Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

John A CUMMINSAge: 36 years18581894

Name
John A CUMMINS
Given names
John A
Surname
CUMMINS
Birth calculated 1858

Cummins - John A and Victoria A T
Cummins - John A and Victoria A T

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

Note: The headstone for John is inscribed that he was 36 years of age at the time of his death.
Birth of a brotherFrancis “Frank” CUMMINS
calculated 1864 (Age 6 years)
Citation details: 24 October 2015
Text:

In part:

"Born Manchester England."

Note: It was noted that Francis was 22 years of age at the time of his departure from England in 1886.
Occupation
Sailor
1878 (Age 20 years)

Immigration between September 1878 and December 1878 (Age 20 years)
Note: Arrived on board the "Silvery Wave" or "Silvery Moon". The writing on the documents is difficult to read and there are various dates on the documents I have seen.
MarriageSarah Margaret DORWARDView this family
about 1885 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 5255/1885 CUMMINS JOHN A DORWARD SARAH M TAREE
Birth of a son
#1
George C CUMMINS
about 1886 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 23389/1886 CUMMINS GEORGE C JOHN A SARAH M PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a daughter
#2
Beatrice S CUMMINS
about 1888 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: 31609/1888 CUMMINS BEATRICE S JOHN A SARAH M NEWCASTLE
Birth of a daughter
#3
Victoria A T CUMMINS
calculated 1891 (Age 33 years)

Cummins - John A and Victoria A T
Cummins - John A and Victoria A T

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

Note: The headstone for Victoria is inscribed that she was 4 years of age at the time of her death.
Marriage of a siblingFrancis “Frank” CUMMINSLouisa Jane OAKESView this family
December 21, 1893 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 5378/1894 CUMMINS FRANK COWAN LOUISA J NEWTOWN
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 685
Citation details: 24 October 2015
Text:

In part:

"The death certificate (7882/1919) also states she had 3 marriages - Cowan, Heimann & Cummins."

Occupation
Master mariner

Cummins - John A and Victoria A T
Cummins - John A and Victoria A T

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

Death about 1894 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: 13089/1894 CUMMINS JOHN A GEORGE AMELIA TAREE
Burial
Address: Anglican portion T 14.
Cemetery: Dawson River General
Cummins - John A and Victoria A T
Cummins - John A and Victoria A T

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
himself
7 years
younger brother
Family with Sarah Margaret DORWARD - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1885Taree, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
3 years
daughter
4 years
daughter

BirthHeadstone - Cummins - John A and Victoria A T
Cummins - John A and Victoria A T
Cummins - John A and Victoria A T

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OccupationShipping Records - "Silvery Wave" or "Silvery Moon" - Cummins - John
ImmigrationShipping Records - "Silvery Wave" or "Silvery Moon" - Cummins - John
MarriageC - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 5255/1885 CUMMINS JOHN A DORWARD SARAH M TAREE
OccupationHeadstone - Cummins - John A and Victoria A T
Cummins - John A and Victoria A T
Cummins - John A and Victoria A T

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

DeathC - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 13089/1894 CUMMINS JOHN A GEORGE AMELIA TAREE
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index