CARSON FAMILY

John Carson and his wife Mary arrived in Australia from Ireland on October 1st, 1840 aboard the Mary Dugdale, accompanied by 4 children. Ann Jane Carson, age 16, was listed separately as she was considered an adult.  John was a wheelwright and farm labourer. In Australia they were farmers and lived in Adelaide, Wiltunga and Gawler.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John CARSON 

b. 1789

m. Mary WELLS

b.1789

5 children

 

Dennis McEVOY

1805-1865

m. Ann Jane CARSON

b.17/4/1824

9 children

 

  Catherine  (1843 - 1928)

  John (1845 - 1898)

  William  (1847 - 1921)

  Dennis (1850 - 1935)

  Joseph (1850 - 1930)

  Edward (1852 - 1939)

  Robert (1855 - 1931)

  Daniel (1859 – 1947)

  Francis (1862 – 1910)

 

John McPHARLIN

1816-1859

m. Matilda CARSON

1826 - 1908

6 children

 

  William

  Mary Ann (1849 - 1888)

  Daniel (1850 – 1934)

  John (1853 – 1942

  Matilda (1855 – 1879)

  Eliza Jane (1857 – 1910)

 

 

Robert Johnson  CARSON

1828-1913

m. 1.Teresa TRANTER

1828-1875

10 children

m. 2. Harriet FOSTER

1857 - 1934

4 children

  John (1854-

  Mary Jane (1858 -

  William James (1861-

  Robert Johnson (1862 - 1911)

  Teresa Ellen (1863-

  Matilda Adelaide (1865-1865)

  Joseph Ezekiel (1866 – 1914)

  Francis Carrell (1869-

  George Mitchell (1871-

  Daniel Henry (1873-1874)

 

  Adolphus Lennard (1882 – 1920)

  Theresa Mary (1885 – 1931)

  Robena Mabel (1887-1963)

  Robert Benjamin Foster (1898-

 

 

Johnson CARSON

1833 - 1897

m. Jane DONALDSON

1837 - 1922

9 children

  Grace (1860-1939)

  Matilda Jane (1861 – 1918)

  John James(1863 – 1937)

  Mary Virginia (1865 – 1937)

  Frances Ellen (1867 – 1937)

  Johnson (1870- 1949)

  Elizabeth (1872 – 1953)

  Ethol Alice (1875 – 1907)

  Albert Ebenezer (1878 – 1963)

 

 

John CARSON

1838 - 1893

m. Matilda McKAY

1845 - 1921

11 children

  John Thomas (1867 -

  Mary (1869 –

  William (1872 – 1872)

  William David  (1873 -

  Matilda (1875-

  Eliza Jane (1877 – 1897)

  Alma (twin) (1879 – 1921)

  James Inkerman (twin) (1879 -

  Alfred Gibbons (1882 – 1922)

  Myrtle Victoria (1884 -

  Clara Eva Montie (1886 -

 

This chart of the Carson Family was kindly contributed by Lois Dunchue, 1.1.6.3.1