Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Eliza Jane KERRAge: 34 years18771912

Name
Eliza Jane KERR
Given names
Eliza Jane
Surname
KERR
Married name
Eliza Jane UNICOMB
Birth March 25, 1877 29 18
Address: Fire Fly Creek
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Birth of a sisterMary Ann KERR
about 1878 (Age 9 months)
Citation details: 15978/1878 KERR MARY ANN JOHN HARRIET MARY MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Birth of a brotherThomas John KERR
about 1880 (Age 2 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 17806/1880 KERR THOMAS JOHN JOHN HARIETT MARY MANNING RIVER
Birth of a sisterIsabella Matilda “Bella” KERR
about 1881 (Age 3 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 17683/1881 KERR ISABELLA M JOHN HARRIET M WINGHAM
Birth of a brotherRobert William KERR
August 29, 1883 (Age 6 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 19995/1883 KERR ROBERT W JOHN HARRIET M WINGHAM
Birth of a brotherAlfred Henry KERR
May 15, 1885 (Age 8 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 22250/1885 KERR ALFRED H JOHN HARRIET M TAREE
Birth of a brotherHerbert George KERR
October 28, 1887 (Age 10 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 23884/1887 KERR HERBERT G JOHN HARRIET M TAREE
Birth of a brotherArthur Rayner “Mick” KERR
July 21, 1889 (Age 12 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 23219/1889 KERR ARTHUR JOHN HARRIET M TAREE
Birth of a sisterElsie Myrtle KERR
July 23, 1891 (Age 14 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 34213/1891 KERR ELSIE M JOHN HARRIET M TAREE
Birth of a sisterHarriet Maude KERR
June 12, 1893 (Age 16 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 34832/1893 KERR HARRIET M JOHN HARRIET M TAREE
Birth of a sisterRuby Stella KERR
about 1895 (Age 17 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 37194/1895 KERR RUBY S JOHN HARRIET M TAREE
Birth of a brotherJames Alfred Lattimore KERR
about 1896 (Age 18 years)
Citation details: 1 June 2011
Text:

In part:

"Jim ( another son - can't find him in your list) was at Gallipoli."

Citation details: 7842/1896 KERR JAMES A L MARY A TAREE
Citation details: 1 August 2011
Text:

James was born at Tinonee and the Kerr family, after they went to live at Highfields near Kyogle, continued to consider James their son. Whilst James and Ruby were much the same age they were considered twins.

Note: Raised as a son by his grand parents. Stated that he was 19 years old at the time of enlistment into the Australian Army in 1914.
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn RILEY
September 13, 1897 (Age 20 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 178
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9852/1897 RILEY JOHN PATRICK BRIDGET TAREE
Birth of a brotherCyril Austin KERR
June 11, 1898 (Age 21 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 25940/1898 KERR CYRIL A JOHN HARRIET M TAREE
Marriage of a siblingWilliam George WHATSONMary Ann KERRView this family
June 21, 1899 (Age 22 years)
Address: In Mary's family's house.
Citation details: 20119/1941 WHATSON WILLIAM GEORGE HENRY WILLIAM RHODA ANN TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 78
Citation details: 16 June 2012
Text:

In part:

"Mary Kerr was married to William G. Whatson " in the house of John Kerr" on Mitchells Is."

Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Ann CANN
December 3, 1899 (Age 22 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
Death of a paternal grandmotherSarah RAYNOR
January 18, 1900 (Age 22 years)
Address: Firefly Creek
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 281
Citation details: 7 March 2012
Text:

In part:

"My husband's family tree is Raynor-Kerr- Harris- Spike-Pearson-McLachlan. On your Mid North Coast website you asked the following:-

Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has the DOD for Sarah as 18 January 1900. Whilst the Kerr Family document as her DOD as 15 May 1872. Can anyone help here please.

I can....

According to the Death Registered in NSW.. Sarah Kerr died on 18th January, 1900 at Firefly Creek, NSW Registration No: 3472."

Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3472/1900 KERR SARAH WILLIAM STROUD
MarriageFrederick UNICOMBView this family
May 16, 1900 (Age 23 years)
Citation details: 4792/1900 UNICOMB FREDERICK KERR ELIZA J TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120 and 522
Birth of a sisterMelvie Lillian KERR
about 1900 (Age 22 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Citation details: 31284/1903 KERR MELVIE L JOHN HARRIET M LISMORE
Birth of a daughter
#1
Olga L UNICOMB
about 1901 (Age 23 years)
Citation details: 17173/1901 UNICOMB OLGA I FREDERICK ELIZA J TAREE
Birth of a brotherJohn William KERR
about 1902 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 19666/1902 KERR JOHN W THOMAS J ADA M BALLINA
Marriage of a siblingThomas John KERRAda May RYANView this family
about 1902 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 1500/1902 KERR THOMAS J RYAN ADA M LISMORE
Marriage of a siblingWilliam McNAUGHTONIsabella Matilda “Bella” KERRView this family
about 1902 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 9425/1902 MCNAUGHTON WILLIAM KERR ISABELL LISMORE
Birth of a child
#2
Luna B UNICOMB
about 1903 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: 16540/1903 UNICOMB LUNA B FREDERICK ELIZA J TAREE
Birth of a brotherRaymond Leonard KERR
about 1904 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 9942/1904 KERR RAYMOND L THOMAS J ADA M BALLINA
Birth of a son
#3
Frederick K UNICOMB
about 1906 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 8256/1906 UNICOMB FREDERICK K FREDERICK ELIZA J TAREE
Birth of a sisterJean Isabel M KERR
about 1907 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 32551/1907 KERR JEAN I M THOMAS J ADA M BALLINA
Birth of a son
#4
Albert G UNICOMB
about 1908 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: 30043/1908 UNICOMB ALBERT G FREDERICK ELIZA J TAREE
Birth of a sisterAda M KERR
about 1910 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: 25051/1910 KERR ADA M THOMAS J ADA M CASINO
Death March 22, 1912 (Age 34 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7937/1912 UNICOMB ELIZA J JOHN HARRIETT M TAREE
Burial
Address: Methodist portion
Cemetery: Coopernook General
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
Unicomb - Eliza Jane and May Henrietta and Fred
Unicomb - Eliza Jane and May Henrietta and Fred

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

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: February 4, 1875Cape Hawke, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
herself
21 months
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
Robert William KERR
Birth: August 29, 1883 35 24Wallamba River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 10, 1954Kyogle, , New South Wales, Australia
21 months
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
Kerr - Herbert GeorgeHerbert George KERR
Birth: October 28, 1887 39 28Wallamba River, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 28, 1950Kyogle, , New South Wales, Australia
21 months
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
Elsie Myrtle KERR
Birth: July 23, 1891 43 32Burrell Creek, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 1917Murwillumbah, , New South Wales, Australia
23 months
younger sister
Harriet Maude KERR
Birth: June 12, 1893 45 34Burrell Creek, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 4, 1919Kyogle, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
James Alfred Lattimore KERR
Birth: about 1896Tinonee, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 17, 1972Casino, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
Australian Army CrestCyril Austin KERR
Birth: June 11, 1898 50 39Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 10, 1918France
3 years
younger sister
Melvie Lillian KERR
Birth: about 1900 51 40Lismore, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 12, 1975Brighton, , Queensland, Australia
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
Family with Frederick UNICOMB - View this family
husband
Frederick UNICOMB
Birth: between August 31, 1879 and October 31, 1879 39 37Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 18, 1966Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
herself
Marriage: May 16, 1900Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
20 months
daughter
3 years
child
4 years
son
3 years
son
Frederick UNICOMB + May Henrietta DYSON - View this family
husband
Frederick UNICOMB
Birth: between August 31, 1879 and October 31, 1879 39 37Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 18, 1966Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
husband’s wife
May Henrietta DYSON
Birth: about 1896Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 10, 1954Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: January 10, 1925Marrickville, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 4792/1900 UNICOMB FREDERICK KERR ELIZA J TAREE
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120 and 522
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7937/1912 UNICOMB ELIZA J JOHN HARRIETT M TAREE
BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 120