Genealogy transcripts on, from and about Bellingen Shire, New South Wales, Australia
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William KINNY bc 1828 Dumfries SCT marr 1863 to Jane YABSLEY (Mrs Fred WEST) dau of William YABSLEY & Magdalen RYDER. YABSLEY was a shipbuilder and early pioneer of Coraki.
William KINNY was a
ships Captain on the coastal trade for YABSLEY. He and Jane first settled
on the Macleay River . In 1864 he took up a selection on the Bellinger River,
one of the first settlers there. He tried sugar farming at
"Fernmount". By 1872 he had also opened a
Although he is not
mentioned in the index to "Pioneering in the Bellinger Valley"
(Bellinger Valley HS), William KINNY is referred to in that book on pages
6 (as William KENNY) page 18 (storekeeper) and p74 (re Methodist Church).
William KINNY bc 1828 Dumfries SCT married 1863 to Jane YABSLEY (Mrs Fred WEST) dau of William YABSLEY & Magdalen RYDER. YABSLEY was a shipbuilder and early pioneer of Coraki.
Jane & William KINNY's children were:
Contributed by: Kay Williams