James Berry1

#54058, b. 1832, d. 22 February 1898
  • Father: James Berry b. b 1810, d. b 1861
  • Mother: Susannah May b. c 1806

Individual's Timeline

Christening13 March 1831James Berry2
Birth1832James Berry
Marriage1861James Berry3
Marriage of Son26 December 1883John James Berry4,5
Marriage of Son1885James Berry6
Marriage of Daughter1888Frances Amelia Berry7
Death22 February 1898James Berry8,9

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

Census details

  • In the census taken on the night of 6th June 1841 James was included in the household of Susannah May in R To Bone Hill, Northam, Devon, England along with John Berry. He was aged 9 years.
  • In 1851 in Northam James Berry was included in the household of Charlotte LABBETT, his widowed Aunt and her children. Charlotte was most likely named MAY at birth. Her brother who is also in the house is named as Philip MAY, a widowed 32 years old sailor.11

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: May be the James BERRY who came from Liverpool to Melbourne in 1854. He was of the right age (22), but was said to be from Scotland. There is more than 1 James BERRY of the same age in Australia.12

Children of James Berry and Selina Frances Wilkins

Citations

  1. Mark Pierson, "eMail from Jenny Plowes," e-mail to Shirley Elrick, various, Selina married James Berry in 1861.
  2. International Genealogical Index (IGI), Name:     James Berry
    Gender:     Male
    Christening Date:     13 Mar 1831
    Christening Place:     NORTHAM,DEVON,ENGLAND
    Birth Date:     
    Birthplace:     
    Death Date:     
    Name Note:     
    Race:     
    Father's Name:     James Berry
    Father's Birthplace:     
    Father's Age:     
    Mother's Name:     Susanna
    Mother's Birthplace:     
    Mother's Age:     
    Indexing Project (Batch) Number:     C05190-1
    System Origin:     England-ODM
    GS Film number:     917204
    Reference ID:     



    Citing this Record:
    "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N57C-Y8S : accessed 04 Jul 2014), James Berry, 13 Mar 1831; citing NORTHAM,DEVON,ENGLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 917204.
  3. DB - NSW BDM on line, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory, 150/1861      BERRY      JAMES      WILKINS      SELINA      SYDNEY.
  4. DB - NSW BDM on line, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory, 3237/1884      BERRY      JOHN J      WILD      JESTRIA      WATERLOO.
  5. Trove Digitised Newspapers, Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 2 February 1884 p 41 Family Notices.
  6. DB - NSW BDM on line, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory, 1588/1885      BERRY      JAMES      WARD      JANE      SYDNEY.
  7. DB - NSW BDM on line, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory, 1858/1888      EVANS      THOMAS      BERRY      AMELIA F      SYDNEY.
  8. Trove Digitised Newspapers, BERRY, February 22. at his residence, Mitchell-road, Alexandria, James Berry, sen., beloved husband of Selina Frances Berry, aged 66 years, native of Devonshire. At rest. Home and Hobart papers please copy.
  9. DB - NSW BDM on line, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory, 3673/1898      BERRY      JAMES      JAMES      SUSANNAH      WATERLOO.
  10. Trove Digitised Newspapers, Evening News – 10 August 1892
    WILKINS – In fond and loving memory of my dear father, John H. Wilkins, who departed this life August 6, 1875. Inserted by his loving and only daughter, Mrs James Berry, Hobart Cottage, 9 Union Street, Waterloo. Hobart papers please copy. (passed on from Jenny PLOWES).
  11. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      James
    Last name      Berry
    Relationship      Nephew
    Marital status      Unmarried
    Gender      Male
    Age      20
    Birth year      1831
    Occupation      Mariner
    Birth place      England
    Birth town      Northam
    Birth town as transcribed      Northam
    Birth county      Devon
    Birth county as transcribed      Devonshire
    House name      Northern Cottage
    Street      Underway
    Town      -
    Parish      Northam
    City      -
    County      Devon
    Hamlet      -
    Parliamentary borough      -
    Municipal ward      -
    Registration district      Bideford
    Archive reference      HO107
    Piece number      1895
    Folio      274
    Page      9
    Record set      1851 England, Wales & Scotland Census
    Category      Census, land & surveys
    Subcategory      Census
    Collections from      Great Britain.
  12. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      James
    Last name      Berry
    Age      22
    Birth year      1832
    Nationality      Scotch
    Departure port      Liverpool
    Arrival year      1854
    Arrival month      Dec
    Arrival port      Melbourne
    Ship name      James McHenry
    State      Victoria
    Record set      Victoria inward passenger lists 1839-1923
    Category      Travel & migration
    Subcategory      Passenger lists
    Collections from      Australasia.
  13. DB - NSW BDM on line, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory, various.