James Barclay

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==History==
 
==History==
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Barclay married Anne Madden, an Irish girl from Tipperary, in 1855.<ref>Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1855 Marriages, Ref. No. 2262, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998</ref> They had quadruplets in 1857: Simon<ref>Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1857 Births, Ref. No. 10577, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998</ref>, James<ref>Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1857 Births, Ref. No. 10578, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998</ref>, Patrick<ref>Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1857 Births, Ref. No. 10579, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998</ref> and Charles.<ref>Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1857 Births, Ref. No. 10580, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998</ref> Simon died at three days<ref>Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1857 Deaths, Ref. No. 4753, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998</ref>, and Patrick died aged 9 in 1866.<ref>Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1866 Deaths, Ref. No. 5125, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998</ref> Two other sons, John born 1858<ref>Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1858 Deaths, Ref. No. 1746, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998</ref>, and Martin born in 1860<ref>Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1860 Deaths, Ref. No. 5576, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998</ref> also died as infants.
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Barclay opened the [[Bald Hills Hotel]] on 4 August 1860:
 
Barclay opened the [[Bald Hills Hotel]] on 4 August 1860:
 
<blockquote>"Since Saturday Mr James Barclay has opened a public house in the said locality, called " The Bald Hills Hotel," and as Mrs Barclay is presiding over the household - the lady who presented her lord and master with four pledges of conjugal affection at one birth - we have no doubt that their establishment will be extensively patronised by all classes of the community."<ref>1860 'CRESWICK NEWS.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 6 August, p. 4, viewed 9 July, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66057483</ref></blockquote>
 
<blockquote>"Since Saturday Mr James Barclay has opened a public house in the said locality, called " The Bald Hills Hotel," and as Mrs Barclay is presiding over the household - the lady who presented her lord and master with four pledges of conjugal affection at one birth - we have no doubt that their establishment will be extensively patronised by all classes of the community."<ref>1860 'CRESWICK NEWS.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 6 August, p. 4, viewed 9 July, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66057483</ref></blockquote>
  
 
He was still the publican in June 1861.<ref>1861 'PUBLICANS' LICENSES.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 24 June, p. 2 Supplement: SUPPLEMENT TO THE STAR., viewed 9 July, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66340154</ref>
 
He was still the publican in June 1861.<ref>1861 'PUBLICANS' LICENSES.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 24 June, p. 2 Supplement: SUPPLEMENT TO THE STAR., viewed 9 July, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66340154</ref>
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Ann Barclay died in 1864, aged 32.<ref>Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1864 Deaths, Ref. No. 5654, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998</ref>
  
 
==Legacy==
 
==Legacy==

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James Barclay was a publican in the Ballarat district, <1860-1861>.

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History

Barclay married Anne Madden, an Irish girl from Tipperary, in 1855.[1] They had quadruplets in 1857: Simon[2], James[3], Patrick[4] and Charles.[5] Simon died at three days[6], and Patrick died aged 9 in 1866.[7] Two other sons, John born 1858[8], and Martin born in 1860[9] also died as infants.

Barclay opened the Bald Hills Hotel on 4 August 1860:

"Since Saturday Mr James Barclay has opened a public house in the said locality, called " The Bald Hills Hotel," and as Mrs Barclay is presiding over the household - the lady who presented her lord and master with four pledges of conjugal affection at one birth - we have no doubt that their establishment will be extensively patronised by all classes of the community."[10]

He was still the publican in June 1861.[11]

Ann Barclay died in 1864, aged 32.[12]

Legacy

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Notes


References

  1. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1855 Marriages, Ref. No. 2262, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  2. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1857 Births, Ref. No. 10577, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  3. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1857 Births, Ref. No. 10578, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  4. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1857 Births, Ref. No. 10579, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  5. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1857 Births, Ref. No. 10580, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  6. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1857 Deaths, Ref. No. 4753, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  7. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1866 Deaths, Ref. No. 5125, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  8. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1858 Deaths, Ref. No. 1746, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  9. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1860 Deaths, Ref. No. 5576, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998
  10. 1860 'CRESWICK NEWS.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 6 August, p. 4, viewed 9 July, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66057483
  11. 1861 'PUBLICANS' LICENSES.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 24 June, p. 2 Supplement: SUPPLEMENT TO THE STAR., viewed 9 July, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66340154
  12. Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1864 Deaths, Ref. No. 5654, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998


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