F, #328, b. 18 September 1831, d. 25 December 1888
|Relationship||2nd great-grandmother of Keith Graham Bassett|
|Charts||Ancestors of Keith Graham Bassett|
|Last Edited||10 Jan 2018|
|Baptism*||18 September 1831||Kinsale, Cork, Ireland;|
Ellen of Thos Connell & Mary McCarthy3
|Immigration*||29 November 1849||"Lismoyne", Botany Bay, NSW, Australia;Catherine Connell, 17, Farm servant, Kingsale Cork, John & Mary both dead, Roman Catholic, neither read nor write, no relations in colony, good helalth, Kinsale Union|
Ellen Connell, 16, Farm servant, Kingsale Cork, John & Mary both dead, Roman Catholic, neither read nor write, no relations in colony, good health, Kinsale Union;Passenger=Catherine Connell4
|News-Arct*||30 November 1849||"The Sydney Morning Herald", Sydney, NSW, Australia;|
The Lismoyne has made the passage from Plymouth in ninety-eight days, after encountering heavy gales from the eastward from the time she entered Bass' Straits. The immigrants by her comprise three married couples and one boy, also 175 female Irish orphans, the whole of whom have arrived in good health. No deaths have occurred during the voyage, and the ship displays great cleanliness.;Principal=Margaret Simmons5
|Employment*||1850||Immigration Depot, Bathurst, NSW, Australia;|
REPORT ON THE IMMIGRANTS,
By the Ship “Lismoyne”, John Roals Master, which arrived at Sydney from Plymouth on the 29th day of November 1849
Samuel B. Shaw Surgeon Superintendent
Name: Ellen Connell
Calling: House Servant
Single Persons Age: 16
How many days maintained at Public Expense
On board the Ship in Harbour: 5
In Immigration Depot Sydney: 134
By whom Engaged
Address: depot at Bathurst
With or without Rations:
If the Immigrants leave the Port at which they have disembarked, state the place to which they have proceeded, and by what means the Cost of their Journey has been defrayed.
Destination: Bathurst Depot
Journey how defrayed: By Government6
|Marriage*||9 November 1851||Bathurst, NSW, Australia;|
I, John Cunningham do hereby declare that I am a Member of, or hold Communion with the Roman Catholic Church
I, Ellen Connell do hereby declare that I am a Member of, or hold Communion with the Roman Catholic Church
I, Jerome Keating of Bathurst Minister of Bathurst do hereby certify that
John Cunningham of Belleview
and Ellen Connell of Belleview
were joined together in wedlock by me, on the 9th day of November, 1851, at Bathurst
In the presence of
Michael O'Donnel, his mark of Bellview
Catherine Connell, her mark
Ellen Connell, her mark;Groom=John Cunningham7
|Married Name||9 November 1851||Cunningham1|
|Birth of Daughter||6 January 1852||Queen Charlotte's Vale, NSW, Australia;|
Note - Queen Charlotte's Vale is now known as Perthville (12kms from Bathurst);Principal=Margaret Cunningham8
|Death of Daughter||May 1853||Queen Charlotte's Vale, NSW, Australia;Principal=Margaret Cunningham9,10|
|Birth of Son||15 June 1853||Queen Charlotte's Vale, NSW, Australia;|
Note - Queen Charlotte's Vale is now known as Perthville (12kms from Bathurst);Principal=John Cunningham11
|Birth of Daughter||22 February 1855||Caloola (near Bathurst), NSW, Australia;Principal=Margaret Cunningham12|
|Birth of Son||25 June 1857||Caloola (nr Bathurst), NSW, Australia;|
Given names: Unknown (William added after registration)
Date of Birth: 25th June, 1857
Place of Birth: Caloola
Parents of Child
Given names: John
Age: 31 years
Place of birth: County Cork, Ireland
Given names: Ellen
Age: 21 years
Place of birth: born County Cork
Date of marriage: 1851
Place of marriage: Bathurst
Previous children of marriage: John 4, Margaret 2, 1 female deceased
Informant: John Cunningham, Father, (Shepherd) Caloola, County of Bathurst;Principal=William Cunningham13
|Death of Spouse||16 December 1857||Caloola (nr Bathurst), NSW, Australia;|
Name: John Cunninghame
Date of Death: 16/12/1857
Place: Caloola, near Bathurst NSW
Place of Birth: County Cork Ireland
Time in Aust Colonies: 17 years in NSW
Father: William Cunninghame
Occupation: Hat Maker
Mother: Margaret Sullivan
Place of Marriage: Bathurst NSW
Age at Marriage: 26
Name of Spouse: Ellen Connall
Children of Marriage: John 4, Margaret 2, William 5m living, 1 girl dead
Informant: Michl Kent (his mark), Ship mate, farmer, Wardell near Bathurst, certified by George Larna.... (remainder of surname caught in binding), farmer and grazier, tenant, Caloola near Bathurst
Cause of Death: Unspecified
Length of Illness:
Date Last Seen:
Date of Burial: 18/12/1857
Place of Burial: Bathurst
Minister & Religion: J Phelan, Roman Catholic
Undertaker: Kerr and Rae
Witnesses: Michael Kent, Thomas Flood
Registered: 17/12/1857 Bathurst;Principal=John Cunningham14
|Married Name||28 May 1858||Joyce15|
|Marriage*||28 May 1858||St Michael, Bathurst, NSW, Australia;|
Groom: William Joyce
Place of Birth: Ireland
Usual residence: Foster's Valley
Father: John Joyce
Mother: Mary Conaughton
Bride: Ellen Connell
Place of Birth: Ireland
Occupation: House Maid
Usual residence: Peppers Creek
Father: Thomas Connell
Mother: Mary McCarthy
Date of Marriage: 28 May 1858
Place of Marriage: St Michaels Church, Bathurst NSW
Religion: Roman Catholic
Witnesses: Thomas Cullen, Ellen Coffey
Minister: Patrick Donnelly;Groom=William Joyce15
|Birth of Daughter||3 August 1860||Mountain Run (near Bathurst), NSW, Australia;Principal=Mary Anne Joyce16|
|Birth of Son||13 June 1862||Fosters Valley (near Bathurst), NSW, Australia;Principal=Michael Joseph Joyce17|
|Birth of Son||29 April 1864||Rockley, NSW, Australia;Principal=Thomas Joyce18|
|Birth of Son||19 December 1866||Rockley, NSW, Australia;Principal=Patrick Joyce19|
|Birth of Daughter||1 December 1868||Rockley, NSW, Australia;Principal=Honora Joyce20|
|Birth of Daughter||1871||Bathurst, NSW, Australia;Principal=Ellen Joyce21|
|Birth of Son||1873||Bathurst, NSW, Australia;Principal=William Joyce21|
|Birth of Daughter||1875||Bathurst, NSW, Australia;Principal=Bridget Joyce21|
|Death*||25 December 1888||Foster's Valley, NSW, Australia;|
Name: Ellen Joyce
Date of Death: 25/12/1888
Place: Fosters Valley, District of West Macquarie NSW
Place of Birth: Cork, Ireland
Time in Aust Colonies: 46 years in NSW
Father: (Given name unknown) O'Connell
Place of Marriage (1): Bathurst NSW
Age at Marriage (1): 17
Name of Spouse (1): John Cunningham
Children of Marriage (1): 1 girl dead
Place of Marriage (2): Bathurst NSW
Age at Marriage (2): 26
Name of Spouse (2): William Joyce
Children of Marriage (2): Mary 29, Michael 27, Thomas 25, Patrick 22, Honora 20, Ellen 17, William 15, Bridget 13 living, 1 female dead
Informant: Thomas Joyce, son, Fosters Valley
Cause of Death: Cardiac disease
Length of Illness:
Medical Attendant: W H Spencer
Date Last Seen: 4/12/1888
Date of Burial: 26/12/1888
Place of Burial: Rockley
Minister & Religion: Thomas J Walsh, Roman Catholic
Undertaker: George Mendham, acting
Witnesses: Patrick Joyce (his mark), William Johnson
Registered: 2/1/1889 Bathurst14
|Photo*||Irish Faminine Memorial, Hyde Park Barracks, Sydney, NSW, Australia;|
The Irish Famine Memorial commemorates the arrival of over 4,000 single young women (mostly orphans) from the workhouses of Ireland during the Great Famine. Margaret Simmonds and Ellen Connell both arrived on the Lismoyne in 1849. Margaret Simmons is one of the 420 names etched on the glass panels amd can be seen on the lower left.
|John Cunningham b. 3 Oct 1814, d. 16 Dec 1857|
- [S1219] NSW Marriages 1788-1857.
- [S1305] NSW Marriage partial transcription.
- [S1755] Findmypast Ireland Roman Catholic Parish Baptisms, online www.findmypast.com, Ellen Connell 1831.
- [S1298] Immigration Board list.
- [S1565] Trove digitised newspapers, online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/, The Sydney Morning Herald, Friday, November 30, 1849.
- [S1753] Governor's Despatches, Employment & Dispersal Lists 1848-1854.
- [S49] Marriage Certificate, John Cunningham & Ellen Connell.
- [S8] Bathurst Parish Records, baptism Margaret Cunningham 1852.
- [S17] Guess.
- [S8] Bathurst Parish Records, burial Margaret Cunningham 1853.
- [S8] Bathurst Parish Records, baptism John Cunningham 1853.
- [S8] Bathurst Parish Records, baptism Margaret Cunningham 1855.
- [S1304] NSW Birth Certificate.
- [S1294] NSW Death Registration Transcription.
- [S8] Bathurst Parish Records, marriage William Joyce & Ellen Connell.
- [S8] Bathurst Parish Records, Mary Anne Joyce baptism 1860.
- [S8] Bathurst Parish Records, Michael Joseph Joyce baptism 1862.
- [S8] Bathurst Parish Records, Thomas Joyce baptism 1864.
- [S8] Bathurst Parish Records, Patrick Joyce baptism 1867.
- [S8] Bathurst Parish Records, Honora Joyce baptism 1869.
- [S651] NSW BDM Indexes.
- [S1603] Keith Bassett photos.
- [S110] NSW Birth V1852561 69/1852 - Margaret Cunningham.
- [S8] Bathurst Parish Records.
- [S113] NSW Birth V18553018 72/1855 - Margaret Cunningham.