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JEFFREY family

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Margaret Jeffrey b. 1 Oct 1843 Duns, Berwick
George Jeffrey & Alison Laidlaw

I've not found any of them in shipping records yet. Margaret married in NSW in 1867.

I'd like a look up please for the family in 1841, 1851 and 1861.

FreeCEN has zero coverage.

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This looks like 1841 :rolleyes:

Civil Parish: Swinton
County: Berwickshire
Address: Village Of Swinton
Parish Number: 755
ED: 1; Page: 14; Line: 990; Year: 1841

John Clinkscale 30
Elizabeth Clinkscale 30
Janet Bookless 70
Thomas Webster 30
Isabella Webster 30
Alexander Webster 9
Elizabeth Webster 5
Janet Webster 2
George Jeffrey 25 [b. Berwickshire. Labourer]
Alison Jeffrey 20 [do]

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This looks like Alison's death..

Allison Jeffrey
Death Date: 10 Sep 1888
Death Place: Queensland
Father: Mitchel Laidlaw
Mother: Vilate Wilson
Registration Year: 1888
Registration Place: Queensland
Registration Number: 001314
Page Number: 7379

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There is a tree, but they have the family in 1851 census (no Alison and Margaret b. Glasgow), and has them arriving NSW 1849, not conclusive but worth checking.

This is the 1849 arrival..

Unassisted:
Mr Jeffrey
Port of Departure: Port Phillip
Port of Arrival: Port Jackson, New South Wales
Voyage Arrival Date: 30 Dec 1849
Vessel Name: Indus
[Image has a Mr & Mrs Jeffrey and a Mr & Mrs Jeffrey and 5 children]

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Agnes Jeffrey
Christening Date: 11 Jan 1848
Christening Place: , DUNS, BERWICK, SCOTLAND
Father: George Jeffrey
Mother: Alison Laidlaw
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C11735-5
System Origin: Scotland-ODM
GS Film number: 103224, 1067893, 1067894

So arrival not before 1848..

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There is a tree, but they have the family in 1851 census (no Alison and Margaret b. Glasgow), and has them arriving NSW 1849, not conclusive but worth checking.

This is the 1849 arrival..

Unassisted:
Mr Jeffrey
Port of Departure: Port Phillip
Port of Arrival: Port Jackson, New South Wales
Voyage Arrival Date: 30 Dec 1849
Vessel Name: Indus
[Image has a Mr & Mrs Jeffrey and a Mr & Mrs Jeffrey and 5 children]

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Still not conclusive...

http://mariners.records.nsw.gov.au/1849/12/479ind.htm

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The tree has George's parents as Peter and Mary S... if it can be proved, this may be George's death.

George Jeffrey
Death Date: 1866
Death Place: New South Wales
Father: Peter
Mother: Mary
Registration Year: 1866
Registration Place: Maitland West, New South Wales
Registration Number: 4844

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Note:

This is a contributed [not an indexed] FS entry..

George Jaffrey
christening: 27 January 1812
Edrom, Berwickshire, Borders, Scotland

Peter Jaffrey
Mary Scott


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The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Saturday 22 September 1888

On the 10th Instant, at the residence of her son, Mingoola Station, Mrs. Allison Jeffrey, relict of the late George Jeffrey, Blairmore, Aberdeen ; aged 71 years.

1888 C1314 Allison Jeffrey Mitchel Laidlaw Vilate Wilson
 

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The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Saturday 22 September 1888

On the 10th Instant, at the residence of her son, Mingoola Station, Mrs. Allison Jeffrey, relict of the late George Jeffrey, Blairmore, Aberdeen ; aged 71 years.

1888 C1314 Allison Jeffrey Mitchel Laidlaw Vilate Wilson
Allison's death is right, but George says he comes from Berwickshire in 1841, so the contributed birth entry may well be wrong :rolleyes:
 

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If these births belong to the right George and Allison they were here before 1857.

8199/1857 JEFFREY ALISON GEORGE ALISON MAITLAND
9678/1859 JEFFREY JANE GEORGE ALISON MORPETH
 

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The newspaper article on the arrival of the ship doesnt give anything up neither, just state Mr and Mrs Jeffrey and family.
Yeah, it's interesting that... there is also another Mr & Mrs Jeffrey on the same vessel, see post #4 :rolleyes:
 

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I can't find 5 offspring...

Here are two more, but that's only 4 :rolleyes:

Peter Jeffrey
Birth Date: 10 Sep 1841
Baptism Date: 2 Oct 1841
Baptism Place: , Swinton and Simprin, Berwick, Scotland
Father: George Jeffrey
Mother: Alison Laidlaw
FHL Film Number: 1067904
Reference ID: - 2:1600Q42

Name: Mary Jeffrey
Gender: Female
Christening Date: 31 Jan 1846
Christening Place: , DUNS, BERWICK, SCOTLAND
Father: George Jeffrey
Mother: Alison Laidlaw
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C11735-5
System Origin: Scotland-ODM
GS Film number: 103224, 1067893, 1067894

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NSW state archives

JEFFREY Mr, Mrs Indus P 30 Dec 1849 Port Phillip 1276 Jeffery in SMH

JEFFREY Mr, Mrs, 5Ch Indus P 30 Dec 1849 Port Phillip 1276 Jeffery in SR list
 

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