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James Reid MAXWELL

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Primitive Presbyterian but reg can't be found.

The Sydney Morning Herald - Wednesday 14 July 1852 p.3
MARRIED
By special license, on the 13th Instant, by the Rev. A. Salmon, Mr. James Reid Maxwell, of Sofala, to Frances Cumberland, eldest daughter of Job Twine, Esq., of Grove Farm, Moreton Bay.


Death 12103/1896 MAXWELL JAMES R - ALEXANDER - ELIZABETH - WOOLLAHRA

The Sydney Morning Herald - Tuesday 28 July 1896 p.1
DEATHS
MAXWELL.-July 26, at his residence Risca, Waverley-road, Woollahra, James Reid Maxwell, in his 78th year.

The Sydney Morning Herald - Tuesday 28 July 1896 p.8
Funerals.
MAXWELL.-The FUNERAL of the late JAMES REID MAXWELL will leave his late residence Risca, Waverley-road, Woollahra, at 1 o'clock THIS DAY, Tuesday, for the Necropolis. REUBEN W. THOMAS, Undertaker and Embalmer, 11 York-street. Telephone 1734.

Born abt 1819 Lanark, Scotland?

Arrived ???
 

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I'm not even sure the 1852 marriage was in NSW.

Residence 'Risca' would point to Wales but I think James was from Scotland.

This only rates 6/10 for difficulty. :biggrin:
 
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