Family Origins

Our ancestors have migrated from Northern Ireland, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, England and Fiji over a period of 88 years between 1838 and 1926, ranging in age from a newborn baby to a man of 63 years. They include:

Two grandparents: Edith Duthie & Jane Montgomery

Nine great grandparents: Sarah Stevenson, John Montgomery, Catherine Rumble, Mary Ann McCallum, William Whitfield, Margaret Fowler, Barclay Alexander Duthie & John Adams

Twenty-six great great grandparents: Jane Kendall, Thomas Holmes, Rebecca Bowden, Thomas Adam, Leah Newland, John Rumble, Margaret Doggart, Hugh Childs, Ann McArthur, John McCallum, Jennett White, John McAllister, Mary Elliott, Archibald Campbell, Louisa Snook, Benjamin Edwards, Catherine Lewis, Edward Scrivener, Mary Ann Pape, Henry Fowler, Jane Brown, Findlay Duthie, Catherine Miller, William Blow, Mary Ann McIntyre & William Adams

Seven great great great grandparents: Elizabeth Godfrey, William Bowden, Thomas Rumble, Ellen Gilmore, Hugh Campbell, Elizabeth Williams, Thomas Lewis, Mary Miller, Samuel Miller & John Blow

Below is a complete list of ancestors.

MIGRANTS & AUSTRALIAN ANCESTORS

FAMILY OF ROBERT ADAMS

ANCESTOR RELATIONSHIP LOCATIONS ARRIVAL
PATERNAL ANCESTORS 1838
William Adams G G Grandfather Ramelton, Donegal, Ireland; Cambewarra, Shoalhaven; Duck Creek, Alstonville; Woodburn 1838
Mary Ann McIntyre G G Grandmother Ramelton, Donegal, Ireland; Cambewarra, Shoalhaven; 1838
John Adams G Grandfather Ramelton, Donegal, Ireland; Cambewarra, Shoalhaven; Duck Creek, Alstonville; Broadwater 1838
Mary Ann Blow G Grandmother Dapto; Cambewarra, Shoalhaven; Duck Creek, Alstonville; Broadwater; Ballina; Paddington
Albert Adams Grandfather Duck Creek, Alstonville; Broadwater; Condong; Nausori, Fiji, Condong; Tweed Heads
Edith Duthie Grandmother Nausori, Fiji, Condong; Tweed Heads 1926
John Adams Father Nausori, Fiji, Condong; Murwillumbah; Tweed Heads 1926
John Blow G G G Grandfather Milltown, County Monaghan, Ireland, Wollongong; Foxground 1838
Samuel Miller G G G Grandfather Leck County Donegal; ‘Spring Hill’ Wollongong 1838
Mary Miller G G G Grandmother Leck County Donegal; ‘Spring Hill’ Wollongong 1838
William Blow G G Grandfather Milltown, County Monaghan, Ireland, Wollongong; ‘Avondale’ Dapto 1838
Catherine Miller G G Grandmother Leck County Donegal; Wollongong; ‘Avondale’ Dapto; Camden 1838
Findlay Duthie G G Grandfather Aberdeen, Scotland; Sunderland, Durham, England; South Melbourne 1853
Jane Brown G G Grandmother Sunderland, Durham, England; South Melbourne 1857
Barclay Alexander Duthie G Grandfather Sunderland, Durham, England; South Melbourne; Nausori, Fiji 1857
Margaret Emma A. Fowler G Grandmother Born at sea off Perth; South Melbourne; Nausori, Fiji 1857
George Pape G G G Grandfather Old Bolingbroke, Lincolnshire, England; London; South Melbourne 1855
Mary Williamson G G G Grandmother Boston, Lincolnshire, England; Horncastle, Lincolnshire; London; South Melbourne 1855
Henry Fowler G G Grandfather Harewood, Yorkshire, England; London; South Melbourne 1857
Mary Ann Pape G G Grandmother Horncastle, Lincolnshire; London; South Melbourne 1857
MATERNAL ANCESTORS
Edward Scrivener G G Grandfather London, England; Sydney; Neutral Bay; Redfern; Macdonaldtown 1849
Catherine Lewis G G Grandmother Llanfwrog, Denbighshire, Wales; Sydney; Neutral Bay 1841
Thomas Lewis G G G Grandfather Llanfwrog, Denbighshire, Wales; Port Macquarie 1841
Elizabeth Williams G G G Grandmother Ruthin, Denbighshire, Wales; Port Macquarie; Sydney 1841
Frederick Scrivener G Grandfather Sydney; Neutral Bay; Gundurimbah; Wyrallah
Charles Scrivener Grandfather Wyrallah; Murwillumbah; Guildford, Summer Hill
Benjamin Edwards G G Grandfather Bradford-on-Avon,Wiltshire, England; Clifton, Bristol; Lynch’s Creek, Kyogle; Gundurimbah 1852
Louisa Snook G G Grandmother Salisbury, Wiltshire, England; Clifton, Bristol; Lynch’s Creek, Kyogle; Gundurimbah 1852
Louisa Edwards G Grandmother Richmond River; Gundurimbah; Wyrallah; Sydney
Grace Campbell Grandmother Bryans Gap, Tenterfield; Murwillumbah
Ethel Scrivener Mother Murwillumbah; Guildford; Bundaberg; Tweed Heads
Hugh Campbell G G G Grandfather Dromore, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland; Glen Lyon; Bryans Gap Tenterfield 1863
Ellen Gilmore G G G Grandmother Dromore, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland; Glen Lyon; Bryans Gap Tenterfield 1863
Archibald Campbell G G Grandfather Dromore, Co. Tyrone, Ireland; Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland; Glen Lyon; Dawson Valley; Tenterfield 1855
Mary Elliott G G Grandmother Co. Tyrone, Ireland; Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland; Glen Lyon; Dawson Valley 1855
Hugh Campbell G Grandfather Glen Lyon; Dawson Valley; Bryans Gap, Tenterfield; Murwillumbah; Guildford
Jeanette McAllister G Grandmother Glen Lyon; Mole Creek, Tenterfield; Bryans Gap, Tenterfield; Murwillumbah; Guildford
John McAllister G G Grandfather Ballymena, County Antrim; Glen Lyon; Mole Creek, Tenterfield 1856
Jennett White G G Grandmother Broughshane, County Antrim; Glen Lyon; Mole Creek, Tenterfield 1856

 

 

FAMILY OF ELIZABETH ADAMS (nee WHITFIELD)

ANCESTOR RELATIONSHIP LOCATIONS ARRIVAL
PATERNAL ANCESTORS
William Whitfield G Grandfather Seaton, Workington, Cumberland, England; Brisbane; Gladstone; Glebe; Hull, Yorkshire, England 1875
Mary Ann McCallum G Grandmother Glasgow, Renfrewshire, Scotland; Sydney; Mittagong; Earlwood 1860
John McCallum G G Grandfather Halfton, Dunoon, Argyllshire; Ardgowan; Rothesay, Isle of Bute; Glasgow; Sydney; Mittagong 1860
Ann McArthur GG Grandmother Luss, Dumbarton, Scotland; Glasgow; Sydney; Mittagong 1860
John Whitfield Grandfather Brisbane; Port Curtis (Gladstone); Glebe; Mittagong; Sydney; Junee; Marrickville; Earlwood
John Edward Whitfield Father Marrickville; War Service; Earlwood; Epping
Ida Childs Grandmother Bathurst; Newtown; Junee; Marrickville; Earlwood
Hugh Childs G G Grandfather Newtownards, Down, Ireland; Brisbane; Sydney; Campbelltown; Douglas Park; Mittagong; Newtown 1849
Margaret Doggart GG Grandmother Newtownards, Co. Down, Ireland; Brisbane; Sydney; Campbelltown; Douglas Park; Mittagong 1849
Edward Childs G Grandfather Brisbane; Sydney; Campbelltown; Mittagong; Penrith; Rydal; Bathurst; Newtown; Marrickville
Thomas Rumble G G G Grandfather Clavering, Essex, England; Newtown; St Peters 1857
John Rumble G G Grandfather Clavering, Essex, England; Liverpool 1857
Leah Newland GG Grandmother Clavering, Essex, England; Liverpool; Redfern; Prospect; Fairfield 1857
Catherine Rumble G Grandmother Clavering, Essex, England; Prospect; Fairfield; Penrith; Rydal; Bathurst; Newtown; Marrickville 1857
MATERNAL ANCESTORS
Thomas Adam G G Grandfather Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland; Bathurst; Lake Macquarie; Newcastle; Raymond Terrace 1838
Rebecca Bowden GG Grandmother Benenden, Kent, England; Sydney; Lake Macquarie; Newcastle; Raymond Terrace 1838
William Bowden G G G Grandfather Benenden, Kent, England; Sydney; Lake Macquarie; Newcastle; Raymond Terrace 1838
Elizabeth Godfrey G G G Grandmother Rolvenden, Kent, England; Sydney 1838
William Adam G Grandfather Newcastle NSW
Emily Holmes G Grandmother Hexham; San Francisco, California USA; Tarro; Newcastle
Thomas Holmes G G Grandfather Stourton Caudle, Dorset, England; Hexham; San Francisco, California USA; Tarro; Newcastle 1838
Jane Kendall GG Grandmother Bishops Caundle, Dorset, England; Hexham; San Francisco, California USA; Tarro; Newcastle 1838
Arthur Adam Grandfather Newcastle NSW; Bathurst; Maitland; Goulburn
Jane Montgomery Grandmother Dundonald, Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland; Hexham; Newcastle; Bathurst; Maitland; Goulburn 1886
John Montgomery G Grandfather Londonderry, Ireland; Hexham; Newcastle 1886
Sarah Stevenson G Grandmother Kilwinning, Dalry & Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland; Hexham; Newcastle 1886
Gladys Adam Mother Maitland NSW; Goulburn; Earlwood, Epping & Marsfield, Sydney