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WALKER family from Ireland

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principal's name: John Walker
estimated birth year: 1810
age in years: 32
native place of principal: Cork, Cork,
father's name: John Walker
mother's name: Jean Walder
spouse's name: Mary Walker
native place of spouse: Bandon, Cork,
spouse's father's name: William Shine
spouse's mother's name: Jane Shine
ship: Woodbridge
date of arrival: 8 Mar 1842
volume: 67
gs number: 416877
dgs number: 4117092
image number: 01564

Passengers on the 'Woodbridge' - 8 Mar 1842
All from Cork
John 32 Carpenter
Mary 28 House keeper
William 6
James 4
Mary 3
Charlotte 2
Cherry ?? 6 months

No death has been found yet for John. Seems spouse Mary was running a bookshop at 20 Park st Sydney from ads in the newspapers, although it does not say 'Mary' in any ad.

Saturday 3 November 1860
UNITARIAN BOOKS on SALE, at Mrs. WALKER'S, No 20, Park-street.

MILTON'S Last Thoughts on the Trinity, 1s. 3d.
Religious opinions of Milton, Locke, mid Newton, 2d. (** On Special :biggrin: )
Blanco White on Heresy and Orthodoxy, 2s.
At Mrs. WALKER'S, 20, Park-street.

Wednesday 17 July 1861
VIOLIN STRINGS, received per Benares u supcnoi assortment WALKER, 20, Park street.


Her death has also not been found.

Daughters Mary and Cherry? are a total mystery after their arrival.

Only one child baptised in Sydney:

Baptisms solemnized in the Parish of Saint James Sydney in the County of Cumberland in the Year 1843
No. 250 When Baptised: September 24th When Born: Augt. 13th 1843 George Shine - John & Mary Walker Abode: Elizabeth Street Quality or Profession: Musician By whom the Ceremony was performed: Chas. C. Kemp


George died 9 Apr 1896 Qld.
 
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