Jim's Genie Jottings

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

Memorial for John Poulton

John Poulton was born at Broughton, Fernyhalgh, Lancashire on 26 March 1830 and died in Coonamble Hospital at Coonamble NSW on 5 September 1887. His wife Elizabeth Clarkson was literally the girl next door, having been born in Lancashire in 1834. She left her husband around 1870 and disappeared from the records. They had been married in Lancashire on 1 March 1854. He is buried in an unmarked grave within the Old Coonamble Cemetery at Coonamble NSW.