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WEBB Joseph

Male 1809 - 1861  (52 years)


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  • Name WEBB Joseph 
    Born 16 May 1809  Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Christened 4 Jun 1809
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Woollen cloth merchant (1841 & 1851 census); Soap and candle business in Glebe, Sydney assisted by his borther James. 
    Died 30 Sep 1861  Pyrmont, Sydney, NSW Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1787  Wood/O'Neill
    Last Modified 23 Mar 2013 

    Family SYKES Mary,   b. Abt 1811,   d. 26 Jun 1860, Pyrmont, Sydney, NSW Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Children 
     1. WEBB Joseph Sykes,   b. 5 Jul 1832, Huddersfield, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1896, Timaru, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     2. WEBB Eleanora,   b. 26 May 1834, Huddersfield, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. WEBB Charles William Craven,   b. 1 Mar 1838, Huddersfield, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1889, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     4. WEBB John,   b. 30 Mar 1839, Huddersfield, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1839, Huddersfield, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     5. WEBB James Alfred,   b. 8 Mar 1841, Huddersfield, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1884, Forbes, NSW Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     6. WEBB Mary Ann,   b. 26 May 1842, Huddersfield, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1925, Croyden, South London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     7. WEBB Maria Pierce,   b. 29 Jan 1844, Huddersfield, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1847, Huddersfield, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
     8. WEBB Amelia Albina,   b. 3 Apr 1846, Huddersfield, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1846, Huddersfield, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     9. WEBB Arthur Matthew,   b. 18 Nov 1848, Huddersfield, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1930, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     10. WEBB Herbert John,   b. 2 Jul 1850, Huddersfield, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1928, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Family ID F1304  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Empire (Sydney) Wed 2 October 1861
      WEBB On the 30th September, at his residence, Pyrmont, Joseph Webb, aged 52 years, formerly of Huddersfield, England.

      In the 1841 census, Joseph is aged 30 and was born in Yorkshire, England.
      In the 1851 census, Joseph is now being listed as born about 1810 and living with Mary at 54 Belgrave terrace, Huddersfield. Eleanora is now 16, James A Webb is 10, Mary A Webb is 8, Arthur M Webb is 2 and Alfred Jno. is 8 months.

      Unassisted arrivals
      WEBB Joseph Mr Nimroud P 18 Oct 1855 London 402 Arr date fr SMH

      Name: Mr Joseph Webb Port of Departure: London Port of Arrival: Sydney, New South Wales Voyage Arrival Date: 19 Oct 1855 Vessel Name: Nimroud
      WEBB Mr, Mrs, 2Daus, 4Sons Equestrian P 16 Jul 1848 Plymouth London in SMH
      1855 Waterloo

      1853 director merchant listing for Joseph and Thomas Webb Huddersfield
      1831 The Law advertiser Vol 9
      Thomas Webb, William Swain and Martin Webb, Huddersfield, York, merchants
      1837 Joseph Webb merchant Highfield, Huddersfield
      1839 List of new patents Joseph Webb of Huddersfield for improvements in machinery for raising the pile of woollen and other cloths.

      THE LONDON GAZETTE, AUGUST 8, 1856

      COURT FOR RELIEF OF INSOLVENT DEBTORS.
      Thomas Webb, late of New North-road, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, in lodgings, Traveller for Thomas Rymer Webb and Company, Woollen Cloth Merchant, New-street, Huddersfield aforesaid, theretofore of the same place, Woollen Cloth Merchant, carrying on the said business in New-street, Huddersfield aforesaid, in copartnership with Joseph Webb, under the style or firm of Swain and Webbs, and also at Huddersfield aforesaid, and at Sydney, Melbourne, and Geelong, in Australia, as Woollen Cloth Merchants, General Merchants, Shippers, and Consignees of all kinds of Merchandize, the style or firm abroad being Swain, Webbs, and Company, at Geelong aforesaid, during part of the period in copartnership with the said Joseph Webb and Daniel Parker, under the style or firm of Swain, Webbs, and Parker, and at Sydney aforesaid, in copartnership with the said Joseph Webb and William Hopkinson, under the style or firm of Swain, Webbs, and Company, or Swain, Webbs, and Hppkinson, formerly of Queen-street, Huddersfield afore-said, in the said business, in copartnership with the said Joseph Webb and William Swain, at New-street, Huddersfield aforesaid, under the style or firm of Swain and Webbs, at Melbourne aforesaid as Swain, Webbs, and Company, and at Sydney aforesaid, in copartnership with the said Joseph Webb, William Swain, and William Hopkinson, under the style or firm of Swain, Webbs, and Company, or Swain, Webbs, and Hopkinson.