Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

George GREYAge: 8418021887

Name
George GREY
Given names
George
Surname
GREY
Birth May 26, 1802
Text:

Cemetery: Kiama NSW Inscription Id: 7817689 Surname: Grey Given Names: George Birth Date: 26 May 1802 Death Date: 13 May 1887 Age: 85 Gender: M Portion: Ang Birth Town: Shanmullagh, Co Fermanagh Birth Country: Ireland Spouse Name: Isabella (Vance) Father's Name: John Mother's Name: Mary Mother's Maiden: Hetherington Other People: Anne Grey

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Birth of a brotherHenry GREY
March 17, 1806 (Age 3)
Text:

Birth Town and State Shanmullagh, Co Fermanagh

Birth of a brotherHugh GREY
1808 (Age 5)
Birth of a sisterJane GREY
March 2, 1811 (Age 8)
Publication: Newspaper published in Lismore NSW between 1876 and 1954
Citation details: Wednesday 16 September 1891, page 2
Crozier - Jane - Obituary
Crozier - Jane - Obituary

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Birth of a sisterMary Anne GRAY
March 13, 1814 (Age 11)
Publication: https://familysearch.org
Citation details: Australia, New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842
Note: The immigration record for Mary includes the information that she was a native of Lurgan, Armagh, Ireland.
Marriage of a siblingWilliam GRAYMargaret RAMSAYView this family
1820 (Age 17)

MarriageIsabella VANCEView this family
1832 (Age 29)
Publication: http://www.illawarrawomen.com/index.html
Birth of a son
#1
William GREY
October 23, 1832 (Age 30)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Birth Date 23 Oct 1832 Gender M Birth Town and State Brecklin Drumkeerin, Fermanagh Birth Country Ireland

Note: The shipping record for William includes the information that he was 8 years of age at the time he arrived in Australia in 1841.
Marriage of a siblingHenry GREYMaria WALMSLEYView this family
August 28, 1833 (Age 31)

Birth of a daughter
#2
Mary Jane “Millie” GREY
February 18, 1834 (Age 31)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Monday 12 January 1914, page 4
Publication: http://www.illawarrawomen.com/index.html
Marriage of a siblingThomas WILSONMary Anne GRAYView this family
May 27, 1834 (Age 32)
Address: Templemaghery Church
Baptism of a daughterMary Jane “Millie” GREY
February 8, 1835 (Age 32)
Religion: Church of Ireland
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Note: The Walmsley Family Gedcom has the year of birth as 1834.
Birth of a son
#3
John GREY
August 13, 1837 (Age 35)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Publication: http://www.illawarrawomen.com/index.html
Note: The shipping record for John includes the information that he was four years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1841.
Marriage of a siblingJohn HETHERINGTONJane GREYView this family
July 8, 1839 (Age 37)

Birth of a daughter
#4
Isabella GREY
February 23, 1841 (Age 38)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Cemetery: Kiama NSW Inscription Id: 7817696 Surname: Grey Given Names: Isabella Birth Surname: Grey Birth Date: 23 Feb 1841 Death Date: 3 Dec 1913 Age: 72 Gender: F Portion: Ang Birth Town: at sea Spouse Name: John James Father's Name: George Mother's Name: Isabella Mother's Maiden: Vance Other People: Celena Isabel Grey Remarks: dau/George & Isabella (Vance); b. at sea; w/John J; mother

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Immigration March 11, 1841 (Age 38)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Publication: http://www.illawarrawomen.com/index.html
Note: George and Isabella arrived on board the "Brothers" with their children William, John, Mary Jane and Isabella, with Isabella being born on board during the voyage. His sister, Mary Wilson with her husband Thomas and children immigrated on the same ship
Marriage of a siblingHugh GREYElizabeth GRAHAMView this family
October 11, 1841 (Age 39)

Birth of a son
#5
James GREY
about 1843 (Age 40)
Citation details: 1272/1843 V18431272 27A GREY JAMES GEORGE ISABELLA
Property
Leased 12,800 acres on James Robb's "Riversdale"
1843 (Age 40)
Publication: http://www.illawarrawomen.com/index.html
Birth of a daughter
#6
Anne GREY
1846 (Age 43)
Text:

Cemetery: Kiama NSW Inscription Id: 7817690 Surname: Grey Given Names: Anne Birth Date: 1846 Death Date: 16 Dec 1945 Age: 99 Gender: F Portion: Ang Birth Town: Kiama, NSW Father's Name: George Mother's Name: Isabella Mother's Maiden: Vance Remarks: dau/George & Isabella (Vance); b. Kiama, NSW; aunt

Death of a sonJames GREY
about 1848 (Age 45)
Citation details: GRAY JAMES 689/1848 V1848689 33B INFANT
Birth of a daughter
#7
Rachel GREY
June 2, 1850 (Age 48)
Citation details: 454/1850 V1850454 35 GREY RACHEL GEORGE ISABELLA
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Text:

Grey Rachel 2 Jun 1850 1942 91 dau/George & Isabella (Vance); b. Gerringong, NSW; w/William Kiama NSW Ang

Marriage of a siblingWilliam GRAYMargaret LAWView this family
October 22, 1853 (Age 51)
Citation details: 4511/1853 V18534511 74B GRAY WILLIAM LAW MARGARET JC
Text:

There is also this reference:

341/1853 V1853341 81 GRAY WILLIAM LAW MARGARET JC

Quality of data: primary evidence
Property
Purchased "Mt Salem"
1854 (Age 51)
Publication: http://www.illawarrawomen.com/index.html
Marriage of a childWilliam WALMSLEY JPMary Jane “Millie” GREYView this family
Type: Religious marriage
August 16, 1855 (Age 53)
Address: Church of England
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: V18551207 43B/1855 WAMSLEY WILLIAM GREY MARY J NW
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Monday 12 January 1914, page 4
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Monday 12 April 1920, page
Note: Stephen Painter, as does the Whaite Family web site, notes that they may have been married at Wisemans Ferry. This does not tie in with the marriage registration entry.
Birth of a grandson
#1
William Arthur West WALMSLEY
July 12, 1857 (Age 55)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 11993/1857 WALMESLEY WILLIAM A W WILLIAM MARY J WINDSOR
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Sarah Rachel WALMSLEY
June 16, 1859 (Age 57)
Citation details: 7321/1859 WAMSLEY SARAH R WILLIAM MARY J GOSFORD
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Marriage of a childWilliam GREYMary Jane WALMSLEYView this family
about 1860 (Age 57)
Citation details: 1613/1860  GREY WILLIAM WAMSLEY MARY JANE GOSFORD
Marriage of a siblingHenry CROZIERJane GREYView this family
about 1860 (Age 57)
Citation details: 2864/1860  CROZIER HENRY HETHERINGTON JANE WOLLONGONG
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Sarah I H GREY
about 1861 (Age 58)
Citation details: GREY SARAH I H 6109/1861  WILLIAM MARY J GOSFORD
Birth of a grandson
#4
Edward George WALMSLEY
September 7, 1861 (Age 59)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 6129/1861 WAMSLEY EDWARD G WILLIAM MARY J GOSFORD
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a brotherHugh GREY
July 29, 1862 (Age 60)
Citation details: GRAY HUGH 3874/1862  JOHN G MARY KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Mary Alice Elizabeth GREY
about 1863 (Age 60)
Citation details: GREY MARY A E 8560/1863  WILLIAM MARY J KIAMA
Birth of a grandson
#6
Archibald James WALMSLEY
December 17, 1863 (Age 61)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 6919/1864 WAMSLEY ARCHIBALD J WILLIAM MARY J BRISBANE WATER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Tuesday 8 July 1941, page 4
Note: One obituary has him born at Ourimbah.
Birth of a grandson
#7
George E A GREY
about 1865 (Age 62)
Citation details: GREY GEORGE E A 9665/1865  WILLIAM MARY J KIAMA
Death of a sisterMary Anne GRAY
February 12, 1865 (Age 62)
Address: At the residence of Mr. Robert Anderson.
Informant: George GREYelder brother
Cause: Consumption
Citation details: 4043/1865 WILSON MARY JOHN MARY KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Newspaper; Kiama NSW; 1863 - 1947
Citation details: Thursday 16 February 1865, page 2
Wilson - Mary - Death notice
Wilson - Mary - Death notice

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DeathMary Anne GRAY
February 12, 1865 (Age 62)
Burial of a sisterMary Anne GRAY
February 13, 1865 (Age 62)
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Anna Isabel Eliza “Annie” WALMSLEY
November 26, 1866 (Age 64)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 7607/1867 WAMSLEY ANNA I E WILLIAM MARY J BRISBANE WATER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#9
Arthur William John GREY
about 1867 (Age 64)
Citation details: GREY ARTHUR W J 10405/1867  WILLIAM MARY J KIAMA
Marriage of a childJohn GREYIsabella Jane MOFFITTView this family
about 1867 (Age 64)
Citation details: 2237/1867  GRAY JOHN MOFFITT ISABELLA JANE KIAMA
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Anna B GREY
May 16, 1868 (Age 65)
Citation details: GRAY ANNA B 10623/1868  JOHN ISABELLA J KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a childJohn James GRAYIsabella GREYView this family
Type: Religious marriage
June 10, 1868 (Age 66)
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: 2435/1868  GRAY JOHN GRAY ISABELLA KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#11
Anna Rachel “Annie or Nancy” GREY
November 27, 1868 (Age 66)
Citation details: GREY ANNA R 12115/1869  WILLIAM MARY J KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser (NSW : 1894 - 1954), Friday 25 July 1947, page 2
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Amelia Jane “Millie” WALMSLEY
January 20, 1869 (Age 66)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 8025/1869 WAMSLEY AMELIA J WILLIAM MARY J BRISBANE WATER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#13
Mary J GREY
March 28, 1869 (Age 66)
Citation details: GREY MARY J 12192/1869  JOHN J ISABELLA KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a granddaughterMary J GREY
about 1869 (Age 66)
Citation details: GREY MARY J 3266/1869  JOHN J ISABELLA BRISBANE WATER
Birth of a grandson
#14
James GREY
about 1870 (Age 67)
Citation details: GREY JAMES 11362/1870  JOHN ISABELLA KIAMA
Birth of a grandson
#15
James GREY
August 16, 1870 (Age 68)
Citation details: GREY JAMES 11362/1870  JOHN ISABELLA KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#16
Herbert John “Jack” WALMSLEY
June 30, 1871 (Age 69)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 8319/1871 WALMSLEY HERBERT J WILLIAM MARY J BRISBANE WATER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#17
Eliza Jane C GREY
about 1871 (Age 68)
Citation details: GRAY ELIZA J C 11584/1871  JOHN ISABELLA J KIAMA
Marriage of a childWilliam GREYMargaret Ann RITCHIEView this family
about 1871 (Age 68)
Citation details: 1350/1871  GRAY WILLIAM RITCHIE MARGARET A PADDINGTON
Birth of a grandson
#18
George GREY
April 4, 1872 (Age 69)
Citation details: GREY GEORGE 11509/1872  JOHN JAMES ISABELLA KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#19
Henry Ernest WALMSLEY
November 3, 1873 (Age 71)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 8354/1873 WALMSLEY HENRY ERNEST WILLIAM MARY JANE BRISBANE WATER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#20
Margaret Rachael GREY
about 1874 (Age 71)
Citation details: GRAY MARGARET RACHAEL 12671/1874  JOHN ISABELLA JANE KIAMA
Birth of a grandson
#21
Herbert Vance GREY
March 14, 1874 (Age 71)
Citation details: 12631/1874 GREY HERBERT JOHN JAMES ISABELLA KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a brotherWilliam GRAY
June 14, 1874 (Age 72)
Citation details: GRAY WILLIAM 5403/1874  JOHN MARY KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a grandchildJoseph MORRISSarah Rachel WALMSLEYView this family
October 25, 1875 (Age 73)
Citation details: 2130/1875 MORRIS JOSEPH JUNE WALMSLEY SARAH RACHEL BRISBANE WATER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: The Whaite Family web site has this marriage occurring at Broulee.
Birth of a granddaughter
#22
Mary Jane Helena WALMSLEY
June 17, 1876 (Age 74)
Citation details: 13507/1876 WALMSLEY MARY JANE HELENA WILLIAM MARY JANE KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#23
Selina Isabel GREY
August 15, 1876 (Age 74)
Citation details: 13544/1876 GREY SELINA ISABEL JOHN JAMES ISABELLA KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a childWilliam GREYEmily Agnes E BAXTERView this family
about 1876 (Age 73)
Citation details: 3073/1876 GREY WILLIAM BAXTER EMILY AGNES E KIAMA
Birth of a grandson
#24
Theodore James GREY
about 1877 (Age 74)
Birth of a grandson
#25
William Thomas George GREY
about 1877 (Age 74)
Citation details: GREY WILLIAM THOMAS G 13914/1877  JOHN ISABELLA JANE KIAMA
Birth of a granddaughter
#26
Margaret Emily GREY
June 24, 1878 (Age 76)
Citation details: GREY MARGARET EMILY 14907/1878  JOHN JAMES ISABELLA KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#27
Mabel Florence E GREY
about 1879 (Age 76)
Citation details: 15874/1879 GREY MABLE FLORENCE E WILLIAM EMILY AGNES E KIAMA
Birth of a grandson
#28
Harman Charles Grey WALMSLEY
March 13, 1879 (Age 76)
Citation details: WALMSLEY NORMAN CHARLES G 15805/1879  WILLIAM MARY JANE G KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#29
Bertha Ann Jane GREY
December 28, 1879 (Age 77)
Citation details: 16672/1880 GREY BERTHA ANN J JOHN JAMES ISABELLA KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a childWilliam GREYRachel GREYView this family
about 1880 (Age 77)
Citation details: 289/1880 GREY WILLIAM GREY RACHEL SYDNEY
Baptism of a granddaughterBertha Ann Jane GREY
February 26, 1880 (Age 77)
Religion: Church of England
Birth of a grandson
#30
Adam Ernest WALMSLEY
January 7, 1881 (Age 78)
Citation details: 19363/1881 WALMSLEY ADAM ERNEST WILLIAM MARY JANE KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Birth of a grandson
#31
Robert John Albert GREY
about 1881 (Age 78)
Citation details: GREY ROBERT JOHN A 12838/1881  JOHN ISABELLA JANE ROBERTSON
Birth of a granddaughter
#32
Ada Rachael GREY
July 8, 1881 (Age 79)
Citation details: GREY ADA RACHAEL 19436/1881  JOHN JAMES ISABELLA KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a granddaughterSelina Isabel GREY
October 6, 1881 (Age 79)
Citation details: 8308/1881 GREY CELINA I JOHN J ISABELLA KIAMA
Grey - Celena Isabel and Isabella
Grey - Celena Isabel and Isabella

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Birth of a granddaughter
#33
Anna Rachel GREY
about 1882 (Age 79)
Citation details: GREY ANNA RACHEL 1313/1882 WILLIAM RACHEL SYDNEY
Birth of a grandson
#34
William V GREY
about 1884 (Age 81)
Citation details: GREY WILLIAM V 9555/1884 WILLIAM RACHEL WAVERLEY
Marriage of a grandchildEdward George WALMSLEYMatilda “Tilly” GRAYView this family
July 1, 1885 (Age 83)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 5602/1885 WALMSLEY EDWARD G GRAY MATILDA KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#35
Vera Millicent GREY
about 1886 (Age 83)
Citation details: 25055/1886 GREY VERA M WILLIAM EMILY A E B KIAMA
Birth of a granddaughter
#36
Ruby M GREY
about 1887 (Age 84)
Citation details: GREY RUBY M 10510/1887 WILLIAM RACHEL WAVERLEY
Marriage of a grandchildHenry FREDERICKSMary Alice Elizabeth GREYView this family
about 1887 (Age 84)
Citation details: 5517/1887  FREDERICKS HENRY GREY MARY A E KIAMA
Death May 13, 1887 (Age 84)
Text:

Cemetery: Kiama NSW Inscription Id: 7817689 Surname: Grey Given Names: George Birth Date: 26 May 1802 Death Date: 13 May 1887 Age: 85 Gender: M Portion: Ang Birth Town: Shanmullagh, Co Fermanagh Birth Country: Ireland Spouse Name: Isabella (Vance) Father's Name: John Mother's Name: Mary Mother's Maiden: Hetherington Other People: Anne Grey

Citation details: 9854/1887 GREY GEORGE JOHN MARY KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Grey - George and Anne
Grey - George and Anne

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Publication: http://www.illawarrawomen.com/index.html
Burial
Cemetery: Kiama General
Religion: Anglican
Grey - George and Anne
Grey - George and Anne

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
elder brother
21 months
himself
4 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Family with Isabella VANCE - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 1832County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland
10 months
son
16 months
daughter
4 years
son
4 years
daughter
3 years
son
James GREY
Birth: about 1843 40 37New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1848New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
Anne GREY
Birth: 1846 43 40Kiama, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 11, 1945Kiama, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter

BirthAustralian Cemeteries Index
Text:

Cemetery: Kiama NSW Inscription Id: 7817689 Surname: Grey Given Names: George Birth Date: 26 May 1802 Death Date: 13 May 1887 Age: 85 Gender: M Portion: Ang Birth Town: Shanmullagh, Co Fermanagh Birth Country: Ireland Spouse Name: Isabella (Vance) Father's Name: John Mother's Name: Mary Mother's Maiden: Hetherington Other People: Anne Grey

BirthWeb Site - Illawarra Women
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BirthGray Family - Part of Book
MarriageGray Family - Part of Book
MarriageWeb Site - Illawarra Women
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ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
ImmigrationWeb Site - Illawarra Women
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PropertyWeb Site - Illawarra Women
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PropertyWeb Site - Illawarra Women
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DeathAustralian Cemeteries Index
Text:

Cemetery: Kiama NSW Inscription Id: 7817689 Surname: Grey Given Names: George Birth Date: 26 May 1802 Death Date: 13 May 1887 Age: 85 Gender: M Portion: Ang Birth Town: Shanmullagh, Co Fermanagh Birth Country: Ireland Spouse Name: Isabella (Vance) Father's Name: John Mother's Name: Mary Mother's Maiden: Hetherington Other People: Anne Grey

DeathG - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 9854/1887 GREY GEORGE JOHN MARY KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathHeadstone - Grey - George and Anne
Grey - George and Anne
Grey - George and Anne

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DeathWeb Site - Illawarra Women
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DeathGray Family - Part of Book
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index