Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

William Henry SHOESMITHAge: 81 years18581939

Name
William Henry SHOESMITH
Given names
William Henry
Surname
SHOESMITH
Birth about 1858 21 27
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1119 and 1120
Citation details: 11688/1858 SHOESMITH WILLIAM H GEORGE MARGARET RAYMOND TERRACE
Birth of a sisterAdah SHOESMITH
about 1859 (Age 12 months)
Citation details: 13907/1859 SHOESMITH ADAH GEORGE MARGARET WINGHAM
Birth of a sisterMargaret SHOESMITH
about 1861 (Age 3 years)
Citation details: 8516/1861 SHOESMITH MARGARET GEORGE MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherGeorge SHOESMITH
about 1863 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: 8786/1863 SHOESMITH GEORGE GEORGE MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Birth of a sisterRosanna J SHOESMITH
about 1864 (Age 6 years)
Citation details: 9779/1864 SHOESMITH ROSANNA J GEORGE MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Death of a brotherGeorge SHOESMITH
about 1865 (Age 7 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4222/1865 SHOESMITH GEORGE GEORGE MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Birth of a sisterLouisa SHOESMITH
about 1867 (Age 9 years)
Citation details: 10719/1867 SHOESMITH LOUISA GEORGE MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Birth of a sisterIsabella SHOESMITH
about 1868 (Age 10 years)
Citation details: 11009/1868 SHOESMITH ISABELLA GEORGE MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Death of a paternal grandmotherHarriet DRURY
February 4, 1869 (Age 11 years)
Citation details: 4268/1869 SHOESMITH HARRIET EDWARD MARY MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 733
Citation details: 25 April 2011
Text:

In part:

"died 4 Feb 1869 Jones Island"

Burial of a paternal grandmotherHarriet DRURY
February 6, 1869 (Age 11 years)
Address: Unmarked
Cemetery: Mitchells Island General
Religion: Methodist
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 733
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc,Taree, 2007
Note: Descendants believe she is buried here.
Birth of a sisterHarriet SHOESMITH
November 21, 1870 (Age 12 years)
Citation details: 11905/1871 SHOESMITH HARRIET GEORGE MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1119
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has the birth day of Harriett as the 13th.
Birth of a sisterHannah SHOESMITH
September 1872 (Age 14 years)
Citation details: 12715/1872 SHOESMITH HANNAH GEORGE MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1119
Birth of a sisterNaomi SHOESMITH
about 1875 (Age 17 years)
Citation details: 14198/1875 SHOESMITH NAOMI GEORGE MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Marriage of a siblingJohn Henry DOSEMary Ann SHOESMITHView this family
about 1875 (Age 17 years)
Citation details: 971/1875 DOSE JOHN HENRY SHOESMITH MARY ANN SYDNEY
Birth of a sisterElizabeth SHOESMITH
about 1878 (Age 20 years)
Citation details: 15867/1878 SHOESMITH ELIZABETH GEORGE MARGARET MANNING RIVER
MarriageMary Jane McFADDENView this family
August 30, 1882 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 4816/1882 SHOESMITH WILLIAM HENRY MCFADDEN MARY JANE WINGHAM
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1119 and 1120
Birth of a brotherHenry GILL
December 7, 1882 (Age 24 years)
Shoesmith - Henry and Mary
Shoesmith - Henry and Mary

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Citation details: GILL HENRY 19800/1883  ISABELLA WINGHAM
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: The headstone for Henry is inscribed that he was 76 years of age at the time of his death in 1958.
Marriage of a siblingWilliam BENFIELDAdah SHOESMITHView this family
about 1882 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 498/1882 BENFIELD WILLIAM SHOESMITH ADA SYDNEY
Birth of a son
#1
George Thomas SHOESMITH
about 1883 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: 19773/1883 SHOESMITH GEORGE THOMAS WILLIAM HENRY MARY JANE WINGHAM
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Wednesday 29 October 1930, page 5
Marriage of a siblingHector GOLLANMargaret SHOESMITHView this family
July 5, 1883 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: 1047/1883 GOLLAN HECTOR SHOESMITH MARGARET SYDNEY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1229
Marriage of a siblingDonald KENNEDYLouisa SHOESMITHView this family
about 1884 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 2035/1884 KENNEDY DONALD SHOESMITH LOUISA BALMAIN
Birth of a son
#2
William Henry SHOESMITH
about 1885 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 22373/1885 SHOESMITH WILLIAM H WILLIAM H MARY J TAREE
Death of a sisterMary Ann SHOESMITH
June 4, 1886 (Age 28 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 2417/1886 DOSE MARY A GEORGE MARGARET BALMAIN
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1119
Birth of a daughter
#3
Margaret Jane SHOESMITH
about 1889 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 23312/1889 SHOESMITH MARGARET J WILLIAM H MARY J TAREE
Marriage of a siblingCaptain Kenneth John McRAEIsabella SHOESMITHView this family
about 1889 (Age 31 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 948
Citation details: 1234/1889 MACRAE KENNETH SHOESMITH ISABELLA SYDNEY
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Alexander McDONALDHarriet SHOESMITHView this family
about 1891 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 7552/1891 MCDONALD WILLIAM A SHOESMITH HARRIET TAREE
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam SHOESMITH
January 5, 1891 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: 14317/1891 SHOESMITH WILLIAM JOHN UNKNOWN TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 733
Birth of a daughter
#4
Elsie May SHOESMITH
about 1893 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 34713/1893 SHOESMITH ELSIE M WILLIAM H MARY J TAREE
Marriage of a siblingAlpheus Frederick ROSEHannah SHOESMITHView this family
about 1895 (Age 37 years)
Marriage of a siblingGeorge Thomas CLERKENaomi SHOESMITHView this family
May 13, 1896 (Age 38 years)
Address: At the home of Captain Gollan
Citation details: 3962/1896 CLERKE GEORGE T SHOESMITH NAOMI TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1247
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1894 - 1954
Citation details: 17 April 1942, page 4
Clerke - George Thomas - Obituary
Clerke - George Thomas - Obituary

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Death of a motherMargaret CASEY
October 9, 1896 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: 15388/1896 SHOESMITH MARGARET THOMAS UNKNOWN TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Shoesmith - Margaret
Shoesmith - Margaret

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Marriage of a siblingAlfred William TEMPLETONElizabeth SHOESMITHView this family
about 1899 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: 6695/1899 TEMPLETON ALFRED SHOESMITH ELIZABETH TAREE
Marriage of a siblingHenry GILLMary JOBSONView this family
May 26, 1903 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: 4604/1903 SHOESMITH HENRY JOBSON MARY TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a childGeorge Thomas SHOESMITHKathleen Myra COLLINSView this family
about 1909 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: 6108/1909 SHOESMITH GEORGE T COLLINS KATHLEEN M TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#1
Reginald Rex SHOESMITH
about 1910 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: SHOESMITH REGINALD R 9280/1910 GEORGE T KATHLEEN M TAREE
Publication: Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954), Wednesday 6 July 1932, page 2
Death of a fatherGeorge SHOESMITH
March 28, 1910 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: 7247/1910 SHOESMITH GEORGE WILLIAM HARRIETT TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 733
Birth of a grandson
#2
Maxwell SHOESMITH
between August 6, 1910 and August 8, 1910 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: SHOESMITH MAXWELL 22164/1916 WILLIAM H ELIZABETH M TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: There are two entries in the birth index with the same reference number. One registers the birth of Maxwell on the 6th and the other registers the birth on the 8th in 1910. The birth appears to have been registered in 1916 some six years after the event. Maxwell may have been a child of Elizabeth before her marriage to William in 1915. The military service record for Maxwell has his DOB as the 6th of August 1912.
Birth of a grandson
#3
Lynton Wilfred SHOESMITH
about 1911 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: SHOESMITH LYNTON W 46097/1911 GEORGE T KATHLEEN M TAREE
Marriage of a childGeorge NORTHAMMargaret Jane SHOESMITHView this family
about 1912 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 15913/1912 NORTHAM GEORGE SHOESMITH MARGARET J TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Myra H SHOESMITH
about 1915 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: SHOESMITH MYRA H 49741/1915 GEORGE T KATHLEEN M TAREE
Marriage of a childWilliam Henry SHOESMITHElizabeth Maud GYLERView this family
about 1915 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 13199/1915 SHOESMITH WILLIAM H GYLER ELIZABETH M TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#5
Fergus William SHOESMITH
about 1916 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: SHOESMITH FERGUS W 22206/1916 WILLIAM H ELIZABETH M TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#6
Lloyd George SHOESMITH
December 1, 1917 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: SHOESMITH LLOYD G 49654/1917 GEORGE T KATHLEEN M TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#7
Beresford N SHOESMITH
about 1918 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: SHOESMITH BERESFORD N 7771/1918 WILLIAM H ELIZABETH M TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Noela Elaine SHOESMITH
December 5, 1919 (Age 61 years)

Marriage of a childBenjamin WHATSONElsie May SHOESMITHView this family
about 1919 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 15671/1919 WHATSON BENJAMIN SHOESMITH ELSIE M TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Brenda Ione SHOESMITH
April 14, 1923 (Age 65 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Dora Melvie SHOESMITH
July 11, 1923 (Age 65 years)

Death of a daughterMargaret Jane SHOESMITH
September 13, 1923 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 15735/1923 NORTHAM MARGARET J WILLIAM H MARGARET J TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1120
Death of a sisterMargaret SHOESMITH
June 30, 193013:30 (Age 72 years)
Citation details: 10476/1930 GOLLAN MARGARET GEORGE MARGARET TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1119 and 1228
Publication: Newspaper; Taree; NSW; 1898 - 1954
Citation details: Wednesday 2 July 1930, page 2
Gollan - Margaret - Obituary
Gollan - Margaret - Obituary

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Burial of a sisterMargaret SHOESMITH
July 1, 1930 (Age 72 years)
Cemetery: Tinonee General
Religion: Presbyterian
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1119
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Wednesday 2 July 1930, page 2
Gollan - Hector and Margaret
Gollan - Hector and Margaret

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Death of a sonGeorge Thomas SHOESMITH
October 25, 193002:00 (Age 72 years)
Address: At his home
Cause: From injuries sustained from being bashed in Sydney during the timber strike
Citation details: 20257/1930 SHOESMITH GEORGE T WILLIAM H MARY J TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1120
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Wednesday 29 October 1930, page 5
Burial of a sonGeorge Thomas SHOESMITH
October 26, 1930 (Age 72 years)
Address: Row 70 Plot 75
Cemetery: Scotts Creek Anglican
Religion: Anglican
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc,Taree, 2007
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Wednesday 29 October 1930, page 5
Shoesmith - George Thomas
Shoesmith - George Thomas

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Death of a grandsonReginald Rex SHOESMITH
July 1, 1932 (Age 74 years)
Address: Manning River District Hospital
Citation details: SHOESMITH REGINALD R 15952/1932 GEORGE KATHLEEN M TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954), Wednesday 6 July 1932, page 2
Burial of a grandsonReginald Rex SHOESMITH
July 3, 1932 (Age 74 years)
Address: Row 69 plot 77
Cemetery: Scotts Creek Anglican
Publication: Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954), Wednesday 6 July 1932, page 2
Shoesmith - Rex
Shoesmith - Rex

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Death of a sisterHannah SHOESMITH
August 5, 1934 (Age 76 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 16318/1934 ROSE HANNAH GEORGE MARGARET TAREE
Rose - Hannah and Alpheus Frederick
Rose - Hannah and Alpheus Frederick

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Death July 17, 1939 (Age 81 years)
Citation details: 17837/1939 SHOESMITH WILLIAM HENRY GEORGE MARGARET TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1119 and 1120
Burial
Address: Plot 65
Cemetery: Mitchells Island General
Religion: Anglican
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1120
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc,Taree, 2007
Shoesmith - William Henry and Mary Jane
Shoesmith - William Henry and Mary Jane

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: January 14, 1856New South Wales, Australia
1 year
elder sister
3 years
himself
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
George SHOESMITH
Birth: about 1863 26 32Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1865Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
Rosanna J SHOESMITH
Birth: about 1864 27 33Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death:
4 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
22 months
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Naomi SHOESMITH
Birth: about 1875 38 44Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 11, 1961Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
5 years
younger brother
Family with Mary Jane McFADDEN - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: August 30, 1882Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
16 months
son
3 years
son
5 years
daughter
Margaret Jane SHOESMITH
Birth: about 1889 31 28Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 13, 1923Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
daughter
Elsie May SHOESMITH
Birth: about 1893 35 32Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1955Auburn, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1119 and 1120
BirthS - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 11688/1858 SHOESMITH WILLIAM H GEORGE MARGARET RAYMOND TERRACE
MarriageS - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 4816/1882 SHOESMITH WILLIAM HENRY MCFADDEN MARY JANE WINGHAM
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1119 and 1120
DeathHeadstone - Shoesmith - William Henry and Mary Jane
DeathS - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 17837/1939 SHOESMITH WILLIAM HENRY GEORGE MARGARET TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1119 and 1120
BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1120
BurialOxley Island, Mitchell's Island Scott's Creek Cemeteries - Burial Records
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc,Taree, 2007