Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Matilda SEARLEAge: 68 years18451914

Name
Matilda SEARLE
Given names
Matilda
Surname
SEARLE
Married name
Matilda RILEY
Married name
Matilda REID
Birth August 8, 1845 39 44
Address: Tregolden, Bootoowa
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 149 and 270
Citation details: V18451193 49/1845 SEARLE MATILDA ROBERT MARY
Marriage of parentsRobert SEARLEMary HOSEGOODView this family
Type: Religious marriage
November 10, 1846 (Age 15 months)
Address: Church of England
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 149
Citation details: V1846574 31C/1846 SEARLE ROBERT CANN MARY CK
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V1846228 44B/1846 SEARLE ROBERT CANN MARY CK

Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Marriages 1810 - 1851
Note: Marriage had been approved by the Revd. G. K. Rusden in Maitland.
Marriage of a half-siblingCharles Richard JOSEPHEmmeline “Emma” CHAPMANView this family
Type: Religious marriage
December 21, 1847 (Age 2 years)
Address: Church of England Althorpe, Brougham, Invermain, Rowan
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 305
Citation details: V1847508 32C/1847 JOSEPH CHARLES R CHAPMAN EMMA NM
Marriage of a half-siblingFrancis DENNISSusannah CANNView this family
Type: Religious marriage
October 30, 1848 (Age 3 years)
Address: Church of England
Citation details: V1848531 33B/1848 DENNES FRANCIS CANN SUSANNA CK
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 85
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 904
Marriage of a half-siblingJohn Don STIRLINGFrances CANNView this family
November 16, 1848 (Age 3 years)
Citation details: V1848532 33B/1848 STIRLING JOHN CANN FRANCES CK
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V1848236 44B/1848 STIRLING JOHN CANN FRANCES CK

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 114
Marriage of a half-siblingThomas SMITHAnn CHAPMANView this family
Type: Religious marriage
June 11, 1850 (Age 4 years)
Address: Tregolden
Religion: Church of England
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 305 and 351
Citation details: 579/1850 V1850579 36B SMITH THOMAS CHAPMAN ANN CK
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 501
Note: Their marriage registration index entry indicates that they were married at St. Thomas' in Port Macquarie.
Marriage of a half-siblingJohn RILEYMary Ann CANNView this family
November 28, 1853 (Age 8 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 178
Marriage of a half-siblingWilliam CHAPMANCatherine SKERRETTView this family
Type: Religious marriage
September 21, 1855 (Age 10 years)
Address: Anglican Port Macquarie
Citation details: V1855516 43B/1855 CHAPMAN WILLIAM SKERRETT CATHERINE CK
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V1855310 44B/1855 CHAPMAN WILLIAM SKERRETT CATHERINE CK

Death of a half-sisterSusannah CANN
November 2, 1855 (Age 10 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 85
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 904
Marriage of a half-siblingHenry CANNMargaret Julia SKERRETTView this family
Type: Religious marriage
December 10, 1855 (Age 10 years)
Address: At "Tregolden", according to the rites of the Church of England.
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 85
Citation details: V1855519 43B/1855 CANN HENRY SKERRETT MARAGRET J CK
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V1855313 44B/1855 CANN HENRY SKERRETT MARGARET J CK

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 724
Marriage of a half-siblingJohn Henry JOBSONAnn CHAPMANView this family
Type: Religious marriage
January 19, 1856 (Age 10 years)
Address: Presbyterian "Tregolden"
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 615
Citation details: V1856582 82/1856 JOBSON JOHN SMITH ANN PZ
Religious marriageWilliam REIDView this family
January 18, 1864 (Age 18 years)
Address: St. John's Church of England
Citation details: 2229/1864 RILEY WILLIAM SEARLE MATILDA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 149 and 270
Marriage Certificate - Reid - William and Searle - Matilda
Marriage Certificate - Reid - William and Searle - Matilda

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

Marriage of a siblingThomas Robert SEARLEFrances Margaret CLERKINView this family
April 12, 1864 (Age 18 years)
Address: At "Tregolden".
Citation details: 2234/1864 SEARLE THOMAS R CLERKEN FRANCES MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 149
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1021
Birth of a daughter
#1
Mary Jane RILEY
November 4, 1864 (Age 19 years)
Citation details: 9775/1864 RILEY MARY J WILLIAM MATILDA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 270
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1122
Birth of a son
#2
Robert Searle RILEY
July 29, 1868 (Age 22 years)
Address: Tregolden
Citation details: 10979/1868 RILEY ROBERT S WILLIAM MATILDA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 270
Death of a motherMary HOSEGOOD
January 25, 1869 (Age 23 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 305
Birth of a daughter
#3
Eveleen May RILEY
about 1873 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 14562/1873 RILEY EVELEEN MAY WILLIAM JANE MATILDA GULGONG
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 270
Birth of a son
#4
William Thomas REID
June 19, 1875 (Age 29 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 270
Citation details: 21733/1875 REID WILLIAM THOMAS WILLIAM MATILDA WOLLOMBI
Marriage of a childRobert KERRMary Jane RILEYView this family
September 7, 1885 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: 5276/1885 KERR ROBERT RILEY MARY JANE TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1122
Riley - Mary Jane - Wedding Dress
Riley - Mary Jane - Wedding Dress

Note: Image kindly provided by Karen Jackson.
Note: Wedding dress of Mary Jane Reid/Reed[/Riley] who married Robert Kerr. This is on the Australian Dress Register and in the Manning River Museum.

Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Mildred Ethel KERR
September 19, 1887 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: 23850/1887 KERR MILDRED E ROBERT MARY J TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1122
Birth of a grandson
#2
Victor William “Johnny” KERR
May 7, 1889 (Age 43 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1122
Citation details: 23104/1889 KERR VICTOR W ROBERT MARY I TAREE
Death of a fatherRobert SEARLE
January 13, 1890 (Age 44 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 149
Citation details: 12451/1890 SEARLE ROBERT ELIZABETH TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Hilda Pearl KERR
about 1891 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: 34112/1891 KERR HILDA P ROBERT MARY J TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#4
Robert Clive KERR
December 2, 1892 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: 34647/1893 KERR ROBERT C ROBERT MARY J TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1122
Death of a half-sisterAnn CHAPMAN
September 30, 1893 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: 14102/1893 JOBSON ANN WILLIAM UNKNOWN TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Amy CoraL KERR
December 23, 1894 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: 7797/1895 KERR AMY C ROBERT MARY J STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1122
Marriage of a childEbenezer BROWNEveleen May RILEYView this family
about 1894 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: 3987/1894 BROWN EBENEZER RILEY EVELYN M GULGONG
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 270
Marriage of a childRobert Searle RILEYCatherine SUTERView this family
May 29, 1895 (Age 49 years)
Address: Wallamba River
Citation details: 3885/1895 RILEY ROBERT S SUTER CATHERINE STROUD
Citation details: Family Tree of eswe2
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Matilda Vera RILEY
about 1896 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 25848/1896 RILEY MATILDA V ROBERT S CATHERINE STROUD
Death of a half-sisterFrances CANN
November 5, 1896 (Age 51 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 85 and 114
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13945/1896 STIRLING FRANCES UNKNOWN UNKNOWN LEICHHARDT
Birth of a grandson
#7
Clarence Michael KERR
about 1897 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: 26227/1897 KERR CLARENCE M ROBERT MARY J STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#8
Thomas F KERR
about 1898 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: 34828/1898 KERR THOMAS F ROBERT MAY J STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#9
Geoffrey Lee RILEY
August 27, 1898 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 31858/1898 RILEY GEOFFERY L ROBERT S CATHERINE MACKSVILLE
Citation details: Family Tree of Loretta Reid.
Death of a grandsonThomas F KERR
about 1898 (Age 52 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 16063/1898 KERR THOMAS F ROBERT MARY J STROUD
Death of a half-sisterMary Ann CANN
December 3, 1899 (Age 54 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 178
Citation details: 15346/1899 RILEY MARY A JAMES MARY TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Stella Ray RILEY
about 1900 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 13884/1900 RILEY STELLA R ROBERT S CATHERINE MACKSVILLE
Birth of a grandson
#11
Leslie V RILEY
about 1901 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 33012/1901 RILEY LESLIE V ROBERT S CATHERINE MACKSVILLE
Death of a half-brotherHenry CANN
August 3, 1901 (Age 55 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 85
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11921/1901 CANN HENRY WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 721
Birth of a grandson
#12
George Robert KERR
about 1902 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: 16860/1902 KERR GEORGE R ROBERT MARY J STROUD
Death of a grandsonGeorge Robert KERR
January 4, 1903 (Age 57 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1122
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3800/1903 KERR GEORGE R ROBERT MARY J STROUD
Birth of a granddaughter
#13
Matilda Claire KERR
about 1904 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: 16864/1904 KERR MATILDA C ROBERT MARY J STROUD
Death of a half-brotherWilliam CHAPMAN
September 24, 1904 (Age 59 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 305
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 15372/1904 CHAPMAN WILLIAM WILLIAM MARY WINGHAM
Birth of a grandson
#14
Norman A RILEY
about 1905 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: 4325/1905 RILEY NORMAN A ROBERT S CATHERINE KEMPSEY
Death of a sonWilliam Thomas REID
about 1907 (Age 61 years)
Address: Bong Bong Creek
Cause: Drowned
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 270
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13682/1907 RILEY WILLIAM T WILLIAM MATILDA GRAFTON
Citation details: Family Tree of Loretta Reid
Marriage of a siblingThomas Robert SEARLEEliza A M PLUNKETTView this family
about 1908 (Age 62 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1021
Citation details: 6080/1908 SEARLE THOMAS R MEARS ELIZA TAREE
Death of a husbandWilliam REID
about July 14, 1909 (Age 63 years)
Cause: Not known
Publication: .jpg file attached to email of 24 January 2011.
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 270
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9644/1909 RILEY WILLIAM PATRICK BRIDGET KEMPSEY
Death Certificate - Riley - William
Death Certificate - Riley - William

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

Note: Coronial Inquest by Edmond A T Pery, Coroner, Kempsey stated that William was "found dead without any marks of violence appearing on his body, but not sufficient evidence to show cause of death."
Burial of a husbandWilliam REID
July 17, 1909 (Age 63 years)
Address: Church of England portion.
Cemetery: Kempsey West General
Death Certificate - Riley - William
Death Certificate - Riley - William

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

Marriage of a grandchildAlbert J SMALLMildred Ethel KERRView this family
about 1912 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: 7451/1912 SMALL ALBERT J KERR MILDRED E STROUD
Death of a brotherThomas Robert SEARLE
December 6, 1913 (Age 68 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 149
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 18570/1913 SEARLE THOMAS R ROBERT MARY TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1021
Marriage of a grandchildLyle EVERINGHAMHilda Pearl KERRView this family
about 1914 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: 12459/1914 EVERINGHAM LYELL KERR HILDA P STROUD
Death March 26, 1914 (Age 68 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 149 and 270
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9227/1914 RILEY MATILDA ROBERT MARY STROUD
Burial
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 270
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 10, 1846Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
-4 years
elder brother
3 years
herself
Father’s family with Ann HARRIS - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: before 1832England, United Kingdom
Mother’s family with William CHAPMAN - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: January 5, 1824Hexham, , New South Wales, Australia
4 months
half-sister
18 months
half-sister
15 months
half-brother
Mother’s family with James CANN - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: February 21, 1829Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
-5 months
half-sister
22 months
half-sister
3 years
half-brother
14 months
half-sister
Family with William REID - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: January 18, 1864Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
10 months
daughter
4 years
son
5 years
daughter
3 years
son
William Thomas REID
Birth: June 19, 1875 34 29Wallamba River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1907Grafton, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 149 and 270
BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: V18451193 49/1845 SEARLE MATILDA ROBERT MARY
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 2229/1864 RILEY WILLIAM SEARLE MATILDA MANNING RIVER
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 149 and 270
MarriageMarriage Certificate - Reid - William and Searle - Matilda
Marriage Certificate - Reid - William and Searle - Matilda
Marriage Certificate - Reid - William and Searle - Matilda

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.

DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 149 and 270
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9227/1914 RILEY MATILDA ROBERT MARY STROUD
BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 270