Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Convict uniform as punishment

Thomas MAYERSAge: 8418121896

Name
Thomas MAYERS
Given names
Thomas
Surname
MAYERS
Birth calculated 1812
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names page 1742
Note: The Port Jackson Anthology has Thomas being 19 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1831.
Birth of a son
#1
John MAYERS
yes

Birth of a son
#2
Thomas MAYERS
yes

Birth of a daughter
#3
Jane MAYERS
yes

Occupation
Apprentice engraver and copper plate printer
before 1830 (Age 18)
Publication: Word document
Convicted
Of stealing clothes and sentenced to transportation for 7 years.
26 April 1830 (Age 18)
Address: Lancaster Quarter Sessions
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names page 1742
Mayers - Thomas - Ticket of Leave
Mayers - Thomas - Ticket of Leave

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Publication: Word document
Departure
On board the "York" for Australia
4 September 1830 (Age 18)
Publication: Word document
Convict
Arrived on board the "York" I (2)
7 February 1831 (Age 19)
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names page 1742
Citation details: 17 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"Thomas Mayers, a convict who arrived in NSW in 1831 on the “York”. "

Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: The Transports page 18
Publication: Word document
Note: The "York" of 429 tons departed Sheerness under the command of Daniel Leary with the surgeon being Campbell France.
Muster
Assigned to Michael Henderson in the Hunter River
10 February 1831 (Age 19)
Publication: Word document
Occupation
Grazier, timber worker, road maker and others
after 1831 (Age 19)

Publication: Word document
Ticket of Leave
No. 35/378 granted
31 December 1834 (Age 22)
Mayers - Thomas - Ticket of Leave
Mayers - Thomas - Ticket of Leave

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Note: Allowed to remain in the district of Williams River.
MarriageMary Ann PERRYView this family
1838 (Age 26)
Publication: Word document
Text:

1838, Raymond Terrace, NSW [Frederick’s birth certificate]

Birth of a daughter
#4
Susan MAYERS
between 1836 and 1842 (Age 24)
Address: Blackbrook
Publication: Word document
Certificate of Freedom
Granted
30 March 1838 (Age 26)

Publication: Word document
Birth of a son
#5
Joseph MAYERS
3 August 1858 (Age 46)
Mayers - Joseph and Jane
Mayers - Joseph and Jane

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

Publication: Word document
Text:

Birth: 3 Aug 1858, Myall Lakes, NSW.

Publication: Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser; Friday 2 August 1929, page 1
Citation details: Friday 2 August 1929, page 1
Mayers - Joseph - Obituary
Mayers - Joseph - Obituary

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Note: The headstone for Joseph is inscribed that he was 71 years of age at the time of his death in 1929.
Birth of a son
#6
Frederick MAYERS
7 September 1861 (Age 49)
Citation details: 12038/1861 MAYERS FREDERICK THOMAS MARY A PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Word document
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Mary Ann MAYERS
1 September 1862 (Age 50)
Citation details: 12705/1862 MAYERS MARY A SUSAN PORT STEPHENS
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Word document
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Mary Ann MAYERS
1 September 1862 (Age 50)
Citation details: 12705/1862 MAYERS MARY A SUSAN PORT STEPHENS
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Word document
Marriage of a childRobert CLARKESusan MAYERSView this family
29 December 1864 (Age 52)
Address: Wingham Court House
Citation details: 2266/1864 CLARKE ROBERT MYERS SUSAN ANNA MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Word document
Publication: Attached to email from Robert on 4 September 2015
Birth of a son
#7
William MAYERS
about 1865 (Age 53)
Citation details: 14177/1865 MAYERS WILLIAM THOMAS MARY A PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Jane CLARK
about 1865 (Age 53)
Citation details: 14187/1865 CLARK JANE ROBERT SUSAN A PORT STEPHENS
Death of a sonWilliam MAYERS
about 1865 (Age 53)
Citation details: 5647/1865 MAYERS WILLIAM THOMAS MARY A PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a son
#8
George MAYERS
about 1866 (Age 54)
Citation details: 13954/1866 MAYERS GEORGE THOMAS MARY A PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a grandson
#4
John CLARK
about 1867 (Age 55)
Citation details: 15132/1867 CLARK JOHN ROBERT SUSAN PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Word document
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Catherine ‘Kitty’ CLARK
about 1868 (Age 56)
Citation details: 15437/1868 CLARK CATHERINE ROBERT SUSAN PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Word document
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Susan CLARK
19 May 1870 (Age 58)
Citation details: 15983/1870 CLARK ROBERT ROBERT SUSAN PORT STEPHENS
Text:

Note that this registration has the registered name as Robert!

Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Word document
Publication: Attached to email from Robert on 4 September 2015
Note: The birth registration has the birth name of Robert.
Marriage of a childThomas MAYERSHannah Letitia GARNERView this family
Type: Religious marriage
21 May 1870 (Age 58)
Address: Church of England service in the house of Thomas Mayers.
Citation details: 3255/1870 MAYERS THOMAS GARUAR HANNAH PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Word document
Text:

Marriage: 21 May 1870, Myall Lakes, NSW. [Port Stephens 1870/3255] Married in the house of Thomas Mayers, Myall Lakes according to the rites of the Church of England. Archibald Shaw Officiating Minister or registrar. Witnesses: Thomas and Jane Watters. [The bride and groom and the two witnesses merely made their mark. The marks being witnessed by Archibald Shaw. “The Consent of Thomas Mayers Senior and Samuel Garnar was given to the marriage of Thomas Mayers and Hannah Garnar. The said Thomas Mayers and Hannah Garnar being under the age of twentyone years.”

Death of a sonThomas MAYERS
about 1871 (Age 59)
Citation details: 5506/1871 MAYERS THOMAS THOMAS MARIAN PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Elizabeth ‘Lizzie’ CLARK
about 1872 (Age 60)
Address: Wallinghat River
Citation details: 16426/1872 CLARK ELIZABETH ROBERT SUSAN PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Word document
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Saturday 28 May 1898, page 6
Birth of a grandson
#8
Thomas O'BRIEN
about 1872 (Age 60)
Citation details: 16466/1872 O'BRIEN THOMAS PATRICK JANE PORT STEPHENS
Marriage of a childPatrick O'BRIENJane MAYERSView this family
about 1872 (Age 60)
Citation details: 3268/1872 O'BRIEN PATRICK MAYERS JANE PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Margaret ‘Maggie’ CLARK
about 1873 (Age 61)
Citation details: 17446/1873 CLARK MARGARET ROBERT SUSAN PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a grandson
#10
Joseph O'BRIEN
about 1874 (Age 62)
Citation details: 17954/1874 O'BRIEN JOSEPH PATRICK JANE PORT STEPHENS
Marriage of a childJohn MAYERSHannah Letitia GARNERView this family
about 1874 (Age 62)
Citation details: 3675/1874 MAYERS JOHN MAYERS HANNAH PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a grandson
#11
Thomas Joseph ‘Joe’ CLARK
27 July 1875 (Age 63)
Citation details: 18390/1875 CLARK THOMAS JOSEPH ROBERT SUSAN PORT STEPHENS
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Word document
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Catherine O'BRIEN
about 1876 (Age 64)
Citation details: 19034/1876 O'BRIEN CATHERINE PATRICK JANE PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a grandson
#13
Robert CLARK
about 1877 (Age 65)
Citation details: 19371/1877 CLARK ROBERT ROBERT SUSAN PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a granddaughter
#14
Hannah ‘Annie’ CLARK
6 October 1879 (Age 67)
Citation details: 21955/1879 CLARK HANNAH ROBERT SUSAN PORT STEPHENS
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Word document
Birth of a granddaughter
#15
Jane O'BRIEN
about 1879 (Age 67)
Citation details: 21819/1879 O'BRIEN JANE PATRICK JANE PORT STEPHENS
Marriage of a childJoseph MAYERSJane ‘Nurse or Granny’ DE LOREView this family
Type: Religious marriage
2 January 1879 (Age 67)
Address: Presbyterian service
Citation details: 3615/1879 MAYERS JOSEPH DELORE JANE MAITLAND
Publication: Word document
Text:

Marriage: 2 Jan 1879, East Maitland, NSW. [Maitland 1879/3615] Married by the rev James Bonthorne according to the rites of the Presbyterian Church. Witnesses: John Mayers and Annie M.L. Bonthorne. The consent of the Mother, Mary Delore, was given to the marriage of Jane Delore with Joseph Mayers, the said Jane Delore being under the age of twenty-one years.

Publication: Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser; Friday 2 August 1929, page 1
Mayers - Joseph - Obituary
Mayers - Joseph - Obituary

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Birth of a granddaughter
#16
Gertrude Mary MAYERS
about 1880 (Age 68)
Citation details: 22941/1880 MAYERS GERTRUDE MARY JOSEPH JANE PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a grandson
#17
Charles Henry E O'BRIEN
19 May 1881 (Age 69)
Citation details: 15655/1881 O'BRIEN CHARLES HENRY PATRICK JANE STROUD
Citation details: 19 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"Charles Henry O’Brien b 19 May 1881"

Birth of a grandson
#18
Albert CLARKE
about 1882 (Age 70)
Citation details: 18293/1882 CLARKE ALBERT ROBERT SUSAN H WINGHAM
Birth of a grandson
#19
Frederick George O'BRIEN
about 1883 (Age 71)
Citation details: 17890/1883 O'BRIEN FREDERICK GEORGE PATRICK JANE STROUD
Birth of a granddaughter
#20
Jane MAYERS
about 1883 (Age 71)
Citation details: 19764/1883 MAYERS JANE JOSEPH JANE WINGHAM
Birth of a grandson
#21
Frederick CLARK
about 1884 (Age 72)
Citation details: 21571/1884 CLARK FREDERICK ROBERT SUSAN WINGHAM
Birth of a grandson
#22
Unnamed MAYERS
about 1884 (Age 72)
Citation details: 21744/1884 MAYERS UNNAMED JOSEPH JANE WINGHAM
Death of a grandsonUnnamed MAYERS
about 1884 (Age 72)
Citation details: 9940/1884 MAYERS MALE JOSEPH JANE TAREE
Marriage of a grandchildPhilip REYNOLDSMary Ann MAYERSView this family
about 1885 (Age 73)
Citation details: 6576/1885 REYNOLDS PHILIP CLARK MARY A NEWCASTLE
Marriage of a grandchildPhilip REYNOLDSMary Ann MAYERSView this family
about 1885 (Age 73)
Citation details: 6576/1885 REYNOLDS PHILIP CLARK MARY A NEWCASTLE
Birth of a grandson
#23
Robert CLARKE
about 1886 (Age 74)
Citation details: 23206/1886 CLARKE ROBERT ROBERT SUSAN TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#24
Thomas MAYERS
about 1886 (Age 74)
Citation details: 22992/1886 MAYERS THOMAS JOSEPH JANE TAREE
Death of a sonFrederick MAYERS
1 February 1886 (Age 74)
Address: Mr. Wright's mill at North Forster.
Cause: Crushed by mill engine
Citation details: 10307/1886 MAYERS FREDERICK THOMAS MARY A TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: Thursday 11 February 1886, page 2
Mayers - Frederick - Death and Inquest
Mayers - Frederick - Death and Inquest

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Birth of a granddaughter
#25
Mary O'BRIEN
about 1887 (Age 75)
Citation details: 21505/1887 O'BRIEN MARY A PATRICK JANE STROUD
Birth of a granddaughter
#26
Margaret Ellen MAYERS
about 1888 (Age 76)
Citation details: 22043/1888 MAYERS MARGARET E JOSEPH JANE STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#27
Frederick F MAYERS
about 1890 (Age 78)
Citation details: 32935/1890 MAYERS FREDERICK JOSEPH JANE STROUD
Marriage of a grandchildJoseph WILLIAMSMargaret ‘Maggie’ CLARKView this family
30 June 1890 (Age 78)
Address: Clarkson's Crossing
Citation details: 7043/1890 WILLIAMS JOSEPH CLARK MARGARET TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Word document
Marriage of a childGeorge MAYERSElizabeth Ellen MacKAWAYView this family
about 1890 (Age 78)
Citation details: 6908/1890 MAYERS GEORGE MACKAWAY ELIZABETH E STROUD
Death of a grandsonFrederick F MAYERS
about 1890 (Age 78)
Citation details: 12275/1890 MAYERS FREDERICK F JOSEPH JANE STROUD
Birth of a granddaughter
#28
Josephine MAYERS
about 1891 (Age 79)
Citation details: 33409/1891 MAYERS JOSEPHINE JOSEPH JANE STROUD
Birth of a granddaughter
#29
Clara MAYERS
about 1891 (Age 79)
Citation details: 33435/1891 MAYERS CLARA GEORGE ELIZABETH E STROUD
Death of a daughterSusan MAYERS
19 March 1891 (Age 79)
Citation details: 14332/1891 CLARKE SUSAN THOMAS MARY A TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Word document
Publication: Attached to email from Robert on 4 September 2015
Burial of a daughterSusan MAYERS
21 March 1891 (Age 79)
Publication: Word document
Publication: Attached to email from Robert on 4 September 2015
Birth of a grandson
#30
Bertie MAYERS
1 August 1892 (Age 80)
Citation details: 34142/1893 MAYERS BERTIE GEORGE ELIZABETH E STROUD
Text:

Cemetery: Wauchope General Family Name: Mayers Given Names: Bertie Birth Date: 1 Aug 1892 Death Date: 20 Apr 1965

Marriage of a grandchildWilliam James CUNNINGHAMJane CLARKView this family
about 1892 (Age 80)
Citation details: 7163/1892 CUNNINGHAM WILLIAM CLARK JANE TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#31
Victoria MAYERS
about 1894 (Age 82)
Citation details: 32325/1894 MAYERS VICTORIA JOSEPH JANE STROUD
Marriage of a grandchildJohn FIELDElizabeth ‘Lizzie’ CLARKView this family
11 October 1894 (Age 82)
Citation details: 6075/1894  FIELDS JOHN CLARK ELIZABETH PORT MACQUARIE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#32
Pearl MAYERS
about 1895 (Age 83)
Citation details: 36952/1895 MAYERS PEARL JOSEPH JANE STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#33
George MAYERS
about 1895 (Age 83)
Citation details: 17089/1895 MAYERS GEORGE GEORGE ELIZABETH E STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#34
Edward MAYERS
about 1896 (Age 84)
Citation details: 35071/1896 MAYERS EDWARD GEORGE ELIZABETH E TAREE
Death 2 July 1896 (Age 84)
Address: Paddy's Creek
Citation details: 11686/1896 MAYERS THOMAS UNKNOWN UNKNOWN STROUD
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Word document
Probate
Application for probate to be granted
11 September 1896 (2 months after death)
Address: Supreme Court
Executor: John MAYERSson
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: Friday 11 September 1896, page 1
Mayers - Thomas - Application for probate
Mayers - Thomas - Application for probate

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Memorial
Erection of stone monument
October 1897 (14 months after death)
attended and spoke: John MAYERSson
attended and spoke: Hector Archibald McLEANRelationship
attended and spoke: James CROLLRelationship
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: Friday 29 October 1897, page 3
Mayers - Thomas - Memorial erected
Mayers - Thomas - Memorial erected

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Note: This memorial was a stone monument in the form of a obelisk surmounting a pedestal, to the memory of…
Family with parents - View this family
father
himself
Family with Mary Ann PERRY - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 1838Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
daughter
son
son
daughter
son
3 years
son
Frederick MAYERS
Birth: 7 September 1861 49 49Myall Lakes, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1 February 1886Forster, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
William MAYERS
Birth: about 1865 53 53Port Stephens, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1865Port Stephens, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son

BirthThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names page 1742
OccupationDocument - Mayers Clarke Syron
Publication: Word document
ConvictedThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names page 1742
DepartureDocument - Mayers Clarke Syron
Publication: Word document
ConvictThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names page 1742
MusterDocument - Mayers Clarke Syron
Publication: Word document
OccupationDocument - Mayers Clarke Syron
Publication: Word document
Ticket of LeaveTicket of Leave - Mayers - Thomas
Mayers - Thomas - Ticket of Leave
Mayers - Thomas - Ticket of Leave

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MarriageDocument - Mayers Clarke Syron
Publication: Word document
Text:

1838, Raymond Terrace, NSW [Frederick’s birth certificate]

Certificate of FreedomDocument - Mayers Clarke Syron
Publication: Word document
DeathM - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 11686/1896 MAYERS THOMAS UNKNOWN UNKNOWN STROUD
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathDocument - Mayers Clarke Syron
Publication: Word document
ProbateNewspaper - Sydney Morning Herald
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: Friday 11 September 1896, page 1
Mayers - Thomas - Application for probate
Mayers - Thomas - Application for probate

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MemorialNewspaper - Dungog Chronicle : Durham and Gloucester Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: Friday 29 October 1897, page 3
Mayers - Thomas - Memorial erected
Mayers - Thomas - Memorial erected

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NotePerth Dead Persons Society
SourceEmails - Lyn Guerin
Citation details: 17 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"He married(?) Mary Ann Perry"