Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Joseph MOYNAAge: 70 years18811951

Name
Joseph MOYNA
Given names
Joseph
Surname
MOYNA
Birth about 1881 26 27
Citation details: 1881/4085 Moyna Joseph Maria Joseph
Birth of a brotherPatrick John MOYNA
about 1883 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: 1883/7931 Moyna Patrick John Maria Joseph
Birth of a sisterSusanna Ellen Monica MOYNA
about 1885 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: 1885/7520 Moyna Susanna Ellen Monica Maria Joseph
Birth of a brotherEdward Robert MOYNA
about 1890 (Age 9 years)
Citation details: 1890/7455 Moyna Edward Robert Maria Joseph
Birth of a sisterWinifred Mary Jane MOYNA
about 1891 (Age 10 years)
Citation details: 1891/15012 Moyna Winifred Mary Jane Maria Joseph
Marriage of a siblingArthur COPPLESTONESusanna Ellen Monica MOYNAView this family
about 1911 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: 1931/1911 Susanna Ellen Monica Moyna Arthur Copplestone
Occupation
Moulder
1914 (Age 33 years)
Residence 1914 (Age 33 years)
Address: 21 Hobbs Street
Event
Travel
January 12, 1916 (Age 35 years)
Note: A Mr. J. Moyna was listed as an passenger on board the "Canberra" that departed Melbourne for Sydney on 12 January 1916.
Occupation October 16, 1916 (Age 35 years)
Address: Allen Street
Employer: Steel Coy of Australia
Note: A copy of a letter written to the Australian Army regarding his brother Patrick.
Death of a brotherPatrick John MOYNA
April 9, 1918 (Age 37 years)
Cause: Killed in action.
Citation details: 6 October 2012
Text:

From Australian War Memorial:

"Private (Pte) John Patrick Moyna, 9th Reinforcements, 6th Battalion, of Melbourne, Vic (originally of Sydenham, Christchurch, New Zealand).

Pte Moyna enlisted on 1 July 1915 and embarked from Melbourne aboard HMAT Star of Victoria on 10 September 1915. He later served as a sergeant with the 5th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps, and was killed in action on 9 April 1918 in France, aged 35."

Note: At this time he was a sergeant with the 5th Australian Machine Gun Battalion operating near Herbecourt with a New Zealand Unit on their left fllank.
MarriageEliza McNEILView this family
about 1923 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: 15132/1923 MOYNA JOSEPH ANDERSON ELIZA NEWTOWN
Citation details: 25 October 2009
Text:

Jessie/Jennet/Janet McLean (the family were illiterate and the scottish accent was very think so her name was often incorrectly written) b 24th March 1831, Saline, Tobermory, Isle of Mull, Scotland or 17 June 1834 arrived “Brilliant” free d 4th July 1915, Mantle Hill Moruya, bur Moruya Cem aged 84, had rheumatism for 5 yrs d as Janet Wynter in Moruya, parents as John & Grace m1 22 July 1855 John McNeil Redbank (Pampoolah) Mid North Coast NSW b June 1918 Nova Scotia, Nth America, son of John immigrated about 1852 aged ca 23 d 19 Apr 1882 Manning River aged 53 Children 11 1 Grace McNeill b 20 May 1856 Tinonee d 1 Dec 1944 Dawson aged 88 Yrs m 9 Aug 1879 Thomas Foster b 24 March 1842 in Launceston Tasmania Thomas was a baker for Thompsons Ltd, Taree d 15 April 1922 after five month hospital stay. Children 7 1 George Foster b 31 Jan 1880 in Taree newspaper apprentice d 12 Aug 1933, of lead poisoning from lead in print. m 16 Aug 1905 Johnann McFadyen in Taree (m as Annie) d 8 Oct 1967 Taree 2 William Manning Foster b 24 Apr 1881 in Wingham d 24 Oct 1942 in Casino m 1904 Ann H Morrow in Wallsend

3 John Delamore (Jack) Foster
b 13 March 1884 in Wingham
d 20 May 1966 in Newtown aged 82 yrs
m  20 May 1910(reg 1911)  Florence May Middleton Stroud aged 26

4 Thomas Oswald Foster
b Sept 1886 in Taree
d 1 Dec 1964 Cooks Lane West Kempsey aged 78    m 1925 Agnes Winifred Simon in Kempsey
5 Janet E G  Foster
b 1892
m John Lange in Wagga Wagga
6 Sydney Herman (Sid) Foster
b 1894 in Taree
d 15 Dec 1959 in Taree
7 Edward Foster
b 1897
d 1897 in Taree

2 Mary Ann McNeill
b 27 June 1859 Taree
d 5 Nov 1935 Laurie ton
m 27 June 1878  John Bell Taree
Children 9
1 James Bell
b 1879
2 Norman Bell
b 1881
3 Annie McLeod Bell
b 1883
m 1933 Stanley Wichard
4 Janet Bell
b 1885
5 Leslie D R Bell
b 1887
d 1941
m 1933 Margaret Swan

6 Mary Henrietta Bell
b 1890 Murwillumbah
m 1914 Thomas R McLennan

7 Roy McNeil Bell
b 1895 Laurie ton
8 Wilhelmina Elizabeth Bell
b 1897 Laurie ton

9  William Allen Bell
b 12 Apr 1898 in Laurie ton
d 22 July 1959 in Rosebury
m 15 Feb 1923  Jessie Sarah Ready in Redfern
b 30 May 1892 in Redfern
d 18 Dec 1971 in Lakemba
Children 1+
1 John Wiliam (Jack) Bell
b 1921 in Sydney
d 2002 in Sydney
m Apr 1948  Catherine Annette (Nita) Savage in Waverley
3 John McNeil
b 1860 Wingham
d 12 June 1930 Krambach (mother as Jessie) aged 69/70

4 Allan McNeil
b 1862 Manning River
d 13 Sept 1927 Krambash (mother as Jessie) aged 64/65
m 1885  Janet Easton Taree

5 Neil McNeil
b 1864 Manning River (mother as Jessie)
d 7 June 1946 aged 81 or 82 Krambash (mother as Jessie) aged 81/82
m 1892 Mary Jane Martin

6 Annie McNeil
b 1866
d 1937 in Randwick aged 70/71
m 1884  William Anderson in Wingham

7 Janet  McNeil
b 1867 in Manning River
m 1898 Quirindi Alfred E Layt

8 Eliza McNeil
b 1870 Manning River (mother as Janet)
d 1958
m1 1888 James Anderson in Taree
m2   1923 Joseph Moyna in Newtown

9 Elizabeth Sarah McNeil
b 1873
d 1948
m 1902  William James Thomson  Moruya
10 Alexander (Alick) McNeil
b 1875 Manning River (mother as Janet)
d 1948  In Liverpool  (mother as Jessie )

11 Priscilla  Harriet McNeil
b 1877 Manning River (mother as Jennet)
d  1878 Manning River (mother as Janet) aged 0/1

m2 22 Dec 1882 Delamore Wynter in Sydney    (Delamore had 12 children from his previous marriage)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 338
Death of a motherMaria CULLINAN
about 1923 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: 1923/5693 Moyna Maria 69Y
Death of a fatherJoseph MOYNA
about 1928 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: 1928/8896 Moyna Joseph 73Y
Death of a brotherEdward Robert MOYNA
about 1931 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 1931/9977 Moyna Edward Robert 40Y
Occupation
Tobacco farmer
1936 (Age 55 years)
ResidenceEliza McNEILView this family
1936 (Age 55 years)
Occupation
Moulder
1943 (Age 62 years)
ResidenceEliza McNEILView this family
1943 (Age 62 years)
Address: 8 Rose Street
Residence 1949 (Age 68 years)
Address: 6 Harwood Place
Residence before 1951 (Age 70 years)
Address: 18 Court Street
Moyna - Jospeh
Moyna - Jospeh

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Death May 27, 1951 (Age 70 years)
Address: Sunset Hospital
Citation details: MOYNA JOSEPH Male PERTH 1265 1951
Publication: Web Site
Text:

Joseph died shortly after at Nedlands, Perth at 18 Court-street, Highgate, on 27 May 1951 at the age of 69, with only his local friends to remember him

Citation details: The West Australian 30 May 1951, page 16
Moyna - Jospeh
Moyna - Jospeh

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Burial
Cemetery: Karrakatta General
Publication: Web Site
Moyna - Joseph
Moyna - Joseph

Note: Image kindly provided by Nancy Moyna.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
himself
3 years
younger brother
Australian Army CrestPatrick John MOYNA
Birth: about 1883 28 29Christchurch, Canterbury, , New Zealand
Death: April 9, 1918Herbecourt, France
3 years
younger sister
6 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
Family with Eliza McNEIL - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1923Newtown, , New South Wales, Australia
James ANDERSON + Eliza McNEIL - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: December 26, 1888Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Divorce: February 20, 1923
1 year
step-daughter
Janet Elizabeth L ANDERSON
Birth: December 25, 1889 26 20Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 14, 1942Ashfield, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
step-daughter
Mina ANDERSON
Birth: March 30, 1892 28 22Forster, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 4, 1987Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
step-son
Eric Thomas Oakes ANDERSON
Birth: June 24, 1894 30 24Wickham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 21, 1973Brisbane, , Queensland, Australia
2 years
step-daughter
Nellie Allen ANDERSON
Birth: August 30, 1896 33 26Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1971Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
step-son
Roy ANDERSON
Birth: about 1899 35 29Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1899Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthNew Zealand Register of Births, Deaths and Marriages
Citation details: 1881/4085 Moyna Joseph Maria Joseph
OccupationAustralian Electoral Roll - VIC - 1914
ResidenceAustralian Electoral Roll - VIC - 1914
EventUnassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922 to NSW
OccupationMilitary Record - Moyna - John Patrick
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 15132/1923 MOYNA JOSEPH ANDERSON ELIZA NEWTOWN
MarriageEmails - Sara Powter
Citation details: 25 October 2009
Text:

Jessie/Jennet/Janet McLean (the family were illiterate and the scottish accent was very think so her name was often incorrectly written) b 24th March 1831, Saline, Tobermory, Isle of Mull, Scotland or 17 June 1834 arrived “Brilliant” free d 4th July 1915, Mantle Hill Moruya, bur Moruya Cem aged 84, had rheumatism for 5 yrs d as Janet Wynter in Moruya, parents as John & Grace m1 22 July 1855 John McNeil Redbank (Pampoolah) Mid North Coast NSW b June 1918 Nova Scotia, Nth America, son of John immigrated about 1852 aged ca 23 d 19 Apr 1882 Manning River aged 53 Children 11 1 Grace McNeill b 20 May 1856 Tinonee d 1 Dec 1944 Dawson aged 88 Yrs m 9 Aug 1879 Thomas Foster b 24 March 1842 in Launceston Tasmania Thomas was a baker for Thompsons Ltd, Taree d 15 April 1922 after five month hospital stay. Children 7 1 George Foster b 31 Jan 1880 in Taree newspaper apprentice d 12 Aug 1933, of lead poisoning from lead in print. m 16 Aug 1905 Johnann McFadyen in Taree (m as Annie) d 8 Oct 1967 Taree 2 William Manning Foster b 24 Apr 1881 in Wingham d 24 Oct 1942 in Casino m 1904 Ann H Morrow in Wallsend

3 John Delamore (Jack) Foster
b 13 March 1884 in Wingham
d 20 May 1966 in Newtown aged 82 yrs
m  20 May 1910(reg 1911)  Florence May Middleton Stroud aged 26

4 Thomas Oswald Foster
b Sept 1886 in Taree
d 1 Dec 1964 Cooks Lane West Kempsey aged 78    m 1925 Agnes Winifred Simon in Kempsey
5 Janet E G  Foster
b 1892
m John Lange in Wagga Wagga
6 Sydney Herman (Sid) Foster
b 1894 in Taree
d 15 Dec 1959 in Taree
7 Edward Foster
b 1897
d 1897 in Taree

2 Mary Ann McNeill
b 27 June 1859 Taree
d 5 Nov 1935 Laurie ton
m 27 June 1878  John Bell Taree
Children 9
1 James Bell
b 1879
2 Norman Bell
b 1881
3 Annie McLeod Bell
b 1883
m 1933 Stanley Wichard
4 Janet Bell
b 1885
5 Leslie D R Bell
b 1887
d 1941
m 1933 Margaret Swan

6 Mary Henrietta Bell
b 1890 Murwillumbah
m 1914 Thomas R McLennan

7 Roy McNeil Bell
b 1895 Laurie ton
8 Wilhelmina Elizabeth Bell
b 1897 Laurie ton

9  William Allen Bell
b 12 Apr 1898 in Laurie ton
d 22 July 1959 in Rosebury
m 15 Feb 1923  Jessie Sarah Ready in Redfern
b 30 May 1892 in Redfern
d 18 Dec 1971 in Lakemba
Children 1+
1 John Wiliam (Jack) Bell
b 1921 in Sydney
d 2002 in Sydney
m Apr 1948  Catherine Annette (Nita) Savage in Waverley
3 John McNeil
b 1860 Wingham
d 12 June 1930 Krambach (mother as Jessie) aged 69/70

4 Allan McNeil
b 1862 Manning River
d 13 Sept 1927 Krambash (mother as Jessie) aged 64/65
m 1885  Janet Easton Taree

5 Neil McNeil
b 1864 Manning River (mother as Jessie)
d 7 June 1946 aged 81 or 82 Krambash (mother as Jessie) aged 81/82
m 1892 Mary Jane Martin

6 Annie McNeil
b 1866
d 1937 in Randwick aged 70/71
m 1884  William Anderson in Wingham

7 Janet  McNeil
b 1867 in Manning River
m 1898 Quirindi Alfred E Layt

8 Eliza McNeil
b 1870 Manning River (mother as Janet)
d 1958
m1 1888 James Anderson in Taree
m2   1923 Joseph Moyna in Newtown

9 Elizabeth Sarah McNeil
b 1873
d 1948
m 1902  William James Thomson  Moruya
10 Alexander (Alick) McNeil
b 1875 Manning River (mother as Janet)
d 1948  In Liverpool  (mother as Jessie )

11 Priscilla  Harriet McNeil
b 1877 Manning River (mother as Jennet)
d  1878 Manning River (mother as Janet) aged 0/1

m2 22 Dec 1882 Delamore Wynter in Sydney    (Delamore had 12 children from his previous marriage)
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 338
OccupationAustralian Electoral Roll - QLD - 1936
ResidenceAustralian Electoral Roll - QLD - 1936
OccupationAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1943
ResidenceAustralian Electoral Roll - NSW - 1943
ResidenceAustralian Electoral Roll - WA - 1949
ResidenceDeath Notice - Moyna - Joseph
Moyna - Jospeh
Moyna - Jospeh

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DeathDeaths Registered in Western Australia
Citation details: MOYNA JOSEPH Male PERTH 1265 1951
DeathWeb Site - Philip Strong
Publication: Web Site
Text:

Joseph died shortly after at Nedlands, Perth at 18 Court-street, Highgate, on 27 May 1951 at the age of 69, with only his local friends to remember him

DeathDeath Notice - Moyna - Joseph
Citation details: The West Australian 30 May 1951, page 16
Moyna - Jospeh
Moyna - Jospeh

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

DeathHeadstone - Moyna - Joseph
BurialWeb Site - Philip Strong
Publication: Web Site