Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Dugald McGILVRAYAge: 34 years18271861

Name
Dugald McGILVRAY
Given names
Dugald
Surname
McGILVRAY

Dugald McGILVERIE

Name
Dugald McGILVERIE
Given names
Dugald
Surname
McGILVERIE
Birth calculated 1827 37 36
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Note: The immigration record for Dugald includes the information that he was 12 years of age at the time of his embarkation on board the 'George Fife'.
Immigration January 23, 1840 (Age 13 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Note: Alexander and Sarah and their two sons Alexander and Dugald and their older children arrived on board the 'George Fife'.
Death of a brotherJohn McGILVRAY
about 1841 (Age 14 years)
Citation details: Australia Death Index, 1787-1985
Text:

Name: John Mc Gilvray Death Date: 1841 Death Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1841 Registration Place: Black Creek, Bulwarra, Cloden, East Maitland, Hinton, Hunter District, Maitland, Morpeth, West Maitland, New South Wales Volume Number: V18411367 25B

Marriage of a siblingJames GRIFFITHSSarah “Sally” McGILVRAYView this family
Type: Religious marriage
December 12, 1844 (Age 17 years)
Address: By William Ross - Minister Saint Ann's Presbyterian Church
Citation details: 19 January 2011.
Text:

In part:

"James Griffiths, convicted for stealing,7 yrs transport.abt 1840. Native of london.

James Griffiths b.1822,married Sarah McGilvray 12 Dec 1844 Scots Church Paterson.Witness:Alexander McGilvray & Neil Gillies. James and Sarah had Issue: John M. Hannah Tattersall 1867 Elizabeth Sarah James Alfred m Louisa Tattersall Alexander m Elizabeth J Northam 1872 James A Mary Margaret b1857 d.1858"

Birth Certificate - Griffiths - Margaret
Birth Certificate - Griffiths - Margaret

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Marriage Certificate - Griffiths - James and McGilvray - Sarah
Marriage Certificate - Griffiths - James and McGilvray - Sarah

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Note: Michael Bruin advises that the year of their marriage was 1944. The birth certificate of their daughter, Margaret, includes the information, that James and Sarah were married on 12 December 1943.
Saint Ann's Prebyterian Church, Paterson
Saint Ann's Prebyterian Church, Paterson

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Marriage of a siblingAlexander McGILVRAYLouisa STACEView this family
Type: Religious marriage
November 11, 1851 (Age 24 years)
Address: "Dunmore" By Rev. William Purves
Citation details: V1851332 80/1851 MCGILVRAY ALEXANDER STACE LOUISA PC
Text:

The PC in the reference indicates a Presbyterian marriage in the Hunter Valley at places such as Derbie, Hunter District, Maitland, Morpeth, Paterson and Singleton.

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 577 and 581
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: Saturday 15 November 1851, page 3
McGilvray - Alexander and Stace - Louisa
McGilvray - Alexander and Stace - Louisa

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Property May 1855 (Age 28 years)
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: Saturday 5 May 1855, page 2
Note: Dugald was granted 45 acres at Gloucester and his brother Alexander was granted 46 acres, also at Gloucester.
Death of a sisterSarah “Sally” McGILVRAY
December 25, 1858 (Age 31 years)
Address: Paterson River
Cause: Drowned
Citation details: 19 January 2011
Text:

In part:

"25 Dec 1858. James, wife Sarah and Baby Margaret were drowned in the Paterson River. *Neil Gillies and Henry Tattersall made failed attempt to save them,these two men recovered the bodies. (Tattersall is writers direct x/s grandfather.) The coroner commended Tattersall for his bravery. Alex.McGilvray was witness to Sarah/s burial. Henry Tattersall was the informant on Sarah.s d/c."

Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 1 January 1859, page 3.
Death Certificate - Griffiths - Sarah
Death Certificate - Griffiths - Sarah

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Memorial Plaque - Griffiths - James, Sarah and Margaret
Memorial Plaque - Griffiths - James, Sarah and Margaret

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Burial of a sisterSarah “Sally” McGILVRAY
December 27, 1858 (Age 31 years)
Cemetery: Saint Paul's Church of England
Death Certificate - Griffiths - Sarah
Death Certificate - Griffiths - Sarah

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Citation details: 2 March 2013
Saint Paul's Church of England, Paterson.
Saint Paul's Church of England, Paterson.

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Memorial Plaque - Griffiths - James, Sarah and Margaret
Memorial Plaque - Griffiths - James, Sarah and Margaret

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Death March 22, 1861 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 3259/1861 MACGILVRAY DUGALD ALEXANDER SARAH WINGHAM
Publication: Sydney Newspaper
Citation details: Tuesday 2 April 1861, page 8
McGilvray - Dugald - Death notice
McGilvray - Dugald - Death notice

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Burial March 24, 1861 (2 days after death)

Publication: Sydney Newspaper
Citation details: Tuesday 2 April 1861, page 8
McGilvray - Dugald - Death notice
McGilvray - Dugald - Death notice

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father
mother
Marriage:
elder sister
Mary McGILVRAY
Birth: calculated 1814 24 23Ardnamurchan, Argyllshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1898Queensland, Australia
1 year
elder brother
Lachlan McGILVRAY
Birth: calculated 1814 24 23Ardnamurchan, Argyllshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
2 years
elder brother
John McGILVRAY
Birth: calculated 1815 25 24Ardnamurchan, Argyllshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1841New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder brother
Donald McGILVRAY
Birth: calculated 1817 27 26Ardnamurchan, Argyllshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
3 years
elder sister
Anne McGILVRAY
Birth: calculated 1819 29 28Ardnamurchan, Argyllshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
4 years
elder sister
4 years
elder brother
3 years
himself
Dugald McGILVRAY
Birth: calculated 1827 37 36Ardnamurchan, Argyllshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: March 22, 1861Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
PropertyNewspaper - The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: Saturday 5 May 1855, page 2
DeathM - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 3259/1861 MACGILVRAY DUGALD ALEXANDER SARAH WINGHAM
DeathNewspaper - Empire
Publication: Sydney Newspaper
Citation details: Tuesday 2 April 1861, page 8
McGilvray - Dugald - Death notice
McGilvray - Dugald - Death notice

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BurialNewspaper - Empire
Publication: Sydney Newspaper
Citation details: Tuesday 2 April 1861, page 8
McGilvray - Dugald - Death notice
McGilvray - Dugald - Death notice

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