John Poulton

(circa 1830 - 1887)

Personal details

Birth

     John was born circa 1830 in Preston, EnglandG.1,2,3

Family surname

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Death

     He died on 5 September 1887 in Coonamble Hospital, Coonamble, AustraliaG. The official cause of death was acute inflammation of both lungs. The informant was S Howard, wardsman.2 There was a funeral for John on 6 September 1887 in Coonamble, AustraliaG. He was buried in the RC cemetery at Coonamble.2

Family life

Marriage

     He married Elizabeth Clarkson on 1 May 1854 in EnglandG.4

Children of John Poulton and Elizabeth Clarkson

Life event details

Migration

Census, occupation and residence information

  • He was employed as a labourer by the Zig Zag Railway.5
  • On 20 February 1860 John Poulton was occupied as a miner.1
  • Circa 1870 John Poulton was occupied as a labourer.6

Resources

Citations

  1. [S135] Poulton family, Fitzjames Passenger List, 20 Feb 1860, 2480.
  2. [S145] Death Certificate for John Poulton, 11006/1884, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 6 Sep 1884.
  3. [S220] Oral History provided by Ena Ruby Murphy to Halvene Therese Kessey, 1983. Fleming Family History Archive held by Jim Fleming.
  4. [S88] Birth Certificate for Alice Clarkson Poulton, 3058/1860, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 30 April 1860.
  5. [S218] Research Report, BDM information, Bruce Fleming, Fleming Family History Archive held by Jim Fleming, A20000101.
  6. [S204] Death Certificate for Alice Clarkson Bowen, 022759/1927, NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 28 Nov 1927.

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John Poulton's descendants