|Woods Coach and Horses Inn|
Land grants went to John Wood who was a free settler who arrived in 1818. There was large tracts of land in the Mulgoa area at Bingelly, 1650 acres in two parcels, the largest named Chipping . The Mulgoa area was taken up as grants from 1810. Early grants in the area also included those to Gregory Blaxland, John Piper, William Cox, Thomas Jamison, George Panton, John Smith, and Simeon Lord.
John Wood developed a large pastoral empire west of the Blue Mountains and by 1828 had 4,840 acres in the colony running large stocks of cattle and sheep.The first land granted in Hartley under Gov Brisbanes order’s were issued in 1823 was to J Birt and R Fellows each receiving 100 acres at Blaxlands Swamp. It was late in that year that John Wood of Bringelly obtained a ticket of Occupation for 3,000 acres about the same spot only a scrubby hill dividing it from Collitts on the north. .
In 1822 he was appointed to the Committee of the Agricultural Society of New South Wales at the Society's inaugural meeting.
The Agricultural Society of New South Wales was established in 1822. The Society aimed to further the quality of Australia's primary production, staging their first show in Parramatta in 1823. Hawkesbury Agricultural College was established as a result of the Society's movements towards establishing agricultural colleges and experimental farms.
In 1822 he forwarded a Memorial for grant of land & ticket of occupation over the Blue Mountains and was granted land in 1823. Allowed temporary occupation of land at Blaxland's Swamp for use as a grazing run .
In 1824 he Recommended to be made a Magistrate. By then he held tracts of land at Bringelly.
On Saturday, the 12th instant, the Lady of John Wood, Esq. of Chipping, Bringelly, of a son who was Joseph George
Thursday 24 June 1824
His son, Joseph George Woods, ran an Inn at Hartley that was referred to as Wood's Inn. but listed below as Coach & Horses Joseph married the daughter of Phillip Mycelchrane who owned the inn called the Eagle and Child.
(ANNIE MYLECHARANE, m. JOSEPH GEORGE WOOD, 27 March, 1849, Bowenfels by ,Rev Colin Stewart)
Their Children were:
Annie died aged 80 on 11th Jan 1906 at Waverly of heart failure
and old age. Joseph 21 Jun 1900 in Warren of Heart
Disease Annie had been born
on the 21
Dec 1826 in Ballaugh, Isle Of MAN, England
Josephs Brother John Butler Wood married
Elizabeth "Betsy" MYLECHARANE 22 Oct 1849 in Carcoar,
Wittnesses- Joseph Wood of Brudendah and Mary A Rotton of Bathurst. Minister- P.P. Agnew, Church Of England.
WOOD J. B. squatter Brundah Grenfell WOOD John sen. station manager Brundah Grenfell
WOOD, WILLIAM HENRY O'MALLEY (1856-1941), surveyor and banker, was born on 15 June 1856 at his family's station, Brundah, near Grenfell, New South Wales, fifth of fourteen children of John Butler Wood, a native-born pastoralist, and his wife Elizabeth, née Mylecharane, born at sea en route to Australia.
William was an unhappy boarder at Sydney Grammar School in 1866-68. After returning to Brundah, he worked as a farmer, drover and storekeeper and adopted the surname 'O'Malley Wood' to distinguish himself from other William Woods.
WOOD, Joseph George
Marriage: 27 Mar 1849 in Bowenfels
WOOD, Mary Jane Bolton
WOOD, John Butler
Marriage: 22 Oct 1849 in
Marriage: 15 Nov 1856 in
GOLDEN WEDDING. Sydney Morning Herald Tuesday 28th March 1899.
|before returning to New South Wales in August 1852 in the Louisa. On 10 November 1853 at Cobbity in the presence of Cowper he married Christiana Eliza (d.1889), daughter of Lieutenant John Wood, R.N.|
CA-TELLI--July 24, at St. Leonards Chinch. Noith
Snoie, bv the Rev. Denn Ronny, Potci Antonia, second son of M. A Cnstclli Esq . to Rebecci Aland , second dau.rhtci of the lito J. P. , Esq
|Sunv-von.-Mr, J. P. has been appointed a surveyor of the scoond class in tho department of tho Surveyor-General. 1858|
No. 019. By
100 acres of land promisid by Sir 'I humas Brisbane
lo Richnid Ftllows, described us follow«: situate in
the county of Westmoreland, parish unnamed, Blax-
land'» Swamp, bounded on the soulh by
land, commencing nt
Creek, on Hie cast by
a line north, on the north by a line west lo said
Creek, und on the west by that Creek.
Monday 23 June 1834
No. 759 by , of lluntei-sticct, Sydney, diaper, to u pleco ol pnrcel of I.Hld, pi omi'.eil by Governor King to Jumes Petts , cleve,Hied in follows;
situate, on the northern side- of Hnulci-tti-it, hound ed on the south Is Hint moil 1 chain 25 link«, on the easl hy n line iioitlieily t chain 58 links, on Hie ninth bv H hue w esleí l\ 7t links, mid on the we«t hy it line Miutliriit to Hie eoniineiiciiiir eorner 1 chain links.
No. 7C0. Hy , of llniilci-slie. 1, Sidney, di «pci, to n piece or pnicel oflnnil, churned by pns se-siou exceeding 20 jeai«, described ns tullo« s : st luiite rt the ci mci ol O'Connell-'tictt lind Hunter, siren, in the low n of Svdnej, bounded on Hie north bv mi allotment nrigmnllv «muled lo Laurence Bindi, but now the piopcrlv of the said , on the west hy O Connel l-tli eel, on Hie um III hy Hunter street, 1 chum 2 mid a bull links, mid on Hie rust by premises oí Join. Fawell.
No. 761. Bv - , of Kuntcr-strcet, Sjdney, diaper, to 9 mid H hull tods of land, promised by Governor Darling ti, Charles J hompson, de eribtd us follows: silunte- in U'Cuuiisllslieel, bounded on the 1101 Hi-west bv U'Cniiiiell-«lriel47 links, on the mu th- en« by 11 lum 120 links, on the »milli-enst by pall of the ninth-west bouudniy ol 's pictnises47 links, and 011 til« small-went hy u line tu ü'Cuiiuell sucel
No. 71)2. By , of Hunter-street, Sj liney, druper, lo a piece or pnrcel of land, pioniibcd bj Go vernor King lu Lum euee Buurj , siluule and bl lug in O'Connell-slieei, bounded on'Hie mu III by mi allot, mem leased from the Crown to Cluu les Thomson, on Hie south bj mhei premises ot the stud , lute the piopertj of.Mr. Samuel Tci ty, oil the east by o her piemi'es of said Woud, and on llie west by O'Connell-sireel.
Thursday 17 July 1834
.To be Sold by Private Contract,
ABOUT nine hundred acres of capital grass land, well watered at all sea sons, and fenced in with a ring-fence, known by the name of East Chipping, South Creek ;
bounded by the' lands of G. T. SAVAGE, G. WENTWORTH, and H. BAYLY, Esqrs., and Messrs. CCOPER anhd LEVEY'S respectively, a quantity has been cleared at each end, and adjoining G. T. SAVAGE, Esq. three small paddocks divi ded.
For particulars apply to Mr. , of , near Cox's River, the owner, or Messrs. Cooran and LEVaw, Sydney. June 3, 1831.
In the Court of Commissioners for Claims to Grants of Land
Mr Mansfield has the pleasure of announcing, that since the publication of his former Advertisements, hehas succeeded in establishing the following CLAIMS to DEEDS of GRANT under the GREAT SEAL of the Colony, the decisions of the Com- missioners having been given in favour of the Claimants: No.
619. , Esq., of Park, to 100 acres ot Blnxland's Swamp, West- moreland, promised to Richard Fellows.
643. Ditto, ditto, to 100 acres at the same place, promised to Birt.
< Thursday 7 January 1836
THE Commissioners for hearing and determining upon Claims to Grants of Land, within the colony of New South Wales, under the Act of the Governor and Council 4th William IV No. 9, do hereby give Notice, that the following Claims have been filed with their Secretary:- To wit: No. 643. By , settler, Park, to 100 acres of land, promised by Sir Thomas Brisbane to Birt, desscibed as follows : situated in the county of Westmoreland, parish unnamed, Blaxland Swamp, bounded on the south by R. Fellows, 100 acres, on the east by a hue north, on the north by a Hue west, and on the-west by the creek.
In the latest Bibliophile catalogue (No. 95, Australiana) there is
listed item 114, Land grant. 150 acres at Bringelly (just south of
Sydney) Granted on the 13th day of June 1823, 150 acres in the district
of Bringelly to John WOOD. The grant is signed by Governor Thos.
Brisbane, handwritten and printed on vellum complete with paper seal.
This land grant document is selling for $1045.00.
If there are any descendants of John Wood who are interested in this
document contact Bibliophile at 24A Glenmore Road Paddington on (02)9331