John Faulkner 1854

John Faulkner 1854

Place of migration:
Migrated to/Born in New Zealand

John Faulkner  arrived in NZ aboard the ADAMANT in the year
1875.  His name is on the passenger list for this voyage listed as John Irwin. There were 267 immigrants all of whom were not to know that their
voyage would be arduous in the extreme, to the extent that their captain died on the voyage.

John was listed as John IRWIN on the passenger list and it is
reported that he did not assume his correct surname until he married in 1884.
Also aboard were the two IRWIN sisters Margaret and Elizabeth.

Parents were

James Faulkner bap 1810 Raphoe Ch of Ireland Co Donegal and Mary Irwin marr ?

brother James b 1859 (went to America?)

sister Mary Ann b 1861 came to New Zealand and Married John Toomey

 

 

 

Additional Information
Date of Birth 6th Aug 1854  
Date of Death 18th Nov 1914  
Spouse (First Name/s and Maiden/Surname) Married Mary McNelly  
Place & Date of Marriage 1884 31 May 1884 Invercargill New Zealand  
Names of Siblings Margaret and Elizabeth, James b 1859 (went to America?) sister Mary Ann  
Father (First Name/s and Surname) James Faulkner bap 1810 Raphoe Ch of Ireland Co Donegal  
Mother (First Name/s and Maiden) Mary Irwin  
Number of Children 14 children  
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