Person:Andrew Snedden (1)

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m. 30 Nov 1851
  1. Mary Snedden1854 - 1920
  2. Robert Snedden1855 - 1856
  3. Alexander Dingwall Snedden1857 - 1940
  4. Janet Snedden1859 - 1921
  5. Helen Gilchrist Snedden1862 - 1864
  6. Andrew Snedden1863 - 1957
m. 31 Dec 1887
  1. Jessie Adele Snedden1889 - 1968
  2. Elsie Esther Snedden1892 - 1974
  3. Robert James Snedden1894 - 1981
  4. Vera M Snedden1896 - 1896
  5. Ella Barbara Snedden1897 - 1980
  6. John Leslie Snedden1900 - 1978
  7. Doris Irene Snedden1903 - 2001
Facts and Events
Name Andrew Snedden
Gender Male
Birth? 21 Jul 1863 Gorbals, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, ScotlandAlexander Row
Marriage 31 Dec 1887 Branxtonto Isabella Freel
Death? 9 Jul 1957 West Wallsend, New South Wales, AustraliaBarnsley
Occupation? Coal Miner

Gardening worked in garden before walking from Barnsley to Killingworth to labour in a mine all day.

Arrived Mackay Queensland age 19 years, Ship "Warrego S.S." 1000 tons (Capt McGath). Free Departed Glasgow 5 September 1883.

Death Certificate

Death Certificate: New South Wales Government Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages
Registration Number Last Name Given Name(s) Father's Given Name(s) Mother's Given Name(s) District
22893/1957 SNEDDEN ANDREW ROBERT BARBARA WEST WALLSEND
1871 England, Wales & Scotland Census.
First NameLast NameYear Of BirthAgeRelationshipFather's Name:Mother's Name:
Andrew Snedden abt 18647Son RobertMargaret
Gender:Where born:Registration Number:Registration district:Civil Parish:County:Address:
Male Glasgow, Lanarkshire 644/10Hutchesontown Glasgow Govan Lanarkshire2 Alexander Row
Occupation:ED:Household schedule number:Line:Roll:
Scholar14 318 CSSCT1871_141
Household Members:
Name Age
Robert Snedden 45
Margaret Snedden 30
Alexander Snedden 14
Andrew Snedden 7
William McPhail 16
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census.
First NameLast NameYear Of BirthAgeBirth TownRelationship
WILLIAM CURRIE 1850 31 OLD MONKLAND HEAD
MARY CURRIE 1854 27 GLASGOW WIFE
BARBARA CURRIE 1877 4 OLD MONKLAND DAUGHTER
MARY CURRIE 1879 2 OLD MONKLAND DAUGHTER
JESSIE CURRIE 1880 1 OLD MONKLAND DAUGHTER
ALEXANDER SNEDDEN 1857 24 GLASGOW BROTHER-IN-LAW
JESSIE SNEDDEN 1861 20 KILMARNOCK SISTER-IN-LAW
ANDREW SNEDDEN 1864 17 GLASGOW BROTHER-IN-LAW
No title. (1883, October 31). Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954), p. 2
The Warrego, the latest addition to the Q.S.S. Company's fleet. was built at Sunderland this year. Her length is 250 feet, breadth 36 25 depth of hold 22 x 85. Her engine room is 51 by 8 feet, and the engines are compound surface condensing of 250 h.p., with a length of stroke of 48 inches, and cylindrical diameter of 35 by 70. Her gross tonnage is 1551, registered 987. She has two decks, two masts, is schooner rigged, and framed with steel. She carries six boats, and is commanded by Captain T. C. Magrath, She averaged 13½ knots on her trial trip. She left Glasgow on the 6th September with 302 immigrants; Malta on 13th ; Port Said on 17th; Suez on 20th; Colombo on 4th October; Thursday Island on 20th ; Cooktown on 23rd ; Townsville on 24th ; Bowen on 25th ; Mackay on 26th. On the 10th September ran 317 miles. One death occurred, that of an infant three months old, from diarrhoea in the Red Sea,