Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

James WALMSLEYAge: 86 years18181905

Name
James WALMSLEY
Given names
James
Surname
WALMSLEY
Birth May 20, 1818 36 22
Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Birth of a sisterSarah WALMSLEY
March 17, 1820 (Age 21 months)

Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Birth of a sisterMargaret WALMSLEY
July 18, 1822 (Age 4 years)

Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Birth of a brotherJohn WALMSLEY
August 7, 1824 (Age 6 years)
Walmsley - John and Mary
Walmsley - John and Mary

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Text:

Person Id: 8899148 Surname: Walmsley Given Names: John Birth Date: 13 Aug 1826 Death Date: 19 Feb 1893 Age: 66 Gender: M Row: M

Spouse Given Names: Mary Father's Name: Edward Mother's Name: Sarah Remarks: son/Edward & Sarah; h/Mary

Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Note: The immigration documents for John indicate that he was born on 7 August 1824. There are other sources which indicate a birth date of 13 August 1826.
Birth of a brotherWilliam WALMSLEY JP
August 17, 1826 (Age 8 years)
Address: Magherculmoney Parish
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 597
Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Monday 12 April 1920, page
Note: The obituary for William includes the information that he was born in 1829. This cannot be correct given that the obituary also includes his age at death in 1920 was 92 years.
Baptism of a brotherWilliam WALMSLEY JP
September 16, 1827 (Age 9 years)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Note: The Whaite Family web site has William being baptised in the Parish of Mageraculmoney, County Fermanagh, Ireland.
Birth of a brotherEdward WALMSLEY
August 18, 1830 (Age 12 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Birth of a sisterAlice WALMSLEY
February 7, 1832 (Age 13 years)

Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Birth of a brotherArchibald WALMSLEY
January 3, 1834 (Age 15 years)

Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Birth of a sisterMary Jane WALMSLEY
June 25, 1837 (Age 19 years)
Immigration March 10, 1839 (Age 20 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Note: Arrived on board the "Susan" with his parents and siblings as government assisted immigrants.
Religious marriageJane PHILLIPSView this family
about 1846 (Age 27 years)
Address: Lower Hawksbury.
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: 274/1846 V1846274 31C WALMSLEY JAMES PHILLIPS JANE CY
Birth of a son
#1
James WALMSLEY
about 1849 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: WALMSLEY JAMES 2484/1849 V18492484 34A JAMES JANE
Birth of a son
#2
Edward W P WALMSLEY
about 1851 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: WAMSLEY EDWARD W P 1531/1851 V18511531 37A JAMES JANE
Marriage of a siblingJohn WALMSLEYMary JOHNSTONView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1853 (Age 34 years)
Address: Presbyterian St. Metthew's
Citation details: V1853122 81/1853 WORMSLEY JOHN JOHNSTON MARY JO
Birth of a daughter
#3
Sarah J WALMSLEY
about 1855 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: WALMSLEY SARAH J 385/1854 V1854385 40 JAMES JANE
Text:

There is also this reference:

WALMSLEY SARAH J 1205/1855 V18551205 42A JAMES JANE

Marriage of a siblingWilliam WALMSLEY JPMary Jane “Millie” GREYView this family
Type: Religious marriage
August 16, 1855 (Age 37 years)
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 son
#4
Archibald WALMSLEY
about 1860 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: WALMSLEY ARCHIBALD 13519/1860  JAMES JANE WINDSOR
Marriage of a siblingWilliam GREYMary Jane WALMSLEYView this family
about 1860 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: 1613/1860  GREY WILLIAM WAMSLEY MARY JANE GOSFORD
Death of a sonArchibald WALMSLEY
about 1860 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: WALMSLEY ARCHIBALD 6374/1860  JAMES JANE WINDSOR
Birth of a daughter
#5
Lydia E A WALMSLEY
about 1861 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: WALMSLEY LYDIA E A 14075/1861  JAMES JANE WINDSOR
Birth of a son
#6
Archibald A WALMSLEY
about 1863 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: WALMSLEY ARCHIBALD A 14747/1863  JAMES JANE WINDSOR
Birth of a daughter
#7
Alice A WALMSLEY
about 1865 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: WALMSLEY ALICE A 16704/1865  JAMES JANE WINDSOR
Marriage of a siblingEdward WALMSLEYAlice OWENSView this family
about 1865 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: 3486/1865  WAMSLEY EDWARD OWENS ALICE WINDSOR
Birth of a son
#8
John Thomas WALMSLEY
about 1868 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: WALMSLEY JOHN T 17853/1868  JAMES JANE WINDSOR
Death of a daughterAlice A WALMSLEY
about 1868 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: WALMSLEY ALICE 7009/1868  JAMES JANE WINDSOR
Death of a motherSarah WALKER
January 2, 1868 (Age 49 years)
Address: Mann Street
Cause: Gastric fever
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3480/1868 WAMSLEY SARAH JOHN SARAH BRISBANE WATER
Burial of a motherSarah WALKER
January 4, 1868 (Age 49 years)
Death of a sisterMary Jane WALMSLEY
February 27, 1869 (Age 50 years)

Citation details: GREY MARY J 4055/1869  EDWARD SARAH KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a fatherEdward WALMSLEY
August 15, 1885 (Age 67 years)
Address: At the residence of his daughter, Mrs. Irwin.
Citation details: 8120/1885 WAMSLEY EDWARD WILLIAM SARAH ROBERTSON
Text:

Walmsley Edward 1782? 15 Aug 1885 son/James & Elinor (Sharpe); b. Drumcahy, Fermanagh, Ireland; h/Margaret (Elliott) & Sarah (Walker) Lisarow NSW

Publication: Goulburn Herald (NSW : 1881 - 1907), Saturday 29 August 1885, page 4
Note: The death registration date agrees with the ACI info except for the names of his parents.
Burial of a fatherEdward WALMSLEY
before August 29, 1885 (Age 67 years)
Text:

Walmsley Edward 1782? 15 Aug 1885 son/James & Elinor (Sharpe); b. Drumcahy, Fermanagh, Ireland; h/Margaret (Elliott) & Sarah (Walker) Lisarow NSW

Publication: Goulburn Herald (NSW : 1881 - 1907), Saturday 29 August 1885, page 4
Death of a brotherJohn WALMSLEY
February 13, 1893 (Age 74 years)
Citation details: 9259/1893 WALMSLEY JOHN EDWARD SARAH MILLFIELD
Text:

Person Id: 8899148 Surname: Walmsley Given Names: John Birth Date: 13 Aug 1826 Death Date: 19 Feb 1893 Age: 66 Gender: M Row: M

Spouse Given Names: Mary Father's Name: Edward Mother's Name: Sarah Remarks: son/Edward & Sarah; h/Mary

Walmsley - John and Mary
Walmsley - John and Mary

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Death of a brotherEdward WALMSLEY
April 12, 1895 (Age 76 years)
Citation details: WAMSLEY EDWARD 4719/1895  EDWARD SARAH GOSFORD
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a sonJames WALMSLEY
about 1896 (Age 77 years)
Citation details: WALMSLEY JAMES 8457/1896  JAMES JANE E WISEMANS FERRY
Death February 3, 1905 (Age 86 years)
Address: At his residence.
Citation details: WAMSLEY JAMES 1264/1905  EDWARD SARAH GOSFORD
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Gosford Times and Gosford and Wollombi Express (NSW : 1892 - 1906), Friday 10 February 1905, page 5
Obituary February 10, 1905 (7 days after death)
Publication: Gosford Times and Gosford and Wollombi Express (NSW : 1892 - 1906)
Walmsley - James - Obituary
Walmsley - James - Obituary

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
himself
22 months
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
PioneerJohn WALMSLEY
Birth: August 7, 1824 42 28County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: February 13, 1893Millfield, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
18 months
younger sister
23 months
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
Family with Jane PHILLIPS - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1846Gosford, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
James WALMSLEY
Birth: about 1849 30New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1896Wisemans Ferry, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
5 years
daughter
6 years
son
Archibald WALMSLEY
Birth: about 1860 41Windsor, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1860Windsor, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
Alice A WALMSLEY
Birth: about 1865 46Windsor, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1868Windsor, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
John Thomas WALMSLEY
Birth: about 1868 49Windsor, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1942Auburn, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthNSW State Archives & Records
Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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ImmigrationNSW State Archives & Records
Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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MarriageW - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 274/1846 V1846274 31C WALMSLEY JAMES PHILLIPS JANE CY
DeathW - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: WAMSLEY JAMES 1264/1905  EDWARD SARAH GOSFORD
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathObituary - Walmsley - James
Publication: Gosford Times and Gosford and Wollombi Express (NSW : 1892 - 1906), Friday 10 February 1905, page 5
ObituaryNewspaper - Gosford Times and Gosford and Wollombi Express
Publication: Gosford Times and Gosford and Wollombi Express (NSW : 1892 - 1906)
Walmsley - James - Obituary
Walmsley - James - Obituary

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