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Alexander Jamieson, George Jamieson, John Jamieson, William Jarman,
Thomas Jarrett, Henry Jasper, Alfred Jay, Thomas Jeanes,


Alexander and Margaret Jamieson

Margt Birmingham aged 18 came as an Assisted Immigrant in Jul 1852 on the London
Alexr Jamieson aged 21, so born c1832, came as an Unassisted Immigrant on 10 Apr 1853 on the Wanderer brig, 173 tons, N Glendon master, from Capr of Good Hope Feb 11, imports 4084 bags flour.
Alexander Jamieson aged 27, so born c1829, came as an Unassisted Immigrant in Dec 1855 on the Beemah, arrived 31 Dec 1855, a ship, 887 tons, Jonathan Pickernell Commander, from Leith 15 Sep, Passengers Cabin Mr and Mrs Lyall with 4 chn and servants, Mr and Mrs Stoddard and 4 chn, and 5 Messrs Easson, Barber, George Peate 18, John Neilson 20, John Lees 40, and 3 in Steerage - other names are Alexander Jamieson 27, Ann Allardce 20, and Mary Allardce 18, David Finlayson 22, Euphemia Gray 22, Juno McFarlane 22, Margaret Paterson 20, and John Watson 36 with Elizabeth 5, George 4 and Gorgina 3. Very extensive list of imports, includes over 6000 bags oats, ending with 1 cow, 1 calf and 9 sheep, an Order.

Alexander Jamieson, a miner born 1829 at Tronafirth Tingwall, Shetland, Scotland, and died 1899 at Nhill, Victoria, wed 1856 #2827 to Margaret Birmingham born Dulbin Ireland 1834 and died 1877 #11996 aged 44, at Pleasant Creek, Victoria.
10 children 1. Ann Jamieson
2. Elizabeth Jamieson 1857 #12393
3. James Jamieson 1859 #8715 wed Louisa Souter
4. William Jamieson 1860 #9173 lived 6 years
5. Margaret Jamieson 1862 #8580
6. Ellen Jamieson 1863 #22315 - 1878 #9437 aged 16
7. Jahann Jamieson 1866 #10387 lived 1 year
8. Alexander Jamieson 1868 #25476
9. Johanna Jamieson 1870 #25388 wed Weir
10. unnamed male 1873 #11693 lived 1 day
3. James Jamieson 1859 #8715 wed 1879 #2248 to Louisa Souter from Staffordshire, and lived at Stawell
14 Children
Birth order
not known
1. Elizabeth Margaret Jamieson 1880 #4276
2. Alexander (Sandy) Jamieson 1881 #12664
3. Andrew Jamieson
4. Elizabeth Jamieson 1885 #13793 lived 6 months
5. William James Jamieson 1888 #24898
6. Arthur James Jamieson 1891 #17334
7. Ethel Jamieson 1897 #22848 - 1898 #9797 lived 1 month
8. Leslie Robert Jamieson 1899 #29985
9. George Robert Jamieson 1901 #22635
10. Florence Jamieson
11. Henry Harold Jamieson
12. Louisa Jamieson
13. May Jamieson
14. Thomas Jamieson
5.2 Alexander Jamieson, son of Louisa Souter and James Jamieson, wed Mary South (dau of Mary Jane Johnston and Arthur Govus South)
8 Children
Birth order
not known
1. Alva Jamieson
2. Cordelia Louisa Jamieson
3. Gladys Leonie Jamieson
4. Ilex Jamieson wed Allan Percival Waddington, son William Percival Raymond Waddington c1910
5. Ivy Isabel Jamieson
6. Keith Alexander Jamieson
7. Neil James Jamieson
8. Viola Victoria Jamieson
9. Johanna Jamieson called Annie, wed 1890 #1231 to Samuel Weir
13 Children
Birth order
not known
1. James Alexander Weir 1891 #5599
2. Samuel Clarence Weir 1892 #25963
3. Lilian May Weir 1894 #14438
4. Ruby Ethel Weir 1895 #23328
5. Eliza Elsie Beatrice Weir 1896 #27300
6. Margaret Ivy Pearl Weir 1898 #4272
7. Ettie Irene Weir 1899 #19755
8. Adam John Weir
9. Robert Andrew Weir
10. Ellen Elizabeth Weir
11. Violet Ann Weir
12. William Vance Weir
13. Evelyn Dorothy Weir died 23 Nov 2010

George Jamieson

George Jamieson from Scotland wed 1870 #4280 to Henrietta Blair Bell
6 children 1. Alexander Jamieson 1871 #16891
2. James Bell Jamieson born 1874
3. Robert Jamieson 1875 #707
4. Margret Smith Jamieson 1876 #21115
5. Catherine Watson Jamieson 1879 #13928
6. Hanrietta Blair Jamieson 1881 #14250
5. Cath Watson Jamieson 1879 - 1910 #14315 aged 31, daughter of Hetta Blair Bell and James Jamison wed c1904 to Edward Thomas Trainor, 3 Children

John Jamieson

John Jamieson wed 1854 #3430 to Isabella Jamieson and lived at Richmond, Pleasant Creek, Yandoit, Ballarat
4 children 1. Elizabeth Jamieson 1855 #4058 - 1860 #6309 lived 5 years
2. William Jamieson 1858 #3595
3. Isabella Jamieson 1866 #5794
4. John Jamieson 1868 #7206
2. William Jamieson 1858 #3595 born in Stawell wed 1887 #845 to Agnes Thomson of Park Hill
1st child 1. John Jamieson 1887 #17168

From on
Tue 27 June 2006 Hi Elizabeth
I see you have done some of the Jamieson's too. My Great Great Grandmother was a Jamieson. Her name was Althea Jamieson and there was Isabella her sister they come to Australia aboard the Boomerang with their Parents John & Isabella. Althea Married William Brien. I got a surprise when I saw your site and you had Jamieson..
Best Wishes

John R Jamieson wed 01 Feb 1849 to Isabella Jane Roberts in Ireland (IGI extracted record)
John Jamieson and Isabella Roberts 1834 - 1885 #9153 aged 51 daughter of Isabella and Richard Roberts died at Linton, came May 1855 on the Boomerang with 3 children, W aged 5, Aldthea 3 and Isabella infant, and lived at Linton after 1866
7 children 1. W Jamieson (aged 5) 1849
2. Aldthea Jamieson aged 3 - 1852
3. Isabella Jamieson infant - 1854
4. Mary Jamieson 1859 - 1931 #15124 aged 72
5. John Jamieson 1864 - 1864 #739 lived 7 weeks
6. Robert Alexander Jamieson 1867 #15975
7. Matilda Jamieson 1871 #24223
2. Alethea Jamieson 1852 - 1884 #14416 aged 32 born in Derry and died at Walhalla, wed 1873 #220 to William Brien from Cork
5 children 1. Mary Brien 1875 #20070
2. Arthur Brien 1877 #12192
3. Alethea Brien 1880 #5555
4. Ellen Brien 1883 #13156
5. William John Brien 1884 #28457
6. Mary Jamieson 1859 - 1931 #15124 aged 72 wed 1875 #3960 to Fred Brown from Cambridgeshire and lived at Linton then at Ballarat, 6 children listed with Carling
Mary Isabella Brown nee Jamieson wed 1892 #3440 to Robert Alexander Carling 1868 #7071 - 1928 #10161 aged 61, another 6 children

William Jarman

William Henry Jarman from London wed 1868 #1509 to Ann Negus Fenton and lived at Carlton
8 Children 1. Alice Louisa Jarman 1869 #10132
2. Lilius Emma Jarman 1871 #10588
3. Emily Harriet Jarman 1874 #17398
4. Edith Eliza Jarman 1877 #7284
5. Henry Edward Jarman 1878 #14277
6. Florence Amelia Jarman 1880 #21002
7. Ethel May Jarman 1883 #22093
8. William Arthur Jarman 1886 #1451
6. Flo Amelia Jarman 1880 - 1961 aged 81, daughter of Anne and William Jarman wed c1909 to Herbert Edward Hingham Burstall, 3 children

Thomas Jarrett

Marriages Jun 1853 - Thomas Jarrett and Charlotte Smith at Clifton Vol 6a page 275. The district Clifton is in the county of Gloucestershire
Thomas Jarrett aged 27 came Aug 1857 on the Talbot with Charlotte Smith aged 30 as Assisted British Immigrants
45 Children 1. Edward Jarrett aged 1, c1856
2. Mary Ann Jarrett 1858 #758
3. Thomas Jarrett 1859 - 1861 #6372 lived 15 months
4. Thomas Jarrett 1863 #9454
5. Joseph Jarrett 1867 #23249
2. Mary Ann Jarrett 1858 #758 wed 1888 #8305 to James Prescott Wellman 1863 #5097

Henry Jasper

Marriages Jun 1863 - Henry Jasper and Mary Anne Sleep at Launceston Vol 5c page 43. The district Launceston spans the boundaries of the counties of Cornwall and Devon
Henry Jasper 20 came Oct 1863 on the Theresa as Assisted British Immigrants with Mary Ann Sleep 21
14 Children 1. Thomas Henry Jasper 1864 - 1918
2. Mary Ann Jasper 1865 - 1868 lived 2 years
3. Alfred Jasper 1867 - 1933, born at Kyneton
4. Mary Jane Jasper 1869 - 1947, born at Heathcote
5. Emily Jasper 1871 - 1947, wed 1898 to Thomas Michael Appleby, died at Bendigo
6. Anna Jasper 1873 wed 1903 to Robert Duncan McBeath
7. John Jasper 1875 - 1941, died at Echuca
8. Samuel Jasper 1876 at Pinegrove
9. Carrie Jasper 1878
10. Edward Jasper 1880
11. Ada Jasper 1882 wed 1913 to Alexander Oliver
12. Arthur Jasper 1884 lived 8 days
13. Richard James Jasper 1885 - 1968, died at Echuca
14. Harry Ernest Jasper 1887
1. Thomas Henry Jasper 1864 - 1918, wed 1886 to Catherine McKay dau of Jessie McAudie and Angus McKay of Scotland
11 Children 1. Jessie Elizabeth Jasper 20 Oct 1887 at Mitaamo wed Brown
2. Arthur Jasper 26 Oct 1889 at Pinegrove
3. Claude Jasper 22 Aug 1891
4. Mary Clarice Jasper 17 Sept 1893 wed Honey
5. Daisy Frances Jasper born at Pinegrove 6 May 1895
6. Annie McKay Jasper 1 Aug 1887
7. Edith Wilhelmena Jasper 4 Oct 1899
8. Thomasina Catherine Jasper 18 Mar 1902
9. Emily Thorn Jasper 4 June 1904
10. Twin Anna Marion Jasper 7 June 1907
11. Twin Hilda Louise Jasper 7 June 1907 - 5 June 1971 wed Bowles
5. Daisy Frances Jasper born at Pinegrove 6 May 1895 wed at Elmore 2 Oct 1923 to Walter Hercules Arnold 10th child born at Arnold's Bridge on 27 Jan 1891 - 17 Oct 1971,
6. Annie McKay Jasper 1 Aug 1887 wed Pasquale Amerena who died 21 Apr 1962
7. Edith Wilhelmena Jasper 4 Oct 1899 wed Thomas Charles Branson who died 15 Sept 1971
8. Thomasina Catherine Jasper 18 Mar 1902 wed Alfred Lawrence Bowland who died 1 May 1970
4. Mary Jane Jasper 1869 - 1947, born at Heathcote wed 1889 to John Augustus Fiedler, died at Bendigo

Alfred Jay

Assisted British Immigrants came April 1857 on the Mount Stuart Elphingston, Alfred Jay aged 24 and Elizabeth Winchester Jay aged 32, and children
Alfred Jay aged 23 came April 1857 on the Mount Stuart Elphingston as Assisted British Immigrants with Elizabeth Winchester 31 and children Mary Ann 7, Alfred 3, James infant
5 Children 1. Mary Ann Jay 7
2. Alfred Jay 3
3. James Jay infant
4. Daniel Winchester Jay 1858 #7798
5. Emily Elizabeth Jay 1860 #9120
1. Mary Ann Elizabeth Jay c1850 wed 1882 #27 to Luke Thomas Grafton Smith 1859 #19301 born at Lucky Woma, and lived at Waterloo, 4 Children to 1888
2. Alfred Jay 1854 - 1898 #8090 aged 43, wed 1883 #365 to Jessie Elizabeth Bostock 1853 - 1923 #1434 aged 70, dau of Kate Elizabeth and James Richard Bostock, born at Adelaide, and lived at Sandhurst, Inglewood, Essendon
6 Children 1. Alfred Bostock Jay 1885 #28611 - 1974 #6850 aged 88
2. Arthur Evelyn Jay 1887 #4107 - 1947 #22941 aged 60
3. Wm Raymond Jay 1889 #3438 - 1973 #1174 aged 84
4. Walt Winchester Jay 1891 #13996 - 1969 #23173 aged 78
5. Ernest Lindsay Jay 1894 #4455 - 1959 #8684 aged 65
6. Jessie Ada Myrtle Jay 1896 #20875
3. James Arthur Jay wed 1884 #6489 to Jessie Watson Mcarthur born at Greenock and lived at Flemington
2 Children 1. Jenie Kilgour Jay 1885 #25474
2. Elizabeth Winchester Jay 1887 #3162
4. Daniel Winchester Jay 1858 #7798 wed 1886 #594 to Annie Walford and lived in Footscray, Mitcham
8 Children 1. James Winchester Jay 1887 #11180
2. Ruby Lilian Jay 1889 #12427
3. Wm Alf Jay 1890 #32738
4. Albt Daniel Jay 1892 #23297
5. Mabel Annie Jay 1894 #31723
6. Amy Hetta Jay 1897 #18365 - 1899 #3000 lived 1 year
7. Doris Hilda Jay 1899 #28518
8. Geo Robt Jay 1901 #21112

Thomas Jeanes

Thomas Jeanes 1853 - 21 Mar 1915, born at Sth Petherton, Somerset, Uk and died at Mildura Vic, son of Dinia Parsons and Robert Jeanes, wed 24 Aug 1874 at Chard, Somerset to Margaret Elizabeth Taylor 1853 - 25 Mar 1935, born in Camberwell, London and died at Mildura The family came to Australia on the Hesperus arriving at Semaphore SA in 1879
William and Mary were born in Somersetshire UK, Robert, James, Thomas, Sydney, Albert and Walter at Hindmarsh, SA, and then Arthur, Myrtle and Lillian at Mildura, Wictoria.
11 children   1. William Henry Jeanes 19 Jul 1875
2. Mary Elizabeth Jeanes 22 Jan 1877 wed 1893 #513 to Charles Albert Lambert born at Moorna Station, NSW,
3. Robert Richard Jeanes 16 Jan 1880
4. James Joseph Jeanes 5 Jan 1882
5. Thomas Elam Jeanes 16 Jan 1884
6. Sydney George 1886
7. Albert Edward Victor Jeanes 26 Dec 1888
8. Walter John Harold Jeanes 26 Apr 1890
9. Arthur Ernest Murray Jeanes 9 Apr 1892
10. Myrtle Margaret May Jeanes 11 Dec 1894
11. Lillian Maude Dinia Jeanes 28 Apr 1897

The Hesperus - arrival reported in The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889), on Tuesday 28 October 1879
Monday, October 17. Hesperus, ship, 1,777 tons, Thos. Rowe Harry, R.N.R., from London August 8, Plymouth August 13. Jos. Stilling and Co, agents. Passengers Dr T. R. Horton, Mrs Horton, and three children, Mr and Mrs Searle and two children, Miss T Fanny, and Bessie Harris, Miss Rischbieth, Miss Light, Mr W.N. Todd. Mr and Mrs Wilkinson, Messrs W. R. Russel, Christensen, Sidney Wright, Chs. Stranton, F. Carpenter, S. Tadbroke, R. Hallett. and W. N. Todd, in the first cabin, Messrs Chs. Martin, J. E. Tinsley, W. Vowles, Geo. Campbell, Geo. Woodman, J. S. Dane. D. Lyall, H. Jenkins, A. G. Brown, Mr and Mrs Dempster and eight children, Mr and Mrs Glastonbury, Misses E. Randall, Annie George, and Madame Oawnini in the second cabin, and twenty in the third

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