Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

William COCHRANEAge: 2618221848

Name
William COCHRANE
Given names
William
Surname
COCHRANE
Birth calculated 1822 19 18
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cochrane - William - Ann Milne - 1842
Cochrane - William - Ann Milne - 1842

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Note: It was noted that William was 22 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1842.
Birth of a sisterPrudence COCHRANE
calculated 1824 (Age 2)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cochrane Family - Children - Ann Milne - 1842
Cochrane Family - Children - Ann Milne - 1842

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Note: It was noted that Prudence was 18 years of age at the time of her arrival in Australia in 1842.
Birth of a sisterCharlotte COCHRANE
calculated 1825 (Age 3)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cochrane Family - Children - Ann Milne - 1842
Cochrane Family - Children - Ann Milne - 1842

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Note: It was noted that Charlotte was 17 years of age at the time of her arrival in Australia in 1842.
Birth of a sisterSydney COCHRANE
calculated 1826 (Age 4)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cochrane Family - Children - Ann Milne - 1842
Cochrane Family - Children - Ann Milne - 1842

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Note: It was noted that Sydney was 16 years of age at the time of her arrival in Australia in 1842.
Birth of a sisterMargaret Jane COCHRANE
calculated 1832 (Age 10)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cochrane Family - Children - Ann Milne - 1842
Cochrane Family - Children - Ann Milne - 1842

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Cochrane - Sydney - Children - Ann Milne 1842
Cochrane - Sydney - Children - Ann Milne 1842

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Note: It was noted that Margaret was ten years of age at the time of her arrival in Australia in 1842.
Birth of a brotherJohn Humphrys COCHRANE
calculated 1834 (Age 12)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cochrane - Sydney - Children - Ann Milne 1842
Cochrane - Sydney - Children - Ann Milne 1842

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MarriageJane HUGHESView this family
about 1841 (Age 19)
Citation details: Irish Records Extraction Database
Text:

Name: William Cochrane Sex: Male Marriage: 1843 Marriage Place: Inch, County Down, Northern Ireland Spouse: Jane Hughes Source: Z. Mettam. Northern Ireland Marriages, Volume 2 (Manuscript found at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City on microfilm 824282, item 3). Marriages are taken from Aghalee, County Antrim, 1811-1844; Arboe, County Tyrone, 1783-1845; Ballinderry, County Londonderry, 1803-1845; Ballymoney, County Antrim, 1808-1845; Ballynahinch, County Down, 1709-1785, 1801-1834; Boardmills, County Down, 1782-1842, 1851-1870; Camus, County Tyrone, 1804-1845; Donegore, County Antrim, 1806- 1841; Drumachose, County Londonderry, 1730-1845; Henry Street, County Limerick, 1819-1860; Inch, County Down, 1791-1926; Kilrea, County Londonderry, 1829-1848; Lissara, Down Down, 1811-1851; Lower Cumber, County Down, 1808-1845; Magheralin, County Down, 1785-1845; Moira, County Down, 1785-1877; Raffrey, County Down, 1845-1877; Rathfriland, County Down, 1783-1801; Rosemary Street, Belfast, County Antrim, 1811-1845; Saintfield, County Down, 1724-1750; Seaford, County Down, 1760-1894; and Tamlaght, Counties Londonderry and Tyrone, 1834-1844. Registration of marriages at the General Register Office in Dublin was compulsory for all Protestants after April 1845 in Ireland. They are the official record. Registration for all individuals became compulsory in Ireland after 1864.

Note: Ancestry.com.au shows the record of this marriage occurring in 1843. This would seem incorrect as William and Jane arrived in Australia in 1842 and their son John was born on the voyage.
Birth of a son
#1
John Humphrys COCHRANE
about December 1841 (Age 19)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cochrane - Jane and John - Ann Milne - 1842.
Cochrane - Jane and John - Ann Milne - 1842.

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Note: It was noted that John was only 26 days old at the time of his arrival in Sydney in 1842.
Immigration January 17, 1842 (Age 20)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cochrane Family - Ann Milne - 1842
Cochrane Family - Ann Milne - 1842

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Cochrane Family - Children - Ann Milne - 1842
Cochrane Family - Children - Ann Milne - 1842

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Cochrane - William - Ann Milne - 1842
Cochrane - William - Ann Milne - 1842

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Note: John, Sydney and their children William, Charlotte, Mary Ann, Prudence, Sydney, Margaret Jane and James arrived as government assisted migrants on board the "Ann Milne".
Marriage of a siblingWilliam RYANMary Ann COCHRANEView this family
January 14, 1844 (Age 22)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 5 and 543
Citation details: V18442087 93/1844 RYAN WILLIAM COCHRANE MARY A LK
Birth of a son
#2
Dorothea J COCHRANE
about 1846 (Age 24)
Citation details: V18462321 31A/1846 COCHRANE DOROTHEA J WILLIAM JANE
Birth of a daughter
#3
Charlotte COCHRANE
about 1848 (Age 26)
Citation details: V18482496 33A/1848 COCHRANE CHARLOTTE WILLIAM JANE
Marriage of a siblingGeorge SHEPHERDPrudence COCHRANEView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1848 (Age 26)
Address: Scot's Presbyterian Church
Citation details: V1848399 78/1848 SHEPHERD GEORGE COCHRANE PRUDENCE QC
Death June 14, 1848 (Age 26)
Address: Hunter River
Cause of death: Drowning
Cochrane - William
Cochrane - William

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Citation details: 9 March 2013
Text:

In part:

"William, the eldest son of above. Who drowned in the hunter river 1848"

Note: The newspaper report of the inquest into the death of William includes the information that he was drowned on 16 June and not the 14th as inscribed on his headstone.
Inquest
Jury found William suffocated by drowning.
July 1, 1848 (17 days after death)
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 12 July 1848, page 2
Cochrane - William - Inquest
Cochrane - William - Inquest

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Burial
Address: Anglican portion.
Cemetery: Pioneer Hill General (AKA Raymond Terrace Historic)
Cochrane - William
Cochrane - William

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1819County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
1 year
elder sister
4 years
himself
William COCHRANE
Birth: calculated 1822 19 18County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: June 14, 1848Hunter Valley, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
Prudence COCHRANE
Birth: calculated 1824 21 20County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1903Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
Charlotte COCHRANE
Birth: calculated 1825 22 21County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1892St. Leonards, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
Sydney COCHRANE
Birth: calculated 1826 23 22County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1911St. Leonards, , New South Wales, Australia
7 years
younger sister
Margaret Jane COCHRANE
Birth: calculated 1832 29 28County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1919Redfern, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
John Humphrys COCHRANE
Birth: calculated 1834 31 30County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1885Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Jane HUGHES - View this family
himself
William COCHRANE
Birth: calculated 1822 19 18County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: June 14, 1848Hunter Valley, , New South Wales, Australia
wife
Marriage: about 1841Inch, County Down, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
1 year
son
5 years
son
3 years
daughter
Thomas DEANE + Jane HUGHES - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: about 1851Seaham, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cochrane - William - Ann Milne - 1842
Cochrane - William - Ann Milne - 1842

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MarriageWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: Irish Records Extraction Database
Text:

Name: William Cochrane Sex: Male Marriage: 1843 Marriage Place: Inch, County Down, Northern Ireland Spouse: Jane Hughes Source: Z. Mettam. Northern Ireland Marriages, Volume 2 (Manuscript found at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City on microfilm 824282, item 3). Marriages are taken from Aghalee, County Antrim, 1811-1844; Arboe, County Tyrone, 1783-1845; Ballinderry, County Londonderry, 1803-1845; Ballymoney, County Antrim, 1808-1845; Ballynahinch, County Down, 1709-1785, 1801-1834; Boardmills, County Down, 1782-1842, 1851-1870; Camus, County Tyrone, 1804-1845; Donegore, County Antrim, 1806- 1841; Drumachose, County Londonderry, 1730-1845; Henry Street, County Limerick, 1819-1860; Inch, County Down, 1791-1926; Kilrea, County Londonderry, 1829-1848; Lissara, Down Down, 1811-1851; Lower Cumber, County Down, 1808-1845; Magheralin, County Down, 1785-1845; Moira, County Down, 1785-1877; Raffrey, County Down, 1845-1877; Rathfriland, County Down, 1783-1801; Rosemary Street, Belfast, County Antrim, 1811-1845; Saintfield, County Down, 1724-1750; Seaford, County Down, 1760-1894; and Tamlaght, Counties Londonderry and Tyrone, 1834-1844. Registration of marriages at the General Register Office in Dublin was compulsory for all Protestants after April 1845 in Ireland. They are the official record. Registration for all individuals became compulsory in Ireland after 1864.

ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cochrane Family - Ann Milne - 1842
Cochrane Family - Ann Milne - 1842

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Cochrane Family - Children - Ann Milne - 1842
Cochrane Family - Children - Ann Milne - 1842

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Cochrane - William - Ann Milne - 1842
Cochrane - William - Ann Milne - 1842

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DeathHeadstone - Cochrane - William
Cochrane - William
Cochrane - William

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

DeathEmails - Leigh Saddington
Citation details: 9 March 2013
Text:

In part:

"William, the eldest son of above. Who drowned in the hunter river 1848"

InquestNewspaper - The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 12 July 1848, page 2
Cochrane - William - Inquest
Cochrane - William - Inquest

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BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index
SourceWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cochrane - Jane and John - Ann Milne - 1842.
Cochrane - Jane and John - Ann Milne - 1842.

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