Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Helen Helinor “Nellie” WILLIAMSONAge: 6918731943

Name
Helen Helinor “Nellie” WILLIAMSON
Given names
Helen Helinor
Surname
WILLIAMSON
Nickname
Nellie
Also known as
Ellen Helena WILLIAMSON
Also known as
Helen Holenor WILLIAMSON
Married name
Helen Helinor BROWN
Also known as
Ellen Eleanor WILLIAMSON
Citation details: 14998/1873 WILLIAMSON ELLEN ELEANOR WALTER MARY ANN NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Birth December 5, 1873 27 25
Citation details: 14998/1873 WILLIAMSON ELLEN ELEANOR WALTER MARY ANN NEWCASTLE
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Birth of a brotherRobert Joseph WILLIAMSON
April 3, 1875 (Age 15 months)
Citation details: 15969/1875 WILLIAMSON ROBERT WALTER MARY A NEWCASTLE
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Death of a paternal grandfatherRobert WILLIAMSON
March 16, 1877 (Age 3)
Address: A.A. Company pit
Cause: Mine accident
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 75
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7153/1877 WILLIAMSON ROBERT AGE 76 YEARS DIED NEWCASTLE NEWCASTLE
Note: The following account of the accident was given by James Reid at the inquest held at the Duke of Edi…
Birth of a brotherEnoch Frank WILLIAMSON
June 28, 1877 (Age 3)
Citation details: 16922/1877 WILLIAMSON ENOCH F WALTER MARY A NEWCASTLE
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Birth of a brotherJoseph Walter WILLIAMSON
September 30, 1879 (Age 5)
Citation details: 19470/1879 WILLIAMSON JOSEPH WALTER MARY A NEWCASTLE
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Death of a maternal grandmotherSarah NICHOLSON
February 11, 1880 (Age 6)
Cause: Epithelial cancer of the face
Publication: Newcastle, NSW, 1880, NSW Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2003
Citation details: 1880/008468
Quality of data: primary evidence
Gregory (Nicholson)-Sarah
Gregory (Nicholson)-Sarah

Note: Death Certificate of Sarah GREGORY (NICHOLSON) who died on 11 Feb 1880 at The Junction, NSW.

Birth of a sisterSarah Nicholson WILLIAMSON
March 23, 1882 (Age 8)
Citation details: 24282/1882 WILLIAMSON SARAH N WALTER MARY A NEWCASTLE
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 87
Birth of a brotherGeorge James WILLIAMSON
March 23, 1882 (Age 8)
Citation details: 24283/1882 WILLIAMSON GEORGE J WALTER MARY A NEWCASTLE
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Death of a brotherGeorge James WILLIAMSON
August 5, 1882 (Age 8)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10963/1882 WILLIAMSON GEORGE J WALTER MARY A NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Death of a paternal grandmotherEllen LINDSAY
June 18, 1885 (Age 11)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12969/1885 WILLIAMSON HELEN JAMES DIED NEWCASTLE NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: questionable evidence
Note: The reference to her NSW Death Index may be incorrect as her father's name is registered as James when it is believed that her father's name was John.
Birth of a sisterMary Jane WILLIAMSON
April 23, 1886 (Age 12)
Citation details: 29580/1886 WILLIAMSON MARY J WALTER MARY A NEWCASTLE
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Text:

The Williamson Family Bible has Mary's birth date as 1887.

Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 87
Birth of a sisterLizzie Nicholson WILLIAMSON
March 11, 1889 (Age 15)
Citation details: 29702/1889 WILLIAMSON LIZZIE N WALTER MARY A NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 88
Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam GREGORY
July 21, 1893 (Age 19)
Address: 17 Farquahar Street
Cause: Senile bronchitis
Publication: 1893/006987, Sydney, New South Wales, 27/4/2004.
Citation details: 1893/006987
Note: This was the original Gregory family house in Newcastle.
Marriage of a siblingWilliam James WILLIAMSONMargaret SCOTTView this family
1894 (Age 20)
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Citation details: 5310/1894 WILLIAMSON WILLIAM J SCOTT MARGARET NEWCASTLE
MarriageDavid BROWNView this family
January 25, 1899 (Age 25)
Citation details: 1515/1899 BROWN DAVID WILLIAMSON HELEN H NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Mauve 3
Marriage of a siblingEnoch Frank WILLIAMSONMartha Louisa HIGGINSView this family
May 31, 1899 (Age 25)
Address: 42 Ridge Street Merewether NSW
Citation details: 3725/1899 WILLIAMSON ENOCH F HIGGINS MARTHA L MEREWETHER
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Note: They were married in the home of Martha's parents.
Birth of a daughter
#1
Annie Myra BROWN
about 1900 (Age 26)
Citation details: 23783/1900 BROWN ANNIE M DAVID ELLEN H MEREWETHER
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Marriage of a siblingRobert Joseph WILLIAMSONCatherine Lavina BRUNIGESView this family
May 1, 1900 (Age 26)
Citation details: 4382/1901 WILLIAMSON ROBERT BRUNIGES CATHERINE L NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Birth of a son
#2
Walter Joseph BROWN
1903 (Age 29)
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Marriage of a siblingJoseph Walter WILLIAMSONEva PONTView this family
about 1903 (Age 29)
Citation details: 1473/1903 WILLIAMSON WALTER J PONT EVA MEREWETHER
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Birth of a daughter
#3
Helen Lettuce BROWN
about 1906 (Age 32)
Citation details: 5241/1906 BROWN HELEN L DAVID HELEN H MEREWETHER
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Marriage of a siblingArthur Roland WILLMary Jane WILLIAMSONView this family
September 1, 1909 (Age 35)
Citation details: 8526/1909 WILL ARTHUR R WILLIAMSON MARY J MEREWETHER
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 87
Birth of a son
#4
Oscar Nelson “Barry” BROWN
December 10, 1913 (Age 40)
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Marriage of a siblingJohn Emlyn JENKINSSarah Nicholson WILLIAMSONView this family
December 26, 1914 (Age 41)
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Mary Gregory Page 9
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Citation details: 16016/1914 JENKINS JOHN E WILLIAMSON SARAH M HAMILTON
Marriage of a siblingWilliam James WILLIAMSONAgnes SCOTTView this family
January 7, 1916 (Age 42)
Citation details: 2077/1916 WILLIAMSON WILLIAM J SCOTT AGNES NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Marriage of a siblingJohn JONESLizzie Nicholson WILLIAMSONView this family
January 24, 1924 (Age 50)
Citation details: 2820/1924 JONES JOHN WILLIAMSON LIZZIE M MEREWETHER
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Mary Gregory Page 10
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Death of a fatherWalter “Watty” WILLIAMSON
November 3, 1924 (Age 50)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 17562/1924 WILLIAMSON WALTER ROBERT ACLEN MEREWETHER
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: I think the name Aclen is an error in transcribing Ellen. I can only speculate on the name of Robert.
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Marriage of a childHarry Benjamin PEARCEHelen Lettuce BROWNView this family
about 1928 (Age 54)
Citation details: 19946/1928 PEARCE HARRY B BROWN HELEN L HAMILTON
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Death of a motherMary Ann GREGORY
December 24, 1928 (Age 55)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 20686/1928 WILLIAMSON MARY A WILLIAM SARAH MEREWETHER
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Elizabeth Gregory Page 8
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Occupation
Home duties
1930 (Age 56)
Address: Reid Park Reuss Street (now Kilgour Avenue) Merewether NSW
ResidenceDavid BROWNView this family
1930 (Age 56)
Address: Reid Park Reuss Street (Now Kilgour Avenue) Merewether NSW
Note: Now Kilgour Ave , previously to Morgan Street, after Mr. Reuss, surveyor employed by Mr. Merewether …
Marriage of a childWalter Joseph BROWNJeanie Isabella EGANSView this family
October 1, 1932 (Age 58)
Citation details: 14022/1932 BROWN WALTER J EGANS JEANIE I MEREWETHER
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Mary Gregory Page 3
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Death of a brotherJoseph Walter WILLIAMSON
July 5, 1935 (Age 61)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 18294/1935 WILLIAMSON JOSEPH WALTER J MARY A HAMILTON
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Mary Gregory Page 4
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 87
Note: On Walter's death in 1935, the following obituary appeared in the "Newcastle Herald".
Burial of a brotherJoseph Walter WILLIAMSON
July 7, 1935 (Age 61)
Address: Methodist portion
Cemetery: Sandgate
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 87
Occupation
Home duties
1936 (Age 62)
Address: Reid Park Reuss Street (Now Gilgour Avenue) Merewether NSW
ResidenceDavid BROWNView this family
1936 (Age 62)
Address: Reid Park Reuss Street (Now Kilgour Avenue) Merewether NSW
Note: Now Kilgour Ave , previously to Morgan Street, after Mr. Reuss, surveyor employed by Mr. Merewether …
Death of a daughterHelen Lettuce BROWN
March 23, 1937 (Age 63)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 2083/1937 PEARCE HELEN LETTUCE DAVID HELEN HAMILTON
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Marriage of a childAubrey Ellis BOWIEAnnie Myra BROWNView this family
about 1938 (Age 64)
Citation details: 8175/1938 BOWIE AUBREY ELLIS BROWN ANNIE MYRA MEREWETHER
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Death April 11, 1943 (Age 69)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11411/1943 BROWN ELLEN ELENOR WALTER MARY NEW LAMBTON
Quality of data: questionable evidence
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Mary Gregory Page 2
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Burial
Cemetery: Beresfield Crematorium
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 10, 1866Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
18 months
elder sister
Annie WILLIAMSON
Birth: April 20, 1868 21 20Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 9, 1868Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
22 months
elder brother
4 years
herself
16 months
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
younger brother
George James WILLIAMSON
Birth: March 23, 1882 35 34Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 5, 1882Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
Mary Jane WILLIAMSON
Birth: April 23, 1886 40 38Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 28, 1979Bexley, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
Family with David BROWN - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: January 25, 1899Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
23 months
daughter
Annie Myra BROWN
Birth: about 1900 23 26Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 24, 1982New Lambton, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
Walter Joseph BROWN
Birth: 1903 26 29Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 4, 1980Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
Helen Lettuce BROWN
Birth: about 1906 29 32Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 23, 1937Hamilton, , New South Wales, Australia
8 years
son
Oscar Nelson “Barry” BROWN
Birth: December 10, 1913 37 40Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 18, 1989Wallsend, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthW - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 14998/1873 WILLIAMSON ELLEN ELEANOR WALTER MARY ANN NEWCASTLE
BirthThe Gregory Family Tree as at 15 July, 2005
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
BirthWilliamson Family Bible
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 1515/1899 BROWN DAVID WILLIAMSON HELEN H NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
MarriageThe Gregory Family Tree as at 15 July, 2005
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
MarriageThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Mauve 3
OccupationAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1930
ResidenceAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1930
OccupationAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1936
Publication: 1936
ResidenceAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1936
Publication: 1936
NameBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 14998/1873 WILLIAMSON ELLEN ELEANOR WALTER MARY ANN NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
NameThe Gregory Family Tree as at 15 July, 2005
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
NameWilliamson Family Bible
NameAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1930
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11411/1943 BROWN ELLEN ELENOR WALTER MARY NEW LAMBTON
Quality of data: questionable evidence
DeathThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Descendants of Mary Gregory Page 2
Quality of data: secondary evidence
DeathThe Gregory Family Tree as at 15 July, 2005
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005