Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

William SOMERVILLEAge: 84 years18251909

Name
William SOMERVILLE
Given names
William
Surname
SOMERVILLE
Birth about 1825 41 37
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413 and 418
Birth of a sisterIsabella SUMMERVILLE
about 1833 (Age 8 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 568
Birth of a brotherJohn SUMMERVILLE
March 15, 1835 (Age 10 years)
Summerville - John
Summerville - John

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Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 418
Note: The headstone for John is inscribed that he was 81 years of age at the time of his death in 1914.
Number of childrenBarbara Ann DONKINView this family
8

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Note: Known to have 8 children. 4 sons and 4 daughters.
Marriage of a siblingAlexander MOOREMargaret SUMMERVILLEView this family
between 1835 and 1836 (Age 10 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 418
Immigration September 27, 1839 (Age 14 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Note: Came on board the "Amelia Thompson".
Marriage of a siblingJames McDONALDJane SUMMERVILLEView this family
September 13, 1840 (Age 15 years)
Address: At the family home.
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 155
Citation details: james mcd & jane summ.rtf
Note: I am unable to find a relevant marriage registration in NSW.
Marriage of a siblingGeorge NORRIERebecca SUMMERVILLEView this family
1841 (Age 16 years)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 418
Marriage of a siblingAbraham TIGHELily SUMMERVILLEView this family
March 3, 1845 (Age 20 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 248 and 418
Marriage of a siblingWilliam WATTSAnne SUMMERVILLEView this family
August 7, 1845 (Age 20 years)
Citation details: V1845568 30B/1845 WATTS WILLIAM SOMMERVILLE ANNE MA
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 418
Marriage of a siblingJoseph Richard FRANCISElizabeth “Bessie” SUMMERVILLEView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1852 (Age 27 years)
Address: St. Andrew's Scots Church
Citation details: V1852777 80/1852 FRANCIS JOSEPH SOMMERVILLE ELIZABETH JB
Text:

There is also this reference:

V18522256 73C/1852 FRANCIS JOSEPH R SOMMERVILLE ELIZABETH JB

Marriage of a siblingJohn Hassard ABBOTTIsabella SUMMERVILLEView this family
Type: Religious marriage
April 14, 1853 (Age 28 years)
Address: Wesleyan Methodist Lower Hawksbury
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 568
Citation details: V1853280 85/1853 ABBOTT JOHN SUMMERVILLE ISABELLA IK
MarriageBarbara Ann DONKINView this family
February 7, 1856 (Age 31 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Citation details: V1856437 82/1856 SOMMERVILLE WILLIAM DONKIN BARBARA A PC
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413 and 418
Birth of a daughter
#1
Jane Hope SOMERVILLE
October 26, 1856 (Age 31 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413 and 421
Citation details: 4468/1856 SOMERVILLE JANE WILLIAM BARBARA DUNGOG
Birth of a son
#2
Robert James SOMERVILLE
June 14, 1858 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 6792/1858 SOMERVILLE ROBERT WILLIAM BARBARA DUNGOG
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413 and 641
Marriage of a siblingJames SUMMERVILLEAnn Whitton LINDSAYView this family
March 14, 1860 (Age 35 years)
Address: Huntingdon
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 112 and 418
Citation details: 2443/1860 SUMMERVILE JAMES LINDSAY ANN WHITTON PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a son
#3
William SOMERVILLE
July 4, 1861 (Age 36 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Citation details: 8561/1861 SOMERVILLE WILLIAM WILLIAM BARBARA A MANNING RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#4
Margaret Clara SOMERVILLE
January 25, 1864 (Age 39 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Citation details: 9633/1864 SOMERVILLE MARGARET C WILLIAM BARBARA A MANNING RIVER
Marriage of a siblingJohn SUMMERVILLEMargaret CAMPBELLView this family
February 8, 1867 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: 2281/1867 SUMMERVILLE JOHN CAMPBELL MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 285, 418 and 419
Birth of a son
#5
John Alexander SUMMERVILLE
March 10, 1867 (Age 42 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Citation details: 10790/1867 SUMMERVILLE JOHN A WILLIAM BARBARA MANNING RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#6
Barbara Ann “Annie” SOMERVILLE
August 23, 1870 (Age 45 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413 and 417
Citation details: 11663/1870 SOMERVILLE BARBARA A WILLIAM BARBARA MANNING RIVER
Death of a fatherRobert SUMMERVILLE
April 9, 1872 (Age 47 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4649/1872 SUMMERVILLE ROBERT ROBERT LILLY MANNING RIVER
Summerville - Robert and Rebecca
Summerville - Robert and Rebecca

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Birth of a daughter
#7
Victoria Armstrong SOMERVILLE
October 19, 1872 (Age 47 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Birth of a son
#8
Arthur SOMERVILLE
February 28, 1874 (Age 49 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Citation details: 13739/1874 SOMERVILLE ARTHUR WILLIAM BARBARA MANNING RIVER
Death of a brotherRobert SUMMERVILLE
December 10, 1879 (Age 54 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 418
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6733/1879 SUMMERVILLE ROBERT ROBERT REBECCA MANNING RIVER
Note: Headstone is inscribed with his DOD as 10 December 1880.
Death of a motherRebecca ARMSTRONG
January 13, 1881 (Age 56 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7747/1881 SUMMERVILLE REBECCA DAVID REBECCA MANNING RIVER
Summerville - Robert and Rebecca
Summerville - Robert and Rebecca

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Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 418
Marriage of a childHarrie Josling HAMMONDJane Hope SOMERVILLEView this family
November 10, 1886 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 5468/1886 HAMMOND HARRIE J SOMERVILLE JANE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Death of a sisterElizabeth “Bessie” SUMMERVILLE
April 6, 1888 (Age 63 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 418
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9961/1888 FRANCIS ELIZABETH ROBERT S REBECCA TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Evelyn Victoria HAMMOND
July 13, 1888 (Age 63 years)
Citation details: 24357/1888 HAMMOND EVELYN V HARRIE J JANE H TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Edith SOMERVILLE
August 15, 1889 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: 23222/1889 SOMERVILLE EDITH RICHARD J ANNIE S TAREE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Text:

Edith born at Camden Haven 15/17 August 1889 – 17th is original date, with 15th written above in same hand but different ink.

Marriage of a childRobert James SOMERVILLEAnnie Sophia BEATTIEView this family
about 1889 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: 5007/1889 SOMERVAILLE ROBERT J BEATTIE ANNIE S TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1158
Death of a sonWilliam SOMERVILLE
September 20, 1889 (Age 64 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10289/1889 SOMMERVILLE WILLIAM WILLIAM BARBARA A TAREE
Marriage of a childJohn LONGWORTHBarbara Ann “Annie” SOMERVILLEView this family
April 30, 1890 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 7037/1890 LONGWORTH JOHN SOMERVILLE BARBARA A TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413, 417 and 582
Birth of a grandson
#3
Leo Somerville HAMMOND
May 4, 1890 (Age 65 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 421
Citation details: 33686/1890 HAMMOND LEO S HARRIE J JANE H TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#4
Alexander William SOMERVILLE
June 15, 1891 (Age 66 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Text:

Alexander William born at Kembriki 15th June 1891

Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Annie Vera LONGWORTH
February 21, 1892 (Age 67 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 417
Citation details: 34547/1892 LONGWORTH ANNIE V JOHN BARBARA A TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Eva May SOMERVILLE
July 31, 1892 (Age 67 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Text:

Eva May born at Camden Haven 31st July 1892

Death of a grandsonAlexander William SOMERVILLE
February 27, 1893 (Age 68 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Birth of a grandson
#7
Erroll Duff HAMMOND
April 12, 1893 (Age 68 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 421
Death of a sisterAnne SUMMERVILLE
December 29, 1893 (Age 68 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 418
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 2996/1893 WATTS ANNE UNKNOWN UNKNOWN BALMAIN WEST
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Dorothy Barbara LONGWORTH
January 1, 1894 (Age 69 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 417
Citation details: 32944/1894 LONGWORTH DOROTHY B JOHN BARBARA A TAREE
Citation details: dorothy b longworth.rtf
Birth of a grandson
#9
Cecil Beattie SOMERVILLE
May 1, 1894 (Age 69 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Text:

Cecil Beattie born at Kembriki 1st May 1894

Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Victoria Summerville LONGWORTH
September 4, 1895 (Age 70 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 417
Citation details: 27373/1895 LONGWORTH VICTORIA S JOHN BARBARA A TAREE
Marriage of a childJohn William “Saddler Jack” MURRAYMargaret Clara SOMERVILLEView this family
about 1895 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: 1836/1895 MURRAY JOHN W SOMERVILLE MARGARET E TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 790
Death of a daughterVictoria Armstrong SOMERVILLE
September 3, 1895 (Age 70 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10379/1895 SOMERVILLE VICTORIA A WILLIAM BARBARA A TAREE
Death of a daughterBarbara Ann “Annie” SOMERVILLE
September 5, 1895 (Age 70 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413 and 417
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10373/1895 LONGWORTH BARBARA A WILLIAM BARBARA TAREE
Note: Lynne Jackson has written:
Birth of a granddaughter
#11
Sophia Gladys SOMERVILLE
April 19, 1896 (Age 71 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Text:

Sophia Gladys born at Camden Haven 19 April 1896

Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Dorothy MURRAY
about 1896 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: 16907/1896 MURRAY DOROTHY JOHN W MARGARET C TAREE
Death of a sisterJane SUMMERVILLE
August 30, 1896 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: 11742/1896 MCDONALD JANE ROBERT REBECCA TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 155
Citation details: james mcd & jane summ.rtf
Birth of a grandson
#13
Geoffrey Blake HAMMOND
January 17, 1898 (Age 73 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 421
Citation details: 7640/1898 HAMMOND GEOFFREY B HARRIE J JANE H TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#14
Barbara Ann SOMERVILLE
August 17, 1898 (Age 73 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Text:

Barbara Ann born at Camden Haven 17 August 1898

Citation details: 33812/1898 SOMERVILLE BARBARA A ROBERT J ANNIE S PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a granddaughter
#15
Valerie MURRAY
about 1898 (Age 73 years)
Citation details: 7653/1898 MURRAY VALERIE JOHN W MARGARET C TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#16
Robert Lester SOMERVILLE
February 1, 1900 (Age 75 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Text:

Robert Lester born at Camden Haven 1st February 1900

Death of a sisterMargaret SUMMERVILLE
June 12, 1903 (Age 78 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 418
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8492/1903 MOORE MARGARET ROBERT REBECCA WINGHAM
Moore - Margaret
Moore - Margaret

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Death of a wifeBarbara Ann DONKIN
October 20, 1903 (Age 78 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
Citation details: 3791/1904 SOMMERVILLE BARBARA A WILLIAM JANE H WINGHAM
Birth of a granddaughter
#17
Gladys Victoria Annie SUMMERVILLE
about 1908 (Age 83 years)
Citation details: 1908/C3885 Gladys Victoria Annie Summerville John Alexander Lucy Maud Hockings
Death of a sonArthur SOMERVILLE
October 1908 (Age 83 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Death February 19, 1909 (Age 84 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3832/1909 SOMERVILLE WILLIAM ROBERT REBECCA WINGHAM
Burial
Cemetery: The Bight
Somerville - William
Somerville - William

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1815Ireland
2 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
Woman Pioneer IconAnne SUMMERVILLE
Birth: November 4, 1817 34 29Fintona, Tyrone, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: December 29, 1893Balmain West, , New South Wales, Australia
1 year
elder sister
16 months
elder sister
11 months
elder sister
23 months
elder sister
Woman Pioneer IconElizabeth “Bessie” SUMMERVILLE
Birth: about 1822 38 34Tyrone, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: April 6, 1888Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder brother
PioneerRobert SUMMERVILLE
Birth: about 1823 39 35Tyrone, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: December 10, 1879Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder brother
2 years
himself
9 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
Family with Barbara Ann DONKIN - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: February 7, 1856Bendolba, , New South Wales, Australia
9 months
daughter
20 months
son
3 years
son
William SOMERVILLE
Birth: July 4, 1861 36 27Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 20, 1889Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Margaret Clara SOMERVILLE
Birth: January 25, 1864 39 30Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 29, 1941Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
Victoria Armstrong SOMERVILLE
Birth: October 19, 1872 47 38Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 3, 1895Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
16 months
son
Arthur SOMERVILLE
Birth: February 28, 1874 49 40Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 1908Switzerland

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413 and 418
ImmigrationPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 915
MarriageS - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: V1856437 82/1856 SOMMERVILLE WILLIAM DONKIN BARBARA A PC
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413 and 418
Number of childrenPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 413
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3832/1909 SOMERVILLE WILLIAM ROBERT REBECCA WINGHAM
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index