Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

Edward WALMSLEYAge: 10317821885

Name
Edward WALMSLEY
Given names
Edward
Surname
WALMSLEY
Birth about 1782
Publication: Goulburn Herald (NSW : 1881 - 1907), Saturday 29 August 1885, page 4
Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Note: The shipping record for Edward includes the information that he was 46 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia. Like many others, it would seem that he lied about his age to be accepted for government assistance.
MarriageSarah WALKERView this family

Birth of a son
#1
James WALMSLEY
May 20, 1818 (Age 36)
Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Birth of a daughter
#2
Sarah WALMSLEY
March 17, 1820 (Age 38)

Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Birth of a daughter
#3
Margaret WALMSLEY
July 18, 1822 (Age 40)

Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Birth of a son
#4
John WALMSLEY
August 7, 1824 (Age 42)
Walmsley - John and Mary
Walmsley - John and Mary

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Text:

Person Id: 8899148 Surname: Walmsley Given Names: John Birth Date: 13 Aug 1826 Death Date: 19 Feb 1893 Age: 66 Gender: M Row: M

Spouse Given Names: Mary Father's Name: Edward Mother's Name: Sarah Remarks: son/Edward & Sarah; h/Mary

Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Note: The immigration documents for John indicate that he was born on 7 August 1824. There are other sources which indicate a birth date of 13 August 1826.
Birth of a son
#5
William WALMSLEY JP
August 17, 1826 (Age 44)
Address: Magherculmoney Parish
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 597
Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Monday 12 April 1920, page
Note: The obituary for William includes the information that he was born in 1829. This cannot be correct given that the obituary also includes his age at death in 1920 was 92 years.
Baptism of a sonWilliam WALMSLEY JP
September 16, 1827 (Age 45)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Note: The Whaite Family web site has William being baptised in the Parish of Mageraculmoney, County Fermanagh, Ireland.
Birth of a son
#6
Edward WALMSLEY
August 18, 1830 (Age 48)
Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Birth of a daughter
#7
Alice WALMSLEY
February 7, 1832 (Age 50)

Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Birth of a son
#8
Archibald WALMSLEY
January 3, 1834 (Age 52)

Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Birth of a daughter
#9
Mary Jane WALMSLEY
June 25, 1837 (Age 55)
Immigration March 10, 1839 (Age 57)
Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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Note: Arrived on board the "Susan" with their children James, John, William, Edward, Archibald, Sarah, Margaret, Alice and Mary Jane. The obituary for Edward has him arriving in 1841.
Marriage of a childJames WALMSLEYJane PHILLIPSView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1846 (Age 64)
Address: Lower Hawksbury.
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: 274/1846 V1846274 31C WALMSLEY JAMES PHILLIPS JANE CY
Convicted
Of keeping a still
April 28, 1846 (Age 64)
Publication: Hawkesbury Courier and Agricultural and General Advertiser (Windsor, NSW : 1844 - 1846)
Citation details: Thursday 7 May 1846, page 1
Note: Fined £100 or three months imprisonment.
Occupation
Landlord of the Wiseman's Ferry Inn
after 1846 (Age 64)
Publication: Goulburn Herald (NSW : 1881 - 1907), Saturday 29 August 1885, page 4
Birth of a grandson
#1
James WALMSLEY
about 1849 (Age 67)
Citation details: WALMSLEY JAMES 2484/1849 V18492484 34A JAMES JANE
Birth of a grandson
#2
Edward W P WALMSLEY
about 1851 (Age 69)
Citation details: WAMSLEY EDWARD W P 1531/1851 V18511531 37A JAMES JANE
Marriage of a childJohn WALMSLEYMary JOHNSTONView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1853 (Age 71)
Address: Presbyterian St. Metthew's
Citation details: V1853122 81/1853 WORMSLEY JOHN JOHNSTON MARY JO
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Amelia Jane WALMSLEY
about 1854 (Age 72)
Citation details: V18541102 52/1854 WALMSLEY AMELIA J JOHN MARY
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Sarah J WALMSLEY
about 1855 (Age 73)
Citation details: WALMSLEY SARAH J 385/1854 V1854385 40 JAMES JANE
Text:

There is also this reference:

WALMSLEY SARAH J 1205/1855 V18551205 42A JAMES JANE

Birth of a grandson
#5
William Edward WALMSLEY
about 1855 (Age 73)
Citation details: V1855633 53/1855 WALMSLEY WILLIAM E JOHN MARY
Marriage of a childWilliam WALMSLEY JPMary Jane “Millie” GREYView this family
Type: Religious marriage
August 16, 1855 (Age 73)
Address: Church of England
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: V18551207 43B/1855 WAMSLEY WILLIAM GREY MARY J NW
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Monday 12 January 1914, page 4
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Monday 12 April 1920, page
Note: Stephen Painter, as does the Whaite Family web site, notes that they may have been married at Wisemans Ferry. This does not tie in with the marriage registration entry.
Birth of a grandson
#6
William Arthur West WALMSLEY
July 12, 1857 (Age 75)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 11993/1857 WALMESLEY WILLIAM A W WILLIAM MARY J WINDSOR
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Sarah Jane WALMSLEY
about 1858 (Age 76)
Citation details: 13592/1858 WAMESLEY SARAH J JOHN MARY WOLLOMBI
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Sarah Rachel WALMSLEY
June 16, 1859 (Age 77)
Citation details: 7321/1859 WAMSLEY SARAH R WILLIAM MARY J GOSFORD
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Birth of a grandson
#9
Archibald WALMSLEY
about 1860 (Age 78)
Citation details: WALMSLEY ARCHIBALD 13519/1860  JAMES JANE WINDSOR
Marriage of a childWilliam GREYMary Jane WALMSLEYView this family
about 1860 (Age 78)
Citation details: 1613/1860  GREY WILLIAM WAMSLEY MARY JANE GOSFORD
Death of a grandsonArchibald WALMSLEY
about 1860 (Age 78)
Citation details: WALMSLEY ARCHIBALD 6374/1860  JAMES JANE WINDSOR
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Lydia E A WALMSLEY
about 1861 (Age 79)
Citation details: WALMSLEY LYDIA E A 14075/1861  JAMES JANE WINDSOR
Birth of a grandson
#11
Edward George WALMSLEY
September 7, 1861 (Age 79)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 6129/1861 WAMSLEY EDWARD G WILLIAM MARY J GOSFORD
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Sarah I H GREY
about 1861 (Age 79)
Citation details: GREY SARAH I H 6109/1861  WILLIAM MARY J GOSFORD
Birth of a grandson
#13
Archibald A WALMSLEY
about 1863 (Age 81)
Citation details: WALMSLEY ARCHIBALD A 14747/1863  JAMES JANE WINDSOR
Birth of a grandson
#14
Archibald James WALMSLEY
December 17, 1863 (Age 81)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 6919/1864 WAMSLEY ARCHIBALD J WILLIAM MARY J BRISBANE WATER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Tuesday 8 July 1941, page 4
Note: One obituary has him born at Ourimbah.
Birth of a granddaughter
#15
Mary Alice Elizabeth GREY
about 1863 (Age 81)
Citation details: GREY MARY A E 8560/1863  WILLIAM MARY J KIAMA
Birth of a granddaughter
#16
Alice A WALMSLEY
about 1865 (Age 83)
Citation details: WALMSLEY ALICE A 16704/1865  JAMES JANE WINDSOR
Birth of a grandson
#17
George E A GREY
about 1865 (Age 83)
Citation details: GREY GEORGE E A 9665/1865  WILLIAM MARY J KIAMA
Marriage of a childEdward WALMSLEYAlice OWENSView this family
about 1865 (Age 83)
Citation details: 3486/1865  WAMSLEY EDWARD OWENS ALICE WINDSOR
Birth of a granddaughter
#18
Anna Isabel Eliza “Annie” WALMSLEY
November 26, 1866 (Age 84)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 7607/1867 WAMSLEY ANNA I E WILLIAM MARY J BRISBANE WATER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#19
Elizabeth M WAMSLEY
about 1866 (Age 84)
Citation details: WAMSLEY ELIZABETH M 7026/1866  EDWARD ALICE BRISBANE WATER
Birth of a grandson
#20
Arthur William John GREY
about 1867 (Age 85)
Citation details: GREY ARTHUR W J 10405/1867  WILLIAM MARY J KIAMA
Birth of a grandson
#21
John Thomas WALMSLEY
about 1868 (Age 86)
Citation details: WALMSLEY JOHN T 17853/1868  JAMES JANE WINDSOR
Birth of a granddaughter
#22
Alice A WAMSLEY
about 1868 (Age 86)
Citation details: WAMSLEY ALICE A 7513/1868  EDWARD ALICE BRISBANE WATER
Death of a wifeSarah WALKER
January 2, 1868 (Age 86)
Address: Mann Street
Cause: Gastric fever
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3480/1868 WAMSLEY SARAH JOHN SARAH BRISBANE WATER
Burial of a wifeSarah WALKER
January 4, 1868 (Age 86)
Birth of a granddaughter
#23
Anna Rachel “Annie or Nancy” GREY
November 27, 1868 (Age 86)
Citation details: GREY ANNA R 12115/1869  WILLIAM MARY J KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser (NSW : 1894 - 1954), Friday 25 July 1947, page 2
Death of a granddaughterAlice A WALMSLEY
about 1868 (Age 86)
Citation details: WALMSLEY ALICE 7009/1868  JAMES JANE WINDSOR
Birth of a granddaughter
#24
Amelia Jane “Millie” WALMSLEY
January 20, 1869 (Age 87)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 8025/1869 WAMSLEY AMELIA J WILLIAM MARY J BRISBANE WATER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#25
James C WAMSLEY
about 1869 (Age 87)
Citation details: WAMSLEY JAMES C 8065/1869  EDWARD ALICE BRISBANE WATER
Death of a daughterMary Jane WALMSLEY
February 27, 1869 (Age 87)

Citation details: GREY MARY J 4055/1869  EDWARD SARAH KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#26
Edward Richard Walter WAMSLEY
about 1870 (Age 88)
Citation details: WAMSLEY EDWARD RICHARD W 7915/1870  EDWARD ALICE BRISBANE WATER
Publication: Macleay Chronicle (Kempsey, NSW : 1899 - 1952), Wednesday 3 June 1942, page 2
Birth of a grandson
#27
Herbert John “Jack” WALMSLEY
June 30, 1871 (Age 89)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 8319/1871 WALMSLEY HERBERT J WILLIAM MARY J BRISBANE WATER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#28
John Frederick WAMSLEY
about 1872 (Age 90)
Citation details: WAMSLEY JOHN FREDERICK S 7991/1872  EDWARD ALICE BRISBANE WATER
Birth of a grandson
#29
Henry Ernest WALMSLEY
November 3, 1873 (Age 91)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 8354/1873 WALMSLEY HENRY ERNEST WILLIAM MARY JANE BRISBANE WATER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#30
Beatrice Maud Mary WAMSLEY
about 1873 (Age 91)
Citation details: WAMSLEY BEATRICE MAUD MARY 8336/1873  EDWARD ALICE BRISBANE WATER
Marriage of a grandchildDavid CRAWFORDAmelia Jane WALMSLEYView this family
about 1874 (Age 92)
Citation details: 4198/1874 CRAWFORD DAVID WALMSLEY AMELIA JANE WOLLOMBI
Birth of a grandson
#31
Archibald P V WAMSLEY
about 1875 (Age 93)
Citation details: WAMSLEY ARCHIBALD P V 8736/1875  EDWARD ALICE BRISBANE WATER
Marriage of a grandchildJoseph MORRISSarah Rachel WALMSLEYView this family
October 25, 1875 (Age 93)
Citation details: 2130/1875 MORRIS JOSEPH JUNE WALMSLEY SARAH RACHEL BRISBANE WATER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: The Whaite Family web site has this marriage occurring at Broulee.
Birth of a granddaughter
#32
Mary Jane Helena WALMSLEY
June 17, 1876 (Age 94)
Citation details: 13507/1876 WALMSLEY MARY JANE HELENA WILLIAM MARY JANE KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#33
Martha L E O WAMSLEY
about 1877 (Age 95)
Citation details: WAMSLEY MARTHA L E O 9256/1877  EDWARD ALICE BRISBANE WATER
Birth of a grandson
#34
Harman Charles Grey WALMSLEY
March 13, 1879 (Age 97)
Citation details: WALMSLEY NORMAN CHARLES G 15805/1879  WILLIAM MARY JANE G KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#35
Georginia Jane V WAMSLEY
about 1879 (Age 97)
Citation details: WAMSLEY GEORGINIA JANE V 10704/1879  EDWARD ALICE BRISBANE WATER
Birth of a grandson
#36
Adam Ernest WALMSLEY
January 7, 1881 (Age 99)
Citation details: 19363/1881 WALMSLEY ADAM ERNEST WILLIAM MARY JANE KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Marriage of a grandchildEdward George WALMSLEYMatilda “Tilly” GRAYView this family
July 1, 1885 (Age 103)
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 5602/1885 WALMSLEY EDWARD G GRAY MATILDA KIAMA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death August 15, 1885 (Age 103)
Address: At the residence of his daughter, Mrs. Irwin.
Citation details: 8120/1885 WAMSLEY EDWARD WILLIAM SARAH ROBERTSON
Text:

Walmsley Edward 1782? 15 Aug 1885 son/James & Elinor (Sharpe); b. Drumcahy, Fermanagh, Ireland; h/Margaret (Elliott) & Sarah (Walker) Lisarow NSW

Publication: Goulburn Herald (NSW : 1881 - 1907), Saturday 29 August 1885, page 4
Note: The death registration date agrees with the ACI info except for the names of his parents.
Burial before August 29, 1885 (14 days after death)
Text:

Walmsley Edward 1782? 15 Aug 1885 son/James & Elinor (Sharpe); b. Drumcahy, Fermanagh, Ireland; h/Margaret (Elliott) & Sarah (Walker) Lisarow NSW

Publication: Goulburn Herald (NSW : 1881 - 1907), Saturday 29 August 1885, page 4
Obituary August 29, 1885 (14 days after death)
Publication: Goulburn Herald (NSW : 1881 - 1907)
Walmsley - Edward - Obituary
Walmsley - Edward - Obituary

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Family with Sarah WALKER - View this family
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wife
Marriage:
son
22 months
daughter
2 years
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2 years
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PioneerJohn WALMSLEY
Birth: August 7, 1824 42 28County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: February 13, 1893Millfield, , New South Wales, Australia
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4 years
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BirthWeb Site - Whaite Family History
BirthObituary - Walmsley - Edward
Publication: Goulburn Herald (NSW : 1881 - 1907), Saturday 29 August 1885, page 4
BirthNSW State Archives & Records
Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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ImmigrationWeb Site - Whaite Family History
ImmigrationPerth Dead Persons Society
ImmigrationNSW State Archives & Records
Citation details: New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842,
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"
Walmsley - Edward, Sarah and Family on board the "Susan"

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MarriageWeb Site - Whaite Family History
ConvictedNewspaper - Hawksbury Courier and Agricultural and General Advertiser
Publication: Hawkesbury Courier and Agricultural and General Advertiser (Windsor, NSW : 1844 - 1846)
Citation details: Thursday 7 May 1846, page 1
OccupationObituary - Walmsley - Edward
Publication: Goulburn Herald (NSW : 1881 - 1907), Saturday 29 August 1885, page 4
DeathWeb Site - Whaite Family History
DeathW - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 8120/1885 WAMSLEY EDWARD WILLIAM SARAH ROBERTSON
DeathAustralian Cemeteries Index
Text:

Walmsley Edward 1782? 15 Aug 1885 son/James & Elinor (Sharpe); b. Drumcahy, Fermanagh, Ireland; h/Margaret (Elliott) & Sarah (Walker) Lisarow NSW

DeathObituary - Walmsley - Edward
Publication: Goulburn Herald (NSW : 1881 - 1907), Saturday 29 August 1885, page 4
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index
Text:

Walmsley Edward 1782? 15 Aug 1885 son/James & Elinor (Sharpe); b. Drumcahy, Fermanagh, Ireland; h/Margaret (Elliott) & Sarah (Walker) Lisarow NSW

BurialObituary - Walmsley - Edward
Publication: Goulburn Herald (NSW : 1881 - 1907), Saturday 29 August 1885, page 4
ObituaryNewspaper - Goulburn Herald
Publication: Goulburn Herald (NSW : 1881 - 1907)
Walmsley - Edward - Obituary
Walmsley - Edward - Obituary

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