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Private John Kingston (c.1820.......)

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  • Born : c1820
  • Where Born : Dublin
  • Occupation : Soldier / Woolcomber
  • Date Arrived :
  • Ship Arrived on :
  • Rank on Discharge : Private
  • Date of Enlistment : 29 June 1845
  • Where Enlisted :
  • Regimental # : 2420
  • Date of Discharge : 31 Mar 1850
  • Where Discharged : Sydney
  • Died : 5 Jan 1882 Wooloomooloo
  • Where Died / Buried : 6 Jan 1882 / Petersham Roman Catholic
  • Parents Names :
  • Spouse's Name : Clarissa CLIFTON
  • Born : 1831
  • Where Born : Quainton Buckinghamshire
  • Occupation : House Servant
  • Date Arrived : 13 Nov 1848
  • Ship Arrived on : " General Hewitt "
  • Died : 6 Dec 1877 Wooloomooloo
  • Where Died / Buried : 7 Dec 1877 Petersham Roman Catholic
  • Date Married : 1 Jun 1851 Sydney
  • Where Married :
  • Spouse 's Parents : Richard CLIFTON & Anne HAINES

  • Descendants
     
    Information kindly supplied by Jan McMaster janmcmaster@optusnet.com.au
    Area Settled :
    Wooloomooloo
    Children :
    1 . Mary Ann (b12.11.1850-d 25.6.1940) married Henry Joseph PERRY 28.1.1873, Rachel Jane b Dec, 1851- bur.22.1.1853),
    2 . Lucy Jane(b 10.6.1853-d ?) married Samuel John PERRY 14.7.1874, Joseph Ambrose (b8.6.1855-bur.
    13.7.1855),
    3 . Clarissa Bridget (b. 1856-d.1931) married Charles SWADLING 22.4.1876,
    4 . Elizah Maralinah (b 9.6.1858-d 1858),
    5 . William Eugene (b 20.6.1859- d 18.8.1938) married Catherine MURPHY 28.7.1891
    6 . James (b 9.6.1860-d 2.3.1939) married Mary Ann MURPHY 27.6.1881.
     
    History & Achievements :
    At some point John KINGSTON changed his name to John Joseph KINGSTON-KIRWAN some of his children used this new surname while others stayed with just KINGSTON.
    John & Clarissa settled in Wooloomooloo where they remained until their deaths.
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    Copyright B & M Chapman (QLD) Australia
    Last revised: September 30, 2007.