John Butt was born 1811 in Sutton Poyntz, Dorset, England, United Kingdom to Robert Butt (1779-1844) and Mary Whittle (c1783-1850) and died 8 January 1869 Murrumbateman, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Elizabeth Puckett Thorn (c1810-1881) 25 December 1834 in St Andrews, Preston, Dorset, England, United Kingdom.

He arrived in New South Wales on 22 April 1856 on the Herald as a free settler.


Offspring of John Butt and Elizabeth Puckett Thorn (c1810-1881)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Anne Priscilla Downton Butt (1835-1838)
Elizabeth Anne Thorne Butt (1837-1915)
George William Thorne Butt (c1839-1917)
Henry Frederick Butt (c1842-1927)
Jane Mary Butt (c1844-1937)
James Butt (c1847-1847)
Frances Ann Thorn Butt (1850))

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