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WARK & ANDERSON

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NSW Marriage 2550/1865 WARK JAMES - ANDERSON MARGARET - MORPETH

NSW Death 2176/1887 WARK JAMES - WILLIAM - MARY - BALMAIN

https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/13674506
The Sydney Morning Herald - Mon 24 Oct 1887 p.12
Funerals.
... to move from Merton-street, Balmain, THIS (Monday) AFTERNOON, at 3 o'clock, for Balmain Cemetery. J. and G. SHYING and CO., Undertakers, No. 8, George-street West (only).

Margaret's brothers are Joseph W and William J.

Looking for Margaret's death, thanks.
 
William Wark married 27 May 1815 Gorbals Lanark to Mary Newands

1841 Scotland census at no 16 North Brook St Lanarkshre parish 622

1851 at 17 Orr street Civil parish Carlton lanarkshire – ED 38C page 1 h/h 1, line 1,roll CSSCT1851_146


James Wark dept Melb for Sydney 22 Oct 1863 on “Wonga Wonga”
15 Aug 1873 - Cert of Service as 1st class Engineer issued. Cert no 37 held at Aust Maritime Museum Sydney – DOB on record has 18 April 1833
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/108225894?searchTerm=james wark

Margaret Wark died April 1920 Auburn – Joseph & Sarah – reg 9610 buried Field of Mars, East Ryde – findagrave – age 78
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/15872217?searchTerm=margaret wark
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/15870203?searchTerm=margaret wark

Margaret age 20 & parents Joseph & Sarah & siblings arrive 18 Jan 1864 from Templecaren Donegal on “Ocean Empress” (Assisted)
Margaret b 30 Sept 1842 Rathfryland Co Down – Joseph Anderson (1821-1873) & Sarah McCullugh (1818-1881)
 
William James Anderson b 1852 Liverpool Lancs – married 19 Jan 1886 Balmain Elizabeth Bennett (1862-Dec 1885) - died June 1928 Balmain
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/16471722?searchTerm=william james anderson

Joseph Wilson Anderson b 25 July 1860 Liverpool baptised 5 Aug 1860 St Peter Lancs – Joseph & Sarah Anderson
1st married 10 July 1883 Balmain to Elizabeth Ann Ogden (1862-1885)
2nd marriage 11 Jan 1888 Balmain Emma Ann Lord (1866-1899)
he died 10 April 1916 Liverpool asylum Hospital age 58
 
Thanks Val.

Marriage
27/05/1815 WARK WILLIAM - MARY NEWLANDS/FR637 644/2 30 172 Gorbals
28/05/1815 WARK WILLIAM - MARY NEWLANDS/FR1937 622/ 70 405 Barony

The 'Wonga Wonga' was a coastal vessel so James must have arrived in Melbourne via another vessel.
 
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Marriage
02/04/1847 WARK JOHN NEWLANDS - MARGARET ANDERSON/FR688 Dunoon and Kilmun 510/ 30 389
02/04/1847 WARK JOHN NEWLANDS - MARGARET ANDERSON/FR5212 Barony 622/ 190 185
 
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