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William & Mary HOUSTON and family

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Piece: SCT1851/232 Place: Peterhead -Aberdeenshire Enumeration District: 13
Civil Parish: Peterhead-Burgh Ecclesiastical Parish, Village or Island: -
Folio: 178 Page: 27 Schedule: 140
Address: 72 Kirk Street
Surname First name(s) Rel Status *** Age Occupation Where Born Remarks
HOUSTON William Head Mar M 28 Dyer Renfrewshire - Greenock
HOUSTON Mary Wife Mar F 22 Renfrewshire - Port Glasgow
HOUSTON Jean Dau F 1 Renfrewshire - Greenock
HOUSTON Mary Dau F 2m Aberdeenshire - Peterhead


I'd like a look up please for that family in 1861.

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Hi Dave

Something to ponder..

There are a few trees, the arrival appears to be 1852 ish.. But the main one only has William and no family, engineer not dyer.

If I have the correct family they may have been in Aus. by 1855/6..

Possible birth for Jemima Wallace :rolleyes:
21/1856 HOUSTON FEMALE WILLIAM MARY SYDNEY

Jemima W Houston
Spouse: James B Wilson
Marriage Date: 1884
Marriage Place: New South Wales
Registration Place: Parramatta, New South Wales
Registration Year: 1884
Registration Number: 4486

Jemima Wallace Wilson
Electoral Year: 1933
State: New South Wales
District: Parramatta
Subdistrict: Parramatta
[With James Bethel]

20697/1935 WILSON JEMIMA W WILLIAM MARY GRANVILLE

New South Wales, Australia, Index to Deceased Estate Files, 1923-1958
Jemmie Wallace Wilson
Death Date: 20 Nov 1935
Residence Place: Granville
Occupation: M W
Civil Place: New South Wales, Australia

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Thanks Geoff.

I've ruled out the surgeon. Not sure if that 1851 family is the right one or not.


Death 31317/1956 HOUSTON MARGARET ELIZABETH WILLIAM MARY PARRAMATTA

HOUSTON, Margaret Elizabeth Blom.-December 18, 1956, at hospital, late of 78 Virginia Street, Granville, beloved sister of Rubina (Beanie) and Ernest, aged 90 years.

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The Sydney Morning Herald - Thursday 21 November 1935 p.10
DEATHS
WILSON.-November 20, 1935, Jemima Wallace
Wilson, beloved wife of James B. Wilson, of 84
Virginia-street, Granville, aged 79 years.


Yes, I agree. Age at death points to this birth reg:

21/1856 HOUSTON FEMALE WILLIAM MARY SYDNEY

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If correct this would put the arrival 1851-1853

494/1853 HOUSTON WILLIAM WILLIAM MARY

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NSW BMD only have '1853' as dob. #494 so early in the year. It will be a baptism record with a dob probably listed. It will not have pob.

Can that one be found with the Volume number?

Probably Presbyterian.

Vol 39 1-end (4092) Bap 1853 Church of England

Vol 52 1-end (1385) Bap 1853-1854 Presbyterian
 

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I said early in the year and Presbyterian. :biggrin:

William Houston
Christening Date: 29 Jan 1854
Christening Place: St. Andrew's Sydney
Birth Date: 06 Dec 1853
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Father's Name: William Houston
Mother's Name: Mary
Batch: C394045


This one the son of the surgeon.

Name: Henry Hugh Houston
Gender: Male
Christening Date: 21 Dec 1853
Christening Place: Unitarian St. James, New South Wales, Australia
Birth Date: 11 Aug 1853
Father's Name: William Houston
Mother's Name: Mary Ann
Batch: C310302
 

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Can that one be found with the Volume number?

Probably Presbyterian.

Vol 39 1-end (4092) Bap 1853 Church of England

Vol 52 1-end (1385) Bap 1853-1854 Presbyterian
I couldn't find this when I looked earlier.. :rolleyes:

William Houston
Birth Date: 1853
Father: William Houston
Mother: Mary
Birth Place: New South Wales
Registration Year: 1853
Registration Place: Sydney, New South Wales
Volume Number: V1853494 40

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Thanks Geoff.

There has to be an error in one of the records. St Andrew's is Presbyterian.

Vol 40 + 1-end (4521) Bap 1854 Church of England

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Tuesday probably for the library so I'll check Vol 40 and Vol 52. Should have William's occupation.

Might be something in TROVE for William.
 

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Death 19765/1945 HOUSTON CATHERINE HEATH BARKER - WILLIAM LYLE - MARY - PARRAMATTA

The Sydney Morning Herald - Wednesday 20 June 1945 p.16
DEATHS
HOUSTON.-June 19, 1945, at hospital, at
Parramatta, Catherine Heath Barker Houston,
late of Virginia Street, Granville, daughter of
the late William and Mary Houston and be-
loved sister of Margaret, Rubina, and Ernest,
aged 73/78 ?? years.
 

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