Family legend is that JW is the illegitimate son of Rt Rev Hon Charles Dalrymple Lindsay from Earls of Crawford & Balcarres; this is noted in JW's 1869 obituary but no evidence has been found.
Married Ann Splaine at Templemartin Church in 1835
|Date of Birth||1804 (circa)|
|Date of Death||22nd Jun 1869|
|Spouse (First Name/s and Maiden/Surname)||Married Ann Splaine at Templemartin Church in 1835|
|Occupation||1846 Mitchelstown - Parish Clark (Baldwin St) & Master Parochial School (Georges St); Secretary Protestant Reading Room 1848 London City Mission 1850 London - Religious Instructor; immigrated to Tasmania on board convict ship Blenheim|
|Occupation||1851 Hobart, Tasmania - Temperance Hall THE REV. JOHN WELPLY LINDSAY, V.D.M., intends to OPEN the above Hall as a place of DIVINE WORSHIP on SUNDAY NEXT, when he shall deliver the first of a regular series of Theological Lectures|
|Occupation||1852-3 Assistant Superintendent Norfolk Island 1856 BDM Registrar Cygnet, Tasmania Obit attached|