Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

John Moffitt BLACKAge: 25 years18341859

Name
John Moffitt BLACK
Given names
John Moffitt
Surname
BLACK
Birth calculated 1834 28 21

Publication: Copyright (c) 1980, 2002
Citation details: Index to bounty immigrants arriving in N.S.W., 1828-1842
Note: The immigration record for John includes the information that he was 4 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1838.
Birth of a brotherGeorge Purves BLACK
calculated 1836 (Age 2 years)

Publication: Copyright (c) 1980, 2002
Citation details: Index to bounty immigrants arriving in N.S.W., 1828-1842
Note: The immigration record for George includes the information that he was 2 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1838.
Immigration October 2, 1838 (Age 4 years)
Publication: Copyright (c) 1980, 2002
Citation details: Index to bounty immigrants arriving in N.S.W., 1828-1842
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Black - Jessy and children on board the "Coromandel"
Black - Jessy and children on board the "Coromandel"

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Note: John, Jessy and their three children arrived on board the "Coromandel".
Birth of a sisterMary Ann BLACK
about 1839 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: BLACK MARY A 808/1839 V1839808 21 JOHN JESSY
Text:

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BLACK MARY A 808/1840 V1840808 24A JOHN JESSY

Birth of a brotherJames Edward BLACK
calculated 1842 (Age 8 years)

Note: The headstone for James is inscribed that he was 65 years of age at the time of his death in 1907.
Birth of a brotherEdwin Joseph BLACK
about 1844 (Age 10 years)
Citation details: BLACK EDWIN J 1282/1844 V18441282 28 JOHN JESSE
Birth of a brotherJoseph Ebenezer BLACK
about 1846 (Age 12 years)
Citation details: BLACK JOSEPH R 1275/1846 V18461275 31A JOHN JESSIE
Birth of a sisterChristina Eliza BLACK
about 1848 (Age 14 years)
Citation details: BLACK CHRISTINA E 2295/1848 V18482295 33A JOHN JESSIE
Birth of a brotherWilliam Thomas BLACK
about 1851 (Age 17 years)
Citation details: BLACK WILLIAM T 1336/1851 V18511336 37A JOHN JESSIE
Birth of a brotherFrederick Robert BLACK
January 27, 1853 (Age 19 years)
Citation details: V18532261 39/1853 BLACK FREDERICK R JOHN JESSY --
Religious marriageMary Ann BRIENView this family
about 1854 (Age 20 years)
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: 64/1854 V185464 41BBLACK JOHN M BRIEN MARY A CQ
Birth of a daughter
#1
Jessie M BLACK
about 1855 (Age 21 years)
Citation details: BLACK JESSIE M 855/1855 V1855855 149 JOHN M MARY A
Marriage of a siblingHenry George BLACKMary WILLIAMSView this family
about 1856 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: 137/1856 V1856137 149 BLACK HENRY WILLIAMS MARY CX
Death of a motherJessy Dodds PURBUR
February 22, 1856 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: V1856580 150/1856 BLACK JESSIE AGE 43
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, St. John's Parramatta, Burials, 1790-1986
Black - Jessie - Burial record
Black - Jessie - Burial record

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Burial of a motherJessy Dodds PURBUR
February 24, 1856 (Age 22 years)
Address: Portion 3
Cemetery: St. John's Anglican
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, St. John's Parramatta, Burials, 1790-1986
Black - Jessie - Burial record
Black - Jessie - Burial record

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Black - Jessie Dodds Moffatt and Bayly - Mary Ann
Black - Jessie Dodds Moffatt and Bayly - Mary Ann

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Birth of a daughter
#2
Charlotte Jane BLACK
calculated December 1856 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: BLACK CHARLOTTE J 875/1856 V1856875 149 JOHN MARY A
Text:

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BLACK CHARLOTTE J 9445/1857 JOHN MARY A PARRAMATTA

Marriage of a parentJohn BLACKElizabeth Sarah MOOREView this family
about 1857 (Age 23 years)
Citation details: 2334/1857  BLACK JOHN FULLER ELIZABETH SARAH PARRAMATTA
Birth of a half-sisterElizabeth Sarah BLACK
about 1858 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: BLACK ELIZABETH S 10420/1858  JOHN ELIZABETH S PARRAMATTA
Death of a daughterCharlotte Jane BLACK
February 19, 1858 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: BLACK CHARLOTTE J 4743/1858 JOHN MARY A PARRAMATTA
Birth of a son
#3
William James BLACK
about 1859 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: BLACK WILLIAM J 10992/1859 JOHN M MARY A PARRAMATTA
Citation details: 25 November 2016
Text:

In part:

"William James black 1859 - 1913"

Death December 21, 1859 (Age 25 years)
Address: Near the Weatherboard Inn
Cause of death: Struck by lightning
Citation details: BLACK JOHN 3355/1859 JOHN JESSIE HARTLEY
Publication: Sydney Newspaper
Citation details: Friday 23 December 1859, page 4
Black - Struck by lightning
Black - Struck by lightning

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Burial
Address: Portion 3
Cemetery: St. John's
Religion: Church of England
Black - John Moffitt, Charlott Jane and Mary Ann
Black - John Moffitt, Charlott Jane and Mary Ann

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
elder brother
3 years
himself
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Joseph Ebenezer BLACK
Birth: about 1846 40 33New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1919Gosford, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
William Thomas BLACK
Birth: about 1851 45 38New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1880Wellington, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Elizabeth Sarah MOORE - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: about 1857Parramatta, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
half-sister
Elizabeth Sarah BLACK
Birth: about 1858 52 36Parramatta, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1939Parramatta, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
half-sister
4 years
half-brother
John BLACK
Birth: about 1863 57 41Parramatta, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1954Burwood, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
half-sister
Eleanor BLACK
Birth: about 1865 59 43Parramatta, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1930Parramatta, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Mary Ann BRIEN - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1854Marsfield, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
Charlotte Jane BLACK
Birth: calculated December 1856 22 22Parramatta, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 19, 1858Parramatta, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
James GREENWOOD + Mary Ann BRIEN - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: about 1861Parramatta, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthHeadstone - Black - John Moffit - Charlott Jane and Mary Ann
BirthInternational Genealogical Index(R) -IGI
Publication: Copyright (c) 1980, 2002
Citation details: Index to bounty immigrants arriving in N.S.W., 1828-1842
ImmigrationInternational Genealogical Index(R) -IGI
Publication: Copyright (c) 1980, 2002
Citation details: Index to bounty immigrants arriving in N.S.W., 1828-1842
ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Black - Jessy and children on board the "Coromandel"
Black - Jessy and children on board the "Coromandel"

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MarriageB - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 64/1854 V185464 41BBLACK JOHN M BRIEN MARY A CQ
DeathHeadstone - Black - John Moffit - Charlott Jane and Mary Ann
DeathB - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: BLACK JOHN 3355/1859 JOHN JESSIE HARTLEY
DeathNewspaper - Empire
Publication: Sydney Newspaper
Citation details: Friday 23 December 1859, page 4
Black - Struck by lightning
Black - Struck by lightning

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BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index