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Isaac Scott Nind
Family Name: Nind  Variant Spellings:  
Given Names: Isaac Scott
DOB August 1798
DOD 19 August 1868 
Place of Birth:
Place of Death: Liverpool, NSW 
Age at Death: 70
Qualifications: LSA 1820
Other Occupations:
Spouse: Maria Anne Thompson m.1858 Sydney, NSW
Children: Five daughters 1858-1867
Voyages: Unknown voyage from England 1826 approx.
  • "Amity" from Sydney arr. King George's Sound 25 December 1826
  • "Amity" from Swan River arr. Sydney 31 October 1829
  • Unknown voyage to England 1829
  • Unknown voyage from England 1833
  • "James Booth" dep. Sydney for London 20 March 1856
  • "British Merchant" from London arr. Sydney 29 december 1857
  • Came out as:  
    Date Settled Aus: by 1826
    Date of Departure:  
    First Registered: 1839 NSW No.11
    Off Register:  
    Addresses: Sydney NSW 1826
  • King George's Sound, WA 1826-1829
  • New South wales 1829
  • England 1830-1832 (shipping record)
  • New South Wales 1833
  • Paterson, NSW 1834-1855 (Sydney, Gazette, Maitland Mercury)
  • England 1856-1857 (shipping record)
  • New South Wales 1858
  • Liverpool, NSW 1859 onwards
  • Positions Held: Assistant Colonial Surgeon, NSW 1826
  • Medical Attendant IOFMU Paterson 1855 (Maitland Mercury)
  • Publications: Description of the natives of King George's Sound (Swan Colony) and adjoining country. Journal of the Royal Geographical Society, 1831;1:21-51
    Notes: Went with personnel of the 39th and 57th Regiments and convicts in "Amity" to Albany in 1826
  • He appears in some newspaper advertisements as J. or J. S. Nind
  • Acknowledgments: This record was updated in March 2005 with information supplied by Les Johnson of Lower Kalgan, WA
    References: New South Wales Medical Board. Minutes 7 January 1839 [registration of Isaac Scott Nind LAC London 13 July 1820]
  • Erickson R. Bicentennial dictionary of Western Australians. Nedlands, UWA Press, 1987-8 [born 1797 died 1868 to Albany on "Amity" 1826]
  • Cohen B.C. History of medicine in Western Australia. Perth : Paterson Brokensha, 1965: 26
  • Historical Records of Australia. Series III;6:41 [difficulties at King George's Sound]
  • Historical Records of Australia. I;XVII:274 [at King George's Sound 1826-1829, to England, returned to NSW 1833, missing chance of land grant]
  • Green N. Nyungar - the people. North Perth, W.A. : Creative Research in association with Mt. Lawley College, 1979
  • Shipping intelligence. Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser 3 November 1829 [Dr. Nind on "Amity" from Swan River]
  • Supreme Criminal Court. Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser 12 August 1834 [Isaac Scott Nind surgeon at Paterson's River]
  • Coroner's inquest. Maitland Mercury 15 August 1846 [evidence from Isaac Scott Nind surgeon Paterson River]
  • Spirit merchants. Maitland Mercury 23 February 1853 [Isaac Scott Nind at Paterson]
  • Medical [advertisement]. Maitland Mercury 22 September 1855 [J. S. Nind MD has ceased practising at Paterson, so medical attendant needed for IOFMU]
  • Shipping. Sydney Morning Herald 20 March 1856 [Dr. Nind on "James Booth" for London]
  • Shipping. Sydney Morning Herald 30 December 1857 [Dr. Nind on "British Merchant" from London]
  • Marriages. Maitland Mercury 6 November 1858 [at Sydney, Isaac Scott Nind to Maria Ann Thompson]
  • Murder near Liverpool. Sydney Morning Herald 6 September 1859 [Dr. Nind attends victim at Liverpool]
  • Death of Dr. I. S. Nind. Maitland Mercury 20 August 1868 [at Liverpool aged 70 leaving widow and 5 daughters, doctor at Paterson for nearly 30 years]
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    last updated 28-02-2012


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