Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

Donald SHAWAge: 5318041857

Name
Donald SHAW
Given names
Donald
Surname
SHAW
Birth calculated 1804
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Donald Shaw Birth Year: abt 1804 Age: 33 Arrival Date: 13 Dec 1837 Vessel Name: Midlothian

Shaw - Donald - Record arriving on the "Midlothian"
Shaw - Donald - Record arriving on the "Midlothian"

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Note: The immigration record for Donald includes the information that he was 33 years of age at the time of his arrival in Sydney and that he was a native of the Isle of Skye.
Birth of a daughter
#1
Christina SHAW
calculated 1830 (Age 26)

Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Shaw - Ann and children on board the Midlothian
Shaw - Ann and children on board the Midlothian

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Note: The immigration record for Christina includes the information that she was 7 years of age at the time of her arrival in Sydney in 1837.
Birth of a daughter
#2
Mary SHAW
May 1834 (Age 30)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Shaw - Ann and children on board the Midlothian
Shaw - Ann and children on board the Midlothian

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Note: The immigration record includes the information that Mary was 5 years of age at the time of her arrival in Sydney in 1837. This would calculate that she would have been born about 1832.
Emigration August 8, 1837 (Age 33)
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1831 - 1842
Citation details: 14 December 1837, page 2
Mid-Lothian - Report of arrival
Mid-Lothian - Report of arrival

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Note: Departed on board the "Midlothian" from the Isle of Skye with Ann and children, for Australia as "Government Assisted Migrant" Immigrants.
Immigration December 12, 1837 (Age 33)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Shaw - Donald - Record arriving on the "Midlothian"
Shaw - Donald - Record arriving on the "Midlothian"

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Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1831 - 1842
Citation details: 14 December 1837, page 2
Mid-Lothian - Report of arrival
Mid-Lothian - Report of arrival

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Note: Arrived on board the "Midlothian" with Ann and children as Government assisted migrants.
Marriage of a childAlexander McMILLANChristina SHAWView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1853 (Age 49)
Address: Presbyterian Derbie, Hunter District, Maitland, Morpeth, Paterson, Singleton
Citation details: V1853316 81/1853 MCMILLAN ALEXANDER SHAW CHRISTINA PC
Death October 14, 1857 (Age 53)
Cause of death: Drowned
Citation details: 3449/1857 SHAW DONALD ANGUS ANNE MAITLAND
Publication: Sydney Newspaper
Citation details: 21 October 1857, page 3.
Shaw - Donald - Drowned
Shaw - Donald - Drowned

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Inquest
By Dr. Mcartney into death of Donald Shaw
October 18, 1857 (4 days after death)
Publication: Sydney Newspaper
Citation details: 21 October 1857, page 2
Shaw - Donald - Drowned
Shaw - Donald - Drowned

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Family with Ann - View this family
himself
PioneerDonald SHAW
Birth: calculated 1804Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: October 14, 1857Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
wife
daughter
4 years
daughter

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

Name: Donald Shaw Birth Year: abt 1804 Age: 33 Arrival Date: 13 Dec 1837 Vessel Name: Midlothian

Shaw - Donald - Record arriving on the "Midlothian"
Shaw - Donald - Record arriving on the "Midlothian"

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EmigrationNewspaper - The Sydney Herald
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1831 - 1842
Citation details: 14 December 1837, page 2
Mid-Lothian - Report of arrival
Mid-Lothian - Report of arrival

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ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Shaw - Donald - Record arriving on the "Midlothian"
Shaw - Donald - Record arriving on the "Midlothian"

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ImmigrationNewspaper - The Sydney Herald
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1831 - 1842
Citation details: 14 December 1837, page 2
Mid-Lothian - Report of arrival
Mid-Lothian - Report of arrival

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ImmigrationMidlothian - Passenger List
DeathS - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 3449/1857 SHAW DONALD ANGUS ANNE MAITLAND
DeathNewspaper - Empire
Publication: Sydney Newspaper
Citation details: 21 October 1857, page 3.
Shaw - Donald - Drowned
Shaw - Donald - Drowned

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InquestNewspaper - Empire
Publication: Sydney Newspaper
Citation details: 21 October 1857, page 2
Shaw - Donald - Drowned
Shaw - Donald - Drowned

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