Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Ellen CRANNY1837

Name
Ellen CRANNY
Given names
Ellen
Surname
CRANNY
Also known as
Ellen GIANN
Also known as
Ellen CRANNEY
Married name
Ellen MERCER
Birth between 1837 and 1838
Mercer - Henry - Birth Certificate
Mercer - Henry - Birth Certificate

Note: Image kindly provided by Sandra Gardner.

Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Ellen Cranny Birth Year: abt 1838 Age: 18 Arrival Date: 4 Sep 1856 Vessel Name: Lloyds Origin Location: Market, Kent, England

Cranny - Ellen - Arrived on board the "lloyds".
Cranny - Ellen - Arrived on board the "lloyds".

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

Note: The birth certificate for her son Henry includes the information that Ellen was 28 years of age at the time of his birth in 1865. The immigration record for Ellen includes the information that she was 18 years of age when she arrived in Australia in 1856.
Immigration September 4, 1856 (Age 19)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Ellen Cranny Birth Year: abt 1838 Age: 18 Arrival Date: 4 Sep 1856 Vessel Name: Lloyds Origin Location: Market, Kent, England

Cranny - Ellen - Arrived on board the "lloyds".
Cranny - Ellen - Arrived on board the "lloyds".

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

Note: Arrived on board the "Lloyds" as a government assisted migrant with her aunt, Mary Cranny. It would seem that Mary had a brother, Michael, living in Sydney at the time.
MarriageWilliam Henry MERCERView this family
about 1859 (Age 22)
Citation details: 708/1859 MERCEI WILLIAM HENRY CRANNY ELLEN SYDNEY
Text:

There is also this entry with the same reference number:

708/1859 MERCER WILLIAM HENRY GIANN ELLEN SYDNEY

Mercer - Henry - Birth Certificate
Mercer - Henry - Birth Certificate

Note: Image kindly provided by Sandra Gardner.

Birth of a son
#1
William Jeremiah MERCER
about 1861 (Age 24)
Citation details: 3189/1861 MERCER WILLIAM J WILLIAM H ELLEN CHIPPENDALE
Citation details: 6 February 2011
Text:

In part:

"Her husband was William Jeremiah Mercer born 1861 at Chippendale NSW and died at Waterloo NSW 1896."

Birth of a daughter
#2
Mary MERCER
about 1864 (Age 27)
Citation details: 3093/1864 MERCER MARY WILLIAM H HELEN REDFERN
Birth of a son
#3
Henry MERCER
December 1, 1865 (Age 28)
Address: Shepherds Paddocks
Citation details: 3159/1866 MERCER HENRY WILLIAM H ELLEN REDFERN
Mercer - Henry - Birth Certificate
Mercer - Henry - Birth Certificate

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Birth of a son
#4
Robert MERCER
about 1872 (Age 35)
Citation details: 4282/1872 MERCER ROBERT WILLIAM H ELLEN REDFERN
Birth of a son
#5
Charles MERCER
about 1874 (Age 37)
Citation details: 4911/1874 MERCER CHARLES WILLIAM HENRY ELLEN REDFERN
Birth of a daughter
#6
Kate MERCER
about 1876 (Age 39)
Citation details: 2704/1876 MERCER KATE WILLIAM HENRY ELLEN SYDNEY
Death of a husbandWilliam Henry MERCER
about May 1878 (Age 41)
Citation details: 881/1878 MERCER WILLIAM WILLIAM MARY SYDNEY
Citation details: 7 May 1878, page 10
Mercer - William Henry - Funeral Notice
Mercer - William Henry - Funeral Notice

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Death of a daughterKate MERCER
about 1878 (Age 41)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 381/1878 MERCER KATE WILLIAM ELLEN SYDNEY
Burial of a husbandWilliam Henry MERCER
May 7, 1878 (Age 41)
Citation details: 7 May 1878, page 10.
Mercer - William Henry - Funeral Notice
Mercer - William Henry - Funeral Notice

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Marriage of a childWilliam Jeremiah MERCERAnnie Louise HYNESView this family
about 1882 (Age 45)
Citation details: 2907/1882 MERCER WILLIAM JEREMIAH HYNES ANNIE LOUISA WATERLOO
Marriage of a childThomas G CHAPMANMary MERCERView this family
about 1882 (Age 45)
Citation details: 1837/1882 CHAPMAN THOMAS G MERCER MARY SYDNEY
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Daisy May MERCER
about 1884 (Age 47)
Citation details: 7419/1884 MERCER DAISY M WILLIAM J ANNIE L GLEBE
Birth of a grandson
#2
George James MERCER
about 1887 (Age 50)
Citation details: 7514/1887 MERCER GEORGE J WILLIAM ANNIE L GLEBE
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Frances Nellie “Fan” MERCER
about 1890 (Age 53)
Citation details: 18925/1890 MERCER FRANCES N WILLIAM J ANNIE L LEICHHARDT
Birth of a grandson
#4
Charles Robert H “Charlie” MERCER
about 1893 (Age 56)
Citation details: 19230/1893 MERCER CHARLES R H WILLIAM J ANNIE L LEICHHARDT
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Annie Louise Maud “Louie” MERCER
June 22, 1895 (Age 58)
Citation details: 19882/1895 MERCER ANNIE L M WILLIAM J ANNIE L LEICHHARDT
Citation details: 3 January 2012
Text:

In part:

"My grandmother, Annie, was born on 22 June 1897 (I think it was 1897 or 1895) and died in 1975."

Death of a sonWilliam Jeremiah MERCER
about 1896 (Age 59)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5658/1896 MERCER WILLIAM WILLIAM H ELLEN WATERLOO
Citation details: 6 February 2011
Text:

In part:

"Her husband was William Jeremiah Mercer born 1861 at Chippendale NSW and died at Waterloo NSW 1896."

Marriage of a grandchildWilliam Sydney “Will” CURBYDaisy May MERCERView this family
about 1900 (Age 63)
Citation details: 3047/1900 CURBY WILLIAM S MERCER DAISY M SYDNEY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Marriage of a grandchildJames H E T “Ned” WATTERSFrances Nellie “Fan” MERCERView this family
about 1913 (Age 76)
Citation details: 5934/1913 WATTERS JAMES H E T MERCER FRANCES N PETERSHAM
Marriage of a grandchildLangtree Garfield LENNONAnnie Louise Maud “Louie” MERCERView this family
February 8, 1913 (Age 76)
Citation details: 2814/1913 LENNON LANGTREE G MERCER ANNIE L M PETERSHAM
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 29 April 1939, page 4.
Lennon - Annie Louise Maud - Divorce
Lennon - Annie Louise Maud - Divorce

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Marriage of a grandchildCharles Robert H “Charlie” MERCERMary A SPILLANEView this family
about 1919 (Age 82)
Citation details: 12282/1919 MERCER CHARLES R H SPILLANE MARY A NEWTOWN
Death of a sonHenry MERCER
about 1923 (Age 86)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8719/1923 MERCER HENRY WILLIAM ELLEN GRANVILLE
Death of a daughterMary MERCER
about 1932 (Age 95)
Citation details: 18199/1932 CHAPMAN MARY WILLIAM ELLEN BANKSTOWN
Marriage of a grandchildAlbert Longfellow DUNKLEYAnnie Louise Maud “Louie” MERCERView this family
about 1939 (Age 102)
Citation details: 20625/1939 DUNKLEY ALBERT LONGFELLOW LENNON ANNIE LOUISE MAUD ROCKDALE
Death of a grandsonGeorge James MERCER
about 1948 (Age 111)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 17689/1948 MERCER GEORGE JAMES WILLIAM JEREMIAH ANNIE LOUISA CONCORD
Death of a granddaughterDaisy May MERCER
February 1, 1953 (Age 116)
Address: 9 Glen Road
Citation details: 2230/1953 CURBY DAISY MAY WILLIAM ANNIE LOUISE ROCKDALE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Newspaper
Curby - Daisy May
Curby - Daisy May

Note: Image kindly provided by Grahame Banks.
Note: Image kindly supplied by Grahame Banks.

Deathyes

Family with William Henry MERCER - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1859Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
4 years
daughter
Mary MERCER
Birth: about 1864 26 27Redfern, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1932Bankstown, , New South Wales, Australia
23 months
son
Henry MERCER
Birth: December 1, 1865 27 28Redfern, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1923Granville, , New South Wales, Australia
7 years
son
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
Kate MERCER
Birth: about 1876 38 39Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1878Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthBirth Certificate - Mercer - Henry
Mercer - Henry - Birth Certificate
Mercer - Henry - Birth Certificate

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BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Ellen Cranny Birth Year: abt 1838 Age: 18 Arrival Date: 4 Sep 1856 Vessel Name: Lloyds Origin Location: Market, Kent, England

Cranny - Ellen - Arrived on board the "lloyds".
Cranny - Ellen - Arrived on board the "lloyds".

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Ellen Cranny Birth Year: abt 1838 Age: 18 Arrival Date: 4 Sep 1856 Vessel Name: Lloyds Origin Location: Market, Kent, England

Cranny - Ellen - Arrived on board the "lloyds".
Cranny - Ellen - Arrived on board the "lloyds".

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

MarriageMercer - William Henry - Family Group Record
MarriageM - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 708/1859 MERCEI WILLIAM HENRY CRANNY ELLEN SYDNEY
Text:

There is also this entry with the same reference number:

708/1859 MERCER WILLIAM HENRY GIANN ELLEN SYDNEY

MarriageBirth Certificate - Mercer - Henry
Mercer - Henry - Birth Certificate
Mercer - Henry - Birth Certificate

Note: Image kindly provided by Sandra Gardner.