Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Eliza HUNTERAge: 35 years18221858

Name
Eliza HUNTER
Given names
Eliza
Surname
HUNTER
Married name
Eliza DUN
Birth March 12, 1822
Publication: Word document emailed to Stuart on 9 March 2014.
Text:

From their daughter Jessie's name (and later census records) this is probably the birth of Eliza Family Search Eliza Hunter, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950" Name: Eliza Hunter Gender: Female Birth Date: 12 Mar 1822 Birthplace: GLASGOW, LANARK, SCOTLAND Father's Name: Andrew Hunter Mother's Name: Janet Alston Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C11974-6 System Origin: Scotland-ODM GS Film number: 0102918, 0994179, 1042938, 0102917

MarriageJames DUNView this family
June 27, 1850 (Age 28 years)
Publication: Word document emailed to Stuart on 9 March 2014.
Text:

Proclamations and Marriages - Cupar, Fife 1850 June 27 Dun James, of Wellington, New Zealand, of this Parish and Eliza Hunter of the Parish of Markinch, married 2nd July 1850 by the Rev James Nocol Min of Leslie

Immigration December 10, 1850 (Age 28 years)
Publication: Word document emailed to Stuart on 9 March 2014.
Text:

The couple came to Australia on the ship "Eliza" which arrived in Sydney 10 Dec 1850 The Shipping Gazette and Sydney General Trade List December 14 1850 p. 326 Arrivals: December 10.- Eliza, ship. 912 tons, Captain Paine, from the Downs the 21st August. Passengers - Mr. and Mrs. Dunn, Mr Lewis, Mrs. and two Misses Listers, Mrs Denby and infant, Mr and Mrs Kilburn and child, Mr George Chisholm, Mr. William Chisholm, Thomas Weston, John Russell, William Ushor, William Cooper, John Blackeny, Messrs, Budd, Joly and Gilmore, Mr and Mrs Nightingale and daughter.

Note: James and Eliza arrived on board the "Eliza".
Birth of a daughter
#1
Jessie Alston DUN
April 26, 1851 (Age 29 years)
Address: 1 Thurlow Terrace
Citation details: V185171 51/1851 DUN JESSY A JAMES ELIZA
Publication: Word document emailed to Stuart on 9 March 2014.
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 28 April 1851, page 3
Dun - Jessie Alston
Dun - Jessie Alston

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Death of a husbandJames DUN
February 9, 1853 (Age 30 years)
Address: At his residence Castlereagh Street
Citation details: V18532736 102/1853 DUN JAMES AGE 40
Text:

There is also this reference:

V1853985 106/1853 DUN JAMES AGE 40

Publication: Word document emailed to Stuart on 9 March 2014.
Publication: Sydney Newspaper
Citation details: 11 February 1853, page 2
Dun - James
Dun - James

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Religious marriageHenry Moor Wall McVITIEView this family
about 1854 (Age 31 years)
Address: Presbyterian St. Matthews
Publication: Word document emailed to Stuart on 9 March 2014.
Text:

One of the witnesses of that will was a Henry McVitie and in 1854 widow Eliza married Henry McVitie

NSW Index Marriage V1854730 81/1854 MCVITIE HENRY M W DUN ELIZA JO SMH Thurs 12 Jan 1854 P5 Marriages By special license, on the 10th instant, by the Rev mattherw Adam of Windsor, H. W. McVitie, M. D.. to Eliza, relict of the late James Dun, Esq.

Citation details: V1854730 81/1854 MCVITIE HENRY M W DUN ELIZA JO
Death before 1858 (Age 35 years)

Publication: Word document emailed to Stuart on 9 March 2014.
Text:

Henry's death certificate says he was a widower - so presumably Eliza died between 1854 and 1858. I have not found her death. The informant on his death certificate is his mother.

Family with James DUN - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: June 27, 1850Fifeshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
10 months
daughter
Jessie Alston DUN
Birth: April 26, 1851 41 29Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1943Fifeshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Family with Henry Moor Wall McVITIE - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1854Windsor, New South Wales, Australia

BirthJames Dun - Family History
Publication: Word document emailed to Stuart on 9 March 2014.
Text:

From their daughter Jessie's name (and later census records) this is probably the birth of Eliza Family Search Eliza Hunter, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950" Name: Eliza Hunter Gender: Female Birth Date: 12 Mar 1822 Birthplace: GLASGOW, LANARK, SCOTLAND Father's Name: Andrew Hunter Mother's Name: Janet Alston Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C11974-6 System Origin: Scotland-ODM GS Film number: 0102918, 0994179, 1042938, 0102917

MarriageJames Dun - Family History
Publication: Word document emailed to Stuart on 9 March 2014.
Text:

Proclamations and Marriages - Cupar, Fife 1850 June 27 Dun James, of Wellington, New Zealand, of this Parish and Eliza Hunter of the Parish of Markinch, married 2nd July 1850 by the Rev James Nocol Min of Leslie

ImmigrationJames Dun - Family History
Publication: Word document emailed to Stuart on 9 March 2014.
Text:

The couple came to Australia on the ship "Eliza" which arrived in Sydney 10 Dec 1850 The Shipping Gazette and Sydney General Trade List December 14 1850 p. 326 Arrivals: December 10.- Eliza, ship. 912 tons, Captain Paine, from the Downs the 21st August. Passengers - Mr. and Mrs. Dunn, Mr Lewis, Mrs. and two Misses Listers, Mrs Denby and infant, Mr and Mrs Kilburn and child, Mr George Chisholm, Mr. William Chisholm, Thomas Weston, John Russell, William Ushor, William Cooper, John Blackeny, Messrs, Budd, Joly and Gilmore, Mr and Mrs Nightingale and daughter.

MarriageJames Dun - Family History
Publication: Word document emailed to Stuart on 9 March 2014.
Text:

One of the witnesses of that will was a Henry McVitie and in 1854 widow Eliza married Henry McVitie

NSW Index Marriage V1854730 81/1854 MCVITIE HENRY M W DUN ELIZA JO SMH Thurs 12 Jan 1854 P5 Marriages By special license, on the 10th instant, by the Rev mattherw Adam of Windsor, H. W. McVitie, M. D.. to Eliza, relict of the late James Dun, Esq.

MarriageM - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: V1854730 81/1854 MCVITIE HENRY M W DUN ELIZA JO
DeathJames Dun - Family History
Publication: Word document emailed to Stuart on 9 March 2014.
Text:

Henry's death certificate says he was a widower - so presumably Eliza died between 1854 and 1858. I have not found her death. The informant on his death certificate is his mother.