Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

John MUDFORDAge: 44 years18211866

Name
John MUDFORD
Given names
John
Surname
MUDFORD
Birth before October 1821 27 26

Baptism October 21, 1821
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has his year of birth as 1823.
Birth of a daughter
#1
MUDFORD

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Birth of a son
#2
MUDFORD

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Birth of a brotherSamuel MUDFORD
December 25, 1824 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam MUDFORD
about 1832 (Age 10 years)

Death of a brotherWilliam MUDFORD
about 1832 (Age 10 years)

Birth of a brotherWilliam MUDFORD
about 1834 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a sisterMary Ann MUDFORD
about 1838 (Age 16 years)
Marriage of a siblingThomas MUDFORDEliza MINTYView this family
Type: Religious marriage
July 28, 1842 (Age 20 years)
Address: Parish Church
MarriageHarriett PATTENView this family
December 25, 1845 (Age 24 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Marriage of a siblingSamuel MUDFORDEmma EBDENView this family
between September 1846 and January 1847 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Sarah Ann MUDFORD
about 1848 (Age 26 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has the year of her birth as about 1849.
Baptism of a daughterSarah Ann MUDFORD
between December 1848 and April 1849 (Age 27 years)
Death of a motherElizabeth “Betsy” HAYWOOD
about 1850 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Gideon MUDFORD
about 1851 (Age 29 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Death of a daughterSarah Ann MUDFORD
before January 3, 1852 (Age 30 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has her year of death as 1853.
Birth of a son
#5
Josiah MUDFORD
about 1853 (Age 31 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Saturday 25 March 1939, page 12
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has his year of birth as about 1854.
Christening of a sonJosiah MUDFORD
about 1853 (Age 31 years)
Education
Could read but not write
1855 (Age 33 years)
Immigration August 1, 1855 (Age 33 years)
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Saturday 25 March 1939, page 12
Note: Arrived on the "Cambodia" as government assisted migrants. John aged 28, Harriett aged 25 and two sons, Gideon aged 3 and Josiah aged 1.
Immigration August 11, 1855 (Age 33 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Note: Came on board the "Cambodia".
Religion
Church of England
1855 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a son
#6
William John “Bill” MUDFORD
March 31, 1859 (Age 37 years)
Publication: Alstonville, NSW. Jan Gracie Mulcahy. 2006. Produced by Dragonwick Publishing, Goonellabah, NSW. ISBN 0-9775224-4-X
Citation details: Page 191
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 674 and 861
Death of a brotherWilliam MUDFORD
August 5, 1859 (Age 37 years)
Cause: Killed whilst felling a tree
Citation details: 5533/1859 MUDFORD WILLIAM JOSEPH ELIZABETH WINGHAM
Burial of a brotherWilliam MUDFORD
August 8, 1859 (Age 37 years)
Address: Plot 120
Cemetery: Mitchell's Island General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc,Taree, 2007
Note: There is a memorial plaque for William in the Mitchells Island Cemetery which is inscribed that he is buried in the Dawson River Cemetery. In the book "Oxley Island, Mitchell's Island Scott's Creek Cemeteries - Burial Records" published by the Manning Wallamba Family History Society, it records that William's burial was the first recorded in Mitchells Island General.
Mudford - William
Mudford - William

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

Marriage of a siblingAdam LANGDONMary Ann MUDFORDView this family
March 16, 1861 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a son
#7
Samuel MUDFORD
July 28, 1861 (Age 39 years)
Address: "Meadowbank"
Citation details: 8567/1861 MUDFORD SAMUEL JOHN HARRIETT MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Death of a sonMUDFORD
1861 (Age 39 years)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Birth of a son
#8
David MUDFORD
February 2, 1863 (Age 41 years)
Address: Scotts Creek
Citation details: 8780/1863 MUDFORD DAVID JOHN HARRIETT MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Birth of a son
#9
James “Jim” MUDFORD
May 27, 1864 (Age 42 years)
Publication: Alstonville, NSW. Jan Gracie Mulcahy. 2006. Produced by Dragonwick Publishing, Goonellabah, NSW. ISBN 0-9775224-4-X
Citation details: Page 192
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 9676/1864 MUDFORD JAMES JOHN HARRIET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Death of a fatherJoseph MUDFORD
about 1866 (Age 44 years)
Note: It is believed that as he grew older Joseph moved to Midsomer Norton to live with his son Thomas.
Burial of a fatherJoseph MUDFORD
January 12, 1866 (Age 44 years)
Death July 29, 1866 (Age 44 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
Burial July 31, 1866 (2 days after death)
Address: Plot 120
Cemetery: Mitchells Island General
Religion: Anglican
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc,Taree, 2007
Mudford - John and Hughes - Thomas and Harriett
Mudford - John and Hughes - Thomas and Harriett

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

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: August 14, 1816West Chinnock, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
5 months
elder sister
4 years
elder brother
3 years
himself
3 years
younger brother
PioneerSamuel MUDFORD
Birth: December 25, 1824 30 29West Chinnock, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Death: February 3, 1899Johnsons Creek, , New South Wales, Australia
8 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
PioneerWilliam MUDFORD
Birth: about 1834 40 39West Chinnock, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Death: August 5, 1859Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
younger sister
Mary Ann MUDFORD
Birth: about 1838 44 43Middle Chinnock, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Death: October 19, 1906Arthur, Wellington, Ontario, Canada
Family with Harriett PATTEN - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 25, 1845Middle Chinnock, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
3 years
daughter
Sarah Ann MUDFORD
Birth: about 1848 26 22West Chinnock, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Death: before January 3, 1852Middle Chinnock, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
4 years
son
daughter
son
son
6 years
son
2 years
son
18 months
son
16 months
son
Thomas HUGHES + Harriett PATTEN - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: about 1874Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Richard ATKINSON + Harriett PATTEN - View this family
wife’s husband
Richard ATKINSON
Birth: about 1834Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: September 2, 1894Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
wife
Marriage: September 23, 1885Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia

BaptismWeb Site - Catherine Mudford
BaptismPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
MarriageWeb Site - Catherine Mudford
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
EducationShipping Records - "Cambodia" - Mudford
ImmigrationShipping Records - "Cambodia" - Mudford
ImmigrationObituary - Mudford - Josiah
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Saturday 25 March 1939, page 12
ImmigrationPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
ReligionShipping Records - "Cambodia" - Mudford
DeathWeb Site - Catherine Mudford
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 861
BurialWeb Site - Catherine Mudford
BurialOxley Island, Mitchell's Island Scott's Creek Cemeteries - Burial Records
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc,Taree, 2007