Jim's Genie Jottings

A history of the Fleming, Jolliffe, Kessey and Murphy families of New South Wales - and their forebears

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Ethelinda Staid

b. 1809, d. 24 May 1880


Ethelinda Staid was born in 1809.1


FatherDavid Staid

Family life

Daniel Press and Ethelinda Staid were married about 1827 in England.2,1

Children with Daniel Press (b. 1790, d. before 24 May 1880)

SonThomas Press (b. after 1827, d. after 24 May 1880)
DaughterSarah Press (b. about 1828)
SonWilliam Press (b. about 1829)
SonFrancis Press (b. about 1831)
DaughterEthelinda Press (b. about 1835)
SonDavid Press+ (b. about 1837, d. 31 August 1918)
SonDaniel Press (b. about 1838)
SonJoseph Press (b. about 1841)
DaughterMary Jane Press (b. about 1843)
SonHenry Press (b. about 1846)

Residence information

Ethelinda Staid and Daniel Press immigrated aboard on 22 November 1849 to in Sydney, NSW, Australia. SS Una||The ship later left Sydney for Bombay2,1,3,4

Working life

  • On 22 November 1849 Ethelinda Staid was a laundress.2


Ethelinda Staid died on 24 May 1880 at age ~71 at near in Orange. disease of the lungs and deopsy1 She was buried on 26 May 1880 in Orange, NSW, Australia. She had 7 sons and 4 daughters; two sons and 1 daughter pre-deceased her1


  1. [S443] Death Certificate, Ethelinda Press, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW, Vol 1880 No 9031.
  2. [S387] Press family entry, Una, Passenger List, 1849; in 4/4915 (Kingswood: Archives Office of NSW), 2460.
  3. [S457] Death Certificate, David Press, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW, Vol 1918 No 12610.
  4. [S386] Una arrival, Sydney Morning Herald, 27 Nov 1849, column 2, front page.
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Last Edited21 August 2018