John FRASER

Male Abt 1823 - 1875  (~ 52 years)


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  • Name John FRASER  [1
    Born Abt 1823  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 8 Feb 1854  Port Philip, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • Arrived as an unassisted passenger on board the "Beulah" aged 32 with wife Elizabeth 31 and child Christina 1. Voyage: Left Gravesend 24 Sep 1853; arrived Port Phillip 8 Feb 1854; 138 days
    Occupation Butcher, farmer  [1
    FamilySearch ID LT6Y-T2J 
    FamilySearch link https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=LT6Y-T2J 
    Died 19 Feb 1875  Castlemaine Hospital, Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Cause: Phthisis (tuberculosis) 
    Buried 20 Feb 1875  Newstead Cemetery, Newstead, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • (Medical):John was admitted to Castlemaine District Hospital on 6 Jan 1874.
      He was 52, a widower, resided at Newstead, born Scotland, occupation labourer, Presbyterian.
      Admitted on the recommendation of Mr McKenzie. [Unless it was an emergency, you generally had to be a subscriber to be admitted to hospital. Mr McKenzie may have been his employer.] [6]
    Person ID I616  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 30 Aug 2017 

    Family Elizabeth ANDERSON,   b. 8 Feb 1824, Knockgranish, Duthil, Invernesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1855, Broadmeadows, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years) 
    Married 23 Jan 1851  Free Church, Grantown, Inverness-Shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    • John Fraser Bridge End, Dava, Parish of Edinkillie and Betty Anderson Knock of Grenash were married 23rd January 1851 by Rev W Fraser F.C. Grantown [7]
    Children 
     1. FRASER,   b. Abt 1851, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Christina FRASER,   b. 24 Sep 1853, Inverness-Shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1924, Melbourne East, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     3. John FRASER,   b. 24 Jan 1855, Glengyle, Tullamarine, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F39  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1823 - Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Jan 1851 - Free Church, Grantown, Inverness-shire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 8 Feb 1854 - Port Philip, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 20 Feb 1875 - Newstead Cemetery, Newstead, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S4] NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages, (http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au), Daughter Christina's marriage certificate 30 Oct 1898.

    2. [S165] Immigration to Victoria 1852-1879, (Melbourne, Public Record Office of Victoria, 1999).

    3. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1854 'SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE.', The Banner (Melbourne, Vic. : 1853 - 1854), 10 February, p. 8, viewed 15 September, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article179811775.

    4. [S570] Victoria: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages - uncertified image of register, (https://online.justice.vic.gov.au), Death certificate, 1875/917.

    5. [S15] Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, (Melbourne, The Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 1998), 1875/917.

    6. [S817] Castlemaine District Hospital Records 1855-1920, John Frazer, fiche 7, row 5, column 4.

    7. [S800] Scotland Old Parochial Records; digital image, (ScotlandsPeople (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk)), O.P.R. Marriages 096/0B 0030 0150 Duthil and Rothiemurchus: 23/01/1851 FRASER, John and ANDERSON, Betty.

    8. [S5] International Genealogical Index [IGI], (FamilySearch), Film  6902630.

    9. [S785] Scotland, Marriages, 1561-1910, (FamilySearch), https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XT5Z-8TB : John Fraser and Betty Anderson, 23 Jan 1851; citing Duthil With Rothiemurchus, Inverness,Scotland, reference ; FHL microfilm 990,665.