Margaret Kelly

F, #14601, d. 1940

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Marriage1872Margaret was married to John McMahon, son of Edward McMahon and Frances Linn, in 1872 at Terang, VIC, Australia.1
Death1940Margaret Kelly died in 1940 at Camperdown, VIC, Australia.1

Also Known As

DescriptionDateName
Married NameHer married name was McMahon.

Family with

John McMahon b. 1842, d. 19 Nov 1930
Children
Last Edited3 Sep 2006

Citations

  1. [S621] David Allen, "The Family of John & Margaret McMahon," e-mail to Robert Mote, September 2006.

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Mary Ann Weeks

F, #14602, b. 1836, d. 1917
FatherJohn Weeks b. 1811, d. 1881
MotherHannah Hayter b. 1815, d. 1893

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Birth1836Mary Ann Weeks was born in 1836 at England.1
She was the daughter of John Weeks and Hannah Hayter.
Baptism26 June 1836Mary Ann Weeks was baptized on Sunday, 26 June 1836 at England.1
Marriage23 July 1850She witnessed the marriage of Samuel Sheather and Eliza Ann Weeks on 23 July 1850 at St Johns Church, Camden, NSW, Australia.2,1
Marriage20 February 1856Mary Ann was married to Spencer Sheather, son of James Sheather and Mary Jane Milham, on Wednesday, 20 February 1856 at Camden, NSW.1
Death1917Mary Ann Weeks died in 1917 at Young, NSW, Australia.3

Also Known As

DescriptionDateName
Married Name1856As of 20 February 1856, her married name was Sheather.

Voyages

DateDetails
1837Mary Ann Weeks was a passenger aboard The Ship Brothers which sailed from London, England, in 1837 and arrived in Sydney, NSW on 8 April 1837 under the Master Robert Towns.

Family with

Spencer Sheather b. 2 Jan 1831, d. 16 Nov 1907
Children
ChartsDescendant Chart - Thomas Sheather
Last Edited2 Aug 2013

Citations

  1. [S1007] John Weeks, "Eliza Ann Weeks & Family," e-mail to Robert Mote, July 2013.
  2. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Denomination: Church of England, Parish: Camden; St John's; Oaks; Picton; Stonequarry Volume Reference: V1850267 36B Registration Year: 1850.
  3. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Registration: Young; Year: 1917; Number: 8972.
  4. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Camden, Registration Year: 1856, Registration Number: 3936.
  5. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Camden, Registration Year: 1857, Registration Number: 5859.
  6. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Wagga Wagga, Registration Year: 1859, Registration Number: 13190.
  7. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Camden, Registration Year: 1861, Registration Number: 6235.
  8. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Camden, Registration Year: 1863, Registration Number: 6662.
  9. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Goulburn, Registration Year: 1867, Registration Number: 9263.
  10. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Goulburn, Registration Year: 1870, Registration Number: 9663.
  11. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Goulburn, Registration Year: 1872, Registration Number: 10056.
  12. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Goulburn, Registration Year: 1874, Registration Number: 11217.
  13. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Goulburn, Registration Year: 1877, Registration Number: 11863.
  14. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Goulburn, Registration Year: 1879, Registration Number: 13818.

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Jane Beech

F, #14603

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Marriage1864Jane was married to George Sheather, son of James Sheather and Mary Jane Milham, in 1864 at Chiltern, VIC, Australia.1

Also Known As

DescriptionDateName
Name VariationJane Beech was also known as Jane Veach.1
Married Name1864As of 1864, her married name was Sheather.

Family with

George Sheather b. 12 May 1833, d. 12 Jun 1904
Children
ChartsDescendant Chart - Thomas Sheather
Last Edited11 Apr 2002

Citations

  1. [S295] C J Potter, George Potters Obituary in "George Sheather," listserve message 10 April 2002.
  2. [S51] Various, Sheather List, record # 22.

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Mary Crane

F, #14604, b. 5 August 1852, d. 7 March 1923
Mary Crane & George Sheather
FatherJohn Crane1 b. 1811, d. 19 Jul 1895
MotherMary Anne Fuller1 b. 25 Jul 1832, d. 28 Dec 1910

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Birth5 August 1852Mary Crane was born on Thursday, 5 August 1852 at Jillengroo, Gundagai, NSW, Australia.1
She was the daughter of John Crane and Mary Anne Fuller.1
Baptism18 February 1853Mary Crane was baptized on Friday, 18 February 1853 at Camden, NSW, Australia.1
Marriage3 February 1873Mary was married to George Sheather, son of James Sheather and Mary Jane Milham, on Monday, 3 February 1873 at St John's Church of England, Gundagai, NSW, Australia.2
Death7 March 1923Mary Crane died on Wednesday, 7 March 1923 at Adelong Crossing, Tumblong, NSW, Australia, at age 70.1,3
Burial8 March 1923She was buried on 8 March 1923 at South Gundagai cemetery, Gundagai, NSW, Australia.1

Also Known As

DescriptionDateName
Married Name1873As of 3 February 1873, her married name was Sheather.

Family with

George Sheather b. 12 May 1833, d. 12 Jun 1904
Children
ChartsDescendant Chart - Thomas Sheather
Descendant Chart - William Fuller
Last Edited9 Dec 2008

Citations

  1. [S18] Phil Sheather, "Sheather Families," e-mail to Robert Mote, various.
  2. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Marriage Registration: Gundagai, Registration Year: 1873, Registration Number: 2633.
  3. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Death Registration: Gundagai; Year of Registration: 1923; Registration No.: 3346.
  4. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Gundagai, Registration Year: 1874, Registration Number: 11821.
  5. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Gundagai, Registration Year: 1875, Registration Number: 12348.
  6. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Gundagai, Registration Year: 1877, Registration Number: 13032.
  7. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Gundagai, Registration Year: 1879, Registration Number: 14899.
  8. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Gundagai, Registration Year: 1881, Registration Number: 16538.
  9. [S51] Various, Sheather List, Record: 22.
  10. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Gundagai, Registration Year: 1886, Registration Number: 21865.
  11. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Gundagai, Registration Year: 1890, Registration Number: 15516.
  12. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Gundagai, Registration Year: 1891, Registration Number: 15708.
  13. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Gundagai, Registration Year: 1897, Registration Number: 22094.

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Sarah Funnell

F, #14605, b. 10 April 1835, d. 13 July 1918
FatherJames Funnell1 b. 20 Mar 1796, d. 29 Sep 1839
MotherSarah Wright1 b. c 1797, d. 23 May 1881

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Birth10 April 1835Sarah Funnell was born on Friday, 10 April 1835 at "Macquarie Grove", Cobbity, NSW, Australia.1
She was the daughter of James Funnell and Sarah Wright.1
Marriage26 April 1861Sarah was married to Frederick Kyle Sheather, son of James Sheather and Mary Jane Milham, on Friday, 26 April 1861 at St Paul's Church of England, Cobbity, NSW, Australia.2,1
Death13 July 1918Sarah Funnell died on Saturday, 13 July 1918 at the Podmore residence, Moss Vale, NSW, Australia, at age 83.1,3

Also Known As

DescriptionDateName
Married Name1861As of 26 April 1861, her married name was Sheather.2

Newspaper Articles

NewspaperDateContent
The Gundagai Independant, Gundagai, NSW, Australia18 July 1918Sarah Funnell was mentioned in an article in The Gundagai Independant, Gundagai, NSW, Australia, on Thursday, 18 July 1918 as follows:

MRS. FRED. SHEATHER.

One of Gundagai's very old residents in the person of Mrs. Frederick Sheather, died at the residence of her daughter, Mrs. Podmore, Moss Vale, on Saturday last. Deceased was born at Camden over 83 years ago, and was there married to Mr Fred. Sheather. The pair came to Gundagai 45 years ago, and resided here until a few years back, when they went Camdenwards. About eight months ago they returned to this district, and lived for a while with one of her daughters, Mrs Cook, Mundarlo. Deceased is survived by her husband, two daughters (Mrs Podmore, Moss Vale, and Mrs Cook, Mundarlo), and four sons (Mr. Alf. Sheather, of Gundagai, Mr George Sheather, of Gocup, and Messrs. Fred. and Bert. Sheather, Gundagai). Thirty two grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren also survive. One grandson was killed at the war. The funeral took place at Camden on Monday.3

Family with

Frederick Kyle Sheather b. 5 Aug 1836, d. 19 May 1922
Children
ChartsDescendant Chart - Thomas Sheather
Last Edited11 May 2014

Citations

  1. [S65] Debbie Warburton, "Federick Sheather Tree," e-mail to Robert Mote, 12 August 1999, record # 1.
  2. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Marriage Registration: Camden; Year of Registration: 1861; Registration No.: 1546.
  3. [S999] Trove, online http://trove.nla.gov.au
  4. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Camden; Year of Registration: 1862; Registration No.: 6532.
  5. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Birth Registration: Paddington; Year: 1873; No: 4576.
  6. [S51] Various, Sheather List, record # 23.
  7. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Registration: Camden; Registration Year: 1869; Registration Number: 9311.
  8. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Registration: Camden; Registration Year: 1871; Registration Number: 8603.
  9. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Registration: Camden; Registration Year: 1873; Registration Number: 11529.
  10. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Registration: Gundagai; Registration Year: 1874; Registration Number: 11896.

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John Weeks

M, #14606, b. 1811, d. 1881
FatherJohn Weeks
MotherHannah Vic(k)ary1

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Birth1811John Weeks was born in 1811 at Handley, Dorset, England.
He was the son of John Weeks and Hannah Vic(k)ary.1
Marriage12 September 1833John was married to Hannah Hayter on Thursday, 12 September 1833 at Handley, England.1
Death1881John Weeks died in 1881 at Australia.2

Voyages

DateDetails
1837John Weeks was a passenger aboard The Ship Brothers which sailed from London, England, in 1837 and arrived in Sydney, NSW on 8 April 1837 under the Master Robert Towns.

Family with

Hannah Hayter b. 1815, d. 1893
Children
Last Edited2 Aug 2013

Citations

  1. [S162] Kay Williams, "Weeks/Hayter," e-mail to Robert Mote, 4 August 2000.
  2. [S1007] John Weeks, "Eliza Ann Weeks & Family," e-mail to Robert Mote, July 2013.

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Hannah Hayter

F, #14607, b. 1815, d. 1893

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Birth1815Hannah Hayter was born in 1815 at Berwick St John, Wiltshire, England.1,2
Marriage12 September 1833Hannah was married to John Weeks, son of John Weeks and Hannah Vic(k)ary, on Thursday, 12 September 1833 at Handley, England.1
Death1893Hannah Hayter died in 1893 at Australia.2

Also Known As

DescriptionDateName
Married Name1833As of 12 September 1833, her married name was Weeks.

Voyages

DateDetails
1837Hannah Hayter was a passenger aboard The Ship Brothers which sailed from London, England, in 1837 and arrived in Sydney, NSW on 8 April 1837 under the Master Robert Towns.

Family with

John Weeks b. 1811, d. 1881
Children
Last Edited2 Aug 2013

Citations

  1. [S162] Kay Williams, "Weeks/Hayter," e-mail to Robert Mote, 4 August 2000.
  2. [S1007] John Weeks, "Eliza Ann Weeks & Family," e-mail to Robert Mote, July 2013.

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James Wright

M, #14608

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Marriage20 February 1856James Wright was married to Mary Jane Sheather, daughter of James Sheather and Mary Jane Milham, on Wednesday, 20 February 1856 at Camden, NSW, Australia.1

Family with

Mary Jane Sheather b. 24 Jan 1839, d. 29 Aug 1880
Children
ChartsDescendant Chart - Thomas Sheather
Last Edited7 Oct 2000

Citations

  1. [S51] Various, Sheather List, Record: 24.
  2. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Registration: Newcastle; Year: 1856; Number: 6178.
  3. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Registration: Newcastle; Year: 1858; Number: 9969.
  4. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Place of Registration: Newcastle; Year: 1860; Number: 9852.

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Frances Freeman

F, #14609, b. 7 July 1817, d. 6 March 1885
FatherRichard Freeman b. 1789, d. 5 Nov 1830
MotherHannah Sheather b. 14 Oct 1795, d. 28 Dec 1866
Relationships1st cousin 5 times removed of Robert Mote
4th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sheather

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Birth7 July 1817Frances Freeman was born on Monday, 7 July 1817 at England.
She was the daughter of Richard Freeman and Hannah Sheather.
Marriage13 May 1839Frances Freeman was married to Richard Cook on Monday, 13 May 1839 at Sydney, NSW, Australia.1
Death6 March 1885Frances Freeman died on Friday, 6 March 1885 at NSW, Australia, at age 67.

Also Known As

DescriptionDateName
Married Name1839As of 13 May 1839, her married name was Cook.

Voyages

DateDetails
1838Frances Freeman was a passenger aboard The Ship Alfred which sailed from England in 1838 and arrived in Sydney, NSW in January 1839.

Family with

Richard Cook
Child
ChartsDescendant Chart - Thomas Sheather
Last Edited28 Oct 2007

Citations

  1. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Parish of Registration: Sydney, Scots Church; Year: 1839; Number: V1839505 73A.
  2. [S467] Victor Cyril Cottle, "M J Sheather's Descendants," e-mail to Robert Mote, 3 June 2004.

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Winifred Freeman

F, #14610, b. 26 December 1824, d. 25 September 1874
FatherRichard Freeman b. 1789, d. 5 Nov 1830
MotherHannah Sheather b. 14 Oct 1795, d. 28 Dec 1866
Relationships1st cousin 5 times removed of Robert Mote
4th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sheather

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Birth26 December 1824Winifred Freeman was born on Sunday, 26 December 1824.
She was the daughter of Richard Freeman and Hannah Sheather.
Marriage5 August 1846Winifred was married to James Humphreys on Wednesday, 5 August 1846.
Death25 September 1874Winifred Freeman died on Friday, 25 September 1874 at age 49.

Also Known As

DescriptionDateName
Married Name1846As of 5 August 1846, her married name was Winifred Humphreys.

Voyages

DateDetails
1838Winifred Freeman was a passenger aboard The Ship Alfred which sailed from England in 1838 and arrived in Sydney, NSW in January 1839.
ChartsDescendant Chart - Thomas Sheather
Last Edited15 Oct 1999

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Elizabeth Freeman

F, #14611, b. 18 October 1825
FatherRichard Freeman b. 1789, d. 5 Nov 1830
MotherHannah Sheather b. 14 Oct 1795, d. 28 Dec 1866
Relationships1st cousin 5 times removed of Robert Mote
4th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sheather

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Birth18 October 1825Elizabeth Freeman was born on Tuesday, 18 October 1825.
She was the daughter of Richard Freeman and Hannah Sheather.

Voyages

DateDetails
1838Elizabeth Freeman was a passenger aboard The Ship Alfred which sailed from England in 1838 and arrived in Sydney, NSW in January 1839.
ChartsDescendant Chart - Thomas Sheather
Last Edited12 Sep 1999

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Trayton Freeman

M, #14612, b. 1830
FatherRichard Freeman b. 1789, d. 5 Nov 1830
MotherHannah Sheather b. 14 Oct 1795, d. 28 Dec 1866
Relationships1st cousin 5 times removed of Robert Mote
4th great-grandson of Thomas Sheather

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Birth1830Trayton Freeman was born in 1830.
He was the son of Richard Freeman and Hannah Sheather.

Also Known As

DescriptionDateName
Name VariationTrayton Freeman was also known as Stephen.

Voyages

DateDetails
1838Trayton Freeman was a passenger aboard The Ship Alfred which sailed from England in 1838 and arrived in Sydney, NSW in January 1839.
ChartsDescendant Chart - Thomas Sheather
Last Edited12 Sep 1999

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Richard Cook

M, #14613

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
BirthRichard Cook was born.
Marriage13 May 1839He was married to Frances Freeman, daughter of Richard Freeman and Hannah Sheather, on Monday, 13 May 1839 at Sydney, NSW, Australia.1

Family with

Frances Freeman b. 7 Jul 1817, d. 6 Mar 1885
Child
ChartsDescendant Chart - Thomas Sheather
Last Edited28 Oct 2007

Citations

  1. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Parish of Registration: Sydney, Scots Church; Year: 1839; Number: V1839505 73A.
  2. [S467] Victor Cyril Cottle, "M J Sheather's Descendants," e-mail to Robert Mote, 3 June 2004.

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James Humphreys

M, #14614

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Marriage5 August 1846James was married to Winifred Freeman, daughter of Richard Freeman and Hannah Sheather, on Wednesday, 5 August 1846.
ChartsDescendant Chart - Thomas Sheather
Last Edited15 Oct 1999

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Henry Potter

M, #14615

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Marriage19 July 1847Henry was married to Harriet Sheather, daughter of Henry Sheather and Mary Button, on Monday, 19 July 1847 at Sydney, NSW, Australia.1
ChartsDescendant Chart - Thomas Sheather
Last Edited11 Oct 2000

Citations

  1. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Denomination: Church of England, Parish: Sydney, St Lawrence's, Volume Reference: V1847150 32C, Registration Year: 1847.

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John Thomas Higgins

M, #14616, b. circa 1814, d. 27 December 1877

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Birthcirca 1814John Thomas Higgins was born circa 1814 at London, England.1
Marriage27 April 1844John Thomas was married to Eliza Sheather, daughter of Henry Sheather and Mary Button, on Saturday, 27 April 1844 at Sydney, NSW, Australia.2
Death27 December 1877John Thomas Higgins died on Thursday, 27 December 1877 at Broughain Street, Glebe, NSW, Australia.1
Burial29 December 1877He was buried on 29 December 1877 at Balmain Cemetery, Balmain, NSW, Australia.3

Criminal Record

DatePlaceDetails
3 April 1837Central Criminal Court, London, EnglandJohn Thomas Higgins was indicted for stealing, on 4 March, 40 yards of Flannel........ the goods of Thomas Blakeman.

He was found guilty and sentenced to 7 years transportation. on 3 April 1837 at Central Criminal Court, London, England.

Voyages

DateDetails
4 October 1837John Thomas Higgins was a convict aboard The Ship Waterloo which sailed from Sheerness, Kent, England, on Wednesday, 4 October 1837 and arrived in Sydney, New South Wales on 8 February 1838. The Master was John Cow and the Surgeon was James Ellis.

Other Details

LabelDateDetails
Num ChildJohn Thomas Higgins had 2 sons and 3 daughters, according to his death certificate.

Family with

Eliza Sheather b. 21 Aug 1825, d. 1906
Children
ChartsDescendant Chart - Thomas Sheather
Last Edited23 Dec 2012

Citations

  1. [S899] Gai Griese, "John Thomas Higgins & Eliza Sheather," e-mail to Robert Mote, February 2011.
  2. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Denomination: Church of England, Parish: Sydney, St Lawrence's, Volume Reference: V1844121 29, Registration Year: 1844.
  3. [S106] Death Certificate, 1877/002420, Robert Mote, 1 Ringrose Crescent, Isaacs, ACT, Australia.
  4. [S959] Paul Thompson, "Eliza Jane Higgins," e-mail to Robert Mote, June 2011.
  5. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Denomination: Church of England, Parish: Sydney, St Lawrence's, Volume Reference: V1846498 31A, Registration Year: 1846.
  6. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Denomination: Church of England, Parish: Sydney, St Lawrence's, Volume Reference: V1848465 33A, Registration Year: 1848.
  7. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Denomination: Church of England, Parish: Sydney, St Lawrence's, Volume Reference: V18501241 35, Registration Year: 1850.

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Lucy Evenden1

F, #14617

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
BurialLucy Evenden was buried at Miller's Hill Cemetery, Corryong, VIC, Australia; the cemetery was established in 1869.2
MarriageShe was married to Frederick John Scammell.
Marriage30 March 1851Lucy Evenden was married to Reuben Sheather, son of Henry Sheather and Mary Button, on Sunday, 30 March 1851 at Yass, NSW, Australia.3

Also Known As

DescriptionDateName
Married NameHer married name was Scammell.
Married Name1851As of 30 March 1851, her married name was Sheather.3

Family with

Frederick John Scammell b. 1813, d. 1849
Children
ChartsDescendant Chart - Thomas Sheather
Last Edited11 May 2002

Citations

  1. [S298] Kim Sheather, "Various Sheather Data," e-mail to Robert Mote, 14 April 2002.
  2. [S20] Anonymous, Early Days of the Upper Murray, page: 80.
  3. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Denomination: Church of England, Parish: Gundaroo; Gunning; Yass, Volume Reference: V1851456 37B, Registration Year: 1851.
  4. [S20] Anonymous, Early Days of the Upper Murray, page: 118.
  5. [S20] Anonymous, Early Days of the Upper Murray, pages: 13 & 118.

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Elizabeth Rosina Sullivan

F, #14618, b. circa 1864, d. 1948

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Birthcirca 1864Elizabeth Rosina Sullivan was born circa 1864.
Marriage1887Elizabeth Rosina was married to Reuben Sheather, son of Henry Sheather and Mary Button, in 1887 at Victoria, Australia.
Death1948Elizabeth Rosina Sullivan died in 1948 at Oakleigh, VIC, Australia.1

Also Known As

DescriptionDateName
Married Name1887As of 1887, her married name was Sheather.

Family with

Reuben Sheather b. 8 Apr 1827, d. 29 Apr 1904
Children
ChartsDescendant Chart - Thomas Sheather
Last Edited11 Oct 2000

Citations

  1. [S41] Index of Deaths in Victoria, Vic Deaths 1921-85, Registration Number: 1877.

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Sarah Wheeler

F, #14619, b. 1834, d. 18 January 1882

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Birth1834Sarah Wheeler was born in 1834.1
Marriage17 May 1855She was married to Edgar Sheather, son of Henry Sheather and Mary Button, on Thursday, 17 May 1855 at Murrumbidgee District, NSW, Australia.2
Death18 January 1882Sarah Wheeler died on Wednesday, 18 January 1882 at VIC, Australia.1

Also Known As

DescriptionDateName
Name VariationSarah Wheeler was also known as Sal.3
Married Name1855As of 17 May 1855, her married name was Sheather.2

Family with

Edgar Sheather b. 25 Dec 1829, d. Aug 1889
Children
ChartsDescendant Chart - Thomas Sheather
Last Edited11 Oct 2000

Citations

  1. [S51] Various, Sheather List, Record: 29.
  2. [S2] Index of BDM records, NSW BDM, Denomination: Church of England, Parish: Murrumbidgee District, Volume Reference: V1855492 43B, Registration Year: 1855.
  3. [S20] Anonymous, Early Days of the Upper Murray, page: 80.
  4. [S18] Phil Sheather, "Sheather Families," e-mail to Robert Mote, various.

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Louisa Callaway1

F, #14620, b. circa 1844, d. 1936

Life Span

EVENTDATEDETAILS
Birthcirca 1844Louisa Callaway was born circa 1844 at Winterbourne, Salisbury, England.1
Marriage4 May 1861Louisa was married to James Emerson on Saturday, 4 May 1861 at Delegate, NSW, Australia.1
Marriage1885Louisa was married to Edgar Sheather, son of Henry Sheather and Mary Button, in 1885 at Victoria, Australia.
Death1936Louisa Callaway died in 1936 at Corryong, VIC, Australia.1

Also Known As

DescriptionDateName
Married NameHer married name was Emerson.
Married Name1885As of 1885, her married name was Sheather.

Voyages

DateDetails
circa 1859Louisa Callaway emigrated circa 1859 from England.1

Newspaper Articles

NewspaperDateContent
The Border Morning Mail, Albury, NSW, Australia7 April 1936Louisa Callaway had an obituary appear in The Border Morning Mail, Albury, NSW, Australia, on Tuesday, 7 April 1936 as follows:
UPPER MURRAY RESIDENT DIES

The death occurred at Corryong, where she was visiting, on Saturday night, of Mrs Louisa SHEATHER, who was almost 92 years of age, and who was the oldest resident in this district, where she resided for about 75 years, most of it being spent across the Murray, but for some years she had made her home in Walwa. The late Mrs Sheather was of a most cheerful disposition, and to the end took a keen interest in all movements. She was born at Winterbourne, Salisbury, England, and arrived in Australia with her parents when about 15 years of age. They settled in the South Coast of NSW, before coming to the Upper Murray. She married, first Mr Emerson, who died suddenly, leaving her with a young family of 10. Some years latter she married Mr Sheather and he was accidentally drowned, about four years later.

Members of her family are: Messrs. John (Tumbarumba), William (Jingellic), Fred and Charles (Leeton), Mrs RP Donelan (Talmalmo). Mrs Merritt and George (Narrandera). Three predeceased her. There are also 55 Grandchildren, about 103 great grandchildren.

The funeral took place in Walwa yesterday.1
The Narandera Argus, Narandera, NSW, Australia17 April 1936She was mentioned in an article in The Narandera Argus, Narandera, NSW, Australia, on Friday, 17 April 1936 as follows:

MRS. LOUISA SHEATHER

Tho death occurred at Corryong, where she was visiting, on 4th April, of Mrs. Louisa Sheather, who was al- most 92 years of age, and who was the oldest resident in the district, where she resided for about 75 years. The late Mrs. Sheather was of a most cheerful disposition, and took a keen interest in all movements.

She was born at Winterbourne (Eng land) and arrived in Australia with her parents when about- 15 years of age. They settled on the South Coast of N.S.W. before coming to the Upper Murray. She married, first Mr. Emerson, who died suddenly, leaving her with a young family of ten. Some years later she married Mr. Sheather, and he was accident ally drowned about four years later. Members of her family are: Messrs John (Tumbarumba), William (Jin- gellic), Fred and Charles (Leeton), Mrs. R. P. Donelan (Talmalmo), Mrs. Merrit and George (Narandera) Three predeceased her. There are also 55 grand children and about 103 great-grand children. ' The funeral took place In Walwa.2

Other Details

LabelDateDetails
Num Childbefore 1885Louisa Callaway and James Emerson had ten children.1
ChartsDescendant Chart - Thomas Sheather
Last Edited14 Jul 2014

Citations

  1. [S767] Julie McBride, "Louisa Callaway," e-mail to Robert Mote, July 2008.
  2. [S999] Trove, online http://trove.nla.gov.au

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