Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Joseph DAVISAge: 8818431931

Name
Joseph DAVIS
Given names
Joseph
Surname
DAVIS
Birth February 5, 1843 28 28
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 294 and 468
Citation details: V1843482 44A/1843 DAVIS JOSEPH JOHN ELIZABETH
Text:

There is also this reference:

V18433183 34A/1843 DAVIS JOSEPH JOHN ELIZABETH

Citation details: Saturday 9 June 1928, page 4
Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2
Note: Joseph claims to be the first white child born in Wingham, but Alexander McGilvray disputes this. Jo…
Birth of a brotherPeter James DAVIS
August 1, 1845 (Age 2)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 294 and 508
Citation details: V1845483 44A/1845 DAVIS PETER JOHN ELIZABETH
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There is also this reference:

V18453184 34A/1845 DAVIS PETER JOHN ELIZABETH

Marriage of a siblingWilliam STEWARTElizabeth DAVISView this family
October 20, 1856 (Age 13)
Citation details: 1938/1856 STEWART WILLIAM DAVIS ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 54
Marriage of a siblingJames KIDDAnne DAVISView this family
Type: Religious marriage
June 16, 1857 (Age 14)
Address: Private residence of John Davis.
Citation details: 2518/1857 KIDD JAMES DAVIS ANNE MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 119 and 375
Marriage Certificate - Kidd and Davis
Marriage Certificate - Kidd and Davis

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Note: The 119 reference in the Pre 1860 Pioneer Register incorrectly has the month of this marriage as December.
Birth of a brotherUnknown DAVIS
before 1858 (Age 14)

Birth of a brotherUnknown DAVIS
before 1858 (Age 14)

Death of a brotherUnknown DAVIS
before 1858 (Age 14)

Death of a brotherUnknown DAVIS
before 1858 (Age 14)

Death of a fatherJohn DAVIS
April 7, 1858 (Age 15)
Address: Near the Chatham lime quarry.
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 294
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5164/1858 DAVIS JOHN WILLIAM MARY MANNING RIVER
Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2
MarriageBetsy NEWBYView this family
December 26, 1866 (Age 23)
Citation details: 2247/1866 DAVIS JOSEPH NEWBY BETSY MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 468
Birth of a daughter
#1
Priscilla Mary DAVIS
April 24, 1867 (Age 24)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 468
Citation details: 10813/1867 DAVIS PRISCILLA M JOSEPH BETSY MANNING RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#2
Martha Helena DAVIS
May 27, 1869 (Age 26)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 468
Citation details: 12538/1869 DAVIS MARTHA H JOSEPH BETSY MANNING RIVER
Birth of a son
#3
Cecil John DAVIS
about 1872 (Age 28)
Citation details: 12548/1872 DAVIS CECIL J JOSEPH BETSY MANNING RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#4
Demenor Ethel DAVIS
October 24, 1874 (Age 31)
Citation details: 13868/1874 DAVIS DEMENOR ETHEL JOSEPH BETSY MANNING RIVER
Marriage of a siblingPeter James DAVISElizabeth Ann SMITHView this family
July 12, 1875 (Age 32)
Citation details: 3081/1875 DAVIS PETER SMITH ELIZABETH ANN MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 294, 351 and 508
Birth of a daughter
#5
Amelia Caroline DAVIS
May 5, 1877 (Age 34)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 468
Citation details: 14922/1877 DAVIS AMELIA C JOSEPH BETSY MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a siblingPatrick MOONEYAnne DAVISView this family
July 7, 1877 (Age 34)
Citation details: 4161/1877 MOONEY PATRICK KIDD ANN PORT MACQUARIE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 182
Birth of a son
#6
Louis Joseph DAVIS
February 6, 1880 (Age 37)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 468
Citation details: 17837/1880 DAVIS LOUIS JOSEPH JOSEPH BETSY MANNING RIVER
Birth of a son
#7
Mount Windlea DAVIS
about 1882 (Age 38)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 468
Citation details: 18430/1882 DAVIS MOUNT WINDLEA JOSEPH BETSY WINGHAM
Death of a wifeBetsy NEWBY
March 26, 1884 (Age 41)
Informant: Joseph DAVIShusband
Cause: Typhoid fever
Citation details: 9909/1884 DAVIS BETSY JOHN MARY TAREE
Occupation
Butcher

Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2
Occupation
Grocer

Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2
Residence 1884 (Age 40)
Residence
Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2
Residence
Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2
DeathBetsy NEWBY
March 26, 1884 (Age 41)
Burial of a wifeBetsy NEWBY
March 28, 1884 (Age 41)
Cemetery: Dawson River General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 203
Davis - Betsy
Davis - Betsy

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Marriage of a childJohn PATCHPriscilla Mary DAVISView this family
about 1887 (Age 43)
Citation details: 7037/1887 PATCH JOHN DAVIS PRISCILLA M LISMORE
Birth of a grandson
#1
Cecil J PATCH
about 1888 (Age 44)
Citation details: PATCH CECIL J 34869/1888 JOHN PRISCELLA M LISMORE
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Priscilla P PATCH
about 1890 (Age 46)
Citation details: PATCH PRISCILLA P 9906/1890 JOHN PRISCILLA M CASINO
Marriage of a childLuke PATCHMartha Helena DAVISView this family
about 1890 (Age 46)
Citation details: 4488/1890 PATCH LUKE DAVIS MARTHA H LISMORE
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Sibylla Gertrude PATCH
about 1891 (Age 47)
Citation details: 10132/1891 PATCH SIBYLLA G LUKE MARTHA H CASINO
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Hazel M PATCH
about 1892 (Age 48)
Citation details: PATCH HAZEL M 10293/1892 JOHN PRISCILLA M CASINO
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Helena W PATCH
about 1892 (Age 48)
Citation details: 10377/1892 PATCH HELENA W LUKE MARTHA H CASINO
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Vere R PATCH
about 1894 (Age 50)
Citation details: PATCH VERE R 9929/1894 JOHN PRISCILLA M CASINO
Death of a granddaughterHazel M PATCH
about 1894 (Age 50)
Citation details: PATCH HAZEL M 4245/1894 JOHN PRISCILLA M CASINO
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Fidelia Evelina PATCH
about 1895 (Age 51)
Citation details: 2559/1895 PATCH FIDELIA E LUKE MARTHA H CASINO
Birth of a grandson
#8
Victor Lionel PATCH
about 1897 (Age 53)
Citation details: 2338/1897 PATCH VICTOR L LUKE MARTHA H CASINO
Marriage of a childAngus KENNEDYDemenor Ethel DAVISView this family
about 1897 (Age 53)
Citation details: 8214/1897 KENNEDY ANGUS DAVIS ETHEL NEWTOWN
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Alma H PATCH
about 1898 (Age 54)
Citation details: PATCH ALMA H 2305/1898 JOHN PRISCILLA M CASINO
Birth of a grandson
#10
Clive W KENNEDY
about 1898 (Age 54)
Citation details: KENNEDY CLIVE W 5622/1898 ANGUS ETHEL NEWTOWN
Death of a grandsonClive W KENNEDY
about 1898 (Age 54)
Citation details: KENNEDY CLIVE W 6935/1898 ANGUS ETHEL REDFERN
Birth of a grandson
#11
Rufus W L PATCH
about 1899 (Age 55)
Citation details: 11114/1899 PATCH RUFUS W L LUKE MARTHA H CASINO
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Pearly A DAVIS
about 1899 (Age 55)
Citation details: DAVIS PEARLEY A 35118/1899 LOUIS JANE TAREE
Marriage of a childLouis Joseph DAVISJane BULMERView this family
July 24, 1899 (Age 56)
Citation details: 6688/1899 DAVIS LOUIS BULMER JANE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 468
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 754
Birth of a granddaughter
#13
Pearl D PATCH
about 1900 (Age 56)
Citation details: PATCH PEARL D 30571/1900 JOHN PRISCILLA M CASINO
Marriage of a siblingJohn Richard HARRISONElizabeth DAVISView this family
Type: Religious marriage
June 6, 1900 (Age 57)
Address: Roman Catholic St. Paul's Church
Citation details: 4793/1900 HARRISON JOHN R STEWART ELIZABETH TAREE
Citation details: 28 October 2012
Text:

In part:

": 6-6-1900 John Richard Harrison Lansdowne Cert. No. 4793"

Note: Please note that the witnesses set out here are only 'educated' guesses.
Harrison - John Richard - Stewart - Elizabeth
Harrison - John Richard - Stewart - Elizabeth

Note: Image kindly provided by Isobel Williams.
Note: Certificate kindly provided by Isobel Williams.

Birth of a grandson
#14
John Raymond Joseph PATCH
about 1901 (Age 57)
Citation details: 11774/1901 PATCH JOHN R J LUKE MARTHA M CASINO
Birth of a grandson
#15
Andrew Louis “Tim” DAVIS
about 1901 (Age 57)
Citation details: DAVIS ANDREW L 36321/1901 LOUIS JANE TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#16
Olive B KENNEDY
about 1902 (Age 58)
Citation details: KENNEDY OLIVE B 34258/1902 ANGUS ETHEL NEWTOWN
Marriage of a childWilliam Francis H WALSHAmelia Caroline DAVISView this family
about 1903 (Age 59)
Citation details: 9462/1903 WALSH WILLIAM F H DAVIS AMELIA C TAREE
Death of a grandsonCecil J PATCH
about 1903 (Age 59)
Citation details: PATCH CECIL J 9679/1903 JOHN PRISCILLA M CASINO
Birth of a granddaughter
#17
Alethea T PATCH
about 1904 (Age 60)
Citation details: 2236/1904 PATCH ALETHEA T LUKE MARTHA H CASINO
Birth of a grandson
#18
Joseph Angus R KENNEDY
about 1905 (Age 61)
Citation details: KENNEDY JOSEPH A R 6060/1905 ANGUS DEAMEANOUR E NEWTOWN
Birth of a grandchild
#19
Uriel Vivian PATCH
about 1906 (Age 62)
Citation details: 12286/1906 PATCH URIEL V LUKE MARTHA H CASINO
Birth of a granddaughter
#20
Melvie I M DAVIS
about 1907 (Age 63)
Citation details: DAVIS MELVIE I M 29632/1907 LOUIS J JANE TAREE
Marriage of a childCecil John DAVISTheresa POULDENView this family
about 1907 (Age 63)
Citation details: 8196/1907 DAVIS CECIL J POULDEN THERESA MURWILLUMBAH
Marriage of a childMount Windlea DAVISMabel Maud MORGANView this family
about 1908 (Age 64)
Birth of a granddaughter
#21
Ellen M DAVIS
about 1909 (Age 65)
Citation details: DAVIS ELLEN M 16761/1909 CECIL J THERESA MURWILLUMBAH
Death of a sisterElizabeth DAVIS
August 18, 1909 (Age 66)
Address: Gladesville Mental Hospital
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10985/1909 HARRISON ELIZABETH 7O YRS GLADESVILLE RYDE
Citation details: 28 October 2012
Text:

In part:

"Died:18-8-1909 Hospital for the Insane Gladesville Cert. No: 1909/10985, Age 70"

Birth of a granddaughter
#22
Edna Alfreda PATCH
about 1910 (Age 66)
Citation details: 2587/1910 PATCH EDNA A LUKE MARTHA H CASINO
Marriage of a grandchildFrancis Leslie HEIMANNSibylla Gertrude PATCHView this family
September 14, 1910 (Age 67)
Citation details: 8864/1910 HEIMANN FRANK L PATCH SIBYLLA G LISMORE
Citation details: 25 October 2015
Text:

In part:

"Married 14/9/1910 Lismore to Sybilla Gertrude Patch"

Birth of a granddaughter
#23
Mabel I DAVIS
about 1912 (Age 68)
Citation details: DAVIS MABEL I 20219/1912 MOUNT W MABEL PADDINGTON
Marriage of a grandchildThomas Joseph YATESHelena W PATCHView this family
about 1914 (Age 70)
Citation details: 11196/1914 YATES THOMAS J PATCH HELENA W CASINO
Birth of a grandson
#24
Joseph W DAVIS
about 1915 (Age 71)
Citation details: DAVIS JOSEPH W 12116/1915 CECIL J THERESA MURWILLUMBAH
Death of a granddaughterMelvie I M DAVIS
August 30, 1917 (Age 74)
Citation details: DAVIS MELVIE I M 12260/1917 LOUIS JANE TAREE
Marriage of a grandchildSydney GIBBONSibylla Gertrude PATCHView this family
August 6, 1919 (Age 76)
Citation details: 10780/1919 GIBBON SYDNEY HEIMANN SIBYLLA G CASINO
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 16 December 2016
Text:

In part:

"Married Sybilla Gertrude (nee Patch) Heimann on 6/8/1919 NSW"

Marriage of a grandchildHenry H GILLPearl D PATCHView this family
about 1920 (Age 76)
Citation details: 18859/1920 GILL HENRY H PATCH PEARL D LISMORE
Marriage of a grandchildJohn William DAVISFidelia Evelina PATCHView this family
about 1920 (Age 76)
Citation details: 16761/1920 DAVIS JOHN W PATCH FIDELIA E CASINO
Marriage of a grandchildJames G RIVERSAlma H PATCHView this family
about 1921 (Age 77)
Citation details: 18220/1921 RIVERS JAMES G PATCH ALMA H AUBURN
Death of a sisterAnne DAVIS
November 30, 1921 (Age 78)
Cause: Senility and myocarditis
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 294
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 19101/1921 MOONEY ANN JOHN ELIZABETH TAREE
Death Certificate - Mooney - Ann
Death Certificate - Mooney - Ann

Note: Image kindly provided by Isobel Williams.

Note: The DOD as inscribed on the headstone for Anne is incorrect.
Burial of a sisterAnne DAVIS
December 1, 1921 (Age 78)
Address: Roman Catholic portion, Row G/51
Cemetery: Dawson River General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 294
Death Certificate - Mooney - Ann
Death Certificate - Mooney - Ann

Note: Image kindly provided by Isobel Williams.

Note: The DOB and DOD of Anne as inscribed on her headstone are incorrect.
Mooney - Ann
Mooney - Ann

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Marriage of a grandchildAndrew Louis “Tim” DAVISRuby May WISEView this family
about 1923 (Age 79)
Citation details: 12799/1923 DAVIS ANDREW L WISE RUBY M TAREE
Death of a sonMount Windlea DAVIS
about 1924 (Age 80)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 468
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8873/1924 DAVIS MOUNT W JOSEPH ELIZABETH LIVERPOOL
Marriage of a grandchildFred Lister PURSEYAlethea T PATCHView this family
about 1925 (Age 81)
Citation details: 16375/1925 PURSEY FRED L PATCH ALETHEA T CASINO
Death of a daughterMartha Helena DAVIS
August 16, 1927 (Age 84)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 468
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13858/1927 PATCH MARTHA H JOSEPH ELIZABETH CASINO
Marriage of a grandchildElwyn T VEARSOlive B KENNEDYView this family
about 1929 (Age 85)
Citation details: 17166/1929 VEARS ELWYN T KENNEDY OLIVE B BURWOOD
Death of a brotherPeter James DAVIS
February 3, 1931 (Age 87)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 294 and 508
Citation details: 4374/1931 DAVIS PETER J JOHN ELIZABETH M TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2
Death June 5, 193118:00 (Age 88)
Address: At his residence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 294
Citation details: 9507/1931 DAVIS JOSEPH JOHN ELIZABETH TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 468
Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1 at 468 has the DOD for Joseph as 5 June and this is the date registered in NSW BDMs.
Burial June 7, 1931 (2 days after death)
Cemetery: Dawson River General
Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2
Obituary June 10, 1931 (5 days after death)
Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2
Religion
Church of Christ

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: Windsor, , New South Wales, Australia
elder brother
John DAVIS
Birth: April 1, 1836 21 21Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 5, 1837Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder sister
17 months
elder sister
2 years
himself
3 years
younger brother
13 years
younger brother
1 year
younger brother
Family with Betsy NEWBY - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 26, 1866Chatham, , New South Wales, Australia
4 months
daughter
2 years
daughter
4 years
son
Cecil John DAVIS
Birth: about 1872 28 27Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1951Murwillumbah, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Demenor Ethel DAVIS
Birth: October 24, 1874 31 29Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1963Burwood, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Amelia Caroline DAVIS
Birth: May 5, 1877 34 32Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 18, 1958Auburn, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Louis Joseph DAVIS
Birth: February 6, 1880 37 35Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 5, 1935Coffs Harbour, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Mount Windlea DAVIS
Birth: about 1882 38 37Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1924Liverpool, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 294 and 468
BirthD - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: V1843482 44A/1843 DAVIS JOSEPH JOHN ELIZABETH
Text:

There is also this reference:

V18433183 34A/1843 DAVIS JOSEPH JOHN ELIZABETH

BirthNewspaper - The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate
Citation details: Saturday 9 June 1928, page 4
BirthObituary - Davis - Joseph
Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 2247/1866 DAVIS JOSEPH NEWBY BETSY MANNING RIVER
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 468
OccupationObituary - Davis - Joseph
Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2
OccupationObituary - Davis - Joseph
Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2
ResidenceDeath Certificate - Davis - Betsy
ResidenceObituary - Davis - Joseph
Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2
ResidenceObituary - Davis - Joseph
Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 294
DeathD - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 9507/1931 DAVIS JOSEPH JOHN ELIZABETH TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 468
DeathObituary - Davis - Joseph
Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2
BurialObituary - Davis - Joseph
Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2
ObituaryObituary - Davis - Joseph
Publication: The Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954) Wed 10 Jun 1931 Page 2