Jane Atkinson1,2

#2197, b. before 1814, d. 1859

Individual's Timeline

Birthbefore 1814Jane Atkinson1
Marriage22 December 1833Jane Atkinson1,3
EmigratAU1834Jane Atkinson4
Death1859Jane Atkinson4

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Married Name: Her married name was Wright.1
  • EmigratAU: Jane Atkinson and John Wright emigrated to Australia in 1834 in ship 'Edward" from England.4
Some aspects of Jane Atkinson's life. John & Jane Wright arrived in Hobart on 4 September 1834 on the 406 ton bark "Edward" which had sailed from Woolwich on 5 May 1834.

Their first child, Edward was born at sea. John was a builder and about 1839 purchased an allotment on the corner of Sloane & Colville Streets, Battery Point. He built two houses here which remained in the family until about 1930.

Jane died in 1859 and John died at his residence in Battery Point in August 1863. Both are buried in St David's Church of England Cemetery, Hobart.

Locus Operandi

  • 18141
  • 18594

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: first families 2001 Details
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    First Family Member Details
    Family Stories
    Descendants


    First Family Member Details Surname: WRIGHT
    Given Name(s): John

    Occupation(s): Builder

    Birth Details
    Birth Country: England


    Death Details
    Death Town: Hobart
    Death State/Territory: Tasmania
    Death Country: Australia
    Death Date: 1863

    Immigration Details
    Air/Port Landed: Hobart
    Ship/Plane: Edward
    Year Arrived: 1834
    Surname: ATKINSON
    Given Name(s): Jane

    Occupation(s): Home Duties

    Birth Details
    Birth Country: England


    Death Details
    Death Town: Hobart
    Death State/Territory: Tasmania
    Death Country: Australia
    Death Date: 1859

    Immigration Details
    Air/Port Landed: Hobart
    Ship/Plane: Edward
    Year Arrived: 1834


    Family Stories

    Life in Australia:

    John & Jane Wright arrived in Hobart on 4 September 1834 on the 406 ton bark "Edward" which had sailed from Woolwich on 5 May 1834. Their first child, Edward was born at sea. John was a builder and about 1839 purchased an allotment on the corner of Sloane & Colville Streets, Battery Point. He built two houses here which remained in the family until about 1930.

    Jane died in 1859 and John died at his residence in Battery Point in August 1863. Both are buried in St David's Church of England Cemetery, Hobart.

    Descendants


    Children
    WRIGHT, Edward 1 WRIGHT, Jane 2 WRIGHT, Martha Elizabeth 3

    CLINCH, Anne 4 WRIGHT, John 5 WRIGHT, Mary 6

    WRIGHT, John 7


    Grandchildren

    WRIGHT, Amelia 1 NO ISSUE, 2 NO ISSUE, 3

    NO ISSUE, 5 NO ISSUE, 6 BEATON, Eva Maud 7

    CROSS, Emily Mary Jane 7 KROME, Violet Olive 7 SCHWEDE, Annie May Louise 7

    WRIGHT, Ada Mary Charlotte 7 WRIGHT, George Thomas 7 WRIGHT, Harry Edward 7

    WRIGHT, Hepburn William 7 WRIGHT, Joseph James Charles 7 WRIGHT, Maurice John 7



    Great Grandchildren

    BOURNE, Louisa May Charlotte ABLE, Eva Lottie 7 BEATON, Clive William 7

    BEATON, John Ray 7 BURROWS, Jessie Mitchell 7 COOK, Jessie Thelma 7

    DAY, Dora Olive Ruby 7 HARDING, Violet Ivy 7 KROME, Eric James 7

    KROME, Henry 7 KROME, Percy James 7 MAGEE, Valarie Grace 7

    POTTER, Olive Lena Charlotte 7 SCHWEDE, Archibald Harold 7 SCHWEDE, Edward William 7

    SCHWEDE, Phyllis Florence Lillian 7 SCHWEDE, Sydney Tasman 7 WRIGHT, Bowen Denley 7

    WRIGHT, Denley 7 WRIGHT, Doris Marion 7 WRIGHT, Eileen Olive 7

    WRIGHT, Eva 7 WRIGHT, Harold 7 WRIGHT, Joseph Galer 7

    WRIGHT, Ruby Elizabeth 7 WRIGHT, Sydney Tasman Edward 7 WRIGHT, William Victor 7



    NB: Superscript behind each descendant name represents the lineage number of that descendant.
    This family information was last updated by JOAN SCHWEDE on the 15 September, 1999..

Children of Jane Atkinson and John Wright

  • William Edward Wright1 b. 16 Jun 1834, d. 22 Apr 1896
  • Jane Wright5 b. 23 Apr 1836
  • Martha Elizabeth Wright6 b. 12 Sep 1837, d. 8 Feb 1841
  • Anne Wright7 b. 24 Dec 1838, d. 2 Sep 1894
  • Mary Wright8 b. 14 Oct 1840
  • John Wright9 b. 20 Oct 1843

Citations

  1. Conclusion of, Shirley.
  2. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905.
  3. International Genealogical Index (IGI), M047931 1831-1833 0598185 Film NONE
    M047931 1833-1834 0598186 Film NONE.
  4. First Families 2001, online http://www.firstfamilies2001.net.au
  5. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1836/6772.
  6. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1837/7621.
  7. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1838/10.
  8. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1840/895.
  9. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1843/1826.