Australian English Genealogy

Descendants of John James Yeomans


1. John James Yeomans

Convicted at Warwick in 1790. Arrived on Brittania.

Received grants of land at Concord, then Sackville in 1808, then Wilberforce. John ran an inn before moving to Wilberforce where he sold meat and liquor. During 1806 he acted as constable during the floods.


At Maitland, on the 17th instant, Mr. John Yeomans, of Wilberforce, aged 68 years.

Source: The Sydney Herald 27 Mar 1837

Mary Cassidy

Convicted at Dublin. Arrived on the Kitty.

Catherine Reynolds

Catherine remarried after Richard's death.
Catherine Reynolds m Thomas Underwood in 1836. Eight children from this marriage.

5. Charlotte Yeomans

NSW State Records Col Sec Index listed as - quote "Idiot daughter of John Yeomans"

8. Elizabeth Yeomans

YEOMANS -March 12 1894, suddenly, at her residence The Grange, West Maitland, Elizabeth Yeomans, in her 82nd year. She hath been a succourer of many. In Memoriam.

Source: The SMH 15 Mar 1894