Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Edward SCHMITZERAge: 87 years18651953

Name
Edward SCHMITZER
Given names
Edward
Surname
SCHMITZER
Birth August 1, 1865 41 33
Citation details: 10106/1865 SCHMITZER EDWARD JOHN A LOUISA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227 and 403
Birth of a brotherJohn SCHMITZER
November 16, 1867 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: 10853/1868 SCHMITZER JOHN JOHN A LOUISA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Birth of a sisterJosephine Catherine SCHMITZER
May 23, 1870 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: 11614/1870 SCHMITZER JOSEPHINE JOHN LOUISA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Birth of a brotherAlbert SCHMITZER
September 21, 1872 (Age 7 years)
Citation details: 12732/1872 SCHMITZER ALBERT JOHN LOUISA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Birth of a sisterLouisa Maud SCHMITZER
June 3, 1876 (Age 10 years)
Citation details: 14535/1876 SCHMITZER LOUISA JOHN LOUISA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Marriage of a siblingJohn Frederick ERICKSONElizabeth Agatha Isabella SCHMITZERView this family
August 6, 1878 (Age 13 years)
Citation details: 3717/1878 ERIKSON JOHN FREDIK SCHMIDTZER ISABELLA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 584
Death of a fatherJohannes Anton “John” SCHMITZER
September 8, 1880 (Age 15 years)
Address: Manning River.
Cause: Drowning.
Citation details: 7969/1880 SCHMITZER JOHN JOHN MARY MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Citation details: 4 August 2010
Text:

In part:

"I have discovered that both the German brothers who came to Australia with such hopes, met with very tragic ends. John (Johannes Anton) drowned in 1880 in the river near Oxley Island where he operated the punt."

Citation details: 17 September 2013
Schmitzer - John - Death report
Schmitzer - John - Death report

Note: Image kindly provided by Brian Smith.

Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 16 September 1880, page 7
Schmitzer - John - Death report
Schmitzer - John - Death report

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Note: Near the punt which he operated.
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Marriage of a siblingMalcolm “Max” CAMERONMary Ann SCHMITZERView this family
August 16, 1881 (Age 16 years)
Citation details: 4246/1881 CAMERON MALCOLM SCHMITYER MARY A WINGHAM
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 11 and 226
Death of a brotherCharles SCHMITZER
August 12, 1884 (Age 19 years)
Address: Residence of his Mother at Scott's Creek
Cause: Self inflicted gun shot wound
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Citation details: 9932/1884 SCHMITZER CHARLES JOHN LOUISA TAREE
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1881-1940
Citation details: 16 August 1884, page 3
Schmitzer - Charles - Inquest report
Schmitzer - Charles - Inquest report

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MarriageElizabeth ATKINSView this family
August 15, 1888 (Age 23 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227 and 403
Citation details: 5346/1888 SCHMITZER EDWARD STEWART ELIZABETH TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1112
Birth of a son
#1
John Edward SCHMITZER
June 15, 1889 (Age 23 years)
Citation details: 23142/1889 SCHMITZER JOHN E EDWARD ELIZABETH TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 403
Birth of a son
#2
Albert SCHMITZER
June 7, 1892 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 34658/1892 SCHMITZER ALBERT EDWARD ELIZABETH TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 403
Birth of a son
#3
Edgar SCHMITZER
September 24, 1894 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 33166/1894 SCHMITZER EDGAR EDWARD ELIZABETH TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 403
Death of a brotherJohn George SCHMITZER
November 15, 1896 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 15393/1896 SCHMITZER GEORGE JOHN LOWRIS TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Birth of a daughter
#4
Violet SCHMITZER
August 22, 1897 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: 35794/1897 SCHMITZER VIOLET EDWARD ELIZABETH TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 403
Marriage of a siblingJohn SCHMITZERAlice May McWHIRTERView this family
January 19, 1898 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: 1916/1898 SCHMITZER JOHN MCWHIRTER ALICE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Death of a brotherAlbert SCHMITZER
November 27, 1898 (Age 33 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 16125/1898 SCHMITZER ALBERT JOHN LOUISA TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Marriage of a siblingThomas SCHMITZERCicely Catherine CAMERONView this family
February 14, 1900 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 2223/1900 SCHMITZER THOMAS CAMERON CECILIA C TAREE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Birth of a daughter
#5
Ada Alice SCHMITZER
April 20, 1900 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 17071/1900 SCHMITZER ADA A EDWARD ELIZABETH TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 403
Marriage of a siblingJohn Burns ATKINSLouisa Maud SCHMITZERView this family
July 18, 1900 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 7179/1900 ATKINS JOHN B SCHMIDT LOUISA M TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1108
Death of a daughterAda Alice SCHMITZER
September 10, 1900 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 10706/1900 SCHMITZER ADA A EDWARD ELIZABETH TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 403
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1 has the month of her death as December.
Birth of a son
#6
Oswald Julian SCHMITZER
August 17, 1902 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 26770/1902 SCHMITZER OSWALD J EDWARD ELIZABETH TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 403
Death of a sisterLouisa Maud SCHMITZER
August 27, 1902 (Age 37 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11404/1902 ATKINS LOUISA M JOHN LOUISA TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Death of a sisterElizabeth Agatha Isabella SCHMITZER
May 4, 1904 (Age 38 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7276/1904 ERICKSON ISABELLA JOHN A LOUISA TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Death of a motherRosina Louise “Louisa” KOPP
September 22, 1904 (Age 39 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 14961/1904 SCHMITZER LOUISA JOHANAN CATHERINE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Birth of a son
#7
Walter Leonard SCHMITZER
November 22, 1904 (Age 39 years)
Citation details: 8188/1905 SCHMITZER WALTER L EDWARD ELIZABETH TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 403
Death of a brotherThomas SCHMITZER
December 11, 1906 (Age 41 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 14462/1906 SCHMITZER THOMAS JOHANN LOUISA TAREE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Marriage of a siblingVincent Sylvester JENNINGSJosephine Catherine SCHMITZERView this family
April 10, 1912 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: 4229/1912 JENNINGS VINCENT S SCHMITZER JOSEPHINE C SYDNEY
Marriage of a childEdgar SCHMITZERPhoebe Isabell MOYView this family
December 21, 1918 (Age 53 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 403
Citation details: 11237/1918 SCHMITZER EDGAR MOY PHOEBE I STROUD
Marriage of a childAlbert SCHMITZERAlice C A BUNTINGView this family
September 20, 1922 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 12249/1922 SCHMITZER ALBERT BUNTING ALICE C A CARCOAR
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 403
Schmitzer - Albert and - Bunting - Alice
Schmitzer - Albert and - Bunting - Alice

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Marriage of a childJohn Edward SCHMITZERLilian Forester CROSSView this family
November 12, 1922 (Age 57 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 403
Citation details: 3656/1923 SCHMITZER JOHN E CROSS LILIAN F TAREE
Marriage of a childAlbert Godfrey BERRIGANViolet SCHMITZERView this family
January 27, 1923 (Age 57 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 403
Marriage of a childOswald Julian SCHMITZERAda Beryl LEWISView this family
October 24, 1923 (Age 58 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 403
Citation details: 16655/1923 SCHMITZER OSWALD J LEWIS ADA B PORT MACQUARIE
Marriage of a childWalter Leonard SCHMITZERElma Camellia FLANAGANView this family
April 17, 1926 (Age 60 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 403
Death of a sisterMary Ann SCHMITZER
October 11, 1935 (Age 70 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 24050/1935 CAMERON MARY A JOHN LOUISA TAREE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Headstone - Malcolm and mary Ann Cameron
Quality of data: 4
Death of a wifeElizabeth ATKINS
July 22, 1947 (Age 81 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 21821/1947 SCHMITZER ELIZABETH WILLIAM RACHEL PORT MACQUARIE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 403
Death of a brotherJohn SCHMITZER
May 11, 1949 (Age 83 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12395/1949 SCHMITZER JOHN JOHN ANTON LOUISA TAREE
Note: The headstone of John is inscribed that his DOD was 24 May.
Death of a sonJohn Edward SCHMITZER
June 6, 1951 (Age 85 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 15404/1951 SCHMITZER JOHN EDWARD EDWARD ELIZABETH COFFS HARBOUR
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 403
Death July 6, 1953 (Age 87 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227 and 403
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 19165/1953 SCHMITZER EDWARD 87 YRS PORT MACQUARIE PORT MACQUARIE
Burial
Address: Anglican Portion, Row J
Cemetery: Wauchope General
Schmitzer - Edward and Elizabeth
Schmitzer - Edward and Elizabeth

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 5, 1852Dahenfeld, Wurittemberg, Germany
17 months
elder brother
Charles SCHMITZER
Birth: February 25, 1854 29 22Williams River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 12, 1884Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
John George SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1858 33 26Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 15, 1896Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder brother
Thomas SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1859 34 27Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 11, 1906Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
elder sister
4 years
himself
2 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
Josephine Catherine SCHMITZER
Birth: May 23, 1870 46 38Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 2, 1966Wauchope, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
Albert SCHMITZER
Birth: September 21, 1872 48 40Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 27, 1898Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
Louisa Maud SCHMITZER
Birth: June 3, 1876 52 44Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 27, 1902Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Elizabeth ATKINS - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: August 15, 1888Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
10 months
son
John Edward SCHMITZER
Birth: June 15, 1889 23 19Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 6, 1951Coffs Harbour, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Albert SCHMITZER
Birth: June 7, 1892 26 21Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 8, 1956Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Edgar SCHMITZER
Birth: September 24, 1894 29 24Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 3, 1969Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Violet SCHMITZER
Birth: August 22, 1897 32 27Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 24, 1955Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Ada Alice SCHMITZER
Birth: April 20, 1900 34 29Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 10, 1900Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Oswald Julian SCHMITZER
Birth: August 17, 1902 37 32Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 23, 1973Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Walter Leonard SCHMITZER
Birth: November 22, 1904 39 34Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 15, 1964Wauchope, , New South Wales, Australia
Ebenezer Thomas STEWART + Elizabeth ATKINS - View this family
wife’s husband
Ebenezer Thomas STEWART
Birth: about 1857 26 16Dumaresq Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 1, 1886Dumaresq Island, , New South Wales, Australia
wife
Marriage: August 18, 1885Taree, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 10106/1865 SCHMITZER EDWARD JOHN A LOUISA MANNING RIVER
BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227 and 403
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227 and 403
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 5346/1888 SCHMITZER EDWARD STEWART ELIZABETH TAREE
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1112
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227 and 403
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 19165/1953 SCHMITZER EDWARD 87 YRS PORT MACQUARIE PORT MACQUARIE
SourceBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 10106/1865 SCHMITZER EDWARD JOHN A LOUISA MANNING RIVER