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James Dabinett

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in New Zealand
Immediate Family:

Son of Job Dabinett and Sophia Dabinett
Husband of Ann Dabinett
Father of James Littlejohn Dabinett; Emily Dabinett; Margaret Dabinett; Harry Dabinett and Magdelina Jane Orchiston
Brother of George Dabinett; Rebeccah Dabinett; Charles Dabinett; Kate Ayson; Alice Ayson and 2 others

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About James Dabinett

Job, his wife Sophia and the first three of their children, James, George and Rebeccah are listed living at 29 Sedgmoor Drove in Curry Rivel in the 1851 Census.

From the "Otago Witness" of 2 February 1856:

" Arrived. Feb. 1 "Isabella Hercus", 568 tons, Sewell, master, from London, via Port Cooper. Passengers. Mr and Mrs Edwards and 5 children, Mrs Duncan, James Duncan, Miss Binney, Mrs Baker and child, Mr and Mrs Alexander, Job Dabinett, wife, and 5 children, J. Brown. - J. Jones, agent. [22 passengers]"

Job and his family took up a selection at Warepa. The first house they built was 4 room wattle-and-daub thatched with rushes and the next, a 6-room house was of pit-sawn timber. Their furniture was all handmade with axes and knives.

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James Dabinett's Timeline

1845
1845
Somerset, England, United Kingdom
1872
March 28, 1872
Age 27
Balclutha, Otago, New Zealand
December 24, 1872
Age 27
1875
May 23, 1875
Age 30
1877
1877
Age 32
1884
1884
Age 39
1886
March 2, 1886
Age 41
New Plymouth, New Plymouth District, Taranaki, New Zealand
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New Zealand