John PRIEST

John PRIEST

Male 1833 - 1897  (63 years)

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  • Name John PRIEST 
    • The Biographical Index of South Australia contains the following entry for John :

      Parents were George and France. Born in 1834, at Grantham, Lin. England. Died 5 April 1897, at North Adelaide. He is buried at Walkerville Cemetery. He arrived at Pt Adelaide in 1851, aboard the "OMEGA". His occupations were bricklayer, builder and mason. His residences were at North Adelaide and Adelaide. He married Fanny, who was born in about 1834, and died on 7 June 1895. Their children were Annie E Stuttley (1856 - 1916), Mary Elizabeth ( - 1860), and Martha Sarah Timmins (1867 - 1958).

    Born 1 Sep 1833  Grantham, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 6 Sep 1833  Grantham, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1841  Blue Gate, Grantham, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1851  Wharf Rd, Spittlegate, Grantham, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Emmigration 5 Apr 1851  Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Immigration 28 Jul 1851  Port Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Ship 'Omega'. 
    Died 3 Apr 1897  Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried 5 Apr 1897  Cemetery, Walkerville, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Newspaper Report:
      Mr. John Priest, a colonist of 45 years, died at Angas street, Adelaide, on Saturday last, at the age of 63 years. The funeral took place at the Walkerville Cemetery on Monday afternoon and was largely attended. Amongst those present were Mrs. J. S. P. Stutley, Mrs. Alfred Martin, Mrs. John Symons, Mrs. W. H. Timmins, Misses F. L. and A. C Priest, Messrs. W. E. and H. W. Priest (children of deceased), Mrs. Thomas Michell (sister), Messrs. G. and C. W. Priest (brothers), Messrs. W. and J. Musson, G. W. Priest, Mr. and Mrs. C. Priest, Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Priest, Messrs. C. W. Priest, jun., G. F. Michell, J. R., C., J. P., and H. Musson, Mr. and Mrs. J. Rann, Mrs. Schilling, Messrs. A. and E. Langsford, W. and C. Jacka, J. Hill, W. Maley, F. Leak, J. Wilson, C. Webb, J. N. Cayley, F. Fairweather, M. H. Madge, G. Cheesman, T. Trewenack, S. Rossiter, E. Runge, J. Duckmanton, and W. Gurr, Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Blakely, Messrs. C. H., W. H., and A. Martin, V. A. Wordie, J. Treglohan, T. J. Poole, S. J. Mase, F. Dau, J. Wedlock, F. W. Wood, H. B. Middleton, A. McDougall, A. C. Knabe, J. Jarman, Rev. Thomas Lloyd, Mrs. E. Wedlock, Mrs. Mitchell, Mrs. E. J. Mitton, Mr. D. A. Solomon, Messrs. J. Watkins, W. H. Lawton, and C. Dyer, Mr. and Mrs. F. Turner, Mr. and Mrs. J. Burns, Mr. W. Gower, Messrs. E. Warhurst, J. Wark, J. Thomson, and H. W. Langsford (secretary) representing the Builders and Contractors' Association. The Rev. R. S. Casely officiated at the grave, and many floral offerings were placed on the coffin. The funeral arrangements were carried out by Messrs. Pengelley and Knabe.
      Source: The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA: 1889-1931) Tuesday 6 April 1897 p6 Article (Trove 25 April 2019).
    Person ID I509  Squire
    Last Modified 15 Jun 2019 

    Father George PRIEST,   b. 18 Jun 1803, Grantham, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1889, North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Frances LEE,   b. 1798, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1893, North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 27 Jul 1824  Grantham, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F160  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frances MUSSON,   b. 29 Mar 1834, Grantham, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1895, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 1 Mar 1855  Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
    +1. Anne Emma PRIEST,   b. 23 May 1856, North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1918, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     2. Mary Elizabeth PRIEST,   b. 2 Jul 1858, North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1860, North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +3. Elizabeth PRIEST,   b. 16 Jun 1860, North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1906, South Yarra, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
    +4. Emily Fanny PRIEST,   b. 11 Oct 1862, North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1935, Rose Park, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +5. Mary Amelia PRIEST,   b. 25 Feb 1865, North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1919, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    +6. Martha Sarah PRIEST,   b. 5 Jun 1867, North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1958, Payneham, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    +7. William Edmund PRIEST,   b. 30 Oct 1870, North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1918, Eastwood, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
    +8. Florence Louisa PRIEST,   b. 4 Nov 1872, North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1938, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     9. John George PRIEST,   b. 18 Aug 1876, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1877, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     10. Adelaide Christina PRIEST,   b. 8 Sep 1878, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1950, Wayville, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 18 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F235  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Sep 1833 - Grantham, Lincolnshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 6 Sep 1833 - Grantham, Lincolnshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1841 - Blue Gate, Grantham, Lincolnshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmmigration - 5 Apr 1851 - Liverpool, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - Ship 'Omega'. - 28 Jul 1851 - Port Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Mar 1855 - Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Apr 1897 - Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S30] Births UK Parish, 12 Apr 2018.
      On 6 September 1833, at Grantham, John PRIEST, male. Baptised by Rev H W CRICK.
      Father George PRIEST, mason.
      Mother Francis.
      Transcribed from a baptism index (Findmypast on-line record).

    2. [S3] 1841 Census, 15 May 2017.
      George PRIEST, male, age 35 years, born 1806, birthplace Lincolnshire.
      Frances PRIEST, female, age 35 years, born 1806, birthplace Lincolnshire.
      Frances PRIEST, female, age 15 years, born 1826, birthplace Lincolnshire.
      George PRIEST, male, age 13 years, born 1828, birthplace Lincolnshire.
      James PRIEST, male, age 11 years, born 1830, birthplace Lincolnshire.
      John PRIEST, male, age 7 years, born 1834, birthplace Lincolnshire.
      Charles PRIEST, male, age 2 years, born 1839, birthplace Lincolnshire.
      Transcribed from a census record (Findmypast).

    3. [S10] 1851 Census (Findmypast website), 16 May 2017.
      George PRIEST, head, married, male, age 47 years, born 1804, bricklayer, birthplace Grantham.
      Frances PRIEST, wife, married, female, age 47 years, born 1804, birthplace Grantham.
      John PRIEST, son, unmarried, male, age 17 years, born 1834, at home, birthplace Grantham.
      Charles PRIEST, son, unmarried, male, age 12 years, born 1839, at home, birthplace Grantham.
      Emma PRIEST, daughter, unmarried, female, age 7 years, born 1844, at home, birthplace Grantham.
      Richard MUSSON, son-in-law, married, male, age 22 years, born 1829, Boatman, birthplace Grantham.
      Frances MUSSON, son-in-law's wife, married, female, age 26 years, born 1825, birthplace Grantham.
      Transcribed from a census record (Findmypast).

    4. [S12] Deaths South Australian Civil, 18 Mar 2019.
      On 3 April 1897, at Adelaide, John PRIEST, male, age 63 years, widower. Residence Adelaide.
      Transcribed from a death index (Genealogy SA on-line record).

    5. [S31] UK Parish Mariages, 15 May 2017.
      Married on 27 July 1824, at Grantham St Wulfram, Lincolnshire.
      Groom George PRIEST.
      Bride Frances LEE.
      Transcribed from the parish record (Findmypast).

    6. [S13] Marriage South Australia Civil, 12 Apr 2018.
      On 1 March 1855, at Trinity Church, Adelaide.
      Groom John PRIEST, age 21 years, single.
      Bride Fanny MUSSON, age 20 years.
      Transcribed from a marriage index (Genealogy SA on-line record).