Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

John McFADYENAge: 72 years18541926

Name
John McFADYEN
Given names
John
Surname
McFADYEN
Birth March 24, 1854 21 20
McFadyen - John and Margaret Ritchie
McFadyen - John and Margaret Ritchie

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

Citation details: 26 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"John McFadyen Born 24 Mar 1854 Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland FHL/GS Film number 1041283"

Note: The headstone for John is inscribed that he was 72 years and 5 months of age at the time of his death in August 1926.
Immigration March 16, 1855 (Age 11 months)
Citation details: 26 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"Left Liverpool, Lancaster, England 7 Dec 1854 aboard the vessel “Nepaul” arrived Sydney 16 Mar 1855"

Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Note: John, Margaret and their son John arrived on board the "Nepaul" as government assisted migrants.
Birth of a daughter
#1
Lillian Agnes McFADYEN

Birth of a brotherRobert Bell McFADYEN
July 2, 1858 (Age 4 years)
Address: "Bellfield", Longreach
Citation details: MCFADYEN ROBERT B 12262/1858  JOHN MARGARET SHOALHAVEN
Citation details: 27 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"Robert Bell McFadyen born 2 JUL 1858 "Bellfield", Longreach, Shoalhaven River, NSW BDM Ref:12262/1858"

Birth of a sisterAgnes McFADYEN
about 1875 (Age 20 years)
Citation details: 13609/1875 MCFADYEN AGNES JOHN MARGARET BELLINGER RIVER
MarriageMargaret Ritchie KEOGHView this family
February 14, 1879 (Age 24 years)
Address: Keogh's cottage, Pine Creek
Citation details: 3593/1879 MCFADYEN JOHN KEOGH MARGARET R BELLINGER RIVER
Citation details: 26 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"Married 14 FEB 1879 Keogh's Cottage, Pine Creek, Bellinger River, New South Wales, Australia NSW DBM 3593/1879"

Birth of a daughter
#2
Margaret Isabella McFADYEN
about 1880 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: MCFADYEN AGNES 13609/1875 JOHN MARGARET BELLINGER RIVER
Birth of a son
#3
John George McFADYEN
about 1881 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: MCFADYEN JOHN G 19706/1881 JOHN MARGARET R BELLINGER RIVER
Birth of a son
#4
Ernest Nicholas David McFADYEN
about 1884 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: MCFADYEN ERNEST N D 23802/1884 JOHN MARGARET R BELLINGER RIVER
Birth of a son
#5
Matthew Gordon McFADYEN
about 1885 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: MCFADYEN MATTHEW G 24634/1885 JOHN MARGARET R BELLINGER RIVER
Death of a sonJohn George McFADYEN
June 5, 1886 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: MCFADYEN JOHN G 11041/1886 JOHN MARGARET R BELLINGER RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#6
Elizabeth Maude McFADYEN
about 1887 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: MCFADYEN ELIZABETH M 26108/1887 JOHN MARGARET R BELLINGER RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#7
Helen Grace McFADYEN
about 1889 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: MCFADYEN HELLEN G 25528/1889 JOHN MARGARET R BOAT HARBOUR
Marriage of a siblingRobert Bell McFADYENMargaret CRAIGView this family
March 15, 1889 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 5417/1889  MCFADYEN ROBERT B CRAIG MARGARET BOAT HARBOUR
Citation details: 26 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"Married 15/03/1889 Raleigh BDM Ref:5417/1889"

Birth of a son
#8
John George McFADYEN
about 1891 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: McFADYEN John George 6717/1891 John Jr Margaret Ritchie Bellingen
Birth of a son
#9
Albert Roland McFADYEN
June 2, 1894 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: 6310/1894 MCFADYEN ALBERT R JOHN MARGARET R BELLINGEN
Marriage of a siblingEdgar Thomas MOHRAgnes McFADYENView this family
about 1904 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: 6092/1904 MOHR EDGAR T MCFADYEN AGNES BELLINGEN
Marriage of a childErnest Nicholas David McFADYENJohanna Mary RIGNEYView this family
about 1907 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: 3879/1907 MCFADYEN ERNEST N D RIGNEY MARY J BELLINGEN
Birth of a grandson
#1
Gordon J McFADYEN
about 1908 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: MCFADYEN GORDON J 11963/1908 ERNEST N D MARY J BELLINGEN
Death of a sonMatthew Gordon McFADYEN
January 4, 1908 (Age 53 years)
Cause: Pneumonia
Citation details: MCFADYEN MATTHEW G 706/1908 JOHN MARGARET R BELLINGEN
Publication: Raleigh Sun (Bellingen, NSW : 1898 - 1918), Friday 10 January 1908, page 4
Burial of a sonMatthew Gordon McFADYEN
January 5, 1908 (Age 53 years)
Cemetery: Bellingen General
Publication: Raleigh Sun (Bellingen, NSW : 1898 - 1918), Friday 10 January 1908, page 4
McFadyen - Matthew Gordon and John George
McFadyen - Matthew Gordon and John George

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

Death of a motherMargaret MAXWELL
January 9, 1909 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 696/1909 MCFADYEN MARGARET MATTHEW MARY BELLINGEN
McFadyen - Margaret Maxwell and John
McFadyen - Margaret Maxwell and John

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

Citation details: 26 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"Margaret Maxwell born 30 Dec 1833 Bap 12 Jan 1834 died 9 Jan 1909 Gleniffer via Bellingen, NSW [BDM Ref:696/1909]. Married 25 Nov 1853 High Church, Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland. GS Film Number 1041284"

Marriage of a childJohn S CAMPBELLHelen Grace McFADYENView this family
about 1911 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: 12326/1911 CAMPBELL JOHN S MCFADYEN HELEN G BELLINGEN
Birth of a grandson
#2
William Verdon McFADYEN
about 1916 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: MCFADYEN WILLIAM V 43622/1916 ERNEST N MARY J BELLINGEN
Marriage of a childJohn George McFADYENAlina Minnie LARKINView this family
about 1916 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 6470/1916 McFADYEN John George LARKIN Alina Minnie Raeleigh
Marriage of a childAlbert Roland McFADYENTheresa ALFORDView this family
October 15, 1919 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 13433/1919 MCFADYEN ALBERT R ALFORD THERESA BELLINGEN
Birth of a grandson
#3
Albert John McFADYEN
March 26, 1921 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4
Edward Gloster McFADYEN
March 26, 1921 (Age 67 years)
Marriage of a childReuben William FULLERMargaret Isabella McFADYENView this family
about 1921 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: 3689/1921 FULLER REUBEN W MCFADYEN ISABELLA BELLINGEN
Death of a fatherJohn McFADYEN
February 21, 1921 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: 3694/1921 MCFADYEN JOHN JOHN ELIZABETH BELLINGEN
McFadyen - Margaret Maxwell and John
McFadyen - Margaret Maxwell and John

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

Citation details: 26 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"John McFadyen born 3 Dec 1832 High Church, Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland Ancestry.com GS FILM Number 1041283 died 21 Feb 1921 Gleniffer via Bellingen, NSW NSW BDM 3694/1921"

Marriage of a childHarrison DALELillian Agnes McFADYENView this family
about 1923 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: 10630/1923 DALE HARRISON MACFADYEN LILIAN A BELLINGEN
Marriage of a childJohn Charles HILLIERElizabeth Maude McFADYENView this family
about 1924 (Age 69 years)
Citation details: 16613/1924 HILLIER JOHN C MCFADYEN ELIZABETH M BELLINGEN
Birth of a grandson
#5
Kenneth Bruce McFADYEN
September 1, 1925 (Age 71 years)
McFadyen - Kenneth Bruce
McFadyen - Kenneth Bruce

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

Death August 9, 1926 (Age 72 years)
Address: At his residence
Cause of death: Apparent sudden heart attack.
Citation details: 12528/1926 MCFADYEN JOHN JOHN MARGARET BELLINGEN
McFadyen - John and Margaret Ritchie
McFadyen - John and Margaret Ritchie

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

Publication: Don Dorrigo Gazette and Guy Fawkes Advocate (NSW : 1910 - 1954), Friday 13 August 1926, page 2
Burial
Cemetery: Bellingen General
McFadyen - John and Margaret Ritchie
McFadyen - John and Margaret Ritchie

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

Family with parents - View this family
father
PioneerJohn McFADYEN
Birth: December 3, 1832Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: February 21, 1921Gleniffer, , New South Wales, Australia
mother
Marriage: November 25, 1853Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
4 months
himself
4 years
younger brother
18 years
younger sister
Family with Margaret Ritchie KEOGH - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: February 14, 1879Bellinger River, , New South Wales, Australia
23 months
daughter
Margaret Isabella McFADYEN
Birth: about 1880 25 26Macleay River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 21, 1951Bellingen, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
John George McFADYEN
Birth: about 1881 26 27Bellinger River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 5, 1886Bellinger River, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
2 years
son
Matthew Gordon McFADYEN
Birth: about 1885 30 31Bellinger River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 4, 1908Bellingen, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Elizabeth Maude McFADYEN
Birth: about 1887 32 33Bellinger River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 18, 1955Bellingen, , New South Wales, Australia
daughter
daughter
Helen Grace McFADYEN
Birth: about 1889 34 35Boat Harbour, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 23, 1945Bellingen, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
John George McFADYEN
Birth: about 1891 36 37Bellingen, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 14, 1940Raleigh, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son

BirthHeadstone - McFadyen - John and Margaret Ritchie
McFadyen - John and Margaret Ritchie
McFadyen - John and Margaret Ritchie

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

BirthEmails - Philip McFadyen
Citation details: 26 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"John McFadyen Born 24 Mar 1854 Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland FHL/GS Film number 1041283"

ImmigrationEmails - Philip McFadyen
Citation details: 26 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"Left Liverpool, Lancaster, England 7 Dec 1854 aboard the vessel “Nepaul” arrived Sydney 16 Mar 1855"

ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
MarriageM - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 3593/1879 MCFADYEN JOHN KEOGH MARGARET R BELLINGER RIVER
MarriageEmails - Philip McFadyen
Citation details: 26 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"Married 14 FEB 1879 Keogh's Cottage, Pine Creek, Bellinger River, New South Wales, Australia NSW DBM 3593/1879"

DeathM - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 12528/1926 MCFADYEN JOHN JOHN MARGARET BELLINGEN
DeathHeadstone - McFadyen - John and Margaret Ritchie
McFadyen - John and Margaret Ritchie
McFadyen - John and Margaret Ritchie

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

DeathObituary - McFadyen - John
Publication: Don Dorrigo Gazette and Guy Fawkes Advocate (NSW : 1910 - 1954), Friday 13 August 1926, page 2
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index