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From: "Alister Gould" <>
Subject: Re: [nz] "Ajax" passengers
Date: Sat, 28 Feb 2009 16:02:35 +1300
>From the list you supplied I have further information re Miss Sutcliffe and
Mr James Allan, and also Henrietta Sutcliffe married to Joseph Allan.
James and Joseph were farmers in the area now known as Allanton on the
Taieri Plains south of Dunedin.
Joseph Allan born Kilmarnock,SCT in 1828, died East Taieri 1878, married
Henrietta Sutcliffe born Yorkshire in 1834, died East Taieri 1907.
They married in 1855 and had 6 sons and 5 daughters.
James Allan born 1824 Kilmarnock,SCT died East Taieri 1891, married Jane
Sutcliffe born 1829 Yorkshire, died 1923 East Taieri. They were married in
1850 and had 8 sons and 4 daughters.
Both James and Joseph were sons of John Allan born Ulster,IRE in 1791 (died
East Taieri 1863), and Agnes Allan born Ulster 1794 (died East Taieri 1891),
there were 2 other sons and 3 sisters.
Henrietta and Jane Sutcliffe were daughters of Richard Sutcliffe born 1800
in Yorkshire, and Nancy Tomlinson born 1800 in Yorkshire. They had a sister
and a brother.