, Eliza, Theresa and Winifred arrived on board the "Una".

Birth of a brotherKieran CUSACK
calculated 1836 (Age 14 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cusack - Michael and Kieran arriving on board the "Una"
Cusack - Michael and Kieran arriving on board the "Una"

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Note: The immigration record for Kieran includes the information that he was 13 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1849.
Death of a fatherGeorge CUSACK
before 1849 (Age 27 years)

Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Margaret Cusack Birth Year: abt 1824 Age: 25 Gender: Female Arrival Date: 24 Nov 1849 Vessel Name: Una Origin Location: Gilling, County Offaly a.k.a. Kings, Ireland

Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"
Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"

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Note: Margaret and her younger siblings Ellen, Eliza, Theresa and Winifred arrived on board the "Una".

Death of a motherMary
before 1849 (Age 27 years)

Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Margaret Cusack Birth Year: abt 1824 Age: 25 Gender: Female Arrival Date: 24 Nov 1849 Vessel Name: Una Origin Location: Gilling, County Offaly a.k.a. Kings, Ireland

Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"
Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"

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Note: Margaret and her younger siblings Ellen, Eliza, Theresa and Winifred arrived on board the "Una".

Immigration November 22, 1849 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Margaret Cusack Birth Year: abt 1824 Age: 25 Gender: Female Arrival Date: 24 Nov 1849 Vessel Name: Una Origin Location: Gilling, County Offaly a.k.a. Kings, Ireland

Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"
Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"

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Note: Margaret and her younger siblings Ellen, Eliza, Theresa and Winifred arrived on board the "Una".

Note: The Cusack children Margaret, Ellen, Michael, Eliza, Theresa, Winifred and Kieran arrived on board the "Una" on 22 November 1849 and inspected by immigration officials on 24 November 1849.
Religious marriageJohn LEDSAMView this family
October 8, 1852 (Age 30 years)
Address: Roman Catholic Church of St. John the Baptist By Rev. (Dean) J T Lynch
Citation details: V1852546 98/1852 LEDSAM JOHN CUSACK MARGARET LK
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 9 October 1852, page 3.
Ledsam - Thomas and Cusack - Margaret
Ledsam - Thomas and Cusack - Margaret

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Marriage Certificate - Ledsam - John and Cusack - Margaret
Marriage Certificate - Ledsam - John and Cusack - Margaret

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Birth of a son
#1
Thomas George LEDSAM
July 1, 1853 (Age 31 years)
Address: At the residence of his mother.
Citation details: V18531451 70/1853 LEDSAM THOMAS JOHN MARGAROT
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 2 July 1853, page 3.
Ledsam - Birth of son in 1853.
Ledsam - Birth of son in 1853.

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Marriage of a siblingJames H MITCHELLEllen CUSACKView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1854 (Age 32 years)
Address: Presbyterian
Citation details: V1854701 81/1854 MITCHELL JAMES H CUSICK ELEN JF
Birth of a son
#2
Jeremiah LEDSAM
about February 1855 (Age 33 years)
Address: The Pound Cottage
Citation details: V18552588 72/1855 LEDSAM JEREMIAH JOHN MARGAROT
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 24 February 1855, page 2
Ledsam - Birth of son - 1855
Ledsam - Birth of son - 1855

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Birth of a daughter
#3
Anna Mary LEDSAM
March 4, 1857 (Age 35 years)
Address: At the mother's residence
Citation details: 8064/1857 LEDSAM ANNA M JOHN MARGARET MAITLAND
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 5 March 1857, page 3.
Ledsam - daughter
Ledsam - daughter

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Birth of a daughter
#4
Elizabeth LEDSAM
about 1859 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 9213/1859 LEDSAM ELIZABETH JOHN MARGARET MAITLAND
Birth of a son
#5
Florence John LEDSAM
May 4, 1862 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: 9364/1862 LEDSAM FLORENCE J JOHN MARGARET MAITLAND
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 6 May 1862, page 1.
Ledsam - Birth of son 1862.
Ledsam - Birth of son 1862.

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Death of a husbandJohn LEDSAM
before July 16, 1869 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: 4444/1869 LEDSAM JOHN THOMAS DIED MAITLAND WEST MAITLAND
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 17 July 1869, page 2.
Ledsam - Margaret - Appointed poundkeeper
Ledsam - Margaret - Appointed poundkeeper

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Note: His wife Margaret was appointed poundkeeper on the death of John.
Occupation
Poundkeeper
July 16, 1869 (Age 47 years)
Employer: West Maitland Borough Council
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 17 July 1869, page 2.
Ledsam - Margaret - Appointed poundkeeper
Ledsam - Margaret - Appointed poundkeeper

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Marriage of a childEdward MOONEYAnna Mary LEDSAMView this family
about 1883 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 6775/1883 MOONEY EDWARD LEDSAM HANNAH MARY PATRICKS PLAIN
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Margaret A MOONEY
about 1884 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 21684/1884 MOONEY MARGARET A EDWARD J HANNAH M WINGHAM
Death of a sonFlorence John LEDSAM
February 9, 1884 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 13393/1884 LEDSAM JOHN T JOHN MARGARET TAMWORTH
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 23 February 1884, page 1.
Ledsam - Florence John - Death Notice
Ledsam - Florence John - Death Notice

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Death August 7, 1885 (Age 63 years)
Address: Sempill Street
Informant: Thomas George LEDSAMson
Cause of death: Senile decay
Citation details: 11556/1885 LEDSAM MARGARET GEORGE UNKNOWN WEST MAITLAND
Death Certificate - Ledsam - Margaret
Death Certificate - Ledsam - Margaret

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Burial August 8, 1885 (1 day after death)
Address: Roman Catholic
Death Certificate - Ledsam - Margaret
Death Certificate - Ledsam - Margaret

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
herself
8 years
younger sister
1 year
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
Kieran CUSACK
Birth: calculated 1836Gilling, Offally (Kings) County, Ireland
Death: about 1913West Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with John LEDSAM - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: October 8, 1852West Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
9 months
son
Thomas George LEDSAM
Birth: July 1, 1853 31West Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1922Randwick, , New South Wales, Australia
20 months
son
Jeremiah LEDSAM
Birth: about February 1855 33West Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1907Liverpool, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
Florence John LEDSAM
Birth: May 4, 1862 40West Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 9, 1884Tamworth, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthNewspaper - The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 9 October 1852, page 3.
Ledsam - Thomas and Cusack - Margaret
Ledsam - Thomas and Cusack - Margaret

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BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Margaret Cusack Birth Year: abt 1824 Age: 25 Gender: Female Arrival Date: 24 Nov 1849 Vessel Name: Una Origin Location: Gilling, County Offaly a.k.a. Kings, Ireland

Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"
Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"

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Note: Margaret and her younger siblings Ellen, Eliza, Theresa and Winifred arrived on board the "Una".

BirthDeath Certificate - Ledsam - Margaret
Death Certificate - Ledsam - Margaret
Death Certificate - Ledsam - Margaret

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ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Margaret Cusack Birth Year: abt 1824 Age: 25 Gender: Female Arrival Date: 24 Nov 1849 Vessel Name: Una Origin Location: Gilling, County Offaly a.k.a. Kings, Ireland

Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"
Cusack - Margaret and siblings on board "Una"

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.
Note: Margaret and her younger siblings Ellen, Eliza, Theresa and Winifred arrived on board the "Una".

MarriageL - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: V1852546 98/1852 LEDSAM JOHN CUSACK MARGARET LK
MarriageNewspaper - The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 9 October 1852, page 3.
Ledsam - Thomas and Cusack - Margaret
Ledsam - Thomas and Cusack - Margaret

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MarriageMarriage Certificate - Ledsam - John and Cusack - Margaret
Marriage Certificate - Ledsam - John and Cusack - Margaret
Marriage Certificate - Ledsam - John and Cusack - Margaret

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OccupationNewspaper - The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 17 July 1869, page 2.
Ledsam - Margaret - Appointed poundkeeper
Ledsam - Margaret - Appointed poundkeeper

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DeathL - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 11556/1885 LEDSAM MARGARET GEORGE UNKNOWN WEST MAITLAND
DeathDeath Certificate - Ledsam - Margaret
Death Certificate - Ledsam - Margaret
Death Certificate - Ledsam - Margaret

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BurialDeath Certificate - Ledsam - Margaret
Death Certificate - Ledsam - Margaret
Death Certificate - Ledsam - Margaret

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