Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

William PLUMMERAge: 61 years18151877

Name
William PLUMMER
Given names
William
Surname
PLUMMER
Birth August 14, 1815 31 24
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 480
Publication: Word Doc.
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has his birth year as 1814.
Birth of a sisterElizabeth “Betsey” PLUMMER
November 22, 1816 (Age 15 months)
Publication: Word Doc.
Birth of a sisterMary “Polly” PLUMMER
December 7, 1818 (Age 3 years)
Publication: Word Doc.
Birth of a sisterAnne PLUMMER
February 11, 1820 (Age 4 years)
Publication: Word Doc.
Birth of a brotherCharles PLUMMER
November 3, 1822 (Age 7 years)
Publication: Word Doc.
Death of a brotherJohn PLUMMER
May 18, 1823 (Age 7 years)
Publication: Word Doc.
Birth of a sisterFrances “Fanny or Fran” PLUMMER
December 28, 1823 (Age 8 years)
Publication: Word Doc.
Birth of a brotherJohn Porter PLUMMER
November 4, 1827 (Age 12 years)
Plummer - John Porter
Plummer - John Porter

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Publication: Word Doc.
Note: The headstone for John is inscribed that he was 41 years of age at the time of his death in 1869.
Birth of a brotherThomas PLUMMER
February 11, 1830 (Age 14 years)
Publication: Word Doc.
Birth of a brotherSamuel PLUMMER
January 17, 1835 (Age 19 years)
Address: Copt Hall farm
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 483
Publication: Journal published in New South Wales.
Citation details: Saturday 30 June 1888, page 35
Plummer - Samuel - Death Notice
Plummer - Samuel - Death Notice

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Note: In the death notice for Samuel it was included that he was a native of Leicestershire, England.
Marriage of a siblingPeter PLUMMERLydia TAYLORView this family
Type: Religious marriage
May 28, 1837 (Age 21 years)
Address: St. James parish church
Immigration October 3, 1838 (Age 23 years)
Note: He arrived on board the "John McLellan", which departed Plymouth on 30 May 1838.
Marriage of a siblingGeorge William BROWNJOHNElizabeth “Betsey” PLUMMERView this family
Type: Religious marriage
November 7, 1839 (Age 24 years)
Religious marriageElizabeth PRIESTView this family
January 3, 1843 (Age 27 years)
Address: Pitt Street
Religion: Congregational
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 480
Citation details: 13/1843 V184313 87 PLUMMER WILLIAM PRIEST ELIZABETH GB
Marriage of a siblingWilliam TOWNROWMary “Polly” PLUMMERView this family
Type: Religious marriage
February 7, 1843 (Age 27 years)
Address: Saint Mary
Birth of a daughter
#1
Sophia A PLUMMER
December 27, 1843 (Age 28 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 480
Citation details: 280/1843 V1843280 59 PLUMMER SOPHIA A WILLIAM ELIZABETH
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn PLUMMER
1844 (Age 28 years)
Publication: Word Doc.
Birth of a daughter
#2
Elizabeth PLUMMER
September 10, 1846 (Age 31 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 480
Citation details: 281/1846 V1846281 59 PLUMMER ELIZABETH WILLIAM ELIZABETH
Text:

There is also this reference:

1623/1846 V18461623 48  PLUMMER ELIZABETH   WILLIAM ELIZABETH
Death of a motherSophia Clifford BARRATT
October 1, 1848 (Age 33 years)
Address: Copt Hall
Publication: Word Doc.
Birth of a son
#3
William Charles PLUMMER
about 1849 (Age 33 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 480
Citation details: 539/1849 V1849539 162A PLUMMER WILLIAM WILLIAM ELIZABETH
Birth of a daughter
#4
Frances PLUMMER
July 16, 1851 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 697/1851 V1851697 51 PLUMMER FRANCES WILLIAM ELIZABETH
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 480
PropertyThomas Duncan TROTTER
October 21, 1851 (Age 36 years)
Marriage of a parentWilliam PLUMMERAnne BEDELLSView this family
June 30, 1853 (Age 37 years)
Address: Register Office
Publication: Word Doc.
Birth of a daughter
#5
Ann PLUMMER
November 25, 1853 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: 1540/1853 V18531540 52 PLUMMER ANN WILLIAM ELIZABETH
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 480
Marriage of a siblingSamuel PLUMMERMary BELFORDView this family
December 7, 1855 (Age 40 years)
Address: "Rosebank" or "Rose Bank"
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 483 and 515
Publication: Sydney Newspaper
Citation details: Monday 17 December 1855, page 4
Plummer - Belford - Samuel and Mary
Plummer - Belford - Samuel and Mary

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Birth of a daughter
#6
Sarah PLUMMER
about 1856 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: 7259/1856 PLUMMER SARAH WILLIAM ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 480
Marriage of a siblingPeter PLUMMERHannah BUNNINGView this family
Type: Religious marriage
March 6, 1856 (Age 40 years)
Address: St. James parish church.
Marriage of a siblingThomas PLUMMERAnne Maria CHALLENGERView this family
September 27, 1856 (Age 41 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Martha Louisa PLUMMER
about 1858 (Age 42 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 480
Citation details: 11436/1858 PLUMMER MARTHA L WILLIAM ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Death of a brotherCharles PLUMMER
September 28, 1859 (Age 44 years)
Publication: Word Doc.
Citation details: Australia Death Index, 1787-1985
Text:

Name: Charles Plummer Birth Year: abt 1827 Age: 32 Death Place: Victoria Registration Year: 1859 Registration Place: Victoria Registration Number: 8617

Marriage of a siblingFrancis Blower GIBBESFrances “Fanny or Fran” PLUMMERView this family
Type: Religious marriage
February 8, 1860 (Age 44 years)
Address: Church of St. Peter's, Eastern Hill
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: Australia, Marriage Index, 1788-1950
Text:

Name: Fanny Plummer Spouse Name: Francis Blower Gibbes Marriage Place: Victoria Registration Place: Victoria Registration Year: 1860 Registration Number: 212

Publication: Word Doc.
Birth of a daughter
#8
Sophia Mary PLUMMER
September 17, 1861 (Age 46 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 480
Citation details: 8600/1861 PLUMMER SOPHIA M WILLIAM ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Death of a sisterElizabeth “Betsey” PLUMMER
July 15, 1868 (Age 52 years)
Address: Richmond Road
Publication: Word Doc.
Death of a fatherWilliam PLUMMER
November 29, 1868 (Age 53 years)
Publication: Word Doc.
Death of a sisterAnne PLUMMER
June 10, 1869 (Age 53 years)
Address: New Walk East
Publication: Word Doc.
Death of a brotherJohn Porter PLUMMER
June 29, 186920:00 (Age 53 years)
Cause: Accidently shot by William Quigley
Plummer - John Porter
Plummer - John Porter

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Citation details: 4287/1869 PLUMMER JOHN P WILLIAM SOPHIA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Word Doc.
Publication: Sydney Newspaper
Citation details: Thursday 8 July 1869, page 3
Plummer - John Porter - Inquest Report
Plummer - John Porter - Inquest Report

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Note: It would seem that John was accidentally shot a few miles from his house by William Quigley on Sunday 27 June (his DOD on his headstone) but he did not die until the follow Tuesday the 29th June.
Death of a brotherPeter PLUMMER
before 1876 (Age 60 years)
Publication: Word Doc.
Occupation
Orchadist
1877 (Age 61 years)
Publication: The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954), Saturday 19 May 1877, page 8
Residence 1877 (Age 61 years)
Address: 3 Cambridge Terrace
Citation details: Thursday 17 May 1877, page 10.
Plummer - William - Funeral Notice
Plummer - William - Funeral Notice

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Inquest
By District Coroner Mr. J. E. Bowden
May 16, 1877 (on the date of death)
Address: Parramatta Hospital
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: Saturday 19 May 1877, page 8
Plummer - William - Inquest
Plummer - William - Inquest

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Death May 16, 187701:00 (Age 61 years)
Address: Parramatta District Hospital
Cause of death: Injuries resulting from falling from cart
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 480
Citation details: 7942/1877 PLUMMER WILLIAM WILLIAM DIED PARRAMATTA PARRAMATTA
Publication: The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954), Saturday 19 May 1877, page 8
Burial
Cemetery: Balmain General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 480
Citation details: Thursday 17 May 1877, page 10
Plummer - William - Funeral Notice
Plummer - William - Funeral Notice

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Note: To move from his late residence at 3 Cambridge Terrace, Surry Hills.
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: June 22, 1812Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
-7 months
elder brother
George PLUMMER
Birth: November 14, 1811 28 20Burton Overy, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death:
13 months
elder brother
Peter PLUMMER
Birth: December 16, 1812 29 21Burton Overy, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: before 1876Minnesota, Winona, Minnesota, United States of America
17 months
elder brother
John PLUMMER
Birth: May 4, 1814 30 22Burton Overy, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: May 18, 1823Kibworth Harcourt, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
15 months
himself
15 months
younger sister
Elizabeth “Betsey” PLUMMER
Birth: November 22, 1816 33 25Burton Overy, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: July 15, 1868Putney, Surrey, England, United Kingdom
2 years
younger sister
Mary “Polly” PLUMMER
Birth: December 7, 1818 35 27Stoughton, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: December 30, 1883Putney, Surrey, England, United Kingdom
14 months
younger sister
Anne PLUMMER
Birth: February 11, 1820 36 28Stoughton, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: June 10, 1869Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
3 years
younger brother
Charles PLUMMER
Birth: November 3, 1822 39 31Stoughton, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: September 28, 1859Kingower, , Victoria, Australia
14 months
younger sister
Frances “Fanny or Fran” PLUMMER
Birth: December 28, 1823 40 32Stoughton, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: October 21, 1909Malvern, , Victoria, Australia
4 years
younger brother
John Porter PLUMMER
Birth: November 4, 1827 44 36Stoughton, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: June 29, 1869Glenthorne, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
5 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Anne BEDELLS - View this family
father
step-mother
Anne BEDELLS
Birth: 1797St. Martin, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: October 20, 1859Barrow-upon-Soar, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
Marriage: June 30, 1853Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
Family with Elizabeth PRIEST - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: January 3, 1843Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
1 year
daughter
3 years
daughter
Elizabeth PLUMMER
Birth: September 10, 1846 31 24New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1925Petersham, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
William Charles PLUMMER
Birth: about 1849 33 26Paterson, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1940Bowraville, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
Ann PLUMMER
Birth: November 25, 1853 38 31Turrumbi, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 18, 1926Taree, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Sarah PLUMMER
Birth: about 1856 40 33Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death:
3 years
daughter
Martha Louisa PLUMMER
Birth: about 1858 42 35Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 10, 1949North Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
Sophia Mary PLUMMER
Birth: September 17, 1861 46 39Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 12, 1932Manly, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 480
BirthThe Plummer Family
Publication: Word Doc.
ImmigrationThe Plummer Family Children
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 480
MarriageP - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 13/1843 V184313 87 PLUMMER WILLIAM PRIEST ELIZABETH GB
MarriageThe Plummer Family Children
OccupationInquest - Plummer - William
Publication: The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954), Saturday 19 May 1877, page 8
ResidenceNewspaper - Sydney Morning Herald - Funeral Notices
Citation details: Thursday 17 May 1877, page 10.
Plummer - William - Funeral Notice
Plummer - William - Funeral Notice

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InquestNewspaper - Sydney Morning Herald
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: Saturday 19 May 1877, page 8
Plummer - William - Inquest
Plummer - William - Inquest

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DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 480
DeathP - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 7942/1877 PLUMMER WILLIAM WILLIAM DIED PARRAMATTA PARRAMATTA
DeathThe Plummer Family Children
DeathInquest - Plummer - William
Publication: The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954), Saturday 19 May 1877, page 8
BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 480
BurialNewspaper - Sydney Morning Herald - Funeral Notices
Citation details: Thursday 17 May 1877, page 10
Plummer - William - Funeral Notice
Plummer - William - Funeral Notice

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