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DaveHam9

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Hello,

Assisted immigrants arriving in Sydney & Newcastle, 1844-59
WRIGHT John 34 and family Phoenix 1856 2138, 2474 Tyrone
WRIGHT Eliza 35 and family Phoenix 1856 2138, 2474 Tyrone
WRIGHT Anna M 13 and family Phoenix 1856 2138, 2474 Tyrone
WRIGHT Eliza M 10 and family Phoenix 1856 2138, 2474 Armagh
WRIGHT Margaret 8 and family Phoenix 1856 2138, 2474 Tyrone
WRIGHT Priscilla 4 and family Phoenix 1856 2138, 2474 Tyrone
WRIGHT Mary Ellen 2 and family Phoenix 1856 2138, 2474 Tyrone

Departed Liverpool 27 Oct 1855 and arrived 26 Jan 1856

John 34 Schoolmaster Donamore Co Tyrone - Stewart & Hannah living at Donamore - Presbyn. - Read & write - A cousin Rachel Crane ? in the colony
Eliza 35 - Donamore Co Tyrone - James & Agnes Stewart mother living at Donamore father dead - Presbyn. - Read & write
Anna M 13 - Broomhill Tyrone - John & Eliza on board
Eliza M 10 - Armagh Co Armagh - ditto
Margaret 8 - Pomeroy Tyrone - ditto


Donamore = Donaghmore

Death 4671/1887 WRIGHT JOHN - STEWART - SARAH - REDFERN

WRIGHT John Death notice 23MAY1887 Death 65 at Redfern Sydney Morning Herald 24MAY1887
WRIGHT John Funeral notice 25MAY1887 Funeral at Redfern Sydney Morning Herald 25MAY1887
 
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Deaths
4110/1875 WRIGHT ELIZA AGE 53 YEARS DIED WATERLOO WATERLOO

2539/1897 WRIGHT ELIZA - JAMES UNKNOWN REDFERN

WRIGHT Eliza Death notice 30JAN Death 75 late of Redfern Sydney Morning Herald 01FEB1897

Eliza was born abt 1821. A tree has no death for her.

The Sydney Morning Herald - Monday 1 February 1897 p.1
Deaths.
WRIGHT.-January 30, at her residence, 29 Pitt-street,
Redfern, Eliza, relict of the late John Wright, principal
of the Fort-street Training School, aged 75 years.


The Sydney Morning Herald - Monday 1 February 1897 p.8
Funerals.
WRIGHT.-The FRIENDS of the late Mrs. JOHN
WRIGHT are notified that her Funeral will leave her
late residence, 29 Pitt-street, Redfern, THIS (Monday)
AFTERNOON, at 1.45 for the Presbyterian Cemetery,
Necropolis.
WALTER STEWART, Undertaker. Tel. 1544.
 
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Don't know if Rachel arrived married or married here. Don't know if her maiden name is WRIGHT. I have no maiden name for John's mother. Not even sure if it is CRANE on the shipping record. :rolleyes:
 

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Think i have the cousin Rachel.


CRANE Andrew 7 Oriental 1850
CRANE Eliza Jane 19 Oriental 1850
CRANE Irvin 36 Oriental 1850
CRANE Mary Anne 15 Oriental 1850
CRANE Rachel 36 Oriental 1850
CRANE Rachel 4 Oriental 1850
CRANE Sarah 12 Oriental 1850
CRANE Thomas 2 Oriental 1850
 

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Thanks gibbo. :)

That must refer to Rachel aged 36 if that's the right one.

Need to find her death. Not this one:

CRANE Rachel Death notice 10JUL1958 Death 86 at Coonabarrabran Sydney Morning Herald 19JUL1958

Can't see a remarriage or a death in NSW for Rachel.
 
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A leading question. :2fun:

Not much. I'd settle for a death for Rachel senior hoping the reg has her parents.

A tree with Irwin has his siblings but no marriage and no Rachel. :D

I did check using Rachael as well.

Death 13606/1884 CRAIN RACHEL - THOMAS - SARAH - ADELONG

It will be hard proving Thomas is a brother of Stewart WRIGHT.

Death 2284/1891 CRAIN IRWIN - ANDREW - UNKNOWN - ADELONG

I'd say they were looking for gold. :D
 
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Got Rachel's death

13606/1884 CRAIN RACHEL THOMAS SARAH ADELONG

And some more of the family

5515/1858 CRAIN SARAH IRWIN RACHAEL TUMUT
4442/1919 CRAIN ANDREW W IRWIN RACHAEL GUNDAGAI
11941/1935 CRAIN THOMAS IRWIN RACHAEL GRANVILLE
 

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Thanks.

Yes, I thought of CRAIN too. :2fun:

Don't think we can do much more. I'll have a look at the Irish records.

Not what I was looking for but connected:

groom's name: William Davidson
groom's birth date:
groom's birthplace:
groom's age:
bride's name: Margaret Wright
bride's birth date:
bride's birthplace:
bride's age:
marriage date: 10 Dec 1852
marriage place: Donaghmore, Tyr, Ire
groom's father's name: Robert Davidson
groom's mother's name:
bride's father's name: Stewart Wright
bride's mother's name:
groom's race:
groom's marital status:
groom's previous wife's name:
bride's race:
bride's marital status:
bride's previous husband's name:
indexing project (batch) number: M70206-5
system origin: Ireland-VR
source film number: 101336
reference number: 2:3STRLW6
 

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Australian Town and Country Journal (NSW : 1870 - 1907)(about)
Saturday 6 June 1891

Irwin Crain, a very old resident of Adelong Creek, Tumut, and head of a large family, died suddenly on Sunday, aged 89.
 

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