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Zealandia
Ship: 1032 tons
Captain: Foster
Surgeon Superintendent:
Sailed London February 3rd 1862 - arrived Lyttleton May 23rd 1862

There was another ship (this ship) bearing the name which came out to the Dominion in the 'fifties, and she was also a fine vessel of 1032 tons. She was sent out by Willis, Gann and Co., and ran to Lyttelton on her maiden voyage in 1858 bringing out 400 immigrants from London. Captain Foster commanded the ship on each occasion when she came to New Zealand. The first Zealandia made six voyages to New Zealand.
White Wings Sir Henry Brett

Name Age County Occupation
Cabin Passengers
Blakiston Mr
Mrs
Child
Clifford Reverend Clifford
Mrs
2 children
Coare Mr
Coffin Mr
Cox Mr
Mrs
Child
Draper Mr
Fielden Mr
Gethin Mr
Gregory Mr
Hall Mr
Hilton Mr E C
Mr A
Helm Mr
Henry Mr
Johnstone Mr
Millers Mr
Mitchel Mr
Murdoch Mr
Rose Mr
Symington Mr
Mrs
Urquhart Mr
Walker Mr
Whitten Mr
Mr
Government Assisted Immigrants
Families & Children
Ahrens Carl F 26 Germany Blacksmith
Doris 24
Josephine Infant
Bennetts Edward 39 Cornwall Farm Labourer
Jane 37
Celia Ann 14 T/F to single women
Jane 11
Edward John 9
Tom 6
Bowie John 48 Ayr Farm Labourer
Mary 48
Helen 18 T/F to single women
Agnes 16 T/F to single women
Mary 14 T/F to single women
John 11
William 10
Jessie 4
Bradley Edward 49 Tyrone Farm Labourer
Alice 44
Hugh 20 T/F to single men
Isabella 17 T/F to single women
Ellen 14 T/F to single women
Ann Jane 9
Theresa 7
Madden Mary 18 T/F to single women Travelled with Bradley
Brown John 40 Down Farm Labourer
Mary Jean 40
William 18 T/F to single men
Jane 16 T/F to single women
Letitia 14 T/F to single women
Samuel 11
John 10
George 8
Ellen 6
Susanna Infant
Coleman Robert 23 Cavan Farm Labourer
Jane 19
Cornforth John 29 York Farm Labourer
Mary Ann 22
John Dewsbury 7
Herbert 6
Coulter Henry 30 Ayr Farm Labourer
Mary 25
Henry 4
Mary Ann Infant
Daily Robert 27 Waterford Labourer
Eliza Ann 20
Isabella 8 months
Dixon Hause 22 Down Farm Labourer
Eliza 22
Mary 1
Eliza Infant
Farrow Charles 37 Suffolk Plumber
Jane 36
Isabel 5
Frank 3
Finlay Samuel 45 Down Farmer
Samuel & Eleanor were the parents of Margaret Hamilton & Isabella Hampton
Eleanor 45
Samuel 18 T/F to single men
Fanny 16 T/F to single women
Stephen 11
Ellen 9
Rebecca 4
Gilpin George 25 Armagh Farm Labourer
Rosa 26
Thomas Henry 6 months
Hale William Henry 26 Hamptonshire Carpenter
Eliza 25
Hamilton Lewis 25 Down Farm Labourer
Margaret 22 Sister to Isabella Hampton
Stephen Zealandia Infant Born on board
Baptised 27/04/1862
Hampton Robert 30 Down Farm Labourer
Isabella 25 Sister to Margaret Hamilton
Moses 4
Margaret 2
Ellen Zealandia Infant Born on board 12/10/1862
Hoen John 23 Kinross Ploughman
Agnes 21
Jardine Alexander 24 Armagh Farm Labourer
Catherine 23
Isabella 6 months
Jardine Hugh 35 Ayr Farm Labourer
Agnes 31
Jebson John 43 Yorkshire Farm Labourer
Ann 43
Richard 22 T/F to single men
David 20 T/F to single men
Elizabeth Ann 18 T/F to single women
Joseph 16 T/F to single men
Mary Jane 11
John 10
Ada Henrietta 8
George 6
William Henry Infant
Kennedy Samuel 29 Antrim Labourer
Margaret 21
McCoukey John 24 Down Farm Labourer
Anna 28
Otterill Hugh H 23 Tyrone Farm Labourer
Alice 21
John Charles 1
Henry Infant
Quinn James 25 Antrim Labourer
Jane 31
Sheridan Patrick 28 Tyrone Farm Labourer
Mary Anne 25
Skilling James 50 Down Blacksmith
Ann 24
Sarah 25
Robert 10
Eliza 6
Smythe John Sarah 38 Armagh Farm Labourer
Sarah 43
Somerville George 21 Armagh Farm Labourer
Margaret 22
Sarah 7 months
Sowry Joseph 24 Yorkshire Farm Labourer
Hannah 24
Arthur Infant
Talbot John 47 Devonshire Farm Labourer
Sarah 45
John 16 T/F to single men
George 14 T/F to single men
Ellen 12 T/F to single women
Thomas 8
Mary Ann 6
Uprichard Joseph 26 Down Farm Labourer
Mary 25
Rebecca 3
John 2
Ellen Infant
Walsh Henry 41 Sussex Labourer
Mary Anne 38
Ward James 28 Down Farm Labourer
Sarah 26
Mary Jane 8
Harry 6
Elizabeth 2
Single Men
Bailey George 22 Cheshire Farm Labourer
Benson James 24 Yorkshire Farm Labourer
Branagh Thomas 21 Antrim Farm Labourer
Brown William 18 Down Farm Labourer
Callan William 21 Lanark Ploughman
Campbell David 18 Down Farm Labourer
Christie James 22 Down Farm Labourer
Cromie John 29 Down Farm Labourer
Doak James 32 Down Farm Labourer
Duan John 22 Tipperary Labourer
Duff William 26 Ayr Shepherd
Easton Samuel 50 Yorkshire Book Binder
Ann 15 T/F to single women
George 8 Yorkshire
Findlater Alexander 25 Wigton Ploughman
Finlay Samuel 18 Down Labourer
Glover John 28 Leicestershire Labourer
Hamilton John 26 Down Farm Labourer
Haskitt John 22 Tipperary Farm Labourer
Eliza 19 T/F to single women
Hill Peter 20 Middlesex Labourer
Hogan Michael 20 Tipperary Labourer
Huddy Thomas 25 Cornwall Farm Labourer
Hutchins John Henry 26 Isle of Man Farm Labourer
Jebson Richard 22 Yorkshire Labourer
David 20 Yorkshire Labourer
Joseph 16 Yorkshire Labourer
Lucas Mary 25 T/F to single women Travelled with Haskitt
Johnston Philip 21 Antrim Farm Labourer
Johnston James 21 Down Farm Labourer
Johnstone Thomas 18 Down Farm Labourer
Laffy Patrick 24 Galway Farm Labourer
Eleanor 22 T/F to single women
Livingstone William 23 Fife Farm Labourer
Lyndon Thomas Cole 20 Devonshire Farm Labourer
Macartney Thomas K 21 Antrim Farm Labourer
William John 26 Antrim Farm Labourer
Hugh 20 Antrim Farm Labourer
McAnulty Francis 22 Armagh Farm Labourer
McCau William 25 Ayr Shepherd
McCullough William 32 Middlesex Tailor
McCutcheon Hugh 24 Down Farm Labourer
Morrissey Edmond 32 Kerry Labourer
Price Samuel 18 Down Farm Labourer
Rice Hans 21 Down Farm Labourer
Rose Daniel 21 Lanark Joiner
Smellie Robert 21 Lanark Joiner
Stewart Robert 23 Down Farm Labourer
Talbot John 16 Devonshire Labourer
George 14 Devonshire
Ward Joseph Yorkshire SCHOOLMASTER
Warren George 17 Sufffolk Farm Labourer
Eliza 14 T/F to single women
Emma 12 T/F to single women
Welch John 21 Ayr Farm Labourer
Wethereal William 19 Armagh Farm Labourer
Wilson Archibald 20 Down Farm Labourer
Wilson Arthur 21 Antrim Farm Labourer
Wood Benjamin 21 Middlesex Labourer
Single Women
Atkinson Margaret 34 Down Domestic Servant
Mary Margaret 14 Down
Bennetts Celia Ann 14 Cornwall Farm Servant
Bowie Halen 18 Ayr Domestic Servant
Agnes 16 Ayr Domestic Servant
Mary 14 Ayr
Bradley Isabella 17 Tyrone Domestic Servant
Ellen 14 Tyrone
Brown Jane 16 Down Domestic Servant
Letitia 14 Down
Carr Ellen 22 Galway Domestic Servant
Duan Elizabeth 19 Tipperary Domestic Servant
Easton Ann 15 Yorkshire Domestic Servant
Finlay Fanny 16 Down Domestic Servant
Grany Ellen 14 Cork Laundress
Hadiven Mary 27 Cumberland Domestic Servant
Hammer Sarah Ann 30 Middlesex Housekeeper
Haskitt Eliza 19 Tipperary Domestic Servant
Henry Catherine 20 Kirkudbright Domestic Servant
Jebsen Elizabeth A 18 Yorkshire Domestic Servant
Johnstone Anne M 25 Limerick
Charles 3
Laffy Eleanor 22 Galway Domestic Servant
Lucas Mary 25 Tipperary Domestic Servant
Madden Mary 18 Tyrone Domestic Servant
Mahon Isabella I 23 Leitrim Domestic Servant
Maxwell Kitty 22 Tipperary Domestic Servant
McAnulty Mary 19 Armagh Domestic Servant
Moran Sarah 20 Tipperary Domestic Servant
Russell Mary Ann 26 Tyrone Domestic Servant
Skilling Sarah 25 Down Needlewoman
Smith Elizabeth 27 Yorkshire Domestic Servant
Talbot Ellen 12 Devonshire
Warren Eliza 14 Suffolk
Emma 12 Suffolk
Watson Isabella 25 Lanark Dairymaid
                     
HAMPTON family:
Robert Hampton, (son of Moses,) & his wife Isabella (Finlay)  daughter of Samuel Finlay & his wife Elleanor (Hamilton), sailed on the Zealandia, leaving London, 5 th February 1862, arriving Lyttleton 24th May 1862. With them were their 2 children Moses age 4yrs & Margaret age 2yrs. on the 12th May 1862, their daughter Ellen Zealandia was born, (ref BT 158/2 entry No 638) report filed by the Master John Foster, in Liverpool, June 1863. The actual date of birth was 12 May 1862, this from a Ships Birth record. As a child we were shown a Certificate, or similar,  which showed Ellen born at Sea, & with the middle name Zealandia, however the only other time I have seen the name was on the Ellen's Will. Ellen was my Gt Grandmother. In 1882, Ellen Hampton married John Phair, a labourer, also from the Townland of Clare in County Down. They lived in Canterbury, West Melston, Templeton areas. about 1900, the younger children show at school in Woodvile. The family moved further North to Hastings where they seem to have remained until about 1920, before moving back to Christchurch area. If you have a connection with this family or would like to know more please contact Mary Legarth.

Copyright Denise & Peter 2000 - 2007

Reference
Archives New Zealand IMCH4/40
Lyttelton Times May 24th 1862