Our Origins - the Family Histories of Craig Fullerton and Celine Amoyal
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James Hardie
(ca. 1755-)
Agnes Higgie
(1756-)
John Cowan **
(1754-1814)
Mary Love **
(1754-)
Peter Hardie **
(1785-1841/1851)
Elizabeth Cowan **
(1788-1874)

Margaret Hardie **
(1826-1895)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. George Jones **

Margaret Hardie **

  • Born: 6 Jul 1826, Newarthill, Lanark, Scotland
  • Marriage (1): George Jones ** on 22 Oct 1847 in Newarthill, Lanark, Scotland
  • Died: 1 Jan 1895, Harrietville, Victoria, Australia at age 68
  • Buried: 3 Jan 1895, Harrietville Cemetery, Harrietville, Victoria, Australia

bullet   Cause of her death was Chronic Bronchitis/ 2 yrs.

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bullet  General Notes:

The story of George Jones and Margaret Hardie their ancestry and their descendants is recounted in Craig's book - In the Shadow of Feathertop A History of the Lives and Legacy of George Jones and Margaret Hardie . Now available you can read about it here:
http://craig-fullerton.com/in-the-shadow-of-feathertop/
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Margaret and her first 5 children came to Australia on the Forest Rights in 1863 to join her husband who had come to Australia in 1858. After an arduous 4 month journey on sea, bullock wagon and on foot they were reunited on on a dirt track not far from Harrietville where George had settled.

bullet  Medical Notes:


The informant on her Death Certificate was P. Jones, her son.

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bullet  Noted events in her life were:

She resided at the time of the Census with her family in 1841 in Newarthill, Lanark, Scotland.

She resided at the time of the Census in 1851 in 43 (?) Hamilton Rd, Newarthill, , Lanark, Scotland.

She resided at the time of the Census in 1861 in 86 Clelland Rd, Newarthill, Bothwell, , Lanark, Scotland.

She worked as a Dressmaker at the time of the Census in 1861 in Newarthill, Lanark, Scotland.

She emigrated to Melbourne on the "Forest Rights" embarking on a 140 day journey on 17 Feb 1863.


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Margaret married George Jones **, son of William Jones ** and Margaret Greig **, on 22 Oct 1847 in Newarthill, Lanark, Scotland. (George Jones ** was born on 1 Feb 1825 in Cockenzie, East Lothian, Scotland, christened on 24 Mar 1825 in Cockenzie, East Lothian, Scotland, died on 3 Jan 1899 in Harrietville, Victoria, Australia and was buried on 5 Jan 1899 in Harrietville Cemetery, Harrietville, Victoria, Australia.). The cause of his death was Mitral Disease/ Cardiac Failure of long standing.


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