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SHIELD family


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Marriages Mar 1841
Shield James Newcastle on Tyne 25 255
Fryar Isabella Newcastle on Tyne 25 255

James b. abt 1810 Cumberland
Isabella b. abt 1822 Wallsend, Northumberland

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

Assisted to NSW on 'Stamboul' - Arrived 31 Oct 1854
Sydney and/or Newcastle and family Reel 2137, [4/4791]; Reel 2467, [4/4942]
SHIELD James 44
SHIELD Isabella 32
SHIELD Thomas 13
SHIELD Anne 11
SHIELD James 7
SHIELD Michael 4
SHIELD William 1


Hi Dave :)
This could be the newlyweds in 1841
It looks like Benton Granges? Long Benton Nthmbld
both are aged 20 as we know ages were rounded off.
James not born county coal miner
Isabella born county.
Transcribed as Shielos, someone has added a correction to Shield.

1851 has James birthplace as Stanhope Durham 30yrs
deputy coal hewer, Isabella 28 bn Wallsend
Thos 9, Ann 7, Mary Ann 5, James 3, Michael as Mihael F 2mnths.
all born Longbenton.

Curious it says Durham.

Arrived 31 Oct 1854 on 'Stamboul'

James 44 Miner A/S/L?e/i?ndale, Cumberland Ch of E Both
Isabella 32 Wife Wallsend, Northumberland Ch of E Both

I've looked at all the places in Cumberland that end in 'dale' and can't see one that is short enough and fits.
Dunno Dave??
Allendale but I think that's in Northumberland??


Ooo IGI has a baptism in Stanhope Durham for James Shield
about 1816
Death in Moggil Brisbane Qld 19 Jan 1901
Any connection?
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That's my James. :D

19 Jan 1901/C04363 Shield James - James - Ann
8 Jul 1908/C03494 Shield Isabella - William -

Inscription List for Moggill Historic Cemetery
Shield James 19 Jan 1901 80y h/Isabella; father
Shield Isabella 8 Jul 1908 86y née Fryar; w/James; mother

I am now wondering perhaps father = James is correct but mother = Ann is not.
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I looked at about 100 images of the BTs for Stanhope and no sign of any SHIELD family from 1815 - 1822.

I know all the family names now. Trivia. :D Even a Golightly.
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