All I am certain of at the moment is regarding James Allingham, who was born in Dorset, England 1811. James died 17 February 1884 in Ashbourne, South Australia, at 72 years of age. m. Ann Short. Ann was born 1805. Ann died 19 February 1886 in Ashbourne, South Australia, at 80 years of age. South Australian Marriages-Index of Registrations 1842-1916, District of Strathalbyn, Sth Australia, bk 81 p.784, named in the registration of his daughter's marriage to William Jones, 31 Dec 1869. Also mentioned in the BISA Vol. 1, p. 20.
James Allingham and Ann Short had the following children: Jane Allinghame, born 1845 (my ancestor), Joseph Stephen Allinghame Known as Stephen),born 1845, and James Allingham b. Abt. 1846- and their descendants.
James Allingham Arr. SA 10 Nov. 1848 on the BUSSORAH MERCHANT, with his 3 children, Joseph Steven Allingham, James Allingham and Jane Allingham.His wife is not mentioned in the passenger lists. This information relies on the entry cited below:- "South Australians" CD has entry:- A1022 ALLINGHAM James Birth: c1811 ENG RDC Death: 17.2.1884 Ashbourne SA [RDC= Reg. Death Certificate] Burial : Ashbourne SA [Family Record] Arr SA: 10.11.1848 from ENG BUSSORAH MERCHANT [unspecified Shipping Record SRU] Occup: farmer [RDC] Residence : Ashbourne RDC Spouse : unknown Children : Joseph Stephen (c1845 -14.4.1924 ), others Chn source summary: Family Oral tradition, RDC, C-I (Ashbourne), Northern Observer 19.4. Other Information: Joseph was known as Stephen ALLINGAME. Contributor: W 166U" [= W. E. Whitehead, 65 Caroline St Moonta SA 5558]