Frederick Duncan

#15878, (1819-)
Last Edited15 Apr 2022
Biographical Database of Australia ID:B#10035796601, U#30381157301.
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Frederick was born in 1819 at Glasgow.1 He was a blacksmith in 1841.1

Frederick Duncan emigrated from Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland, on 21 May 1841 on the The "Percy.2' He arrived on 28 August 1841 at Port Jackson, New South Wales.2



He was brought out by the partnership of Gilchrist and Alexander, who were immigration agents and had a storehouse at Bunker's Hill.1,3

He married Sarah Lowe, at St. James' Church of England on Thursday, 16 September 1852 at Sydney. The wedding certificate was also signed by Henry Hugh Hill.4,5 Frederick and Sarah lived in November 1853 at 145 Castlereagh Street, in Sydney.6

Timeline

DateEventPlace
Family
1819BirthGlasgow1
1841Occupation1
1841Emigratn-newGreenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland2
1841Immigratn-newPort Jackson, New South Wales2
Note memo only CR CR1,3
1852MarriageSt. James' Church of England, in Sydney4,5
1853Residence145 Castlereagh Street, in Sydney6

Family

Sarah Lowe

Citations

  1. [S1296] Biographical Database of Australia Biographical Database of Australia, (https://www.bda-online.org.au/) Passenger Entitlement Certificates for persons on Bounty Ships 1838-1841 to Sydney & Port Phillip. For references see full source description page at the link below.
  2. [S1296] Biographical Database of Australia Biographical Database of Australia, (https://www.bda-online.org.au/) Passenger Entitlement Certificates for persons on Bounty Ships 1838-1841
    Frederick Duncan, Gender: M; Arrived per Percy Ship Captain: Peter Hickman; Arrived: 28 Aug 1841; Arrival Status: Free Passenger, at Sydney;, Embarked from: Greenock [RFW SCT] Embarked for Australia: 21 May 1841; Family: N; Marriage Status: Single; Aged: 22 years; Born at Glasgow [LKS SCT]; Education: Reads & Writes; Religion: Protestant; Employment: Blacksmith; Father: John Duncan, Mother: Mary Duncan, Brought out by Messrs Gilchrist & Alexander; Original number: 191; State Records Ref.: 4/4878.
  3. [S590] The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1840 'DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE.', The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842), 27 February, p. 2. , viewed 15 Apr 2022, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article2545363
  4. [S1295] Sydney Parish Registers for St. James, 1832-1856 Frederick Duncan, Marriage Status: Bachelor; Gender: Male; Residence: St James Parish [NSW AUS]; Bride: Sarah Lowe, Marriage Status: Single; Residence: Parish of St James [NSW AUS]; Gender: Female; Married by Licence or Banns: Licence; Married: 16 Sep 1852 By Rev Charles F D Priddle; Husband signed or X mark: signed name; Wife signed or X mark: signed name; Witness: Henry Hill, Residence: Woolloomooloo Street, Sydney [NSW AUS]; Signed or X mark: signed name; Witness: Mary Elizabeth Lovett, Residence: Elizabeth Street, Sydney [NSW AUS]; Signed or X mark: signed name; Registered at church: St James, Religion of church: Church of England; Volume entry number: 791.
  5. [S268] The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1852 'Family Notices', The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954), 21 September, p. 3. , viewed 23 Oct 2021, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article12940162
  6. [S268] The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1853 'Family Notices', The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954), 26 November, p. 7. , viewed 23 Oct 2021, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article12950664