Damper in a Wok : A Mixed-up Australian Family Tree

John DoranAge: 65 years18191884

Name
John Doran
Given names
John
Surname
Doran

John Dorans

Name
John Dorans
Given names
John
Surname
Dorans
Birth calculated 1819
Immigration before 1849 (Age 30 years)

Note: Sources checked:
Religious marriageEmma KingView this family
30 July 1849 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#1
John James Doran
15 September 1850 (Age 31 years)
Address: Western Rd
Occupation
Labourer
1850 (Age 31 years)

Baptism of a sonJohn James Doran
10 November 1850 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Emma Doran
1854 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Elizabeth Doran
1857 (Age 38 years)

Birth of a daughter
#4
Marion Dorans
26 February 1860 (Age 41 years)
Birth of a son
#5
William Dorans
1862 (Age 43 years)
Note: NSW BDM Index: 11655/1862 DORANS WILLIAM JOHN EMMA PARRAMATTA
Birth of a son
#6
Thomas Dorans
1864 (Age 45 years)
Note: NSW BDM Index: 9576/1864 DORANS THOMAS JOHN EMMA LIVERPOOL
Birth of a daughter
#7
Frances ‘Fanny’ Doran
29 May 1869 (Age 50 years)
Occupation
Farmer
1869 (Age 50 years)

Birth of a grandson
#1
William John Barber
about 1881 (Age 62 years)
Note: NSW BDM Index: 13757/1881 BARBER WILLIAM JOHN WILLIAM JAMES EMMA PARRAMATTA
Birth of a grandson
#2
James Albert Barber
about 1883 (Age 64 years)
Death 8 February 1884 (Age 65 years)
Informant: William Shawson-in-law
Cause of death: Bronchitis
Burial 10 February 1884 (2 days after death)
Address: Denomination Presbyterian Section 3A Grave Number 0001766
Cemetery: Rookwood Independant Cemetery
Doran Family Grave
Doran Family Grave

Note: At 2009, overgrown and the headstone has toppled forward and cannot be read.


Doran_tombstone.jpg
Doran_tombstone.jpg

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Probate 5 March 1884 (26 days after death)

Last change 1 June 201504:49:26

by: Kerry Choy
Family with Emma King - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 30 July 1849Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia
14 months
son
4 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
Marion Dorans
Birth: 26 February 1860 41 28Fairfield, New South Wales
Death: after February 1894
3 years
son
William Dorans
Birth: 1862 43 30Fairfield, New South Wales
Death: 4 July 1928Lidcombe, New South Wales
3 years
son
Thomas Dorans
Birth: 1864 45 32Liverpool, New South Wales
Death: 15 June 1897Western Australia, Australia
5 years
daughter

Immigration
Sources checked: NSW Archives - Convict records -- Early indents have a John Doran (alias Dolan) convicted Dublin 1790. - Immigration records - no good matches -- John Doran immigrated 1841 on "Margaret" is not a match - wife and 3 children - Convict lists: John Doran Arrived 1835 "Lady Mcnaughton" 1837 Muster, Convicted Meath, est birth 1816. (Meath is a long way from Londonderry so this may not be a good fit.) No hit in 1841 NSW Census There is a John Doran listed in the NSW Electoral roll for a number of years between 1845 & 1862 but in the the electorate of Cook. No hit in convict marriages register. Army pay musters: 4 John Dorans noted on garter site. None seemed to have been discharged by 1849. http://www.slq.qld.gov.au/resources/family-history/convicts 1) Title: John Doran, one of 188 convicts transported on the Asiatic, 26 May 1843. Details: Sentence details: Convicted at Sussex, Lewes General Quarter Sessions for a term of 7 years on 14 September 1842. Vessel: Asiatic. Date of Departure: 26 May 1843. Place of Arrival: Van Diemen's Land. Source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 313 (158) 2) Title: John Doran, one of 188 convicts transported on the Asiatic, 26 May 1843. Details: Sentence details: Convicted at Lancaster, Wigan Boro' General Quarter Sessions for a term of 7 years on 26 April 1842. Vessel: Asiatic. Date of Departure: 26 May 1843. Place of Arrival: Van Diemen's Land. Source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 308 3) Title: John Doran, one of 299 convicts transported on the Pestonjee Bomanjee, 06 September 1845. Details: Sentence details: Convicted at Lancaster. Liverpool Boro' Quarter Sessions for a term of 10 years on 12 May 1845. Vessel: Pestonjee Bomanjee. Date of Departure: 06 September 1845. Place of Arrival: Van Diemen's Land. Source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 386 4) Title: John Doran, one of 190 convicts transported on the Guildford, 04 April 1822. Details: Sentence details: Convicted at Middlesex Gaol Delivery for a term of life on 05 December 1821. Vessel: Guildford. Date of Departure: 04 April 1822. Place of Arrival: New South Wales. Source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 162 5) Title: John Fitzgerald, one of 350 convicts transported on the Coromandel, 25 June 1838. Alias(es): Doran Details: Sentence details: Convicted at Central Criminal Court for a term of 15 years on 02 April 1838. Vessel: Coromandel. Date of Departure: 25 June 1838. Place of Arrival: Van Diemen's Land. Source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 283 (143)
Note
Candidate: Index to Certificates of Freedom Surname Firstname Alias Vessel Year CFNo Date Item Reel Remarks Order DORAN John Sir Godfrey Webster 1826 39/1956 1 Nov 1839 4/4353 1004 DORAN John KELLY Guildford 1829 36/0084 15 Feb 1836 4/4331 996 TL 34/745
Note
Entry from Irish National Archive: Match 1 from 'Ireland-Australia transportation database' Lastname: ENNIS Firstname: MATHEW Sex: M Age: 40 Trial place: Co. Kildare Trial date: 25/03/1839 Crime desc: Robbery Sentence: Transportation life Document ref1: TR 3, p 85 Comment1: See also: John Doran/John Muck Lastname: HORAN Firstname: JOHN Alias: Doran, John Sex: M Document ref1: TR 10, p 66
BurialDoran Family GraveDoran Family Grave
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Note: At 2009, overgrown and the headstone has toppled forward and cannot be read.
BurialDoran_tombstone.jpg
Doran_tombstone.jpg
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NoteJohn Doran's willJohn Doran's will
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Note: This is the last will and testament of me
NoteDoran Family GraveDoran Family Grave
Format: image/jpeg
Image dimensions: 764 × 574 pixels
File size: 323 KB
Type: Tombstone
Note: At 2009, overgrown and the headstone has toppled forward and cannot be read.