Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Male Pioneer

John EDWARDSAge: 62 years18061868

Name
John EDWARDS
Given names
John
Surname
EDWARDS
Birth between 1806 and 1808
Citation details: 11 January 2020
Text:

In part:

"John (1808-1868)"

Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922
Text:

Edwards John 1868 son/John & Jane; b. Wales; h/Sarah Aretta (Jones) Dungog NSW Ang Unmarked

Birth of a son
#1
William EDWARDS
July 4, 1829 (Age 23 years)
Text:

Edwards William 4 Jul 1829 7 Jun 1916 87 son/John & Sarah Aretta (Jones); b. Wrexham, Denbighshire, Wales; h/Wilhelmina Matilda Marie Helena (Griese) Salisbury Melbury Church NSW

Birth of a daughter
#2
Jane EDWARDS
1832 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 11 January 2020
Text:

In part:

"Jane (1832-1908) who married William Everett"

Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922
Citation details: 20 January 2020
Text:

In part:

"Jane and Sara were born in Wrexham, uk"

Birth of a daughter
#3
Sarah EDWARDS
1833 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 11 January 2020
Text:

In part:

"Sarah (1833-1916) who married several times."

Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922
Citation details: 20 January 2020
Text:

In part:

"Jane and Sara were born in Wrexham, uk"

Immigration November 30, 1836 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: 11 January 2020
Text:

In part:

"John (1808-1868) & Sarah Edwards Aretta Edwards (1811-1887) arrived in Australia with their three children as assisted emigrants aboard the Gulnare (1836). They were sponsored by Charles Boydell of Camyr Allyn."

Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922
Publication: Newspaper published in Sydney, NSW between (1828 and 1838)
Citation details: Friday 2 December 1836, page 2
Gulnare Arrival - List of passengers
Gulnare Arrival - List of passengers

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Note: John, Sarah and their children William, Jane and Sarah arrived on board the "Gulnare" as unassisted migrants.
Birth of a son
#4
Thomas EDWARDS
1837 (Age 31 years)

Citation details: 20 January 2020
Text:

In part:

"There is one son missing Thomas b1837 d1837 at Camyr Allyn"

Death of a sonThomas EDWARDS
1837 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 20 January 2020
Text:

In part:

"There is one son missing Thomas b1837 d1837 at Camyr Allyn"

Birth of a son
#5
John EDWARDS
1841 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 11 January 2020
Text:

In part:

"John (1841-1936)"

Citation details: EDWARDS JOHN 1939/1841 V18411939 25A JOHN SARAH
Birth of a son
#6
Henry EDWARDS
1843 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 11 January 2020
Text:

In part:

"Henry (1843-1925)"

Citation details: EDWARDS HENRY 2031/1843 V18432031 27A JOHN SARAH
Birth of a daughter
#7
Mary EDWARDS
about 1844 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: EDWARDS MARY 2692/1844 V18442692 28 JOHN SARAH
Death of a daughterMary EDWARDS
1844 (Age 38 years)

Note: There is unsupported information that she died on 1/11/1844, the day she was born.
Note: This may be a relevant death registration:
Birth of a son
#8
Oliver Cromwell EDWARDS
June 1, 1847 (Age 41 years)
Text:

Edwards Oliver Cronwell 1847? 1 Oct 1927 80 son/John & Sarah Aretta (Jones); h/Mary (Henwood) Salisbury Melbury Church NSW

Citation details: 11 January 2020
Text:

In part:

"Oliver Cromwell (1847-1927)"

Citation details: EDWARDS OLIVER C 2547/1847 V18472547 32A JOHN SARAH
Citation details: Australia, Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981
Text:

Name Oliver Cromwell Edward Gender Male Baptism Age 0 Birth Date 1 Jun 1847 Baptism Date 1 Aug 1847 Baptism Place Houghton, New South Wales, Australia Residence Date 1847 Residence Place New South Wales, Australia Father John Edward Mother Sarah FHL Film Number 993956

Baptism of a sonOliver Cromwell EDWARDS
August 1, 1847 (Age 41 years)
Religion: Anglican
Citation details: Australia, Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981
Text:

Name Oliver Cromwell Edward Gender Male Baptism Age 0 Birth Date 1 Jun 1847 Baptism Date 1 Aug 1847 Baptism Place Houghton, New South Wales, Australia Residence Date 1847 Residence Place New South Wales, Australia Father John Edward Mother Sarah FHL Film Number 993956

Marriage of a childWilliam EVERETTJane EDWARDSView this family
about 1848 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: 494/1848 V1848494 33B EVERITT WILLIAM EDWARDS JANE NM
Citation details: 11 January 2020
Text:

In part:

"Jane (1832-1908) who married William Everett"

Birth of a grandson
#1
George EVERETT
about 1849 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: EVERETT GEORGE 2786/1849 V18492786 34A WILLIAM JANE
Marriage of a childWilliam EDWARDSWilhelmina Matilda Maria Helena GRIESEView this family
about 1850 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: 687/1850 V1850687 36B EDWARDS WILLIAM GRIESE WILHELMINE NM
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Henrietta Georgina EDWARDS
about 1851 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: 3052/1851 V18513052 37A EDWARDS HENRIETTA G WILLIAM WILHELMINA
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Jane EVERETT
about 1851 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: EVERETT JANE 3056/1851 V18513056 37A WILLIAM JANE
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Eliza Sarah EDWARDS
about 1853 (Age 47 years)
Address: "Camir Allyn"
Citation details: 894/1853 V1853894 39A EDWARDS ELIZA WILLIAM WILHELMINA
"Camyr Allyn" early homestead at what is now Gresford.
"Camyr Allyn" early homestead at what is now Gresford.

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Birth of a grandson
#5
Thomas EVERETT
about 1853 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: EVERETT THOMAS 896/1853 V1853896 39A WILLIAM JANE
Birth of a grandson
#6
William Henry EDWARDS
calculated 1856 (Age 50 years)

Text:

Edwards William Henry 1856? 21 Jul 1944 88 son/William & Wilhelmina Matilda Marie Helena (Griese); h/Rachel Judith (Leake) Salisbury Melbury Church NSW

Note: I am unable to find a relevant birth registration in NSW. However, there is this registration:
Birth of a grandson
#7
John EVERETT
about 1856 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: EVERETT JOHN 1886/1858 V18581886 159 WILLIAM JANE
Birth of a grandson
#8
Henry EDWARDS
about 1858 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: 6783/1858 EDWARDS HENRY WILLIAM WILHELMINA DUNGOG
Marriage of a childRobert KELLYSarah EDWARDSView this family
about 1859 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 1813/1859 KELLY ROBERT NEIL SARAH DUNGOG
Birth of a grandson
#9
John EDWARDS
about 1860 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 6753/1860 EDWARDS JOHN WILLIAM WILHELMINA DUNGOG
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Sarah EVERETT
about 1861 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: EVERITT SARAH 11223/1861 WILLIAM JANE PATERSON
Birth of a granddaughter
#11
Wilhelmina S EDWARDS
about 1863 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 7422/1863 EDWARDS WILHELMINA S WILLIAM WILHELMINA S DUNGOG
Marriage of a childJohn EDWARDSElizabeth HENWOODView this family
about 1863 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 1826/1863 EDWARDS JOHN HENWOOD ELIZABETH DUNGOG
Birth of a grandson
#12
William EVERETT
about 1864 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: EVERETT WILLIAM 8053/1864 WILLIAM JANE DUNGOG
Birth of a grandson
#13
John William EDWARDS
about 1864 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: EDWARDS JOHN W 8091/1864 JOHN ELIZABETH DUNGOG
Birth of a grandson
#14
Oliver EDWARDS
about 1865 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: 8406/1865 EDWARDS OLIVER WILLIAM WILHELMINA S DUNGOG
Birth of a granddaughter
#15
Mary Anne Sarah EDWARDS
about 1866 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: EDWARDS MARY A S 8134/1866 JOHN ELIZABETH DUNGOG
Marriage of a childHenry EDWARDSLydia HENWOODView this family
about 1866 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 1910/1866 EDWARDS HENRY HENWOOD LYDIA DUNGOG
Birth of a grandson
#16
Herbert EVERETT
about 1867 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: EVERETT HERBERT 14242/1867 WILLIAM JANE PATERSON
Birth of a granddaughter
#17
Alice EDWARDS
about 1867 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: EDWARDS ALICE 8861/1867 HENRY LYDIA DUNGOG
Marriage of a childOliver Cromwell EDWARDSMary HENWOODView this family
about 1867 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 1979/1867 EDWARDS OLIVER HENWOOD MARY DUNGOG
Birth of a grandson
#18
Henry EDWARDS
about 1868 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: EDWARDS HENRY 8893/1868 HENRY LYDIA DUNGOG
Birth of a granddaughter
#19
Mary A EDWARDS
about 1868 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: EDWARDS MARY A 8858/1868 OLIVER C MARY DUNGOG
Death December 18, 1868 (Age 62 years)
Cause of death: Bronchitis and disease of the heart
Citation details: EDWARDS JOHN 3949/1868 JOHN JANE DUNGOG
Quality of data: primary evidence
Burial December 19, 1868 (1 day after death)
Address: Unmarked
Religion: Anglican
Text:

Edwards John 1868 son/John & Jane; b. Wales; h/Sarah Aretta (Jones) Dungog NSW Ang Unmarked

Family with Sarah Aretta JONES - View this family
himself
wife
son
4 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
Woman Pioneer IconSarah EDWARDS
Birth: 1833 27 24Wrexham, Denbighshire, Wales, United Kingdom
Death: January 22, 1916Dungog, New South Wales, Australia
5 years
son
5 years
son
3 years
son
2 years
daughter
3 years
son
Samuel WHITEHOUSE + Sarah Aretta JONES - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: about 1873Dungog, New South Wales, Australia

BirthEmails - Merridee Wouters
Citation details: 11 January 2020
Text:

In part:

"John (1808-1868)"

BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922
BirthWeb Site - Australian Cemeteries Index
Text:

Edwards John 1868 son/John & Jane; b. Wales; h/Sarah Aretta (Jones) Dungog NSW Ang Unmarked

ImmigrationEmails - Merridee Wouters
Citation details: 11 January 2020
Text:

In part:

"John (1808-1868) & Sarah Edwards Aretta Edwards (1811-1887) arrived in Australia with their three children as assisted emigrants aboard the Gulnare (1836). They were sponsored by Charles Boydell of Camyr Allyn."

ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922
ImmigrationNewspaper - The Sydney Monitor
Publication: Newspaper published in Sydney, NSW between (1828 and 1838)
Citation details: Friday 2 December 1836, page 2
Gulnare Arrival - List of passengers
Gulnare Arrival - List of passengers

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

DeathE - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: EDWARDS JOHN 3949/1868 JOHN JANE DUNGOG
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathDeath Certificate - Edwards - John
BurialWeb Site - Australian Cemeteries Index
Text:

Edwards John 1868 son/John & Jane; b. Wales; h/Sarah Aretta (Jones) Dungog NSW Ang Unmarked

BurialDeath Certificate - Edwards - John