John Meaker was born 1831 in High Ham, Somerset, England, United Kingdom to George Meaker (1802-1874) and Lucy Ann Hayes (1803-1866) and died 30 August 1863 Numbugga, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Mary Martin (c1833-1861) 1,852 in Muchelney, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. He married Susan Whitby (1840-1923) 1861 in Candelo, New South Wales, Australia.

He arrived in New South Wales on 5 May 1856 on the Phoebe Dunbar.


Offspring of John Meaker and Mary Martin (c1833-1861)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Oliver John Meaker (c1854-1883)
Harriet Ann Meaker (1857-1949)
Maria Meaker (1858-1924)
Thomas Meaker (1859-)
Mary Meaker (1860-)

Offspring of John Meaker and Susan Whitby (1840-1923)
Name Birth Death Joined with
William Meaker (1861-1935)
Lucy Meaker (1863-1863)


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