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  • ID: I420971
  • Name: William DISHER
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 1821 in Scotland
  • Christening: Arrived SA on "Palmyra" 29th Oct 1839, from Greenock, Scotland 20th Jul 1839.
  • Death: Y
  • Immigration: from Scotland. 20 Jul 1839 Arrived SA on "Palmyra" 29th Oct 1839, from Greenock, Scotland 20th Jul 1839.
  • Note: (Under the command of Captain P. Brown, the barque PALMYRA left Greenock on July 3rd, 1839 on her maiden voyage. On July 7th when near Tuskar Rock light (in the Irish Sea) a barque ran foul of her in the night while in the act of 'staying' and carried away her cutwater, bowsprit, foremast and main topmast. The PALMYRA was therefore obliged to put back to Greenock for repairs, and left that port on July 20th, 1839. The PALMYRA arrived at Port Adelaide (known as Port Misery) on Tuesday October 29th, 1839.)
  • Note:
    DISHER John, Elizabeth STEELE, Eliza, Jas Wardlaw, Wm, John, Alexander, Mgt arrived in SA 1839-10-29 aboard Palmyra from Greenock 07-03.
    http://www.familyhistorysa.info/shipping/passengerlists.html

    Date of birth from : http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/fh/passengerlists/1839Palmyra.htm

    Marriage between William Disher (Aged : Not recorded , Status : Single, Father : unrecorded), and Agnes Horseburgh (Aged : Not recorded , Status : Single, Father : unrecorded), at Holy Trinity Church Adelaide on the 15/12/1842. Source - South Australian Marriages 1842 - 1916, Book/Page - 1/25 - District Code - Ade.




    Father: John DISHER b: 1796 c: in Arrived SA on "Palmyra" 29th Oct 1839, from Greenock, Scotland 20th Jul 1839.
    Mother: Elizabeth STEELE b: 1797 c: in Arrived SA on "Palmyra" 29th Oct 1839, from Greenock, Scotland 20th Jul 1839.

    Marriage 1 Agnes HORSBURGH
    • Married: 15 Dec 1842 in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Children
    1. Has Children Elizabeth Steele DISHER b: 25 Mar 1846 in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    2. Has Children James DISHER b: 5 Aug 1855 in Nairne, South Australia, Australia
    3. Has No Children Janet DISHER b: 10 Jul 1857 in Morton Farm Valley, South Australia
    4. Has No Children Eliza-Jane DISHER b: 30 Jul 1859 in Nairne, South Australia, Australia
    5. Has No Children Isabella Stoddart DISHER b: 19 Apr 1864 in Tothill Creek, South Australia, Australia
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