Sharon's Family History

The Genealogy of the Wilton, Brimson, Munro and Forward Families

John SAMPSON

Male 1808 - 1885  (~ 76 years)


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  • Name John SAMPSON 
    Born Dec 1808  Cornwall, Eng Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 4 Dec 1808  St Hillary, Cornwall Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Dec 1885  Burra, , South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I945  Sharon's Family History
    Last Modified 9 May 2017 

    Father John SAMPSON,   c. 1 Dec 1786, Perranuthnoe, , Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Grace GUNDRY,   c. 19 Oct 1783, St Hillary, Cornwall Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 9 Jun 1800  St Hillary, Cornwall Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F235  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne BRANWELL,   b. 10 Mar 1811, St Buryan Penzance Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1886, Burra, , South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 9 Jul 1831  Perranuthnoe, , Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John SAMPSON,   b. 17 Dec 1831, Perranuthnoe, , Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1910  (Age 78 years)
     2. James SAMPSON,   b. 1833,   d. 16 Mar 1908, Moonta, , South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     3. Grace SAMPSON,   b. 1835,   d. 29 Jun 1870, Kooringa, South Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     4. Thomas SAMPSON,   b. 1838, Cornwall, Eng Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1864, Burra, , South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     5. William SAMPSON,   b. 27 Jan 1838, Goldsithney, Cornwall, Eng Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1891, Mica St, Broken Hill, Nsw Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2010 
    Family ID F229  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Jul 1831 - Perranuthnoe, , Cornwall, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Arrived in Port Adelaide on the 1 July 1847 per the La Belle Alliance with his wife and 5 children.His occupations included miner,wood & chaff merchant.
      Religion, Bc

      John and Ann together with their five children, left Goldsithney, near Penzance, Cornwall and emigrated to Burra, SA in 1847. They came out on the ship "La Belle Alliance"
      One of the earliest settlers at Burra, SA. He was a miner who was employed by Burra Copper Mine.Other activities included, 1864-1869- a teamster, 1877 and 1878- a SA Mining assistant and 1883 as a dealer (most probably chaff and wood) of Kooringa, Burra, SA. He was in SA for 38 1/2 years and was an active member of the Bible Christian Church.


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