AGNEW Hugh

Male 1829 - 1912  (~ 82 years)


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  • Name AGNEW Hugh 
    Born Oct 1829  Derry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Jul 1912  Numeralla, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I4429  The Tree of Me
    Last Modified 2 Oct 2014 

    Father AGNEW Henry,   b. Abt 1800, Ballyscullion, Derry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1884, Umerella, Cooma, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Mother SCULLIN Catherine,   b. Feb 1791, Ballyscullion, Derry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1889, River View, Cooma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 97 years) 
    Married 1830  Althorpe Broughan Invermein Rowan C Of E, Derry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F3201  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family GRIBBEN Ellen,   d. 1891, Cooma, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 3 Jun 1858  St Mary’s Magherafelt, Derry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. AGNEW Mary,   b. 1859, Cooma, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1950, Parramatta, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     2. AGNEW Henry C,   b. 1861, Cooma, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1946  (Age < 84 years)
     3. AGNEW James,   b. 19 Dec 1863, Umerella, Cooma, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1936, Young, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     4. AGNEW Catharine (Katie),   b. 24 Aug 1867, Cooma, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1933, Cooma, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     5. AGNEW Hugh,   b. 10 Dec 1868, Cooma, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1905, Tumbarumba, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     6. AGNEW Patrick,   b. 3 Aug 1871, Cooma, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1946  (Age < 74 years)
     7. AGNEW Elizabeth Anne,   b. 9 Sep 1873, Cooma, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1952, Parramatta, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     8. AGNEW William Edward,   b. 1 Dec 1875, Cooma, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1946, Sydney, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     9. AGNEW Thomas Francis (Francis),   b. 9 Oct 1877, Cooma, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1955, Young, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F3203  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Oct 1829 - Derry, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Jul 1912 - Numeralla, NSW, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Magherafelt Marriages in Latin
      Hugonem Agnew married Eleonaram Gribin 2 other names
      Henericus Gribin and Maria Agnew (Ellen’s parents?) However, this doesn’t agree with her death info
      Another document gives witnesses names as James and Lucy Quinn
      (Ballymaguigan Roots, File Cabinet MF Marriages)

      Arrival in Australia 1858 Fought in the Crimean War
      Ran a Post Office at Numeralla and tailoring business

      NSW Police Gazette 13 June 1866
      Vide Police Gazette 14th March 1866, p. 90
      John Watson has been arrested by Senior Constable Carroll, and fully identified by Hugh Agnew, Postmaster Numeralla, as the offender who robbed him on the 6th March last.

      NSW Police Gazette 11 July 1866
      Vide Police Gazette, 1866, pages 90 and 221
      John Watson, alias Wilton, charged with robbing Hugh Agnew, post master, Numeralla, on the 6th March last, has been committed for trial at the next Circuit Court, to be holden at Goulburn. His description is published in order that it may be ascertained whether there are other charges against him. About 44 years of age, 5 feet 9 1/2 inches high, fair complexion, long brown curly hair, mixed with grey, thin light brown whiskers, chin shaved, crucificion on breast in blue and red, cupping mark under left collar bone, three abscess marks outside left knee, and swelling inside same, has the appearnace o f having been caused by a gun-shop wound; is lame. States that he is a sailor, and arrived in the colony by the “maria Anne” in 1830.

  • Sources 
    1. [S230] The Manaro Mercury, and Cooma and Bombala Advertiser (NSW : 1862 - 1931), 12 Jul 1912, p. 3.

    2. [S6] 1912 10051.

    3. [S64] Nardia Taylor.

    4. [S91] Ballymaguigan Roots, Co Derry.