Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Joseph Walter WILLIAMSONAge: 55 years18791935

Name
Joseph Walter WILLIAMSON
Given names
Joseph Walter
Surname
WILLIAMSON
Also known as
Walter Joseph WILLIAMSON
Citation details: 19470/1879 WILLIAMSON JOSEPH WALTER MARY A NEWCASTLE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Birth September 30, 1879 33 31
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 4 months)
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.

Burial of a maternal grandmotherSarah NICHOLSON
February 12, 1880 (Age 4 months)
Address: Newcastle, NSW Australia
Publication: Newcastle, NSW, 1880, NSW Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2003
Birth of a sisterSarah Nicholson WILLIAMSON
March 23, 1882 (Age 2 years)
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 2 years)
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 2 years)
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 5 years)
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.
Burial of a paternal grandmotherEllen LINDSAY
June 19, 1885 (Age 5 years)
Address: Methodist Section
Cemetery: Sandgate
Birth of a sisterMary Jane WILLIAMSON
April 23, 1886 (Age 6 years)
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 9 years)
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 13 years)
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.
Burial of a maternal grandfatherWilliam GREGORY
July 23, 1893 (Age 13 years)
Address: Anglican Portion No. 1 Section 04 Lot 28
Cemetery: Sandgate
Publication: 1893/006987, Sydney, New South Wales, 27/4/2004.
Publication: Printed in August, 2004 on visit to cemetery by Doug Absalom on behalf of Stuart Gregory.
Text:

william Sunday, 23 July, 1893 Age unknown, Portion Anglican No. 1 Section 04 Lot 28

Note: From a list supplied by the Sandgate Cemetery Office to Stuart Gregory in August 2004, William was b…
Gregory-William and others
Gregory-William and others

Note: Gregory grave at Sandgate Section 4 Lot 28. Buried in this grave are:


Gregory-William and others
Gregory-William and others

Note: Gregory grave at Sandgate Section 4 Lot 28. Buried in this grave are:


Gregory-William and others
Gregory-William and others

Note: Gregory grave at Sandgate Section 4 Lot 28. Buried in this grave are:



Marriage of a siblingWilliam James WILLIAMSONMargaret SCOTTView this family
1894 (Age 14 years)
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Citation details: 5310/1894 WILLIAMSON WILLIAM J SCOTT MARGARET NEWCASTLE
Marriage of a siblingDavid BROWNHelen Helinor “Nellie” WILLIAMSONView this family
January 25, 1899 (Age 19 years)
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 19 years)
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.
Marriage of a siblingRobert Joseph WILLIAMSONCatherine Lavina BRUNIGESView this family
May 1, 1900 (Age 20 years)
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
MarriageEva PONTView this family
about 1903 (Age 23 years)
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
#1
Muriel Ellen WILLIAMSON
October 1903 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 31834/1903 WILLIAMSON MURIEL F WALTER J EVA MEREWETHER
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Birth of a son
#2
Aubrey Kenneth Alfred WILLIAMSON
September 5, 1905 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: 35151/1905 WILLIAMSON AUBREY K A WALTER J EVA MEREWETHER
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Birth of a daughter
#3
Phillis May WILLIAMSON
April 7, 1909 (Age 29 years)
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 29 years)
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
Marriage of a siblingJohn Emlyn JENKINSSarah Nicholson WILLIAMSONView this family
December 26, 1914 (Age 35 years)
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 36 years)
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 44 years)
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 45 years)
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
Death of a motherMary Ann GREGORY
December 24, 1928 (Age 49 years)
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
Burial of a motherMary Ann GREGORY
before December 29, 1928 (Age 49 years)
Address: Primitive Methodist Section
Cemetery: Sandgate
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 81
Note: Mary Ann's funeral was reported in the "Newcastle Morning Herald on 29 December, 1928:
Occupation
Labourer
1930 (Age 50 years)
ResidenceEva PONTView this family
1930 (Age 50 years)
Address: 75 Mitchell Street Merewether NSW
Marriage of a childWalter Burton FADDYMuriel Ellen WILLIAMSONView this family
1932 (Age 52 years)
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Citation details: 15913/1932 FADDY WALTER B WILLIAMSON MURIEL E NEWCASTLE
Marriage of a childJohn Hamilton WATSONPhillis May WILLIAMSONView this family
March 11, 1933 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 4180/1933 WATSON JOHN H WILLIAMSON PHYLLIS M HAMILTON
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Marriage of a childAubrey Kenneth Alfred WILLIAMSONNellie Violet ELSLEYView this family
June 7, 1933 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 9507/1933 WILLIAMSON AUBREY K ELSLEY NELLIE V HAMILTON
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
Occupation between 1911 and 1935 (Age 31 years)
Employer: Newcastle Water Board
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 85
Death July 5, 1935 (Age 55 years)
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 July 7, 1935 (2 days after death)
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
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
elder sister
16 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
2 years
himself
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 Eva PONT - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1903Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
10 months
daughter
Muriel Ellen WILLIAMSON
Birth: October 1903 24 24Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 14, 1989South Coogee, , New South Wales, Australia
23 months
son
Aubrey Kenneth Alfred WILLIAMSON
Birth: September 5, 1905 25 26Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 31, 1965Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
Phillis May WILLIAMSON
Birth: April 7, 1909 29 29Merewether, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 29, 1994Wagga Wagga, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthW - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 19470/1879 WILLIAMSON JOSEPH WALTER MARY A NEWCASTLE
BirthThe Gregory Family Tree as at 15 July, 2005
Publication: Email from Jan Gregory to Stuart Gregory of 15 July, 2005
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 1473/1903 WILLIAMSON WALTER J PONT EVA MEREWETHER
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
OccupationAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1930
OccupationThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 85
ResidenceAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1930
NameBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 19470/1879 WILLIAMSON JOSEPH WALTER MARY A 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
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 18294/1935 WILLIAMSON JOSEPH WALTER J MARY A HAMILTON
Quality of data: secondary 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 4
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
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: Page 87
BurialThe Newcastle Connection: A Gregory Family History
Publication: Narrawallee, NSW, Australia; Phil and Jan Gregory; Mar 2007; ISBN 978-0-9750011-2-7
Citation details: Page 87