Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

John George SCHMITZERAge: 38 years18581896

Name
John George SCHMITZER
Given names
John George
Surname
SCHMITZER
Birth about 1858 33 26
Citation details: 11713/1858 SCHMIZER JOHN G JOHN LOUISA RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a brotherThomas SCHMITZER
about 1859 (Age 12 months)
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 sisterMary Ann SCHMITZER
about 1862 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: Headstone - Malcolm and Mary Ann Cameron
Quality of data: 4
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: 8887/1862 SMITHERS MARY JOHN LOUISA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 11 and 227
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Anna MATTES
February 19, 1862 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: 2 March 2012
Text:

In part:

"died19-2-1862 dahenfeld germany."

Birth of a brotherEdward SCHMITZER
August 1, 1865 (Age 7 years)
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 9 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 12 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 14 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 18 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 20 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 22 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 23 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 26 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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Marriage of a siblingEdward SCHMITZERElizabeth ATKINSView this family
August 15, 1888 (Age 30 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
Number of marriages
0

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Note: Stated to be unmarried.
Death November 15, 1896 (Age 38 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
Burial
Address: Plot 10
Cemetery: Oxley Island General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
Schmitzer - John (Johannes) and Charles and George
Schmitzer - John (Johannes) and Charles and George

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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
himself
John George SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1858 33 26Raymond Terrace, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 15, 1896Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
Thomas SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1859 34 27Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 11, 1906Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
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

BirthS - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 11713/1858 SCHMIZER JOHN G JOHN LOUISA RAYMOND TERRACE
Number of marriagesPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
DeathS - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 15393/1896 SCHMITZER GEORGE JOHN LOWRIS TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 227
SourceBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 11713/1858 SCHMIZER JOHN G JOHN LOUISA RAYMOND TERRACE