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FREDERICK JAMES BARTON (Medical Officer – Brisbane Hospital 1851-1864)
Born 19 June 1826 and Died 30 August 1863 at his post at Brisbane Hospital, aged around 37
Obituary in The Courier – 18 Sep 1863 - https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/3165772
“Dr Barton arrived in Brisbane in the year 1849”
Buried Paddington Cemetery
Founder of the Qld Philosophical Society – Hon Sec 1859
Metereological Observer for Brisbane 1861
Parents of Dr Frederick James BARTON (1826-1863)
Albert BARTON (1828- 23 Feb 1864, Brisbane)
JOHN BARTON & ELIZABETH BECK (Ancestry – no references)
SONS: (Ancestry – no references)
FREDERICK JAMES BARTON (born 19 June 1826, Ireland -died 1863 Qld)
ALBERT BORN (1828 – died 1864 Brisbane Qld)
All other family trees show No Parents
Married 1855 Ipswich, Moreton Bay County of Stanley, NSW to:
Susan Elizabeth Frances WARRY (1 Feb 1834 Miserton, Somerset- 8 Nov 1903 Queensland)
FREDERICK JAMES BARTON Died 31 August 1863 Queensland
Buried Paddington Cemetery, Milton, Brisbane City
Florence BARTON born 14 July 1857, Brisbane
Amy Symes BARTON born 20 June 1859 Brisbane and died 10 July 1913, Queensland
Paul BARTON Born 2 April 1861 Brisbane and died 14 August 1861 Brisbane
Elizabeth Ella BARTON Born 18 June 1862 Brisbane and died 2 Feb 1864 Brisbane
Amy and Florence BARTON
Born and lived in a stone house at the corner of North Quay and Ann Streets, the site of the general hospital and present site of the Supreme Court. Step father after the death of Frederick James Barton was Dr Hugh Bell and lived Milton Road.

Revision as of 20:46, 17 September 2022

The immigrant ship Artemisia, The Illustrated London News, 12 August 1848, State Library of Queensland


Born 1817 in Ireland (44 years of age on 1861 Census for UK)

Medical Record – Graduated as MD King’s College, Aberdeen 1857; FRCS England 1856; M 1841; (Dub); FRGS; Medical Officer and Public Vaccinator Leadenham district Sleaford Union and Fulbeck District, Neward Union; District Medical Officer Great Northern Railway

Surgeon on the Artemisia 1848-1849

Post 1854 Experiences

GEORGE K BARTON Married Rhoda DODDS (she was born c1821 Ireland)

Children born Hong Kong, Ireland and England.

Surgeon General Hospital Hong Kong, and Resident Surgeon POSN Co. at Hong Kong. Contrib. “Observations on Hong Kong Fever” Dublin Quarterly Journal 1851.

1861 Census Living Kensington, London

1881 Census Living Fulbeck, Bayards Leap, Lincolnshire

WILL-PROBATE - BARTON, George Kingston M.D.

Personal Estate 5,732.3.4 pounds

29 July. The Will of George Kingston Barton formerly of Shanghai in China but late of Fulbeck in the County of Lincoln M.D. who died 13 July 1890 at Fulbeck was proved at the Principal Registry by James Kingston Barton of 2 Courtfields road South Kensington in the County of Middlesex, Surgeon, the son, and Louisa Barton of Fulbeck, spinster the daughter and Executors [1]

See also



Further Reading

Q. Is he a brother of FREDERICK JAMES BARTON (One of the first surgeons at BRISBANE HOSPITAL)


  1. Researched by Dr Dorothy Wickham Feb 2022

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