James WILKINSON + Mary Anne SMITH

9 children
18461940
Birth: about 1846 29 15New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1940West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
18551940
Birth: about 1855 38 24New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 8, 1940Dungog, New South Wales, Australia
1857
Birth: about 1857 40 26Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
Death:
18591934
Birth: about 1859 42 28Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 29, 1934Wyong, New South Wales, Australia
18611884
Birth: about 1861 44 30Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1884Stroud, New South Wales, Australia
18631924
Birth: about 1863 46 32Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 10, 1924Dungog, New South Wales, Australia
1866
Birth: about 1866 49 35Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
Death:
18681942
Birth: about 1868 51 37Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 6, 1942Kempsey, New South Wales, Australia
1871
Birth: about 1871 54 40Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
Death:
Convict uniform as punishment
18171878
Birth: between 1817 and 1821Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: August 13, 1878Monkerai, New South Wales, Australia
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18311925
Birth: calculated 1831 29 32Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: February 24, 1925Auburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1802
Birth: about 1802Croft, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
Death:
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17991857
Birth: about 1799Boston, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: after 1857

Facts and events

Religious marriage November 22, 1848
Address: The Bush Inn
Witness: Olivia Lucas LEY (aged 18 years) — Relationship Relationship
Religion: Presbyterian
Citation details: 588/1848 V1848588 78 WILKINSON JAMES SMITH MARY A JR
Note: It would seem that James and Mary had arranged to be married by the Church of England minister and j…

It would seem that James and Mary had arranged to be married by the Church of England minister and just before the marriage ceremony was to proceed, the minister found out that James was not a free person and refused to carry out the ceremony.

The Bush Inn - Paterson - In the early 1960's
The Bush Inn - Paterson - In the early 1960's

Note: From "The Settlement of the Paterson District" by A.C. Archer, Paterson Historical Society…

From "The Settlement of the Paterson District" by A.C. Archer, Paterson Historical Society (1986) Photo in book courtesy: Mr C Collison

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Number of children
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Note: There is unsupported information that they had a Thomas Richard born in 1850 and a Mary Ann born in…

There is unsupported information that they had a Thomas Richard born in 1850 and a Mary Ann born in 1852. I am unable to find any relevant birth registrations in NSW regarding these children.