Dunedin Family History Group

Otago and Southland related research

Toitu Otago Settlers Museum

Open daily 10am – 5pm

Closed Christmas Day.

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http://www.toituosm.com/

The Museum Archives contains photographs and documents including drawings, maps, plans, on board ship diaries and a wealth of information to assist researchers.

Located:
Postal Address: 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin
Telephone: 477.5052
Fax: 477.8360
P.O. Box 566, Dunedin

Admission is free, and the museum is open every day except for 25 December. Charges may apply to special exhibitions.

We are open daily 10am – 5pm
There are charges for photocopying.
No material can be borrowed.

RESOURCES:

Visitation Book of Rev. Thomas Burns 1848-1858 – This is the closest thing to a Census of the population of greater Dunedin through the first decade of organised European settlement. Indexed.

Diaries – A collection of over 200 diaries indexed by author and vessel. Includes the diary of the Rev Thomas Burns 1848-1852.

Settlers arriving in Otago before 1855 – Forms circulated by the Otago Witness c.1898 soliciting biographical details of those who arrived in Otago before 1855. Indexed.

Settlers arriving in Otago before 1861 – Similar to the forms above but were solicited by the Early Settlers’ Association in 1898 in conjunction with the Jubilee Celebrations. Indexed.

Portrait Biographical Data – Settlers Pre 1861 – Information relating to earliest portraits in collection. A standard form was supplied to portrait donors to fill out. Indexed.

OESM Past Membership Records – For many years only those with verified descent from a pioneer family could join the association. Forms often give brief information on members’ ancestors and vessels they arrived on. Filed alphabetically.

Militia Rolls for 1865 – Lists of members of the militia giving name and address, occupation, marital status and age. Indexed.

‘Tuapeka Times’ Index – This is a card index to births, deaths and marriages published in the Tuapeka Times. The index begins in 1868 and is complete up to 1913. The original newspapers are also available for consultation (library holds copies up to 1941). The paper was published in Lawrence and had a wide circulation area. Also available on Paperspast website

Port Chalmers Early Settlers’ Files – listing of information relating to residents of the borough of Port Chalmers.

Index to Births, Deaths and Marriages in Dunedin Newspapers – Index in two volumes to Birth, Death and Marriage notices in Dunedin papers covering the period 1849-1888.

The Mallard Newspaper Card File – This file focuses on people, places and events mainly in New Zealand from the early days to the 1930s.

Photographs – The Archives hold two separate photographic indexes to those in storage and those hanging in the Smith Gallery.

Passenger Lists – Otago and Southland Assisted Passengers (OSAP) 1872-1882. Contains names and details of assisted immigrants who came from the British Isles and Europe.

NIPS – Newspaper Index to Passenger Shipping. Index and copies of passenger lists taken from Dunedin newspapers.

~~Otago settlers Roll of Honour

Early Pioneers still alive in 1898 at the time of the 50th anniversary of the settlement of Otago.

Evening Star newspaper Otago Jubilee Edition 23 March 1898

ADAM, Alexander, from East Lothian. Arrived in 1858 on Nourmahal.

ADAM, James, from Aberdeen. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

ADAM, Thomas, from East Lothian. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore.

ADAM, Mrs Thomas, from Water of Leith, Edinburgh. Arrived on Severn.

ADAM, William, from East Lothian, Arrived in 1857 on Robert Henderson.

ADAM, Mrs William, from Dumfriesshire. Arrived on Cheviot.

ADAMS, John A. D. from Roxburghshire. Arrived in 1848 with his parents.

AITCHISON, William, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan. Married a daughter of D. Smith, an 1841 settler at Silverstream, Wellington.

ALLAN, Colin, from Skye. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore.

ALLAN, Mrs James, from Stockport, England. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

ALLAN, John, from Irvine. Arrived 1842 on New Zealand.

ALLAN, Mrs Joseph, from Stockport, England. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

ALLAN, Mrs William, nee Seaton, from Scotland. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

ALLON, Albert James, from London. Arrived 1842 on Brougham.

ANDERSON, Adam, from Lanarkshire. Arrived 1848 on Blundell. Married Catherine Robertson. Father Alexander Anderson died 1893.

ANDERSON, Andrew, from County Derry, Ireland. Arrived 1859 on Boomerang from Melbourne.

ANDERSON, Archibald, from Stirling. Arrived 1840 on Bengal Merchant.

ANDERSON, George Blyth, from Jamaica. Arrived 1858 on Evening Star.

ANDERSON, Mrs George Blyth, nee Waters, from Dunkeld. Arrived 1856 on Southern Cross.

ANDERSON, John. Arrived 1848 on Bernicia.

ANDERSON, Mrs John nee Calder, from Caithness. Arrived 1849 on Mariner.

ANDREW, Robert, from Doloy. Arrived 1869 on Egmont.

ATKINSON, Mrs Amelia Julie, nee Westland, of England. Arrived 1863 on Maori.

AYSON, Douglas Laymond, from Glenshee. Arrived in 1853 on Royal Albert.

AYSON, James, from Glenshee. Arrived 1853 on Egmont.

AYSON, James Fraser, from Perthshire. Arrived on Royal Albert. Married 1869 to Christina Robson, from Sutherlandshire, who arrived 1852 on Columbus.

BAIN, James, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1849 on Larkins.

BAIN, Kenneth Burns, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1849 on Mariner with his parents (father Thomas Bain).

BANNERMAN, Mrs, nee Burns, from Monkton Manse. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

BARNETT, Mrs, nee Brebner, from Aberdeen. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore. Husband, Richard Henry Cumberbeach, died during the voyage.

BARR, Archibald, from Glasgow. Arrived 1849 on Mariner.

BARR, Robert, from Paisley. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

Barr, Mrs William, nee Spied, from Berwick. Arrived 1853 on Royal Albert.

BASKETT, William, From England. Arrived 1853 on Maori.

BEGG, Adam, from Straiton, Ayrshire. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

BEGG, Adam (Junior) from Dalkeith. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

BEGG, Robert Leith, from Thurso. Arrived 1856 on Thomas and Henry.

BEGG, William, from Liberton, Midlothian. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

BEGG, Mrs William, nee Stuart, from Alyth, Perthshire. Arrived in Otago from Melbourne.

BELL , Peter, from Duns. Arrived 1858 on Jura.

BERNEY, George Robert Barham, from India. Arrived 1850 on Poictiers.

BISSETT, Mrs Agnes, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

BLAIR, Robert, from Dudley, Staffordshire. Arrived 1857 on George Canning.

BLAIR, Mrs Robert, from Chryston. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

BLATCH, Alfred Frederick, from Surrey. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

BOYES, Andrew, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1849 on Mariner.

BOYES, Andrew (Junior) from Edinburgh. Arrived 1849 on Mariner.

BRASH. William, from Mid-Calder. Arrived 1858 on Three Bells.

BRASH, Mrs, from Mid-Calder. Arrived 1858 on Three Bells.

BRASH, William (Junior) from Linlithgow. Arrived 1858 on Three Bells.

BREBNER, Adam Glendining, from Manchester. Arrived 1848 on John Wickliffe.

BREBNER, Mrs from Drysdale, near Manchester. Arrived 1848 on John Wickliffe.

BROTHERSTON, Charles, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1849 on Larkins.

BROTHERSTON, Mrs Charles, from Falkirk. Arrived 1855 from Sydney on Content.

BROWN, Alexander, from Morayshire. Arrived 1850 on Eden.

BROWN, Mrs Arthur, nee Winton, from Scotland. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

BROWN, Edenezer Erskin, from Dumfries. Arrived 1852 on Stately.

BROWN, James, from Rothesay. Arrived 1848 on Bernicia.

BROWN, James Elder, from Grange, Banffshire. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

BROWN, Robert Watt, arrived 1848 on Bernicia with his parents.

BRYCE, Mrs, from Duns. Arrived on Jura.

BUCHANAN, James, from Kirkintilloch. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

BUCHANAN, Mrs John, from Kirkintilloch (Duntyblae). Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing. Her husband died 1880 aged 78.

BURNS, Arthur John, from Monkton. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

CALDER, David, from Caithness. Arrived 1849 on Mariner.

CALDER, Hugh, from Caithness. Arrived 1849 on Mariner.

CALDER, George, from Caithness. Arrived 1849 on Mariner.

CALDER, John, from Carnwath. Arrived 1849 on Mariner.

CALLANDER, Alexander, from Paisley. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

CALLANDER, Mrs Alexander, from Musselburgh. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

CALLANDER, Mrs Alexander Adam, from Paisley. Arrived 1858 on Robert Henderson.

CALLANDER, James, from Paisley. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

CALLANDER, Mrs James, from Dudley, Staffordshire. Arrived 1858 on George Canning.

CALLANDER, James Adam, from Paisley. Arrived 1858 on Robert Henderson.

CALLANDER, John, from Renfrew. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

CALLANDER, John Adam, from Paisley. Arrived 1858 on Robert Henderson.

CALLANDER, Mrs, from Renfrew. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

CAMPBELL, Daniel, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1851 on Stately.

CAMPBELL, Donald, from Scotland. Arrived 1860 on Robert Henderson.

CAMPBELL, Mrs Donald, from Scotland. Arrived 1860 on Robert Henderson.

CARGILL, E. B. from Edinburgh. Arrived from Melbourne.

CHAPMAN, Charles Robert, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

CHAPMAN, James from Bridge of Allan. Arrived 1857.

CHAPMAN, Mrs James, from Aberdeenshire. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore.

CHAPMAN, Robert, from Stonehaven. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

CHAPMAN, Mrs Robert, from Ross-shire. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

CHEYNE, Eliza Leslie nee Findlater, from Scotland. Arrived 1850 on Lady Nugent.

CHRISTIE, David L. from Montrose. Arrived 1856 on Stately.

CHRISTIE, Miss Eliza, from Montrose. Arrived 1856 on Stately.

CHRISTIE, Henry from Montrose. Arrived 1856 on Stately.

CHRISTIE, Miss, from Montrose. Arrived 1856 on Stately.

CHRISTIE, James, from Montrose. Arrived 1856 on Stately.

CHRISTIE, Mrs James. Arrived 1856 on Stately.

CHRISTIE, Robert from Perthshire. Arrived 1853 on Rajah.

CHRISTIE, Mrs Robert, from Scotland. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

CHRISTIE, William Lindsay from Montrose. Arrived 1856 on Stately.

CHURCHILL, Mrs nee Hare, from Paisley. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

CLARK, David, from Duns. Arrived 1858 on Jura.

CLARK, George, from Duns. Arrived 1858 on Jura.

CLARK, Henry, from Berwickshire. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

CLARK, Mrs Henry from Fife. Arrived 1858 on Jura.

CLARK, Mr Henry and wife from Scotland. Arrived 1858 on Jura.

CLARK , Jasper, from Duns. Arrived 1858 on Jura.

CLARK, Mrs Jasper, from Duns. Arrived 1858 on Jura.

CLARKE, Hender Luke Noble, from Taunton. Arrived 1849 on Larkins.

CLEMISON, Mrs nee Peterson, from Glasgow. Arrived 1849 on Larkins.

COOKE, James, from Dumferline. Arrived 1858 on Jura.

COOKE, Mrs Jeanie, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1858 on Jura.

COOKE, John, from Dalgety. Arrived 1858 on Jura.

COOKE, Mrs John, from Dalgety. Arrived 1858 on Jura.

COOMBS, Mrs nee Boyse, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1849 on Mariner.

CRAIG, James from Glasgow. Arrived 1858 on Maori.

CRAIG, John, from Stranraer. Arrived 1858 on Maori.

CRAIG, Mrs John, from Lanarkshire. Arrived 1858 on Maori.

CRAIG, William, from Stranraer. Arrived 1858 on Maori.

CRAIG, Mrs William nee Lindsay, from Glasgow. Arrived 1853 on Royal Albert.

CRAWFORD, Peter, from Perthshire. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

CRAWFORD, Mrs from Ayrshire. Arrived 1856 on Southern Cross.

CULLEN, James, from Cathcart, Glasgow. Arrived Wellington in 1840 on Bengal Merchant. Arrived Otago 1844.

CULLEN, Mrs James, from Glasgow. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

CUNNINGHAM, Catherine, nee Mahon, from Glasgow. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

DALLAS, William, from Forfar. Arrived 1858 on Jura.

DALLAS, Mrs, nee Heenan, from King’s County, Ireland. Arrived 1852 on Mariner.

DALZIEL, John, from Glasgow. Arrived 1855 on Thomas & Henry.

DAWSON, Benjamin, from Beaconsfield, England. Arrived 1853 on Rajah.

DAWSON, Henry William, from Thorpe’s Green, Surrey. Arrived 1853 on Rajah.

DAWSON, William, from Aberdeenshire. Arrived 1850 on Phoebe Dunbar.

de LACY, Thomas Corbert, from Monmouthshire. Arrived 1853 on Royal Albert.

DICK, Thomas, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1857 on Bosworth.

DICKSON, James, from Stranraer. Arrived 1850 on Alpine.

DICKSON, Mrs James, from Linlithgow. Arrived on Pladda.

DICKSON, Mrs nee Dalziel, from Kardaroch. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

DIPPIE, Mrs Alexander, from Dornoch. Arrived from Melbourne in 1856 on Gils Blas.

DOW, Alexander, from Glen Isla. Arrived 1852 on Agra.

DOW, James, from Glen Isla. Arrived 1852 on Agra.

DOW, Mrs, from Glen Isla. Arrived 1852 on Agra.

DOWIE, Mrs, from Musselburgh. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

DRINNAN, James, from Symington. Arrived 1858 on Jura.

DUFF, Adam, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

DUFF, William, from Dumfriesshire. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

DUFF, William, from Dumfriesshire. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

DUNCAN, John, from Aberdeenshire. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

DUNN, David, from Auchterarder. Arrived 1853 on Rajah.

DUNN, Mrs David, from Dunferline. Arrived 1851 on Simlah.

DUTHIE, Mrs from County Derry, Ireland. Arrived 1848 on Lady Nugent.

FENTON, John Albert (Archdeacon) from Yorkshire. Arrived 1851 on Bangalore.

FERENS, Mrs, nee Maggie Westland from Glasgow. Arrived 1848 on John Wickliffe.

FILLEUL, William Gabriel, from Jersey. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

FINCH, John, of Derbyshire. Arrived 1848 on John Wickliffe.

FINCH, John (Junior), of Derbyshire. Arrived 1848 on John Wickliffe.

FORSYTH, David, from Kincardineshire. Arrived 1848 on Strathallan.

FOSTER, Eliza Ann, from Cornwall. Arrived 1849 on Mary.

FOWLER, James, from East Lothian. Arrived 1858 on Three Bells.

FOWLER, Mrs James, nee Whyte, from Forfarshire. Arrived 1852 in Melbourne on John Davis. Arrived 1856 in Otago on Gil Blas.

FRANCE, Mrs John, from Dunfermline. Arrived in Melbourne on Cygnet. Arrived Otago 1857 on George Canning.

FRASER, Mrs and Mrs from Sutherlandshire. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore.

FRAZER, Mrs David, from Dunfermline. Arrived on 1851 on Simlah.

FRY, Richard, from Weston-super-Mare. Arrived 1848 on John Wickliffe.

FULTON, Mrs James, from Hertingfordbury. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

GARDNER, Catherine Rosy (Miss), from Edinburgh. Arrived 1858 on Strathfieldsay.

GARDNER, Robert Sinclair, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1858 on Strathfieldsay.

GEBBIE, James, from Riccarton. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

GEBBIE, James (Junior) from Ireland. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

GEGGIE, John, from Scotland. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore.

GILLIES, John, from Scotland. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

GILLON, Mrs James, from Dublin. Arrived 1852 on Maori.

GOODALL, Charles, from Cheltenham, England. Arrived 1848 on Ajax.

GOW, Mrs John, from Dunkeld. Arrived 1852 on Agra.

GRAHAM, John, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1858 on Gloucester.

GRANT, Alexander, from Cromdale. Arrived 1856 on Glentanner.

GRANT, John, from Cromdale. Arrived 1856 on Glentanner.

GRANT, Mrs John, from Cromdale. Arrived 1856 on Glentanner.

GRANT, Mary Hanna, nee Dawson, from Thorpe’s Green, Surrey. Arrived 1853 on Rajah.

GRANT, Mrs nee Buchanan, from Kirkintilloch. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

GRAY, Mrs James, from Glasgow. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

GRAY, John, from Scotland. Arrived 1856 on Jura.

GRAY, Mrs William nee Brotherston, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1849 on Larkins.

GREEN, George, from Middlesex. Arrived 1855 on Dunedin.

GREEN, Henry, from Middlesex. Arrived 1855 on Dunedin.

GREEN, Isaac, from Middlesex. Arrived 1855 on Dunedin.

GREEN, James, from Middlesex. Arrived 1855 on Dunedin.

GREEN, Mrs, from Middlesex. Arrived 1855 on Dunedin.

HAGGEN, James, from County Antrim, Ireland. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore.

HARDY, Henry F, from Derbyshire. Arrived 1853 on Rajah.

HARDY, Mrs Henry F. (Mrs Robertson) from Edinburgh. Arrived on William Cargill.

HARE, Mrs, from Norfolk. Arrived 1853 on Rajah.

HARRISON, Thomas, from Whitby. Arrived in Wellington 1853. Sailed to Kaikoura and walked to Dunedin in 1853.

HARRISON, Mrs nee Robertson, from Aberlady. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

HARROLD, James, from Kirkwall. Arrived 1848 on Bernicia.

HASTIE, Thomas, from Rutherglen. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing with uncle Robert Hastie.

HAY, George, from Banffshire. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

HAY, George (Junior). Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

HAY, Jane (now Mrs Bell). Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

HAY, Jessie (now Mrs Bell). Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

HAY, John, from Greenwich. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

HAY, John. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

HAY, William. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

HAY, Mrs, from Banffshire. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

HEENAN, Denis, from Ireland. Arrived 1849 on Mary.

HEENAN, Michael, from King’s County, Ireland. Arrived 1850 on Mariner.

HENDERSON, Thomas, from Lasswade. Arrived Melbourne 1852 on Kohinoor. Arrived Otago 1855 on Gil Blas.

HENDERSON, Mrs Thomas, from Roslyn. Arrived 1855 on Gil Blas.

HEPBURN, Mrs, from Falkirk. Arrived 1854 on Stately.

HISLOP, George Ross, from Kirknewton. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore.

HISLOP, Dr John, from Lasswade. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore.

HISLOP, Mrs John, from Caithness. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore.

HISLOP, John Alexander, from Kirknewton. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore.

HISLOP, T. W. (Hon) from Kirknewton. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore.

HISLOP, Walter, from Scotland. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore.

HOWORTH, James, from England. Arrived 1852 on Slains Castle.

HOWORTH, Thomas, from England. Arrived 1850 on Poictiers.

HUME, Mrs Robert nee Brebner, from Paisley. Arrived in Wellington 1855 on New Era. Arrived in Otago 1855 on Gazelle.

HUNTER, Mrs John, from Midcalder. Arrived 1853 on Royal Albert.

HUTCHINSON , Mrs nee Brash, from Linlithgow. Arrived 1858 on Three Bells.

JAFFRAY, William, from Fardun. Arrived 1848 from Philip Laing.

JAFFRAY, Mrs William, from Midcalder. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

JEFFREYS, Ellen Penelope nee Valpy, from India. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

JEFFREYS, William Richard, from London. Arrived 1852 on Maori.

JOHNSTON, John, from Moffat. Arrived 1853 on Royal Albert.

JOHNSTON, John, from Darlington. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

JOHNSTON, Mrs, from Scotland. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

JOHNSTON, Thomas, from Galston. Arrived 1859 on Alpine.

JOHNSTON, Mrs Thomas, from Lanarkshire. Arrived 1858 on Strathallan.

KENNARD, Mrs Maria, from Sussex. Arrived from Sydney in 1840 on Magnet.

KENNEDY, Mrs nee Dow, from Glen Isla. Arrived 1852 on Agra.

KETTLE, Mrs Charles H., from England. Arrived in Nelson 1845.

KILGOUR, James, from Kinross. Arrived 1854 on Clutha.

KILGOUR, Mrs James, from Inverkeithing. Arrived 1854 on Clutha.

KING, Alexander, from Berwickshire. Arrived 1860 on Robert Henderson.

KING, James, from Berwickshire. Arrived 1860 on Robert Henderson.

KIRKLAND , Alexander, from Kilmarnock. Arrived 1852 on Maori.

KIRKLAND , Miss, from Kilmarnock. Arrived 1852 on Maori.

KIRKLAND , John, from Scotland. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

KIRKLAND , William, from Cumbernauld. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

LAING, John William, from Crieff. Arrived Sydney 1842 on Duke of Richmond. Arrived Otago 1851.

LAW, Robert, from Leith. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

LAW, Mrs Robert, from Chryston. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

LEITH , Mrs Margery. Arrived 1849 on Mary.

LEMON, Mrs. From Sunbury, England. Arrived 1854 on Dolphin.

LINDSAY, George, from Glasgow. Arrived 1853 on Royal Albert.

LINDSAY, Mrs George, from Kirkintilloch. Arrived 1853 on Royal Albert.

LIVINGSTON, Mrs Henry nee Frances Burns, from Monkton Manse. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

LIVINGSTONE, Alexander R., from Culross. Arrived Melbourne 1855 on Briseis. Arrived Otago 1856 on Gil Blas.

LIVINGSTONE, Mrs Alexander R. nee Burns from Monkton Manse. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

LOGAN, Mrs John. Arrived Nelson 1854 on Constantine. Arrived Otago 1854 on Eliza.

LORIMER, Mrs Charles nee Brebner, from Scotland. Arrived 1855 on New Era.

LOTHIAN, Mrs James, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

McALLAN, Mrs Amelia Dempster nee Dempster, from Tillicoulty. Arrived 1852 on Stately.

MACARTNEY, Mrs, from England. Arrived 1854 on Tasmania.

McCARTNEY, Mrs nee Seaton, from Govan. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

MacDONALD, Mrs Archibald, from Callander. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

MacDONALD, Charles Paterson, from Scotland. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

MacDONALD, Jon Archibald, from Scotland. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

MacDONALD, Mrs Mary nee Hislop. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore.

McDOWALL, Captain James. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

McFARLANE, Duncan, from Glasgow. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

MacGIBBON, John, from Glasgow. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

MacGIBBON, Mrs John, from Glasgow. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

MacGIBBON, Thomas, from Glasgow. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

MacKAY, Mrs nee Allan, from Irvine. Arrived 1842 on New Zealand.

McKAY, Thomas, from Paisley. Arrived Auckland 1842 on Jane Gifford.

McKAY, William, from Glasgow. Arrived Auckland 1842 on Jane Gifford.

MacKENZIE, Mrs Robert, from Aberdeenshire. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore.

McLAREN, Mrs Peter, from Grantown. Arrived 1849 on Mariner.

McLATCHIE, Mary nee Shand, from Aberdeen. Arrived 1852 on Maori.

MacMASTER, Arabella, from Argyll. Arrived 1849 on Larkins.

MacMASTER, Jessie Margaret, from Argyll. Arrived 1849 on Larkins.

MacMASTER, Miss, from Argyll. Arrived 1849 on Larkins.

McNEIL, James, from Scotland. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

McNEIL, Mrs Margaret B., from Staffordshire. Arrived 1851 on Simlah.

MARSHALL, Alexander, from Paisley. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

MARSHALL, Mrs Alexander, from Fife. Arrived 1858 on Palmyra.

MARSHALL, David Johnstone, from Greenock. Arrived 1851 on Clara.

MARSHALL, Frank, from Paisley. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

MARSHALL, Mrs Frank, from East Lothian. Arrived 1858 on Three Bells.

MARSHALL, Matthew, from Paisley. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

MARSHALL, Robert, from Greenock. Arrived 1854 on Thetis.

MARSHALL, Mrs from Paisley. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

MARTIN, William from Lesmahagow. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

MASON, Mrs David, from Alloa. Arrived 1854 on Dunedin.

MATHESON, William, from Laird. Arrived 1849 on Cornwall.

MATHESON, Mrs William, from Berwickshire. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

MATTHEWS, Mrs George, from Aberdeenshire. Arrived 1850 on Lady Nugent.

MAWSON, Mrs, nee Millar, from Rutherglen. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

MEENAN, Edward, from Ireland. Arrived 1850 on Mariner.

MERCER, David, from Dunfermline. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

MILLAR, Mrs David, from Lesmahagow. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

MILLER, George Wickham, from Boston, U.S.A. Arrived 1847 on William Tell.

MILLS, William, from Innerleithen. Arrived Wellington 1842 on George Fife.

MOLLISON, Alexander, from Kincardineshire. Arrived Lyttelton 1856 on Egmont.

MUNRO, Hector, from Scotland. Arrived 1858 on Palmyra.

MURRAY, Hugh, from Dornoch. Arrived from Melbourne 1854.

MURRAY, Mrs John, from Kirkcudbright. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore.

MURRAY, Robert from Dornoch. Arrived from Melbourne 1854.

NICOLSON, Ralph Steele, from Fifeshire. Arrived 1851 on Titan.

OGILVIE, Mrs W. B. nee Christie, from Montrose. Arrived 1854 on Stately.

OLIVER, Adam, from Roxburghshire. Arrived 1851 on Cresswell.

OLIVER, Mrs Adam nee Allan, from Kilmarnock. Arrived Nelson 1842 on New Zealand.

OLIVER, Thomas, from Roxburghshire. Arrived 1851 on Cresswell.

OLIVER, Mrs Thomas, from Melrose. Arrived 1851 on Cresswell.

PARK, Gavin McIntyre, from Glasgow. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

PATERSON, Mrs E. Arrived 1850 on Lady Nugent.

PATON, Captain John, from Arbroath. Arrived 1854 on Clutha.

PATON, Mrs John, from Arbroath. Arrived Melbourne on B.L. Harman. Arrived Otago on Gil Blas.

PATRICK, James, from Glasgow. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

PATRICK, Mrs, from Aberdeen. Arrived 1849 on Mary.

PERRY, Sarah, from England. Arrived 1850 on Mariner.

PETERSON, Edward, from Glasgow. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

PETERSON, Peter, from Glasgow. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

PETERSON, Miss, from Glasgow. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

PETRIE, James, from Leslie. Arrived 1859 on Alpine.

PETRIE, Mrs James, from Nigg. Arrived 1859 on Alpine.

POLLOCK, Agnes Duncan, from Aberdeen. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

PORTEOUS, Mrs nee Renney, from Aberdeenshire. Arrived 1850 on Phoebe Dunbar.

PRYDE, James, from Caithness. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore.

PRYDE, Mrs James nee Brash, from Linlithgow. Arrived 1858 on Three Bells.

REID, Mrs Charles, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1849 on Mary.

REID, Donald senior, from Perthshire. Arrived 1849.

REID, John, from Langside. Arrived 1854 on Pudsey Dawson.

REID, Mrs John, from Strichen. Arrived 1857 and William and Jane.

REYNOLDS, William Hunter, from Chatham, Kent. Arrived 1851 on Titan.

REYNOLDS, Mrs William Hunter nee Rachael Selina Pinkerton. Arrived from Adelaide 1855.

ROBERTS, William Henry Sherwood, from Tenley, Wales. Arrived Nelson 1855 on John Phillips.

ROBERTSON, David, from Leith. Arrived from Tasmania 1858 on Pirate.

ROBERTSON, James, from Perthshire. Arrived 1856 on Southern Cross.

ROBERTSON, James, from Airdrie. Arrived 1849 on Larkins.

ROBERTSON, William, from Airdrie. Arrived 1849 on Larkins.

ROBINSON, William, from Westmoreland. Arrived 1858 on Wellington.

ROBINSON, Mrs William, from Aberdeenshire. Arrived 1856 on Strathmore.

ROSS, Miss, from Dornoch. Arrived from Melbourne 1856 on Gil Blas.

SALMOND, John, from Montrose. Arrived 1849 on Larkins.

SALMOND, Mrs John, from Carmyllie. Arrived 1849 on Larkins.

SANDILANDS, John. Arrived 1858 on Jura.

SCOTT, Mrs Mark nee Brown, from Grange, Banffshire. Arrived 1850 on Eden.

SEATON, Mrs James, from Denny. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

SHAND, William, from Aberdeenshire. Arrived 1852 on Philip Laing.

SHAND, William, from Inverurie. Arrived 1850 on Phoebe Dunbar.

SHANKS, James Stewart, from Glasgow. Arrived 1849 on Kelso.

SHANKS, Mrs nee MacGibbon, from Glasgow. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

SHIELDS, Mrs John, from Scotland. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

SIDEY, John, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

SINCLAIR, Mrs, from Glasgow. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

SMITH, James, from Fettercairn. Arrived 1849 on Kelso.

SMITH, James, from Carnoustie. Arrived Nelson 1842 on New Zealand.

SMITH, Mrs James nee Margaret Martin, from Londonderry. Arrived from Wellington in 1848.

SMITH, Joseph, from Aboyne. Arrived from Melbourne 1856 on Challenger.

SMITH, Marion Young. Arrived 1856 on Southern Cross. Married Hugh Calder in 1858.

SMITH, Peter, from Aboyne. Arrived 1849 on Larkins.

SMITH, Mrs S. nee Cooke, from Dalgety. Arrived 1858 on Jura.

SMITH, William, from Aboyne. Arrived 1849 on Larkins.

SOMERVILLE, James, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

SOMERVILLE, Mrs James nee Begg, from Liberton, Midlothian. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

SOMERVILLE, John, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

SOMERVILLE, Mrs John nee Brown, from Fochabers. Arrived 1850 on Eden.

SOMERVILLE, William, from Cranston. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

SOUTTER, Mrs John nee Duff, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

STEPHENS, Mrs D. L. nee Paton, from Dundee. Arrived from Melbourne 1856 on Gil Blas.

STEVENS, Captain, from Montreal. Arrived 1854.

STEVENSON, Mrs James, from Dumbartonshire. Arrived 1852 on Slains Castle.

STEVENSON, Mrs James, nee Buchanan, from Kirkintilloch. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

STEVENSON, Mrs Robert, from Glenburnham, Dunkeld. Arrived 1856 on Southern Cross.

STEWART, Mrs Duncan, from Perthshire. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

STODDART, John Walter, from Scotland. Arrived 1849 on Cornwall.

STODDART, Mrs nee Dempster. Arrived 1852 on Stately.

STRAIN, David, from County Down. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

STRAIN, James, from County Down. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

STRAIN, James, from Northern Ireland. Arrived 1849 on Cornwall.

STRAIN, Mrs Mary Jane, from North of Ireland. Arrived 1849 on Cornwall.

STRAIN, Mary Ann, from North of Ireland. Arrived 1849 on Cornwall.

STRAIN, Sarah Ann, from County Down. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

STRAIN, William, from County Down. Arrived 1849 on Ajax.

STRAIN, Mrs nee Duff, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

SUISTED, James Samuel, from Wellington. Arrived Otago 1848 on Alpha.

SUISTED, Mrs, from Yorkshire.

SUTHERLAND, Robert. Arrived 1853 on Royal.

SUTHERLAND, Mrs Robert, from Caithness. Arrived 1851 on Clara.

SUTHERLAND, Mrs William, from Dornoch. Arrived from Melbourne 1856 on Gil Blas.

SUTHERLAND, Mrs nee Dow, from Glen Isla. Arrived 1852 on Agra.

SWALLOW, Edward. Arrived Wellington 1840 on Coromandel.

TAYLOR , Miss, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1849 on Larkins.

THOMSON, John Junior from Dalkeith. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

THOMSON, Mrs John Turnbull nee Williamson, from Scotland. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

THOMSON, Mrs John Turnbull nee Williamson, from Scotland. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

THOMSON, Mrs Robert nee Lindsay, from Glasgow. Arrived 1853 on Royal Albert (born on board).

THOMSON, Thomas, from Dalkeith. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

THOMSON, William, from Dundonald. Arrived from Melbourne 1856.

THOMSON, William, from Alloa. Arrived from Melbourne 1855 on Gil Blas.

THOMSON, Mrs William, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1853 on Rajah.

TICHNER, Mrs James nee Finch, from Derbyshire. Arrived 1848 on John Wickliffe.

TILSON, Henry, from County Cavan, Ireland. Arrived 1858 on Jura.

TODD, Mrs Charles nee Shand, from Aberdeenshire. Arrived 1852 on Maori.

TODD, James Macadam, from Glasgow. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

TODD, Robert, from Scotland. Arrived 1851 on Simlah.

TODD, William Cuthbert, from Glasgow. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

TOLMIE, Thomas, from Nairnshire. Arrived 1855 on Thomas and Henry.

TWELFTREE, Robert Barnes, from London. Arrived 1850 on Mariner.

TWEMLOW, Frederick Ford, from India. Arrived 1852 on Carnetic.

VALPY, Arabella Jeffreys, from India. Arrived 1848 on Ajax.

VALPY, William Henry, from India. Arrived 1848 on Ajax.

WADE, Mrs Catherine Hunter nee Hunter, from Campsie. Arrived 1852 on Columbus.

WAIN, Job, from London. Arrived 1851 on Titan.

WAIN, Mrs nee Jenkins, from Perthshire. Arrived from Australia 1857 on Challenger.

WALLACE, Samuel, from Port Glasgow. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

WALSH, Mrs nee Crawford, from Aberdeenshire. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

WALTER, Mrs nee Peterson, from Glasgow. Arrived 1849 on Mooltan.

WATSON, Andrew Geill, from Dumbartonshire. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

WATSON, Walter, from Kirkintilloch. Arrived 1848 from Philip Laing.

WATT, Mrs, from Inveruric. Arrived 1850 on Phoebe Dunbar.

WHYTE, Charles, from Forfarshire. Arrived from Melbourne 1856 on Gil Blas.

WHYTE, Mrs Charles, from Perthshire. Arrived from Melbourne 1856 on Gil Blas.

WILL, William (Rev), from Perthshire. Arrived 1854 on Stately.

WILLIAMSON, Alexander, from Falkirk. Arrived 1852 on Maori.

WILLIAMSON, Mrs John nee Waters, from Dunkeld. Arrived 1856 on Southern Cross.

WILSON, David, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1850 on Lady Nugent.

WILSON, Mrs David, formerly Mrs Robert Gillies. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

WILSON, Mrs James nee Christine Murray MacDonald, from Scotland. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing. Previously Mrs John Thomas McLachlan.

WILSON, Mrs nee Begg, from Liberton, Midlothian. Arrived 1848 on Blundell.

WINTON, John, from Scotland. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

WINTON, Mrs John, from Edinburgh. Arrived 1858 on Strathfieldsay.

WOONTON, Jonathon, from Chard, England. Arrived 1853 on Tasmania.

WYSLEY, Mrs nee Adam, from Aberdeen. Arrived 1848 on Philip Laing.

The above list has been copied directly from the newspaper. Where known, we have tidied up errors in the spelling of names of ships. However, if any member can spot a spelling error in the surname or Christian names of the early settlers we would be keen to hear from you.
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