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john cheetham

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Julie Report 21 Jan 2013 10:25

his death certifcate lists no mother or father he married twice in australia had 4 kids with wife number 1 she was margaret saunders from radnorshire in wales also a convict and she was tried for man robbery (LONG explanation to be left for another day) johns second wife was fanny tyrrell from trowbridge she was listed as a cook,

john and fanny are buried in st marks cemetery in Picton NSW and i can send you a photo of the area and the church there are no grave markers for them :-D

If you are a descendant than all i can say now is Howdy Cousin regards julie stratton


malbay Report 5 Nov 2011 10:03



Astra Report 5 Nov 2011 10:01

As his second wife Fanny died in Picton I am assuming that this will be his death. parents listed. Shame.

John Cheetham
Death Date: 1893
Death Place: New South Wales
Registration Year: 1893
Registration Place: Picton, New South Wales
Registration Number: 12391


malbay Report 5 Nov 2011 09:43

hi that is very much him i would say thank all for your help .gosh knows what happen to his parents hay


Astra Report 5 Nov 2011 09:31

New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia, Convict Pardons and Tickets of Leave, 1834-1859

John Cheetham
Arrival Date: 1833
Vessel: Waterloo
Province: New South Wales
Title: Pardons
Year(s): 1850-1859
Place of Conviction: Chester

Different dates on this one. He was sentenced to life.

John Cheetham
Arrival Date: 1833
Vessel: Waterloo
Province: Tasmania
Title: Pardons
Year(s): 1841-1842
Place of Conviction: Chester


Astra Report 5 Nov 2011 09:29

Did they have a daughter

Mary A M Cheetham
Birth Date: 1836
Father's Name: John Cheetham
Mother's Name: Margaret M
Birth Place: New South Wales
Registration Year: 1836
Registration Place: Sydney, New South Wales
Volume Number: V1836317 21


Astra Report 5 Nov 2011 09:23


New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Convicts' Applications to Marry, 1826-1851

John Cheetham
Age: 24
Birth Year: Abt 1812
Spouse: Margt Saunders
Request Status: Granted
Date of Permission/Refusal: 11 Apr 1836

Margt Saunders
Age: 23
Birth Year: Abt 1813
Spouse: John Cheetham
Request Status: Granted
Date of Permission/Refusal: 11 Apr 1836


Dea Report 5 Nov 2011 09:13

Sorry - Can't find TonyOz's thread at the moment as the 'silly search' on here will not work.

I will try again later.

Dea x


Flick Report 5 Nov 2011 09:11

If the record I have accessed is the correct person, he arrived in NSW on 4th Aug 1833, on the ship 'Waterloo'.

If he was definitely born in Cheshire, the place name is almost certainly Stockport.

Did he marry?

If so, was his father's name recorded?

Whe did he die?

How old was he at the time?


Dea Report 5 Nov 2011 08:48

TonyOz has a thread on Convicts I think and he find a lot of info on them.

I will have a look for his thread for you.

Perhaps you could change your title to include 'Convict to Australia' or something similar, then he would notice it ?

Dea x


patchem Report 5 Nov 2011 08:07

Could you check where he came from, as Stockwood is not showing for Cheshire.


malbay Report 5 Nov 2011 07:34

hi i now know john was a convict sent to aust in 1833 on the waterloo ship but little is known of johns parents tha is why i put this on gr thank you


Astra Report 5 Nov 2011 06:57

Did your John Cheetham marry and have children? Can we have some more information please.


John Cheetham
Age: 28
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1813
Gender: Male
Where born: Cheshire, England
Civil parish: Stockport
Hundred: Macclesfield
County/Island: Cheshire
Household Members: Name Age
Thomas Cheetham 73
Mary Cheetham 56
Thomas Cheetham 34
John Cheetham 28
Edwin Cheetham 24
Joseph Cheetham 17
Samuel Cheetham 14

or these?

John Cheetham
Gender: Male
Birth Date: abt 1813
Christening Date: 17 Jul 1813
Christening Place: Stockport, Cheshire, England
Mother's Name: Dorothy Cheetham

John Cheetham
Gender: Male
Birth Date: abt 1814
Christening Date: 11 Mar 1814
Christening Place: Bramhall, Cheshire, England
Mother's Name: Ellen Cheetham


malbay Report 5 Nov 2011 06:05

only that he came from stockwood cheshire


Chris Report 5 Nov 2011 05:45

do you have any more info as a search for "John Cheetham" brings up heaps of them eg John Cheetham
Birth: abt 1811 - Manchester
Residence: 1881 - Manchester, Lancashire, England

John Cheetham
Spouse: Maria Cheetham
Birth: abt 1813 - Stroud, Kent, England
Residence: 1871 - Poplar, London, England

Name: John Cheetham
Birth: abt 1814 - Gawsworth, Cheshire, England
Residence: 1871 - Gawsworth, Cheshire, England



malbay Report 5 Nov 2011 05:37

looking for a person called
john cheetham dob abt 1813 england
can some person try to help please :-)