John Waddy

M, #29481, b. circa 1819, d. in the 1830s
FatherSergeant George Waddy b. 1787, d. 1824
MotherJane Cuthbert b. 1789

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Birthcirca 1819John Waddy was born circa 1819 at Parramatta, NSW, AustraliaG.
He was the son of Sergeant George Waddy and Jane Cuthbert.
Deathin the 1830sJohn Waddy died in the 1830s at New ZealandG; Family history relates that during the 1830s John was on a ship that went to New Zealand. Although warned by the Captain to keep away from the shore, the men in the ship's boat, including John, were attacked by Maoris and massacred.1

Voyages

DateDetails
19 January 1826John Waddy was a passenger aboard The Ship Lady Rowena which sailed from Cork, IrelandG, on Thursday, 19 January 1826 and arrived in Sydney, NSW on 17 May 1826. the Master was Boum Russell.

The Sydney Gazette of 20 May 1826, page 2, reports the arrival:
On Wednesday Morning (17th) the Lady Rowena, Captain Russell, arrived from Ireland with 100 female prisoners, and 13 children; and 2 free women and 4 children; besides Mrs Waddy, widow of Sgt Waddy, of the 48th Rgt as a passenger. She left Cork on the 19th January, having sailed from the Thames in December, at which time several vessels were on the eve of departing for these colonies.

Other Details

LabelDateDetails
Article1828John Waddy attended the Naval and Mercantile Academy run by Captain Beveridge. The Sydney Gazette, 7th January 1828 page 2, reported on the examining of the pupils by several gentlemen, including Rev. Mansfield, and on the Speech Day when 13 pupils gave addresses of a moralistic tone. John Waddy's was titled Moral Verses. The report also stated that the school was recognised not only for its good teaching but also its aim to guard the students against the contamination of immorality and irreligion.
Last Edited7 Jul 2006

Citations

  1. [S613] Janet Denne, "Charles Shelley Mandfield's Family," e-mail to Robert Mote, June 2006.

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Baby Jane Waddy

F, #29482, b. 1822, d. 1824
FatherSergeant George Waddy b. 1787, d. 1824
MotherJane Cuthbert b. 1789

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Birth1822Baby Jane Waddy was born in 1822 at Hobart, TAS, AustraliaG.1
She was the daughter of Sergeant George Waddy and Jane Cuthbert.
Death1824Baby Jane Waddy died in 1824 at Madras, IndiaG.2

Other Details

LabelDateDetails
End-LineBaby Jane Waddy has no known descendants.
Last Edited8 Aug 2000

Citations

  1. [S148] Jean Caswell Benson, A Wide Spectrum, page 24.
  2. [S148] Jean Caswell Benson, A Wide Spectrum.

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