William Doak was born 1 January 1816 in Ballydian, County Down, Ireland to John Doak (c1782-) and Catherine Unknown and died 16 March 1860 at Gara Station in Armidale, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Jane Patterson (1819-1892) 1 July 1840 in Killyleagh, County Down, Ireland.

He and his family sailed as "bounty immigrants" on the Herald, leaving Greenock, Scotland on 10 Oct 1843, arriving 9 Jan 1844 in Sydney.


Offspring of William Doak and Jane Patterson (1819-1892)
Name Birth Death Joined with
William John Doak (1841-1920)
Robert Doak (1843-1929) 12 September 1843 Greenock, Scotland, United Kingdom 20 August 1929 Harriett Carpenter (1849-1892)

James Doak (1849-1890)
Mary Jane Doak (1851-c1899)
Margaret Doak (1854-1921)
Elizabeth Doak (1856-1936)
Grace Doak (1859-1929) December 1859 20 December 1929 Walcha, New South Wales, Australia Robert George Lisle (c1856-1948)

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