M, #865, b. 5 March 1786, d. August 1836
|Father||George Buckley1 b. 23 Jan 1762|
|Mother||Martha Bashlor2,3 b. c 1764|
|Relationship||4th great-grandfather of Keith Graham Bassett|
|Last Edited||13 Dec 2016|
|Baptism*||5 March 1786||Shaw Chapel, Oldham, Lancashire;|
James son of George Buckley and Martha, his wife, Whitfield, Weaver1
|Marriage*||12 August 1805||St John the Baptist, Halifax, West Riding, Yorkshire;|
James Buckley of Crompton in the Parish of Oldham Cotton Spinner and Mary Hitchen of Warley of the Parish of Halifax Spr were married in this Church by Banns this twelfth Day of August in the Year One Thousand Eight Hundred and five
By me Thos Atkinson Clerk in Orders
This Marriage was solemnized between Us
Ja Buckley's mark
Mary Hitchin's mark
in the Presence of
Robt Hargrave;Bride=Mary Hitchen4
|Death of Daughter||5 February 1808||Royton, Lancashire;Principal=Hannah Buckley5|
|Birth of Daughter||1810||Lancashire;Principal=Sarah Buckley6|
|Birth of Daughter||circa 1815||Lancashire;Principal=Mary Buckley7|
|Birth of Daughter||circa 1816||Lancashire;Principal=Elizabeth Buckley7|
|Conviction*||22 January 1817||Lancaster Quarter Sessions, Salford, Lancashire;|
Sentenced to 7 years transportation8
|Transportation*||7 November 1818||"Morley", Port Jackson, NSW, Australia;|
Name: James Buckley
Where Convicted: Lancaster Quarter Sessions
When: 22d January 1817
Term: Seven years
Native place: Lancashire
height: 5 / 5¼
Complexion: dk rud
|Assignment*||17 November 1818||Sydney, NSW, Australia;|
Secretary’s Office Sydney
17th Novemr. 1818.
I herewith transmit you a General List of the Names of 112 Convicts landed from the Transport Ship “Morley”(2nd), Brown Master, of whom 30 are Ordered by His Excellency the Governor for General Distribution among the Settlers within the District where you preside as a Magistrate, and 17 to those to whom His Excellency has already Assigned them and whose Names Appear in the Accompanying List You will please to furnish Me with a List of the Names of the Settlers to whom You Shall Assign any of those Convicts Specifying therein the Names of the Convicts so Assigned.
These Men are now sent forward to Parramatta by Water, and You are to Distribute them according to the said List.
I have the honor to be,
Your Obedt Hble Servt
Signed “J. J. Campbell” Secy
H. W. Arthur Esqre J.P. Parramatta
11. James Buckley
For Mr. Rouse Parramatta10
|Birth of Daughter||27 August 1819||Parramatta, NSW, Australia;Principal=Ann Buckley11|
|Birth of Daughter||7 August 1821||Parramatta, NSW, Australia;Principal=Jane Buckley12|
|Birth of Daughter||2 June 1823||Parramatta, NSW, Australia;Principal=Martha Buckley11|
|Birth of Son||7 May 1825||Parramatta, NSW, Australia;Principal=James Buckley11|
|Cert-Freedom*||16 March 1826||NSW, Australia;|
Name: James Buckley
Year Arrived: 1818
Where Convicted: Lancaster
When Convicted: 22nd January 1817
Term: Seven Years
Native Place: Lancashire
Age: Thirty nine
Height: 5 feet 5 inches
Complexion: Dark Sallow
Date of Certificate: 16 March 1826
|Birth of Son||26 December 1826||Parramatta, NSW, Australia;Principal=William Buckley12|
|News-Arct*||25 April 1827||"The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser", NSW, Australia;|
James Buckley appeared by summons to answer the complaint of constable Brown, for fiddling and dancing, on the night of Good Friday. Reprimanded and discharged.14
|Census 1828*||1828||Parramatta, NSW, Australia;|
James Buckley, 41, FS, Protestant, Morley, 1818, 7, Nailer
Mary Buckley, 40, FS, Protestant, Maria, 1818, 7
George Buckley, 20, CF, Protestant, Maria, 1818,, Nailer
Sarah Buckley, 18, CF, Protestant, Maria, 1818
Ann Buckley, 9, BC, Protestant
Jane Buckley, 7, BC, Protestant
Martha Buckley, 5, BC, Protestant
James Buckley, 3, BC, Protestant
William Buckley, 20m, BC, Protestant
3 cattle and 1 horse;Wife=Mary Buckley, Son=George Buckley, Daughter=Sarah Buckley, Daughter=Ann Buckley, Daughter=Jane Buckley, Daughter=Martha Buckley, Son=James Buckley, Son=William Buckley15
|Death*||August 1836||Parramatta, NSW, Australia16|
|Burial*||23 August 1836||St Johns, Parramatta, NSW, Australia;|
Name: James Buckley
When Buried: 23rd August
Age: 54 years
Quality or Profession: Nailor
By whom the Ceremony was performed: Samuel Marsden16
|Mary Hitchen b. 27 Feb 1786, d. 12 Sep 1855|
- [S1445] Lancashire Online Parish Clerk.
- [S17] Guess.
- [S175] Scott Shaw's Family Tree.
- [S1609] West Yorkshire, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1512-1812, online https://ancestry.com, marriage James Buckley & Mary Hitchen 1805.
- [S1399] IGI batch P014831 - Royton, Lancashire.
- [S1469] 1825 Muster for NSW Australia.
- [S1328] 1825 Muster for NSW, Australia.
- [S1295] Descendants of James Buckley.
- [S1316] Convict Idents.
- [S1233] Colonial Secretary Correspondence, 1788-1825.
- [S1464] Unknown title.
- [S1220] NSW Baptisms 1788-1855.
- [S194] State Records Certificates of Freedom 1823-1869.
- [S1565] Trove digitised newspapers, online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/, The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser, Wednesday, April 25, 1827.
- [S1235] 1828 Census for NSW Australia.
- [S1579] St Johns Parramatta Parish Registers.