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SEXTON John

Male Abt 1811 - 1893  (~ 82 years)


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  • Name SEXTON John 
    Born Abt 1811  Co Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Labourer 
    Died 23 Jul 1893  QLD, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2442  Wood/O'Neill
    Last Modified 1 Mar 2013 

    Father SEXTON James 
    Mother GRIFFIN Ellen 
    Family ID F1782  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family HAMMILL Mary,   b. Abt 1825, Co Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1896, QLD, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married Abt 1851-1853  Co Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Mary notes Innis as the marriage place while John has Killard.
    Children 
     1. SEXTON Mary (Maria),   b. Abt 1853, Co Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1932, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years)
     2. SEXTON Michael,   b. Aug 1854, Co Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1906, QLD, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years)
     3. SEXTON John,   b. Mar 1856, Co Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1889, QLD, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years)
     4. SEXTON Stephen,   b. Mar 1857, Co Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1920, QLD, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years)
     5. SEXTON Ellen,   b. Abt 1859, Co Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1940, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
     6. SEXTON Patrick,   b. 2 Nov 1860, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1939, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     7. SEXTON James,   b. 15 Aug 1862, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1909, QLD, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     8. SEXTON John,   b. 1 Sep 1864, Brisbane, QLD, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1889, QLD, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
     9. SEXTON Francis,   b. 11 Oct 1867, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1868, QLD, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     10. SEXTON Rose Ann,   b. 29 Oct 1870, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1926, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     11. SEXTON Susannah Bridget,   b. 26 Feb 1874, QLD, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1875, QLD, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2015 
    Family ID F1776  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The family arrived on the 25 November 1859 on the Shackmaxon into Moreton Bay. Sponsored by Stephen Hammill. Also lived in Harcourt St.

      John and Mary are buried in Toowong Cemetery.
      Portion 2 Section 101 Grave Number 11/12

      On the electoral rolls in 1864-1865 living as a freeholder in Fortitude Valley.

      On the shipping record, John has a nephew in Moreton Bay while Mary has a brother and 2 cousins - the place is difficult to read.

      See the following link for list of Co Clare freeholders
      http://www.clarelibrary.ie/eolas/coclare/genealogy/freeholders_1821/alphabetical_list_freeholders_s.htm