Jim's Genie Jottings

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

Person Page 6,134

James Fleming

b. 5 January 1761

Person Exhibits

Logo James Fleming 1761

Detailed biography

For a detailed biography of James Fleming click here.

Family surname

For more information about the Fleming surname click here.

Birth

James Fleming was born on 5 January 1761 at Sandford in Stonehouse.1,2 He was baptized on 7 January 1761.1

Parents

FatherRobert Fleming (b. circa 1730)
MotherJanet Hamilton (b. circa 1730)

Family life

James Fleming and Mary Sinclair were married circa 1780.3,2

Children with Mary Sinclair (b. 24 February 1764)

DaughterJanet Fleming, The Elder (b. 15 February 1782, d. before September 1786)
SonRobert Fleming+ (b. 11 February 1784)
DaughterJanet Fleming, The Younger (b. 22 September 1786, d. before July 1805)
SonPossible son ("Angus") Fleming (b. circa 1787, d. before 1800)
SonJames Fleming+ (b. 31 January 1789, d. 11 July 1828)
SonJohn Fleming+ (b. 27 April 1792)
DaughterIsobel Fleming (b. 18 August 1794)
SonHugh Fleming, The Elder (b. 9 October 1798, d. before 1803)
SonAngus Fleming+ (b. 14 June 1800, d. 30 April 1837)
SonHugh Fleming (b. 22 July 1803)
DaughterJanet Fleming, The Youngest (b. 18 July 1805, d. 7 June 1816)

Residence information

James Fleming lived at Deans in Cambuslang, Lanark, Scotland, on 8 June 1816.4

Working life

  • On 16 February 1782 James Fleming was a private soldier in the foot guards in Blantyre.3

Citations

  1. [S1165] Baptismal Record: James Fleming 1761, Vol Stonehouse, No 656/ 10 106, (7 Jan 1761), General Register Office, Scotland, New Register House Edinburgh
  2. [S1154] "Story: Angus Fleming's origins - by James Michael Fleming", 15 March 2020, James Michael Fleming (4 Currawang Street, Cammeray), to self; Fleming Family History Archive, Sydney.
  3. [S1169] Baptismal Record: Janet Fleeming 1782, No 624/ 10 167, (16 Feb 1782), General Register Office, Scotland, New Register House Edinburgh
  4. [S1179] Burial Record, Janet Fleming, General Register Office of Scotland, Cambuslang 1816 p229.
ReferencesCh Fleming forebears
Ch forebears
Fleming clan
Pedigree Fleming
Last Edited14 March 2020