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
    _FSFTID LT6Y-T2J 
    _FSLINK 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 9 Jul 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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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Farm Town Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages, (http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au), Daughter Christina's marriage certificate 30 Oct 1898.
      Father John Fraser, deceased, butcher
      Mother Elizabeth Anderson, deceased

    2. [S165] Immigration to Victoria 1852-1879, (Melbourne, Public Record Office of Victoria, 1999).
      Digger - Immigration to Victoria 1852-79

      Surname: FRASER
      Given Names: MR
      Ship: BEULAH
      Month: FEB
      Year: 1854
      Age: 32
      Code: B
      Fiche: 062
      Page: 001

      Digger - Immigration to Victoria 1852-79

      Surname: FRASER
      Given Names: MRS
      Ship: BEULAH
      Month: FEB
      Year: 1854
      Age: 31
      Code: B
      Fiche: 062
      Page: 001

      Digger - Immigration to Victoria 1852-79

      Surname: FRASER
      Given Names: CHILD WITH
      Ship: BEULAH
      Month: FEB
      Year: 1854
      Age: 1
      Code: B
      Fiche: 062
      Page: 001
      See diary of passenger: http://www.ballaratgenealogy.org.au/art/t_taylor/1853a.htm

    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.
      ARRIVED
      February 8-- Beulah, barque, 678 tons, Michael Raven, Garland from London 29th September, and Portsmouth 11th October, with 10 passengers. James Henty, agent.

      1854 'SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE.', The Banner (Melbourne, Vic. : 1853 - 1854), 10 February, p. 8, viewed 15 September, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article179811775



      See 10 families, including 6 ministers (rev):

      Digger - Immigration to Victoria 1852-79

      Surname: FRASER
      Given Names: MR
      Ship: BEULAH
      Month: FEB
      Year: 1854
      Age: 32
      Code: B
      Fiche: 062
      Page: 001

      Surname: FRASER
      Given Names: MRS
      Ship: BEULAH
      Month: FEB
      Year: 1854
      Age: 31
      Code: B
      Fiche: 062
      Page: 001

      Surname: FRASER
      Given Names: CHILD WITH
      Ship: BEULAH
      Month: FEB
      Year: 1854
      Age: 1
      Code: B
      Fiche: 062
      Page: 001

      Surname: HALL
      Given Names: MR
      Ship: BEULAH
      Month: FEB
      Year: 1854
      Age: 52
      Code: B
      Fiche: 062
      Page: 001

      Surname: HILL
      Given Names: W REVD
      Ship: BEULAH
      Month: FEB
      Year: 1854
      Age: 27
      Code: B
      Fiche: 062
      Page: 001

      Surname: HILL
      Given Names: MRS
      Ship: BEULAH
      Month: FEB
      Year: 1854
      Age: 21
      Code: B
      Fiche: 062
      Page: 001

      Surname: WAUGH
      Given Names: T S REV
      Ship: BEULAH
      Month: FEB
      Year: 1854
      Age: 30
      Code: B
      Fiche: 062
      Page: 001

      Surname: WELLS
      Given Names: W P REV
      Ship: BEULAH
      Month: FEB
      Year: 1854
      Age: 28
      Code: B
      Fiche: 062
      Page: 001

      Surname: TAYLOR
      Given Names: T REV
      Ship: BEULAH
      Month: FEB
      Year: 1854
      Age: 26
      Code: B
      Fiche: 062
      Page: 001

      Surname: AKRILL
      Given Names: C REV
      Ship: BEULAH
      Month: FEB
      Year: 1854
      Age: 23
      Code: B
      Fiche: 062
      Page: 001

      Surname: ALLISTON
      Given Names: T REV
      Ship: BEULAH
      Month: FEB
      Year: 1854
      Age: 22
      Code: B
      Fiche: 062
      Page: 001

      Surname: TIPPIN
      Given Names: J
      Ship: BEULAH
      Month: FEB
      Year: 1854
      Age: 27
      Code: B
      Fiche: 062
      Page: 001

      Surname: CHATFIELD
      Given Names: W
      Ship: BEULAH
      Month: FEB
      Year: 1854
      Age: 25
      Code: B
      Fiche: 062
      Page: 001

      Surname: GARLAND
      Given Names: M R CAPT
      Ship: BEULAH
      Month: FEB
      Year: 1854
      Age:
      Code: B
      Fiche: 062
      Page: 001

      WESLAYAN METHODISTS.-- We observe in the list of passengers by the "Beulah," the names of six Wesleyan Clergymen.

      1854 'LOCAL INTELLIGENCE.', The Banner (Melbourne, Vic. : 1853 - 1854), 10 February, p. 9, viewed 15 September, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article179811754

    4. [S570] Victoria: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages - uncertified image of register, (https://online.justice.vic.gov.au), Death certificate, 1875/917.
      Schedule B
      1875
      Deaths in the District of the Loddon in the Colony of Victoria
      Registered by John Rogers

      7085
      19th February 1875
      Hospital
      Castlemaine borough
      County Talbot

      John Fraser
      occupation: not known

      52 years

      Cause of death:
      Phthisis, 2 years
      Death certified by Thos. McGrath, doctor
      last seen 19th February 1875

      Father and Mother:
      not known

      Informant:
      Hospital Castlemaine
      Thos. McGrath MD

      Deputy Registrar:
      John Rogers
      20th February 1875
      Castlemaine

      Burial:
      20th February 1875
      Newstead Cemetery
      undertaker: H.W. Niebuhr
      Witnesses:
      H.W. Niebuhr
      Andrew Chambers
      W.B. Knipe

      Where born:
      not known

      Married/Children:
      not known

      ______________

      Witness Andrew Chambers was a minister of religion. See below:


      MARRIAGES.
      CHAMBERS--BBRITTINGHAM.-- On November 8th, at the residence of the bride's father, by the Rev. A. R. B. M'Cay, B.A., the Rev. A. Chambers, B.A., Newstead, to Mercy, fourth daughter of J. W. Brittingham, Esq., Green Valley. No cards.

      1875 'Family Notices', Mount Alexander Mail (Vic. : 1854 - 1917), 1 December, p. 2. , viewed 23 Apr 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article1-552919

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

      Surname: FRASER
      Given Names: John
      Event: D
      Spouse Surname/Father: U
      Spouse Gvn Names/Mother: UNKNOWN
      Age: 52
      Sex:
      Birth Place:
      Death Place:
      Year: 1875
      Reg Number: 917
      Denomination:
      Parish:
      Fiche:

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

    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.
      23/01/1851 FRASER, John
      [O.P.R. Marriages 096/0B 0030 0150 Duthil and Rothiemurchus]
      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

    8. [S5] International Genealogical Index [IGI], (FamilySearch), Film  6902630.
      IGI Individual Record FamilySearch™ International Genealogical Index v5.0
        British Isles
      Search Results  | Download | Pedigree

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      JOHN FRASER
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      Marriages:
        Spouse:  BETTY ANDERSON  Family
        Marriage:  23 JAN 1851   Duthil With Rothiemurchus, Inverness, Scotland



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      Extracted marriage record for locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the marriage date.


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      M111324  1818 - 1854  0990665   Film  6902630   Film


      Sheet: 00

    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.
      Name: John Fraser
      Spouse's Name: Betty Anderson
      Event Date:      23 Jan 1851
      Event Place: Duthil With Rothiemurchus,Inverness,Scotland
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M11132-4 , System Origin: Scotland-ODM , GS Film number: 990665
      Scotland, Marriages, 1561-1910

      Citing this Record
      "Scotland, Marriages, 1561-1910," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XT5Z-8TB : accessed 7 June 2015), John Fraser and Betty Anderson, 23 Jan 1851; citing Duthil With Rothiemurchus,Inverness,Scotland, reference ; FHL microfilm 990,665.