My Great-Great Grandfather was Thomas Peterkin Chr 20 Oct 1838 Mortlach,Banff, Scotland Marr 14 July 1870 St Thomas, Port Macquarie to Mary Ann Churchill.Reg No.3244 Thomas's parents are John Peterkin & Ann Watt Mary's parents are John Churchill & Ann Nixon Death 28 Feb 1879 Nambucca River, Aged 39. John Peterkin & Ann Watt mar 21 june 1834 Chapel of Garioch,Aberdeen,Scotland. SIBLINGS John Chr19 apr 1835,Hennrietta Marion Chr 23 Dec 1836 both at Mortlach, Bannffshire.Possibly more siblings.In 1881 cencus Ann was widowed aged 71 with son James aged 20, born 1861. John possibly died abt 1862 as I found a marriage of possibkly another child of theirs and John was dead. The marriage was of an ANN to ? Mcdonald in 1862. AnnSnr had a grandson John Macdonald,born 1861, in her household in the 1881 cencus. Have not pursued John Peterkin of late, been busy on other lines. My line is as follows, Thomas Peterkin, Alexander Peterkin,16 Nov 1876--25 Aug 1971 Frederick Thomas Peterkin, 8 Aug 1901--27 Sep 1986. John Raymond Peterkin 1926------ Hope this is of some help. Judi.