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The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld.) - Sat 12 Mar 1870 p.1
ANDERSON - GAULT.-On the 4th March, at the residence of the bride's aunt, Mrs. Wm. Pauley, Margaret-street, by the Rev. Charles Ogg, James Anderson, to Mary Campbell Gault, daughter of the late Mr. Niven Gault, Paisley, Scotland.

Two possible arrivals for James so we need to find out more about William, Christina and Euphemia.

ANDERSON James 23 'Ariadne' 8 Oct 1862 IMM/112 130 Z1957 M1696 ?
William 26
Christina 25
Euphemia 22

ANDERSON James 'Queen of the Colonies' 14 Oct 1866 IMM/113 45 Z1957 M1696 ?


I can't find Euphemia in 1851 with siblings to match. Ditto Christina.

I can't find a Christina/Christian born 1837 +/- 2 in 1841 in Scotland.
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Ok, I'll look for deaths in Qld.

Can't see a marriage in Qld. for Euphemia or Christina.

Getting all deaths for those two there is no match for mother's name.

Looking at baptisms on SP for Euphemia and Christian/Christina there is no match for parents.
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Mary Galt age 2 b Paisley on 1851 Scotland Census – parents Niven Galt 31 b Paisley and Jean Galt 27 b Kilmarnock Ayrshire and brother William 3 months – Parish no: 573 Civil Parish Paisley Abbey, Town Elderslie County Renfrewshire, address 17 Elderslie Ed 5, Page 7, h/h schedule 22, line 3, Roll CSSCT1851_125

Niven Galt marriage 29 March 1844 at Low Church Paisley Renfrew to Jean Pollock – FHL Film no: 1041322

NSW Assisted Immigrant passengers 1855 has Niven 30, Jean 28 and Mary 6 arrival date 21 Feb 1855 from Kilmarnoch on ship “Anna”

Mary Campbell Anderson died 28 Oct 1926 Qld buried Toowong Cemetery – on Findagrave and James died 15 June 1903 Brisbane buried same.
Thanks Val.

Re: James died 15 June 1903 Brisbane buried same - that looks to be an error.

Death Reg# 1905/C03491 Anderson James - Peter Anderson - Jean Nesbit

The Brisbane Courier (Qld.) - Sat 9 Sep 1905 p.4
ANDERSON.-On the 6th September, at his residence, Franz-road, Clayfield, James, beloved husband of Mary C. Anderson, aged 65 years.

Toowong Cemetery
Portion 13 Section 20 Grave 7
Anderson James 07 / 09 / 1905 Unknown
Anderson Mary Campbell 30 / 10 / 1926 78 years

May be useful..

Qld E/R 1903
James Anderson
Electoral Year: 1903
Subdistrict: Clayfield
District: Brisbane
[Iron founder. With Mary Campbell, dd., Alexander Robert, clerk, and Emmeline, dd. Franz Road]

Thanks Geoff.

Alexander Robert is a son who is married to Emmeline.

The 1862 one was a farm labourer so any occ for the 1866 one?

Where does the 'farm labourer' come from for the 1862 arrival? Image on a pay site or image that used to be available on Qld. archives?

Ok. Qld. Archives have changed again and now you can search.

James in 1866 - no age and no occ. on the image.

I can't prove those in 1862 are siblings. Anyway they don't seem to fit this family.

Piece: SCT1841/465 Place: Alloa -Clackmannanshire ED: 3
Civil Parish: Alloa Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or Island: -
Folio: 1 Page: 54
Address: West Vennel
Surname First name(s) *** Age Occupation Where Born Remarks
ANDERSON Peter M 40 Cabinetmaker Journeyman Clackmannanshire
ANDERSON Jane F 40 Outside Census County (1841)
ANDERSON John M 15 Cabinetmaker Outside Census County (1841)
ANDERSON Janet F 10 Outside Census County (1841)
ANDERSON William M 9 Outside Census County (1841)
ANDERSON James M 3 Outside Census County (1841)

I can't see a death in Qld. for brother William with parents as either Peter or Jane/Jean Nesbit/Nisbet but there are at least three deaths with no parents listed.

I've not tried to trace William in Scotland yet.

Parish No: 564
Civil Parish: Greenock East
Town: Greenock
County: Renfrewshire
Roll: CSSCT1851_118 Page 4
ED: 20
Schedule No: 11
Address: 1 E Hamilton St
Peter Anderson Head 60 Felt Work Joiner Crief Perth
Jane Nisbet Wife 60 Glasgow Lanark
Janet Anderson Dau 21 Crief Perth
William Anderson Son 19 Engineer Pattern Maker Crief Perth
James Anderson Son 13 Felt Worker Crief Perth

I can't find William in 1861 on FreeCEN.

Damn FS won't accept 'Perth' only Perthshire. No occ anyway so FS is no use.
As far as I can tell Geoff.

Death 1905/C03491 Anderson James - Peter Anderson - Jean Nesbit

Marriage: Dec 1823 New Kilpatrick, Dunbarton, Scotland Batch: M115005
14 Dec 1823 Crieff, Perth, Scotland Batch: M113425

20 30

But not William or James.
So can't prove William stayed in Scotland or also came to Qld.

Can't prove that the 1866 James is the right one.

RD: Greenock East
Add: 92 East Hamilton St
Ref: ED: 13; Page: 3; Line: 3; Roll: CSSCT1861_76
Peter Anderson 69 [b. Clieff [sic]. Joiner]
Jean Anderson 69 [b. Glasgow]
James Anderson 25 [b. Clieff. Iron founder]