Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

William Henry SHOESMITHAge: 75 years18851960

Name
William Henry SHOESMITH
Given names
William Henry
Surname
SHOESMITH
Birth about 1885 27 24
Citation details: 22373/1885 SHOESMITH WILLIAM H WILLIAM H MARY J TAREE
Birth of a sisterMargaret Jane SHOESMITH
about 1889 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: 23312/1889 SHOESMITH MARGARET J WILLIAM H MARY J TAREE
Birth of a sisterElsie May SHOESMITH
about 1893 (Age 8 years)
Citation details: 34713/1893 SHOESMITH ELSIE M WILLIAM H MARY J TAREE
Death of a paternal grandmotherMargaret CASEY
October 9, 1896 (Age 11 years)
Citation details: 15388/1896 SHOESMITH MARGARET THOMAS UNKNOWN TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Shoesmith - Margaret
Shoesmith - Margaret

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Death of a maternal grandmotherRachael McGOWAN
September 10, 1901 (Age 16 years)
Citation details: 11487/1901 MCFADDEN RACHEL WILLIAM TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 707
Marriage of a siblingGeorge Thomas SHOESMITHKathleen Myra COLLINSView this family
about 1909 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 6108/1909 SHOESMITH GEORGE T COLLINS KATHLEEN M TAREE
Death of a paternal grandfatherGeorge SHOESMITH
March 28, 1910 (Age 25 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 son
#1
Maxwell SHOESMITH
between August 6, 1910 and August 8, 1910 (Age 25 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.
Death of a maternal grandfatherThomas McFADDEN
September 27, 1911 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 16584/1911 MCFADDEN THOMAS 81 YRS TAREE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 707
Marriage of a siblingGeorge NORTHAMMargaret Jane SHOESMITHView this family
about 1912 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 15913/1912 NORTHAM GEORGE SHOESMITH MARGARET J TAREE
MarriageElizabeth Maud GYLERView this family
about 1915 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: 13199/1915 SHOESMITH WILLIAM H GYLER ELIZABETH M TAREE
Birth of a son
#2
Fergus William SHOESMITH
about 1916 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: SHOESMITH FERGUS W 22206/1916 WILLIAM H ELIZABETH M TAREE
Birth of a son
#3
Beresford N SHOESMITH
about 1918 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: SHOESMITH BERESFORD N 7771/1918 WILLIAM H ELIZABETH M TAREE
Birth of a daughter
#4
Noela Elaine SHOESMITH
December 5, 1919 (Age 34 years)

Marriage of a siblingBenjamin WHATSONElsie May SHOESMITHView this family
about 1919 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 15671/1919 WHATSON BENJAMIN SHOESMITH ELSIE M TAREE
Birth of a daughter
#5
Brenda Ione SHOESMITH
April 14, 1923 (Age 38 years)
Death of a sisterMargaret Jane SHOESMITH
September 13, 1923 (Age 38 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 brotherGeorge Thomas SHOESMITH
October 25, 193002:00 (Age 45 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 brotherGeorge Thomas SHOESMITH
October 26, 1930 (Age 45 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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Residence 1930 (Age 45 years)
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
Death of a fatherWilliam Henry SHOESMITH
July 17, 1939 (Age 54 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
Marriage of a childFergus William SHOESMITHSylvia Olwen Maude WHATSONView this family
about 1942 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 25667/1942 SHOESMITH FERGUS WILLIAM WHATSON SYLVIA OLWEN MAUD TAREE
Death of a motherMary Jane McFADDEN
August 7, 1942 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 22870/1942 SHOESMITH MARY JANE THOMAS RACHAEL TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Shoesmith - William Henry and Mary Jane
Shoesmith - William Henry and Mary Jane

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Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1120
Death of a sisterElsie May SHOESMITH
about 1955 (Age 70 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8249/1955 WHATSON ELSIE MAY WILLIAM HENRY MARY JANE AUBURN
Death January 18, 1960 (Age 75 years)
Citation details: 5136/1960 SHOESMITH WILLIAM HENRY WILLIAM HENRY MARY JANE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1120
Burial
Address: Plot 67
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 Elizabeth Maud
Shoesmith - William Henry and Elizabeth Maud

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: August 30, 1882Wingham, , New South Wales, Australia
16 months
elder brother
3 years
himself
5 years
younger sister
Margaret Jane SHOESMITH
Birth: about 1889 31 28Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 13, 1923Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
younger sister
Elsie May SHOESMITH
Birth: about 1893 35 32Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1955Auburn, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Elizabeth Maud GYLER - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1915Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
-4 years
son
Australian Army CrestMaxwell SHOESMITH
Birth: between August 6, 1910 and August 8, 1910 25 20Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 22, 1980New South Wales, Australia
6 years
son
3 years
son
23 months
daughter
3 years
daughter
RAAF CrestBrenda Ione SHOESMITH
Birth: April 14, 1923 38 33Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 19, 1985New South Wales, Australia

BirthS - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 22373/1885 SHOESMITH WILLIAM H WILLIAM H MARY J TAREE
MarriageS - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 13199/1915 SHOESMITH WILLIAM H GYLER ELIZABETH M TAREE
ResidenceObituary - Shoesmith - George Thomas
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
DeathS - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 5136/1960 SHOESMITH WILLIAM HENRY WILLIAM HENRY MARY JANE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1120
DeathHeadstone - Shoesmith - William Henry and Elizabeth Maud
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