John Campbell

Birth Name Campbell, John 1a 2a
Also Known As Campbell, William 3
Also Known As MacIver, John 4
Gender male
Age at Death 48 years, 11 months, 7 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1828-05-07 Lochcarron, Ross-shire, Scotland Parents listed as Roderick MacIver and Margaret McRae of Janetown at https://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk 1b 4
Residence 1841-06-06 Lochcarron, Ross and Cromarty, Scotland Age: 13. Janetown. 1c
Occupation 1849-01-00 Lochcarron, Ross and Cromarty, Scotland Agricultural Laborer  
Departure 1849-09-21 Plymouth, Devon, England With family on the "Harry Lorrequer."  
Arrival 1849-12-26 Port Adelaide, South Australia, Australia "Harry Lorrequer" 5a
Residence 1854-04-00 Moonee Ponds, Victoria, Australia Per mother's death certificate.  
Property 1857-07-13 Mount Macedon, Victoria, Australia Bought 200 acres of Crown Land. Alexander Campbell's name also on deed. Allotment 18, sec 2, parish of Newham. http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article240911860  
Occupation 1871 West Coast, New Zealand Presumably prospecting. http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article240911915  
Departure 1872-06-19 Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article240911915 2b
Occupation 1872-07-00 Woodend, Victoria, Australia Miner  
Property 1872-07-00 Woodend, Victoria, Australia Owned property with brother Alexander.  
Arrival 1872-07-09 Melbourne, Victoria, Australia "Sea Bird" 2c
Property 1872-07-20 Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia In Castlemaine Court with brother, Alexander Campbell.  
Residence 1872-07-20 Woodend, Victoria, Australia    
Arrival 1872-10-00 Sydney, New South Wales, Australia http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article232565071  
Probate 1877 Coraki, New South Wales, Australia To be verified. http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article223759798  
Death 1877-04-14 Coraki, New South Wales, Australia TO BE VERIFIED. Drowned. Alexander Campbell claimed the estate of this William Campbell, miner, as his cousin. It's likely this person was actually his brother, John Campbell. http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article115376970 3
Burial 1877-04-16 Coraki, New South Wales, Australia To be verified this was actually John Campbell.  

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Roderick Campbellabout 18001854-02-12
Mother Margaret McRae18011854-04-05
    Sister     Isabel MacIver 1821-05-20 before 1849
    Sister     Margaret Campbell 1826-03-10 before 1849
         John Campbell 1828-05-07 1877-04-14
    Brother     Alexander Campbell 1830-12-16 1915-06-26
    Sister     Mary Campbell 1834-10-31 1899-03-22
    Sister     Campbell before 1849

Source References

  1. Ancestry.com: 1841 Scotland Census
      • Page: Parish: Lochcarron; ED: 4; Page: 1; Line: 940; Year: 1841
      • Page: Parish: Lochcarron; ED: 4; Page: 1; Line: 940; Year: 1841
      • Page: Parish: Lochcarron; ED: 4; Page: 1; Line: 940; Year: 1841
  2. Ancestry.com: Victoria, Australia, Assisted and Unassisted Passenger Lists, 1839–1923
      • Page: Series: VPRS 13439; Series Title: Inward Overseas Passenger Lists (New Zealand Ports) [Microfiche Copy of VPRS 947]
      • Page: Series: VPRS 13439; Series Title: Inward Overseas Passenger Lists (New Zealand Ports) [Microfiche Copy of VPRS 947]
      • Page: Series: VPRS 13439; Series Title: Inward Overseas Passenger Lists (New Zealand Ports) [Microfiche Copy of VPRS 947]
  3. Ancestry.com: Australia Death Index, 1787-1985
  4. Ancestry.com: Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950
  5. The South Australian Register
      • Date: 1849-12-29
      • Page: 1849 'SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE.', South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900), 29 December, p. 2
      • Source text:

        SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE.</line><line /><line>ARRIVED.</line><line /><line>Wednesday, December 26.— The ship Harry Lorrequer, Jeffares, master, from London and Plymouth. Passengers— In the cabin — Mr Thos. Gibson, and D. Rock, Surgeon-Superintendent. In the steerage. — From London — Thomas Brookes and wife. Peter Brown wife and two children, John Campbell, Roderick Campbell, Margaret Campbell, Mary Campbell, Alexander Campbell, Peter Campbell, Jane Campbell

      • Citation:

        http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article50246299