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descendants of convict Margaret PEDDER

introduction

  • Margaret “Mary” PEDDER (1822-1897) of Saint John, Preston, Lancashire, England, was a convict transported to Van Dieman's Land on the Garland Grove in 1841 after being convicted of stealing a cheese
  • she was the daughter of:
    • James Greaves PEDDER (1797-) of Garstang, Lancashire, England
    • Elizabeth “Betty” WILLIAMSON (1796-) of Pilling, Lancashire, England
  • Margaret appears to have had a habit of absconding whilst a convict with her records indicating 4 such offences plus one for insubordination which resulted im 12 months hard labour, and one for misconduct - the latter resulted in 3 months solitary confinement
  • it appears James PEDDER was the illegitimate son of Margaret PEDDER and John THOMSON, a convict constable
  • Ticket of Leave granted to Margaret on 14 April 1846
  • was refused permission to marry convict Richard Mold as he was already married with wife in England
  • Margaret married John STEWART, a free man, in Sept 1847
  • Certificate of Freedom granted on 22 June 1849
  • she died in 1897 in Westbury, Tasmania
  • she does not appear to be related to Sir John Lewes Pedder (1784-1859) of London who was a judge, politician and the 1st Chief Justice of Van Dieman's Land in 1823, and for whom, Lake Pedder was named.

descendants of James Greaves PEDDER

James Greaves PEDDER (1797-1868) of Garstang, Lancashire, England, d. Preston, Lancashire

  • m. Elizabeth “Betty” WILLIAMSON (1796-) of Pilling, Lancashire, in 1818 in Stalmine, Lancashire, England
  • Thomas PEDDER (1819-)
  • Mary PEDDER (1817-)
  • Margaret PEDDER (1822-1897), convict, aka Mary GREAVES?
    • John THOMSON, a convict constable
    • James Thomas PEDDER (1846-1901) of George Street, Launceston, Tas. d. Westbury, Tas.
      • m. Mary Ann OAKLEY (1853-) of Great Cressingham, Norfolk, England, m. 1870 in Westbury
      • James William PEDDER (1871-) of Westbury, Tas
      • Annie Maria PEDDER (1873-)
      • Elizabeth Jane “Lizzie” PEDDER (1875-)
      • Sarah Ann PEDDER (1877-1963)
      • Malvinie PEDDER (1879-)
      • Amanda Malvina “Minnie” PEDDER (1879-1959)
      • Henry James PEDDER (1881-)
      • Mary Anne PEDDER (1884-)
      • Albert James PEDDER (1886-)
      • Margaret Alice PEDDER (1888-)
        • m. GIBSON
      • Janet Winifred PEDDER (1891-) died in Qld
      • Arthur William PEDDER (1893-1959)
      • James Henry Albert PEDDER (1895-)
    • m. John STEWART (1801-) of Kirkintilloch, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, at Westbury, Tas. in 1847
      • unnamed STEWART (1848) b. Campbell Town, Tasmania
      • John STEWART (1850-)
        • m. Jessie MICHAEL in 1876 in Westbury
        • Alexander STEWART b: 1876 in Westbury, Tas
        • John STEWART b: 1878 in Westbury, Tas
        • William STEWART b: 1883 in Westbury, Tasmaina
        • Colin STEWART b: 1886 in Westbury, Tasmaina
        • Mary STEWART b: 1888 in Frankford, Tasmania
        • Murdock Fraser STEWART b: 1890 in Frankford, Tasmania
        • Charles George Gordon STEWART b: 1893 in Frankford, Tasmania
      • Alice STEWART (1852-)
      • Thomas Henry STEWART (1853-1921)
        • m. Sarah Ann COX (SPICER) (1852-) of Osmington, Dorset, England, in 1873 in Westbury
        • Frank Robert STEWART b: 07 NOV 1894 in Westbury, Tasmania, Australia
        • Fanny Margaret Caroline STEWART b: 27 DEC 1873 in Westbury, Tasmania, Australia
        • Thomas William John SSTEWART b: 16 OCT 1875 in Westbury, Tasmania, Australia
        • William John STEWART b: 05 AUG 1877 in Westbury, Tasmania, Australia
        • Annie Mary Margaret STEWART b: 17 MAY 1879 in Westbury, Tasmania, Australia
        • John Robert Henry STEWART b: 17 AUG 1881 in Westbury, Tasmania, Australia
        • Alice Amelia STEWART b: 09 JUL 1883 in Westbury, Tasmania, Australia
        • Stephen James Henry STEWART (1885-1964) b: 03 JUL 1885 in Westbury, Tasmania, Australia
          • m. Elsie Ann TOUGH (1886-) of Hawthorn, Victoria, in 1908
          • Margaret Elizabeth STEWART b: 16 JAN 1915 in Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
          • George Stephen STEWART b: 07 JUL 1911 in Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria
          • Cyril John Joseph STEWART b: 12 APR 1910
          • John STEWART b: 16 APR 1928 in Camberwell, Melbourne, Victoria
            • m. Estelle Charlotte WESTLAND (1929-) in 1949
          • Sylvia STEWART b: 20 NOV 1922 in Camberwell, Victoria, Australia
          • Dorothy Elsie STEWART b: 1912 in Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria
          • Thomas Walter STEWART b: 1918 in Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria
          • Stephen Ronald “Barney” STEWART b: 1920 in Camberwell, Melbourne, Victoria
        • Mary Elsie STEWART b: 23 DEC 1887 in Westbury, Tasmania, Australia
        • Lilla Margaret STEWART b: 20 JAN 1891 in Westbury, Tasmania, Australia
        • James Leslie STEWART b: 17 AUG 1892 in Westbury, Tasmania, Australia
      • William STEWART (1854-)
      • Frank STEWART (1856-)
      • Margaret Agnes STEWART (1858-)
        • m. John TOUGH (1856-) of Hawthorn, Vic, in 1885
        • Leslie Joseph TOUGH b: 1888 in Hawthorn, Victoria
          • m. Emma BAMBURY (1892-) of Scoresby North, Melbourne, in 1912
          • Lillian Agnes TOUGH b: 1914 in Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria
        • George Bright TOUGH b: 1894 in Hawthorn, Victoria
          • m. Elsie Bertha GRIFFIN b: 1893 in Collingwood, Melbourne, Victoria
          • Gwenyth Margaret TOUGH b: 1917 in Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria
        • John Stewart TOUGH b: 1891 in Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
          • m. Charlotte May Gillet b: 1893 in Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria, in 1912
          • Lucy Gladys TOUGH b: 1913 in Balwyn, Melbourne, Victoria
          • Dulcie Agnes TOUGH b: 1914 in Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria
        • Gladys Margaret TOUGH b: 1897 in Hawthorn, Victoria
        • Elsie Ann TOUGH b: 1886 in Hawthorn, Victoria
          • m. Stephen James Henry STEWART (1885-) in Westbury, Tasmania, Australia in 1908
          • see above under Stephen James Henry STEWART
      • William Henry Tasmania STEWART (1861-)
  • Agnes PEDDER (1825-)
  • Jane PEDDER (1830-)
    • m. Benjamin CARLTON in 1846
    • Elizabeth CARLTON (1847-)
    • Ellen CARLTON(1849-)
    • James CARLTON (1850-)
  • Elizabeth Betsy Greaves PEDDER (1832-)
  • Lyddia PEDDER (1835-)
  • Mary Ann Greaves PEDDER (1837-)
  • James Greaves PEDDER (1840-)
  • m. Mary MORGORDHEY in 1859

sources

photos

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above: Wedding photo of James PEDDER and Mary Ann Oakley in 1870

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above: Mary Anne PEDDER nee OAKLEY

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Above: Sarah and George AYTON with their daughter, Maud HARVEY in the centre.

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The PEDDER sisters

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CORRECTION BY Hazel Blair - the middle sister is Margaret Alice GIBSON nee PEDDER (Hazel Blair's grandmother)

genealogy/pedder_margaret.txt · Last modified: 2016/01/02 22:20 by gary1