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Birth 4707/1881 GRAHAM MARY LINDA N - JAMES ELIZABETH - CANTERBURY * 21 Mar 1881


Looking for details on James and Elizabeth.

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A couple of possible marriages for James = Elizabeth.. this is worth a thought, not too far from Canterbury.

James Graham
Spouse: Elizabeth Ewing
Marriage Date: 1879
Registration Place: St George, NSW
Registration Year: 1879
Registration Number: 2086

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The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Fri 18 Feb 1921
GRAHAM -February 17, 1921 at his residence Peacock-
Street Seaforth, Manly, James Graham formerly of
Petersham, aged 73 years.

New South Wales Will Books 1800-1952 Transcription
First name(s) James
Last name Graham
Death year 1921
Death date 17 Feb 1921
Occupation Builder
Residence Seaforth Manly
Instrument Will
Will number 109862
Record set New South Wales Will Books 1800-1952
EXECS wife ELIZABETH GRAHAM and sons
CHARLES EWING GRAHAM, HEDLEY VICARS
GRAHAM, and WESLEY HOWARD GRAHAM

Rookwood Cemetery Transcription
First name(s) James
Last name Graham
Age 73
Denomination OLD WESLEYAN
Birth year 1848
Birth date 1848-02-17
Death year 1921
Death date 17 February 1921
Cemetery Rookwood Cemetery
City Sydney
State New South Wales
Country Australia
Plot Section 2C Triangle ROW 5
Plot number 36-40
Record set Rookwood Cemetery



The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Mon 5 Sep 1932 Page 8
GRAHAM -September 3, 1932 at her residence
Peacock Street Seaforth, Manly, Elizabeth, widow
of James Graham, aged 84 years.

New South Wales Will Books 1800-1952 Transcription
First name(s) Elizabeth
Last name Graham
Death year 1932
Death date 03 Sep 1932
Occupation Widow
Residence Seaforth NSW
Instrument Will
Will number 186291
Record set New South Wales Will Books 1800-1952
PEACOCK STREET SEAFORTH
EXECUTORS sons
CHARLES EWING GRAHAM, HEDLEY VICARS
GRAHAM, and WESLEY HOWARD GRAHAM
also mentioned
MARY LINDA NELSON HAMILTON wife of ALBERT ERNEST HAMILTON

Rookwood Cemetery Transcription
First name(s) Elizabeth
Last name Graham
Age 84
Denomination OLD WESLEYAN
Birth year 1848
Birth date 1848-09-03
Death year 1932
Death date 3 September 1932
Inscription wife of above
Cemetery Rookwood Cemetery
City Sydney
State New South Wales
Country Australia
Plot Section 2C Triangle ROW 5
Plot number 36-40
Record set Rookwood Cemetery
Category Life Events (BDMs)
Subcategory Parish Burials
Collections from Australia & New Zealand



The Daily Telegraph (Sydney, NSW : 1883 - 1930) Sat 17 Jun 1905
The Daily Telegraph (Sydney, NSW : 1883 - 1930) Sat 17 Jun 1905
HAMILTON— GRAHAM.— May 31, 1905, at the residence
of the bride's parents, by the Rev. J. O. Middleton,
Albert Ernest, son of Mr. D. Haniilton, to Mary Linda
Nelson, elder daughter of James Graham, Erina, John
st., Stanmore.

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Charles Ewing Graham
Birth Place: New South Wales
Registration Year: 1879
Registration Place: St George, NSW
Parents = James Graham & Elizabeth
Registration Number: 7546

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Possible, fits with death..

Birth:
James Graham
Registration Year: 1848
Registration Place: Sydney, NSW
Parents = Johnston Graham & Mary J
Volume Number: V18481291 55

Johnston Graham
Spouse: Mary J Nelson
Marriage Date: 1847
Marriage Place: NSW
Registration Place: Sydney, NSW
Registration Year: 1847
Volume Number: V

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There looks to be a few possible arrivals, one possible..

Assisted:
Elizabeth Ewing
Birth Year: abt 1848
Arrival date: 28 Jan 1864
Vessel Name: Sirocco
Origin Location: Betfart, Ireland [sic]
[Daughter of Mrs Browne[Martha Browne]. Relation in the colony = aunt, Catherine Browne]

Also this..

Elizabeth Ewing
Birth Year: abt 1848
Arrival date: 28 Jan 1864
Vessel Name: Sirocco
Origin Location: Flemings Town, Cork, Ireland
[Occ = Milliner. Father dead, mother on board. Native place Belfast]

Not able to fully read all the info on the images, probably best if I send details if you need them.

Geoff

Edit: Elizabeth's death has mother = Martha.
 
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Thanks Geoff.

EWING Elizabeth 16 Sirocco (2) 1864 Sydney (tw) travelling with BROWN, M Reel 2139, [4/4798]; Reel 2482, [4/4988]

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Marriage V184799 84/1847 GRAHAM JOHNSTON - NELSON MARY J IA= Wesleyan Sydney

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I, Mary Jane Nelson do hereby declare that I am a Member of, or hold Communion with, the Wesleyan Church [signed] Mary Jane Nelson
I, Johnston Graham do hereby declare that I am a Member of, or hold Communion with, the Wesleyan Church [signed] Johnston Graham
I, Samuel Wilkinson, of Sydney, Minister of the Wesleyan Ministry, do hereby certify that Johnston Graham, Bachelor, of Sydney and Mary Jane Nelson, Spinster, of Sydney, were joined together in Wedlock by me on the Sixth day of May 1847, at Sydney, in the presence of Richard Morrow and Mary Ann L ... ?. both of Sydney.
Witnesses signed. [signed] Saml. Wilkinson Wesleyan Minister


Bap V18481291 55/1848 GRAHAM JAMES - JOHNSTON MARY J

Wesleyan Baptisms in the Sydney Circuit in the County of Cumberland 1848
James - Johnston & Mary Jane Graham Abode: Wooloomooloo Quality or Profession: Miller When Born: 15 Feb 1848 When Baptised: 5 March 1848 By whom the Ceremony was performed: Rev. T. B. Harres
 

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